CBJ Will Soon Relocate to 321 Gilmer Street
Jun29

CBJ Will Soon Relocate to 321 Gilmer Street

CBJ, a screen print and embroidery business with locations in Windsor Plaza Shopping Center and on Hillcrest Drive, will relocate to 321 Gilmer Street into a building that formerly housed “Brickhouse Yoga”. The business will no longer be split between two different locations enabling the small businesses to better serve customers in Sulphur Springs and surrounding towns. The business was opened by CBJ owner Ronnie...

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SBA Federal Disaster Loan for NonFarm Northeast Texas Businesses
Jun26

SBA Federal Disaster Loan for NonFarm Northeast Texas Businesses

Director Tanya N. Garfield of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Disaster Field Operations Center – West today reminded Texas small, nonfarm businesses in Delta, Franklin, Hopkins, Hunt, Rains and Wood counties of the July 27, 2015, deadline to apply for an SBA federal disaster loan for economic injury. These low-interest loans are to offset economic losses because of reduced revenues caused by the drought in Hopkins...

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Local Developers Breathe New Life into Old Building
Jun25

Local Developers Breathe New Life into Old Building

  If you have driven by the old KFC building lately, you probably have seen a LOT of activity.  KSST News stopped by and talked with Michael Churchman, one of the new owners of the old Kentucky Fried Chicken building on the North side of I-30 next to Holiday Inn Express.  Mr. Churchman and two other partners, Abel Austin and Chris Penny, purchased the building back in February with plans only to remodel and lease or sell the...

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Work toward Your Own Financial Independence Day
Jun19

Work toward Your Own Financial Independence Day

It’s almost the Fourth of July — time for fireworks, picnics and a reflection on all the liberties we possess in this country. But if you’re going to enjoy the freedom to do the things you want, especially during your retirement years, you’ll want to take the steps necessary to achieve your own “Financial Independence Day.” Here are a few suggestions for helping you reach that goal: Liberate yourself from debt. For most of us, a...

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2015 Red, White and Blue Extravaganza
Jun19

2015 Red, White and Blue Extravaganza

Tom Sellers, President of Alliance Bank and sponsor of the Independence Day Concert visited KSST to invite the entire community to the free once-a-year event. The 2015 red, white and blue extravaganza will be held on Saturday June 27 at 8pm on Celebration Plaza. In addition to the orchestra performance, a huge fireworks display is also planned. It’a a free event and a gift to the families of the community. The event will be...

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Guaranty Bank & Trust Expands to Rockwall County
Jun05

Guaranty Bank & Trust Expands to Rockwall County

MOUNT PLEASANT, Texas, June 2, 2015 – Guaranty Bancshares, Inc, parent company of Guaranty Bank & Trust (Guaranty), announces the signing of a lease for space in the Texas Centre located at 2255 Ridge Road, Suite 150 to operate a full service banking center. The multi-story property allows Guaranty to further extend its presence from Northeast Texas into Rockwall. Ty Abston, Chairman of the Board and CEO of Guaranty, said,...

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Chamber Connection May 28, 2015 by Meredith Caddell
May28

Chamber Connection May 28, 2015 by Meredith Caddell

Texas State Champion Homemade Ice Cream Freeze-Off-Saturday, June 13th! Get your forms in Now!!! Entry forms are available for the 14th Annual Texas State Champion Homemade Ice Cream Freeze-Off at the Chamber of Commerce office at 300 Connally Street. The event will take place on Saturday, June 13th at 4:00pm at the Civic Center! Prizes are awarded in three categories: Little Dips (Ages 6-12), Big Dips (Ages 13 and Older) and Super...

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Travel Time RV – Weathered the Storms and Ready for Grand Opening
May28

Travel Time RV – Weathered the Storms and Ready for Grand Opening

Travel Time RV here in Sulphur Springs suffered minor sign damage during the recent Memorial Day storm.  But a damaged sign won’t deter them from providing RV sales and service. Kyle Springer, Internet, Sales & Finance Manager assures that no RV’s were damaged during the recent storm. The original March date for the Grand Opening was postponed due to an ice storm. However the show must go on and the Grand Opening...

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Cub Cadet Remains Open During Repairs
May26

Cub Cadet Remains Open During Repairs

The Cub Cadet Store in Sulphur Springs sustained a considerable amount of roof damage during the Memorial Day Storm that blew through on Monday.  KSST News spoke with owner, Mickey Pegg, who considered himself lucky considering all of the damage sustained just across the street at the Sulphur Springs Airport.  As this is normally his busiest time of year, he will remain open as they repair some of the roof damage.  Luckily, none of...

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