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BackStory Brewery Opened Friday
Jul14

BackStory Brewery Opened Friday

A $1.8 million investment for by owner is now open. East Texas’ newest craft brewery, BackStory Brewery, is now open for business in the old Ice House at 211 Magnolia, Sulphur Springs, serving craft beers on tap. Friday evening, July 13th, one glitch in the Grand Opening did not hamper the fun of those attending the family friendly venue that will feature arcade games, pinball, pool tables, shuffleboard, corn hole, and giant Jenga....

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Lil 4’s 2018 King and Queen Ball is Fun For All
Jul12

Lil 4’s 2018 King and Queen Ball is Fun For All

The Lil 4’s club held their annual King and Queen Ball on Saturday July 7th from 2pm-8pm at First Baptist’s R.O.C.  The Program included prayers, and a colorful fashion show from the Lil 4’s club members. This family friendly event had something for everyone to enjoy. The kids were all smiles as they lip-synched and performed dance routines to many popular songs including: “Purple Rain”, “You Rock...

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BackStory Brewery Grand Opening Set for Friday
Jul11

BackStory Brewery Grand Opening Set for Friday

East Texas’ newest craft brewery is now open for business in the old Ice House at 211 Magnolia, Sulphur Springs, serving craft beers on tap. Grand opening for the venue is Friday July 13th 4 p.m. until 10 p.m. The venue is family friendly with arcade games, pinball, pool tables, shuffleboard, corn hole, and giant Jenga. The Grand opening will feature live music with Matt Dunn and Cole Risnec. Food trucks will also be present Friday...

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Giles Insurance Celebrates 25th Anniversary With Customer Appreciation
May26

Giles Insurance Celebrates 25th Anniversary With Customer Appreciation

Giles Insurance celebrated their 25th Anniversary in Sulphur Springs with a Customer Appreciation Day on Wednesday, May 23rd. KSST visited Janice Giles and Lori Moreland of Giles Insurance Agency, on 233 s. Davis St. in Sulphur Springs. Moreland estimated between 50-75 customers came out to celebrate with them. Giles wanted to find a creative way to express her appreciation to her customers. Giles succeeded with a cookout, drawings,...

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More Sno Predicted for Sulphur Springs: Summer 2018
May13

More Sno Predicted for Sulphur Springs: Summer 2018

Tropical Sno is opening up a second location on 237 Wildcat Way, located behind Lowes. The hours for the new  location will be the same as the current location: from March to October and will offer the same menu items.  KSST sat down with Brandon Hodges, owner of the two locations, to talk about the new location, his history, and what else is in store for the fun snow cone stands. Tim Kelty first approached Brandon when his stand was...

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Food for Thought: Local Restaurant Makes Generous Donation
May12

Food for Thought: Local Restaurant Makes Generous Donation

  Burgers and Fries made another wonderful $ 2,000.00 donation to the Meal A Day Program.  A HUGE Thank You to all of their thoughtful employees and generous customers who throw tips in the donation jar when they pick up their...

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Pizza Inn Lends a Helping Hand
Apr17

Pizza Inn Lends a Helping Hand

Pizza Inn generously sponsored the KSST SurPrize Patrol for the Month of April by donating the Grand Prize of a Pizza Party, which was awarded to Campbell ISD. KSST sat down with Kevin Tanton, owner/manager of Pizza Inn, to discuss why they decided to donate a Pizza Party for the Teachers and Staff at Campbell ISD. “We always try to  help out: especially  schools. Whether it is with donations around Sulphur Springs, or Hopkins...

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CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – To Open New Parking Garage
Mar29

CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – To Open New Parking Garage

TYLER, TX – CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System will open their newly constructed 850-space parking garage on Dawson street to improve ease of access for patients and visitors to the CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Tyler and the CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Louis and Peaches Owen Heart Hospital – Tyler. “The older garage facility has served the hospital and our patients very well, but it was important that...

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Saputo Foods USA is Hiring!
Mar28

Saputo Foods USA is Hiring!

Saputo Dairy Foods in Sulphur Springs, TX is hiring. Immediate openings in forklift, production, and maintenance. Multiple Shifts available. Competitive salaries and excellent benefits offered. No need to call. Fill out an application for each job you qualify for. Shift assignments will be given with employment offer. Click here to apply online. Saputo is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  ...

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Who was the Special Guest at the Oaks B&B This Morning?
Mar13

Who was the Special Guest at the Oaks B&B This Morning?

By Savannah Owens Forty plus members of the Sulphur Springs Area Retired School Personnel Association met at the Oaks Bed and Breakfast Today, Tuesday, March 13th, for a program by Paula Altenbaumer. Paula presented the story of an early Texas pioneer, Sarah Ashby McClure Braches, that captivated and entertained her audience. The memebers enjoyed refreshments while listening to the life experiences from the eyes of Mrs. Sarah, who was...

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