“Updated” Dan the Man Has an Auction Saturday
Mar17

“Updated” Dan the Man Has an Auction Saturday

Dan Hammiter, better known to most people in Sulphur Springs as Dan The Man is planning an auction this Saturday for what he considers an interesting collection of items from local businesses that have closed. Dan the collector discussed items on KSST’s Good Morning Show with Enola Gay Tuesday...

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City meets with TXDOT about the Wayfairing Signs
Mar16

City meets with TXDOT about the Wayfairing Signs

The Sulphur Springs City Council has a special meeting at noon Tuesday that involves an agreement with TXDOT that get the city closer to having some way finding signs pointing the way to downtown Sulphur Springs and Celebration Plaza. I talked with City Manager Marc Maxwell Monday morning...

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CNB Mortgage Gutted, Ready to be Rebuilt
Mar12

CNB Mortgage Gutted, Ready to be Rebuilt

The CNB Mortgage Building on Broadway is being repaired and remodeled after severe storm damage. Dixon & Dixon, a custom home and commercial construction company, was called by CNB to carry out the job. The buidling is expected to be finished before the endĀ of summer. “It came as a result of a storm that had happened,” Jeff Haygood, Project Manager of Dixon & Dixon said. “With it, it was time to put it back...

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Hopkins County Junior Market Show, Sale of Champions
Mar02

Hopkins County Junior Market Show, Sale of Champions

It appears this year’s North East Texas Livestock Association’s Junior Market Livestock Show produced another record-setting Sale of Champions Saturday at the Civic Center Arena. NETLA President Kevin Gibson estimated the sale generated a record breaking $330,000. Last year’s sale produced a record breaking $325,200. 126 animals made the sale and two animals were auctioned to raise scholarship...

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Oxford Files for Place 3
Feb27

Oxford Files for Place 3

There will be at least one contested race in Sulphur Springs. Former Sulphur Springs City Councilman Charles Oxford filed late Thursday for the Place 3 City Council seat currently held by incumbent Oscar Aguilar. Aguilar has also filed. Incumbents in Place 1, Craig Johnson and Place 2 Clay Walker have also filed but have drawn no opponents. Deadline to file in all city, school and hospital races is 5 p.m. today. Only incumbents have...

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