Financial News Archives - Ksst Radio
CANHelp Back To School Bash was a Big Success
Aug05

CANHelp Back To School Bash was a Big Success

CANHelp’s Back to School Bash was a huge success! There were over a thousand people in attendance. Shanna Martin met up with KSST to talk about the event. “It’s been crazy but good! For our first year, we think it’s a hit! We are very happy with the turnout and we want to make this a tradition.” Martin said her favorite part was “seeing the place filled up! It’s a testament to the community,...

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ReachOut Events at the Hopkins County Community Chest
Aug02

ReachOut Events at the Hopkins County Community Chest

Fridays from 12pm -3pm Councelors travel to ReachOut sites to provide the same services offered at the main office to low income households in our community sites are as follows:  1st Friday of each month – Arbala Community Center On the corner of FM 1567 @ FM 2081 Arbala Texas 75433 2nd Friday of each month – Como United Methodist Church 309 Lynch Street Como Texas 75431 3rd Friday of each month – Peerless Assembly...

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Tammy Giles Benefit
Jul29
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Ponytails World Series Fundraiser
Jul21
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What’s Happening to the Lot on South Broadway?
Jul19

What’s Happening to the Lot on South Broadway?

Ground has been broken on the lot next to City National Bank (CNB) on South Broadway. The CNB Mockingbird Branch is going to be doing some renovations and will be moving into the portables across the street, next to their Mortgage Branch building. While an official move-out date has not been set, CNB Officials want their customers to know that the “drive through will still remain open, and everything will continue to operate as...

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CANHelp’s Back to School Fair-OPEN TO EVERYONE
Jul12

CANHelp’s Back to School Fair-OPEN TO EVERYONE

By Savannah Owens CANHelp’s Shanna Martin sat down with KSST to talk about how school supplies registration is going and what people can expect from their Back to School Fair. One week into registration, CANHelp has about 50 kids registered for school supplies, but the organization expects somewhere between 300 and 1,000 kids to register for school supplies by August 4th. They have received $3,000 in donations, and that money...

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Saputo Foods USA Prepares for the Hiring Event
Mar10

Saputo Foods USA Prepares for the Hiring Event

Computers, printers, chairs and tables are being arranged at the Civic Center in preparation for the Saputo Job Fair on Saturday March 11th.  Saputo staff and Texas Workforce employees will be on site from 8AM till 2PM to grant interviews to all qualified applicants.  However, only individuals that have completed the online application will receive an interview.  Saputo is providing computers and coaches during the Job Fair to help...

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Act Today to Avoid Financial Regrets Tomorrow
Jul26

Act Today to Avoid Financial Regrets Tomorrow

“Regrets? I’ve had a few.” – Frank Sinatra. Mr. Sinatra, one of the most famous entertainers of the 20th century, did things his way, but he was also familiar with remorse. He’s not alone, of course. We all deal with regrets – and financial ones are among the most troublesome. Here are the leading financial regrets, according to a recent survey by Bankrate.com, along with some suggestions for avoiding them: Not saving for retirement...

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A 529 Plan Can Help With College Expenses
May04

A 529 Plan Can Help With College Expenses

We’re at the end of another school year. If you have younger kids, you might be thinking about summer camps and other activities. But in the not-too-distant future, your children will be facing a bigger transition as they head off to college. Will you be financially prepared for that day? A college education is a good investment – college graduates earn, on average, $1 million more over their lifetimes than high school graduates,...

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SSISD 2016 Budget Calendar Adopted
Apr12

SSISD 2016 Budget Calendar Adopted

During Monday night’s SSISD School Board meeting, Sherry McGraw, SSISD Business Manager, presented the board with the 2016 Budget Calendar for the school district. The budget calendar is as follows: April 11- Board notified of Budget Calendar May 9- Preliminary Budget presented to Board -revenue based on new template, but last year’s tax values and student counts -expenditures based on last year’s budget, with...

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