Weather Advisory for Hopkins Co Until 10:45 p.m. Saturday Night
Apr18

Weather Advisory for Hopkins Co Until 10:45 p.m. Saturday Night

Rains, Southeaster Hunt, and Hopkins Counties are under a Weather Advisory Until 1045pm CST at 1000pm CST, Radar was Tracking a Strong Thunderstorm near East Tawakoni, or 16mi Southeast of Greenville, Moving Northeast at 40 MPH. Dime size Hail and Wind Gusts of 50 to 55 MPH will be Possible With this Storm. Locations Impacted Include Greenville, Sulphur Springs, West Tawakoni, Emory, East Tawakoni, Cumby, Como, Campbell, Point, Lone...

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Despite Slow Start for the Day, Celebration Plaza is in Full Swing
Apr18
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Locally Registered Sex Offender Arrested for Failure to Maintain Registration
Apr18

Locally Registered Sex Offender Arrested for Failure to Maintain Registration

Herbert Lee Willis, aka Herbie Willis was arrested and placed in Hopkins County Jail. Records show he was arrested for failing to maintain sex offender registration.  If convicted of this latest crime, he could face up to 10 years in prison.  His bail is set at $30,000. HERBERT LEE WILLIS, aka Herbie Willis on Texas Deportment of Public Safety...

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Eleven Athletes to Area Track in Pine Tree Thursday
Apr18

Eleven Athletes to Area Track in Pine Tree Thursday

The Wildcats and Lady Cats’ track teams will send eleven athletes to an Area track meet at Pine Tree Thursday.  Zach Spigner will be in the 110-meter hurdles and 300-meter hurdles, Jaylon Dugan in the triple jump and Seth Harred in shot put.  The Wildcats 4×100-meter relay team features Dugan, Jaylon Hawkins, Spigner and Bubba Hall.  Lady Cats include Madeline Massey in the 1600-meters and 3200-meters, Imani Taylor in...

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Newsom, Commissioners Return to Austin to Promote SB1158
Apr18

Newsom, Commissioners Return to Austin to Promote SB1158

Hopkins County Judge Robert Newsom and the County Commissioners are expected to make a trip to Austin early this week to attend a discussion of Senate Bill 1158, which would allow the county government, with voter approval to pay for their new County Jail by an increase in the sales tax.  The discussion will take place Tuesday at 9 a.m. before the Senate Finance Committee in the State Capitol.

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