Meal a Day Menu for December 18th-22nd
Dec17

Meal a Day Menu for December 18th-22nd

Meal A Day Menu December 18th – December 22nd   Monday     Chicken Fried Chicken Mashed Potatoes and Gravy Malibu Vegetables Roll   Tuesday Taco Soup Crackers Tossed Salad Wednesday BBQ Rope Sausage Black Eyed Peas Corn Bread Cole Slaw   Thursday Chicken Pot Pie Broccoli Sliced Tomatoes   Friday Sliced Ham Cornbread Dressing Sweet Potatoes Green Bean Casserole...

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Aviation History: The Sacred Cow
Dec17

Aviation History: The Sacred Cow

The following information comes from local Sulphur Springs resident Tony Hughes.  Mr Hughes worked on, performed engine run up, pre-flight/post flight and flew as an aircraft mechanic observer on FCF’s (functional check flight) at the Greenville, Tx. plant, formerly known as TEMCO.  The Greenville plant started as Temco (Texas Engineering & Manufacturing Co.) then changed to Ling-Temco Electronics, Inc. in 1960, then...

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#10 Lady Cats Overwhelm Hallsville 73-26
Dec16

#10 Lady Cats Overwhelm Hallsville 73-26

The Lady Cats’ basketball team, ranked #10 in Class 5A, improved their district record to 2-0 and won their eighth straight game as they overwhelmed Hallsville at Hallsville, 73-26 Friday night. The Lady Cats got off to a strong start and led the Lady Bobcats, 19-4 after one quarter. The Lady Cats were up 37-13 at the half. By the end of the third quarter, the Lady Cats lead was 37 points as they led, 54-17. The Lady Cats...

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#11 Wildcats Outscore Royce City 59-30
Dec16

#11 Wildcats Outscore Royce City 59-30

The Wildcats’ basketball team, ranked #11 in Class 5A, once again played solid defense to defeat an opponent. The Wildcats outscored Royse City, 59-30 at Royse City Friday night. It was the Wildcats final non-district game as district play gets started next week. Friday the Wildcats only allowed the Bulldogs single digit scoring in each quarter. Wildcats Coach Clark Cipoletta said the defense did a great job making every Royse...

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Santa Visits Alliance Bank
Dec15

Santa Visits Alliance Bank

The annual photo opportunity and reception was today, December 15th, from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. There was lots of smiles as kids excitedly met Santa. Families were able to get free photos with Santa Clause taken by Kylie Littlefield-Smith, Alliance Bank HR Assistant. While families waited for them to print, there were cookies, brownies, candy canes and punch provided by Alliance Bank for everyone to enjoy! One kid even tried to share his...

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Wood County Sheriff’s Report December 6-12, 2017
Dec15

Wood County Sheriff’s Report December 6-12, 2017

December 6th Deputies were dispatched to CR 1940 near Yantis, at approximately 10:23 a.m., in reference to a welfare check. Deputies searched the area, but were unable to locate the individual. Deputies spoke with the reporting party, at approximately 2:34 p.m., in reference to a theft that occurred on CR 3860 near Hawkins. A known actor stole an electric impact driver from the reporting party’s property. This case has been forwarded...

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Channel 18 News Friday, December 15, 2017
Dec15
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Game Day: Lady Cats in Hallsville; Wildcats visit Royce City
Dec15

Game Day: Lady Cats in Hallsville; Wildcats visit Royce City

There is Wildcats and Lady Cats’ basketball on this Friday (December 15) game day. For the Lady Cats, they’ll have their second district game Friday night in Hallsville. The JV Gold plays at 5 p.m., the JV Blue at 6:15 p.m. and the varsity Lady Cats at 7:30 p.m. Lady Cats Coach Jeff Chapman notes that Hallsville has a new coach this year so he expects some changes in their system. Tuesday night Coach Chapman said he had...

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SSISD Sets Early Dismissal Thursday as Holiday Begins
Dec15

SSISD Sets Early Dismissal Thursday as Holiday Begins

All students in Sulphur Springs schools will be dismissed early Thursday, December 21 for the Christmas-New Year Holiday. Buses will run approximately three hours earlier, leaving the hub around 12:45 p.m. and begin afternoon...

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Crump Captured; Faces Possible Failure to Appear Indictment
Dec15

Crump Captured; Faces Possible Failure to Appear Indictment

Hopkins County Sheriff’s Investigators and deputies apprehended Keri Amanda Crump, 28, of Sulphur Springs, Friday morning in Rowlett, Texas. Crump has been on the run after she failed to appear the second day of her jury trial last week. Although not present for the second day of her trial Tuesday December 12, 2017, a Hopkins County Jury found Crump guilty of Possession of a Controlled Substance Penalty Group 1 less than 1-gram. The...

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