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A Hopkins County Jury Awards in Excess of $8-million in Injury Case
May23

A Hopkins County Jury Awards in Excess of $8-million in Injury Case

A Hopkins County jury returned a verdict of what will be in excess of $8-million Tuesday in the 62nd District court. The verdict is by far, the largest ever in Hopkins County history. The Plaintiff was represented by Randy Roberts and Mike Ace of The Roberts and Roberts Law Firm in Tyler and by local attorney John C. Ginn of Smith, McDowell, Ginn. The Plaintiff, Charles Knighton, a Franklin County truck driver, was unloading a feed...

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Channel 18 News, Tuesday, May 23, 2017
May23
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Public Library Announces Knights and Princesses 2017 Summer Reading Program
May23

Public Library Announces Knights and Princesses 2017 Summer Reading Program

Hope Cain, Librarian at the Sulphur Springs Public Library, has announced the schedule for the children’s summer reading program. Theme for the summer is Knights and Princess Summer Reading program. It begins with a Medieval Times Storytime. June 7 at 10:30am Sulphur Springs Public Library’s Knights and Princess Summer Reading Program will host an unofficial kickoff with a Medieval Times Storytime. We cannot wait to see who will...

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Don’t Be Late for Eighth Judicial District Court
May23

Don’t Be Late for Eighth Judicial District Court

Ladarius Devonte Thomas, 21, of Memphis, Tennessee failed to appear at the appointment time Monday for arraignment in Eighth Judicial District Court. Thomas is charged with Money Laundering more than $2500 but less than $30,000 in a March 25, 2017 arrest. When he did appear, he was arrested and placed in Hopkins County Jail. His original bond was $15,000 for the money laundering. His bond now is $30,000. Share...

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Como Man Plans Surprise. Or Did He?
May23

Como Man Plans Surprise. Or Did He?

A 32-year old Como man is charged with Theft of Property over $2500 to $30,000 after he was found in possession of a Mule ATV reported stolen Monday. Cpl Todd Evans and Investigator Dennis Findley found the property on County Road 560, Winnsboro behind the house in which the man, Issac Tyrell Dotson, was living. Dotson admitted taking the property and that he did not have permission to do so. He said he was planning to surprise the...

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Summer Reading Program Launches June 7-8 with a Castle, Dragon, Knights and Princesses!
May23

Summer Reading Program Launches June 7-8 with a Castle, Dragon, Knights and Princesses!

Don’t miss the Sulphur Springs Public Library’s launch of the 2017 Summer Reading Program because this year’s program is going to be awesome! According to Librarian Hope Cain, youngsters who attend the June 7 “Storytime” at 10:30am will get to meet an actor from Medieval Times and hear stories bearing the Knights and Princesses theme. Youngsters and their families who come back on June 8 at 6pm can attend...

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Honor Procession for EMS Bobby Don Shelton II
May23

Honor Procession for EMS Bobby Don Shelton II

According to Hopkins County Fire Chief Andy Endsley, the public is asked to observe a procession today, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, during the noon hour to honor Hopkins County Paramedic and Field Training Officer, Bobby Don Shelton II. Shelton died at his home Sunday, May 21st. Shelton’s body is being returned from the Medical Examiner’s Office for funeral arrangements. Endsley asks that citizens line the roadway to pay their...

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Continuing Ed Nurse Aide Class Available at PJC-Sulphur Springs Center
May22

Continuing Ed Nurse Aide Class Available at PJC-Sulphur Springs Center

A nurse aide class will be available at the Paris Junior College – Sulphur Springs Center in May from the Continuing Education Department. The class will be offered from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, May 30-June 8, and the clinical portion of the course meets Monday through Friday, June 12-16, from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The class offers preparation for entry level nursing assistants. Call 903-885-1232 to register....

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Channel 18 News Monday, May 22, 2014
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Meet the 2017 Dairy Festival Contestants!
May22

Meet the 2017 Dairy Festival Contestants!

Seven ladies from Hopkins County will be competing for the title of 2017 Dairy Festival Queen this June! Upon entry the ladies filled out questionnaires about themselves to let us know a little more about them. Starting with 2016 Dairy Festival Queen, Sadie Evans is the daughter of Jason and Angie Evans. She is a senior at Sulphur Springs High School and will be attending Belmont University in the fall to pursue a degree in Music and...

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