Bright Star Baseball 2015 Registration Now Open
Feb24

Bright Star Baseball 2015 Registration Now Open

The Bright Star Baseball league is very proud to announce its spring 2015 baseball season registration is now open. Bright Star Baseball is a special needs league that allows male and female youth in our community ages 5 – 18 experience the game of baseball. Each player has a buddy that will be assigned to them to help them as needed both on and off the field so their parents will have the opportunity to sit back, relax, and watch...

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Retired Captain Joe Reid Scott Recognized
Feb23

Retired Captain Joe Reid Scott Recognized

During Monday morning’s meeting of the Hopkins County Commissioners Court, the Court recognized Retired Captain Joe Reid Scott for his 19 years of service as the county’s Veterans Affairs Officer. Captain Scott is retiring February 28. County Judge Robert Newsom read from a plaque that he would later present to Captain Scott....

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Election Pilot Program
Feb23

Election Pilot Program

The Hopkins County Commissioners Court voted to apply to the Texas Secretary of State’s Office for a pilot election program that if granted would allow voters of the county to cast ballots at any designated polling place in the county. I talked about the pilot program with County Clerk Debbie Shirley who also oversees elections in the county....

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Hospital Goes Forward with a Family Practice Residency Program
Feb22

Hospital Goes Forward with a Family Practice Residency Program

During Monday night’s regular meeting of the Hopkins County Memorial Hospital Board, the board is expected to review and approve an affiliation agreement with UT Northeast for a family practice residency program. The board meets at 6 p.m. in the Medical Plaza Conference Room.

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Hopkins County District Clerk’s Office Moves to the Annex Building
Feb20

Hopkins County District Clerk’s Office Moves to the Annex Building

After the Hopkins County District Clerk’s Office moved from the Courthouse to across the street, office holders in the Courthouse made moves. The County Commissioners now have offices on the first floor with County Judge Robert Newsom. District Judge Eddie Northcutt has moved down to the second floor. District Judge Will Biard now has an office with Courthouse Bailiff Henry Turner. Now in new basement offices are County...

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