SSHS Blood Drive
Nov21

SSHS Blood Drive

Sulphur Springs High School had its’ fall blood drive Friday in the Auxiliary Gym. Teacher Debbie Stinson, who helped coordinate the event, said as of Thursday 100 students had signed up to give blood while 46 others committed to double draws where blood is taken and separated with plasma put back in. Students from Health, Science Technology, the Blue Blazes Drill Team and Family, Careers and Community Leaders of America, helped out....

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Registering for the Spring Semester at PJC
Nov21

Registering for the Spring Semester at PJC

Josh Leftrick of Sulphur Springs, a sophomore student, took advantage of the early advising registration for the spring semester at PJC-Sulphur Springs Center. Financial Aid / Academic Advisor Linda Miles assists Josh with the registration process. Early advising registration takes place on campus until Dec. 17. Online registration for spring continues through Jan. 19, 2015. The Spring 2015 semester begins on Jan....

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Dare to Dream Rally at the SSISD
Nov19

Dare to Dream Rally at the SSISD

The fifth-graders at Douglas Intermediate School continue to learn about being leaders in the Dare to Dream program. It began as a summer camp and continues with reinforcement of a soft skill each month. At a pep rally Wednesday morning, the topic was listening. High school students, who are acting as mentors, and church youth leaders, are also a part of the program. School district Character Curriculum Coordinator Jeff Harris...

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“Updated” Cross Country Champions
Nov19

“Updated” Cross Country Champions

Wednesday morning on the steps of the Hopkins County Courthouse, County Judge Robert Newsom recognized two county schools for finishing first and second at the State Class A Boys Cross Country Meet. Miller Grove won the state championship and Saltillo finished second. Judge Newsom said it was highly unusual for two teams from the same county to finish first and second in a state with 254 counties. He said Miller Grove and Saltillo had...

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“Updated” Shrek Wrap Up
Nov18

“Updated” Shrek Wrap Up

With Shrek the Musical completing its’ three-day run Monday night in the Civic Center Auditorium, Sulphur Springs High School Theatre Arts Director Lesha Woodard is evaluating the experience. She says the students did a great job and the crowds were good. There were some technical difficulties and Ms. Woodard isn’t sure the play made any money. Up next, Ms. Woodard says her advanced class will be putting on a Christmas play with...

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PJC Has Big Plans for the Former Foxworth Building on the Loop
Nov17

PJC Has Big Plans for the Former Foxworth Building on the Loop

Big changes are coming to the Paris Junior College Sulphur Springs campus. PJC has purchased the old Foxworth-Galbraith building and they plan to build a 4,800 square foot welding shop. A state grant will provide equipment. The old showroom will be converted to classes to teach mechatronics and 3D drafting. Courses will be available in the spring. Phase II calls for building 18 new classrooms to move classes for traditional students...

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North Hopkins ISD December Menu’s
Nov17
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“Last Night Tonight”  Sulphur Springs High School is Presenting Shrek The Musical
Nov17

“Last Night Tonight” Sulphur Springs High School is Presenting Shrek The Musical

Sulphur Springs High School is presenting Shrek The Musical in the Civic Center Auditorium Saturday at 7 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. and Monday at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10. The play is directed by new drama teacher Lesha Woodard. Ms. Woodard says the play is an anti-fairy tale. Shrek is an ogre. She says it shows that sometimes different things can still be great. Choir Teacher Beth Crutcher has helped the cast with singing. Josh Thompson...

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“Shrek The Musical”: Behind the Curtain
Nov14

“Shrek The Musical”: Behind the Curtain

Premiering this weekend, “Shrek the Musical” is being performed by the SSHS Theatre Program at the Auditorium. Behind the curtains of the production, the students are faced with the task of taking on some of the most memorable roles in Disney history. Josh Thompson, a sophomore at SSHS, is playing the part of Shrek, the primary protagonist of the Musical. “It’s big shoes to fill, from  like Mike Myers,...

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POLICY FOR SCHOOL CLOSINGS or DELAYED OPENINGS DUE TO BAD/DETERIORATING WEATHER CONDTIONS
Nov14

POLICY FOR SCHOOL CLOSINGS or DELAYED OPENINGS DUE TO BAD/DETERIORATING WEATHER CONDTIONS

Sulphur Springs Independent School District will contact KSST regarding any announcements concerning delay close or close decisions made due to weather conditions. The notification will take place prior to or at 6 a.m. on the day of the closing or delay. KSST Radio (1230 AM), Suddenlink Cable Channel 18, Cable Channel 2, and ksstradio.com will convey the announcement as soon as it is made. No need to call the radio station. Please...

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