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Roberts Files for SSISD Board; Johnson Will Not File for Re-election
Jan17

Roberts Files for SSISD Board; Johnson Will Not File for Re-election

Thursday morning Craig Roberts filed for a place on the Sulphur Springs ISD Board of Trustees. Roberts is the third candidate to file. Incumbent Clay Johnson told KSST News Thursday morning that he will not seek re-election to the board. Johnson said he has enjoyed his nine (9) years on the board. He commended the work of fellow board members and believes he is leaving the board at a time when Superintendent Michael Lamb and...

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PJC-Sulphur Springs Spring Semester Begins Tuesday
Jan16

PJC-Sulphur Springs Spring Semester Begins Tuesday

Gerald Zavala, back center, and Jacelyn Wilkinson, right, both of Sulphur Springs, complete enrollment for the spring semester at the PJC-Sulphur Springs Center during late registration Wednesday. Assisting with the process is Advisor Carey Gable along with other PJC staff. The spring semester begins Tuesday, January 22, 2019. For more information call...

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Toliver, Prickette Seek Re-election to SSISD Board
Jan16

Toliver, Prickette Seek Re-election to SSISD Board

Leesa Toliver Early Wednesday morning, John Prickette and Lessa Toliver filed as incumbents for the Sulphur Springs School Board. Wednesday, was the first day to file for a place that will be on the May 4, 2019 ballot. Places on the board held by Prickette, Toliver, and Clay Johnson will be on the ballot. John Prickett School board trustee election filing continues through Friday, February 15, 2019.  Anyone desiring to seek a place on...

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SSHS UIL Place 2nd at Pine Tree Winter UIL Invitational; Reid Competes at State UIL Congressional Debate
Jan15

SSHS UIL Place 2nd at Pine Tree Winter UIL Invitational; Reid Competes at State UIL Congressional Debate

Rhett Reid Rhett Reid finished 2nd at Region VIII UIL Congressional Debate contest in November and qualified to compete at UIL State meet on January 7 – 9, 2019 at University of Texas in Austin. According to Gerald Grafton, UIL Coach, and Reid’s sponsor, Reid did not advance to finals at state but gave four excellent speeches and received high marks from his judges. The SSHS Wildcat UIL Academic Team travelled to Longview this...

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SSISD Board Places Emphasis on Lamar Primary During January Meeting; Campus Reports; Superintendent’s Contract Extended
Jan15

SSISD Board Places Emphasis on Lamar Primary During January Meeting; Campus Reports; Superintendent’s Contract Extended

Leesa Toliver was presented a plaque in recognition of her service as school board President for the 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 school years during the January regular session of the Sulphur Springs School Board. January is “School Board Appreciation Month” and the board received tokens of appreciation from each campus. A program presented by Lamar Primary students and staff, “Capturing Kids Hearts” and a number of reports...

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PJC-Sulphur Springs Plans Special On-Campus Registration for Spring Semester
Jan14

PJC-Sulphur Springs Plans Special On-Campus Registration for Spring Semester

EARLY START  Dillie Collins, left, and Kendall Myles get a head start on registration for the spring semester as they visit with PJC-Sulphur Springs Center Assistant Director Iris Gutierrez. A special on-campus registration session will be held Wednesday on the Sulphur Springs campus from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and again on Saturday (Jan. 19) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Classes will begin on Tuesday, Jan....

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SSISD Board Agenda for Monday, January 14, 2019
Jan12

SSISD Board Agenda for Monday, January 14, 2019

AGENDA REGULAR BOARD MEETING SULPHUR SPRINGS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD ROOM, ADMINISTRATION BUILDING MONDAY, JANUARY 14, 2019 6:00 PM I. CALL TO ORDER: Invocation Pledges to American & Texas Flags- Lamar Primary students II. FIRST ORDER OF BUSINESS A. Announcement by the President whether a quorum is present, that the meeting had been duly called and that the notice of the meeting had been posted in accordance with the...

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PJC-Sulphur Springs: Spring Registration Underway
Jan10

PJC-Sulphur Springs: Spring Registration Underway

READY FOR SPRING Jessica Santana of Sulphur Springs, left, gets some help from PJC-Sulphur Springs Center Educational Advisor Tonya Armstrong as she registers for spring semester classes at the campus. On campus registration continues daily through Jan. 14. A special late registration session will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 16. Spring semester classes begin on Jan. 22. For more information call...

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PJC-Sulphur Springs Early Registration for Spring Underway
Jan07

PJC-Sulphur Springs Early Registration for Spring Underway

GETTING ADVICE PJC-Sulphur Springs Center Educational Advisor Tonya Armstrong of EOC discusses spring class options with Jessica Vaculik of Sulphur Springs during early registration that is now underway at the campus. The last day to register is Jan. 19. Spring classes will begin on Jan. 22. For more information, call...

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Donation Leads to Creation of College of Science and Engineering Makerspace
Jan07

Donation Leads to Creation of College of Science and Engineering Makerspace

COMMERCE, TX— Jimmy Shirley, a 1967 graduate of East Texas State University, now A&M-Commerce, and his wife Sherroll donated $25,000 to assist in the creation of a Makerspace in the College of Science and Engineering at A&M-Commerce.  The Makerspace will enable engineering and technology students to explore and create beyond the classroom.  “The Makerspace creates a space for creativity and innovation,” said Dr. Andrea Graham,...

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