nunya
Parents Receive Guidelines for Homecoming Deliveries to Schools
Sep03

Parents Receive Guidelines for Homecoming Deliveries to Schools

Homecoming for Sulphur Springs schools is Friday, September 11th. Many parents, homecoming dates, and others often have flowers and others memorabilia sent to the school for students during the day. SSISD asks that specific delivery guidelines be followed for Homecoming items. Below is a list of schools and their specific guidelines: PK – 5th Grade Students Parents of students in grades PK-5 are asked not to deliver or request any...

Read More
Welding Program Begins at PJC-Sulphur Springs Workforce Center
Aug31

Welding Program Begins at PJC-Sulphur Springs Workforce Center

The first welding class in the Paris Junior College-Sulphur Springs Workforce Center, located at1137 East Loop 301, began Monday. Above, Instructor John Plemons was briefing the students on the program, including instruction procedures and safety before beginning work at the weldstations. –Paul Bailey Share...

Read More
Football Friday Night Destination: Bearcat Stadium
Aug31

Football Friday Night Destination: Bearcat Stadium

Plan to attend the Friday September 4th Football game between our Sulphur Springs Wildcats and the Sherman Bearcats.  It all goes down at Bearcat stadium.  Game starts at 7:30 PM. Google Map Directions to Bearcat Stadium Share...

Read More
Variety of Continuing Ed Classes Offered at PJC-Sulphur Springs
Aug31

Variety of Continuing Ed Classes Offered at PJC-Sulphur Springs

A variety of classes are available in September from the Paris Junior College-Sulphur Springs Center continuing education department. All of the classes will meet at the PJC-Sulphur Springs Center located at 1202 West Houston Street. To register, or to get more information, call 903-885-1232 or visit www.parisjc.edu/ce. The Child Development Associate (CDA) credential is awarded to individuals that have completed 120 hours of...

Read More
After a long wait….  Miller Grove News is Back!
Aug28

After a long wait….  Miller Grove News is Back!

  Miller Grove News by Brandon Darrow Since school has started back this week I believe it is time to fire up the old computer and start writing the Miller Grove news once again. I took a small break from writing the column back in May when things started getting very busy for me. I also knew with school not in session during the summer there wouldn’t be very much information that would be newsworthy. We were blessed with a large...

Read More
Enrollment at PJC-Sulphur Springs Center Begins
Aug26

Enrollment at PJC-Sulphur Springs Center Begins

Registration for the Fall Semester at PJC-Sulphur Springs Center began Wednesday with the first class day set for Monday. Registration continues through Friday. DaMarcus Johnson of Sulphur Springs, left, is preparing for the fall semester at Paris Junior College-Sulphur Springs Center as he goes through registration this week. PJC volleyball coach and instructor Justin Maness is assisting Johnson with his schedule. Fall semester...

Read More
SSISD Students May Apply for Free or Reduced Meals.
Aug26

SSISD Students May Apply for Free or Reduced Meals.

Parents of children in Sulphur Springs ISD should be on the lookout for bright pink forms to fill out to sign kids up for free or reduced meals at school. The forms were sent home with children Tuesday. Rickie Elliott, Director of Child Nutrition with the SSISD, told KSST News that every child in the district received a form to take to parents. The forms are sent to principals in the district on Tuesday. Households that wish to apply...

Read More
PJC Board Approves Tax Rate, New Hires
Aug26

PJC Board Approves Tax Rate, New Hires

Following a formal budget and tax hearing at Paris Junior College that brought no comments, the PJC Board of Regents approved the 2015-2016 tax rate of .18.75 cents and adopted an annual operating budget of $35,745,475 for the coming year. The budget is down $4.5 million from one year ago due to $4 million less in federal financial aid dollars. Other reductions were made by eliminating unfilled positions. In other business the...

Read More
SSISD Budget Adopted
Aug26

SSISD Budget Adopted

The Sulphur Springs School Board adopted its budget for this school year at a special meeting Monday night.  The tax rate remains the same.  Superintendent Michael Lamb says the budget allows the district to do some specific things such as continuing to place technology into students’ hands and its budgeted instead of coming from fund balance.  Two police cars will be bought to replace two that gave out this summer.  The...

Read More
SSHS Cross Country Season Begins
Aug26

SSHS Cross Country Season Begins

Wildcats and Lady Cats’ cross country runners will participate in the local Jace Jog 5K Run this weekend to get ready for the upcoming season according to Cross Country Coach Andy Holt.  He says some of his runners ran all summer getting ready.  The first major competition on the calendar takes place on Saturday, September 5 at UT Tyler.  Coach Holt has several returnees including Wildcat Jacob Gatewood who just missed out on...

Read More