Top Honors Awarded At All-Sports Banquet
May04

Top Honors Awarded At All-Sports Banquet

Football and baseball standout Larry Pryor won the Forrest Gregg MVP Award for a Wildcat and basketball and volleyball player Desi Debase and softball and basketball player Kasey Moore shared the Forrest Gregg MVP Award for a Lady Cat at the Sulphur Springs All-Sports Banquet Monday night. Distance runner Madeline Massey received the James Cameron Fighting Heart Award for a Lady Cat and football player Landon Watkins, standout golfer...

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Wildcats Face Whitehouse in Bi-district Thursday
May04

Wildcats Face Whitehouse in Bi-district Thursday

After a disappointing home loss to Pine Tree Thursday, the Wildcats’ baseball team bounced back with an 8-2 home win over Marshall Friday and a 6-1 win at Longview Saturday. The Wildcats, 10-4 in district, finished second and will play Whitehouse in bi-district. Game one is Thursday at 7 p.m. at home. Game 2 is at Whitehouse Friday at 7 p.m. Game three, if needed, will be at home Saturday at...

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Three Band Members Chosen to be Drum Majors
May04

Three Band Members Chosen to be Drum Majors

For what may be for the first time ever, the Wildcats Marching Band will have not one, not two, but three drum majors next year. Tryouts were held last week. McCauley said 10 band members tried out for drum major for next year. He commended all 10 for their amazing try-out. The three chosen are Emily Johnson, a junior next year, Carlos Williams, a senior next year, and Gillem Boyar, a senior next year. Williams will also serve as a...

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SSHS All-Sports Athletic Banquet Is Monday
May01

SSHS All-Sports Athletic Banquet Is Monday

Sulphur Springs Athletic Director Greg Owens calls the annual All-Sports Athletic Banquet a fun time and a neat time to reflect on the sports year and to celebrate every athlete and what they have accomplished. This year’s banquet takes place Monday at 6 p.m. in the High School Cafeteria. Tickets are $8 and are available at the High School Office or at the door. Big Smith’s barbeque will be served.   The banquet marks the...

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UIL Holds Banquet in Recognition of Successful Year
May01

UIL Holds Banquet in Recognition of Successful Year

The Sulphur Springs High School UIL Academic team will compete in the UIL State Meet at the University of Texas in Austin on May 26-28, 2015. Last night, SSHS UIL hosted a banquet to congratulate the students who advanced to State and to recognize the efforts of UIL participants throughout the year. 19 UIL teams were recognized by the 14 coaches, and many funny stories were told of UIL throughout the year. Ariel Gonzalez and Peyton...

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Lady Cats at Home Tonight in Must Win Game
May01

Lady Cats at Home Tonight in Must Win Game

The Lady Cats’ softball team struggled at the plate managing only one hit as they lost game 1 of their bi-district series to Whitehouse, 1-0 Thursday night at Brook Hill High School in Bullard.  Mandi Stonaker had a clean single in the fifth inning.  The Lady Cats will have to win a pair of games at home Friday night to advance in the...

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A Life Remembered–Antonio Isaac Perez
Apr29

A Life Remembered–Antonio Isaac Perez

 Family, friends, fellow students, team members, band members, SSISD administrators, high school teachers and staff, school board members, and many others, a majority wearing Sulphur Springs High School colors, filed past his portrait, his medals won, his letter of acceptance from the University of North Texas, and a Green Bay Packers jersey. On the stage, his varsity letter jacket, and variegated flowers stood in remembrance. The...

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Landers Third; Wildcats Seventh At State Golf Tourney
Apr29

Landers Third; Wildcats Seventh At State Golf Tourney

The Wildcats’ golf team couldn’t match their incredible first round score and ended up seventh in the state with rounds of 309 and 329 for 638 total.  Garrett Landers who led the tournament with an opening 68 shot 79 Tuesday and finished third at...

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SSHS Academic UIL Second in Regional Meet
Apr29

SSHS Academic UIL Second in Regional Meet

  The Wildcats UIL Academic Team took second place at Regional this past weekend and qualified three teams and an individual for State.  Spelling and Vocabulary, Social Studies and Literary Criticism took first place as did Lydia Burleson in Ready Writing. McKenzie Hohenberger, Laura Graham, Patricia Parks, and MiKayla Jones won first place as the Literary Criticism team. Hohenberger won first place, Graham placed fourth, Parks...

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“Complete Update” Drowning Victim Perez Called a Special Type of Person
Apr26

“Complete Update” Drowning Victim Perez Called a Special Type of Person

     Memorial service for Isaac Antonio Perez, age 18, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 4:00 p.m., on Wednesday April 29, 2015 at Hopkins County Civic Center with Rev. Jeff Harris and Rev. Jose Pacheco officiating.  Pallbearers will be Anibal Perez, Christian Perez, Angel Perez, Adrian Perez, Charlie Perez, Gustavo Ramirez, Jessie Ortiz, Alex Gamez and Landon Watkins.  Honorary Pallbearers will be Sulphur Springs High School...

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