SSISD Jazz Band at Alliance Bank
Dec18
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Sulphur Springs High School Drama Department is Presenting The Trial of Santa Thursday Evening
Dec17

Sulphur Springs High School Drama Department is Presenting The Trial of Santa Thursday Evening

The Sulphur Springs High School Drama Department is presenting The Trial of Santa Thursday evening at 7 p.m. at the High School Auditorium. You can see the brief play for free. I talked about the play with High School Director of Theatre Arts Lesha Woodard. http://www.ksstradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Trial-of-Santa.mp3  ...

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“Updated” 17 Sulphur Springs High School Band Students Honored
Dec16

“Updated” 17 Sulphur Springs High School Band Students Honored

A total of 17 Sulphur Springs High School Band students made either the freshman or all-grades All-Region Bands at competition last week.  It was a really good showing according to Wildcats Band Director Charles McCauley. http://www.ksstradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/All-Region-Band.mp3 Seventeen SSHS Band members were selected to the TMEA and 9th Grade All-Region Bands last week. Hundreds of students from across the region...

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Flu Policy at the SSISD
Dec15

Flu Policy at the SSISD

The flu bug is starting to be active in Hopkins County and Sulphur Springs.  To date no campuses have been closed due to the flu.  We get the latest news from the Sulphur Springs ISD from district Director of Communications Rusty Harden. http://www.ksstradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Flu-and-SSISD.mp3 Download (PDF, 35KB)...

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SSISD Early Release Friday, Dec. 19th
Dec15
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SSHS Choir Panda Express Fundraiser
Dec11

SSHS Choir Panda Express Fundraiser

The SSHS Choir will be participating in a Fundraiser for Panda Express. The fundraiser will take place on December 13 from open till close. The fundraiser will give 20% of all sales to SSHS Choir whenever a flyer is used with a purchase. Funds raised from the event will go to scholarships for students wanting to attend summer music camps. The funds will also contribute towards new tuxedos for the choir men next year. Those wanting to...

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Chuck King Has Been Named Interim Principal at Travis Primary School.
Dec09

Chuck King Has Been Named Interim Principal at Travis Primary School.

Former Sulphur Springs High School Principal and former Wildcats Football Coach Chuck King has been named interim principal at Travis Primary School.  The Sulphur Springs School Board approved the personnel move at Monday afternoon’s board meeting.  King will replace longtime district employee Juan Harrison who has resigned.  The board also accepted the resignation of Sulphur Springs Elementary 3rd grade teacher Katie Martin.  The...

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Wildcat Jazz Band Hits Its Stride, Tis Their Season
Dec08

Wildcat Jazz Band Hits Its Stride, Tis Their Season

Tis the season for the Wildcats Jazz Band. They played at Lights of Life last Thursday, were in the Lions’ Club Christmas Parade Friday and entertained fifth graders at Douglas Monday. The future schedule includes City National Bank on Tuesday, Alliance Bank Wednesday and at High School and ECLC next Monday. They will also play between bands at the All Bands Christmas Concert Thursday in the High School Auditorium.   I talked about...

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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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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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