SSISD Fine Arts Find Spring Success; Set Sight on 2015 Fall Program
Apr17

SSISD Fine Arts Find Spring Success; Set Sight on 2015 Fall Program

Fine Arts Director Charles McCauley has announced the 2015 marching band show for the Sulphur Springs High School band. The announcement was made to the High School band on Monday. The fall show will be called “Astro”. The opening song is “The Jetsons” but has parts of Gustav Holt’s “The Planets” work in it as well. Thus, it is called “The Jetson’s Travel the Planets”.  The...

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“Updated” Marching Band Hits All 1’s At UIL Competition
Oct24

“Updated” Marching Band Hits All 1’s At UIL Competition

Wildcats Marching Band Director Charles McCauley said he couldn’t be prouder of his band after they received a score of one from every judge at the UIL Band Contest in Mt. Pleasant Thursday. McCauley said the Thursday performance was a culmination of everything as it all came together for a great performance. He was glad the students were rewarded for all their hard work. Unfortunately the band has no future destination, as this is a...

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Blue Blazes Leave For Weeklong Camp
Aug05

Blue Blazes Leave For Weeklong Camp

The 53rd line of the Blue Blazes Drill Team started bright and early at 8 a.m. Monday stretching and then working on conditioning and the basics. Later in the day they left for a weeklong camp in Joshua with four other squads. They’ll learn routines and work on bonding. There are 31 members in this year’s line. By Don Julian, KSST News and Sports...

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Marching Band and Blue Blazes Begin Monday
Aug02

Marching Band and Blue Blazes Begin Monday

There will more than just athletes returning to Sulphur Springs High School Monday. The Marching Band, which actually started Friday, will have 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. practice. The Blue Blazes Drill Team will be on campus half a day before heading for its’ annual retreat in Joshua By Don Julian, KSST News and Sports Director

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Blue Blazes Summer Dance Camp Wraps up Wednesday
Jul30

Blue Blazes Summer Dance Camp Wraps up Wednesday

Blue Blazes Drill Team Director Christie McCullough knows Rome wasn’t built in a day. So she was not disheartened by the number of girls that signed up to attend the first ever three-day Blue Blazes Summer Dance Camp that wraps up Wednesday. At the end of Monday’s camp, Ms. McCullough asked the campers if they had fun. The answer from the honest kids was a unanimous, emphatic yes. Expect more of these in the future. By Don Julian,...

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