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More Local Cancellations Due to COVID-19 Limits

More Summer and Fall events are being cancelled by local organizations, as COVID-19 restrictions increase, rather than decrease, for the Northeast Texas population. Below are the latest of the event cancellations we have received. If you are a representative of an organization and would like to report a change, cancellation or postponement of a local event, please send the information to us by email at [email protected]

The modified day-long Hopkins County Dairy Festival 2020 set for August 8, 2020 is cancelled for 2020.

The Ms. Hopkins County Senior Classic Pageant, set for August 15, 2020, is cancelled for 2020. Vender Wright, crowned in 2019, will represent Hopkins County for a second year as Ms. Hopkins County Senior.

The re-scheduled Independence Concert by the NE Texas Symphony Orchestran set for September 5 , 2020 has now been cancelled. The Symphony League Board of Directors sadly made the decision in mid-July based on current COVID-19 mandates. They are looking forward to the next Symphony event for the public in June 2021.

The Lone Star Heritage Quilt Guild’s annual Quilt Show, set for September 19, is cancelled for 2020. However, the Quilt Raffle is ongoing; the winner will be announced on September 19, 2020. Tickets can be purchased through the website,

The Sulphur Springs Corvette Club’s ‘Corvette Show’ has been cancelled for 2020. It was previously scheduled for the fourth Saturday in October.

The Cattleman’s Classic and Ribeye Roundup fundraising event for NETBIO, usually held in October, has been cancelled for 2020.

Author: Enola Gay

Has enjoyed working for KSST since 1989. Hosts the Good Morning Show with Enola Gay on weekday mornings from 6-9am, so 'start your day with Enola Gay'! Guest interviews during the Morning Show can also be seen in playback on Cable Channel 18 TV. Along with local country music fan Benny Potter, co-produces 1230 West, a Country and Western Swing radio show which airs weekly on Saturdays from 7-8am and repeats on Thursdays from 7-8pm. Also writes "At the Corral Gate", a column appearing weekly in The Millennium Shopper and in the Lifestyles section of

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