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What Do You Think Of Solar Farms In Hopkins County?
Jan20

What Do You Think Of Solar Farms In Hopkins County?

There has been much discussion of the four potential solar farms planned for Hopkins County, but mostly during School Board meetings and at the County level. KSST News would like to know what you think of these projects, by having you vote in our poll below. What do you think of having a Solar Farm in Hopkins County?I am all for it as long as it's not near me.Bring it on. They can use my front yard.Undecided. I don't know...

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Hopkins County Records – Nov. 6, 2020
Nov06

Hopkins County Records – Nov. 6, 2020

Land Deed Transactions Cindy Brumfield, Jerry D. Brumfield formerly doing business as JCL Outdoors to Anthony Ferguson Ballard and Mary Katherine Ballard; tract in the Levi Midgett surveyRobert D. Idzi Sr. to Matthew Jay Stang; tract in the James C. Sanders surveyEverett Jennings and Lacie Jennings to Billy Ray Howard; tract in the WC Towers surveyArthur Lee Skidmore and Glenda Carolyn Skidmore to Hilda Patricia Ramos and Jose Ramons;...

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Tax Abatements, Nursing Homes Acquisition On Oct. 27 Hopkins County Hospital District Agenda
Oct27

Tax Abatements, Nursing Homes Acquisition On Oct. 27 Hopkins County Hospital District Agenda

A tax abatements and nursing homes acquisition are among the items on the Oct. 27 Hopkins County Hospital District agenda. The HCHD Board of Directors will be asked during the 6 p.m. meeting to consider approving tax abatements for Hopkins Energy LLC, a solar farm planned in the Dike area, and My Perfect Pet, a new business in Sulphur Springs. Hopkins Energy, which recently changed ownership, is asking for tax incentives from Sulphur...

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Road Materials Bids, Equipment Purchase Approved By Hopkins County Commissioners Court
Oct26

Road Materials Bids, Equipment Purchase Approved By Hopkins County Commissioners Court

Bids for road materials, continued participation in a grant program to help feed county residents, improvements to the courthouse, a new BOMAG machine for Precinct 4 and a reappointment to the county appraisal district board were among the items approved by Hopkins County Commissioners Courts Road Materials “We went out for bids for road materials and received back from all the normal vendors that send back every year,”...

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Chapter 313 Agreement Sought From SSISD For Bright Arrow Solar, LLC
Sep15

Chapter 313 Agreement Sought From SSISD For Bright Arrow Solar, LLC

Sulphur Springs Independent School District Board of Trustees Monday evening received an application from a group seeking a Chapter 313 agreement for Bright Arrow Solar LLC, a proposed solar farm which would be located in the northwestern part of SSISD. As is procedure in such matters, the 6 school trustees present reported signed an acknowledgement declaring no conflict of interest in the solar project. Craig Roberts was absent from...

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Hopkins County Records — April 24, 2020
Apr24

Hopkins County Records — April 24, 2020

Applications for Marriage Licenses Robert Patrick Bogdanski and Jennifer Janene McMillanBlake Truman Dicken and Marsha Coder DickenJames Curtis Shanks and Debra Lanell HumphreyDustin Wayne Morgan and Shealee Faith Owen Record books Land Deed Transactions Larry J. Ellison and Barbara Ellison to Michael Joe Ellison; tract in the HT Long surveyFrances Allen Hunter to Southwest Petroleum Company LP, Redrock Petroleum Company and R Harlow...

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Hopkins County Hospital District  Board of Directors Feb. 25, 2020 Meeting Agenda
Feb23

Hopkins County Hospital District Board of Directors Feb. 25, 2020 Meeting Agenda

Hopkins County Hospital District Regular Meeting of Board of Directors Notice is hereby given that a Regular Meeting of the Board of Directors of Hopkins County Hospital District will be held on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 6:00 pm in the Plaza Conference Room of the CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic at 113 Airport Road, Sulphur Springs, TX 75482 AGENDA Call to OrderInvocationPublic ForumReview and Approve Audit for the 09-30-19 Financial...

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Hopkins County Records
Jan18

Hopkins County Records

Land Deed Transactions Debbie Jean Harris to Karol Ann Delong and Thomas Kelty, trustees for The Partin Irrevocable Trust; tract in the MA Bowlin surveyJonathan Bradford and S. Bradford to Jamie R. Davis and Ralph Kolton Davis; tract in the Jose Ybarbo surveyJason Pounds to Dalton W. Irby and Skyler Leigh Martin; tract in the Franklin Hooper surveyDouglas Hall, Melonie Lynn Hill and Lori Ann Hall to Barbara Lennon and Clinton Lennon;...

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New Solar Energy Project Proposed for Dike area
Jun12

New Solar Energy Project Proposed for Dike area

Another solar electric generating facility is being considered for the Dike area of northeastern Hopkins County. Sites in Pennsylvania and Oklahoma, as well as other “locations across the world and other parts the United States” are being also reportedly being considered for the Alpin Sun solar project. Alpin Sun is the same company responsible for Solemio Solar farm SSISD granted a limited value agreement for tax...

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Dike Residents Express Concerns Regarding Planned Dike Solar Farm
Dec22

Dike Residents Express Concerns Regarding Planned Dike Solar Farm

A handful of Dike residents Monday expressed concerns regarding the planned Dike solar farm to Hopkins County Commissioners during their regular meeting Monday morning, Dec. 21. Cynthia Martin of Dike said residents of the area hadn’t been properly notified in advance of the planned solar farm. She said they learned of it after hearing that county officials had recently granted the company an extension of time to construct the...

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