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Date Change for Arbala UMC Annual Fish Fry Fundraiser & Auction
May02

Date Change for Arbala UMC Annual Fish Fry Fundraiser & Auction

There is a date change for the Arbala United Methodist Church Annual Fish Fry Fundraiser and Auction. The event will now be held Saturday, May 4th, 2019, beginning at 5:00PM. There will be fish, hushpuppies, and more. The Auction is scheduled to begin at 6:30PM. The event takes place at the Arbala Community Center. For more details, please contact Pastor Daniel Lewis at 214-587-2361. fish fry

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Arbala UMC Fish Fry & Auction
Apr08

Arbala UMC Fish Fry & Auction

The Arbala United Methodist Church Annual Fish Fry Fundraiser and Auction will be held Saturday, April 13th, beginning at 5PM. The Auction will begin at 6:30PM. This event is being held at the Arbala Community Center. Menu includes fish, hushpuppies, and more. For more details, please contact Pastor Daniel Lewis at 214-587-2361. Prepare to get hooked. Methodist cross and flame fish fry graphic

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Neal Eugene Rogers
Aug17

Neal Eugene Rogers

Military graveside services for Neal Eugene Rogers, age 80, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 2:15 p.m. Wednesday, August 19, 2020, at the Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery with Chaplin Joseph Stanley officiating. There will be a come and go visitation from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, August 18, 2020, at West Oaks Funeral Home. Neal passed away on Wednesday, August 12, 2020. He was born on December 11, 1939, in Downing, WI, the son of...

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Dan Hinton
Mar27

Dan Hinton

Memorial services for Daniel “Dan” Elwood Hinton, Jr., age 76, of the Arbala Community, will be held at 1:30 p.m., Sunday, March 31, 2019 at Arbala United Methodist Church with Rev. Jeremy During officiating. Interment will follow at Arbala Cemetery. Dan who passed away on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at his residence.  He was born on April 5, 1942 in Sulphur Springs, the son of Daniel E. Hinton, Sr. and Mildred Morine (Tanton) Hinton. ...

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Vera Harrington
Apr16

Vera Harrington

  Funeral services for Vera E. Harrington, age 81, of Reilly Springs, are scheduled for 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 18, 2015, in the chapel of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home, with Rev. Jim Goodwin, officiating, and assisted by Charles Moore.  Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the funeral home.  Burial is to follow in the Reilly Springs Cemetery.  Pallbearers will be: Larry Burns, Bobby McDonald, John McNeil, Jr.,...

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Citizens Call For Change, Justice, Equality, Unity During Peaceful March
Jun07

Citizens Call For Change, Justice, Equality, Unity During Peaceful March

People marched Saturday from Pacific Park to the downtown square in Sulphur Springs to call for “change from the courthouse to the White House,” speaking out for same justice and equality for all. Sulphur Springs Unity March, June 6, 2020 “I really hope and pray that this kind of event opens up good honest, heartfelt conversations among all of us. I want to have those conversations. I need to have those...

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Bobbie Holder
Mar12

Bobbie Holder

Funeral service for Bobbie Holder, age 92, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Friday, March 15, 2019 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Chapel with Rev. Steve Cook officiating.  Interment will follow at Arbala Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 P.M. on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Chapel. Mrs. Holder passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at Carriage House, Sulphur Springs. Bobbie was born on July...

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William Bartis “Red” Penny
Jan30

William Bartis “Red” Penny

Funeral Service for William Bartis “Red” Penny, age 99, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, February 1, 2019 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Chapel with Rev. Steve Cook officiating.  Interment with military honors will follow at Restlawn Memorial Park with Jason Penny, Joseph Penny, Christopher McFadden, Joe Lassiter, David Penny and Ronald “Squirrel” Wills serving as pallbearers and Chris Flores serving as...

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Billy Frank Shell
Nov20

Billy Frank Shell

Funeral service for Billy Frank Shell, age 87, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Chapel with Rev. Steve Cook officiating. Interment with military honors will follow at Arbala Cemetery with Marvin Jimenez, John Karr, Daniel Jones, Michael Pennington, Megan Lescallett, and Brent McQueen serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers are Ryan Taylor Pennington and Dawson...

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Community Chest Wins North Texas Food Bank “Excellence in Innovation” Award for REACHOut Program
Oct26

Community Chest Wins North Texas Food Bank “Excellence in Innovation” Award for REACHOut Program

As Executive Director of  Community Chest, Judy Moore is always trying to come up with better ways to assist the needs of the low-income population in Hopkins County.  While studying a 2016 list of Community Chest clients, she noticed that most had in-town Sulphur Springs addresses. She developed an idea to offer the services of Community Chest to the outlying areas of Hopkins County to see how it was accepted. It has turned out to be...

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