Outstanding 4-H, Miller Grove FFA Members, Extension Agent Recognized
Apr26

Outstanding 4-H, Miller Grove FFA Members, Extension Agent Recognized

Two outstanding 4- members, two Miller Grove FFA members and an Extension Agent received recognition during Monday’s Hopkins County Commissioners Court meeting. Janie Crump Scholarships Extension Agent Johanna Hicks presents a $500 Janie Crump Memorial Scholarship to Jorja Bessonett Hopkins County AgriLife Extension Agents Johanna Hicks and Mario Villarino awarded Jorja Bessonett, a member of Miller Grove 4-H Club, and Savannah...

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Miller Grove FFA Students Enter Livestock, Welding Projects in County Show
Feb20

Miller Grove FFA Students Enter Livestock, Welding Projects in County Show

Miller Grove FFA members Cassidi Froneberger and Wyatt Poteet with Ag Instructor/FFA sponsor Jeff Gatlin Freshman Cassidi Froneberger will be showing her cattle project during the Hopkins County Livestock Show on February 21, 2019 in the arena of the Regional Civic Center in Sulphur Springs. Cassidi is a member of the Miller Grove FFA Chapter. She hopes that during the judging process in the ring, that her animal will be selected for...

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Miller Grove FFA Skills Team Presents Shop-Made Battering Ram to Rockwall Police SWAT Unit
Jan25

Miller Grove FFA Skills Team Presents Shop-Made Battering Ram to Rockwall Police SWAT Unit

The Miller Grove FFA Skills Team was happy to assist a community need by building a piece of equipment for an area law enforcement organization. Ag teacher and FFA sponsor Jeffery Gatlin let the students know how their skills could be used in a beneficial way by creating a battering ram for use by a SWAT team in rescue and apprehension. It was built to size, weight and balance specifications using scrap metal on hand and simple welds....

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Enjoying An End-of-School Tradition at Miller Grove ISD…With Lots of History and Pride
May21

Enjoying An End-of-School Tradition at Miller Grove ISD…With Lots of History and Pride

When Enola Gay arrived in front of the Miller Grove school, she parked her car and simply followed her nose as well as a steady flow of people heading toward the new school cafeteria. Most of the third-grade class were already enjoying their lunch tray of Hopkins County stew, cheese and crackers, and the older classes would be filing in soon for a decades-long tradition at the country school…the End of School Stew. It’s...

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Cumby FFA Broadcast Team Takes First Place at Texas A and M Commerce Invitational
Nov02

Cumby FFA Broadcast Team Takes First Place at Texas A and M Commerce Invitational

During the Collegiate FFA Invitational Leadership Development Event on October 31, 2017 at Texas A and M in Commerce, more than twenty teams with 250 eighth-grade through Sr. students from Texas Areas 5 and 6 attended practice competitions. There were nine different areas of the contest including  two Greenhand categories, Job Interview, Agricultural Issues, Senior Skills, Ag Advocacy and Public Relations. FFA Broadcasting was one of...

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Hopkins County Records – March/April 2024
Apr04

Hopkins County Records – March/April 2024

Daily Instrument Register For 3/11/24 Thru 3/13/24 Village Chicken Farms LLC to Kai Cove LLC; Tract in the William N Baker Survey Coy Johnson to Emmett Loper and Haley Loper; Tract in the Lots 11 & 12 Pwwelwaa Addition Survey Billy Dale Hooper to Aimee Nicole Childress and Jason Dale Hooper; Tract in the John Binion Survey Katherine Payne and Rickey Payne to Cody Payne; Tract in the M A Bowlin Survey LJ Martin Ranch LLC to David...

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SSHS 2021 Homecoming Pre-Game Recognition
Sep18

SSHS 2021 Homecoming Pre-Game Recognition

The mood at Gerald Prim Stadium was festive Friday night, Sept. 17, as fans and alumni packed the stands for the Sulphur Springs High School 2021 Homecoming pre-game recognition and Varsity Wildcats Football versus the Crandall Pirates. The pre-game activities included recognition of the 11 young ladies nominated by the senior class to serve as the Homecoming Court. Each nominee was escorted by her parents or other family members onto...

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Sulphur Springs High School 2021 Homecoming Nominees Named
Sep13

Sulphur Springs High School 2021 Homecoming Nominees Named

The Sulphur Springs High School kicked off the 2021 Homecoming week festivities Monday with recognition of the 11 Homecoming Queen nominees and a Marvelous superhero theme. Students across the district are encouraged to dress in the designated theme of the day. Sept. 13 was designated Marvel Monday. Students were encouraged to wear a superhero shirt or cape. Students and staff at SSHS as well as across the district donned got in on...

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County Records For Sept. 6, 2019
Sep06

County Records For Sept. 6, 2019

Land Transactions W. Pat Bryant to Joe Ardis; tract in the Mary Ann Bowin surveyDavid M. Owens and Emma L. Owens to S&R Constructions LLC; tract in the JS Bowen surveyKaren Thurman Partin to Karol Ann Delong and Thomas Richard Kelty, trustees for The Partin Irrevocable TrustMike Odell, independently and as indpendent executor for the Jimmy De Odell Estate, to Tam Bui; tract in the James Webb surveyVanderbilt Mortgage And Finance...

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Hopkins County Records for the Week of June 21, 2019
Jun21

Hopkins County Records for the Week of June 21, 2019

Hopkins County Clerk’s Office, 128 Jefferson Street, Suite C Land Deed Transactions Paul E. Payne to Annalee M. Trevino; tract in the TG Birdwell surveyRay Grimes and V. Annis Grimes to Duane Swasso and Jamie Swasso; tract in the Thomas Tovar surveyCarol Lee Susat to John Heilman; tract in the RH Scott surveyJohn Heilman to Carol Susat; tract in the RH Scott surveyJohn H. Heilman to Danielle Berry and John Berry; tract in the RH...

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