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Teer Announces Intent To Seek Re-Election As Justice of the Peace For Precinct 1
Sep27

Teer Announces Intent To Seek Re-Election As Justice of the Peace For Precinct 1

Judge BJ Teer has announced his intent to seek re-election for the Republican nomination for Hopkins County Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1, in the party’s Primary in Spring 2022. Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1, BJ Teer “It has been an honor and pleasure to work for the citizens of Hopkins County, as the Justice of the Peace Precinct 1 since 2015. I look forward to the opportunity to serve for many more years,” Teer said....

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CASA Looking For Volunteers
Jun28

CASA Looking For Volunteers

Ever thought you would like to help a child in need? Become an advocate to a child in foster care by volunteering as a Court Appointed Special Advocate. Over 50 children enter state care each day in Texas. There are Hopkins County (Franklin and Rains Counties, too) children right now that need a CASA advocate. Every child deserves a safe, happy future. Contact Lake Country CASA to learn how you can be a voice to make a difference in a...

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Teer Seeks Re-election as Justice of Peace Precinct 1
Aug11

Teer Seeks Re-election as Justice of Peace Precinct 1

Judge BJ Teer announces his intent to seek re-election for the Republican nomination for Hopkins County Justice of the Peace Pct 1. “It has been an honor and pleasure to work for the citizen of Hopkins County, as the Justice of the Peace Pct. 1 since 2015.  I look forward to the opportunity serve for many more years.” Since taking office in 2015, Hopkins County Justice of the Peace, Pct. 1 Court has disposed of over 5500 criminal case...

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New JP’s and County  Judge Sworn In
Jan01

New JP’s and County Judge Sworn In

Eight Hopkins County elected officials received the oath of office during a swearing-in ceremony on News Year’s Day at 10 a.m. in the District Courtroom in the County Courthouse.  A ninth official, County Court-at-Law Judge Amy Smith will be sworn-in on Monday.  County Judge Robert Newsom presided. County Commissioner for Precinct 4 Danny Evans was sworn-in by Judge Newsom.  County Commissioner for Precinct 2 Mike Odell was sworn-in...

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Hopkins County Commissioners Court Feb. 22, 2021 Agenda
Feb21

Hopkins County Commissioners Court Feb. 22, 2021 Agenda

NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING TIME: 9:00 A.M.DATE: Monday, February 22, 2021PLACE: In The Commissioners’ Courtroom On The First Floor Of The Hopkins County Courthouse Located At 118 Church St., Sulphur Springs, TX.I. InvocationII. Pledge Of Allegiance To The Flag A. AMERICAN FLAGB. TEXAS FLAG: “Honor The Texas Flag; I Pledge Allegiance To Thee, Texas, One State Under God, One And Indivisible.” The Following Items Will Be Considered By...

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Online, Other Options Offered While Hopkins County Offices Are Closed To Walk-Ins
Mar24

Online, Other Options Offered While Hopkins County Offices Are Closed To Walk-Ins

With all Hopkins County offices closed to all visitors without an appointment, many will have to find other means to take care of business with the county — including online, by mail, email and in some cases drop boxes. KSST talked to some of the district and county officials to see what services are offered as an alternative to face-to-face interactions at various county offices. Below are some of the options available for...

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Hopkins County Commissioners Court Agendas for June 3, 2019
May31

Hopkins County Commissioners Court Agendas for June 3, 2019

NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING TIME: 9 a.m. DATE: Monday, June 3, 2019 PLACE: In the Commissioners’ Courtroom on the first floor of the Hopkins County Courthouse, located at 118 Church St., Sulphur Springs, Texas. I. Invocation II. Pledge Of Allegiance To The Flag A. AMERICAN FLAG: B. TEXAS FLAG: “Honor The Texas Flag; I Pledge Allegiance To Thee, Texas, One State Under God, One And Indivisible.” The Following Items Will Be Considered By...

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Elected Officials to Receive Oath of Office January 1
Dec28

Elected Officials to Receive Oath of Office January 1

Tuesday, January 1, 2019, at 10 a.m. in the District Courtroom of the Hopkins County Courthouse, nine elected officials will receive the oath of office for new terms of service. Receiving the Oath of Office include newly elected: ·         County Court At Law Judge Clay Harrision ·         Precinct 2 Commissioner Greg Anglin Commissioner Precinct 4 candidates (l to r) Kevin Cole, Joe Price, John David Jetton ·         Precinct 4...

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Era Mell Campbell
Jul14

Era Mell Campbell

Graveside service for Era Mell Campbell, age 90, of Sulphur Springs will be held at 2:30 P.M. on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at North Hopkins Cemetery with Bro. Tommy Hall and Judge BJ Teer officiating.  Serving as pallbearers are Monty Tipps, Eugene Clark, Gerald Heard, Shorty Nelson, and Bill Reese.  Ms. Campbell passed away Friday, July 14, 2017, at her residence.  Visitation will be held on Sunday, July 16, 2017 from 1:00 P.M. to 2:00...

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Ms. Hopkins County Senior Pageant Contestants Linda Pickle Hill, Jan Massey & Becky Sanderson
Jun03

Ms. Hopkins County Senior Pageant Contestants Linda Pickle Hill, Jan Massey & Becky Sanderson

KSST’s Faith Huffman recently sat down with the 2022 Ms. Hopkins County Senior Classic Pageant contestants in groups of three to help the community get to know these vibrant, engaging beauties a little better and whet appetites for this weekend’s contest. And, 2021 Ms. Hopkins County Senior Wilma Thompson also graciously stopped by for a chat about her experiences this year. The interviews have been broadcast over the past...

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