Lady Cats Basketball Drops Home Opener
Nov10

Lady Cats Basketball Drops Home Opener

Lady Cats Basketball Team Opens Regular Season With Home Loss to Ranked Mineola Saturday A young and inexperienced Lady Cats Basketball Team opened the regular season Saturday morning (November 9) with a 68-39 loss to Mineola at the main gym at Sulphur Springs Middle School. Mineola is ranked #15 in Class 3A in a Texas Association of Basketball Coaches preseason poll. The Lady Cats had a hard time handling the Lady Yellowjackets full...

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Lois Owens
Nov10

Lois Owens

Funeral services for Lois Owens, age 90, of Sulphur Springs will be conducted at 10:00 a.m., Friday, November 15, 2019 at West Oaks Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Rusty Posey officiating. Interment will follow at Sulphur Springs City Cemetery with Jimmy Slatter, John Slater, Dale McMahan, Bill Owens, Mike Owens, and Dale Owens serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearer will be Dean Owens. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.,...

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Wildcats Football Finishes Season
Nov09

Wildcats Football Finishes Season

Explosive North Forney Offense Proves Almost Impossible to Stop in 70-13 Victory at The Prim It was a very tough night for the Sulphur Springs Wildcats Football Team Friday (November 8). An explosive North Forney offense that was hitting on all cylinders defeated the Wildcats, 70-13. The total points matched points given up in a Wildcats loss in 2012 in bi-district to Wylie East, 70-33. Ironically the Wildcats scored first in this...

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L. R. “Andy” Anders
Nov09

L. R. “Andy” Anders

Born at home on June 10, 1935, in Anton, Texas, L. R. “Andy” Anders passed away peacefully at home on November 8, 2019, at the age of 84. He served his country in the U.S. Navy and then went on to have a long career as an aircraft mechanic. He worked at the Ryan Aeronautical Company in California before returning to Texas, where he joined Bell Helicopter in 1964. He worked in new product development and took great pride in his job. On...

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Dinner Bell Menu for November 6th, 2019
Nov04

Dinner Bell Menu for November 6th, 2019

The Zahn Family Trust is the Community Partner This menu is a perfect cool weather star! Chicken Pot Pie Bacon Infused Green Beans A Salad Too Pretty To Eat! Biscuits and Butter Do Nothing Cake Fruit and Yogurt Jello Cups (the no sugar added dessert) Same time (11:45 p.m.). Same place (Fellowship Hall of The First United Methodist Church).Comfort Food! Comfort Food! Comfort Food! Join us and leave with a happy...

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Beth Shurtleff
Nov04

Beth Shurtleff

Memorial service for Beth Shurtleff will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at League Street Church of Christ with Shane Carrington officiating. A private inurnment will be held at Restlawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 PM., Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home. Mrs. Shurtleff passed away Saturday morning, November 2, 2019 at her residence. Beth Annette Young Shurtleff entered...

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Lady Cats Basketball Scrimmage
Nov04

Lady Cats Basketball Scrimmage

Lady Cats Basketball Scrimmages Commerce, Saltillo and Emory Rains at Home Saturday The Lady Cats Basketball Team had there first and only scrimmage of the season Saturday morning (November 2) at the Main Gym at Sulphur Springs High School. It was the first opportunity for Lady Cats second year Head Coach Brittney Tisdell to evaluate players in game situations. The Lady Cats JV scrimmaged Saltillo and Emory Rains and had an intrasquad...

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Melville “Peggy” Bockemehl
Nov04

Melville “Peggy” Bockemehl

Melville “Peggy” Bockemehl, age of 93, of McKinney, TX passed away on Friday, November 01, 2019 at her home in McKinney, TX. There will be no formal services. Melville was born on February 02, 1926 in Dallas, TX to Ogden Harmon and Alma Harmon. She married Walter Elmer. She worked as a banker for more than 30 years. She is survived by her daughter, Dene Andrus; son, Anthony Bockemehl; son, Joe Bockemehl; son Walter Bockemehl; 18...

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Lady Cats Volleyball Warm Up Results
Nov02

Lady Cats Volleyball Warm Up Results

Lady Cats Take Two Out of Three Sets Against Paris in Warm Up Match Friday The Lady Cats Volleyball Team prepared for the playoffs by playing three sets against Paris in the Main Gym at Sulphur Springs High School Friday. Paris took the first set 25-20 and then the Lady Cats won the next two, 25-18 and 25-20. The match was curtailed so Paris’ team could attend their football game. The Lady Cats face former district foe...

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Cherry Wells
Nov02

Cherry Wells

Graveside service for Cherry Wells, age of 86, of Sulphur Springs, TX will be held at 10:00 AM Monday, November 4, 2019 at Laurel Oaks Cemetery in Dallas, TX with Jerry Savage officiating. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 PM on Sunday, November 3, 2019 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home. Mrs. Wells passed away on Friday, November 1, 2019 at her residence. Cherry Lou was born on October 3, 1933 in Nelta, TX to James and Juanita...

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