A Fascinating True Story and Some Good News About Local 'Wreaths Across America' Event December 14
Dec06

A Fascinating True Story and Some Good News About Local 'Wreaths Across America' Event December 14

Good news to share this Christmas season from Dena Loyd and from Loretta Scott, organizers of local Wreaths Across America events in Hopkins County! Sufficient donations have now been collected to pay for all the wreaths needed for Veterans graves in both Sulphur Springs City Cemetery/Mel Haven Cemetery in town, and Black Oak Cemetery out in the southeastern part of the county. Now, over 700 beautiful live fir wreaths trimmed with a...

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City Announces Street Closings for Holiday Weekend
Dec06
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FBC Mt. Vernon Plans "Celestial Christmas III" December 13, 14,15 at 7pm
Dec06
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'A Christmas Carol: Radio on Stage' Brings Art to Main Street Theater in a 5-Show Run December 12-15
Dec05

'A Christmas Carol: Radio on Stage' Brings Art to Main Street Theater in a 5-Show Run December 12-15

Director David Woody (center) with ‘Bob Cratchit’ and ‘Peter Cratchit’ With David Woody directing, the Christmas-time classic “A Christmas Carol” is brought to life in a unique adaptation by Tony Palmero of the 1843 novella by Charles Dickens. Palmero also composed and arranged the musical score. Fourteen actors of various ages will portray the voices of the characters as in a live radio broadcast....

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CHRISTUS 'Lights of Life' Set for Thursday December 5
Dec04
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Blue Santa Drive Wraps Up and Toys, Bikes Still Needed!
Dec04

Blue Santa Drive Wraps Up and Toys, Bikes Still Needed!

Members of local law enforcement experienced the joy of Christmas giving as citizens brought toys, bicycles and money for Blue Santa on Tuesday December 3 as the 2019 toy drive wrapped up. Many families brought their children, who personally handed over dolls, games and even bicycles with big smiles on their faces. More than one local business donated up to a dozen boxed bicycles. Employees of local industry pooled their donations and...

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A Merry Christmas Starts with the Lions Club Lighted Christmas Parade Friday December 6 at 7 pm
Dec03

A Merry Christmas Starts with the Lions Club Lighted Christmas Parade Friday December 6 at 7 pm

Garrett Glass of Guaranty Bank and Trust is also a member of the Sulphur Springs Lions Club Be along the parade route this Friday evening to watch the most fabulous lighted floats go by, see the marching bands and hear the Christmas music in the air! Of course, everyone can attend the Lions Club Christmas Parade free of charge! The title sponsor is Carriage House Manor, with numerous other sponsors helping provide the annual public...

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Blue Santa Toy Drive Today!!
Dec03

Blue Santa Toy Drive Today!!

BLUE SANTA Local law enforcement has a heart for helping needy families at Christmas time! Join them in the Blue Santa Drive going on today, Tuesday December 3, on the parking lot of Lowe’s, 7am til 7pm. Toys, bicycles, cash and checks are being taken at the collection site by law enforcement officers on “Blue Santa” duty! Toys for ages 1-16 are needed, bicycles of all sizes, and of course money to purchase more...

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Holiday Shop-at-Home Gets Boost by Vendors on Dec. 7 "Christmas Market on Main"
Dec02

Holiday Shop-at-Home Gets Boost by Vendors on Dec. 7 "Christmas Market on Main"

Marlene DeYong and Katie Moss Steelman are Main Street business owners. They both own and operate retail clothing shops in downtown Sulphur Springs, and they both employ practical and innovative ways to reach the shopping public, echoing the same message, “shop and spend with your local merchants in your home town!” Both Marlene’s Sass and Class and Simply Spoiled carry a broad inventory of ladies and...

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Veterans Voices Program Reminds of Dec. 7 'National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day'
Dec02

Veterans Voices Program Reminds of Dec. 7 'National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day'

Tommy Allison, host of KSST’s ‘Veterans Voices’ weekly radio program, reminded his Monday morning listeners of the importance of December 7 in our national’s history. He related how on Sunday morning, December 7, 1941, the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service attacked Naval Station Pearl Harbor in Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii Territory, without warning and without a declaration of war, killing 2,403 Americans, and...

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