Judy Gilreath Applauds Dinner Bell Sponsors, Volunteers, Community Partners and GSC Inc.
Jul02

Judy Gilreath Applauds Dinner Bell Sponsors, Volunteers, Community Partners and GSC Inc.

July 1 “curbside service” volunteers from Grocery Supply and Fidelity Express Judy Gilreath and the volunteers of Dinner Bell know how important sponsors are when it comes to feeding a crowd every week! So are willing, knowledgeable kitchen helpers and the indispensable community partners who make the Dinner Bell wheels turn, week in and week out. Although Judy has always loved cooking and being in the kitchen she admits...

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Novice Quilter Creates Gifts of Art as an Act of Kindness
Jul02

Novice Quilter Creates Gifts of Art as an Act of Kindness

Her project may be small, but it packs a personal meaning while demonstrating accomplishment in a relatively new skill. Becky Garrett, new to Sulphur Springs and a member of the Lone Star Heritage Quilt Guild, says she is most at home doing embroidery and crewel work. Something’s usually ‘under her needle’ in the embroidery hoops, but this time, she incorporated a quilting technique. Her scriptural...

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July Fun at NE Texas Childrens Museum
Jun26

July Fun at NE Texas Childrens Museum

Barney the Goat Spirit the Miniature Horse Lots of fun is planned within the first few days of July for NE Texas children and their families. On Wednesday July 1, 2020, the Northeast Texas Childrens Museum will host a visit from Spirit the Horse and Barney the Goat from the Road Runner 3R Ranch. The animal pair, dressed in 4th of July costumes, will be accompanied by chickens and turkeys for the children to enjoy watching. What was...

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The Old Saltillo Cemetery Association Cancels July Memorial Day, Biz Meeting
Jun25

The Old Saltillo Cemetery Association Cancels July Memorial Day, Biz Meeting

———————-In a press release from Vivian Monzingo, Board President of the Old Saltillo Cemetery Association, the annual Memorial Day and Business Meeting has been cancelled for 2020. The OSCA Board of Directors has made the difficult decision to cancel the association’s annual business meeting and Memorial Day program, originally scheduled for July 19, 2020.  Considering the recent trending of...

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Bringing Art to Downtown is Vision of a Local Resident
Jun24

Bringing Art to Downtown is Vision of a Local Resident

Billie Ruth, also known as ‘Ms. Downtown’ views Main Street from her home’s balcony Billie Ruth Standbridge, affectionately known as B.R, designed and built her lofty Main Street residence back in 2018 and included one retail business space within the plan. That space was soon occupied by Landers Creek Outfitters, 214 Main Street. Now, upon adjoining lots and in the final stages of completion at 218 Main stands a...

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Community Players ‘Parking Lot Sale’ a Good Start for Main St. Theater Repairs
Jun23

Community Players ‘Parking Lot Sale’ a Good Start for Main St. Theater Repairs

Main Street Theater, 227 Main Street, home to the Community Players for over 30 years. Members of the Sulphur Springs Community Players invited the community to pitch in for a fundraising Parking Lot sale held to benefit Main Street Theater. The sale was held on Friday and Saturday June 19 and 20, 2020 at 1421 N. Hillcrest. Local residents brought lots of household furnishings, furniture and home decor items for the sale, and it was...

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Greenview Cemetery Memorial Day Cancelled for Sunday July 5, 2020
Jun23
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Brinker Volunteer Fire Dept. Plans a BBQ, Open House on Saturday June 27,  2-8 pm
Jun19

Brinker Volunteer Fire Dept. Plans a BBQ, Open House on Saturday June 27, 2-8 pm

On Saturday June 27, Captain Wade McDaniel is inviting everyone to the Brinker Volunteer Fire Department located on FM 69 South in Hopkins County for a fun fundraising event. The volunteers will be preparing BBQ plus sides like beans and potato salad which anyone can enjoy by donation. In a phone call to KSST, McDaniel stated, “this will be pretty good BBQ! You can get a plate or just a sandwich. You can eat inside with us, or...

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Dedication of Winnsboro’s Community Garden to Late Councilman, Volunteer
Jun19

Dedication of Winnsboro’s Community Garden to Late Councilman, Volunteer

The dedication of a community garden was made on Thursday evening, June 18, 2020, to Mel Mellenberger, a long-time community servant. The community garden, built on property near the rodeo grounds in Winnsboro, was completed earlier this year and first cultivated in March. This is it’s first growing season and it has already produced early crops of greens and now is producing tomatoes, squash and other summer vegetables that the...

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Sulphur Springs Seniors Ctr. Plans Tentative Dates
Jun18

Sulphur Springs Seniors Ctr. Plans Tentative Dates

The summer schedule at the Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center had these dates on the calendar, however, due to COVID-19 restrictions, the Seniors Center at 150 MLK Drive has been closed to walk-ins or public gatherings since late March 2020. Director Karon Weatherman wants you to know about these upcoming summer events which are on the calendar through the Sr’s Center. It is hoped that they will be able to be held. Contact...

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