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Cumby ISO Rating Lowered From 7/9 to 4 as of February 1, 2019
Jan18

Cumby ISO Rating Lowered From 7/9 to 4 as of February 1, 2019

Cumby Fire Chief Heath McCrawhas announced the Insurance Services Office (ISO) has submitted a recommendation that the Public Protection Classification be changed from a rating of 7 to a rating of 4 for all class-rated properties in Cumby. The recommendation takes effect February 1, 2019 and is based on a review of the community performed May 30, 2019. The lower rating will lower insurance premiums for home and business owners. Cumby...

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Wind Advisory for Area Issued for Saturday, January 19, 2019
Jan18

Wind Advisory for Area Issued for Saturday, January 19, 2019

A wind advisory is in effect For Hopkins County and all of North and Central Texas from midnight until 6 p.m. Saturday, January 19, 2019. A strong cold front will move through North and Central Texas late Friday night and Saturday morning. Behind this cold front, strong northwest winds of 20-30 MPH are expected, along with wind gusts in excess of 35 MPH. These winds will continue through much of the day Saturday before subsiding...

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Lady Cats Softball Begins Practice Today
Jan18

Lady Cats Softball Begins Practice Today

Lady Cats Softball Coach David Carrillo begins his thirteenth season in Sulphur Springs Friday (January 18), the first day softball teams are allowed to practice. He has an overall record here of 269-129. Coach Carrillo has made the playoffs here every year since the 2008 season. He said he’s excited about the coming season and he thinks the Lady Cats’ players are too. He has ten seniors and he said he has had great...

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Game Day Soccer: Tournaments
Jan18

Game Day Soccer: Tournaments

Both the Wildcats and Lady Cats’ soccer teams are in the second day of play at tournaments on this game day Friday (January 18). The Lady Cats are in a North Forney tournament. Friday the Lady Cats have a pair of afternoon games. The Lady Cats play former district foe North Lamar at 2:15 p.m. They face North Mesquite at 4:45 p.m. Thursday the Lady Cats opened tournament play with a lopsided loss to Rockwall Heath. The Lady Cats...

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Game Day Basketball: Lady Cats, Wildcats Host Texas High
Jan18

Game Day Basketball: Lady Cats, Wildcats Host Texas High

Once again it’s the Lady Cats Varsity and Wildcats Varsity back to back in the Main Gym at Sulphur Springs High School on this Friday (January 18) game day. Texas High comes to town for games that will have a big impact on the district standings. The Lady Cats JV gets things going in the Main Gym against the Lady Tigers JV at 5 p.m. The Lady Cats Varsity plays T High at 6:15 pm. The Wildcats Varsity tangles with the Tigers at...

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Channel 18 News: Friday, January 18, 2019
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Ethel Mae “Peggy” Williams
Jan18

Ethel Mae “Peggy” Williams

Funeral service for Ethel Mae “Peggy” Williams, age 86, of Dike, will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Chapel with Clifford Hathaway officiating.  Private interment will follow at Graham Point Cemetery, Southern Hunt County.  Ms. Williams passed away on January 17, 2019 in Sulphur Springs, Texas. Peggy Williams was born on December 17, 1932, in Union Valley, Hunt County,...

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City Council Special Meeting to Focus on Materials for Sunset Street Reconstruction
Jan18

City Council Special Meeting to Focus on Materials for Sunset Street Reconstruction

A special meeting of the Sulphur Springs City Council will be held at noon on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 in the Council Room at 201 North Davis Street to discuss and take action on bids and award of contract for bedding, rebar and concrete for Sunset Street.  The agenda: Call to order Pledge of Allegiance to the United States Flag, Texas Flag, and invocation. Discussion/action on bids and award of contract for bedding, rebar and...

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Local Man Arrested for Selling Cocaine
Jan18

Local Man Arrested for Selling Cocaine

An investigation into the possession and sale of cocaine conducted by Sulphur Springs Special Crimes Unit has led to the arrest of Monerius Montreal Barnes, 36, of Sulphur Springs. Four (4) separate buys of cocaine led to a narcotics search warrant at his residence on Beckham Street where Barnes had conducted his sales. The undercover buys resulted in approximately 5.5 grams of cocaine. A search warrant executed by SCU, Sulphur...

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Soccer: Wildcats, Lady Cats Lose in Thursday Tournament Play
Jan18

Soccer: Wildcats, Lady Cats Lose in Thursday Tournament Play

South Garland 2, Wildcats Soccer 1 The Wildcats’ soccer team lost a close one, 2-1 to South Garland Thursday (January 17) afternoon, in their opening game at the Ice Bowl tournament in Richardson. Wildcats Coach Alexi Upton says his Wildcats are playing really well but he adds they are not finishing off games. He says the team has a lot of young players and he says they are going to get better. Alejandro Diosdado scored an...

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