Breanna Bowen Selected As Intern For COBA/Select Sires Communications/Marketing
Jun26

Breanna Bowen Selected As Intern For COBA/Select Sires Communications/Marketing

COBA/Select Sires in a press release June 25 announced Breanna Bowen has been selected as the 2020 Communications/ Marketing Intern. Breanna Bowen Bowen is the first out of state intern for the co-op. She will be working with the COBA/Select Sires team in creating of advertisements, promotions and customer letters. Bowen will also assist in customer relations and daily office duties, according to the press release. “We are excited to...

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Will We Ever Cruise Again?
Jun22

Will We Ever Cruise Again?

Most of us here at KSST love to travel by cruise ship. Whether Alaska, Caribbean, or even traversing the Panama Canal, traveling by cruise ship has wonderful qualities. But a worldwide pandemic has but the entire cruise industry on hold. The dates that cruise companies will resume cruising keep getting pushed back. The much anticipated Virgin Cruises first ship, Scarlet Lady, was supposed to debut at the end of March, then July, and...

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Vandalism At Kid’s Kingdom
Jun22

Vandalism At Kid’s Kingdom

The Sulphur Springs Police Department reported on some vandalism that occurred at Kid’s Kingdom at Buford Park sometime between 10am Friday, June 19th and 9am Saturday, June 20th. Crimestoppers is paying a reward of up to $1000 for information in this case. If you have any information that could help solve this crime, you are encouraged to call Crimestoppers at 903-885-2020, and you may remain anonymous. Kid’s Kingdom was...

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Car Fire At Lowe’s
May19

Car Fire At Lowe’s

An observant KSST listener snapped this picture of a car on fire at Lowe’s Home Improvement store. Sulphur Springs Fire Department is on the scene.

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Sulphur Springs City Council Appointed A Place 3 Councilman, Named New Parks Director
May06

Sulphur Springs City Council Appointed A Place 3 Councilman, Named New Parks Director

Sulphur Springs City Council Tuesday appointed a Place 3 councilman and named a new parks and recreation director during their regular monthly meeting, conducted May 5, via Zoom videoconferencing and live streamed for public viewing on City of Sulphur Springs YouTube channel. Place 3 Appointment Sulphur Springs City Council appointed Oscar Aguilar to Place 3 on the council, one of four seats on the special election ballot. The...

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Retail To Go Will Be Available April 24th For Retailers That Have Been Closed
Apr17

Retail To Go Will Be Available April 24th For Retailers That Have Been Closed

Your favorite dress shop, gift shop, or other retailer that has been closed due to COVID-19 will be able to open with a “Retail-To-Go” format on Friday, April 24th. This opportunity to get retailers back open in stages has been announced by Texas Governor Greg Abbott. This information comes as welcome news to retailers that fall into the “non-essential” category determined by the state during the coronavirus...

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Scrap Tire Agreement, Park Drilling Ordinance Among Matters Address By Sulphur Springs City Council
Nov06

Scrap Tire Agreement, Park Drilling Ordinance Among Matters Address By Sulphur Springs City Council

An ordinance amendment which will increase the city’s chances of obtaining a grant was given approved, on first reading, by Sulphur Springs City Council Tuesday night. Sulphur Springs City Hall, 201 North Davis St., Sulphur Springs, Texas Also approve by the council Tuesday night were resolutions adopting a fund balance policy, in support of a local apartment group’s application for funding assistance for renovations and...

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Greenville Is Outgained But Uses Defense and Kickoff Returns To Top The Wildcats Friday Night
Oct26

Greenville Is Outgained But Uses Defense and Kickoff Returns To Top The Wildcats Friday Night

wildcat logo ssisdGreenville Lions The Wildcats Football Team’s defense deserved a better fate on a rainy Friday night, Oct. 25, at Gerald Prim Stadium. Despite only one offensive touchdown, the Greenville Lions outscored the Wildcats, 25-13 using a defensive touchdown and two kickoff returns for scores. The Lions, who have not made the playoffs since 2003, moved one step closer Friday night. The Lions improved to 4-2 in...

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North Hopkins Alumni Homecoming 2019
Oct17

North Hopkins Alumni Homecoming 2019

The annual North Hopkins Alumni Homecoming was held on Saturday, October 12, 2019. There were thirty-nine attendees for the event. Dr. Darin Jolly, North Hopkins ISD Superintendent, led a tour of the campuses. A video presentation, created by Amie Davidson and her technology students, was played in honor of the Classes of 1969, 1979, and 1989 for their 50-, 40-, and 30-year reunion, while the guests enjoyed a meal catered by...

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Norman Colyer Announces Candidacy
Sep17

Norman Colyer Announces Candidacy

I would like to announce my intent to run for re-election to the office of Hopkins County Constable Precinct 1. I have held this office since January 1, 2011, and it has been my honor to serve the citizens of Hopkins County during this time. As Constable, I am proud to be part of a rich heritage in Law Enforcement that began in 1823, when Stephen F. Austin appointed the first Constable in what would soon be Texas. Since starting my...

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