Tradin’ Post for Monday, October 14th, 2019
Oct14

Tradin’ Post for Monday, October 14th, 2019

Wanted: Cargo Trailer, 6 ft high, 10 – 16 Long, 903 588 1010 For Sale: (A list of four items.) #1.) A Smith Corona PWP typewriter for $20. #2.) A Sharp UX-510 fax machine for $20. #3.) Also, for sale, a used Kenmore 16 cubic foot upright freezer for $20. #4.) And, a variety of western books & music CDs. Asking $1 each for the books and CDs. If you’re interested in any of the items, or for more info., please call...

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Dinner Bell Menu for October 16th, 2019
Oct14

Dinner Bell Menu for October 16th, 2019

The weather is cooler and oh so happy are we!!!! The Community Partner feels a commitment to Dinner Bell but wishes to remain Anonymous! Our tasty and much requested Meat Loaf Mashed Potatoes full of butter and cream Bacon Infused Green Beans Garden Salad Yeast Rolls and Butter  A Lemon Cake to Die For Lemon Pudding (the no sugar added dessert) Same time (11:45 a.m.). Same place (Fellowship Hall of the First United Methodist...

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Tradin’ Post for Sunday, October 13th, 2019
Oct13

Tradin’ Post for Sunday, October 13th, 2019

For Sale: (A list of four items.) #1.) A Smith Corona PWP typewriter for $20. #2.) A Sharp UX-510 fax machine for $20. #3.) Also, for sale, a used Kenmore 16 cubic foot upright freezer for $20. #4.) And, a variety of western books & music CDs. Asking $1 each for the books and CDs. If you’re interested in any of the items, or for more info., please call 469-693-2246. Lost Dog: FARM ROAD 1537 ABOUT 1/2 MILE FROM 69 in the...

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Cancelled: Jury Duty For County Court
Oct11

Cancelled: Jury Duty For County Court

Hopkins County Courthouse, 118 Church St., Sulphur Springs The jury panel summoned to appear at 9 a.m. Monday, Oct. 14, for County Court At Law with Judge Clay Harrison does not need to report. The jury panel has been cancelled, according to Hopkins County Clerk Tracy Smith. This is only for Harrison’s court. The jury panel called to appear the same day and time in the 8th Judicial District Court with Judge Eddie Northcutt was...

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Clean Up Of Diesel Spill Near Miller Grove Nearing Completion
Oct11

Clean Up Of Diesel Spill Near Miller Grove Nearing Completion

Spill Location and Areas Affected Efforts to clean up diesel spilled on October 3rd in the Miller Grove area at Turkey Creek are expected to wrap up in a few days, according to Hopkins County Fire Chief Andy Endsley. A represenitave from the Environmental Protection Agency tells KSST News that virtually all of the diesel has been removed from the “dry creek”, and the surrounding area has no long lasting damage. KSST News...

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Tradin’ Post for Friday, October 11th, 2019
Oct11

Tradin’ Post for Friday, October 11th, 2019

Lost Dog: FARM ROAD 1537 ABOUT 1/2 MILE FROM 69 in the Mahony areaTAN AND WHITE JACK RUSSELL, CALL LORETTA 903 440 5944His name is PUDDLES Lost Dog: Medium sized, female cathoula/border collie mix, purple collar, lost Tuesday Morning. 903 885 8386 Exercise machine Iron man inversion table, like new $50. Squire telecaster guitar $125. 903 860 3682 Wanted: a good handyman 903 885 8618 or 903 243 2684 For Sale: antique furniture,...

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EDC, WorkForce Commission Hosting Oct. 15 Conference
Oct10

EDC, WorkForce Commission Hosting Oct. 15 Conference

Sulphur Springs-Hopkins County Economic Development Corporation and Texas Workforce Commission are partnering to offer “Building our Future Workforce” Tuesday, Oct. 15. Registration for the event is $15, which includes lunch. The event is slated to begin at 9:30 a.m. and continue through 2 p.m. Oct. 15 at Sulphur Springs Country Club. The agenda includes presentations by TWC staff, round-table and open discussions. Topics...

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ITLA Show Underway
Oct10

ITLA Show Underway

Thursday morning the Hopkins County Civic Center was packed with horns and buckets and people tending to their animals. At one end of the arena judges and spectators watch yearling longhorn bulls mill around a paddock. Pam Kinsel was busy watering and feeding her longhorn steer ‘Birthday’. He is 13 years old (around 65 in human years), and possibly the oldest steer at the show. Pam admits there are younger steers at the...

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Hay Now: Some Advice On Hay by Mario Villarino
Oct10

Hay Now: Some Advice On Hay by Mario Villarino

Developed by Dr. Mario A. Villarino, County Extension Agent for Agriculture and Natural Resources Hopkins County, Texas One of the first considerations when purchasing hay is that it should be based on individual animal requirements. According to Dr. Vanessa Corriher-Olsen, forage specialist in Texas A&M AgriLife for optimal production, forage quality...

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Chamber Connection – Oct. 10, 2019
Oct10

Chamber Connection – Oct. 10, 2019

Lezley Brown By Lezley Brown, president and CEO, Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce The 50th Annual Hopkins County Stew Contest will be held at Buford Park on Saturday, Oct. 26. Stew service will begin at 10:45 a.m., and quart sales begin at 11:30 a.m. Stew tickets are already on sale at all local banks and at the Chamber of Commerce. Tickets are for all-you-can-eat of Stew for $6 each. T-shirts will also be available for $15 each....

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