Manhunt Underway In Delta County
Aug16

Manhunt Underway In Delta County

From Delta County Sheriff’s Office Facebook Page. Sheriff’s deputies and other law enforcement personnel are conducting manhunt in Delta County for a suspect allegedley wanted for theft. Citizens are warned to not approach the subject and to avoid the area of the search.

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Man Who Ran From Cumby Police In Hopkins County Jail On Three Charges
Aug16

Man Who Ran From Cumby Police In Hopkins County Jail On Three Charges

Jordan Isaiah Cockrum The 20-year-old man who allegedly fled from Cumby police to Royse City, where he was arrested inside of a Walmart, has been indentified as Jordan Isaiah Cockrm. Cockrm was transported Thursday evening to Hopkins County jail, where he remained Friday morning in lieu of $2,000 bond on a resisting arrest charge, $35,000 bond on an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charge and $15,000 bond on an evading arrest...

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Sulphur Springs Woman Runs From Police, Found With Meth, Marijuana
Aug16

Sulphur Springs Woman Runs From Police, Found With Meth, Marijuana

Cathy Sue Pichardo A brief vehicle pursuit in Sulphur Springs Thursday night ended with the vehicle’s tires being spiked. The 48-year-old Sulphur Springs woman driving was jailed after marijuana and methamphetamine were found in her pickup. Sulphur Springs Police officers attempted to stop a Chevrolet Silverado at 9:12 p.m. Aug. 15, after noticing the driver failed to signal a turn on Brinker Street at Peach Street, SSPD Officer...

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HCSO: Commerce Associate Judge Arrested In Hopkins County On Assault Warrant
Aug16

HCSO: Commerce Associate Judge Arrested In Hopkins County On Assault Warrant

Tequila Rochell Johnson A 38-year-old Commerce woman, who is shown in arrest reports to be employed as an associate judge for the City of Commerce, was arrested at 6:30 p.m. Thursday on a Class A misdemeanor assault charge. Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office had reportedly been conducting an investigation of her for the alleged assault of her boyfriend in Hopkins County. Based on that evidence, a Class A misdemeanor warrant was...

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FDA Cautions Pet Owners Not To Feed Texas Tripe Inc. Raw Pet Food Due To Salmonella, Listeria
Aug15

FDA Cautions Pet Owners Not To Feed Texas Tripe Inc. Raw Pet Food Due To Salmonella, Listeria

Some lots of Texas Tripe brand raw frozen pet food are being recalled due to several samples of Texas Tripe raw pet food testing positive for Salmonella and/or Listeria monocytogenes, bacteria that can cause illness and death in humans and animals. The FDA followed that on Aug. 15 with a caution for pet owners to check any Texas Tripe raw frozen food products before feeding their pets to be sure the food is not among the lot numbers...

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Suspect Who Fled From Cumby Police Has Reportedly Been Arrested Inside The Royse City Walmart
Aug15

Suspect Who Fled From Cumby Police Has Reportedly Been Arrested Inside The Royse City Walmart

A vehicle pursuit initiated by Cumby police ended at a Royse City Walmart, which was evacuated to allow authorities to find the suspect. The suspect ran from his wrecked vehicle and attempted to hide inside the store. The man was taken into custody in Rockwall County. He was expected to transported by Cumby police to Hopkins County jail, after being arraigned in Rockwall County. The incident reportedly began when a Cumby police...

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Cumby ISD Trustees Expected To Call For Bond Election At Aug. 15 Meeting
Aug14

Cumby ISD Trustees Expected To Call For Bond Election At Aug. 15 Meeting

Cumby ISD facilities committee members Bobby Yarbrough, Joe Salinas and Jimmy Helfferich discuss curing a community meeting different points for school improvements if a school bond is passed in November. Cumby ISD Board of Trustees are expected to call for a bond election at their Aug. 15 meeting. Cumby Independent School District Board of Trustees are expected to meet for three different sessions on Thursday. During on, the school...

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North Hopkins ISD Holds Inauguration Breakfast For Campus Police Department
Aug14

North Hopkins ISD Holds Inauguration Breakfast For Campus Police Department

Noth Hopkins ISD Police Chief Kelly Wiser addresses the staff and guests during the “inauguration” of the police department Aug. 13 at NHISD. Staff, trustees and members of the law enforcement community gathered Tuesday morning in North Hopkins Independent School District cafeteria to officially welcome Kelly Wiser as the new police chief for the school district. “This is a very special occasion, the official...

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Winnsboro Man Accused Of Swinging Knife At Another Man During Fight About A Sulphur Springs Woman
Aug14

Winnsboro Man Accused Of Swinging Knife At Another Man During Fight About A Sulphur Springs Woman

A 23-year-old Winnsboro man was accused Tuesday evening of wrestling another man to the ground, then swinging a pocket knife at him. The disturbance started when Cody Gene Pyron became upset a woman chose the other man as her boyfriend instead of him, according to arrest reports. Sulphur Springs police officers were dispatched around 6:30 p.m. to Quail Ridge Apartments, where they were told an active disturbance involving a knife was...

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Cumby VFD Honored; Town’s History Of Fire Protection Dates Back To 1870s
Aug13

Cumby VFD Honored; Town’s History Of Fire Protection Dates Back To 1870s

Hopkins County Commissioners Court and Fire Chief Andy Endsley recognize Cumby Volunteer Fire Department for their dedicated service to the community. The commissioners court and county fire chief also recognized Cumby VFD and expressed appreciation to them for their continued dedication to the community, with volunteers responding with apparatus housed both at the main station in Cumby and the substation in Brashear. The county is...

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