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Names Of Hopkins County Residents Age 90 Or Older Still Sought for Banquet
Jan18

Names Of Hopkins County Residents Age 90 Or Older Still Sought for Banquet

Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center Marketing and Programs Director Karon Weatherman is still taking names of adults in Hopkins County who are or will be 90 years or older in 2020 so they can be honored at a banquet held in their honor later this spring. The 15th Annual Clara Bridges 90+ Banquet will begin at noon Saturday, April 25, 2020 and once again be held at First Baptist Church’s Recreational Outreach Center, The ROC,...

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Hopkins County Records
Jan18

Hopkins County Records

Land Deed Transactions Debbie Jean Harris to Karol Ann Delong and Thomas Kelty, trustees for The Partin Irrevocable Trust; tract in the MA Bowlin surveyJonathan Bradford and S. Bradford to Jamie R. Davis and Ralph Kolton Davis; tract in the Jose Ybarbo surveyJason Pounds to Dalton W. Irby and Skyler Leigh Martin; tract in the Franklin Hooper surveyDouglas Hall, Melonie Lynn Hill and Lori Ann Hall to Barbara Lennon and Clinton Lennon;...

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A&M-Commerce to Host Inaugural Southern Gospel Brunch Event
Jan18

A&M-Commerce to Host Inaugural Southern Gospel Brunch Event

COMMERCE, TX — The inaugural “Southern Gospel Brunch: Celebrating African-American Heritage” event is set for February 8 at the Sam Rayburn Student Center on the campus of Texas A&M University-Commerce. The event is being organized by the Office of Intercultural Engagement and Leadership at A&M-Commerce, as well as university Alumni Center, Sodexo and the Eta Zeta chapter of the Phi Beta Sigma fraternity. The festivities will...

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SSHS Students Herd, Lopez Recognized For Creating Logos For Hopkins County EMS
Jan17

SSHS Students Herd, Lopez Recognized For Creating Logos For Hopkins County EMS

Hopkins County EMS Director Brent Smith, Osiel Lopez, HCEMS C Shift Lt. Megan Boyles and Capt. Jeff Sanderson, and Katie Beth Herd Sulphur Springs High School graphic design students Katie Beth Herd and Osiel Lopez Friday were presented with cash awards for submitting the designs selected by Hopkins County EMS as their new logos. Herd was awarded at $250 honorarium check for her first place logo and Lopez received a $125 honorarium...

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Paris District Road Report for the Week of January. 20th, 2020.
Jan17

Paris District Road Report for the Week of January. 20th, 2020.

Paris — Here’s a look at work planned in the district during the week of Jan. 20, 2020. These schedules are subject to change due to weather conditions, equipment failure or other unforeseen issues.Motorists are advised to remain alert and pay special attention to all signs, barricades and traffic controls, and reduce their speed as they approach and travel through work zones. They should also avoid distractions such as...

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Private Pesticide Applicator Classes Offered 4 Times A Year In Hopkins County
Jan17

Private Pesticide Applicator Classes Offered 4 Times A Year In Hopkins County

By Dr. Mario Villarino Dr. Mario Villarino, Agriculture and Natural Resources AgriLife Extension Agent, Hopkins County A private pesticide applicator is someone who uses or supervises the use of restricted-use or state-limited-use pesticides or regulated herbicides to produce an agricultural commodity on: Personally owned property;Rented property;Property owned by his or her employer;Property under his or her general control; orThe...

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Sheriff's Officers Warn Residents To Be Alert For Possible Driveway Scammers
Jan17

Sheriff's Officers Warn Residents To Be Alert For Possible Driveway Scammers

Hopkins County residents are warned to be cautious of people offering to perform unsolicited driveway repair work as they may be scammers. Sheriff Lewis Tatum was notified this week of people soliciting driveway repair work in the Northwest portion of Hopkins County. A deputy was able to make contact with the suspects, reportedly driving a silver pickup with a lightbar. The suspects have been warned not to use illegal practices when...

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Two Bright Star Christian School Students Selected for 4-States Honors Band
Jan17

Two Bright Star Christian School Students Selected for 4-States Honors Band

In a news release from Band Director Richard Shanks, two students of the Bright Star Christian School in Hopkins County have qualified for positions in the 2020 4-States Honors Band. Valerie Jenkins and Brianne Jenkins joined with other students from Texas as well as Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana in try-outs for the honor of being selected. Now, those who were selected will play in one or more of the 4-States Concert Band, Jazz...

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Tradin' Post for Friday, January 17, 2020
Jan17

Tradin' Post for Friday, January 17, 2020

Black Doberman, natural ears, female, has a bad rear leg. Shadow Ridge Apartments area, 903 243 5216 For Sale – Lift Chair in great condition – $100 or best offer, Hospital Bed w/mattress – $50, Sliding inside/outside bath chair – $25, Stationary Bath Chair – $10, Bed Side Toilet – $10, Safety Bed Rail – $10, 2 – Rollator Walkers $25 each, Safety Toilet Rail – Free Call –...

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Winter is a Good Time to Visit Cooper Lake State Park
Jan17

Winter is a Good Time to Visit Cooper Lake State Park

According to Steve Killian, Park Complex Supervisor at Cooper Lake State Park, Winter brings a unique experience for people who visit the park. In January, seven programs are offered which focus on family and learning about our natural world. Local fishermen as well as kids will be interested in an all-day Trout Fishing Day on Saturday January 25, 2020. Admission to the park is always just $5 per adult, and kids 12 and under are...

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