Three NETBIO Sales Slated at  Sulphur Springs Livestock Market
Aug19

Three NETBIO Sales Slated at Sulphur Springs Livestock Market

Northeast Texas Beef Improvement Organization Public Information Services Three NETBIO sales slated at  Sulphur Springs Livestock Market  Three Northeast Texas Beef Improvement Organization (NETBIO) pre-conditioned cattle sales will be held at the Sulphur Springs Livestock Commission market between now and November 20. The first of the three upcoming sales will be the September 18 NETBIO pre-conditioned stocker and feeder...

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Meal A Day Menu For Aug. 26-30, 2019
Aug19

Meal A Day Menu For Aug. 26-30, 2019

Meal A Day Menu for Aug. 26-30, 2019 Monday –  Chicken Pot Pie, Broccoli, Pickled Beets Tuesday –  BBQ Rope Sausage, Baked Beans, Macaroni and Cheese, Roll Wednesday –  Beef Spaghetti, English Peas, Garlic Sticks, Tossed Salad Thursday –  Roast Pork Loin, Mashed Potatoes and Gravy, Green Beans, Roll Friday – Chicken and Sour Cream Enchiladas, Chicken and Cheese Taquitos, Refried Beans, Chips and Salsa, Tossed...

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Meal A Day Needs Driver For Friday Como-Pickton Route
Aug19

Meal A Day Needs Driver For Friday Como-Pickton Route

The Meal A Day program is looking for a volunteer on Fridays to deliver meals to elderly shut-ins in the Como-Pickton area. “One of my drivers has had to quit for a while due to health reasons. If you can drive a route on Fridays please let me know. You can go with another driver to run the route. You will be blessed beyond words,” said Karon Weatherman, who as program and marketing director for the Senior Citizens Center...

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2019 Hopkins County Stew Fest Boasts New Event: The Stew Fest Market
Aug19

2019 Hopkins County Stew Fest Boasts New Event: The Stew Fest Market

The Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce is accepting vendors for the 2019 Stew Fest Market. This is a new event for 2019. It will be located on the south side of Buford Park and will take place Friday night before and Saturday during the Stew Contest activities. This will be a great opportunity to sell goods or to promote your business to more than 7,000 people who attend the Stew Contest annually. Vendors may rent booth space to sell...

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Sunday’s ‘Ready Roundup’ Was a Successful Event by East End Allegiance:Our Youth Volunteers
Aug19

Sunday’s ‘Ready Roundup’ Was a Successful Event by East End Allegiance:Our Youth Volunteers

Bridgette Cooper, President of the non-profit East End Allegiance:Our Youth reported that over 100 children were served during the August 18, 2019 back to school readiness event held in Pacific Park. In fact, some families were waiting in a line prior to the 3pm start time. “I was pleased to see both white and black families who came to take advantage of the free services at Ready Roundup, and I am happy to see the growth and...

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Bright Star Writing Group’s  August Workshop was Well-Attended
Aug19

Bright Star Writing Group’s August Workshop was Well-Attended

The Bright Star Writers group met on Monday August 12th at the Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center. If you like to write for pleasure or you want to get published you are welcome to join this group. The group meets on the 2nd Monday of each month at 1:30 PM The group includes several published authors who live in the Hopkins County area. Gene Shelton (shown in center) has published over 30 novels, western fiction and fictionalized...

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Dinner Bell Menu For August 21st, 2019
Aug19

Dinner Bell Menu For August 21st, 2019

The Dinner Bell Ministry wishes to thank the HOPKINS COUNTY UNITED WAY for continued support. MENU Baked Chicken Thighs with Lemon and Garlic Always Requested Cornbread Salad Bacon Infused Green Beans Garden Salad Buttered French Bread Flapper Pudding ( a revised version of a popular 1920’s dessert) Pineapple Yogurt Pudding (the no added sugar dessert) Beat the heat with iced tea or water and enjoy a great lunch! Same time...

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Meal A Day Menu For Aug. 19-23, 2019
Aug18

Meal A Day Menu For Aug. 19-23, 2019

Meal A Day Menu for Aug. 19-23, 2019 Monday –  Beef Stroganoff, English peas and garlic sticks Tuesday –  Sweet and sour chicken, rice, egg roll and Chinese vegetables Wednesday –  Chicken and dressing casserole, sweet potatoes, green beans, cranberry sauce and a roll Thursday –  Sliced ham, macaroni and cheese, cole slaw and a roll Friday – Salad Plate: Chicken salad,...

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Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Cooks Up Classes
Aug16

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Cooks Up Classes

Johanna Hicks, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension, Family & Community Health, 1200-B West Houston Street, P.O.Box 518, Sulphur Springs, TX 75483 903-885-3443; phone 903-439-4909; Fax [email protected] By Johanna Hicks, B.S., M.Ed., Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Family & Community Health Agent Hopkins County residents enjoy good food. However, many recipes we see on Facebook and other internet sites are not necessarily the...

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Tradin’ Post for Friday, August 16th, 2019
Aug16

Tradin’ Post for Friday, August 16th, 2019

For Sale. Kimball 45 Inch Home Studio Piano with padded bench and sheet music. $300 cash or best offer. Phone: 903-473-9481. FOR SALE: Beige color recliner. Very comfortable! In good condition except for one very small discolored spot. Asking $50,00. Call 903-885-2045 if interested. Needing: a retired minister and his wife are in need of a lift chair and a wheel chair. If you have any of these items and no longer want them, please...

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