Tira News For Dec. 12, 2019
Dec12

Tira News For Dec. 12, 2019

By Jan Vaughn The Community Christmas party is this Saturday, Dec. 14, at 6 p.m. at the Community Center. Brisket and tea will be provided. Please bring a side dish and/or dessert and come enjoy a time of visiting with your neighbors. Tira Volunteer Firefighters will be recognized for their service to our community. The Christmas story will be read and Santa is planning to stop by and visit with the kids.  We want to express our...

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New Lady Cats Soccer Coach is Excited About His Team's First Scrimmage Thursday Night at The Prim
Dec11

New Lady Cats Soccer Coach is Excited About His Team's First Scrimmage Thursday Night at The Prim

New Lady Cats Soccer Coach Javier Aguayo said it’s exciting to think about his team’s first scrimmage of the season Thursday night at Gerald Prim Atadium against a strong Kilgore team. There will be a JV scrimmage at 5 p.m. A varsity scrimmage with the Lady Bulldogs will follow at around 7:15 p.m. Coach Aguayo said he thinks his Lady Cats will be ready. They have been practicing since December 2. He said they have been...

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Wildcats Coach Clark Cipoletta Says Lack of Good Defense and Shooting Led to Tuesday Loss
Dec11

Wildcats Coach Clark Cipoletta Says Lack of Good Defense and Shooting Led to Tuesday Loss

The Wildcats Basketball Team’s 68-58 loss at Dallas Woodrow Wilson seemed to be the result of a lack of good defense by the Wildcats and a lack of good shooting. Wildcats Coach Clark Cipoletta said Woodrow came out and got the best of the Wildcats. He said they really played good and he added they are a good, solid team. He said they also had a lot of size that affected play around the rim and made it hard for Wildcats Cameron...

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When Forage is Scarce, Cattle Will Often Search for Alternative Food Sources by Mario Villarino
Dec11

When Forage is Scarce, Cattle Will Often Search for Alternative Food Sources by Mario Villarino

Developed by Dr. Mario A. Villarino, County Extension Agent for Agriculture and Natural Resources Hopkins County, Texas When forage is scarce, cattle will often search for alternative food sources. According to Dr. J. Powell, Extension Veterinarian in U-Arkansas when cattle are frequently grazed on pastures that may contain oak timber, the possibility exists...

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Wildcats and Lady Cats Basketball Teams Both Come Up Short on Tuesday
Dec11

Wildcats and Lady Cats Basketball Teams Both Come Up Short on Tuesday

New Boston Has Big Second Half to Top Lady Cats Basketball Team Tuesday Night It was the classic tale of two halves at the Main Gym at Sulphur Springs High School as the Lady Cats Basketball Team took on New Boston Tuesday (December 10) evening. The Lady Cats played a strong first half and led the Lady Lions, 32-14 at the break. New Boston had a big second half and the problem for the Lady Cats was that it was bigger than the Sulphur...

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At Cooper Lake State Park, 'Life's Better Outside' Even During the Holidays!
Dec11

At Cooper Lake State Park, 'Life's Better Outside' Even During the Holidays!

Cooper Lake State Park Complex Manager Steve Killian has good news if you want to get away during the holidays; there are more than 90 State Parks in Texas offering magnificent sights, exciting events as well as wide open spaces for you and your family. Here’s a great Christmas gift idea…an Annual Pass which gives you free entrance to any and all State Parks in Texas for an entire year. And not only you, but anyone in your...

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Tradin' Post for Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
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Tradin' Post for Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

For Sale: 2019 East Texas Pecans, 1 1/4 quart bag. $10. 903 885 4894 For Sale: a Civil War vest from the 1800’s. Also, for sale, a Singer Harris sewing machine from the 1900’s. And, a PV Base AMP Series 3. If interested, or for more details, please call 903-438-9377. Leave a message with your number if no answer. For Sale: 18″ Poulan Chain saw. $125. 903 348 8584 For Sale: clean, free-range eggs.$2 for a small dozen,...

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Blue Santa Toy Distribution Day is Saturday December 14
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Blue Santa Toy Distribution Day is Saturday December 14

Empty Stocking plans to distribute the toys which Blue Santa took in from the annual Toy Drive and the blue barrels on Saturday December 14, 2019. There will be additional toys for the kids, too, purchased at Market over the summer with the monetary donations taken in last year. Also, Secret Santa shoppers went to local stores last week to supplement gifts for the teens. This years campaign will serve over 300 families which totals...

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PJC Sulphur Springs News
Dec10

PJC Sulphur Springs News

PJC Sulphur Springs physic class PHYSICS Students in Lee LaRue’s physics class at the PJC-Sulphur Springs Center get together for a study session before finals. They include, from right, Bennie Whetstone, Sarah Leano, Nathan Tlegiser, Caeden Reddick and Williams Jones.

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White Castle Recalls Limited Production of Frozen Sliders
Dec10

White Castle Recalls Limited Production of Frozen Sliders

White Castle has initiated a voluntary recall of a limited number of frozen 6-pack cheeseburgers, frozen 6-pack hamburgers, frozen 6-pack jalapeno cheeseburgers, 16-pack hamburgers, 16-pack cheeseburgers for the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes. The voluntary recall will impact product on shelves at select retailers with best by dates ranging from 04 Aug 2020 to 17 Aug 2020. Any product with these dates on shelves is...

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