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TxDOT Work Plan For January 21-25, 2019 in Hopkins, Franklin, Hunt, Rains, Delta, Lamar, and Red River Counties
Jan19

TxDOT Work Plan For January 21-25, 2019 in Hopkins, Franklin, Hunt, Rains, Delta, Lamar, and Red River Counties

Paris — Here’s a look at work planned in Hopkins, Franklin, Hunt, Rains, Delta, Lamar and Red River Counties during the week of Jan. 21, 2019. 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...

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Wind Advisory for Area Issued for Saturday, January 19, 2019
Jan18

Wind Advisory for Area Issued for Saturday, January 19, 2019

A wind advisory is in effect For Hopkins County and all of North and Central Texas from midnight until 6 p.m. Saturday, January 19, 2019. A strong cold front will move through North and Central Texas late Friday night and Saturday morning. Behind this cold front, strong northwest winds of 20-30 MPH are expected, along with wind gusts in excess of 35 MPH. These winds will continue through much of the day Saturday before subsiding...

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Channel 18 News: Friday, January 18, 2019
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City Council Special Meeting to Focus on Materials for Sunset Street Reconstruction
Jan18

City Council Special Meeting to Focus on Materials for Sunset Street Reconstruction

A special meeting of the Sulphur Springs City Council will be held at noon on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 in the Council Room at 201 North Davis Street to discuss and take action on bids and award of contract for bedding, rebar and concrete for Sunset Street.  The agenda: Call to order Pledge of Allegiance to the United States Flag, Texas Flag, and invocation. Discussion/action on bids and award of contract for bedding, rebar and...

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Local Man Arrested for Selling Cocaine
Jan18

Local Man Arrested for Selling Cocaine

An investigation into the possession and sale of cocaine conducted by Sulphur Springs Special Crimes Unit has led to the arrest of Monerius Montreal Barnes, 36, of Sulphur Springs. Four (4) separate buys of cocaine led to a narcotics search warrant at his residence on Beckham Street where Barnes had conducted his sales. The undercover buys resulted in approximately 5.5 grams of cocaine. A search warrant executed by SCU, Sulphur...

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Channel 18 News: Thursday, January 17, 2019
Jan17
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Local Artist Displaying Western and Wildlife Paintings Around State
Jan17

Local Artist Displaying Western and Wildlife Paintings Around State

Local artist Edgar Sotelo Edgar Sotelo, a long-time resident of the Shirley Community in Hopkins County, is receiving increasing recognition in art circles across the state. About 20 of Sotelo’s Western paintings remain on display in a one-man show through January 2019 at the American Quarter Horse Association Hall of Fame and Museum in Amarillo. And this is not his first display at the AQHA Headquarters. He has been the...

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Cold, Wet Weather Does Not Stymie NETBIO Sale
Jan17

Cold, Wet Weather Does Not Stymie NETBIO Sale

Cold, wet weather didn’t keep the producers and buyers away from the January Northeast Texas Beef Improvement Organization’s pre-conditioned calf and yearling sale held Wednesday at the Sulphur Springs Livestock Commission.  The sale enjoyed good buyer attendance and “the cattle sold very well,” according to Livestock Commission co-owner and NETBIO board member David Fowler. CHECKING IN        Cattle producers and buyers are checking...

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Hearts of Life Presents Sara for Adoption
Jan17

Hearts of Life Presents Sara for Adoption

Sara is still searching for her forever home!  Sara is approximately 7 years old.  She is great with children but she is a little particular with other dogs.  She is great on a leash, not too rowdy and loves to prop her nose on anything that’s handy!  When she’s excited, she’ll twirl on her hind legs!  Her adoption fee is $100.00 which includes all previous vetting, shots, spay and rabies.  Please contact Hearts of Life Animal Rescue...

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Chamber Connection January 17, 2019
Jan17

Chamber Connection January 17, 2019

by Lesley Brown, President/CEO Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce I know that I am bombarding you with news from the Chamber, but this is truly a big announcement.  The Chamber will be moving to its temporary location on Friday, January 18th.  We will be closed on Monday, January 21st while we get ourselves functional again, and then will return with normal 9-5 business hours on Tuesday, January 22nd.  Our new location...

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