Commissioners Approve Electric Distribution Requests, Ranchitos Plat
Oct15

Commissioners Approve Electric Distribution Requests, Ranchitos Plat

Rosemont, Houston Street Building Project Tabled Hopkins County Commissioners Court on Monday tabled a building project, but approved a plat request and requests for re-routing of electrical distribution facilities in three precincts. Electric Distribution The Commissioners Court approved requests from Farmers Electric Cooperative Inc. for existing electrical power distribution facilities to be re-routed across Quail Lane, southeast...

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Sulphur Springs Police Arrest Man On Gregg County, Bonham Warrants
Oct15

Sulphur Springs Police Arrest Man On Gregg County, Bonham Warrants

Bradley Scott Kenne A traffic stop lead to the arrested of a 35-year-old Sulphur Springs man on Bonham and Gregg County warrants, according to arrest reports. Sulphur Springs Police Officers Victor Reyna and Adrian Pruitt reportedly stopped a Ford Escape at 9:55 a.m. Monday, Oct. 14, in the 1400 block of College Street for a traffic violation. A records check showed passenger Bradley Scott Kenne to be wanted in Bonham on a credit or...

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Hopkins County United Way Adds Nearly $4,000 Toward 2019-2020 Campaign Goal
Oct15

Hopkins County United Way Adds Nearly $4,000 Toward 2019-2020 Campaign Goal

Mario Villarino turns in donations packets to Hopkins County United Way Co-Chair Bill Owens and Executive Secretary Susan Berning during the Oct. 15 campaign report meeting Hopkins County United Way campaign workers turned in nearly $4,000 in additional pledges and donations collected during week three of the 2019-2020 campaign to benefit 20 local organizations. As of the Oct. 15 report meeting $45,812.54 of the overall $165,000 goal...

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Commissioners Court Agrees To Partner With City To Use Mechanical Concrete To Stabilize Some Roads
Oct15

Commissioners Court Agrees To Partner With City To Use Mechanical Concrete To Stabilize Some Roads

Inter-local Agreement To Be Presented To Sulphur Springs City Council in November Hopkins County Commissioners Court Monday agreed Monday to partner with the City of Sulphur Springs to re-use parts of scrap tires utilizing the process called mechanical concrete to help improve some city and county roads. Essentially, the county will collect scrap automobile and light truck tires at regular intervals, approximately twice a month. The...

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Pecan Season! Corsicana Shelled Pecans Offered Through the Sr’s Center
Oct15

Pecan Season! Corsicana Shelled Pecans Offered Through the Sr’s Center

Corsicana pecans for the 2019 season Karon Weatherman, Director of the Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center, knows that the good cooks of Hopkins County want fresh pecans for their holiday baking, and she is making it easy to get the freshest from Northeast Texas trees. She also knows the community is eager to help with fundraising for the proposed Senior Citizens Center, so here is a great way to do both! You can place your orders...

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Sulphur Springs Man Accused Of Retaliation While In County Jail
Oct15

Sulphur Springs Man Accused Of Retaliation While In County Jail

Darien Tre Sims A 27-year-old Sulphur Springs man in custody at the county jail was subsequently charged with obstruction or retaliation Monday, according to arrest reports. Darien Tre Sims has been in the county jail since his arrest Oct. 9 on a couple of traffic warrants, one warrant for violating probation on a burglary of a habitation charge and for tampering with evidence, according to jail reports. Sulphur Springs Special Crimes...

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PJC Sulphur Springs News
Oct14

PJC Sulphur Springs News

PJC Sulphur Springs Dental Assistant Class PJC-Sulphur Springs Center Director Rob Stanley (standing right) visits Instructor Robbie Padgett Tapp’s dental assistance class on its first day at the campus. For information about workforce education classes offered at PJC, call 903-885-1232.

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Wildcats Football Coach Greg Owens Comments on Loss to Ennis Friday at The Prim
Oct14

Wildcats Football Coach Greg Owens Comments on Loss to Ennis Friday at The Prim

Despite a 42-14 loss to Ennis at Gerald Prim Stadium last Friday (October 11), Wildcats Football Coach Greg Owens on KSST Radio and Cable Channel 18’s Saturday Morning Coaches Show said his team played their tails off and played with heart. He said the Wildcats had a very emotional week after going through the trauma of a fatal vehicle accident that occurred near their school buses on the way home from Forney last week. Coach...

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Lady Cats Volleyball Coach Bailey Dorner Liked What She Saw From Her Team in Friday Win
Oct14

Lady Cats Volleyball Coach Bailey Dorner Liked What She Saw From Her Team in Friday Win

Lady Cats Volleyball Coach Bailey Dorner said it felt good to pick up a 3-0 district victory Friday (October 11) over Texas High in a tough place to win. She said the game was very important since the teams were in a third place tie going into the last game of the first half of district play. Coach Dorner said the Lady Cats played well and passed the ball well. She said the team still has things to improve on and they were busy...

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Channel 18 News:  Monday, October 14, 2019
Oct14
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