Tatum Invites Community To Become Associate Members Of Sheriffs’ Association
Oct16

Tatum Invites Community To Become Associate Members Of Sheriffs’ Association

Hopkins County Sheriff Lewis Tatum invites community members interested in assisting law enforcement officials in their fight against crime to become associate members of the Sheriffs’ Association of Texas. Sheriffs’ Association of Texas memberships are $25 for individuals, $40 per family and $100 for businesses, with funds used to help provide “critically important technical resources, training, and legislative...

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Save the Dates: “Benefits of Love” Events for Reed, Ivey and Cavanaugh Families
Oct16

Save the Dates: “Benefits of Love” Events for Reed, Ivey and Cavanaugh Families

The list of benefit events created to assist the families of victims of a recent local tragedy is growing. If you cannot attend a benefit event but wish to donate, please contact Vickie Pickel at 903-885-7621. Here are two of the first events. Thursday evening October 17, 2019 holds the first event in the “Benefits of Love” schedule of fundraisers. Themed “A Family Day on Celebration Plaza”, it is an evening...

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New Event! WCA ‘Cowboy Poetry Gathering’ in Winnsboro October 18, 19
Oct16

New Event! WCA ‘Cowboy Poetry Gathering’ in Winnsboro October 18, 19

Winnsboro event organizers Jim Willis and Brenda Buck invite you to attend! Winnsboro Center for the Arts, 200 Market Street Winnsboro, Texas is adding a Cowboy Poetry Gathering to it’s calendar of cultural arts events. Back in March 2019, Mary White, President of Winnsboro Center for the Arts, and Brenda Buck, Director of Winnsboro’s Main Street Project and Cultural Arts District, attended a Gathering in Alpine, Texas....

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Meal A Day In Jeopardy Of Closing 2 Days A Week Due Lack of Cooks; Route Driver Needed Starting Next Week
Oct16

Meal A Day In Jeopardy Of Closing 2 Days A Week Due Lack of Cooks; Route Driver Needed Starting Next Week

Meal A Day is in desperate need of Wednesday and Thursday cooks, and starting next week will need a Como-Pickton delivery route driver. Meal A Day is in jeopardy of having to shut down on Wednesdays and Thursdays due to lack of cooks to help prepare meals to be delivered to elderly shut-ins and serve to senior citizens at the Martin Luther King Drive activity center, according to program manager Karon Weatherman. “If you can...

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Health Care Foundation’s Mardi Bras For A Cause Will Fund Free Mammograms For Uninsured Women Over 40
Oct16

Health Care Foundation’s Mardi Bras For A Cause Will Fund Free Mammograms For Uninsured Women Over 40

Hopkins County Health Care Foundation will be hosting Bras for a Cause this month as an awareness campaign as well as a means to raise funds. Community members are encouraged to decorate a bra, promote Breast cancer awareness and raise funds for the cause. “This year, we are raising money to provide free mammograms to uninsured women over 40,” stated Meredith Caddell, executive director of Hopkins County Health Care...

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Lady Cats Volleyball Loses In Close Match
Oct16

Lady Cats Volleyball Loses In Close Match

Lady Cats Volleyball Takes Royse City to Fifth Set Before Losing Heartbreaker, 3-2 Tuesday Night A grueling district volleyball match between the Lady Cats and Royse City Tuesday night ultimately came down to a fifth and deciding set which the Lady Bulldogs won at home taking the match, 3-2. The anticlimactic fifth set was won by Royse City, 15-7 as the Lady Cats struggled. The Lady Cats got off to a slow start in set one trailing...

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Channel 18 News:  Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Oct15
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Hopkins County United Way 100 Percent Club For Oct. 15
Oct15

Hopkins County United Way 100 Percent Club For Oct. 15

Hopkins County United Way Tuesday afternoon recognized the following businesses and organizations whose doantions met or exceeded the goal for their group as part of the 100% Club for Oct. 15, 2019: Southwest Dairy MuseumDr. William LonginoCorner GrubProfessional Land TitleEverything UniqueThe Propane Co.Abboe’s Collision Center Oxford Bros.Water Oak ElementaryIon Jiu JitsuJanet Martin RealtyDr. Daniel LawrenceDr. Matt JohnsonWinburn...

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Sulphur Springs Man Jailed On Violation Of Probation, Gregg County Warrants
Oct15

Sulphur Springs Man Jailed On Violation Of Probation, Gregg County Warrants

Levi Shae Williams A 23-year-old Sulphur Springs man was jailed Monday afternoon for violation of probation, which he was on for an indecency with a child conviction, according to arrest and jail reports. Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office staff were notified by Wood County officials that Levi Shae Williams had been arrested and was in custody at Wood County jail on the felony Hopkins County warrant. Transported Deputy Melvin...

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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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