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Commissioners Court Considers Employee Health Insurance Plan, Preliminary Plat, Air Agreement
Jun27

Commissioners Court Considers Employee Health Insurance Plan, Preliminary Plat, Air Agreement

Auto Wrecking And Salvage Yard Ordinance Establishing Regulations, Requiring Licensing Approve For Hopkins County Hopkins County Commissioners Court Monday morning, June 27, considered a number of items, including a request for an estate plat, auto wrecking and salvage yard regulations, employee health insurance options, and an extended agreement with Hoyt Breathing Air. Estate Plat Preliminary plat of Rios Estates The commissioners...

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Meal A Day Menu – June 27-July 1, 2022
Jun26

Meal A Day Menu – June 27-July 1, 2022

Volunteers prepare meals at the Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center and deliver them five days a week to Meal A Day program recipients in Sulphur Springs and Hopkins County. The Meal A Day Menu for the week of June 27-July 1, 2022 includes: Monday – Chicken Cacciatore On a Bed of Red, Italian Vegetables and Garlic Toast.Tuesday – Smothered Beef Patties, Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans and a Roll.Wednesday – Chicken Noodle Soup,...

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9 Jailed In Hopkins County On Controlled Substance Charges
Jun25

9 Jailed In Hopkins County On Controlled Substance Charges

At least 9 people were jailed in Hopkins County on controlled substance charges over the week of June 19-25, 2022, according to police and sheriff’s reports. Jail Transfer Joe Edward Rawson AKA Joe Edward Ray Rawson Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Terry Thompson took custody of Joe Edward Rawson at 8:30 a.m. Friday and transported him from Bowie County jail to Hopkins County jail. The 34-year-old Texarkana, Texas...

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Hopkins County Records — June 25, 2022
Jun25

Hopkins County Records — June 25, 2022

Land Deed Transactions The following are land deed transfers filed and posted at Hopkins County Clerk’s Office from June 6-15, 2022: Records at Hopkins County County Clerk’s Office Liberty Tierra LTD to Joe Buddy Freeman Jr. and Charlotte E. McLarry; tract in the Twin Lake FarmsFreddie Hughes and Brooke McKee Sikes to Sulphur Springs Development LLCHillcrest Mortgage Inc. DBA Hillcrest Mortgage Services Inc. to Henly Land &...

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Sulphur Springs Man Jailed For Assaulting An Officer With A Knife
Jun25

Sulphur Springs Man Jailed For Assaulting An Officer With A Knife

A 21-year-old Sulphur Springs man was jailed early Friday morning for allegedly assaulting an officer with a knife. The arrest marked the second time in two weeks the man has been booked into Hopkins County jail, according to arrest and jail reports. Conner Lee Hogan AKA Coca Sulphur Springs Police Officers responded at 7:45 a.m. June 24, 2022, on Tate Street at Texas Street to a disturbance. Sgt. Brandon Mayes reported seeing a man...

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United Way Distributes Additional Funds Raised Over the 2020 Campaign Goal To Local Groups
Jun24

United Way Distributes Additional Funds Raised Over the 2020 Campaign Goal To Local Groups

Hopkins County United Way on Friday, June 24, 2022, distributed $53,689.64 in additional funds raised over the 2020 campaign goal of $150,000 to local groups. “We are so excited to be able to give back to the organizations so much more,” said HCUW 2022-2023 President Kristy Moseley. She and Mike Horne, who chaired the 2020-2021 campaign, expressed thanks to the generous people of Hopkins County, whose contributions to the...

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4 Jailed Thursday In Hopkins County On Felony Warrants
Jun24

4 Jailed Thursday In Hopkins County On Felony Warrants

Four people were jailed Thursday in Hopkins County this week on felony warrants, according to arrest and jail reports. Krystal Lee Wilson Sulphur Springs Police Officer Victor Reyna responded at the Child Protective Services office on College Street, where a woman suspected to have a warrant for her arrest was located Thursday afternoon, June 23, 2022. Krystal Lee Wilson was located and a Wood County warrant confirmed. The 37-year-old...

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Traffic Stop Yields 1 Arrest For Having Marijuana And A Gun
Jun24

Traffic Stop Yields 1 Arrest For Having Marijuana And A Gun

A traffic stop yielded one arrest after marijuana and a gun were found, according to arrest reports. Jamarie Latrell McIntyre Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Elijah Fite reported detaining the driver of a 2017 blue Ford Mustang Coupe after observing him commit a traffic violation at 11:22 a.m. June 23, 2022, on FM 900 south at Interstate 30 east. When the driver rolled down the passenger’s side window as Fite...

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Truck Driver Arrested On Interstate 30 On A Reckless Driving Charge
Jun24

Truck Driver Arrested On Interstate 30 On A Reckless Driving Charge

A truck driver was arrested on Interstate 30 on a reckless driving charge Thursday afternoon, according to arrest reports. Cumby Police Officer Justin Talley was alerted a westbound 18-wheeler had been reported to county dispatchers for reckless driving, specifically driving with three blown tires that were emitting sparks as it continued on Interstate 30 toward Cumby. Talley reported seeing the white Freightliner Cascadia just after...

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Supreme Court Order Overturns Roe v. Wade
Jun24

Supreme Court Order Overturns Roe v. Wade

The U.S. Supreme Court today (Friday, June 24, 2022) issued an order to overturn Roe v. Wade, the case that made abortion constitutionally legal 50 years ago. US Attorney General Merrick B. Garland According to U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland, the Justice Department will work to protect and advance reproductive freedom. The agency will protect providers and those seeking abortions in states where it is legal, but will stand by...

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