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IDC Fireworks 2018: What Happened?
Jul02

IDC Fireworks 2018: What Happened?

Here are some facts about the Independence Day Celebration (IDC) on Celebration Plaza: The June 30th, 2018 Fireworks Show was cut short due to electrical issues. The City of Sulphur Springs did not cut the show short. Pyrotecnico was completely in charge of the entire fireworks display. The City of Sulphur Springs works closely with Pyrotecnico to make the event safe and successful. No Tax dollars went towards the Fireworks Show. The...

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American Flag Kit Give Away At Independence Day Celebration!
Jun26

American Flag Kit Give Away At Independence Day Celebration!

Saturday, June 30th, at the Independence Day Celebration, KSST Radio will be giving away 10 American Flag Kits! It’s an IDC tradition. All you have to do is enter a drawing. Just come up to the KSST booth beside the Symphony stage and fill out the ballot to enter to win a free American Flag kit. Kits donated once again by Lowes of Sulphur...

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Free Taco on Wednesday, June 13,  from 2 – 6 p.m.
Jun07

Free Taco on Wednesday, June 13, from 2 – 6 p.m.

The taco giveaway is set for Wednesday, June 13, from 2 – 6 p.m. Taco Bell in Sulphur Springs will give every customer who wants it one Doritos Locos Taco, valued at $1.69 each, while supplies last. No substitutions are allowed and no purchase is...

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Special Christmas Delivery Made to KSST
Dec21

Special Christmas Delivery Made to KSST

On Thursday Dec. 21st Central Baptist Church’s youth group stopped by KSST to deliver extra special Christmas cheer! They passed out candy canes with cute little poems along with cookies to the entire KSST staff. They explained it was a “random act of kindness” and wished everyone a Merry...

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Annual Symphony Auction Features Local Photographer’s Work
Nov08

Annual Symphony Auction Features Local Photographer’s Work

These photos will go on the auction block November 18th, 2017.  The  annual Sulphur Springs Symphony League Auction will once again be hosted at the KSST Studios.  The trove of donated goods includes enlargements of these shots taken right here in Sulphur Springs. roller2 2017 roller1 2017 sssl Cindy Roller, editor of the Cooper Review and photographer for the City of Sulphur Springs, selects several of her best shots each year. She...

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Glenn Epps Sentenced
Sep28

Glenn Epps Sentenced

Glenn Epps was sentenced in Eighth District Court Wednesday in connection with three convictions returned against him by a Hopkins County jury in August. District Judge Eddie Northcutt sentenced Epps to 12 months in prison for delivery of cocaine. Judge Northcutt sentenced Epps to 2-years in prison, to run after the 12-month sentence, for delivery of methamphetamine in a drug free zone. Judge Northcutt also sentenced Epps to 10-years...

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Yet Another Scam Makes the Rounds
Sep28

Yet Another Scam Makes the Rounds

An official appearing letter may be in your inbox.  Rest assured it is a scam. KSST received this letter via email on Wednesday September 28th, 2017. If you are a victim of an Internet crime, you may file a report with the FBI...

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Dan Flynn Seeking Re-election
Sep27

Dan Flynn Seeking Re-election

Incumbent State Representative Dan Flynn announced Tuesday night that he will be seeking re-election. Representative Flynn, from Van is currently serving in his sixth term as state representative. He represents several counties including Hopkins County. In a statement, Representative Flynn said he has represented the conservative values of his district consistently and to the best of his ability adding it would be an honor to serve...

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Methamphetamine in Pocket Adds Charges
Sep27

Methamphetamine in Pocket Adds Charges

An 18-year old Sherman woman was arrested shortly after 10 p.m. Tuesday September 26th, 2017 for having drugs in the Hopkins County Jail. Jail personnel came to suspect that the woman had narcotics on her person. She was taken to an interview room where she admitted having 1.4 grams of methamphetamine in the pocket of her jail shirt. She said she hid the drugs when she was booked into the jail earlier in connection with a theft case...

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2017 Hopkins County Stew Festival: Shirt Design Winner Announced
Aug14

2017 Hopkins County Stew Festival: Shirt Design Winner Announced

For the second year in a row, the combined efforts to two Sulphur Springs residents have claimed the bragging rights for the Hopkins County Stew Festival Shirt Design. In all, 18 designs were submitted to the Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce for consideration. Cindy Roller is staff photographer for the City of Sulphur Springs, and Editor of the Cooper Review. Adam Whitson is program director at KSST 1230 AM in Sulphur Springs, TX....

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