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Both Basketball Teams Hit The Road For Friday Gameday
Nov18

Both Basketball Teams Hit The Road For Friday Gameday

Sulphur Springs basketball hop on the big yellow dog Friday, Nov. 18 as both teams hit the road. Lady Cat basketball is first up, in Bells at day two of the Lady Panther Showcase. Coach Bryan Jone and his team take on S&S Consolidated HS for their second tournament game in as many days. Thursday had Sulphur Springs playing host Bells, but fell in a tight one 38-35. Thursday’s loss to host Bells is the first tournament game...

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Student Registering at the Paris Junior College Sulphur Springs Campus
Nov17

Student Registering at the Paris Junior College Sulphur Springs Campus

Elizabeth Joslin, a Student Success Coach and Financial Aid Advisor at the PJC-Sulphur Springs Center campus, helps student Ty Self of Sulphur Springs register for classes at the campus. Paris Junior College Sulphur Springs registering

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8 Personnel Changes Approved For Sulphur Springs ISD
Nov17

8 Personnel Changes Approved For Sulphur Springs ISD

Eight personnel changes were approved for Sulphur Springs ISD by district trustees at the regular November school board meeting this week. Four staff members, three teachers and an aide on three campuses submitted resignations. One replacement has been approved, and one hired to fill a new position. One aide also will be transferring to another campus. Sulphur Springs High School lost health science teacher Lacie Stracener on Nov. 1...

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SSISD Approves Application, Tax Agreement With Ashoka Steel Mills
Nov17

SSISD Approves Application, Tax Agreement With Ashoka Steel Mills

Ashoka Steel Mills, LLC, this week cleared another hurdle toward locating the company’s first US plant in Sulphur Springs. The business received approval from Sulphur Spring ISD Board of Trustees for what is often referred to as a Chapter 313 Tax Agreement, referring to Texas Tax Code Chapter 313, which allows businesses to apply for a tax break on all or part of school district maintenance and operations taxes. Ashoka Steel...

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Como-Pickton Students, Staff Honor Veterans
Nov15

Como-Pickton Students, Staff Honor Veterans

On Friday, November 11, 2022, Como-Pickton students and staff honored local veterans during a special program at the school. CPFFA officers, along with Coach Joe Garcia’s (Active Reserve) AVID class lead the program for the entire district and community members. Como-Pickton band performed during the program. “We had an incredible Veteran’s Day program today! Thank you FFA, Band, and Coach Garcia’s AVID class for honoring...

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The Welding Shop at the Paris Junior College Sulphur Springs Campus
Nov14

The Welding Shop at the Paris Junior College Sulphur Springs Campus

WELDING PROJECT Ethan Leach of Pickton works on his structural welding project at the PJC-Sulphur Springs Center welding shop. For information about the welding program or other workforce education programs call 903-885-1232. Paris Junior College Sulphur Springs weld 1 Leach

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Wildcat Football Falls Short of Victory in Bi-District Playoff Thriller
Nov14

Wildcat Football Falls Short of Victory in Bi-District Playoff Thriller

Wildcat football took on Dallas Carter HS in the opening round of playoffs but fell just shy of victory on Friday, Nov. 11. Sulphur Springs football for the first time in four years qualified for the postseason, but just like in 2018 when the Wildcats last made the playoffs, they fell in Bi-District. A crucial fourth down stop as Sulphur Springs failed to get the game-winning touchdown with just over three minutes to go put a thriller...

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4 SSHS Students Place At UIL Regional Congress
Nov12

4 SSHS Students Place At UIL Regional Congress

Four Sulphur Springs students placed in the UIL Regional Congress event held Nov. 10, 2022, in Pittsburg, including one who has qualified to compete at State and a second student who was named as a state alternate. SSHS logo Congress is an individual contest in a large group setting. It models the legislative process of democracy, specifically, the United States Congress. Within this mock legislative assembly competition, contestants...

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Registration For Blue Santa Toy Program Continues Through Dec. 2, 2022
Nov11

Registration For Blue Santa Toy Program Continues Through Dec. 2, 2022

Blue Santa Toy Drive Slated Dec. 1-2, At Walmart Registration is currently under way for the Hopkins County-Sulphur Springs Blue Santa Toy Program, a partnership of city and county law enforcement and CANHelp, in cooperation with local businesses and community members. How To Apply Hopkins County families with a financial need may apply to the local Blue Santa program for assistance in providing toys for their children, ages 1-14 this...

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Bag Policy for Wildcats Fans Headed to City Bank Stadium November 11th
Nov11

Bag Policy for Wildcats Fans Headed to City Bank Stadium November 11th

Forney ISD will enforce a clear bag policy at all City Bank Stadium events. This policy limits the size and type of bags allowed for spectators. Approved bags: While we encourage guests not to bring bags if possible, the following are permissible: Clear tote – plastic, vinyl or PVC bags that do not exceed 12″ x 6″ x 12″ Plastic storage bag – Clear one (1) gallon, re-sealable Small clutch size – approximately the size of a hand with or...

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