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Attend FBC “Pass the Legacy” Grandparenting Conference on Evening of January 11
Jan02

Attend FBC “Pass the Legacy” Grandparenting Conference on Evening of January 11

FBC’s Fred Lewis and Bruce Welch Fred Lewis, Associate Pastor at First Baptist Church in Sulphur Springs, and Bruce Welch, Pastor of Education, are inviting grandparents and great-grandparents in the area to a conference designed especially for them. The conference will help those in a grandparenting role, many who are raising their grandchildren, to become better equipped to “pass the legacy”, a valuable resource of...

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ATCOG Director Chris Brown to Speak to Hopkins-Rains Retired School Personnel
Jan02

ATCOG Director Chris Brown to Speak to Hopkins-Rains Retired School Personnel

Chris Brown, Executive Director of Ark-Tex Council of Governments The Hopkins-Rains Retired School Personnel invites all retired education personnel in the area to attend a meeting on Tuesday, January 8 at 10:00 am at The Oaks Bed & Breakfast, 516 Oak Avenue in Sulphur Springs, Texas. Chris Brown, Executive Director of Ark-Tex Council of Governments, will present a program about services for seniors offered through ATCOG, and...

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Meal a Day Gets Donation from Food Truck Food Drive
Dec28

Meal a Day Gets Donation from Food Truck Food Drive

Two local family-owned food vendors had a desire to help a local worthy cause during the holidays. The Meal a Day program was selected, and during the Christmas weekend, the families assisted the Meal a Day program with a unique food drive on Saturday December 22, 2018. David and Kimberly Slaughter of Slaughter’s BBQ and Glenn Norfleet of Fireside BBQ set up their Food Trucks on the parking lot of Fix N Feed in Sulphur Springs....

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Meal A Day Menu: Dec 24th-28th
Dec23

Meal A Day Menu: Dec 24th-28th

Meal A Day Menu for December 24th   –   December 28th    We sent out Complete Turkey and Dressing Frozen Family Dinners on Tuesday, December 11th for you to use on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. There should be enough for 2 meals in the Boxes. MONDAY  Closed for Christmas TUESDAY Closed for Christmas WEDNESDAY  BBQ Rope Sausage Ranch Style Beans Cole Slaw Cornbread...

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Meal a Day Menu: Dec 17th-21st
Dec16

Meal a Day Menu: Dec 17th-21st

Meal A Day Menu for December 17th  –  December 21st    MONDAY  Spaghetti and Meat Balls English Peas Garlic Toast Tossed Salad TUESDAY Oven Omelet Bacon Orange Slices Blue Berry Muffins WEDNESDAY  Taco Soup Crackers Cheese Cubes Tossed Salad THURSDAY Christmas Dinner  Sliced Ham and Dressing  Green Beans Casserole Sweet Potatoes Cranberry Sauce Roll FRIDAY  Chicken Sliders...

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Winter Events at the Senior Center
Dec09

Winter Events at the Senior Center

December and January Calendars with ICON sheet Several Flyers of Special Events.  Have a Safe and Wonderful Christmas. I just wanted to let you guys know what is coming up this month and some in January Note some of the regular events have been changed around because of Christmas and New Years.  BINGO Every Wednesday and Friday at 9:30  Fit and Strong Every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday at 9:30  42 Game Every Wednesday and Friday at...

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Ms. Hopkins County Senior Wins the 2nd Annual Chili Contest at Seniors Center
Nov09

Ms. Hopkins County Senior Wins the 2nd Annual Chili Contest at Seniors Center

On chilly, wet Thursday November 8, 2018, seventeen local chili cooks brought their best recipe, hot and ready in crockpots, to the contest for some friendly competition on who makes the “best chili in Hopkins County”. Upon arrival, chili samples were collected for judging, then the serving began at noon.  And there was no shortage of diners standing in line to get their bowls of chili! According to the judges,...

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Meal a Day Menu Oct 29th-Nov 2nd
Oct28

Meal a Day Menu Oct 29th-Nov 2nd

          Meal A Day Menu October 29th  – November 2nd                    Monday Chicken Fried Chicken Mashed Potatoes and Gravy Providence Vegetables Rolls Tuesday Beef Spaghetti English Peas Garlic Toast Wednesday Taco Soup Cheese Cubes Crackers Tossed Salad Thursday Sliced Ham Macaroni and Cheese California Blend Vegetables Roll   Friday King Ranch Chicken...

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“Walk to Remember” Surpasses Target for Terrific Tuesdays 2019 Budget Goal
Oct05

“Walk to Remember” Surpasses Target for Terrific Tuesdays 2019 Budget Goal

On a lovely Autumn evening, several dozen persons gathered for the “Walk to Remember” Alzheimer’s Walk in the Gardens at Christus Mother Frances Hospital in Sulphur Springs. Support is strong locally for the Terrific Tuesdays Alzheimer’s Respite Program. During the annual Walk, it’s $10,000 goal for 2019 program funding was surpassed with final donations, sending the total to over $14,000.  Terrific...

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2018 Series of “Walks to Remember” Fundraisers Benefits Terrific Tuesdays Program, an Alzheimer’s Caregivers Respite Program
Sep18

2018 Series of “Walks to Remember” Fundraisers Benefits Terrific Tuesdays Program, an Alzheimer’s Caregivers Respite Program

Tammi Reardon, Director of Terrific Tuesdays, an Alzheimer’s Caregiver Respiute Program in Sulphur Springs, Texas Join us during the “A Walk To Remember” Campaign for 2018. This is the ONLY fundraiser for Terrific Tuesdays, and this year’s goal is $10,000.  If you don’t know what Terrific Tuesdays is I will tell you. It is a program that happens EVERY TUESDAY from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm. It is held at...

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