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Clara Bridges 90+ Banquet: A Celebration with Food, Fun, and Loved Ones
Mar20

Clara Bridges 90+ Banquet: A Celebration with Food, Fun, and Loved Ones

Letters of invitation to the 14th Annual Clara Bridges 90+ Banquet went out this week to every senior citizen in Hopkins County who is or will be 90 years of age by Dec. 31, 2019. Anyone who fits in that category who didn’t receive a letter is asked to contact Karon Weatherman at the Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center at (903) 885-1661 to be added to the list. “The only way that I found out who is 90+ is by someone...

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Meal a Day Menu for March 25th-29th
Mar18

Meal a Day Menu for March 25th-29th

Meal A Day Menu March 25th    –   March 29th Monday Cheese Burgers Lettuce Tomato and Onions   Baked Beans Chips Tuesday Oven Omelet Sausage Patty Blue Berry Muffin Mandarin Orange Slices Wednesday Chicken Broccoli and Rice Casserole Carrots Pickled Beets Thursday Beef and Sour Cream Enchiladas Refried Beans Chips and Salsa Friday Hopkins County Stew Cheese Cubes Crackers Tossed...

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Meal a Day Menu for March 18th-22nd
Mar14

Meal a Day Menu for March 18th-22nd

Meal A Day Menu March 18th   –  March 22nd Monday BBQ Rope Sausage Ranch Style Beans Cole Slaw Roll Tuesday Chicken Spaghetti English Peas Garlic Toast Wednesday Meatloaf Mashed Potatoes Green Beans Roll Thursday Chicken and Dumplings Crackers Tossed Salad Friday Beef Patties with Roast Gravy Macaroni and Cheese Malibu Vegetables...

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Meal a Day Menu for March 11th-15th
Mar11

Meal a Day Menu for March 11th-15th

Meal A Day Menu March 11th  – March 15th Monday Taco Soup Crackers Tossed Salad Tuesday Chicken Tenders Mashed Potatoes/Gravy Green Beans Roll Wednesday Chili Cheese Dogs Pickle Spears Cole Slaw Fritos Thursday Chicken Pot Pie Broccoli Pickled Beets Friday Sliced Ham Cooked Cabbage Pinto Beans Corn...

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Meal A Day Menu: Feb 18th – 22nd
Feb16

Meal A Day Menu: Feb 18th – 22nd

Meal A Day Menu for February 18th – February 22ND MONDAY Chicken Spaghetti English Peas Garlic Toast Tossed Salad TUESDAY Steak Fingers Mashed Potatoes/Gravy Green Beans Roll WEDNESDAY  Chicken Pot Pie Broccoli Pickled Beets THURSDAY  Taco Soup Crackers Cheese Cubes Tossed Salad FRIDAY  Sliced Ham Macaroni and Cheese Stewed Squash Roll Karon Weatherman Program and Marketing Director Senior Citizen’s Center 150...

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“Shawls of Love” Volunteers Filling Local Need During American Heart Month
Jan29

“Shawls of Love” Volunteers Filling Local Need During American Heart Month

‘Shawls of Love’ volunteers from Sulphur Springs have joined the American Heart Association in connection with The Children’s Heart Foundation to celebrate American Heart Month by knitting and crocheting red hats for babies born in February at Christus Mother Frances Hospital. The crochet group meets monthly at the Sulphur Springs Seniors Center, and members also work on their projects at home and during their own...

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Winners of Winter “42” Tourney at Seniors Ctr.
Jan21

Winners of Winter “42” Tourney at Seniors Ctr.

First Place Team Garland Hamilton and Dewayne Cozart with Karon Weatherman Lots of people in Hopkins County like to play 42, and the top teams gathered for some friendly competition on Saturday January 19 at the Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center. There were 29 teams which entered the tournament and the top four places were recognized. Organizer Karon Weatherman sends out a special thanks to volunteers Edith Hankins, Eva Tatum...

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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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