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4-H Project Show Results

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4-H Project Show Results

By Johanna Hicks, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension, Family & Community Health Agent, Hopkins County National 4-H Week Best of Show ribbon The Hopkins County 4-H Project Show took place during National 4-H Week, and the results are in! Twenty-six projects were registered for judging. Art:William Ebel, Junior – Blue ribbon, Best of Show; Red ribbonJayci McClung, Junior – Red RibbonJohni McClung, Junior – Red ribbonPenelope Deterding, Senior, 2 blue ribbons, Best of ShowKirk Brown, Senior – Blue ribbon 4-H Logo Crafts:Ava Bessonett, Clover...

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Drug Take Back Event Planned Oct. 24

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Drug Take Back Event Planned Oct. 24

Hopkins County Sheriff’s Posse and Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Administration, will be hosting a Drug Take Back event next Saturday. People are invited to bring their leftover unused prescription or over-the-counter medications from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 24, to Atwood’s parking lot, located at 817 Gilmer St. in Sulphur Springs, for proper disposal. The Drug Take Back Event is for medications that are not needed or that are out of date so that officials can have them properly destroyed. This could...

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Cumby Homecoming Week Activities Announced

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Cumby Homecoming Week Activities Announced

Cumby ISD is gearing up for Homecoming Week. The 2020 homecoming festivities include recognition of the 2020 Cumby Homecoming Court, the crowning of a Homecoming Queen and King, daily spirit themes and other community activities planned during Cumby Homecoming Week, Oct. 19-23. (Back row, left) Logan Miller, Colten Lindsey, Keagan McCullum, Darren Brewer and Cameron Rodriguez, Andrew Dignam and Lane McCraw; (front row) Dayli Sims, Lucero Osornio, Rylee Krotky, Brooke Petty, Rachael Dotson, Britney Jacobs and Lilly Campbell. A different...

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Red Carpet Event Comes To Bright Star Cinemas

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Red Carpet Event Comes To Bright Star Cinemas

You have a chance to attend an advance showing of the soon to be released movie “Hot Water” this Saturday, October 17th at Bright Star Cinemas in Sulphur Springs. Jettribe,  a global watercraft gear company that recently relocated from California, is hosting this advance showing of the movie “Hot Water”. Jettribe would like to celebrate this event with community members and is offering free admission to the event. It will take place this coming Saturday October 17th at Bright Star Cinemas in Sulphur Springs. Guests will get to...

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2020 Hay Bale Sculpture Contest Underway

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2020 Hay Bale Sculpture Contest Underway

Hay bale art is once again appearing around Hopkins County. Making art, or possibly making a statement with hay bales has become part of our fall festivities. The purpose of the event is to: Creating a Fun and Entertaining way to Celebrate the Hopkins County Fall FestivalRecognizing the Importance of Hay on the Economy of Hopkins CountyDeveloping County Spirit, Teamwork, and Hometown PrideEncouraging our community to show support to this industry and have fun! Judging will take place on Friday, October 16th and the winners will be announced...

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Rifle Raffle for Blue Santa

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Rifle Raffle for Blue Santa

Drawing will be held November 4th, 2020. Get your tickets at Village Gun and Pawn, Hopkins County Sheriff Office, Hopkins County Attorney Office and CANHELP.

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What You Need To Know Before Driving Through For Hopkins County Stew

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What You Need To Know Before Driving Through For Hopkins County Stew

The start of October typically means two things in Sulphur Springs: Homecoming and the annual Hopkins County Stew contest. Tonight’s Homecoming game has been canceled but this year’s queen and princesses were crowned Thursday night. The Hopkins County Stew is still planned for later this month, but due to COVID-19 will be a little different. Stew news from Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Lezley Brown This year’s stew will be drive-through. There will be 106 cook teams spread out around the walking track...

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2020 Sulphur Springs High School Homecoming Festivities

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2020 Sulphur Springs High School Homecoming Festivities

Friday night’s varsity game may be canceled, but that didn’t dampen the Sulphur Springs High School Homecoming festivities. Wildcats fans and supporters filled the home stands at Gerald Prim Stadium Thursday, cheering for the 2020 Homecoming participants.\ The event featured the SSHS cheer squad, Blue Blazes, band and, of course, the Homecoming Court. A few of the Homecoming nominees pulled double duty not only taking their place among the court but also had an active role in other activities such as band and drill team. As is...

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Hicks: Oct. 4-10 National 4-H Week

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Hicks: Oct. 4-10 National 4-H Week

By Johanna Hicks, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension, Family & Community Health Agent, Hopkins County Pictured: Jorja Bessonett, Miller Grove 4-H Club, contributes items during the summer 2020 food drive sponsored by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension.  4-H members learn to give back to the community through service projects For over 100 years, 4‑H has inspired families, shaped careers, and impacted communities. On October 4 through 10, we will celebrate the impact of 4‑H during National 4‑H Week. The theme for this year’s National 4-H Week...

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13th Annual Help a Child Tractor Pull and Cook-Off, Stew 2020 Quickly Approaching

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13th Annual Help a Child Tractor Pull and Cook-Off, Stew 2020 Quickly Approaching

Chamber Connection — October 8, 2020 Lezley Brown By Lezley Brown, President/CEO, Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce Have you ever wanted to judge stew in the Hopkins County Stew Contest? Here is your chance! We are looking for individuals to serve as judges in this year’s Stew Contest. If you are interested, please call the Chamber at (903) 885-6515. The time has come to pre-order your stew for this year’s Stew Drive-thru! You can make your pre-order NOW by calling or coming by the Chamber, and you can select your favorite cook’s stew until...

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