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Kelly Dwight McGehee
Nov30

Kelly Dwight McGehee

Funeral service for Kelly Dwight McGehee, age 77, of Dallas, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, December 5, 2020 at Reilly Springs Church with Rowdy France officiating. Interment with Military Honors will follow at Reilly Springs Cemetery. There will be no formal visitation. Mr. McGehee passed away Saturday morning, November 28, 2020 at his residence in Lake Highlands. Kelly Dwight McGehee was born August 7, 1943 in Amarillo, TX to...

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Officers Make 6 DWI Arrests In 6 Days
Oct17

Officers Make 6 DWI Arrests In 6 Days

Local officers made 6 DWI arrests in six days, including 2 on Saturday and two involving wreck, and arrested a 36-year-old for violating probation on a felony DWI charge, according to arrest reports. East Shannon Road Crash Included among the individuals named in the DWI arrests was a 38-year-old Sulphur Springs man reported to have crashed a Lexus at 11:10 p.m. Friday night on East Shannon Road. Upon arrival, officers contacted the...

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Dallas Woman Accused Of Driving While Intoxicated With Child Passengers
Jul10

Dallas Woman Accused Of Driving While Intoxicated With Child Passengers

Hopkins County, TX – July 10, 2020 – A Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper arrested a 40-year-old Dallas woman accused of driving while intoxicated with child passengers Thursday night, according to arrest reports. Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office patrol vehicle Hopkins County 911 dispatchers had received texts July 9, 2020 alleging the driver of an SUV to be “extremely intoxicated, swerving, driving over...

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Woman Allegedly Driving While Intoxicated With Her Grandchild In Car When It Crashed
Jun12

Woman Allegedly Driving While Intoxicated With Her Grandchild In Car When It Crashed

A 47-year-old Sulphur Springs woman was allegedly driving intoxicated with her grandchild in the car. The vehicle crashed Thursday evening, according to arrest reports. Hopkins County, Cumby and Miller Grove firefighters, sheriff’s deputies and state troopers responded at 8:17 p.m. June 11, 2020 to a single vehicle rollover crash on FM 275 south in which the occupants were reported to still be in the vehicle, but did not appear...

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Sulphur Springs Man Jailed For Felony DWI
Jun17

Sulphur Springs Man Jailed For Felony DWI

Matthew William West A 35-year-old Sulphur Springs man was arrested for driving with two children in the car Saturday night. Sulphur Springs Police Lt. Eddie Moon and Officer Derick Williams stopped a Chevrolet 1500 at 9:48 p.m. June 15 after observing it being driven unsafely while the driver made a lane change on Davis Street at Hinnant Street. Upon contact with the driver, identified in reports as Matthew William West, the officers...

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Murry Edwin Froneberger
Jan20

Murry Edwin Froneberger

Funeral services for Murry Edwin Froneberger, age 86, of Sulphur Springs will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Monday, January 22, 2018 at West Oaks Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Jerry Savage and Bro. Buddy Wiggins officiating.  Interment will follow at Sherley Cemetery with Colton Froneberger, Jeremy Froneberger, Alex Froneberger, Michael Froneberger, Brent Shutt and Michael Williams serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be...

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Van Edwin Blize
Jan10

Van Edwin Blize

Funeral services for GySgt. Van Edwin Blize, 64, of Port Aransas, TX will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, January 11, 2018 at West Oaks Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Jimmy Henry officiating. Military graveside honors by the Hopkins County Military Coalition will follow at Restlawn Memorial Park with Tim Dorsett, Billie R. Blize, Steve Blize, James Blize, Steven Morgan, Bryan Wawarosky, and Drake McWhorter serving as pallbearers....

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Pickton Man Arrested for DWI with Child Passenger
Oct30

Pickton Man Arrested for DWI with Child Passenger

A female screaming “He’s drunk and has my child” attracted the attention of Sulphur Springs police around 11 p.m. Saturday night. The officer observed a vehicle southbound on Broadway and then turned east on Shannon Road. The vehicle crashed into a culvert. Micahel Robert Sanders, 25, of Pickton was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated with Child Passenger under 15-years of age, a State Jail Felony. He is in Hopkins County Jail held...

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Juvenile Passenger in Vehicle Strikes Bicyclist; Driver Arrested for DWI
Sep11

Juvenile Passenger in Vehicle Strikes Bicyclist; Driver Arrested for DWI

When the juvenile passenger of a 2017 Dodge Ram struck a bicyclist with his hand as the vehicle passed near the corner of Gilmer Street and Whitworth Street, a DPS trooper who viewed the incident made a traffic stop. The driver, Christopher Arlen Ray, 34, of Sulphur Springs showed signs of intoxication. A field sobriety test was conducted. Ray was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated-Child Passenger Under 15-years of age, a State...

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Driver Arrested for DWI in Accident on SH 11E
Dec26

Driver Arrested for DWI in Accident on SH 11E

A two vehicle accident on State Highway 11E led to the DWI arrest of one of the drivers. Hopkins County Deputies informed the DPS Trooper investigating the accident that the driver of one of the vehicles seemed to be intoxicated. The Trooper performed a field sobriety test on the driver at the scene and found him to indeed be intoxicated. In man’s auto was an open alcoholic beverage container and 2 ounces of marijuana. The Sulphur...

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