Camp Pursuit: Where passion becomes talent

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Camp Pursuit Yantis wrapped up Friday, concluding a fun-filled week of education and exploration. Activities included 3-D art, rocketry, everyday chemistry, a Godzilla-themed engineering challenge, mathematics arts, optical illusions, ancient

NETEX, Blacklands and the $11 million terminal

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The fate of a $1.2 million U.S. Economic Development Administration grant hangs in the balance for both Hopkins and Franklin Counties, as a lawsuit between the Northeast Texas Rural Rail

Sheriff Tatum receives plaque

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Hopkins County Sheriff Lewis Tatum was the guest of honor at a fish fry and fireworks show hosted by Mike and Lyda Hatch Saturday evening. Mike Hatch presented Tatum with

Council unsure: Lease or purchase vehicles

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The city council is still considering a proposal from Enterprise Fleet Management to help manage of replacement of the city’s fleet of vehicles, but it was tabled at the July

Police learn more, add new charges in Coker spree

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More details emerge about the crimes Michael Allen Coker allegedly committed in the early morning hours on May 28, as he was slapped with ten new charges of credit or debit card abuse on

Como driver flees police, crashes into house

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Department of Public Safety deputies were finally able to arrest Randall Hank Root, 23, of Como for driving without a license, but not without first giving chase, according to reports.

Camp Pursuit: Where passion becomes talent

Camp Pursuit Yantis wrapped up Friday, concluding a fun-filled week of education and exploration. Activities included 3-D art, rocketry, everyday chemistry, a Godzilla-themed engineering challenge, mathematics arts, optical illusions, ancient

Keri Jetton

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Keri Jetton hosted a large group of well wishers to Meraki Boutique at 217 Main St. in Sulphur Springs. Jetton held the event to celebrate her first year in business,

NWS: No huge chance for rain

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There’s a slight chance of thunderstorms for Hopkins County this weekend, according to the National Weather Service. Saturday is mostly sunny during the morning with a 20% chance of showers

Westbrook, Harden reunite in Houston, Paul to OKC

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Russell Westbrook and James Harden are together again, and Chris Paul is leaving Houston to make that reunion happen. A person with knowledge of the situation

The political myth to capture our times

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In the Age of Trump, a growth industry of commentators and critics is in search of a mythical image, a graphic insight, a metaphorical phrase to capture our fragmented politics

Skin, scales and the ocean kaleidoscope

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In the past couple of weeks, there’s been a large amount of controversy stirred up over Disney’s decision to cast African American actress Halle Bailey in the role of Ariel

Wanted: Real customer service

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Dear Annie: Am I the only one who feels that life is too complicated these days and that I feel absolutely powerless when it comes to calling a big company

Frankie Lavon Millsap

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Funeral service for Frankie Lavon Millsap, 88, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at West Oaks Funeral Home Chapel with Tim Potts

Ruby Clarine Anderson

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Funeral Service for Ruby Clarine Anderson, 96, of Houston will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at Murray Orwosky Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Arbala

Glenda Harris

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Funeral service for Glenda Harris, 85, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, July 15, 2019 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Chapel with Bro.