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Sulphur Springs High School kicks off first day

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Sulphur Springs High School kicked off its nontraditional first day of the 2019-2020 school year with a Back to School Bash at the SSISD Auditorium Tuesday morning.

ANNOUNCEMENT

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Meal A Day is needing a driver for Como-Pickton. Another driver can accompany on the route. Anyone interested in this Friday route can call Karon Weatherman at the Sulphur Springs

Today in History

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Today is Thursday, Aug. 22, the 234th day of 2019. There are 131 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Aug. 22, 1851, the schooner America outraced

The first monthly Parkinson’s

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The first monthly Parkinson’s Support Group was held Tuesday, at the Sulphur Springs Senior Citizens Center. The group learned about Parkinson’s and how to cope with the disease. Rebekah Aulbaugh

Students ready for the new year

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Hopkins County students began a new year over the past week at their respective schools. The News-Telegram asked readers to submit their first day back at school photos with the

Judge: Como VFD may see more charges

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There may be more arrests regarding the Como Volunteer Fire Department, according to Hopkins County Judge Robert Newsom. Judge Newsom further stated that the Como city council is looking forward

Senior games almost here

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Get ready to win gold at the Sulphur Springs Senior Summer Olympics to be held next week. The entire event is indoors, so the August heat won’t be an issue.

Quadplexes in city’s future after zoning approval

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PLANNING AND ZONING The Planning and Zoning Commission (P&Z) met on Monday to provide their recommendations to the Zoning Board of Adjustments (ZBA) for permit approvals or denials. P&Z opened

Walk gets new location, same goal

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The annual fundraising campaign A Walk to Remember will kick off Sept. 10 with a series of mini-walks leading up to their “Big Walk” in October at a new location.