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SSISD board calls special session

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The Sulphur Springs ISD Board of Trustees will meet for a special session Friday, Aug. 23 at noon to discuss budget amendments to the 2018-2019 updates and changes to state

For the Record

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Sulphur Springs and Hopkins County law enforcement and fire department activity from 5:30 a.m. Monday to 7 a.m. Wednesday included: POLICE Monday 1:50 p.m.: Two Sulphur Springs men, 19 and

Blotter Briefs

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Reported structure fire leads to arrest Cesar Mendoza, 31, of Sulphur Springs was arrested at his residence early Wednesday morning on Collin County warrants for probation revocation on charges of

NextLink IP breaks ground

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A Hudson Oaks, Texas company finds themselves placing a major location in Sulphur Springs as NextLink internet service providers broke ground Tuesday on a new facility at the Heritage business

Tableleaf contest raises $4,500 for school supplies

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On Aug. 5, Tableleaf partnered with Sulphur Springs Dodge to host the first annual Back to School Burger Bash at Backstory Brewery in Sulphur Springs. Logan Vaughan is the owner

Fire destroys 5 acres

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A fire at County Road 2426 and Farm Road 269 south destroyed as much as 5 acres of grassland. Twelve 911 calls were placed about the fire, according to Hopkins County dispatch.

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension cooks up classes

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Hopkins County residents enjoy good food. However, many recipes we see on Facebook and other internet sites are not necessarily the healthiest. Texas A&M AgriLife Extension has a solution! Two

City Cemetery Society accepts memorials

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The City Cemetery Society met Tuesday at the Myra Wilson Chapel on cemetery grounds. Members attending inlaced Jim andAnnada Jones, Ruthmary Hall, Linda Jackson, Janet Garvin, Carolyn Swindell, Mary Ann

Officers cooperate in online sting

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FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — About 30 investigators recently huddled behind computers, logged into social media apps, posing as children and talking to strangers. Those strangers are around the Dallas-Fort

Arbala VFD to send five to state training

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Arbala Volunteer Fire Department is proud to send five of its members to get their firefighter certification through the Texas Forest Service firefighter grant Tristan Fairchild, Brendan Kerns, Brennan Murray,