‘Be the Light’ in 2020


Chamber Connection

Who is ready to be a light in 2020?

It is with great pleasure that the 2020 Board of Directors invites you to the 94th annual Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce Banquet on Thursday, Feb. 13, at 6 p.m. at the Hopkins County Regional Civic Center. Tickets are already going fast!

We will host a Networking Cocktail Happy Half Hour at 6 p.m. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m., and the awards will follow at 7 p.m. Please take this opportunity to bring your family, friends and employees to an evening of dinner and community awards including Large and Small Business of the Year, Educator of the Year, Caregiver Award, Agriculturist of the Year, Woman of the Year, Growth and Renewal Award, Community Pride Award, and Citizen of the Year.

Our banquet theme is “Be the Light” and focuses on positivity and community pride moving into the next decade. It promises to be one of our most beautiful and unusual banquets to date.

We are excited for you and your business to join us for this extraordinary evening. Please make your reservation today by calling the Chamber of Commerce, 903-885-6515, or by stopping by to visit at 110 Main St.in Sulphur Springs.


Hoop Dreams Basketball is a league of special needs children from ages 5 to 21. There is no cost to play, but players must register for T-shirts sizes and to get the coaches lined up. The Pilot Club of Sulphur Springs will host this league for the 13th year along with volunteer coaches from the Lions Club. Contact Beverley Owens at 903-348-5121 or any Pilot Club member for registration form or information about Hoop Dreams basketball.


Julia Wilhite State Farm will host a one year anniversary ribbon cutting celebration on Wednesday, Jan. 29 at noon. This office is located at 1030 Gilmer St. Please make plans to attend and wish Julia congratulations on her first year at State Farm!


Uptown Cutts, 1402 Mockingbird Lane in Sulphur Springs, will host their ribbon cutting celebration Tuesday, Feb. 4 at noon. Please join us at the celebration for networking and congratulating Uptown Cutts.