Hopkins County

Aug. 26 marks the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment’s certification

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The ratification and certification of the 19th Amendment marked an important milestones for the United States in its journey toward equity. Just before the 1920 presidential election, white women were granted the right to vote, but even before ratification, there were debates and discussion over the sensitive issue, even here in Hopkins County.

Memorial Day rememberance

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A Percheron horse “Sarge,” belonging to Melissa Beezley Harris, was present at Monday morning’s Memorial Day services conducted by the Hopkins County Marine Corps League at Celebration Plaza in Sul

Commissioners to address Sulphur River flooding

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The second of two public hearings on the proposed county tax rate for 2019-2020 is on the top of the Hopkins County Commissions Court special session Tuesday, which will remain the same at 62.4892

Commissioners to consider combining 2 county VFDs

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The Hopkins County Commissioners Court will meet Monday for a regular session, which will include the 2019-2020 proposed tax rate, utility easements, a public hearing on the plan for the district c