Chris Brown http://ketr.org en Applications being accepted for Hopkins County Judge http://ketr.org/post/applications-being-accepted-hopkins-county-judge <p>Hopkins County commissioners approved a plan this week to replace County Judge Chris Brown, who will be leaving the top county post in January to take over the Ark-Tex Council of Governments.</p><p>Brown had one year left on his county judge term. The plan is for the court to accept applications from interested persons and basically hire a replacement on a one-year contract, with next fall’s election determining a long-term answer.</p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 22:46:18 +0000 Cindy Roller 45416 at http://ketr.org Applications being accepted for Hopkins County Judge Judge Brown steps down to take Ark-Tex COG job http://ketr.org/post/judge-brown-steps-down-take-ark-tex-cog-job <p>The search will soon be on for a new leader in Hopkins County as Judge Chris Brown will be recommended by the Ark-Tex Council of Governments search committee for their position of Executive Director. The Ark-Tex COG will be meeting for a final vote on the position, which oversees a $15 million budget, on Thursday, Oct. 31 at 10 a.m. in Omaha.</p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 20:32:49 +0000 Cindy Roller 44434 at http://ketr.org Judge Brown steps down to take Ark-Tex COG job Burn Ban Issued for Delta, Fannin, Extended for Hopkins, Hunt http://ketr.org/post/burn-ban-issued-delta-fannin-extended-hopkins-hunt <p>COOPER - Recent rains have done little to help the region fend off increasingly dry conditions, prompting Delta and Fannin County Commissioners Monday to order a burn ban. Tue, 14 Aug 2012 15:56:00 +0000 Scott Harvey 25508 at http://ketr.org Burn Ban Issued for Delta, Fannin, Extended for Hopkins, Hunt Hopkins County Becomes Region's Sixth Burn Ban http://ketr.org/post/hopkins-county-becomes-regions-sixth-burn-ban <p>SULPHUR SPRINGS - Hopkins County Judge Chris Brown is following the path of his local counterparts in declaring an emergency burn ban due to increasingly dry conditions. Fri, 10 Aug 2012 13:30:01 +0000 Scott Harvey 25297 at http://ketr.org Hopkins County Becomes Region's Sixth Burn Ban Officials close to ending burn ban http://ketr.org/post/officials-close-ending-burn-ban <p>SULPHUR SPRINGS - Hopkins County Commissioners could soon join a growing list of area counties that have lifted their ban on outdoor burning. Tue, 01 Nov 2011 12:59:09 +0000 Scott Harvey 11211 at http://ketr.org