Longtime Constable Maynard to retire

Sulphur Springs – After serving 48 years in law enforcement, Hopkins County Constable Roger "Tex" Maynard is retiring, effective at year's end.

Maynard has been a constable for precinct 1 the past 18 years, and prior to that spent 30 years as a state trooper.

The Hopkins County Commissioners Court will appoint someone to fill out the remainder of his term.