Cindy Roller

Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Mon December 15, 2014

Cooper ISD receives good report on testing; 'Between the Sulphurs' chronicles local history

Cooper, Texas
Credit texasescapes.com

Cooper Review editor Cindy Roller reports that the Cooper ISD board recently received a favorable report on state testing of Cooper High School students.  Also, a new pictorial history of Cooper and Delta County, "Between the Sulphurs," is now available.

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Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Mon November 3, 2014

City of Cooper demolishing abandoned houses

Cindy Roller
Credit Cooper Review

Cooper Review editor Cindy Roller says the city has torn down four abandoned, dilapidated houses and plans to tear down at least four more.  Cindy also discusses a project to restore the history of Cooper High School and the Delta County candidates in Tuesday's election.

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Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Fri October 10, 2014

Photo Walk Saturday afternoon in downtown Sulphur Springs

Cindy Roller, Luis Noble

Cooper Review editor Cindy Roller and Echo Publishing graphic designer Luis Noble discuss the annual Worldwide Photo Walk, which is being observed in downtown Sulphur Springs at 4 p.m. on Saturday. 

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Hopkins County
8:27 am
Mon October 6, 2014

Five years and counting: Sulphur Springs Worldwide Photo Walk returns

This year’s event co-leaders will be Sulphur Springs News-Telegram Photographer Jon Lance and Cooper Review Editor Cindy Roller.
Credit Luis Noble / Echo Publishing Company

Five years and still a very popular annual event – the Sulphur Springs Worldwide Photo Walk, which will be held from 4-6 p.m. or the “golden hours” on Saturday evening, Oct. 11 at the newly renovated City Hall in Sulphur Springs.

            Commemorating the event’s fifth year, a tour given by City Manager Marc Maxwell will be the highlight and a prime location with 100 years worth historical aspects for participating shutterbugs. An added bonus with many subjects will be the Hopkins County Fall Festival Battle of the Bands being held at Muddy Jake’s Sports Grille and Pub.

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Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Wed September 17, 2014

Delta County beer/wine election expected in May

Cindy Roller
Credit Cooper Review

Cooper Review editor Cindy Roller says, after some legal complications that caused a delay, an election to determine whether the off-premise sale of beer and wine will be allowed in Delta County is now expected to be held in May 2015.

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Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Fri August 15, 2014

Cooper Review editor discusses slaughter plant

Cindy Roller
Credit Cooper Review

Cooper Review editor Cindy Roller discusses the new slaughtering plant that will apparently be coming to Cooper, providing 15-20 jobs.  Cindy also discusses plans for a new program at Cooper Elementary School that will provide free breakfast and lunch for all children at the school.

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Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Fri July 25, 2014

Downtown Cooper hit hard by winds; new warning sirens coming for Delta County

Cindy Roller
Credit Cooper Review

The editor of the Cooper Review, Cindy Roller, discusses the damage to downtown Cooper from Wednesday evening's storm.  Ironically, Delta County has recently purchased warning sirens for several communities in the county.

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Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Cooper youth helping with cleanup; Changes to Meal-A-Day

Cindy Roller
Credit Cooper Review

Cooper Review editor Cindy Roller says youth from Cooper churches are helping demolish abandoned buildings and painting playground equipment in the park.  And the Delta County Commissioners Court has approved changes to the Meal-A-Day program for elderly citizens after receiving complaints.  Plus, Cooper High School has a new principal, and the Delta County Sherriff's Office has received a surplus military Humvee.

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Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Runoff election Tuesday in Delta County; economic development efforts moving ahead

Cindy Roller
Credit Cooper Review

Cooper Review editor Cindy Roller discusses the runoff election Tuesday, May 27, between incumbent Delta County Judge Herb Brookshire and Jason Murray.  Also on the ballot Tuesday in Delta County and most other counties in the KETR listening area are the runoff elections between U.S.

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Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Thu May 1, 2014

Delta County receives grants; Volunteer fire departments need donations

Cindy Roller
Credit Cooper Review

Cooper Review editor Cindy Roller says Delta County Judge Herb Brookshire has announced some new grants, and Delta County volunteer fire departments, suffering from funding cuts, will be seeking contributions on May 16.

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Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Tue April 1, 2014

Cattle rustlers in Delta, Hopkins County

Credit Cooper Review

The editor of the Cooper Review, Cindy Roller, says law enforcement agencies are investigating a series of cattle thefts in Delta and Hopkins Counties.  Cindy also says the water level in Cooper Lake remains very low.

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Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Fri February 28, 2014

FEMA turns down emergency aid for Delta County

Ice caused major damage in Northeast Texas in December 2013.
Cooper Review

Cooper Review editor Cindy Roller says the Federal Emergency Management Agency turned down Delta County's request for emergency assistance following the December ice storm.  Damage in Delta County from the storm is estimated at $2 million.

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Delta County
1:45 pm
Wed July 10, 2013

High Five for Cooper Review

Cindy Roller wins first place for Community Service submission
Cooper Review

The Cooper Review has received five awards from the Texas Press Association’s 2013 Better Newspaper Contest.

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Community Event
5:04 pm
Mon October 15, 2012

Slideshow: Sulphur Springs Photo Walk

Luis Noble

SULPHUR SPRINGS - Winners will be announced by Friday for this year's Sulphur Springs Photo Walk, held Saturday in conjunction with the Worldwide Photo Walk.

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Photography
11:50 am
Fri October 12, 2012

Say Cheese: Photo Walkers Gear Up

Photo Walk Guides Cindy Roller and Luis Noble
Greg Roller

SULPHUR SPRINGS - Around the region, photography enthusiasts are gearing up for an annual photography event in Sulphur Springs.

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