Hopkins County

Local candidates to speak on President's Day

Feb 20, 2012

SULPHUR SPRINGS - A GOP President’s Day political forum and fundraising dinner will be held Monday night at the Hopkins County Civic Center.

Bankston files paperwork for hospital seat

Feb 14, 2012

SULPHUR SPRINGS - A university instructor is the first to file for the Hopkins County Memorial Hospital Board of Directors. 

Texas lawmaker to forgo second term for judge's post

Dec 21, 2011

AUSTIN - District 3 State Representative Erwin Cain says he will not seek another term in Austin, but rather behind the bench. 

Local unemployment figures show positive gains

Dec 19, 2011

According to figures released by the Texas Workforce Commission, Hopkins County’s lowest jobless rate in the region continued to fall, down to 6.5 percent in November, a half percent drop from October.

Dead end area of Bonham and Bois D Arc streets where shots were reportedly fired Friday.

COMMERCE - Multiple shots were fired and four suspects arrested following a Friday morning pursuit in Commerce. 

Authorities raid Northeast Texas drug operation

Oct 13, 2011

HOPKINS COUNTY - An investigation is underway after a huge marijuana farm was found along the Hopkins-Franklin County line.

Neal to run for vacant constable's seat

Sep 28, 2011

SULPHUR SPRINGS - Longtime Hopkins County deputy Bobby Neal has announced he'll seek the democratic nomination for Precinct 2 Constable.

Local burn bans to remain in effect for awhile

Sep 26, 2011

Area county commissioners approved to extent their county's current burn bans during meetings Monday morning.