Ryan Brown

Members of Sulphur Springs band Southern Soul during their visit to the KETR Studios. (Left to right, Matt Meinke, Jacob Mazoch, Adam Hall (sitting) and Ryan Brown.
Cindy Roller

By day, members of an area band do everything from retail sales to crime solving, but by night, they crank up the amplifiers and jam out music to both new, and hardcore, fans.

Cooper Review

Lee Ann Hargrave was arrested on Tuesday, September 2 for attempting to fraudulently use a credit card taken from a Delta County resident and used in Hopkins County to purchase cartons of cigarettes.  The theft occurred while she was providing house cleaning and health care services, according to Delta County Sheriff’s reports. Hargrave used the stolen card approximately 15 times for a total of approximately $1,800.

Cooper Review

Terrance Jerome Parker of Cooper was arrested not once but twice for local robberies that began at the beginning of August.

“We are again experiencing a rash of thefts in Delta County, at least three thefts and/or burglaries have occurred over the last two weeks. Property owners should remain alert, lock up when possible and report any suspicious activity,” said Delta County Sheriff Ricky Smith, “The Sheriff’s Office will continue to focus on these thefts and burglaries. The investigation into one more of these thefts is progressing very well, we have a suspect and we are finalizing our investigation and at least one person will most probably be arrested.”

Cindy Roller / Cooper Review

COOPER - A Delta County Sheriff’s deputy has been fired, another demoted and a third has resigned amid a criminal investigation conducted by the Texas Rangers and Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission.