Sulphur Springs

Drowning
9:37 am
Wed September 5, 2012

Drowning Reported on Sulphur Springs Pond

Monday's drowning occurred at a pond north of CR 4752 and south of CR 4759

SULPHUR SPRINGS - 60-year-old Rick Palmer has been identified as the man located in the pond near Hopkins County Road 4752.

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TxDot
7:13 am
Mon September 3, 2012

Thousands Awarded to Rockwall Airport

gearthblog.com

AUSTIN - The Texas Transportation Commission has approved $165,000 in improvements to Rockwall Municipal Airport, one of roughly 275 community airports in Texas eligible for funding.

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Vandalism
4:20 pm
Wed August 29, 2012

Reward Increases for Defaced Sulphur Springs Memorial

A section of the Memorial with engraved bricks
Cindy Roller KETR/Cooper Review

SULPHUR SPRINGS - $8,500 is now being offered for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for vandalizing the Hopkins County Veterans Memorial.

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Election
4:21 pm
Wed August 8, 2012

Wet/Dry Election Approved, Opposition Group Formed

Map of Wet/Dry/Partially Wet Counties in Texas
TABC

SULPHUR SPRINGS - Voters will decide two ballot initiatives this November calling for alcohol sales, after the city council’s approval of a petition Tuesday.

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Sulphur Springs
8:40 am
Tue August 7, 2012

Sulphur Springs Council to Consider Alcohol Petitions

Liquor store sign in El Paso, TX
Robby Virus Flickr

SULPHUR SPRINGS - If approved Tuesday night, the two items go before voters in November.

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Mission
10:48 am
Fri August 3, 2012

Sulphur Springs to Milwaukee - The Compassion Connection

Kylie Singleton Sulphur Springs First Baptist Church

MILWAUKEE-The state of Wisconsin is famous for a lot of different things. It’s home to storied sports teams like the Green Bay Packers, was the home for two popular sit-coms, Happy Days and That '70s Show, and is known for extremely cold winters and extremely warm people. But they are also famous for something else. Dairy.

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Election
10:02 am
Wed July 18, 2012

Sulphur Springs Citizens to Vote on Alcohol Sales

try-whistling-this Flickr

SULPHUR SPRINGS - City officials have verified the roughly 1,300 signatures submitted asking for two alcohol related items to be placed on the November ballot.

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Parks and Recreation
7:23 am
Wed July 11, 2012

Will Interactive Fountains Replace Public Swimming Pools?

Cindy Roller KETR/Cooper Review

SULPHUR SPRINGS - How would you classify the status of municipal swimming pools? To one local city official, they’re on the verge of extinction.

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Community Event
8:27 am
Mon July 2, 2012

Independence celebrated, veterans honored in Sulphur Springs

Cindy Roller Cooper Review/KETR

For Sulphur Springs, the July 4 holiday was particularly special this weekend with the unveiling of the Hopkins County Veterans Memorial and newly renovated downtown square.

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Community Event
10:13 am
Wed June 27, 2012

Fireworks, Veterans Memorial premier in Hopkins County

Final preparations being made Wednesday morning ahead of Saturday's event
Cindy Roller Cooper Review/KETR

SULPHUR SPRINGS - Crews have been feverishly working to finish final renovation details around the Sulphur Springs Square in time for this weekend’s 2012 Independence Day Celebration.

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Sulphur Springs
9:49 am
Tue June 26, 2012

Sulphur Springs toddler loses battle with kidney disease

Jace Glenn
Sulphur Springs News-Telegram

Born six weeks premature and later diagnosed with polycystic kidney disease, Jace Glenn had spent a majority of his life on dialysis. The 3-year-old boy lost his battle with the disease Sunday.

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Traffic accident
8:03 am
Wed June 20, 2012

One killed in rear-end collision near Sulphur Springs

Google Maps

HOPKINS COUNTY - State Troopers are reporting the death of a Sulphur Springs man following a three vehicle wreck along Highway 11 Tuesday.

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Missing person
8:52 am
Thu May 17, 2012

Update: Search called off after missing woman found deceased

www.topzone.com

HOPKINS COUNTY - Authorities say the body of a Dallas woman, missing for more than a day, was found Wednesday afternoon in a pond in the Arbala community.

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Emergency Service
9:13 am
Tue May 8, 2012

911 services down in Hopkins County

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SULPHUR SPRINGS - Hopkins County dispatch is reporting that a total equipment failure occurred overnight resulting in the loss of 911  fire and  law enforcement service in the county.

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Local Interest
2:13 pm
Wed March 28, 2012

Funeral services set for Francisco Melendez

Francisco Melendez
www.westoaksfuneralhome.com

SULPHUR SPRINGS - The longtime Sulphur Springs city employee who died on the job last week will be laid to rest Thursday.

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