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Obituary – Coy “Cowboy” Vicars

A funeral service for Coy “Cowboy” Vicars, age 83, of Sulphur Springs, Texas, will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 29, 2022,at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home with Rev. Ed Lantz officiating. Interment will follow at Tira Cemetery with Aiden Brown, Brayden Brown, Kyle Jones, Brad Dodd, Dakota Robertson and Mark Davenport serving as pallbearers and Jimmy Anderson and Chandlyn Brown serving as honorary pallbearers. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 28, 2022, at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home. Mr. Vicars passed away on June 24, 2022, at Christus Mother Frances Hospital – Sulphur Springs.
SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX
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Truck Driver Arrested On Interstate 30 On A Reckless Driving Charge

A truck driver was arrested on Interstate 30 on a reckless driving charge Thursday afternoon, according to arrest reports. Cumby Police Officer Justin Talley was alerted a westbound 18-wheeler had been reported to county dispatchers for reckless driving, specifically driving with three blown tires that were emitting sparks as it continued on Interstate 30 toward Cumby. Talley reported seeing the white Freightliner Cascadia just after 11 a.m. June 23, 2022, on I-30 west near mile marker 112. Talley reported seeing the 18-wheeler leave its lane and nearly strike another vehicle, then continued westward, too close to the vehicle in front of it at speeds between 75 and 80 miles per hour with three completely destroyed tires and rims, Talley alleged in arrest reports.
HOPKINS COUNTY, TX
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Obituary – Paul Matthews

Memorial service for Paul Matthews, age 58, of Como, Texas, will be held at a later date. Mr. Matthews passed away on June 19, 2022, at Christus Mother Frances – Tyler. Paul was born on July 4, 1963, in Sulphur Springs, Texas, to Bruce and Jamie (Taylor) Matthews. He worked for Ocean Spray for 35 years as a machine operator and forklift driver. Paul loved the outdoors and searching for artifacts, but he loved his kids and his family most of all.
COMO, TX

Traffic Stop Yields 1 Arrest For Having Marijuana And A Gun

A traffic stop yielded one arrest after marijuana and a gun were found, according to arrest reports. Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Elijah Fite reported detaining the driver of a 2017 blue Ford Mustang Coupe after observing him commit a traffic violation at 11:22 a.m. June 23, 2022, on FM 900 south at Interstate 30 east.
HOPKINS COUNTY, TX
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Greenville Farmer's Market

From juicy red tomatoes to Halloween pumpkins you’ll find fresh farm-to-you produce and seasonal products at the Farmers Market on Market Square (East Lee Street at Bois d'Arc in downtown Greenville). Farmers Market vendors offer the best from local and regional harvests. Fruits, vegetables, local honey, fresh eggs –...
GREENVILLE, TX
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Pro-Tips for the Best Experience at July’s First Monday Trade Days in Canton, TX

Talk about a great way to kick off the Independence Day weekend in Canton, Texas!. Why not spend some time during the long weekend at the World's Largest Outdoor Market where you can find practically anything you're looking for...antiques, early holiday gift ideas that are truly unique, home decor, clothing, furniture, vintage signs, and even the kitchen sink--LITERALLY. Yeah, they have those, too.
CANTON, TX

Fire Up The Grill For National Grilling Month

By Johanna Hicks, Texas Cooperative Extension, Family and Community Health Agent in Hopkins County, [email protected]. My family recently enjoyed gathering to celebrate Fathers’ Day. We fired up the grill and cooked a delicious meal – fish caught from the Galveston Bay and fresh zucchini from our garden. Our neighbors also gathered around on their back porch to cook outdoors. Ahh, the smell of grilling filled the air!
HOPKINS COUNTY, TX
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Summer Day Camp is plenty of fun for students

The Sulphur Springs Summer Day Camp is in full swing, taking local students on field trips and allowing them to participate in many different activities. “We are in love with this camp,” said Site Coordinator Amanda Walker. The camp consists of 35 to 40 kids, offering them an outlet for fun and creativity throughout the summer months.
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LIFE’S FLAVORS 6/23- ALLISON LIBBY-THESING OF THE OAKS BED & BREAKFAST

We are excited that San Remo is back in town and located in their new downtown location on Connally Street, 226 Connally Street to be exact. They are open Tuesday through Sunday, ready to serve you and your family. This family run restaurant is a great addition to the Sulphur Springs dining options. San Remo has a varied menu for your group and a good selection of wine or beer to choose from. Don’t forget about a cocktail to start off your dinner along with an appetizer.
SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX

Trading Post for June 16, 2022

Blueberries picked daily on our family farm east of Sulphur Springs, $5/lb. Please call 903-945-2986 for details. Blue Tick Dog, 4 years old, intact female. Needs a home 903 335 8353. Still in the box attic ladder $50, Metal posts, 12, 10 and 8 foot long, 2 3/4 and 2...
SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX
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Meal-A-Day

Beef sour cream enchiladas, refried beans, chips and salsa. Chicken and dressing casserole, sweet potatoes, green beans, cranberry sauce, roll. Drivers and cooks are needed at Meal A Day in the Senior Citizen Center in Sulphur Springs. Call Karon Weatherman at 903- 885-1661 for more details on schedules and hours.
SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX
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