Saturday will offer a special opportunity for genealogists and family historians to do research at the Hopkins County Genealogical Society Library and Archives at 212 Main St. The library will be open from 9 a.m. Saturday until midnight to accommodate researchers.
Due to personal issues, Cassidy Williams had to resign as the Hopkins County Fall Festival 2013-2014 Cover Girl.
Several local fire departments respond Thursday afternoon to an approximate 25-acre grass fire which occurred on FM 2285 near County Road 4752. Dianne Wicks and her father, Steven Sparks, were baling hay on the property when their machinery malfunctioned and caught the field on fire. No one was injured in the event. Staff Photo Jon lance