Pilot Club of Sulphur Springs has long been a champion for those with brain injuries and mental disabilities. This week, club members continued that tradition, agreeing to become champions for Terrific Tuesdays, an adult respite program for individuals with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.
City Manager Marc Maxwell is planning to volunteer his time over the next four Saturdays to help local citizens figure out if they can lower their electricity bills by changing electrical providers.
A Hopkins County firefighter sustained second-degree burns while battling a house fire which destroyed one side of a Cumby residence and smoke-damaged the rest of the building early this morning.
Sulphur Springs Independent School District officials announced its first case of the H1N1 virus — or swine flu — this week after a child at the Early Childhood Learning Center received a confirmed diagnosis.