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Como-Pickton’s new elementary principal, Gina Latta, assists Clayton Boykin, Christopher Borel and Evan Pegues into the cafeteria on the first day of school. Lata was impressed with the number of students arriving bright and early Monday morning.

Emma and Jeanine's act of kindness

Emma Boyett, 10, and her mother Jeanine, pose with the hair they are donating to Locks of Love. Emma and her mother were shopping last year around Easter when they saw a little girl with no hair. The fifth grader said she and her mom decided to grow their hair out so that someone who was “very, very sick could be very, very happy.” Their locks were clipped at a Mesquite salon Thursday. Locks of Love is a non-profit organization that uses donated hair to make wigs for cancer patients who have lost their hair during chemotherapy.

Digging in ‘til the bitter end

Hopkins County Firefighters Association #4609 (above) battle against Cumby volunteer firefighters (below) in a tug-of-war during Saturday's 2009 Hot August Nights festivities. The county men were the victors.

Fall Fest: Why we do what we do

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What an exciting time for the 40th Annual Hopkins County Fall Festival with less than 4 weeks left to tie up all the loose ends for the 2009 fair.


Hot August BBQ

Jim Rich and Casey Durst of the Peerless Volunteer Fire Department, winners of the 2008 Hot August Nights competition, try their hand again during Saturday's competition.
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