Sulphur Springs High School students did exceptionally well at the National Business Professionals of America Leadership Conference and Contest in Dallas this summer. One student was elected to a national office, two placed in competition, two others competed and another represented the state BPA.
A unique type of rodeo event that made its Hopkins County debut at the Civic Center in 2008 returns for an encore performance in August.
It’s a good thing the Chamber of Commerce board of directors hired a woman of integrity to be the civic organization’s executive president. Otherwise, Meredith Caddell could’ve pocketed a tidy sum under the table Friday while mapping out the sites for this year’s World Champion Hopkins County Stew Contest.
“I’ve had quite a few people offer me bribes,” said Caddell with a grin as she prepared to mark off the 45th of some 175 potential stew sites on the walking track at Buford Park.