The following is the monthly report compiled by Sulphur Springs City Manager Marc Maxwell and presented during the regular monthly meeting fo the City Council on July 6:
Ladies age 60 and older still have a week to sign up for the Ms. Hopkins County Senior Classic Pageant, from which the winner advances to the Ms Texas Senior Classic Pageant in late August.
An investigation by the Sulphur Springs-Hopkins County Special Crimes Unit into suspected cocaine distribution netted one man going to jail on two felony drug charges as well as recovery of a laptop computer.
Cooler temperatures and familiar faces should make for a fun morning this weekend at the Main Street Farmers’ Market, which is currently operating every Saturday under summer hours, opening at 8 a.m. and closing at 1 p.m.
The owners of Odessey Farms, Peter and Sandhya Kuriakose, expressed their appreciation Tuesday for the prompt assistance from Dr. Mario Villiarino, Hopkins County AgriLife Extension agent for agriculture, in the identification of a disease that threatened to destroy the farm’s spring crop.