Sulphur Springs voters approved a $48.4 million bond proposal by 254 votes on Saturday.
New trustees were selected Saturday to serve on four rural school districts serving Hopkins County children. Although all election returns are unofficial until the canvassing by each district’s board in an upcoming meeting, all schools except Cumby will have one incumbent returning to serve those boards.
Two people from Kentucky were arrested on felony marijuana charges after a routine traffic stop by troopers early Saturday morning yielded 100 pounds of marijuana.
On Tuesday, May 5, the Como-Pickton FFA held its annual chapter banquet, where a chicken fried steak and baked potato dinner was served, awards were presented, scholarships awarded and new officers announced.