Questions and discussion on the 20 percent tax increase proposed by Hopkins County Memorial Hospital District's board of directors were heard in the first of two hearings on the plan Friday.
A Hopkins County native Monday will be honored for advocating for the visually impaired.
Each year, the Fall Festival begins on the second Saturday in September with a kick off parade. This year, the parade falls on Sept. 11, the anniversary of one of the most horrific days in American history.
Hopkins County Democratic Party members opened their party heaquarters in Sulphur Springs Thursday.
Hopkins County Fall Festival will get into full swing Saturday morning with several events scheduled.