The Sulphur Springs Middle School Technical Team made school history May 28 by becoming the first SSMS team to win the global Destination Imagination championship.
Local hero Tanner Higgins gave his life for his country on April 14, 2012, in Logar Province in Afghanistan, while fighting terrorism. This story is told by his best friend, Nathan Paterson, who valiantly fought alongside him during multiple tours.
Sulphur Springs High School student Dylan Joiner, son of Laura Joiner and Kevin Joiner, placed individually, earned a special award and served as an intern at the National Leadership Conference of Business Professionals of America in Boston, Mass., May 5-9.
The News-Telegram will not publish a newspaper on Monday, May 30, so employees can spend Memorial Day with family.
The News-Telegram will resume its normal publishing schedule on Tuesday, May 31.
The Echo Publishing office will also be closed on Monday and will re-open at 8 a.m. Tuesday.