Douglas Intermediate School hosts the annual program Dare to Dream this week by focusing on teamwork, overcoming obstacles, leadership, communication and race relations.
Glenn Norfleet knows what it means to have a hot summer job. Spending years perfecting his craft, cooking fireside barbecue and catering, he know how to beat the heat while enjoying mouth watering cuisine.
For two days, Hot August Nights featured the Scott’s Firefighter Challenge, barbecue cook-off and James Taylor concert, and is now gearing up for a Christian concert to end the annual fundraiser for benefitting volunteer fire departments across Hopkins County.
Del Francis jumped on his bicycle in June to begin the 1,250 mile journey from Sulphur Springs to Washington, D.C., to raise recognition for his 74 military brothers who were killed during the Vietnam War. Monday morning, he will be riding the last 10 miles, and will find out if his trip is a success. He will meet with senators and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund representatives with one goal:?putting the names of the men who died on the USS Frank E. Evans on the memorial wall.