A blaze destroyed a County Road 3341 residence Friday. The residents were able to get out safely, and their pet was found in the structure a little while afterward with only what appeared to be minor injuries.
The water planning group for Northeast Texas on Wednesday told the Texas Water Development Board that their Mextroplex counterparts have not adequately detailed how the proposed Marvin Nichols Reservoir would impact natural resources and the economy along the Sulphur River.
The auditorium in the Hopkins County Regional Civic Center will be leased for the next 20 years by Sulphur Springs Independent School District. First thing on the agenda is a complete renovation — something SSISD Superintendant Michael Lamb is excited about.