Each year, schools and other agencies dedicate a week to promoting healthy choices, incorporating lessons, activities and contests to educate and remind youth the importance of drug-free lifestyles.
The Hopkins County Grand Jury during their October session signed 23 indictments against 21 people, including two people charged with two offenses each. A few were also indicted for alleged participation in the same crimes.
A Hopkins County Grand Jury this month indicted Gary Lee Sillivan for online solicitation of a minor. The charge stems from a crack down by local authorities on potential child predators in the area.
A 24-year-old Sulphur Springs man was indicted by Hopkins County Grand Jury this month on the charges stemming from a Sept. 16 crash on FM 71 near Sulphur Bluff in which troopers allege he caused while intoxicated, then left without getting help for three passengers, two of whom were reportedly ejected.