Work is nearing completion at the new Hopkins County Law Enforcement Center, with the remaining major hold up being furniture.
A 47-year-old Sulphur Springs woman was arrested for arson Wednesday afternoon in connection with a blaze that caused damage to a County Road 1100 residence Sunday.
The last formal meeting of the Hopkins County United Way did not go out with a whimper, but with a bellowing boom. In a room busting at the seams with joy as well as people, business after business announced new pledges totaling more than $50,000 during one intensive hour Wednesday morning.
Hopkins County Memorial Hospital Chief Executive Officer Michael McAndrew late Wednesday submitted a letter to news media explaining the events of the past 10 days.