With the holiday season in full swing, scam artists are calling Hopkins County residents and in some cases, showing up at their doors.
While some districts across the state report higher than normal rates of student absences due to sickness this week, all districts in Hopkins County and in Yantis said Wednesday they have no need to call off classes due to illness among students and staff.
Firefighters’ quick response Tuesday night to a reported structure fire limited damages to a double-wide mobile home in Weaver. The underside of the home sustained minimal damage.
The Hopkins County Grand Jury during its Dec. 8 session signed about 25 indictments against at least 15 people, including four individuals who were each named in more than one offense.
North Hopkins Independent School District Board of Trustees and administrators were joined Monday morning by the student body from all campus levels, media, the Fall Festival Cover Girl and community members as they officially broke ground at the site of what next year will become the new elementary wing.