Good Shepherd Health System in Longview announced Monday it will become the newest member of CHRISTUS Health, the same health care system that has majority interest in the Sulphur Springs hospital.
Sulphur Springs Independent School District Board of Trustees Monday night approved a five-year purchase agreement for the former Paris Junior College building located next to the high school, as well as the first payment for the old Technical Center. The board also declined to take action on a possible settlement in a lawsuit with J.T. Turner.
Dustin Kyle Garcia and Christopher Lee Chambers both entered pleas of guilty to engaging in organized criminal activity in connection with the theft of $80,000 worth of all-terrain vehicles from Nortex Tractor in Sulphur Springs in November 2015, according to Assistant District Attorney Clay Harrison.
Freight planning, upcoming regional projects and the status of overall transportation funding in Texas was the focus Wednesday of the Northeast Texas Rural Transportation Summit, which drew state transportation officials, business leaders and government officials to the Hopkins County Regional Civic Center.