LoginCreate an account

  Username: Password:
Home News-Telegram News

Local News

Possible SSISD campus restructuring brings public comments

User Rating: / 16

A kindergarten teacher, parent and community member brought attention Monday to an issue Sulphur Springs Independent School District staff have been buzzing about for at least three years — potential reorganization of campuses, particularly schools housing the district’s youngest students.


SSHS band students earn 34 medals at regional contest, including a dozen who qualified to compete at state

User Rating: / 9

Sulphur Springs High School Band came away from the UIL Region IV Solo and Ensemble contest Friday at Texas A&M University-Commerce with 34 first division medals, 23 for solos and 11 for ensembles.


SSHS Culinary Arts honored

User Rating: / 11

nt021115-SSHS-Culinary-Arts.jpgSulphur Springs High School Culinary Arts team came in second among 35 teams at the Feb. 5-6 FCCLA Region III Competition in Waco, advancing them to the state competition April 8-11 in Corpus Christi. Students are Destiney Watkins, team leader Deketra Moseley and Leon Johnson. They received $9,000 in scholarships to  Auguste Escoffier Culinary School of Arts.

Local Radio Shack store to close March 31

User Rating: / 7

The Sulphur Springs Radio Shack store will be one of about 1,100 of the electronics retail stores that will be closed as the company struggles with declining sales and revenues. The local store is set to close March 31, according to local store manager Josh McPherson. McPherson said he did not know what the future would hold for the local store employees, but he said he has received a couple of job offers. Radio Shack does not include stores in Greenville, Mount Pleasant or Paris in the list of stores to be closed, but does includes the Broadway Square Mall store in Tyler. Radio Shack Chief Executive Officer Joseph Magnacca, in a message to investors, said closings will leave more than 4,000 stores open, including 900 franchise stores. The electronics retailer has more than 5,200 stores in the United States while Wal-Mart has 3,700 and Radio Shack's major competitor, Best Buy, has 1,400 outlets.

Sulphur Bluff announces Valentine’s Day king/queen nominees

User Rating: / 4

The eight pairs of Sulphur Bluff students selected last week vie for the title of Valentine’s Day Queen and King this week. Students earned the nomination for their grade level through a combination of academic, athletic and fine arts events.

Page 6 of 1156



mySSnews Login

User Menu