With the dog days of summer finally arriving in Hopkins County, thoughts of fall generally center on hopes for cooler temperatures and the start of school and football season.
AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas Historical Commission recently awarded Hopkins County an Honor Award through its Texas Courthouse Stewardship Program for establishing excellent stewardship practices in maintaining its restored historic courthouse. The $2,500 award was announced at the two-day Texas Courthouse Stewardship Workshop held recently in Austin. Both the workshop and the award were made possible through a generous grant from the Texas Land Title Association.
Three interstate traffic stops over the weekend netted 1 kilogram of cocaine, more than 25 pounds of marijuana and at least four felony arrests.
Disabled veterans in Texas are about to get a big tax break, thanks to a constitutional amendment passed two years ago and recent legislation signed by the governor.