Lone Star Dodge in Sulphur Springs won’t be affected by Chrysler’s plans to shut down 789 franchises across the United States. “We’re still in business,” said Robert Halbert, sales manager for Lone Star Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep on West Industrial Drive. “We weren’t even close to expecting to be on the list.”
The fate of 57 horses taken from a Hopkins County farm on May 9 by two animal rescue organizations will be decided next week in a Hopkins County courtroom.
Sulphur Springs police recently jailed three convicted sex offenders and believe a fourth has fled the city after officers began verifying their registration data.
Virginia Mae Thomas and Julia Tamsma have been named the top students of the 2009 Senior Class of North Hopkins High School. Thomas achieved a 5.7597 weighted grade point average on a 6.0 scale and will serve as valedictorian. Tamsma’s 5.6016 grade point average makes her the salutatorian.