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Notice is hereby given in accordance with the terms and provisions of the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Code that E.T.B., Inc. dba CVS/Pharmacy #10342 has filed its application for a Wine & Beer Retailer’s Off-Premise Permit to be located at 1312 Church St.; Sulphur Springs, Hopkins County, Texas. 

E.T.B Inc. dba CVS/Pharmacy#10342


Allen K. Horne- President/Dir.

Jeffrey C. Neason- Secy/Treas/Dir.

James T. Greer- Assistant Secy






An Ordinance Establishing Maximum Reasonable and Prudent Rates Of Speed On Certain Portions Of Certain Streets And Highways And Public Places In The City Of Sulphur Springs Repealing All Ordinances And Parts Of Ordinances In Conflict Herewith; Setting Penalties For Violation Hereof.

 WHEREAS, by authority and direction of the City Council of the City of Sulphur Springs, Texas, an engineering and traffic study and survey have been made by the Transportation Operations Office of the Texas Department of Transportation to determine the maximum, reasonable and prudent speed for vehicles traveling upon the following named streets and highways and parts thereof, to facilitate the most effective use of said streets and highways and the safe and effective movement of vehicular traffic thereon: and

 WHEREAS, such study and survey establishes, and it is so found by the City Council of the City of Sulphur Springs, Texas, that the following are the maximum, reasonable and prudent rates of speed for vehicular traffic upon said streets and highways and parts thereof;



No person shall drive a vehicle upon a public road, street and highway in the City of Sulphur Springs, Texas, at a speed greater than is reasonable and prudent under the conditions and circumstances then existing. Except when a special hazard exists that requires lower speeds for compliance with the above requirement, the limits hereinafter set out shall be lawful but any speed in excess of the limits as hereinafter set out for the streets and highways and portions thereof to which they apply shall be prima facie evidence that the speed is not reasonable or prudent:

I. On Farm-to-Market 2297 (FM 2297) southerly from the intersection with IH30 for a distance approximately 0.933 miles, a speed limit of forty-five (45) miles per hour at all times to the south city limits of Sulphur Springs as evidenced by the attached plan is hereby approved and made a part thereof.

II. All ordinances and parts of ordinances in force in the City of Sulphur Springs, Texas, which conflict with the terms and provisions of this ordinance are hereby repealed insofar as they conflict with this ordinance, but all other portions of said ordinance shall remain in full force and effect.

III. Any person violating the provisions of this ordinance shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be punished by a fine not exceeding TWO HUNDRED AND NO/100 ($200.00) DOLLARS.


Passed and approved on the first reading this 5th day of February 2013.

Passed and approved on the second  and final reading, this __ day of _____ 2013.


Craig Johnson, Mayor

Gale Roberts, City Secretary

A public hearing will be conducted for the second and final reading of Ordinance No. 2633 on Tuesday, March 5, 2013, at the Municipal Building at 7:00 p.m.




Public Notice

City Cemetery Society is seeking a member or members of the family of M. B. Sherwood or Annie B. Sherwood who are buried in East Side North Section of City Cemetery on 7th Street in Sulphur Springs, Texas.  Please call Annada Jones at 903-885-5902 if anyone knows any of these persons and/or member of their family and how to contact them.


2:3, 10,17,24





Property is being sold to satisfy a landlord’s lien.Sale will be Thursday, February 28th, 2013 at 10:00 a.m.at 275 Hillcrest Drive S, Sulphur Springs, Texas.  Property will be sold to the highest bidder for cash. Cleanup and removal deposit is required. Seller reserves the right to withdraw property from sale. Property includes contents of units of the following tenants: Kimberly Spurlock-Furniture & boxes, Kawanda Williams-Boxes & furniture, Dawn Strawn-Boxes & dresser, Zach Attaway-Trash bags & misc., Damon Welch-Sofa & boxes, Michelle Thomas-Boxes, Candyce Hall-Furniture & boxes, Elizabeth Sheffield-Furniture & boxes, Brittney Briggs-Furniture & misc., Lana McFarlin-Furniture & boxes, Derrick Drury-Boxes & misc.






Truck Repairs for

Darrel Harrington by

TNT Transportation

215 E-I30 N. Ser RD

Cumby, TX 75433

(903) 994-2155


This truck was repaired on 10/30/2012. 

2003 PTRB Black in color 

VIN# 1XP5DB9X43D804643 

Charges as of 02/20/13 are:  $3,540.82


Please contact us at phone number above if you have any questions. 







These Texas Lottery Commission Scratch-Off games will close on May 1, 2013. You have until October 28, 2013, to redeem any tickets for these games: #1426 Royal Riches ($2) overall odds are 1 in 4.73, #1455 High Roller ($5) overall odds are 1 in 4.20, #1469 Holiday Break The Bank ($2) overall odds are 1 in 4.80, #1476 Jingle Bell Crossword ($3) overall odds are 1 in 3.65, #1478 Happy Holidays ($5) overall odds are 1 in 3.24. The odds listed here are the overall odds of winning any prize in a game, including break-even prizes. Lottery retailers are authorized to redeem prizes of up to and including $599. Prizes of $600 or more must be claimed in person at a Lottery Claim Center or by mail with a completed Texas Lottery claim form; however, annuity prizes or prizes over $1,000,000 must be claimed in person at the Commission Headquarters in Austin. Call Customer Service at  1-800-37LOTTO or visit the Lottery Web site at txlottery.org for more information and location of nearest Claim Center. The Texas Lottery is not responsible for lost or stolen tickets, or for tickets lost in the mail. Tickets, transactions, players, and winners are subject to, and players and winners agree to abide by, all applicable laws, Commission rules, regulations, policies, directives, instructions, conditions, procedures, and final decisions of the Executive Director. A Scratch-Off game may continue to be sold even when all the top prizes have been claimed. Must be 18 years of age or older to purchase a Texas Lottery ticket. PLAY RESPONSIBLY. The Texas Lottery supports Texas education.




Pharmacy Services For

Indigent Program


You are hereby invited to submit a bid for Pharmacy services for the Indigent Program of Hopkins County Memorial Hospital. Sealed bids for this service should be addressed to Donna Geiken Wallace, COO/CFO, Hopkins County Memorial Hospital, 115 Airport Road, Sulphur Springs, Texas 75482.

Bid documents may be picked up in the office of the Chief Executive Officer between  the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Any questions during the bidding phase should be directed to:

Donna Geiken Wallace, COO/CFO

Hopkins County Memorial Hospital

115 Airport Road

Sulphur Springs, Texas 75482


All bids must be received at the CEO’s Office, Hopkins County Memorial Hospital,by 2:00pm, March 14,2013. Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at the Administration Office, same date at 3:00 PM. Any bid received AFTER the closing time WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED, AND WILL BE RETURNED UNOPENED. Bids should be marked as follows:



No oral or telephone bids will be considered.  


The Board of Trustees of the Hopkins County Memorial Hospital reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive any formalities or irregularities, and to award the Contract in the best interest of the Hospital.

Donna Geiken Wallace

Chief Operating /Financial Officer

Hopkins County Memorial Hospital






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