Chamber Connection-March 16th
We loved the Spring Fever Bike Rally!!! Saturday, March 11th was the Hopkins County Spring Fever Bike Rally. We had a wonderful day in some very chilly temperatures, but we had cyclists come from all over to see our beautiful Hopkins County scenery! Thank you to our very appreciated sponsors: The Bookworm Box, Lowe’s, Oncor, Alliance Bank, Grocery Supply, CBJ, City of Sulphur Springs, Farmers Electric Cooperative, City National Bank, A&S Air Conditioning, Saputo, Atmos Energy, Interstate Body Shop, Connally Street General Store, Scott McDearmont, M.D., Professional Land Title Company, Kelly’s Tax Service, Hampton Inn, BobcatTexas.com, Super Handy, Rotary Club of S.S., Family Life Church, The Way Radio, Journey Baptist Church, Teen Court, Davis Street Baptist Church, Debra Huffman of Nations Lending, Juvenile Probation, and First United Methodist Church Ignite, Splash Kingdom Water Park, City National Bank, Farmer’s Electric Cooperative, City of Sulphur Springs, Sulphur Springs Police Department, Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office, Divide Baptist Church, Miller Grove School, Cumby First Baptist Church, Peerless Baptist Church, Brashear Baptist Church, Hopkins County EMS, Brian Toliver Ford, Jay Hodge Chevrolet, Sulphur Springs Dodge, Walgreen’s, Wal-Mart, Fix & Feed.
H & R Block is hosting a Block Party on Saturday, March 18th from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
H & R Block, along with other local businesses, is hosting a Block Party to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day on Saturday, March 18th from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. They are located at 1402 Mockingbird Lane in Sulphur Springs. They will have some fun events for the kiddos, a giveaway, a local nonprofit adoption event. Make plans to stop by and check it out!
Marlene’s Sass & Class is hosting a Grand Opening in her new location on Wednesday, March 22nd
Please join us as we welcome Marelene’s Sass & Class to 212 Main Street in Sulphur Springs. She will host the opening of her new location on Wednesday, March 22nd at noon. Stop by and check out the new store!
Hopkins Place Senior Living is hosting at Blood Drive on Friday, March 24th from 10 a.m. to 3 pm.
Hopkins Place Senior Living is hosting a Celebration of Life Carter Blood Drive on Friday, March 24th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. They are located at 890 Camp Street in Sulphur Springs. For more information, call Shelly Scheckel at (903) 926-6688.
The Largest Exhibitor Expo for Hopkins County is Returning on Saturday, April 1st
The 2nd Annual Home & Outdoor Expo will be held on Saturday, April 1st from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Hopkins County Regional Civic Center. The Home & Outdoor Expo is presented by The Way Radio Group and Jay Hodge Chevrolet. Vendors and guests are welcomed.
|Hunt County Regional is offering March Mobile Mammography Coach in Sulphur Springs
Hunt County Regional Hospital is offering the Tubby Adkisson Memorial Mobile Mammography Coach on March 23rd in the Spring Village Shopping Center in Sulphur Springs. All insurances accepted at Hunt Regional are also accepted for the Mobile Mammography Coach, including Medicare and Medicaid. They can also help with payment resources for uninsured/income-eligible women or those who choose to pay cash. For help with payment resources please call The Bridge Breast Network at (214) 821-3820 x 21.To schedule individual screening mammograms, please call (903) 408-5010. Appointments and pre-registration are requested.
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is offering Parenting Connections Classes
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is offering “Parenting Connections”, a 4-lesson series on Child Growth & Development, Parent-Child Communication, Positive Discipline, and Developing Your Child’s Self-Esteem. The series (2 lessons per session) will be held on Thursday, March 23 and Thursday, March 30, 6:00 p.m., at the Hopkins County Extension Office, 1200-B W. Houston, Sulphur Springs. Please call 903-885-3443 to enroll.
FBC will host at 55+ Health Fair on Tuesday, April 4th at the ROC from 9 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
First Baptist Church of Sulphur Springs is hosting a 55+ Health Fair on Tuesday, April 4th from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Roc, 115 Putman Street in Sulphur Springs. The 55+ Health Fair will have free health screenings and including cholesterol, blood pressure, glucose, body composition, and blood oxygen. They will also have information about pre-need counseling, home health, medical equipment, chiropractic, and pharmacy information as well as deaf and hard of hearing equipment demonstrations. Door prizes will be given away at 12:00 noon. For more information please call Fred Lewis at (903) 885-0646.
Cross County Cowboy Church hosts Scroggins Family Benefit on Saturday, April 8th
Cross Country Cowboy Church, located at 1515 TX Hwy 19 in Sulphur Springs, will host a benefit for the Scroggins Family. Jason Scroggins was first diagnosed with brain cancer on January 18, 2013. He beat that battle but has been diagnosed again. The benefit for this family will include stew and chili by donation only starting at 4 p.m., silent auction starting at 3:00 p.m., live auction starting at 5:30 p.m., and horseshoes with a sign up at noon. To make donations, please contact Angela at (214) 755-0994, Tori at (903) 440-2588, or Richard at (469) 644-2425.
Wesley United Methodist Church will host Free AARP Tax Aid on Saturdays until April 8th
Wesley United Methodist Church will host free AARP Tax Aide starting this Saturday, February 4th, from 9 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. They will complete your taxes for free every Saturday and Tuesday until April 8th. Each tax preparation day will last from 9 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Wesley United Methodist Church is located at 614 Texas Street in Sulphur Springs.
Hopkins County Fall Festival is Hosting the Circus!
The Hopkins County Fall Festival is hosting the Kelly Miller Circus on Tuesday, March 21st at 4:30pm and 7:30pm, and Wednesday, March 22nd, at 7:30pm. The Big Top performances will be on the Civic Center grounds. Tickets are available at the Chamber of Commerce!
Solar Nails & Spa hosted their Ribbon Cutting Celebration on Tuesday, March 14th at noon
Solar Nails and Spa, located at 1335 S. Broadway in Sulphur Springs, hosted their ribbon cutting on Tuesday, March 14th at noon. Their hours of operation are Monday through Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m., and Sundays from 12 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. They offer a wide variety of spa services for women, men, and children.
Have a wonderful weekend!