The Chamber Connection
by: Meredith Caddell
April 12, 2012
Attention Juniors…High School Leadership Applications are available with Coach Carter!!!
Thank you to everyone who joined us for the ribbon cutting for Angler’s Pest & Termite Control. Pictured in the photo are (left to right) Front row: Dairy Festival Queen Lindsay McCormack, Tiffany Kirkland, Leta & Randy Bunch, owners; Charlotte Baxter, and Fall Festival Cover Girl Emily Petty and Dana Wilhite. Back Row: Jimmie McIntyre, Mike Horne, Brandon Williams, Sheryl Paden and Mandy Freeman. For more information on the many services that they provide, please call 903-383-2023.
Thank you to all of the many sponsors for the Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament
A&S Air Conditioning
City National Bank
Farmer's Electric Cooperative
Grocery Supply Company
Guaranty Bond Bank
Legacy Ag Credit
Nor Tex Tractors
Rock Creek Health & Rehab
S. S. Commercial Services
Star Country 95.9
West Oaks Funeral Home
Clay Johnson for Judge
Eddie Northcutt for Judge
Edward Jones/Craig Johnson
Southwest Dairy Museum
Sulphur Springs Country Club
Sulphur Springs Dodge
Discount Wheel and Tire
Edward Jones/Craig Johnson
Gloria Mitchell Insurance Agency
Morris Custom Homes
City Spring Clean up will be the week of April 9-14
City Wide Spring Clean will be the week of April 9-14th. All city residents may take furniture and other junk to the location on East Jefferson Street, past Flowserve from 7am-7pm. Household hazardous waste, appliances with refrigerant in them, tires, batteries, paint or chemicals will NOT be accepted. Must show a city utility bill along with a photo i.d.
Join Dial Study Club in Celebrating 60 Years! Sunday, April 15, 2012
Dial Study will be celebrating 60 years of service “Dedicated to Making a Difference” on Sunday, April 15th at First United Methodist Church Parlor from 2:00-4:00. Speakers will be John Sellers and Leslie Harred. Donations will be accepted for “The Dinner Bell” and “Backpack Buddies”. If you have questions, please call Miki Koon at 903-268-1628 or Debbie Stinson at 903-450-6068.
Ribbon Cutting for Janie’s Doll Museum, Wednesday, April 18th at Noon
Please join us as we welcome Janie’s Doll Museum to the Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce. We will host the ribbon cutting at the Doll Museum, 5204 TX Hwy 19 North on Wednesday, April 18th at noon! Please join us!
Ribbon Cutting to Celebrate 20 Years of Service for A&S Air Conditioning, Thursday, April 19th
Please join Gary Stribling and Jimmy Aikin as they celebrate their 20th Anniversary for A&S Air Conditioning! They will host a cookout and ribbon cutting on Thursday, April 19th at Noon at their location, 1095 FM 2560.
Business After Hours Hosted by Studio 9 & All Therapeutic Massage, Thursday, April 19th
Please stop by Studio 9 on your way home from work on Thursday, April 19th and join us for the Business After Hours hosted by Peggy Burnham & her staff and Audrey Lutz of All Therapeutic Massage. This is a great time to see their beautiful new facility in the strip mall off Bill Bradford Road, have wonderful food and drinks, and possibly win a great door prize.
The Sulphur Springs Downtown Business Alliance presents History by Foot, Saturday April 21.
John Sellers will be hosting a walking tour of downtown Sulphur Springs and discover the history of some of our historical buildings and landmarks and learn what events took place where. This tour begins under the Magnolia tree next to the courthouse then to Church Street to First United Methodist Church then on to Davis, up Connally Street and then to the square. The tour will be quite different from the previous tours…you don’t want to miss this one! The tour is only $10 and tickets are on sale at Alliance Bank, City National Bank and the Genealogical Library. There will be two tours with the first one beginning at 9:15am and the second beginning at 11:00. For more information call 903-243-8769.
Crappie U.S.A. Kids Fishing Rodeo, Saturday, April 21st from 8-11
Crappie U.S.A. Kids Fishing Rodeo at Coleman Lake on Saturday, April 21st. Sign up is from 8-9 with the tournament from 9-11. Kids 12 & under may participate and there is no entry fee. Every young angler receives a free gift and an award will be presented for the most fish caught ages 7 and under and ages 8-12. All participants will be eligible to win one of six $1000 Scholarships to be drawn at the Crappie USA/King Kat Classic. A parent or guardian must accompany each youngster. For more information, please contact the SS Department of Tourism at 903-885-5614.
Texas Hold’Em Tournament benefitting Shadow Ranch Therapeutic Riding Center, Sun, April 29th
Shadow Ranch Therapeutic Riding Center will host a Texas Hold’Em Tournament, Sun, April 29th at the Holiday Inn Express in Sulphur Springs. There will be free Pizza, munchies and drinks (no alcohol) along with a Cash Jackpot and Door Prizes! It is limited seating so please RSVP to Pam at 214-405-1802.
4/18-RC for Janie’s Doll Museum @ Noon at 5204 TX Hwy 19 N
4/19-RC for 20 years at A&S Air Conditioning at Noon at 1095 FM 2560
4/19-Business After Hours @ Studio 9 and All Therapeutic Massage-5-6:30
4/21-History by Foot-9:15 & 11:00
4/21-Crappie U.S.A. Kids Fishing Rodeo
4/29-Texas Hold’Em Tournament for Shadow Ranch
That’s all for now…have a GREAT week!