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Sulphur Springs, Texas

The recognized Post office was first known as Bright Star, but changed its name to Sulphur Springs in 1871 for the many mineral springs in the area. Hopkins County is the leading dairy county in the southwest with some 490 dairies. Also, the area boasts extensive beef cattle production, as well as, the center for national and regional manufacturing facilities. Hopkins County Regional Civic Center Complex includes meeting rooms, theater/auditorium, livestock exhibition area, indoor rodeo arena.

The Romanesque Revival, 1894, Hopkins County courthouse is almost identical to those in Wise and Ellis Counties. The original cost of the impressive red granite and limestone structure was $75,000.

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Things to do near Sulphur Springs, TX

Lake Granbury Fishing Report

Thanks to the Texas Wildlife and Parks Department for the great information. Follow the link below for more detailed infor...

Prestonwood Country Club -Creek

Course Access: PrivateHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 1 days...

Heritage House

Built in 1927 to serve as home for the president of Texas A&M University, the Heritage House has been restored to its origina...

Ranch Country Club, The -Cimarron/Saddleback

Course Access: PrivateHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 7 days...

First United Methodist Church of Cameron

This congregation began as part of the early Methodist missionary effort in Texas. A camp meeting was held in Milam County in...