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SS City Manager Receives New Contract; Six Council Seats Up For Election


Emily Glass, vice president of the Alliance Bank in Sulphur Springs and former mayor, discusses the decision of the Sulphur Springs City Council to provide City Manager Marc Maxwell with a new five-year contract.  Late last year, the council met in executive session to discuss Maxwell's employment status with the city.  After a meeting in which many citizens turned out to support Maxwell, four city council members resigned.  Six council seat are now up for election in May, with the deadline to register on February 15.

John Mark Dempsey is the host of the public interest program The Blacklands Café from KETR News. Dempsey is also the play-by-play announcer for Commerce Tigers Football on 88.9 FM and on ketr.org.
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