High-speed chases, disc golf, and ice cream truck issues also addressed
BY NATALIE GENTRY
The Springtown City Council’s July 23 meeting addressed plenty – economic development, disc golf, ice cream trucks, and police chases.
Economic directed hired
The council unanimously chose Pamela Mundo of Mundo and Associates to begin building the city’s economic … Read the rest
(L-r): Officer Cres Salazar, Lt. Curtis Stone, SRO Cpl. Frank Carroll, and Sgt. Curtis Hamlin of SERT clear a hall at Springtown High School during active shooter response training. Photo courtesy SISD
Department officers go through drills at SHS, Goshen Ele.
BY NATALIE GENTRY
While they hope it never happens here, Springtown police aren’t taking any chances when it comes to the possibility of an active shooter incident.… Read the rest
by Mark K. Campbell
Football is a trending topic around Springtown right now.
Season ticket holders can renew their reserved seats for 2015 games Aug. 3-14.
If they don’t, those seats will be made available to the public on Aug. 17.
Game tickets are $7 each, $35 for five home games.
Once the season begins, individual game tickets will be sold.
Sales are conducted at the SISD Administrative Office at 301 East 5th … Read the rest
It was warm on the Springtown High School campus, but that didn’t stop scores of youngsters from attending the annual football camp. Led by SHS Head Coach Brian Hulett and his staff, young athletes participated in a series of drills and activities to prepare them for upcoming seasons.… Read the rest
Elite volleyball camp here July 30
The last two summer camps overlap.
The annual football camp is slated for July 27-30.
Conducted at the Multi-Purpose Center, the fee is $50 for incoming 7 through 9 grade boys.
Each boy who signs up for the same camp from the same family participates at half price.
On July 30-Aug. 1, an Elite Volleyball Camp arrives for incoming 9-12 graders.… Read the rest
Critics are tearing apart the latest Adam Sandler movie; Pixels, despite a cool premise, could not even win the week.
Pundits wonder if the end has arrived the Sandler who has not had a Sandler-esque hit in years.
About the film
Despite what you might hear, it’s possible to see a decent Sandler movie. Billy Madison (1995) was funny and so was Happy Gilmore (1996). The Wedding Singer (1998, Movie Man No. 221, a 5) … Read the rest