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Cash Volunteer Fire Department Chief Ryan Biggers is the president of the Hunt County Fire Association. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

First Quarter Fire Response in the County

The thirteen fire departments in the Hunt County Fire Association responded to 3,606 calls last quarter. This number includes Greenville and Commerce Fire and Rescue. The majority was Emergency Medical Services support.  The fire and rescue may be used for lift assist or to perform life saving CPR (Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation).  […]

Mayor Pro Tem Jerry Ransom reads Motorcycle Safety Proclamation to one of the local motorcycle clubs president known as "Biggin". Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Greenville City Council to Name Mayor Pro Tem

The Greenville City Council will consider naming a Mayor Pro Tem in accordance with the city charter.  This must be done on an annual basis. Councilperson Jerry Ransom is the current mayor while David Dreiling is recuperating from surgery two weeks ago.  The question is will Mayor Pro Tem Ransom […]

Mr. and Mrs. Ricky Blackshear wear their "Fight For Frau" red, tee shirts at Tuesday's school board meeting in Greenville. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Greenville’s German Program Bites the Dust

It is no secret that the Greenville Independent School District (GISD) has deep financial problems.  An independent audit was called for by the tax payers in November 2017, and the results of that program are at the Texas Department of Education in Austin now.  Dr. Demetrus Liggins was called to […]

Dr. Bob Duell presents a book to the library.  It was signed by representatives of the Circle Ten Council, BSA. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Scouts at Daybreak

What are you doing this weekend?  As a Scout, you could be hiking, camping, canoeing, kayaking, mountain biking, water skiing and so much more. The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) made history early this month by unveiling the new Scout Me In campaign that features girls, as well as boys, in its […]

Assistant Superintendent Karen Cummings administers the Oath of Office to newly elected school board President John Kelso and Aaron Adel, Vice president. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

School Board Reorganized

A sea of red tee shirts reading “#Fight for Frau” greeted the school board as they filed in for the public meeting at the Wesley Martin Administration conference room.  A few other attendees had black shirts reading “Make GISD Great”. At one time several hundred people crowded the meeting room. […]