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Bob Murray presents his case before the Greenville City Council to develop an up-scale apartment complex on Traders Road. Image by Jim Satterwhite

Up-scale Apartment Complex Succumbs to Council

The city council voted to kill the luxury apartments being developed at 2000 Traders Road during the Tuesday evening meeting. The 23-acre plot is currently zoned light industrial.  The Murray organization wants to have it rezoned to multi-family. Bob Murray spoke eloquently regarding similar units in other cities across Texas. […]

Students meet with Dr. Liggings, GISD Superintendent to celebrate a dress code change starting next school year. Image courtesy of GISD.

School Dress Code Relaxed

Greenville High School students started the week celebrating when they heard some great news from the superintendent: Next year, all Greenville ISD students will have Free Dress Mondays! AND students will be able to wear solid polo shirts in any color the other days of the week, along with the other dress […]

Never give out personal financial information to any third party that calls out of the blue. Image courtesy of the Internal Revenue Service.

Pay Up “or go Directly to Jail”

Telephone and mail fraud and other strong arm tactics are as old as communication and money itself.  Last week this reporter answered a phone call while driving to Austin and the metallic voice on the other end announced that discrepancies in my tax filing had resulted in at least four […]

Autumn McHenry displays "Ruby" and her trophy won at the Girl Scout Pinewood Derby. Michael Donahoe, Pit Boss, congratulates Autumn. Image by Serena McHenry.

McHenry Captures the Pinewood Trophy

Girl Scout troops gathered at Wesley United Methodist Church in Greenville Saturday to race Pinewood Derby Cars.  Troops from around the county entered in over twelve divisions with each running four heats to determine the most colorful, fastest and overall winner. Autumn McHenry a member of Troop 7792 that meets […]

Get your barbecue fix quenched this weekend at Cash Volunteer Fire Department. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Four Smokers are Smoking

Four smokers provided by Farmers Electric Co-op were smoking up barbecue treats for the public at the Cash Volunteer Fire Department this morning.  Meal service consisting of ribs, brisket, sausage, sides, fixings and desert will begin at five PM and continue until nine PM at the department located about seven […]