Author: Jim Satterwhite

Maintenance is the secret to any successful challenge and the same applies to the Great Solar Car Race. The Iron Lions stopped for lunch in Seminole, Texas. Image by Dustin Wright of the Seminole Sentinel.

The Tribe Offers Lunch

Seminole, Texas High School furnished lunch for the Iron Lion Team earlier today.  Greenville is in number two position of Texas to California Solar Car Challenge.  They are crossing the desert with an expected overnight stop at Hobbs, New Mexico. Dustin Wright, Editor of the Seminole Sentinel took photos of our […]

Twenty teams are taking part in the Solar Car Challenge that left for California today from Texas Motor Speedway. Image courtesy of Solar Car Challenge 2018.

The Iron Lion Stalks the Sweetwater Rattlesnake

Watch out, world! Iron Lion IV has left its lair!   This year’s solar challenge vehicle is light, it’s sleek, and it has a reliable power source: the burning summer sun.   The 14 Iron Lions team members were putting the final touches on their solar car this week before heading […]

"Spot" was ready for a cool bowl of water Monday afternoon after the temperature climbed above 100 degrees. Image courtesy of Leah Sandlin.

The Dog Days of Summer

The temperature is bouncing around 100 degrees this afternoon and “Spot” managed to strand himself on the roof of the Hunt County United Way Office located on Lee Street next to the Paul Matthews Exchange Building.  “The dog was running back and forth of about an hour”, according to Leah […]

Becky Shields shows off a decorative paper weight that she made while Dennis Wayne Strickland lends and encouraging ear and a cheering conversation at the Artisans' Fair. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Everybody is an Artisan

Lakes Regional Community Center offers specialized classes for patients that have learning disabilities.  Sometimes these difficulties may manifest in problems completing a variety of everyday social and practical skills to those that are characterized by limitations in self-care, language, and mobility. Lakes serves the counties of Camp, Delta, Franklin, Hopkins, […]

Howard Mount turns bowls, bird houses, bird feeders and other nick knacks from exotic woods. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Artisans’ Fair

Hunt County is blessed to have so many craftsmen and artisans.  An artisan is a worker in a skilled trade, especially one that involves making items by hand. Wesley United Methodist Church located near the QT Station on Joe Ramsey Boulevard held its fifth annual Artisans’ Fair Saturday.  Over forty-four […]