Health

A new banner graces the sign near the Boyle Cemetery on Wesley Street.

It Is Hot

The temperature broke 103 degrees yesterday and hovered near One-hundred this afternoon.  Be sure to drink plenty of water. Caffeinated drinks will not relieve thirst. Military survival schools have often drilled the fact that if you are thirsty then you are becoming extremely dehydrated and on the way to heat […]

Third Round of Mosquito Spraying to Begin Tonight

Within the next several hours, and for the third time this week, crews with the City of Greenville’s Public Works Department will be spraying portions of the city for mosquito control and prevention. Municipal Mosquito, who had been contracted by the City to trap and test mosquitos throughout Greenville, informed […]

How To Keep Your Cool During This Texas Heatwave

How To Keep Your Cool During This Texas Heatwave

The Dog Days of Summer are upon us again!  The high temperature yesterday at Majors Field was 103; and, as of 1:45 this afternoon, according to Weather Underground, the temperature was 95 degrees with a heat index of 109. And, according to various forecasts posted throughout the media, relief doesn’t […]

DPS Reminds Texans About Dangers of Leaving

DPS Reminds Texans About Dangers of Leaving

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) reminds Texans about the dangerous potential for vehicular heatstroke in summer months when a child is left alone in a vehicle. Every year, children die from heatstroke after being left in a vehicle or entering a vehicle unnoticed.   “Children should […]