The Creative Arts Community of Hunt County recently proposed using the former Johnson Street Church of Christ as a performing arts center. Image courtesy of the Johnson Street Church of Christ.

A Place for Art and Maybe a Space for a Makerspace

The Creative Arts Community of Greenville (CAC-Gvl) sponsored a luncheon in the former Johnson Street Church of Christ Thursday. The artistic community is active in theater, musical productions, artistic endeavors and dance. Chrissy Dickens, spokesperson for the group, stood in front of more than 25 influential community members including City of […]

PJC Greenville will work with county high schools to participate in the national pathways program.  Photo courtesy of Paris Jr. College.

Pathway For Success

Monday’s meeting of the Paris Junior College Board of Regents opened with an address from Representative Gary VanDeaver, House District 1, and continued with an update on the work being done with the National Pathways Institute. “You missed out on some funding last time,” VanDeaver told the Regents, referring to […]

There will soon be a formal florist and gift shop on the courthouse square. Photos by Jim Satterwhite.

Uptown Greenville is Growing

Mike and Luanne Dickens, owners of Greenville Floral and Gift, are expanding to Up Town Greenville with a second shop on the courthouse square.  They are remodeling the old grocery store that sits below the Fred Ende Lodge.  The store is located at the corner of Lee and Johnson Streets […]