Citizen's depend on 9-1-1 dispatch services and often do not have a backup when the system goes down. Image public domain.

Nationwide 9-1-1 Emergency Dispatch Affects County

Hunt County was not spared when Century Link’s 9-1-1 network went down for almost eight hours last night. The Federal Communications Commission launched an investigation of telecom giant CenturyLink in the wake of a “troubling” nationwide outage that prevented some customers from being able to dial 9-1-1, officials said Friday. […]

Greenville VEX Teams will travel to Council Bluffs, Iowa Monday to compete in regional contest. Image courtesy of GISD.

Greenville HS Robotics Team Invades Iowa

Greenville High School will compete for the CREATE U. S. Open Robotics Championship in Council Bluffs, Iowa starting on Monday, April 2, 2018, and continuing through Saturday, April 07, 2018, four robotics teams from Greenville Middle School and Greenville High School will compete for the CREATE U. S. Open Robotics […]

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 […]

Greenville Comic-Con Called Off

Greenville Comic-Con Called Off

This is the official post from Greenville Comic Con’s official Facebook page: Greenville Comic Con has had issues securing a venue for the event.  The event had been scheduled for Fall of 2015, but was pushed to Spring of 2015, and later, Fall of 2015.   As the organizers were […]