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The very best Sicilian luncheon is available on Sundays from eleven until three at the Uptown Forum in Greenville.

Sunday Lunch at the Forum

The days are getting longer in North Texas, Pizzo’s Sicilian Café is now open from 11-3 after church on Sundays. Angela Marie Melia, Chef Ang, is the direct descendant of maternal grandparents who hailed from Sicily. Their last name was Pizzo, from which the name and inspiration for the café […]

The scene from the lighting director's chair in the Greenville Presentation of Steel Magnolias. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Steel Magnolias Bloom Tonight

Robert Harling wrote the play, Steel Magnolias, in 1987. The play and later film are about the bond a group of women shares in a small-town Southern community, and how they cope with the death of one of their own. The story is based on the author’s real-life experience of […]

The bear makes new friends in and around the county every day! Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Chris and the Bear

Chris works in the background of Hunt County hauling off other peoples junk. He was a truck driver in a former life and has lived in Toronto and Chicago before settling in Hunt County. He can be found cleaning scrap piles for people and businesses in Commerce, Greenville, and Quinlan. […]

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. […]