Commerce

Participants take part in a very special Thanksgiving Celebration at GISD. Image courtesy of GISD.

A Special Thanksgiving Celebration

Helen Williams, GISD Communications, reports, “Families gathered Nov. 5 for the second annual Regional Day School Program for the Deaf (RDSPD) Thanksgiving celebration.” “We love this event! It’s a chance for kids to interact with their peers and bring their parents and siblings together for fellowship,” said Mary Shaddox, Greenville […]

A traffic roundabout, such as this multi-lane roundabout posted at the web site of West Lafayette, Ind., are an increasingly utilized form of traffic control. Advocates say they are safer and more efficient than traditional two-way-stop intersections. Image courtesy of the Courier Press Archives.

Commerce Roundabouts

Commerce Mayor Wyman Williams and County Planner Dee Hilton addressed the County Commissioners in regards to moving forward with the roundabouts on Route 24, Highway 11, and Culver Street. The commissioners approved the expenditure of $360,000 to implement the design phase of the roundabout system. The Toole Design Team also […]

Patrick Kreuzer (left) engages volunteer grassroots workers Sharon Johnson, Walter Davis, Evan Manski, and Leaca Caspari. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Coffee Fuels the Grassroots

Sometimes a challenger has to enlist people to cultivate and nourish a candidate.  This ground game is called the Grassroots Campaign. Patrick Kreuzer engaged a group of four grassroots volunteers at the Texan Lobby Cafe and Coffee Shop to pound the streets of Greenville, Quinlan, Caddo Mills, Commerce and Wolfe […]

Summer Spurlock, Greenville City Manager. Image by Jim Satterwhite for Hunt County News.

Spurlock Named City Manager

GREENVILLE: The Greenville City Council appointed Summer Spurlock as the next City Manager at the June 12, 2018 council meeting. Her appointment is effective immediately. Spurlock was originally hired as Administrative Services/Finance Director for the City of Greenville on November 15, 2015, and has been serving as Interim City Manager […]