Commerce

Graduation is just a small step for Greenville students as they prepare for life's challenges.  Image courtesy of Greenville ISD.

Texas A&M Commerce Partners with Greenville ISD

The path from Greenville High School to Texas A&M University-Commerce will soon become a much easier one to navigate thanks to “First Choice,” a new partnership initiative designed to turn more Greenville Lions into A&M-Commerce Lions. The launch of this new partnership will be celebrated at a signing ceremony at […]

A car clears the crossing at Wellington Street with less than an inch to spare before scraping the underside of the chassis. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Rough Crossing

Three separate railroads cross public streets in Greenville.  They are the Kansas City Southern (KCS) with its headquarters in its namesake city.  The Dallas, Garland and Northeastern (DGNO) is located in Richardson, Texas and the Blacklands Railroad with its main office in Sulphur Springs.  The Blacklands Railroad serves Commerce, Texas […]

YMCA OF GREENVILLE AND HUNT COUNTY TO CLOSE

YMCA OF GREENVILLE AND HUNT COUNTY TO CLOSE

Contact: Troy Brakefield Chief Volunteer Officer 214-684-2888 YMCA OF GREENVILLE AND HUNT COUNTY TO CLOSE Facility and Programs to Cease Operations Dec. 30, 2017   GREENVILLE, TEXAS (Dec. 20, 2017)—The YMCA of Greenville and Hunt County announced today that it will cease all operations, including its facility on Stanford Street […]

The crowd at Memorial Stadium was record setting as the Commerce Lions went on to win the semifinal championship 31-17. Image courtesy of Russell Armstrong.

Commerce Lions are on the way to Kansas City

The Commerce, Texas A&M Lions will soon find out just how good the barbecue sauce is in Kansas City. The team beat the Harding Bison Team from Searcy, Arkansas 31-17 to win the NCAA Division II Semifinal victory.  This will be the Lions first championship game since joining the NCAA. […]