Greenville

Construction Stalled

Construction has stalled on the new Family Dollar Store located at Lee and Walnut Streets in Greenville. One business owner located across the street tells Hunt County News that there has not been any evidence of activity for the last three weeks.  Most of the parking lot is poured, doors […]

DPS Reminds Texans About Dangers of Leaving

DPS Reminds Texans About Dangers of Leaving

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) reminds Texans about the dangerous potential for vehicular heatstroke in summer months when a child is left alone in a vehicle. Every year, children die from heatstroke after being left in a vehicle or entering a vehicle unnoticed.   “Children should […]

Busy Overpasses in Eastern Hunt County to be closed during summer for construction

Busy Overpasses in Eastern Hunt County to be closed during summer for construction

It looks like drivers around eastern parts of Hunt County, particularly in the Campbell, Ardis Heights and Shady Grove areas, will likely be dodging construction zones as two overpasses in the eastern half of the county will receive a makeover of sorts.   Work is scheduled to begin on Monday, […]

IRS Phone Scam Targets Local Residents

IRS Phone Scam Targets Local Residents

According to a press release from the Commerce Police Department’s Facebook page, an elderly lady living in Commerce received a phone call from someone claiming to be from the Internal Revenue Service.   The lady was informed that she had been audited and that she owed a few thousand dollars […]

Rising Temperatures in Pacific lead to potential for biggest El Niño since 1997

Rising Temperatures in Pacific lead to potential for biggest El Niño since 1997

So far in 2015, Hunt County has surpassed our average rainfall total – and it’s only mid-July.  In fact, the local area had been in a years-long drought prior to this past Spring’s sudden drenching deluge.   It appears that the upcoming fall, winter and spring months will be just […]