Life Scout Cole Hahn practices splinting Scout Second Class Daniel Balthrop's "injured" leg during Monday nights meeting. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

O’Brien Chooses Battery Recycling Project

Life Scout T. J. O’Brien has chosen battery recycling as a community project for advancement to the rank of Eagle. The event will be held August 18th, 2018. O’Brien will be just one of the scouts from Troop 322 collecting unwanted batteries. The batteries will be turned in for recycling. […]

Friendlee and Mayor Dreiling joust and banter about serious medical conditions that they have faced. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Greenville Mayor is at the Helm

Mayor Dreiling banters with Hunt County’s own Friendlee at the Business Before Hours at Hunt Regional Healthcare August 7- Mayor David Dreiling was diagnosed with a brain tumor last May. He turned over duties to the mayor pro tempore, Jerry Ransom, at a sudden called Saturday morning council meeting. He […]

Pizza Party

Pizza Party

Shenaniganz Bowling and Sports in Greenville is offering a Pizza Party for ten guests to one lucky recipient of each school in GISD. “August, which means it’s time to sign up all Greenville ISD students (both new and returning students) in online registration,” reports Helen Williams, Communications Director. Pizza Party […]

Firefighters saved a front end loader Friday afternoon after a wildfire erupted in Quinlan. Image by Chuck Webb with Texas Dronology.

Chance of Wildfire Remains High in the County

Texas A&M Forest Service announced that wildfire danger is high in the county.  Drought conditions remain high.  Most of the extreme fire danger is in counties west of Ft. Worth. Some relief may occur this week when a cold front in August slowly rolls across the county. Welcome rain should […]

New stainless steel drinking straws are bendable and offer an alternative to the wasteful one use and discard approach. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

A Straw For All Seasons

Last year the buzz word in education was STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). Today people are concerned about plastic drinking straws. There are alternatives with biodegradable paper straws, stainless steel drinking straws, glass straws, and silicon straws that are reusable. They are cleaned in boiling water for the next […]