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 former Migalitos Store will be discussed at a town hall meeting tomorrow night. Image courtesy of KETR Radio.

Citizens Urged to Attend Town Hall

Hunt County News has compiled this story from several that have appeared in the Greenville Herald-Banner and broadcast on KETR Radio over the past month. The Migalitos Supermarket located at 2601 Washington Street in Greenville closed its doors forever in September 2017. The City of Greenville conceived a plan to […]

Hunt County Courthouse courtesy "Photo: Texas Courthouse - Dave Fulp" (one time use in accordance with blog instructions.

And Now There are Ten

Hunt County Commissioners will have their work cut out for them in January now that they must choose between ten candidates for Hunt County Judge. Judge John L. Horn passed in early September 2018 after a brief illness. He was on the November ballot running unopposed. Commissioner Jim Lathan picked […]

Judge Kelli Aiken administers the Oath of Office to Brittni Turner, Hunt County Treasurer. Image courtesy of Facebook.

County Officials Sworn In

There was no time for Rose Bowl Parades or football games for eleven county officials today. Newly elected Brittni Turner, Hunt County Treasurer, was one of the eleven sworn in by Judge Kelli Aikin at the Hunt County Courthouse. Some of the officials were incumbents while others were brand new. […]