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This image is from the archives of the Wisconsin Historical Society. At one time Greenville had one of the most modern fire departments in Texas.

Push-in Ceremony Scheduled

The celebration of the arrival of a new piece of apparatus has been a source of pride for regular and volunteer fire companies for more than 100 years. Greenville and Hunt County are not exceptions to this time-honored event. Greenville Fire Chief Jeremy Powell said, “During the late 19th Century, […]

"Movie Money" illustrates one million dollars. Image courtesy of Prop Money of Hollywood.

Commerce University Bequeathed a Year-end Gift

Alumna Mary Spencer recently bequeathed $1 million to A&M-Commerce. Spencer hopes that her gift will give students the extra push needed to graduate, pursue their dreams and make the world a better place. “I love those students who have a passion for learning and leadership and who want to help […]

Jerry and John Ruin rock out with Through the Looking Glass. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

The Grunge that Left Seattle

The band, Ruin Illusion, played at Greenville’s AmericanLegion Hall Saturday night. Jerry Ruin is the leader, his twelve-year-old son, John, keeps the electric fiddle hot, drummer Adam Gammons, has been with Jerryfor a long time, and local Greenville transplant, Travis Hairgrove keeps thecrowd in a Seattle mood with his mastery […]

Bill Hughes with the Hughes Gazette captured the essence of World Guy and his dog Nice. Image by Bill Hughes.

Rolling, Rolling Across the County

The following is a compilation from the adventures of World Guy, Erik Bendl, and a call in from Jeffrey Jennings. Erik has walked over six thousand miles for the cause of diabetes awareness during the last six years with his dog Nice. All together they have crossed forty states and […]