Tag: Greenville Independent School District

"for whereever life leads" is a good motto of the new GISD. Image courtesy of GISD.

District 4 and 7 Schoolboard Candidates

For those complaining about the rubber stamps at the school board then Election Day in November is your chance to make changes.  This reporter will be doing profiles of each candidate (should they answer the phone) during the month of September. Thursday was the final day to file for a […]

Twenty teams are taking part in the Solar Car Challenge that left for California today from Texas Motor Speedway. Image courtesy of Solar Car Challenge 2018.

The Iron Lion Stalks the Sweetwater Rattlesnake

Watch out, world! Iron Lion IV has left its lair!   This year’s solar challenge vehicle is light, it’s sleek, and it has a reliable power source: the burning summer sun.   The 14 Iron Lions team members were putting the final touches on their solar car this week before heading […]

Mr. and Mrs. Ricky Blackshear wear their "Fight For Frau" red, tee shirts at Tuesday's school board meeting in Greenville. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Greenville’s German Program Bites the Dust

It is no secret that the Greenville Independent School District (GISD) has deep financial problems.  An independent audit was called for by the tax payers in November 2017, and the results of that program are at the Texas Department of Education in Austin now.  Dr. Demetrus Liggins was called to […]

Eric Miller poses with the Greenville Lion and A&M Commerce Lion mascot. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Forever A Lion

Eric Miller became a lion forever with the signing of the agreement between the Greenville Independent School District and Texas A & M- Commerce University in Commerce.  Eric gave several reasons why he chose to be an “Aggie”. Number one on his list was being close to home. Number Two […]

The public has a chance to ask the forensic audit team "what happened to millions of dollars in the school budget"?

School Board Audit Tonight

In a little less than twelve hours the Greenville Independent School District will introduce the forensic audit team to the public at a special forum to be held at the high school auditorium at 6 PM tonight. Greenville ISD spokesperson, Helen Williams reports, “Columbus A. Alexander III, CPA and Certified […]