Tag: Sheriff Randy Meeks

Cash Fire Chief Ryan Biggers and Hunt County Sheriff's deputy Daniel Looney mark coordinates on a land chart.  Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Third Land Search for Fire Fighter

Searchers staged at a field close to Deer Lane and Farm Road 2101 before sunrise Wednesday.  Personnel from Hunt County Sheriff’s Office, Rockwall Emergency Management, Hunt County Homeland Security, East Texas Regional CERT Teams, retired fire fighters, FBI, Texas Rangers and other responders gathered.  Dallas TV stations were on scene […]

Sheriff Meeks and Texas Park and Wildlife gave a press conference regarding the tragic deaths of Corey and Nathan Saunders. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

A Tragic Start

Sheriff Randy Meeks held a press conference at two o’clock yesterday.  Texas Parks and Wildlife Captain Stapleton, Lieutenant Lance May and Game Warden Benny Richards attended. He started the search by saying “2017 started with a tragedy”. Corey Saunders (26), his son Nathan (5), and Nathan’s dog, Hunt, put their […]

Four generations of Sheriff Meeks' Family took part in the swearing in for a third term.  Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Meeks Starts Third Term

Sheriff Randy Meeks was sworn in for his third term as Hunt County Sheriff.  Meeks will retire after he completes the  term.  Sheriff Meeks has been able to revamp the department’s response times, communications, personnel and office management.  It was a family affair as four generations crowed around the sheriff during […]

Kid Officer Nate revels in the attention received from Greenville and the Blue Santa Program this weekend.

Kid Officer Nate Joins SWAT

Kid Officer Nate is enjoying the attention brought on by the Blue Santa Program in Greenville.  He was made an honorary member of the Greenville SWAT Team as part of the Blue Santa Program. CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocacy) has joined Municipal Police Associations across the nation in the Blue […]