John Horn http://ketr.org en Burn Ban Issued for Delta, Fannin, Extended for Hopkins, Hunt http://ketr.org/post/burn-ban-issued-delta-fannin-extended-hopkins-hunt <p>COOPER - Recent rains have done little to help the region fend off increasingly dry conditions, prompting Delta and Fannin County Commissioners Monday to order a burn ban. Tue, 14 Aug 2012 15:56:00 +0000 Scott Harvey 25508 at http://ketr.org Burn Ban Issued for Delta, Fannin, Extended for Hopkins, Hunt Hopkins County Becomes Region's Sixth Burn Ban http://ketr.org/post/hopkins-county-becomes-regions-sixth-burn-ban <p>SULPHUR SPRINGS - Hopkins County Judge Chris Brown is following the path of his local counterparts in declaring an emergency burn ban due to increasingly dry conditions. Fri, 10 Aug 2012 13:30:01 +0000 Scott Harvey 25297 at http://ketr.org Hopkins County Becomes Region's Sixth Burn Ban No pay increase, but no cuts for Hunt County Sheriff's Department http://ketr.org/post/no-pay-increase-no-cuts-hunt-county-sheriffs-department <p>GREENVILLE - Sheriff Randy Meeks had sought a five percent pay raise for his employees, as well as other additions that would have totaled $650,000. Tue, 03 Jul 2012 13:28:52 +0000 Brad Kellar 23490 at http://ketr.org No pay increase, but no cuts for Hunt County Sheriff's Department Tough Fiscal Decisions Facing Hunt County Officials http://ketr.org/post/tough-fiscal-decisions-facing-hunt-county-officials <p>County officials are trying to make some hard decisions about what to do about next year&rsquo;s county budget.</p><p> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Brad Kellar 22239 at http://ketr.org Tough Fiscal Decisions Facing Hunt County Officials Large budget shortfall faces Hunt County Commissioners http://ketr.org/post/large-budget-shortfall-faces-hunt-county-commissioners <p>GREENVILLE -&nbsp;Judge John Horn says he&rsquo;s requested of every department head a five percent reduction, but has instead received requests of items totaling $600,000. Tue, 05 Jun 2012 12:41:34 +0000 Brad Kellar 22079 at http://ketr.org Large budget shortfall faces Hunt County Commissioners Transportation in Hunt County moving forward http://ketr.org/post/transportation-hunt-county-moving-forward <p>COMMERCE - After nearly two years of research and meetings, the Hunt County Transportation Planning Committee is ready for the next leg of their draft plan after presentations before the public.&nbsp; Tue, 31 Jan 2012 12:37:46 +0000 Scott Harvey 15875 at http://ketr.org Transportation in Hunt County moving forward