Commerce ISD receives delinquent tax report, among other items in Monday meeting; Greenville Pool could be replaced; Paranormal research group conducts stay at Hunt County Jail over weekend; Protest in Paris planned for Tuesday.
Commerce – The Commerce ISD Monday during its regular meeting received a delinquent tax report, approved stipends for shortage teaching areas, plus joined a Co-Op to better assist in technology purchases.
Tab Bell, of the Law Firm of Perdue, Brandon, Fielder, Collins and Mott, LLP out of Tyler presented the delinquent tax report. Bell informed the school board of the Firm's attempts in obtaining delinquent taxes from local businesses and residents, and provided figures on who still owes the district money.
Greenville – The Hunt County Courthouse may still hold some long overdue jail inmates.
Members of the Paranormal Research and Investigations of Northeast Texas (P.R.I.N.T.) team spent Saturday night inside the courthouse, alongside a documentary film director, for an eight-hour study.
A preliminary assessment found the first four floors of the courthouse a disappointment, but things began to get interesting on the fifth and sixth floors. An official with the organization said "things began to intensify."
Greenville – Officials with the City of Greenville are considering replacing Ja-Lu Pool. Local children would still have a chance to cool off, however, as a splash park is being proposed for the same location.