Commerce ISD to hold welcome ceremony for new superintendent Monday; Greenville one step closer to creating municipal utility district; All incumbents on Greenville City Council have filed for re-election; This week's rain does little to help against area drought; Hunt County Crime Stoppers seek burglary suspect.
Commerce – The Commerce Independent School District is holding a welcome reception for new superintendent Blake Cooper Monday.
In October, the Board of trustees voted unanimously to name Blake Cooper as it's lone finalist.
Cooper began his duties as superintendent January 5th. He previously served as the assistant superintendent at Kaufman ISD for two years, and prior to that principal of Edgewood High School for seven years.
Hunt County – This week's rain did little to help get rid of the drought.
In addition to the severe weather, many areas throughout Northeast Texas received a brief drenching Tuesday night. But the precipitation was not even close to what was needed to relieve the current drought conditions.
Commerce man sentenced to 40 years in prison; Commerce PD arrest two for outstanding warrants and narcotics trafficking; Texas A&M University-Commerce holds public hearings on tuition increase; Two positions open on Commerce ISD Board for May elections; Greenville ISD gives approval to draft a drug testing policy; Local sales tax rebate figures mixed from holiday season; public hearing Thursday night on SH 158 project in Hopkins County.
Commerce – Britney Jordan breaks another school record as she helps lead the A&M-Commerce women to an overtime win over Texas Women's; the Dallas Stars get shutout in a loss to Phoenix; the Dallas Mavericks face a tough one tonight as they play Boston; the Sussex Spaniel that was named Best in Show at Westminster has some Texas A&M vets to thank; and A&M-Commerce football has five new coaches.