Caddo Mills – The City of Caddo Mills has unanimously approved the hiring of Michael Jump as its new city manager.
Jump most recently served as city manager of Runaway Bay in Wise County. He replaces Interim City Manager Ed Locker, who had been serving at the post for nearly four months following the termination of Manual Leal in mid-June.
Jump will assume duties as Caddo Mills City Manager beginning November 16.
Sulphur Springs – The City of Sulphur Springs plays host to the US Army Band this Saturday on the downtown square.
The Washington DC - based "Volunteers" will perform a free concert, beginning at 2 p.m. The program is geared to appeal to the entire community and will feature a blend of American music, including country, oldies, classic rock, rhythm and blues and patriotic.
The performance follows the last Sulphur Springs farmers market for the season, which is held along Main Street.
Greenville – The City of Greenville is one step closer to construction of a new assisted living center.
The City Council Tuesday approved a change in zoning for the center, which is being planned for near the Hunt Regional Healthcare Center.
Developers asked for a zoning change from office to commercial for three currently vacant acres along Wellington Street. City Planner Lance Estep told the Council that an assisted living center is not allowed under office zoning, but is allowed by right under commercial zoning.