Families to be honored at Greenville ceremony

Greenville – Texas A&M University-Commerce President Dan Jones is among the speakers at a special ceremony honoring families in Greenville.

Jerry and Brenda Speight along with more than two dozen Hunt County families will be honored Saturday during the first Jerry and Brenda Family Affair Awards are scheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday, at the Hope Center, 2615 Crockett Street, located next to First Baptist Church in Greenville.

State Rep. Dan Flynn (R-Van) is the guest speaker for the event and is one of several dignitaries scheduled to appear, including Dr. Dan Jones, Greenville City Council member Betty Franklin and Jason Cunningham.

Dr. M. LaVelle Hendricks with the Hunt County African American Leadership Conference are sponsoring the event, which is free and open to the public.

More information is available at 903-450-3951.