City joins others in support of transportation plan

Feb 22, 2012

COMMERCE - The City of Commerce is the latest Hunt County entity to sign off on a draft transportation plan that will guide the region for the next few decades.

Local candidates begin to file in

Feb 15, 2012

COMMERCE - Two people have filed for the position of Commerce Mayor, while an incumbent is seeking reelection in the city.

Agreement reached to begin sidewalk planning

Feb 15, 2012

GREENVILLE - Landscapes around local school districts will soon begin to take shape as part of the Safe Routes to Schools Program.

Official Press release from Commerce Police Chief Kerry Crews- "Commerce Police Officers responded to a call of two men that were robbed at gunpoint in the area of the 1800 block of Mayo at about 9:45 p.m. on February 8, 2012. "

Former Commerce City Manager gains employment

Feb 3, 2012

CLEVELAND, TEXAS - Dion Miller is back in a city manager’s role nearly two years following his departure from the City of Commerce, where he was suspended and then ultimately resigned.

COMMERCE - Commerce ISD was among a handful of area schools reclassified to either a higher or lower class as part of Thursday’s biennial announcement by the University Interscholastic League. Hear from the Voice of the Commerce Tigers John Mark Dempsey. 

Customers taking to Twitter to seek help, express outrage

Smoke testing scheduled for Commerce sewer lines

Jan 30, 2012

COMMERCE - The City of Commerce is advising residents in the Norris Community that smoke testing of sewer lines will take place on Tuesday during regular business hours. Testing is expected to last approximately two weeks.

GREENVILLE - The Hunt County Grand Jury recently handed down the formal charge against Christopher Bernard Alex, in what authorities say was related to a domestic violence incident. 

Strong outlook for local lake amidst drought

Jan 19, 2012
Texas Parks and Wildlife Dept.

COMMERCE - Despite severe drought that has threatened water supply levels for some Northeast Texas cities; the City of Commerce finds itself in good shape.

Residents asked for input on funding refinements

Jan 18, 2012

ARLINGTON - Proposed changes to strategically fund and expedite transportation projects in Texas are the topic of a Thursday meeting in Arlington which could change the status of the Highway 24 expansion.

Litigation between Commerce and Mayor to continue

Jan 17, 2012

COMMERCE - The Commerce City Council Tuesday night took no action concerning the city’s lawsuit against Mayor Quay Throgmorton and his wife, Paige.

Council to discuss lawsuit, drought stage

Jan 17, 2012

COMMERCE - The Commerce City Council will meet in executive session Tuesday night to address its nearly yearlong lawsuit against Mayor Quay Throgmorton and his wife, Paige.

GREENVILLE - A local man has been sentenced to prison after pleading guilty to attacking law enforcement officers last spring. 

Citizens asked to recycle again this weekend

Jan 4, 2012

COMMERCE - Keep Commerce Beautiful celebrates their third month of recycling with another event planned for this Saturday.