5:08 pm
Wed February 15, 2012

Local candidates begin to file in

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

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8:01 am
Wed February 15, 2012

Agreement reached to begin sidewalk planning


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

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Armed Robbery
11:33 am
Thu February 9, 2012

Two men robbed at gunpoint in Commerce

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. "

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6:04 am
Fri February 3, 2012

Former Commerce City Manager gains employment

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.

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9:47 pm
Thu February 2, 2012

KETR's Dempsey offers perspective on UIL realignment

Dr. John Mark Dempsey

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. 

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Cable's out
8:08 pm
Mon January 30, 2012

Cable TV outage affects thousands

Customers taking to Twitter to seek help, express outrage

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City Maintenance
5:43 pm
Mon January 30, 2012

Smoke testing scheduled for Commerce sewer lines

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.

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7:52 am
Thu January 26, 2012

Commerce man indicted for aggravated kidnapping

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. 

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7:02 am
Thu January 19, 2012

Strong outlook for local lake amidst drought

Lake Tawakoni spans three counties and serves as the main water supply of several Northeast Texas communities.
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.

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Highway 24
4:07 pm
Wed January 18, 2012

Residents asked for input on funding refinements

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.

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9:42 pm
Tue January 17, 2012

Litigation between Commerce and Mayor to continue

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

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6:49 am
Tue January 17, 2012

Council to discuss lawsuit, drought stage

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.

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8:36 am
Thu January 12, 2012

Fisher to serve two years for assaulting officers

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

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Commerce Recycling
6:16 am
Wed January 4, 2012

Citizens asked to recycle again this weekend

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

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Northeast Texas Children's Museum
3:10 pm
Tue January 3, 2012

Museum’s Daddy-Daughter Dance returns

Fun activities are planned to keep daughters and their dads busy at the upcoming Daddy-Daughter Dance.

COMMERCE -  Plans for the annual Daddy-Daughter Dance have begun. The event will be Saturday, February 4 from 6:30 to 8:30 PM. Tickets go on sale at the beginning of January.

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