Hunt County

7:16 am
Fri February 24, 2012

Rains help local entities escape drought conditions

The latest edition of the United States Drought Monitor for the State of Texas shows a few area counties no longer under a drought.

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7:25 am
Fri February 3, 2012

Drought conditions improving for North Texas

The U.S. Drought Monitor for the State of Texas released its latest report Tuesday, showing that for the first time some 20 months, a swath of the region was no longer listed under drought conditions.

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8:40 am
Tue January 31, 2012

Sunrise Municipal Utility District to discuss lake options

GREENVILLE - Developers wanting to create a new reservoir lake in Hunt County may now know where the water will come from.

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8:12 am
Mon January 30, 2012

2012 rainfall off to a good start

GREENVILLE - Figures put Hunt County in decent shape as far as precipitation goes compared to a year ago. 

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Fatal accident
1:50 pm
Wed January 25, 2012

Update: Victim identified in fatality crash

LONE OAK - Wet road conditions were in a factor in a Wednesday morning traffic accident that took the life of a Sulphur Springs man.

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High speed chase
8:45 am
Fri January 13, 2012

Drugs found after police stop vehicle in high speed chase

HUNT COUNTY - Two East Texas men are in custody following a chase Thursday through Hunt County where speeds topped 100 mph.

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8:36 am
Mon December 19, 2011

Local unemployment figures show positive gains

According to figures released by the Texas Workforce Commission, Hopkins County’s lowest jobless rate in the region continued to fall, down to 6.5 percent in November, a half percent drop from October.

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Appraisal districts
6:12 am
Fri December 16, 2011

Court hears more on appraisal consolidation

COOPER - During Monday’s meeting of the Delta County Commissioners Court, Hunt County Chief Appraiser Brent South recommended that the two organizations consolidate efforts.

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Animal cruelty
7:24 am
Thu December 15, 2011

Officials ramp up force in fighting animal cruelty

GREENVILLE - The Hunt County Commissioners Court this week entered into an agreement with the SPCA of Texas. 

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Child abuse
7:21 am
Thu December 15, 2011

Mother and boyfriend arrested for alleged child abuse

WEST TAWAKONI - Two people are in custody and a two-year-old child clings to life after a reported beating in South Hunt County.

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