COOPER - Recent rains have done little to help the region fend off increasingly dry conditions, prompting Delta and Fannin County Commissioners Monday to order a burn ban.
SULPHUR SPRINGS - Hopkins County Judge Chris Brown is following the path of his local counterparts in declaring an emergency burn ban due to increasingly dry conditions.
GREENVILLE - Sheriff Randy Meeks had sought a five percent pay raise for his employees, as well as other additions that would have totaled $650,000.
County officials are trying to make some hard decisions about what to do about next year’s county budget.
GREENVILLE - Judge John Horn says he’s requested of every department head a five percent reduction, but has instead received requests of items totaling $600,000.
COMMERCE - After nearly two years of research and meetings, the Hunt County Transportation Planning Committee is ready for the next leg of their draft plan after presentations before the public.