Local Interest

Weekend Weather
8:30 am
Fri June 8, 2012

Here comes the sun!

Your Weekend Weather Forecast for Friday, June 8th
Daniel KETR

With lakes filled and yards flooded, the rain decides to back off for a while!

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Commerce Public Library
8:21 pm
Thu June 7, 2012

Commerce citizens reconvene, explore funding options for historic library

Daniel Starks KETR

COMMERCE - Residents filled the Commerce City Hall Council Chambers Thursday evening as part of a second meeting to brainstorm ideas on how to plan, promote, and carry out an effort to save the city's public library, a Texas historical landmark constructed in 1918. 

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In Memorial
2:51 pm
Thu June 7, 2012

Memorial service set for Spencer June 23rd

Dr. Otha Spencer
www.tamuc.edu

According to a Texas A&M University-Commerce facebook post, First United Methodist Church in Commerce will be the site of a memorial service for longtime ETSU professor emeritus and author, Dr. Otha Spencer.

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HUD Investigation
1:31 pm
Thu June 7, 2012

Greenville Housing Authority faces discrimination charge by NAACP

City of Greenville

The Greenville, TX branch of the NAACP has filed a complaint with the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) over alleged discriminatory practices related to Section 8 housing in Greenville.

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Rainy Week
12:08 pm
Tue June 5, 2012

Goodbye Sunshine!

Your 5 Day Weather Forecast for Tuesday, June 5th
Daniel KETR

With graduations underway and summer schools starting, the skies are expected to yield to shade and rain across some parts of the region this week.

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Community Event
9:11 pm
Mon June 4, 2012

Dairy festival prepares for take-off

Riders prepare the hot air balloon during the 2010 Dairy Festival
Cindy Roller KETR/Cooper Review

SULPHUR SPRINGS - The annual Hopkins County Dairy Festival gets underway this week with a ribbon cutting Friday morning at Guaranty Bond Bank in Sulphur Springs.

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Restaurant Closing?
1:51 pm
Sun June 3, 2012

College Corner Cafe: "Today is our last"

An empty parking lot in front of the College Corner Cafe hours after the business reportedly shut their doors for good Sunday.
Scott Harvey KETR

According to a facebook post from the Commerce burger joint, today is their last day of service, and doors are closing indefinitely.

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Golf Tourney Scholarship Fundraiser
6:14 am
Sat June 2, 2012

Alumni hosts Annual Golf Classic for Scholar Fund

COMMERCE - The Texas A&M University-Commerce Alumni Association is holding its 42nd Annual Alumni Scholarship Golf Classic on Friday, June 8, 2012 at Sand Hills Golf and Country Club in Commerce.

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Police and Courts
3:05 pm
Fri June 1, 2012

Commerce Police make illegal dumping arrest

COMMERCE —  Two Commerce men were taken into custody when they were caught in the act of dumping illegal building materials in a field.

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Notable Texan
9:49 am
Fri June 1, 2012

Producer Judd Payne to deliver PHS graduation keynote address

Judd Payne, keynote speaker scheduled for PHS graduation on June 1st, is head of production at Wind Dancer Films.
www.winddancer.com

PARIS - A Paris native and hollywood producer is set to speak to the Paris High School graduating class tonight at Wildcat Stadium.

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Weekend Weather
1:02 am
Fri June 1, 2012

Outdoors Weekend: Sun expected all weekend

Your Weekend Weather Forecast for Friday, June 1st
Daniel KETR

After a busy week for electricity companies and tree services, the storms that caused minor wind damage across the region have left the building.

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Severe Weather
1:50 am
Thu May 31, 2012

Late-night storms affect region

Image Google

As most people were falling asleep, Mother Nature was starting her day off with a bang!

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Power Outtages
8:29 am
Wed May 30, 2012

Wednesday morning storms interrupt power for many in Northeast Texas

A screen grab from Oncor's Storm Center interactive map
oncor.com

As storms moved through the region in the wee hours of Wednesday morning, electrical power to quite a few homes was affected. See the list...

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I-35 Traffic
9:27 am
Thu May 24, 2012

Northbound I-35 traffic affected by upturned cattle trailer

Google maps traffic view at 9:20am, 5-24-12.
maps.google.com

I-35 at Colorado Boulevard in Dallas was expected to be opened up again by 10am today.

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Power Outage
10:29 pm
Wed May 23, 2012

Power outages reported near Royse City

Screenshot for Oncor 24/7 outage information.
oncor.com

Update Thursday at 5:30 a.m.: An Oncor power outage map indicates power has been restored to citizens in the Caddo Mills area as of early Thursday morning.

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