News

Accident
7:43 am
Tue April 3, 2012

No injuries from police car collision

FANNIN COUNTY - Two Fannin County police vehicles were damaged when they collided while responding to a call to assist deputies over the weekend. 

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West Tawakoni
9:54 am
Mon April 2, 2012

Trial set in West Tawakoni lawsuit

GREENVILLE - A motion seeking a summary judgment in a West Tawakoni court battle is denied and trial will proceed in May as planned.

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Severe Weather
8:37 am
Mon April 2, 2012

Remembering April 2, 1982

Al Moller, National Weather Service

It was 30 years ago Monday that multiple lives were forever changed as a deadly tornado ripped through Lamar County. 

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Drought
7:01 am
Mon April 2, 2012

Improved water levels lead to fewer restrictions

Service area for the NTMWD
www.ntmwd.com

Customers of the North Texas Municipal Water District can now water their lawns once every week, as opposed to waiting every other week.

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News
8:15 am
Sun April 1, 2012

Construction to Begin on U.S. Highway 69

EMORY - The Texas Department of Transportation has announced the scheduling of a “whitetopping” project to begin this week in Emory at the intersection of U.S. Highway 69 and State Highway 19. 

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Greenville
3:37 pm
Fri March 30, 2012

Greenville breaks ground on major renovation project

Greenville city officials and dignitaries toss dirt during Friday morning's ceremony
Photo by Micah Nichols

GREENVILLE - Officials marked the start of construction on a $1 million renovation to Graham Park Friday morning.

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Wreck
3:32 pm
Fri March 30, 2012

Arrest made for intoxicated assault with vehicle

PARIS - An intoxicated driver is blamed for injuring a passenger and knocking out power to about 2000 customers after wrecking his vehicle in Paris Friday morning. 

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Community Event
11:47 am
Fri March 30, 2012

Commerce Idol talent show winners announced

Spectators gather at Saturday's competition at Commerce High School
Photo by Daniel Starks

COMMERCE - The Commerce Rotary Club is pleased to announce that this year’s Commerce Idol talent show and scholarship fundraiser boasted the largest audiencein theevent’s six-year history.

The annual event is the Commerce Rotary’s largest fundraiser of the year; the money raised is used for scholarships awarded each year to Commerce High School seniors.  Two students are selected each year and each are awarded $500 for four school semesters.

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Police and Courts
6:47 am
Fri March 30, 2012

Hunt County man ordered to prison for 2010 shooting

GREENVILLE - Daniel Lee Greensage III pleaded guilty Wednesday to one count of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

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Police and Courts
6:45 am
Fri March 30, 2012

Cumby man admits to sexting, will serve time

GREENVILLE - A former Rains County school district employee has been sentenced to prison after pleading guilty to sexting. 

Ronny Thomas Trevillion, of Cumby, admitted to solicitation of a minor during a court appearance Wednesday. As part of a plea deal, he was given four years behind bars.

The indictment against Trevillion alleges he sent a sexually explicit text message to a minor female in February 2011. He was arrested last summer.

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