Richard Hill Thanks to Rains, Counties Rescind Burn Bans By Scott Harvey • Aug 28, 2012 The Hunt County Commissioners vote Tuesday to lift its burn ban was the third cancelation in the past week. Officials in Hunt County Team to Fight West Nile By Scott Harvey • Aug 20, 2012 http://www.westnile.info/ HUNT COUNTY - As the threat of the West Nile virus looms, local agencies have launched a website aimed at informing citizens how to protect themselves. Residential fire kills Quinlan woman By Brad Kellar • Jul 5, 2012 Google Maps TAWAKONI - 50-year-old Louise Goode was identified as the victim of Tuesday night's fire in south Hunt County. Randy Meeks unopposed for Hunt County Sheriff in November By Brad Kellar • Jun 20, 2012 GREENVILLE - The race for the Hunt County Sheriff’s post is apparently over, after the only candidate set to challenge incumbent Randy Meeks this fall has withdrawn. Are you aware of burning rules in Texas? By Scott Harvey • Jun 13, 2012 DVIDSHUB / Flickr Citizens in unincorporated Texas area again urged to follow proper burning procedures amid two local wildfires that burned 50 acres Tuesday. 11 confirmed tornadoes, 15 possible By Scott Harvey & Brad Kellar • Apr 5, 2012 National Weather Service The amount of confirmed tornadoes Tuesday could still rise, but officials say at least one occurred in Hunt County as multiple homes were destroyed near Union Valley. Local firefighters to get money back for their efforts By Brad Kellar • Mar 16, 2012 GREENVILLE - Hunt county fire departments will be able to be reimbursed for most of the expenses they incurred while battling the hundreds of grass and wildfires across the region last year. No injuries from Celeste, Commerce house fires By Brad Kellar • Mar 6, 2012 HUNT COUNTY - Two houses in Hunt County were destroyed in separate fires Sunday, one which could be the result of arson. Litigation between Commerce and Mayor to continue By Scott Harvey • Jan 17, 2012 COMMERCE - The Commerce City Council Tuesday night took no action concerning the city’s lawsuit against Mayor Quay Throgmorton and his wife, Paige. SPCA, Hunt County officials invesitgating neglect case By Brad Kellar • Dec 21, 2011 HUNT COUNTY - Another case of animal cruelty in Hunt County is under investigation for the second time in the last few weeks. Hunt County man killed in Saturday fire By Brad Kellar • Nov 29, 2011 WEST TAWAKONI - A weekend house fire in West Tawakoni turns deadly. Hunt County no longer under burn ban By Scott Harvey • Nov 16, 2011 HUNT COUNTY - Hunt County officials have agreed to lift the current burn ban, originally enacted in mid July, effective immediately. Another county considers burn ban status By Brad Kellar • Nov 3, 2011 GREENVILLE - Hunt County Commissioners are among local officials also pondering whether to lift their current ban on outdoor burning. Burn ban violators again warned as county extends restriction By Scott Harvey • Oct 11, 2011 GREENVILLE - The Hunt County Commissioners Court has voted to renew the county’s burn ban for another 90 days as a result of the continuous drought.