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.
COMMERCE - It's 91 degrees at 7 p.m. on a Wednesday and Daryl Martin is preparing to go for a drive. The same drive he’s taken every other week this time of year over the last decade.
The ninth reported case in Hunt County comes as officials across the region are stepping up efforts to quell the spread of the virus, which has led to 10 deaths in Dallas County.
GREENVILLE - The newest figure was announced Tuesday after three more cases were detected. Officials say half of the cases are in the Greenville area and half in Quinlan.
GREENVILLE - Additional cases of people infected with West Nile virus have been reported in Hunt County, including a Greenville child.
A Texas health official says cases of West Nile virus this year could exceed 500, which would be a record for the state.
GREENVILLE - Amid the risings concerns over West Nile in Texas come comments from a Greenville doctor who says he's treated a woman with the virus.
DALLAS - A Dallas County man with an underlying health condition is the first to die this year in Texas from West Nile.
COMMERCE - Beginning June 18, the city will begin implementation of its Mosquito Management Plan, which has been administered each summer over the past several years to help control the population.