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Signs of the times dot Hunt County as the early vote period progresses. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Early Voting Brisk

The Tuesday rain storm did not hamper early voters in Hunt County.  Mina Cook, Election Administrator for Hunt County reports the early voting to be brisk. Candidates were standing in their prescribed positions outside the Washington Street polls vying for those last second decision makers. The primary election is Tuesday, […]

A lighter, faster and more agile robot is the 27th model the Greenville High School Robowranglers are taking to VEX World. Image courtesy of Greenville ISD.

Robowranglers Launch an Uppercut

The Greenville High School Robo Wrangler Team 148 launched their 27th robot a few days ago. Our 2018 goal was to be one of the fastest cube scoring robots in the world.  Everything we do is optimized for speed.  The design team wanted the new robot to be: Fast “touch […]

Jimmy Vaughan conducts the mock memorial service for three Greenville High School students and teacher "fatally injured" in the Shattered Dreams production. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Shattered Dreams Memorial Service

The Shattered Dreams Program is about choices.  It is about good choices and not so well thought out choices.  Hunt County News live streamed a mock accident that happened on the school parking lot Tuesday.  First responders arrived and acted as if the scene was real. The choices started when […]

Custodian Victor Lawson sanitizes a classroom with an electrostatic sprayer. Image courtesy of GISD

Those Kids Were Kung-Flu Fighting

GISD recently purchased two handheld Protexus Electrostatic sprayers and sanitizing machines to disinfect buildings with an emphasis on surfaces and objects that are touched often such as desks, countertops, doorknobs, computer keyboards, faucet handles and toys. “We spray campuses in the evenings when no one else is in the building,” said GISD Operations Director Donald Patrick. […]