(Columnist’s note: This is the second article about two-a-day practices as it relates to Texas football practices.  The information I present is my interpretation of researching exertional heat exhaustion.  By no means do I profess to be an expert.)

We read the story in our history books. We knew where it happened, when it happened, and, to a large extent, why it happened; that head knowledge, however, did not translate into true appreciation until we stood before the wall, felt the grooves in the stone made from weather and war, and wa…

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One person was taken into custody following a reported high-speed pursuit along Interstate 30 Thursday morning which ended at the Walmart Supercenter in Royse City.

Merchants and restaurants in Historic Downtown Greenville will be staying open a little later for Third Thursday, and shoppers will get a chance to enjoy an acoustic music performance and extra time for dinner at participating restaurants.

The 11th anniversary Bras For The Cause, which is expected to surpass more than $1 million in the local effort to help raise awareness and prevention of breast cancer, officially begins its campaign tonight.

This Week's Circulars

Obituaries

Dausie Mae (Stapleton) Baker passed away Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019. She was born in Greenville, Texas on March 9, 1925. Dausie was preceded in death by her husband Herman Baker, daughter Shirley Stratton Robertson, both parents and four siblings. She is survived by grandson Ben Robertson, grand…

Jewel Florine Hensley passed away Aug. 6, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. Funeral services will be at New Hope Baptist Church, Saturday, Aug. 17 at 11 a.m. with Rev. John Richardson as the officiant and Rev. Vet Pendgraft as the eulogist. Burial will follow at D/FW National Cemetery. Jewel was b…

Thomas Martin, 76, of Farmersville, died Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019. A memorial will be set. Services are under the direction of Love & Integrity Funeral Services.