Grammy-winning country singer and Dotson, Texas native Linda Davis sings Kenny Rogers' song "20 Years Ago" on Thursday, June 21, 2018, at the Texan Theater during a storytelling and singing concert featuring Davis, her husband Lang Scott (far left), Dallas native and renowned singer, pianist…

MINNEAPOLIS — The murder case against former Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd went to the jury Monday in a city on edge against round of unrest like the one that erupted last year over the video of the Black man pinned to the pavement with Chauvin’s knee on his neck.

Early voting for the May 1 municipal elections begins Monday and voters in Greenville will be making choices on millions of dollars toward repairing local streets and the next members of the city council.

Texas moved one step closer this week toward allowing residents to carry handguns without a license. On Thursday, the Texas House of Representatives approved a bill that allows the carrying of handguns for just about everyone — with some notable exceptions.

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