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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Notice of Deadline to File Applications For Place on the Ballot

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Notice of Deadline to File Applications for Place on the Ballot.

Notice is hereby given that applications for a place on the ballot for the May 6, 2017, Greenville General Election may be filed during the following time:

Start Date January 18, 2017

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Downtown Christmas Festival & Parade

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The line up for the Downtown Christmas Festival and Parade on December 16 is as follows:

Market Square:

4:00pm - 6:00pm: Greenville ISD FFA Toydrive (Please bring an New unwrapped toy)4:00 pm - 9:00 pm : Red E Air Snow Hill, Rafter P & Southwest Ford Ic...

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

Christmas Parade Route

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The Christmas parade route begins at market square and proceeds west on Lee, south on Johnson, west on Washington, north on Wright, east on Lee, north on Stonewall and east on Jordan, ending at Johnson Street.

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Posted on: April 11, 2016

City Council

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The Greenville City Council meets the second and fourth Tuesday of the month inside the Municipal Building, located at 2821 Washington Street.


Posted on: December 2, 2015

THANKSGIVING CLOSINGS, CHANGES TO TRASH/RECYCLING SCHEDULE

GREENVILLE – City of Greenville Offices and the W. Walworth Harrison Public Library will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday, Thursday and Friday, November 26 – 27, 2015.

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Posted on: December 2, 2015

LOCAL BUSINESS ROBBED WEDNESDAY

GREENVILLE –At approximately 12:36 p.m., today, Wednesday, November 25, 2015, Greenville Police responded to a call from a business in the 1700 Block of Stanford Street.

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Posted on: December 2, 2015

GET READY FOR A DAY FULL OF CHRISTMAS CHEER

GREENVILLE – Do you hear those sleigh bells jingling? Do you yearn for eggnog and candy canes? Is your tinsel twinkling? Are you ready for a holly, jolly Christmas? If so, you’re in the right place and this Saturday is the right time.

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Posted on: December 2, 2015

SHOTS FIRED AT LOCAL ADDRESS

GREENVILLE –The Greenville Police Department responded to a report of shots being fired in the 400 Block of Jeanette Street, at 1:46 a.m., today, Tuesday, December 1, 2015.

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Posted on: October 7, 2015

CITY OF GREENVILLE EARNS CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT

CHICAGO--The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to City of Greenville by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report.

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Posted on: September 30, 2015

NATIONAL NIGHT OUT COMING SOON

GREENVILLE - The Greenville Police Department (GPD) is pleased to announce its participation in the 2015 National Night Out Program.

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Posted on: September 30, 2015

SEARCH WARRANT PRODUCES TWO ARRESTS, MULTIPLE CHARGES

GREENVILLE – Members of the Greenville Police Department and Hunt County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at the Town East Village Apartments (4701 Moulton Street), Friday, September 25, 2015.

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Posted on: September 21, 2015

CITY SEEKS APPLICANTS FOR BOARD OF DEVELOPMENT VACANCIES

The City Council is currently taking applications until October 27, 2015, from persons interested in serving on the Greenville Board of Development. The Board of Development was chartered by the City Council in 1941 to promote industrial growth...

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Posted on: September 15, 2015

SKELETAL REMAINS IDENTIFIED

Judge Wayne Money, Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1, performed an inquest at the time of discovery and ordered the remains taken for forensic comparison and possible identification. Upon this order, the remains were transported to the Laboratory of Forens...Read on...

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Posted on: August 28, 2015

LIBRARY TO PARTNER WITH LEARNING DISABLED ADULTS

The W. Walworth Harrison Library has entered into a cooperative effort with Lakes Regional MHMR and Community Access to provide special programming for adults with disabilities.

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Posted on: August 27, 2015

STREET WORK CLOSES SHELBY, WELLINGTON TO TRAFFIC

The City of Greenville will be reconstructing portions of Shelby Avenue and Wellington Street from, Saturday, August 29, 2015, through Friday, September 11, 2015, affecting traffic in those areas.

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Posted on: August 27, 2015

GREENVILLE POLICE SEEK HELP LOCATING MISSING TEENAGER

The Greenville Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in finding local teen, Valeria Espinoza-Maqueda.

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Posted on: August 25, 2015

MOSQUITOS IN TURTLE CREEK, OLD MILL AREAS STILL TESTING POSITIVE

The City of Greenville will commence spraying for mosquitos at approximately 8 p.m., tonight, Tuesday, August 25, 2015. This latest round of spraying is due to the fact more mosquitos have tested positive for West Nile Virus.

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Posted on: August 21, 2015

PROGRESS CONTINUES ON STREET BOND CONSTRUCTION

Contractors on Track for Contract Completion Date - Everywhere people look these days there seems to be a road under construction. Whether out in the Metroplex or right here at home, the headache of street repair seems never ending. Happily, the City of

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Posted on: August 20, 2015

Greenville Fire-Rescue Now Taking Applications for Fall Citizen’s Fire Academy

Greenville Fire-Rescue will be hosting another session of its popular Citizen’s Fire Academy beginning September 24, 2015. The goal of the ten week course is to educate and inform citizens about fire and emergency services, providing them with a basic

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Posted on: August 19, 2015

APPLICATIONS BEING ACCEPTED FOR HOTEL OCCUPANCY TAX FUNDING

The City of Greenville is accepting applications from organizations requesting funding for programs and activities supported by the Municipal Hotel Occupancy Tax for FY 2015-2016. The deadline for submitting an application for funding is September 16,

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Posted on: August 19, 2015

ARREST MADE IN ROBERT YOUNGER HOMICIDE

Amber Ray Melton, a 22-year-old white female born June 28, 1993, was arraigned, Wednesday, August 19, 2015, on a Murder warrant issued by the Greenville Police Department and signed by Justice of the Peace Sheila Linden

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Posted on: August 18, 2015

CITY TO BEGIN ANOTHER ROUND OF MOSQUITO SPRAYING TONIGHT

For the fifth time this summer, Municipal Mosquito, has informed City officials mosquitos caught in the company’s local traps have tested positive for West Nile Virus. Municipal Mosquito is the company contracted by the City of Greenville to trap a

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Posted on: August 14, 2015

GREENVILLE WATER DEPARTMENT RECOGNIZED FOR QUALITY

T.O.P. Honors Improved Performance at Little Cost - The City of Greenville has participated in the Texas Commission on Environment Quality’s (TCEQ) Texas Optimization Program (TOP) program since its introduction in 1994. This year, Greenville was

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Posted on: August 14, 2015

SKATE SAFARI INVESTIGATION ONGOING, BORREGO STILL SOUGHT

One year later, Greenville Police Department (GPD) continues to investigate the violent death of Darrius Diondre Hubbard and is still searching for murder suspect, Heriberto Borrego.

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Posted on: July 28, 2015

MORE MOSQUITOS TEST POSITIVE FOR WEST NILE

City to Begin Spraying Wednesday Night- Municipal Mosquito, the company contracted by the City of Greenville to trap and test mosquitos throughout Greenville, has informed City officials mosquitos trapped this week in the areas of the Ridgecrest ditch,

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Posted on: July 28, 2015

MAYOR, NEW COUNCILMEN TAKE A BREAK FOR TRAINING

Mayor Dreiling and Councilmembers Dean and Money were in San Antonio, Friday and Saturday, July 24 and 25, 2015, attending the Newly Elected City Officials’ Orientation, sponsored by the Texas Municipal League and the Association of Mayors, Councilmembers

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Posted on: July 24, 2015

CHUNK YOUR JUNK THIS WEEKEND

Does your temper flare like the summer heat when you see that clutter hidden away in the garage or closet? The City of Greenville is here to help.
Each

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Posted on: July 23, 2015

GREENVILLE POLICE EXPLORERS REAP REWARDS OF HARD WORK

The Greenville Police Explorers spent last weekend competing in the 2015 Rosenberg Competitions, bringing home five trophies for their efforts.

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Posted on: July 21, 2015

RESERVOIR VICTIM IDENTIFIED

Greenville Police Department has identified the victim found yesterday in Reservoir #4 as Larce Drewery Jones.

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Posted on: July 21, 2015

CITY TO SPRAY FOR MOSQUITOS

Mosquitos Positive for West Nile Virus Found in Three Locations. Municipal Mosquito, the company contracted by the City of Greenville to trap and test mosquitos throughout Greenville, has informed City officials mosquitos trapped this week in the areas

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Posted on: July 20, 2015

ELDERLY MAN FOUND IN RESERVOIR #4

Greenville Police responded to Reservoir #4 at approximately 5:30 p.m., Monday, July 20, 2015, after a family reported concerns for the welfare of n elderly male family member.

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Posted on: July 11, 2015

GPD SEARCHING FOR MISSING GREENVILLE MAN

Greenville Police spent the majority of Saturday, July 11, 2015, searching for John Watters, a local resident who was reported as missing.

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Posted on: June 30, 2015

CITY TO SPRAY FOR MOSQUITOS TONIGHT, TOMORROW NIGHT

Positive West Nile Virus Testing Spurs Spraying - Municipal Mosquito, the company contracted by the City of Greenville to trap and test mosquitos throughout Greenville, has informed City officials mosquitos trapped this week in the Warren Park and Ridgecr

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Posted on: June 25, 2015

SPLASH PAD CLOSED

Graham Park Attraction Requires Repair Before Being Re-Opened
The Greenville Parks and Recreation Department has temporarily shuttered the Splash Pad at Graham Park due to mechanical problems.

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Posted on: June 24, 2015

CITY OF GREENVILLE AND EDWARD JONES INVESTMENTS TO HOST JULY 4TH

The City of Greenville and Edward Jones Investments are hosting the 2009 Patriotic Picnic at the
Greenville SportsPark, 3601 Leo Hackney Blvd., on Saturday, July 4.

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Posted on: June 15, 2015

HEY GREENVILLE, IT’S TIME TO “FIGHT THE BITE”

Take Precautions to Reduce Mosquito Populations, West Nile Virus Infection
They swarm, they bite and they ruin evening barbecues, worse yet, mosquitoes can spread disease such as the potentially fatal West Nile Virus.

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Posted on: June 8, 2015

CALLING FOR A FLASH MOB

The City of Greenville will be issuing a proclamation, Tuesday, June 9, 2015, in honor of the Greenville High School Flaming Flashes during the next City Council meeting

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Posted on: June 3, 2015

ARE YOU MEANT FOR PUBLIC SERVICE?

Learn More About Local Boards and Commissions
The City of Greenville seeks volunteers to serve on a number of City Boards and Commissions. Members of Boards and Commissions provide the City Council and various departments with recommendations for city

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Posted on: June 1, 2015

GREENVILLE POLICE ARREST THREE IN MORNING SEARCH

Greenville Police Department Officers executed a Search and Arrest Warrant on a residence located at 1818 Langford Street at approximately 5 a.m., today, Monday, June 01, 2015.

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Posted on: May 19, 2015

CROCKETT ELEMENTARY EVACUATED DUE TO SMOKE - GFR Investigated Found Electrical Malfunction

Greenville Fire-Rescue responded to a call from Crockett Elementary School at approximately 10:06 a.m., today, Tuesday, May 19, 2015, when a Kindergarten teacher saw smoke in the school.

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Posted on: April 16, 2015

FREE DOCUMENT SHREDDING OFFERED FOR GREENVILLE RESIDENTS

The City of Greenville will host its annual document shredding event on Friday, April 24, 2015, at the W. Walworth Harrison Public Library, #1 Lou Finney Lane, from 8 a.m. to Noon, or until the shredding truck is full.

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Posted on: April 16, 2015

SEALING SCHEDULED AT AUNT CHAR’S KID ZONE

The City of Greenville Parks and Recreation Department plans to seal the playground structure at Aunt Char’s Kid Zone, Monday, April 20, 201. During this time, the playground will be closed to the public.

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Posted on: April 9, 2015

GPD OFFICERS ARREST FOUR DURING TRAFFIC STOP

At approximately 10:57 p.m., last night, Wednesday, April 8, 2015, a Greenville Police Officer observed a 2002 Nissan Xterra enter the Greenville city limits. This officer believed the vehicle to be one reported stolen out of Sulphur Springs.

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Posted on: April 9, 2015

WEEKEND STREET CLOSURES CHANGE PARKING OPTIONS

Downtown Greenville is certain to be a busy place this weekend with the annual Backstreet Bash and the second annual Blacklands Classic Bicycle Races happening. Due to the activity, attendees may find some difficulty in navigating their way into the

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Posted on: March 27, 2015

COLLIN RAYE, BEN KWELLER TO GIVE BENEFIT SHOW FOR GMA SEAT CAMPAIGN

An evening of music benefiting the GMA New Seat Campaign is scheduled for at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 16, 2015, at the Greenville Municipal Auditorium (2821 Washington Street). Join us as Greenville natives Collin Raye and Ben Kweller perform their

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Posted on: March 11, 2015

TOWN HALL MEETING SET TO ADDRESS BOWIE TRAFFIC CONCERNS

The City of Greenville and Greenville Independent School District (GISD) are hosting a Town Hall Meeting at the Fletcher Warren Civic Center (5501 S. Bus. Hwy. 69) from 6 – 7 p.m., Monday, March 23, 2015.

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Posted on: March 5, 2015

CITY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES DELAY OPENING

The City of Greenville Administrative Offices will not open until 10 a.m., today, Thursday, March 05, 2015, due to inclement weather conditions.

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Posted on: February 27, 2015

GREENVILLE POLICE IDENTIFY MAN FOUND IN LONGBRANCH CREEK

The Greenville Police Department responded to a call from a citizen at approximately 2:20 p.m., yesterday, February 26, 2015, and located the body of a deceased male.

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Posted on: February 25, 2015

UNITED WAY, GOLDEN KIWANIS POOL FUNDS FOR GREENVILLE FIRE DEPARTMENT

Greenville Fire-Rescue (GFR) recently received a double-dip of good fortune when the United Way and the Golden Kiwanis Club partnered on a project to benefit both area youth and the Fire Department. The donations will be put to use to purchase materials

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Posted on: February 23, 2015

CITY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES & LIBRARY DELAY OPENING

The City of Greenville Administrative Offices and the W. Walworth Harrison Public Library will not open until 10 a.m., today, Monday, February 23, 2015, due to inclement weather conditions.

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Posted on: February 12, 2015

SKELETAL REMAINS FOUND IN GREENVILLE FIELD

The Greenville Police Department responded to a call from a citizen at approximately 8:13 a.m., today, February 12, 2015, and located human skeletal remains in a field in the 1400 Block of E. Joe Ramsey Blvd

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Posted on: February 5, 2015

CITY OFFERS DISCOUNT PERIOD PRIOR TO WARRANT ROUND-UP

The 2015 Great Texas Warrant Round-Up, an annual statewide even, it is scheduled to begin, Saturday, March 7, 2015, to collect individuals with outstanding municipal court warrants.

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Posted on: February 3, 2015

GPD’S 2014 STATISTICS SHOW MARKED DECREASE IN CRIME

During 2014, GPD saw a significant drop in the crime rate in the majority of categories, though the categories of murder, arson and rape did not see a reduction in cases reported. In total, the City’s crime rate dropped by 11.2 percent.

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Posted on: February 2, 2015

GREENVILLE POLICE SEEK HELP LOCATING RUNAWAY

The Greenville Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a teenage runaway.

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Posted on: January 27, 2015

GREENVILLE POLICE SEEKS HELP LOCATING ALLEGED SEX OFFENDER

Avila-Castro Sought on Arrest Warrant for aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child - The Greenville Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in
locating an alleged Sex Offender.

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Posted on: January 26, 2015

GREENVILLE POLICE SEEK HELP LOCATING ALLEGED MURDERER

Borrego Sought on Arrest Warrant for August Double Murder - The Greenville Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating an alleged double murderer.
At approximately 3 a.m., Saturday, August 16, 2014, two men were murdered outside

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Posted on: January 22, 2015

CITY-WIDE CLEANUP BEING OFFERED FOR RESIDENTS

The City of Greenville and Progressive Waste Solutions (IESI) will conduct a city-wide cleanup event for residents from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, January 24, 2015, at the Progressive Waste Solutions facility located at 4618 Ed Rutherford Drive. Under

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Posted on: January 16, 2015

City Office Closed - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Schedule

City of Greenville offices and the W. Walworth Harrison Public Library will be closed, Monday, January 19, 2015, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

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Posted on: January 5, 2015

GREENVILLE POLICE RESPOND TO POTENTIAL HOSTAGE SITUATION

Greenville Police responded to a call shortly after 5 p.m., tonight, Monday, January 05, 2015, regarding a potentially suicidal individual with a gun.

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Posted on: December 31, 2014

MISSING WOMAN’S REMAINS IDENTIFIED

The Greenville Police Department was informed this afternoon that remains they discovered yesterday in Dallas are, indeed, those of Lisa Byrd-New Andrews.

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Posted on: December 30, 2014

NEW YEAR’S SCHEDULES

City of Greenville offices and the W. Walworth Harrison Public Library will be closed, Thursday, January 1, 2015, in observance of New Year’s Day.

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Posted on: December 29, 2014

INCIDENT ON L-3 PREMISES

The Greenville Police Department received a call from L-3 Communications Security requesting our response to criminal activity at approximately 2:12 p.m., December 29, 2014.

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Posted on: December 29, 2014

GREENVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT INVESTIGATES UNATTENDED DEATH

The Greenville Police Department received a call at approximately 10:43 a.m., December 29, 2014 reporting the finding of a dead body in the 3000 block of Spencer Street.

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Posted on: December 26, 2014

EARLY MORNING SHOOTING

The Greenville Police Department was dispatched to a shooting at approximately 2:00 a.m., December 26, 2014.

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Posted on: December 23, 2014

MISSING ELDERLY FEMALE SAFELY RETURNS

The mentally challenged elderly female that went missing Monday afternoon walked into the Greenville Emergency Room at approximately 05:05 a.m. this morning. Mary appeared physically fine, just lost and confused.

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Posted on: December 22, 2014

CHRISTMAS CLOSINGS AND CHANGES TO GARBAGE/RECYCLING COLLECTION SCHEDULE

City of Greenville Offices and the W. Walworth Harrison Public Library will be closed for the Christmas holiday, Wednesday and Thursday, December 24-25, 2014.

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Posted on: December 22, 2014

GREENVILLE POLICE ARE IN SEARCH OF A MISSING ELDERLY FEMALE

The Greenville Police Department and Greenville Fire & Rescue are searching for a missing special needs elderly female.

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Posted on: December 18, 2014

GREENVILLE POLICE LOOKING FOR MISSING WOMAN

The Greenville Police Department is investigation a report of a missing woman.
Lisa Byrd-New Andrews was reported missing, Thursday, December 11, 2014. She was last seen by family members in Greenville, Sunday, December 07, 2014.

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Posted on: December 10, 2014

BOWLERS DONATE TO LOCAL CHILDREN

Did you know elves wear bowling shoes? The Ladies of the Northeast Texas Traveling Classic Bowling Association (TCBA) have donated more than 100 toys to the Greenville Police Department to be distributed to needy children in the community.

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