Donna Tavener, president of the Commerce Thalian Culture Club, previews the club's 50th annual auction at 6 p.m. Saturday (September 14) at Sand Hills Country Club. The auction will raise thousands of dollars for youth-oriented services organizations in Commerce. One of the many items being auctioned is a 36-inch Blackstone Griddle Station.
Derek Price, author of the nationally syndicated "Cargazing" column seen in the Herald-Banner and the Commerce Journal, reflects on the list of discontinued cars for 2019, including the iconic Volkswagen Beetle.
Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville says 1970s Greenville Lions football great Ricky Simmons will speak at 9 a.m. Thursday at Greenville Middle School on his triumph over drug addiction and imprisonment. Simmons played college football at the University of Nebraska and in the USFL. He will sell and sign copies of his book, "The Explosion of Redemption." Also, Pud discusses Food Truck Friday at the Greenville Sports Park at 6 p.m. Friday.
The executive director of the Northeast Texas Trail, Jack Neal, and trail supporter Hank Pickering of Wolfe City discuss the news that the NETT has earned more than $1.1 million in grants from Texas Parks and Wildlife for improvements to the trail. As part of that, Wolfe City received $200,000 for improvements to the 1.6 miles of the trail in its city limits.