Author: eGreenvilleExtra

Bomb packages claim two lives in South Texas, large reward being offered

A combined total up to $115,000 has been offered for information leading to an arrest in connection with three bomb packages that have recently claimed lives in South Texas. The rewards are being offered by Austin Police Department, San Antonio FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (Houston Division) total $100,000. An additional $15,000 is being offered by Texas Crime Stoppers. The FBI has reported more than 500 law enforcement personnel are actively involved in the investigation. Homicide detectives, bomb technicians, forensic mappers, chemists, intelligence and forensic analysts, K9 explosive and accelerant detection teams, evidence recovery teams,...

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‘I Can Only Imagine’ || Movie review by Nick Murillo

After MercyMe’s eponymous hit single, I Can Only Imagine stars J. Michael Finley as Bart Millard, the lead singer of the contemporary Christian band founded in Greenville, Texas. The movie is currently scored 55% on Rotten Tomatoes’ tomatometer but remains at a 96% of audiences liking it. This disconnect is indicative of what this movie is able to accomplish with what it has. It’s not a great movie, but it isn’t bad either. It’s really easy to be a movie snob, in the same way someone can be a music snob; virtue-signaling how sophisticated one is by the types...

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Landscaping and new look underway for two local intersections

The Texas Department of Transportation has announced that two highway intersections in Northeast Texas may soon look a little different. Landscaping projects were set to begin March 16 at the intersection of State Highway 34 and State Highway 276 East in Quinlan, Texas, and at the intersection of FM 514 and US 69 in Point, Texas. Officials said Central North Construction was awarded the contract for both of these beautification projects valued at more than $61,000. The work should take about 60 days, weather permitting. The contractor will construct and prepare landscape beds, and install plants and an irrigation...

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