As of Monday evening’s unofficial results, Greenville High School’s Iron Lions solar car team is poised to make first place in one division and third or fourth in another at this week’s Solar Car Challenge at Texas Motor Speedway.

In addition to another review of its prospective 2019-20 budget, the Greenville Independent School District Board of Trustees also plans to consider actions at its meeting tonight that include:

Merchants and restaurants in Historic Downtown Greenville are staying open a little later for Third Thursday, while shoppers will get a chance to enjoy the sesquicentennial of the Herald-Banner and enjoy a new art display.

This Week's Circulars


Jack Leslie Paris, Jr. of Greenville, passed away July 16, 2019. A funeral mass is Friday, 10 a.m. at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home. A rosary will be Thursday, 6 p.m. at the funeral home with visitation after.

Eulalia Doris Torris, 90, of Greenville, passed away July 13, 2019 in Plano. Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, July 17 at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home Chapel. Burial is in Bethel Cemetery. Visitation will be 9-10 a.m.

Paul Thaxton of Royse City, Texas passed away July 12, 2019. Arrangements are currently pending with Lynch Funeral Home in Caddo Mills, Texas.

J. Frank Willingham, Jr. of Farmersville, Texas passed away on July 11, 2019. Arrangements are pending with Lynch Funeral Service in Greenville, Texas.