It’s been a couple of weeks since members of your Greenville Chamber and Hunt County returned from the Key West & Havana Cuba Cruise. All I can tell you is that Cuba was more beautiful & more eye opening than first anticipated. What a journey!

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A proposed effort to assist people who are struggling financially with their utility bills and the donation of labor to help build electrical infrastructure at the Navajo Nation Native American territory will be among the topics discussed at Thursday’s GEUS Board of Trustees meeting.

Discussions over the Greenville Independent School District’s proposed 2019-20 budget and about local property values will be among the items on the agenda for tonight’s meeting of the district’s board of trustees.

COMMERCE — More than a dozen headstones at the Rosemound Cemetery in Commerce were vandalized with paint and graffiti some time in the last two weeks, the Herald-Banner learned Friday – and some of the graffiti included references to a violent street gang. 

As the Greenville city manager and city staff develop a draft of the 2019-20 city budget, they plan to consider two requests in regard to local property taxes, both of which have been made in recent months by multiple city council members and Greenville residents.

No one was hurt as a result of an emergency landing made by a light aircraft Wednesday afternoon, which Greenville city officials said was making training maneuvers earlier in the day at Majors Field, the City of Greenville Municipal Airport.

Please note that this story has been corrected since it originally ran in the Thursday, June 13 issue of the Herald-Banner. It has been clarified that the killing of vultures is always prohibited be federal law.

This Week's Circulars


Carroll H. Martin 78, of Quinlan, Tx passed away at home on Wednesday, June 12, 2019. He was born august 29, 1940 to Hubert and Lela Martin. Carroll was a 1958 graduate of Fairview High School in Camden, Arkansas. He was married to Mary Catherine Stovall for 33 years, also from Camden. He is…

Bobby Ray Sparks, 64, formerly of Caddo Mills, passed away May 29, 2019 in Monterey, California. He was a proud U.S. Army Veteran. The committal service is June 26, 1 p.m. at the Dallas/Fort Worth National Cemetery.