– The 10th Annual Halloween on the Square is set for this weekend in Greenville. The streets bordering the courthouse will be closed Friday for candy hunters from 4 - 6 p.m. Bad Moon Rising will be providing the live musical entertainment.
In Commerce, trick-or-treating will take place between 5:30 and 7 p.m. Friday on the downtown square.
Hopkins County – A 40 year old man from Emory remains in the Hopkins County jail, charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
Bond has been set at $25,000 for Harold Lee Fatheree. He was allegedly involved in a domestic disturbance with a woman on FM 3236. Reports indicate the victim was found with severe lacerations to her head and neck.
Fatheree was found hiding in the loft of a nearby storage building.
Sulphur Springs – A local business owner is elected vice chairman to the Independent Bankers Association of Texas.
Tom Sellers of Alliance Bank in Sulphur Springs was chosen during the 35th annual convention in San Antonio.
The Independent Bankers Association of Texas is the nation's largest state community banking organization, representing more than 2,000 Texas-based community banks and branches in 700 communities across the state.