From the Desk of
Brent Greer, Henry County Mayor
2015-2016 Henry County property tax notices have
been delivered to our taxpayers. The
period to pay those taxes without penalty are
from October 1st, 2015 until February
29th, 2016. Tax payments as
well as any arrangements regarding these taxes
may be made at the office of the Henry County
Trustee in the Courthouse Annex building at 213
W. Washington Street.
fall finally upon us, we can enjoy the pleasant
weather for the next two months. Football
season is in high gear for the Henry County
Patriots and the Inman Blue Devils. Both
squads are once again in the playoff hunt.
Henry County is very fortunate to be represented
by these groups of fine young athletes.
the economic development front, McCartney
Produce, LLC is progressing well in the
construction of their new facility in the Paris
Industrial Park on Highway 641 South. This
industrial expansion is a tremendous boost to
the economic viability of Henry County.
Retail sales in Henry County continue to
improve. The last quarter of retail sales
hit an all-time high for our county.
are very proud to announce that long time 3rd
District Commissioner, Paul Mathenia, has been
selected to represent the Tennessee County
Commissioners Association as their president in
fiscal year 2015-2016. Congratulations
Paul on this great honor.
congratulate Institutional Casework Incorporated
on the relocation of their New York operation to
Union City, Tennessee. This will provide
an excellent regional boost in Northwest
Tennessee. Also, we believe this will
allow the headquarter office and plant in Paris
to add some jobs in the near future. Any
new jobs in Northwest Tennessee creates an
economic boost for our entire region.
The Henry County Tourism
Authority is continually involved in promotion
of tourism events and are closing their most
successful year in tourism promoters.
are very fortunate to live in such a wonderful
community where the quality of life is second to
none. I welcome your thoughts and
suggestions on way to further improve in the
tremendous assets we already enjoy in our
community. As always, our most important
asset is our citizens.
As always, I welcome any comments or