Marriage licenses issued by the office of the Lamar County Clerk for the week of Aug. 9, 2019, include:
‘The Kitchen” seems written, directed and edited by a small committee, not too much unlike its three leads. Melissa McCarthy, Elisabeth Moss and Tiffany Haddish play the trio of women who decide to take matters into their own hands when their small-time Irish mobster hubbies get sent up the …
Never bashful around celebrities, Paris native Ronnie Nutt followed Doug Kershaw around a Dallas golf course at a celebrity tournament until the Cajun fiddler agreed to come to Paris to host a similar tournament. That was in 1983.
A slower metabolic rate is the most likely reason seniors have a difficult time tolerating cooler temperatures — it simply takes too much energy to warm the body back up.
Science — the term comes from the Latin “Scientia,” and Merriam-Webster defines it as “knowledge based on demonstrable and reproducible data.” This is true, but science is more than that. It is a revolution, a way of thinking, and a process.
U.S. health officials are making a new attempt at adding graphic images to cigarette packets to discourage Americans from lighting up. If successful, it would be the first change to U.S. cigarette warnings in 35 years.
Company officials, offering the first glimpse of the facility Thursday, say the space is meant to create “an unparalleled experience” as customers prepare for what Virgin Galactic describes as the journey of a lifetime.
Don’t get caught with that old license.
Back in the early ’90s, I first began to learn how useful the internet could be when it came to planning my hunting and fishing trips.
Known for producing stars in the music and entertainment business, Paris can claim another top entertainer in the late Gary “B.B.” Coleman, who took his place among the best in jazz before his untimely death in 1994 at age 47.
The Hunting Club membership was gathered in the large round corner booth in Doreen’s 24 HR Eat Gas Now Café. We’d been driving the backroads, looking for likely places to hunt dove. By noon, it was so hot and humid you’d think you were in the Amazon. Not a breath of wind moved, and we finall…
The 21st West Lamar all-school reunion was held on the last Saturday of July.
The United Methodist Women of Calvary United Methodist Church held its general meeting Aug. 5 at the church.
‘Fast and Furious Presents: Hobbs and Shaw” — could a film title get any more pretentious? Vin Diesel, star and producer of the “Fast and Furious” franchise, announced in 2015 there could be spin-offs. Well, get ready.
Sunday, Aug. 11
If asked to name the most poisonous thing on Earth, few would have the tiny, rough-skinned newts (taricha granulosa) of Oregon on their list.
For couples who are seeking a reliable and a relatively simple procedure to secure long-term birth control, a vasectomy is an excellent option.
Water levels continue to drop and water temps continue to rise, but the good thing is that a lot of our area lakes are clearing up some.
I’ve done a bit of outdoor cooking recently and thought I’d share a couple of easy summer recipes you might wish to try. Since I use game meat in one of my recipes, this should fit nicely into the outdoors category.
These items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports.
Country music artist Neal McCoy returns for the third year in a row Oct. 5 for a concert benefiting the Red River Valley Veterans Memorial.
Everywhere she goes, Brenda Wells wears a beaded bracelet to remind her to keep a balance in life.
“Well, that explains the fish smell.”
“Once Upon A Time In Hollywood” isn’t exactly a celebration of the industry’s magic glow and creativity. It’s more a look at its underbelly.
I am a confused Baby Boomer who needs to make my Medicare decision in November 2019 when I turn 65. I do not know where to start or what to do?
Our Shumard red oak has a dark streak on its trunk. Everything is dry and it is not getting any larger. The tree appears healthy otherwise. Should I be concerned?
Sunday, Aug. 4
There is a change of locations for an afternoon of bingo Thursday by the City of Paris at a monthly social gathering. This event will be at Oak Park United Methodist Church gymnasium, 2515 Bonham St.
If you haven’t already jumped on the sparkling water bandwagon, feel free. For those of you who are already there, you can add no calories, no sugar and no guilt to the label of your next indulgence.
Sharks, snakes, lions and crocodiles are all popular topics on animal shows because their ability to kill draws us to them, as long as there is that safety net.
U.S. drug overdose deaths, which have been concentrated in Appalachia and other rural areas for more than a dozen years, are back to being most common in big cities again, according to a government report issued Friday.
In an effort to keep dirt and grass out of the tents, Samaritan’s Purse staff and volunteers have created a neat wooden sidewalk from the asphalted parking lot to the front doors of the tents.
Faith Tabernacle to honor pastor
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It will be interesting to see how the use of real-time live viewing of the water under a fishing boat catches on.
At Pat Mayse and our other area lakes, water temps are on the rise and water levels are dropping, and that brings changes in the locations of the fish. Right now and up until fall, you’ll find the fish will spend much of the time suspending up into the water column.
Not many people can turn an interest in writing into a profitable career, but in three short years, Erin Bedford has done just that.
Marriage licenses issued by the Lamar County Clerk's office for the week of July 16, 2019, include:
Q. Dear Neil: What can I use to control this weed? One lawn care company suggested a broadleafed weedkiller, but that only seemed to make it angry. It seems to prefer the shady areas.
Sunday, July 28
The Hunting Club membership was gathered in the large round corner booth in Doreen’s 24 HR Eat Gas Now Café. We were trying to schedule the first dove hunt of the season, and conflicts ran rampant.
Quentin Tarantino is almost a film category by himself. The popular movie-maker, whose summer release, “Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood,” opened here this weekend, is recognized for bridging the gap between “cinema” in the artistic sense and movies — by mining the two most important themes i…
Parasitic relationships can get very interesting and they can be incredibly complex. If you care to get lost in the world of parasitic relationships, I would suggest searching parasitic wasps first.
Millions of people who take aspirin to prevent a heart attack may need to rethink the pill-popping, Harvard researchers reported. A daily low-dose aspirin is recommended for people who have already had a heart attack or stroke and for those diagnosed with heart disease.
Birthday celebrations for a long-time Paris resident known for his loyalty to country and service to others began a week ago and culminate today with an afternoon reception at First United Methodist Church, 322 Lamar Ave.
From helping to maintain the dental health of children to contributing toward post secondary education financing, Paris United Rotary Club is a service club of older generations giving back to help younger generations.
The Old Fashioned Hymn Singers have been singing at nursing homes and assisted living facilities since Gloria Parker founded the choir in 2013.
Seth Walker knew as a child he wanted to be a nurse like his mom because when he was sick she always knew what to do.
Sunday, July 21