The first sign for the Heroes Work Here campaign was planted at Paris Regional Medical Center on Friday.
The administration is offering Economic Injury Disaster Loans for small businesses and nonprofits.
If you’re an investor or a business owner, you just got some help from Washington — and it could make a big difference, at least in the short term, for your financial future.
“We went out there, and they said they were under the impression that they were an essential business,” Paris Police Chief Bob Hundley said. “It’s a moot point now though, because they’ve apologized and closed.”
“I think everyone has to have their guard up more so during a disaster,” Paris Police Chief Bob Hundley said. “There are crooks who will take advantage of misinformation and or conflicting information. At this point, there are no travel restrictions for our city.”
“The value of the Mega Millions jackpot is based on projected sales, and typical sales patterns have been altered because the current health crisis has required people to stay home,” Gordon Medenica said.
Taking long, deep breaths actually stimulates the parasympathetic nervous system, the flight or fight response, said Jamey Raper, who teaches a class sometimes at Paris Yoga Project.
In an effort to slow the spread of Covid-19, Walmart has announced it will on Saturday begin limiting the number of customers who can be in the store at once to no more than five for each 1,000 square feet.
Not only do organizers of events lose out on the money they would have raised, but local companies lose out on potential sales. That hits local government in the pocketbook as well because fewer sales means less in sales tax collections.
As tens of thousands of Texans try to file unemployment insurance claims, they're finding the Texas Workforce Commission's phone lines jammed and website servers overloaded as the agency is swamped by the crush of sudden need.
Leaders with the Delta County Chamber of Commerce and Greenville Chamber of Commerce are joining other regional chambers in asking people to light up their front porch for a Unite With Light campaign.
“These changes are necessary to ensure that ticket sales can support the Powerball jackpot and other lower-tier cash prizes,” said Gregg Mineo, Powerball Product Group Chairman and Maine Lottery Director.
Beginning Friday, the HealthCARE Express clinic in Paris will join the ranks of the clinics HealthCARE Express has designated as Covid-19 testing centers in their communities.
Many area teachers and education staff have turned to teaching in non-traditional ways. And now that Gov. Greg Abbott has extended school closures through May 4, the alternative methods are becoming the norm for education.
Gov. Greg Abbott has signed an executive order closing Texas schools through May 4 and ordering non-essential businesses to close during the coronavirus pandemic.
In the midst of a diaper and toiletry shortage, fueled by panic buying as Covid-19 began its spread in the U.S., Kimberly-Clark in Paris donated several pallets of diapers to four Lamar County charities.
Liberty Tax is offering a unique secure platform to send tax documents to local offices, followed by an over-the-phone interview with a Liberty Tax professional.
Nothing Can Break Our Spirit Week is taking place inside local assisted living and rehabilitation centers.
Danielle Dollins, owner of Once Upon A Time, a party entertainment store in Paris, and Whitney Farmer, a dental hygienist, will place signs on businesses that are still operating that read, “Heroes Work Here.”
In order to help local businesses navigate these difficult economic times, the SBDC will hold a virtual meeting through Zoom videoconferencing from 2 to 3 p.m. Tuesday to answer questions.
Local grocery stores are improving operating procedures to deal with product shortages and employees’ welfare.