At&T is currently experiencing a power outage in the Paris area. This has caused many phone lines to stop working.
Friends and family members of North Lamar High School’s Class of 2020 lined Panther Drive on Thursday to celebrate the graduating seniors with a parade.
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On Wednesday night, Paris residents gathered peacefully in the downtown plaza to protest the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man whose killing at the hands of a Minneapolis police officer sparked nationwide outrage.
A Paris attorney is suing Warner Bros. Entertainment and screenwriter Bill Dubuque for $250,000.
UPDATE: The Paris JCPenney is on the list of 154 stores the retailer plans to close since filing for bankruptcy.
Paris High School Principals thanked their staff for their continued dedication to the students this past year. Each staff member came to the school on Wednesday to pick their gift up in a drive-thru. They were given a “#quaranTEAM” T-shirt and a packet of Extra gum for being extraordinary.
On Wednesday, Paris High School held a graduation ceremony for students who will not be able to attend the June 12 ceremony. Each graduate was able to bring 5 family members and were given a time for their individual ceremony. One of the seniors that will not be present for the ceremony is C…
Directors are to interview seven finalists beginning at 4 p.m. today in closed door meetings in Paris City Council Chambers, 107 E. Kaufman St.
The incentive, to be paid in a $200,000 installment now and $200,000 at the end of the year, comes just days before the plant lays off roughly 500 employees Friday.
A 30-year-old male becomes Covid-19 case number 152 for Lamar County, according to Paris/Lamar County Health District.
Paris police have charged Roy Dennis Lee, 29, of Paris, with continuous violence against the family along with fleeing from a police officer and failure to identify by giving a false name.
Another protest is planned for 6 p.m. Wednesday night at the Paris square.
Benny Plata tendered his resignation today during a noon video conference meeting of Paris City Council. “I really care about the city I serve, and I was responding to one person berating America,” Plata said.
For more than a decade, the Paris downtown square would once a month fill with antique cars for a night of fellowship. Now, due to recent changes to the downtown roadways, the tradition is coming to an end.
B.A. Sessums is ready to get the ball rolling again. After being closed for 62 days, his bar in downtown Paris, Time Flies, has only been allowed to serve customers at 25% capacity for the past week. On Wednesday, they’ll be able to double that to 50%.
Paris-Lamar County Health District today is reporting a 75-year-old female with Covid-19.
UPDATE: Paris councilman Benny Plata agrees to resign amid social media post controversy. Plata made a comment on a post stating "Why don't you leave America if it's so bad," according to Mayor Steve Clifford.
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The Paris-Lamar County Health District is reporting an additional five Covid-19 cases today, bringing the total count to 150 cases since the first reported case in March.
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