Fifty-two students from Lamar, Fannin and Delta counties were awarded $410,000 in college from the Dr. Joanne Olivard Foundation earlier this month, according to executive director Phyllis Brumley. Now in its ninth year, the foundation has awarded a total $3,662,000, not including awards giv…
On May 27, 1983, Kimberly-Clark started production at the Paris plant to support infant care for the North America consumer business
County Commissioners begin budget hearings
A family-friendly evening is set for The Range at the Ridge at Pine Ridge Golf Course, Saturday to benefit CitySquare Paris. The evening will feature Burgerland burgers and fries and snow cones from Tropical Sno. The fun kicks off at 6 p.m.
Success Center for Learning has named Ella Ryan Harper as the recipient of the annual Scholarship for Success. For the 24th year, Success Center has offered a scholarship to a graduating high school senior who has attended Success Center. A committee reviewed all applications to select the recipient of this year’s $500 scholarship.
Paris Emergency Medical Services Assistant Chief Jason Dyess, left, presents Powderly Volunteer Fire Department emergency medical technician Trace Bussell with the 2023 Lamar County First Responder of the Year award at a First Responder Appreciation Dinner on Thursday at the Lamar County Fai…
Police briefs are compiled from local law enforcement press releases. All suspects listed are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
The Texas Department of Public Safety is holding a dedication ceremony to name a tactical marine vessel in honor of fallen Trooper Jeffrey Don Nichols at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Cooper Lake State Park’s Tira Boat Ramp, Farm Road 1529 South in Cooper.
Twenty-three of Lora Broadus’ graphic design and advanced graphic design students passed their certification test to be recognized as an Adobe Certified Professional in Visual Design using Adobe Photoshop. Certificate recipients include Julian Mora Enriquez, Kendal Kennedy, Cooper Moore, Cal…
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City of Paris announces holiday trash schedule
Each valedictorian and salutatorian of Chisum Independent School District’s middle and high school classes were honored Monday during the district’s regular school board meeting.
Graduating high school seniors in the Paris Junior College service area may take a free Summer I or II class, starting June 5 or July 12.
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Quick-service Tex-Mex restaurant Taco Bueno nears its completion at the franchise’s location at 2230 N. Main St. An opening date has not been announced.
Police briefs are compiled from local law enforcement news releases. All suspects listed are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law
Members of The Newcomers Club of Paris modeled vacation/cruise wear during a recent Tea Room-style fashion show, ‘Preparing Your Getaway,’ at Celebrate It, 4195 Pine Mill Road. Back on the Rack, a Paris consignment store, provided the clothing to six volunteers, who modeled for a group of ab…
Liberty National Bank has announced that Dillon Cecil has joined the bank as an executive vice president and a newly appointed bank board member.
Paris, Texas, comedian Daryl Felsberg has announced the release of a new special, “Won’t Stand For This,” on a new comedy platform, the Open Bar Comedy Network.
A paradise for garage sale enthusiasts, the Highway 82/287 yard sale makes a two-day run June 2-3 through roughly 15 towns and across more than 400 miles of highway from New Boston to the east to Quanah and Vernon and Seymour to the west.
Speakers at Friday morning’s grand opening of a second Farmers Bank & Trust branch in Paris were beaming almost as brightly as the sun beating down on guests during the ceremony at the new, over 9,000 square-foot facility in the 3000 block of Lamar Avenue.