The Paris-Lamar County Health District will be conducting a free Covid-19 test site from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the Covid Center, 1128 Clarksville St. This is the second such clinic to help alleviate a backlog of sick people needing tests at local emergency rooms, health department officials s…

Paris ISD campuses will be closed Friday through Tuesday as staff and student absences continue to rise. The announcement came Thursday morning after the district’s Board of Trustees opted against action during a Wednesday night emergency called meeting.

Commissioners updated the county’s Covid-19 Response and Continuity of Operations Plan for Fannin County to align with the latest guidance on quarantine by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.