The Paris High School Band program continued its successful competitive season Friday at the TMEA All-Region Tryout, as 10 Paris High students were placed in the All-Region Band, competing against students from all over Northeast Texas.

The Credit Union of Texas approached Paris ISD Administrators wanting to honor an educator or first responder who has gone above and beyond in their position to better someone else or the community. Paris ISD chose to nominate Paris Junior High School teacher Eva Dickey.

The Clarksville High School marching band left the UIL 2022 State Marching Band Championships at the Alamodome in San Antonio well decorated after placing third overall among the 18 class 2-A bands that advanced to the Tuesday state competition this year.

Paris High School seniors voted for the first time last week at the Lamar County Services Building.They participated in early voting before today’s election. Pictured left to right, front row: Shariauna King. Second row: Jade McKitrick, Alyssa Murray and Juanita Dominguez. Third row: Alyssa …

These are the four candidates for the Paris Regional Medical Center Red River Valley Athlete of the Week award, which is based on performance from the past week. Voting is open on theparisnews.com and will remain open until 5 p.m. on Wednesday. The winner will be announced on Thursday.

Paris ISD fourth grade students recently participated in this year’s fire prevention poster contest. The contest is part of Fire Prevention Week, promoted through the Paris Fire Department. TOP RIGHT: Aikin Elementary’s top three winners are Brantley Collier, Anniston Bray and Aubrie Gunder.…

Paris ISD received a clean outside audit report along with a lesson in federal auditing requirements at a Monday night meeting when auditor Johnna McNeal presented a look at the district’s financials.

Paris High School recently received a $1,000 donation from Carter BloodCare through the Great Grants program. This program rewards schools that participate in supporting our community blood supply by hosting blood drives with Carter BloodCare.