Two Chisum High School seniors recently performed in the Four States Bandmasters’ Association Honor Band. Jeffrey Hurst was the second chair trombone in the Symphonic Band conducted by W. Dale Warren from the University of Arkansas.  Ali Amacendi was 10th chair in the Concert Band conducted …

The Paris Junior College Board of Regents received and approved a clean audit report when it met Monday inside the Math and Science Building on the junior college campus.

By a 3-2 margin, Lamar County Commissioners Court voted to spend $4 million of the remaining $4.7 million in American Rescue Act funding for a training/office building and storage facilities to be built on newly acquired property on North Main Street.

The Red River Valley Down Syndrome Society surpassed an all-time fundraiser effort and raised in excess of $153,000 at this year’s Snowflakes & Diamonds gala at Love Civic Center. Final totals from the annual event are still being tallied.

A replica of Paris’ notorious Eiffel Tower with red cowboy hat is being planned for Cox Field, members of Paris City Council learned at a Monday night meeting from fellow member Clayton Pilgrim.

Red River County Commissioners, on the advice of Sheriff Jimmy Caldwell, voted to terminate the Sexual Assault Investigator’s Grant at the Monday meeting in the Red River County Courthouse Annex.

A Paris police officer is currently on administrative leave pending the outcome of a review regarding an encounter between the officer and a Lamar County resident, whose son was paralyzed in an officer-involved shooting in June of 2021.

Paris High School’s Luke De La Garza with first place wins in the 200-yard freestyle and 100-yard freestyle won big at the Region 2, District 7 swim meet Thursday in Frisco.

A crowd of about 200 people gathered in front of the local hospital on a cool and partly cloudy afternoon Wednesday to note the official changeover of Paris Regional Medical Center to Paris Regional Health.

CLARKSVILLE — Last year Mayor Ann Rushing applied to the Martha, David and Bagby Lennox Foundation for grants to help the city with various projects and purchases.

The Red River Valley Homeless Coalition will conduct a Point-In-Time homeless count in Lamar County on Jan. 27, according to coalition president Shelly Braziel.

On a sunny, but cold Saturday morning people gathered to honor a civil rights hero for all his good works in the name of freedom during his short life on Earth.