Thanks to a state law requiring taxing entities to raise no more than 3.5% more in revenue year over year from property taxes, property tax rates for nearly all Red River Valley taxing entities — schools, cities and counties — are falling. Despite the lower rates, property owners are paying …
The needs of Clarksville ISD should be classified as extreme and in need of immediate attention.
When Biden took office, he said “America is back.” A lot of us are wondering, back to what? I think we have a lot of allies wondering as well.
President Abraham Lincoln said, “The philosophy of the schoolroom in one generation will be the philosophy of government in the next.” I ask you, how would you say we are doing?
To commemorate this occasion, the Red River Valley Retired & Senior Volunteer Program is inviting you to join us in honoring the victims and heroes of that day through acts of service that will recapture the spirit of unity that swept the nation in the wake of tragedy.
King of Sports Wrestling has collaborated with North Lamar ISD to host a student fundraiser exhibition show at the high school.
Over the weekend, the community has seen an ongoing rise in Covid-19 cases and hospitalizations that follows the trend we are seeing in low-Covid vaccinated areas nationally.
The Local Journalism Sustainability Act (LJSA) was recently introduced in the House and has now been introduced in the Senate — and will benefit every member of this community! Unlike many issues in Washington, this legislation has bipartisan support and is focused on delivering benefits to …
Come out and celebrate the return of Paris Community Theatre with Shakespeare in the Park this weekend.
Do we really want the federal government to set election standards for our state? If Democrats pass House Resolution 1, Texans will have no say in how elections are held in our state.
Our Declaration of Independence says: “That whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends (the 27 reasons for this declaration) it is the right of the people to alter or to abolish it and to institute new government.”
Being a pretty experienced insomniac, I sometimes am online following news or interesting stories at all hours. The other night I ran across one that really got me thinking.
Having grown up in Central Texas, I never gave much thought to the ocean. So I was surprised to learn that valuable ores can be mined from the seabeds of the world. The International Seabed Authority is headquartered in Kingston, Jamaica, in a building that looks like a cross between a priso…
Viewers who seek truth instead of escape will enjoy watching this film. It’s not an easy watch, but like with most things not easy, in the end you feel better for it.
Gathering community feedback and hosting several intense meetings has led to a plan I feel will serve Clarksville ISD students and staff well.
Every American who loves this nation ought to demand a bipartisan, independent investigation that sheds light and seeks truth.
Republicans won. I scratch my head. What are they afraid of?
I am starting a project to address cyberbullying on social media. There are plenty of programs about cyberbullying, but unfortunately not a universal plan to eliminate this problem plaguing society.
There’s this fascinating little story tucked away in the Gospel of John about some accusers who brought a woman to Jesus; a woman “caught in the very act of committing adultery,” they claimed.
I was appalled upon learning of Gary O’Connor’s recent racial slur towards Sen. Tim Scott.
My history writing buddy, Marvin Gorley, has never understood my dislike of this county being named for Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar.