Census estimates for Paris in 2018 show the city is losing residents this decade. Lamar County’s second largest city, Reno, on the other hand, experienced modest population growth.
Perseverance was key, Red River County Judge L.D. Williamson said, with the project suffering years of delay as investors cleared one hurdle after another.
In order for the Lamar County Appraisal District to purchase space its chief appraiser said it needs to do its work, it must ask its 11 taxing entities for the funds. How much would each pay, if a three-fourths majority of them approve, varies based on the size of the community?
Steve Wilson, known throughout the community for his work with Dylan’s Drivers, has for decades been a fixture at Peoples Bank. But, on Wednesday, he stepped away from that career to invest more time into his community work.
Reno residents will now have a course of action to take if someone prevents them from receiving their mail by parking in front of their mailbox.
It’s official — construction on a new Clarksville hospital should begin in four to six weeks after closing documents were signed Tuesday night, Red River County officials said this morning.
The effects of homelessness on school children will be a point of discussion at the quarterly meeting of the Lamar County Homelessness Coalition, scheduled for Thursday at noon.
The Lamar County community rallied behind two of its own this weekend, as separate fundraisers to support a pair of local men battling serious medical afflictions both exceeded the expectations of event organizers Sunday.