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  L to R Boys: James Hang, Ryan Sharp, Ty Hearron, Jacob Elliott, Israel Hernandez, Sam Brown, John Paul Avila, Sam Sloan / Girls: Joselynn Smith, Katherine Ochoa, Hannah Harvill, MaKayla Houchin MPHS Swimmers Compete in Lufkin The Mount Pleasant High School Swim Team opened its season on Saturday, October 13, in ...

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Texarkana USA Chamber – News

  Texarkana USA Chamber of Commerce Chamber of Commerce Week Texarkana, USA (October 15, 2018): The Texarkana USA Chamber of Commerce is celebrating Chamber of Commerce Week this week, October 15-19, 2018. We kicked off the celebration this past Friday, October 12, at our monthly B2B Breakfast at Silver Star ...

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Choctaw Nation – News

Choctaws Part of American Indian Chamber Growth Photos by Charles Clark / Choctaw Nation Annetta Abbott, executive director of the American Indian Chamber of Commerce of Oklahoma, oversees The Gathering at the Choctaw Casino & Resort in Durant. DURANT, Okla. –When The Gathering, the annual meeting of the American Indian ...

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Paris Police Report For Monday (Oct 15)

Matthew Shane Freelen Paris Police arrested Matthew Shane Freelen, 31, of Burleson, last Saturday morning and charged him with assault of a family member by impeding breathing. Reportedly, the attack occurred in a motel room in the 3700-block of NE Loop 286. Officers had been called to that same room ...

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One Dead, One Seriously Injured In Sulphur Springs Shooting

UPDATE – Sulphur Springs Police have identified 60-year-old Stephen Roy Wyatt of Sulphur Springs as the shooter who fatally shot his wife, Laura, and turned the gun on himself Sunday on Rockdale Road in Sulphur Springs. SSPD Chief Jay Sanders told us that at last report, Wyatt was still listed ...

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Hopkins County Bookings

Jamie May-Gail Dowell was arrested in Hopkins County on a TDCJ warrant for Violation of Parole. Bond was denied. Bond was set at $10,000 for a 54-year-old man arrested in Hopkins County on drug charges. Robert Royce Haga was charged with Possession of more than one but less than four ...

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Fifth Annual Mannequin Night This Saturday In Downtown Paris

The Fifth Annual Mannequin Night is this Saturday from 5:30 – 8:30 pm in downtown Paris. This annual event has mannequins in front of and inside windows of downtown businesses in costume for Halloween Town. There will also be plenty of food and music. If interested in volunteering to be ...

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Second Annual Trooper Jeffrey Don Nichols BBQ Cook-Off Saturday

The Second Annual Trooper Jeffrey Don Nichols BBQ Cook-Off is Saturday at the Love Civic Center Pavillion from 11:00 am until 1:00 pm. There are several categories including Brisket, Ribs and a dessert. Lunch will be served to the public from 11:00 am until 1:00 pm as well. Adults are ...

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Pauls Valley Regional Medical Center Closes Doors

A financially troubled community hospital in southern Oklahoma has closed its doors. Pauls Valley Regional Medical Centers had narrowly avoided closure last month when the hospital got enough funding to pay overdue health benefits and the salaries of 130 employees. The nearest hospitals to Pauls Valley are in Purcell and Arbuckle.

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Local Sports Headlines

ASC – Sports

  AMERICAN SOUTHWEST CONFERENCE MEN’S SOCCER PLAYERS OF THE WEEK Games: October 10-14, 2018 OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Noah Kubala, D, Sr., Ozarks UT Tyler freshman defender Noah Kubala (Flower Mound, Texas) recorded three assists in the No. 15 Patriots’ 6-0 victory over LeTourneau on the road. He ...

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Friday Night Scores Plus Cowboys Rip Jags In Today’s Sports

Photo by Tony Corso tonycorsoimages.com Under the Friday Night Lights, No. 9 Paris Wildcats ran all over No. 19 Celina by a 54–14 score. The Wildcats will play top-ranked Argyle this Friday night on the road. The North Lamar Panthers fell to Argyle 59–7. Chisum took care of Leonard 42–0. ...

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ASC – Sports

  AMERICAN SOUTHWEST CONFERENCE FOOTBALL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK Games: October 12-13, 2018 CO-OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Ty Hooper, QB, Sr., Hardin-Simmons Hardin-Simmons senior quarterback Ty Hooper (Pampa, Texas) threw for 254 yards and five touchdowns on 21-of-29 passing in the No. 9/11 Cowboys’ 48-27 win against Sul ...

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UIL Marching Contest

Due to the inclement weather, the Mt Pleasant Invitational Marching contest was canceled. If the executive secretary decides to reschedule the UIL marching contest, we will reschedule it for Saturday (Oct 20). I will keep you posted. Dr. Theodus Luckett III Director of Fine Arts

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TAMUC – Sports

  Lions in third after the first day at Midwestern State Invitational WICHITA FALLS – The Texas A&M University-Commerce men’s golf team is in third place after 36 holes at the chilly Midwestern State Invitational on Monday. The Lions shot 604 (305-299, +36) and are two strokes behind Arkansas-Fort Smith ...

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Community Calendar

Jun
27
Wed
Citizen Fun Event
Jun 27 @ 2:49 am – Oct 24 @ 3:49 am

City of Paris Senior Citizen Fun Event – Enjoy dominoes, checkers, cards, scrabble, cornhole, other games! Sew, knit or quilt. Time to fellowship with other seniors in the community. At the City of Paris Event Center 1875 Fitzhugh. March 21, April 4 & April 18, May 2 & 16, June 13 & 27 and July 18. Questions? Call Bridget at 903.784.9299.

Jul
18
Wed
Citizen Fun Event
Jul 18 @ 2:49 am – Nov 14 @ 2:49 am

City of Paris Senior Citizen Fun Event – Enjoy dominoes, checkers, cards, scrabble, cornhole, other games! Sew, knit or quilt. Time to fellowship with other seniors in the community. At the City of Paris Event Center 1875 Fitzhugh. March 21, April 4 & April 18, May 2 & 16, June 13 & 27 and July 18. Questions? Call Bridget at 903.784.9299.

Oct
16
Tue
MPISD
Oct 16 all-day

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
• CDC Safe Riders Car Seat program, 4:00 p.m.
• MPHS UIL Marching Contest, Sam Parker Field, Goin’ Gold Band performs at 5:00
• Volleyball
MPHS, 9th, JV, Varsity Lady Tigers vs. Texas High, 5:00 p.m.
• Football
MPJH 8th grade Gold & Black vs. Marshall, 5:30 p.m.

Oct
17
Wed
MPISD
Oct 17 all-day

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
• CDC Parenting classes, 8:00 a.m.
• CDC Policy Council, 12:00 p.m.
• CDC Sewing class, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
• Corprew Principal’s Pride Kinder & 1st grade @ 7:45 a.m.
• MPJH Picture Day

Diabetic Education
Oct 17 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

On Call Home Health offers free Diabetic Educational Management classes every Wednesday at 4:30 at 147 N. Collegiate. Call 903-784-6300 for more info.

Oct
18
Thu
MPISD
Oct 18 all-day

Thursday, October 18, 2018
• CDC Parenting Class @ MPHS, 11:45 a.m.
• Corprew Principal’s Pride 2nd & 3rd grade @ 7:45 a.m.
• MPJH StuCo meeting, MPJH library @ 7:30 a.m.
• MPHS 9th, 10th & 11th-grade pictures
• MPHS Junior Class Ring presentation, 9:00 a.m.
• MPHS Senior Cap & Gown presentation, 10:00 a.m.
• Wallace NEHS Induction ceremony, 6:00 p.m.
• Volleyball
MPJH, 7th A&B/8th A&B vs. Marshall, 4:30 p.m.
• Football
MPHS JV Tigers vs. Hallsville, 5:30 p.m.
MPHS 9th Tigers @ Hallsville, 5:30 p.m.

Historic Red River County Chamber ‘s Annual Banquet
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm

The Historic Red River County Chamber of Commerce’s 97th Annual Banquet with the installation of 2018-2019 Chamber Board of Directors and Officers will be held Thursday (Oct 18) at 6:30 pm in the Clarksville High School Cafetorium.

Civic Awards for The Ernest Witmer Citizen of the Year, George F. Sunkel, Pioneer, and Organization will be presented. The 2018/2019 School Ambassadors will be announced and the Chamber volunteers will be recognized.

The Chamber Banquet is not just for Chamber Members, it is also a chance for citizens of the community to meet their local business representatives and Chamber Board members. We will have a meet and greet with business booths of Chamber members from 5:45 – 6:30 pm before the banquet. Some of our businesses will be sponsoring giveaways as well. They may also find ways to get involved, join the Chamber, and support local business.

This year we will be holding a Silent Auction the night of the banquet with items donated from various local businesses.

Tickets for the banquet are $10 each and may be purchased from any Chamber Director, or at the Chamber Office, 101 N. Locust. Alternatively, you may call the Chamber at 903.427.2645, Monday, Wednesday, or Friday, 9:00 am until 4:00 pm to reserve your ticket.

Oct
19
Fri
MPISD
Oct 19 – Oct 20 all-day

Friday, October 19, 2018
• CDC Parenting classes, 8:00 a.m.
• Corprew Principal’s Pride 4th grade @ 7:45 a.m.
• Sims Awards Assemblies, during Specials
• Corprew Principal’s Pride Awards, during lunches
• Football
Varsity Tigers @ Hallsville, 7:30 p.m.
• Volleyball
MPHS, 9th, JV, Varsity Lady Tigers @ Sulphur Springs, 5:00 p.m.

Dracula
Oct 19 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

The Paris Community Theatre presents “Dracula” on Friday and Saturday (Oct 12-13, 19-20, and 26-27) at 7:30 pm and Sunday (Oct 21) at 2:30 pm. Based on the novel by Bram Stoker. More info and tickets at pctonstage.com.

Dracula
Oct 19 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Paris Community Theatre is presenting “Dracula” Friday and Saturdays (Oct 19-20, 26-27) at 7:30 pm and Sunday (Oct 21) at 2:30 pm. It is based on the novel by Bram Stoker. More info and tickets you can go to pctonstage.com.