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Dallas Homicide Suspect Found Dead In Greenville

The man found dead in Greenville has been identified as 24-year-old Rashad Kahlil Warren. Dallas Police say he was the suspect in the fatal shooting of his ex-girlfriend, whose body was found outside a North Dallas Walmart. She was identified as Emily Bingabing. Investigators say she appeared to leave the ...

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Paris Accident Kills One Person

Tuesday afternoon at 2:01, Paris Police Officers, along with Fire and EMS, responded to the 5700-block of Bonham Street (Highway 82) in regards to a motor vehicle accident. Officers found that a 2007 Chevrolet pickup was traveling westbound hydroplaned and collided with a 2012 Ford SUV traveling eastbound. The driver ...

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Fund Set Up For Motorcyclist Killed In Sulphur Springs Crash

Andrew Taylor Glass A Go-FundMe page has been set up for the Fannin County man killed in a motorcycle Sunday night in Sulphur Springs. All money raised will go to the family of 23-year-old Andrew Taylor Glass of Savoy, to help with funeral and memorial expenses. To view the GoFundMe, ...

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Lone Star Ag Credit Hires Industry Veteran As New CEO

FORT WORTH, Texas – Lone Star Ag Credit, ACA, of Fort Worth announced today that Joe Hayman, a 25-year veteran of Farm Credit, will take the helm of the $1.7 billion association as chief executive officer. Bill Melton, who has served as interim CEO for the past year, will return ...

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PJC Receives Clean Audit Report, Remains Competitive In Tuition

Paris Junior College has received another good audit report, the Board of Regents learned at the monthly meeting held on Monday, Jan. 28. “Our responsibility is to give our opinion on audited financial statements prepared by the management of Paris Junior College,” said Andy Reich with McClanahan Holmes, LLP, Certified ...

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Paris Police Report For Tuesday (Jan 28)

Adrianna Nicole Buckley Paris Police arrested Adrianna Nicole Buckley, 23, of Paris, at her residence in the 1900-block of E. Cherry Monday afternoon at 10:54. Officer discovered that Buckley had an outstanding felony U.S. Marshall warrant charging her with possession and distribution of methamphetamine. They later transferred Buckley to the ...

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Paris FD Battles House Fire

Paris Firefighters, EMS, and Police Officers responded to a residential fire last night in the 1300-block of Margaret Street. A woman living in the home made it to safety and no injuries were reported. The home reportedly had significant damage. The cause of the blaze is under investigation. The local ...

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Paris Farmers And Artisan Market Vendor Meeting Feb. 6

Paris Farmers and Artisan Market Vendor Meeting Thursday, February 6, 2020, 7:00 pm at City Council Chambers, 107 E. Kaufman, Paris The public is invited to an informational meeting of the Paris Farmers and Artisan Market. This meeting is current vendors and new vendors who have questions on how to ...

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Local Sports Headlines

TAMUC – Sports

Lions hold at No. 4 in WBCA poll, to face top 10 matchups on Thursday. COMMERCE – The Texas A&M University-Commerce women’s basketball team is the fourth-ranked team in the nation in this week’s Women’s Basketball Coaches Association poll, as announced Tuesday. The Lions have been nationally ranked 15 times in ...

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ASC – Sports

ETBU Sweeps First Tennis Players of the Week of the Season AMERICAN SOUTHWEST CONFERENCE TENNIS PLAYERS OF THE WEEK Matches: January 25, 2020   EAST DIVISION WOMEN’S PLAYER OF THE WEEK – Kelsey Roberts, Fr., East Texas Baptist East Texas Baptist freshman Kelsey Roberts (Mansfield, Texas) won both of her competitions in singles ...

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Paris Wildcat – Sports

Last weekend at the Rains Meet, Paris Wildcat girls placed 1st with 65 points, and our boys placed 5th with 19 points. Enchantra Roberson placed first with Best Overall Lifter in the Lightweight Division with 810 pounds. Thirteen schools were competing. Our athletes’ placings are listed below, each one in ...

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High School Hoops Plus Mavs And Stars Win

Tonight at North Lamar, the Pantherettes and Panthers will both host Pleasant Grove in district basketball. The Lady Hawks come in undefeated in the district while both the PG and North Lamar boys have one win each. In other area action, Prairiland hosts Winnsboro, Cooper is at Chisum, Rivercrest and ...

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Community Calendar

Jan
29
Wed
MPISD
Jan 29 all-day

 

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

  • CDC Conscious Discipline for CDC Parents, 8:00 a.m.
  • CDC Parent Involvement at Pilgrim’s, 2:30 p.m.

 

Jan
30
Thu
MPISD
Jan 30 all-day

Thursday, January 30, 2020

  • Basketball

MPJH Boys 7A, 7B, 8A, 8B vs. Hallsville (home), 5:00 p.m.

MPJH Girls 7A, 7B, 8A, 8B @ Hallsville (away), 4:30 p.m.

  • Tennis

MPHS Varsity @ John Tyler (away), 8:00 a.m.

Paris BINGO
Jan 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The City of Paris offers BINGO every Thursday from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm at Oak Park Gym. The address is 2515 Bonham.

Jan
31
Fri
MPISD
Jan 31 all-day

 

Friday, January 31, 2020

  • CDC Conscious Discipline for CDC Parents, 8:00 a.m.
  • Basketball

MPHS Boys 9th, JV & Varsity vs. Greenville (home), 5:00 p.m.

MPHS Girls JV & Varsity vs. Greenville (home), 5:00 p.m.

  • Soccer

MPHS Girls @ Pleasant Grove (away), 5:00 p.m.

MPHS Boys @ Palestine (away), 5:30 p.m.

  • Swim

MPHS @ Regional meet in Lewisville

Poverty Simulation
Jan 31 all-day

Friday (Jan 31), United Way of Lamar County and the Kiwanis Club present a Poverty Simulation event at the PJC Ballroom. It will allow you to experience what it is like to live in a typical low-income family trying to make ends meet from month to month. It helps develop a better understanding of the issues facing those living in poverty. RSVP to participate at jenny.wilson@lamarcountyuw.org. We provide breakfast.

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
Jan 31 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help for people who generally make $56,000 or less, persons with disabilities, and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their tax returns. IRS-certified volunteers provide free essential income tax return preparation with electronic filing to qualified individuals.

The VITA site, at 2340 Lamar Avenue, is open on Mondays and Fridays in February and March from 9:00 am until 2:00 pm, and on a limited number of Saturdays. Volunteers have flexible hours and may choose their own schedules on those days. For more information call 903-784-6642.

City Square – Paris
Jan 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Feb
1
Sat
Adopt A Pet
Feb 1 all-day

Adopt a pet today- give a dog or cat a forever home! Head over to the Paris Animal Shelter or look for the Lamar County Humane Association in front of Petco on Saturdays. And if you have a pet, have them spayed or neutered.

Dylan’s Drivers
Feb 1 all-day

Dylan’s Drivers provides a safe and reliable service within Lamar County, by providing free, non-judgemental, confidential rides to individuals who are rendered incapable of or lack access to safe transportation. Their hours of operation are Thursday be from 10:00 pm to 12:00 am, Friday and Saturday nights from 10:00 pm until 3:00 am. Call 903.905.4959

MPISD
Feb 1 all-day

Saturday, February 1, 2020

  • Wallace UIL @ Hallsville
  • MPHS Speech & Debate @ Van
  • MPHS UIL host Math & Science meet, MPHS campus, all-day
  • Softball

Scrimmage @ Whitehouse

  • Swim

MPHS @ Regional meet in Lewisville