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Paris Police Report For Tuesday (Nov 20)

Douglas Cruise Douglas Cruise 36, of Paris, was arrested on a warrant charging animal cruelty. The order was the result of an investigation regarding a deceased dog found on July 5 at a residence in the 1800-block of E. Cherry Street. The dog was found still chained, and examination revealed ...

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Gas Prices Dropping Ahead Of Thanksgiving

Good news for those who plan traveling for Thanksgiving. Gasoline prices are down another seven cents a gallon over the past week. According to GasBuddy.com, local prices are averaging about 10 cents a gallon higher than last year, but it is lower than a few weeks ago.

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Mt Pleasant Police Remind You To Lock Car

Mt Pleasant Police is warning residents to make sure your vehicles are locked when unattended. They have a video of a man checking for unlocked cars in a property owner’s garage caught on video. Paris has had a rash of car burglaries the past few weeks. All who lost items ...

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Mt. Pleasant FD Works Fire

Last Friday, Mt Pleasant Fire Department worked a structure fire of a trailer home at 714 CR 3010.  The call came in just after 9:00 am. First Responders were called to Bill Ratliff By-Pass to work a motorcycle vs. vehicle accident. That was Friday after 5:00 pm. Monday around noon ...

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TxDMV Holiday Hours – Thanksgiving

In observance of Thanksgiving, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will be closed on Thursday, November 22, and Friday, November 23. Additionally, the Oversize/Overweight Permits Office will be closed on Saturday, November 24. Vehicle title and registration services: Most vehicle title and registration services are provided by your county ...

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DPS Graduates Five New Canine Teams

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today graduated five Troopers and five canines from an eight-week training program. These canine teams will join 42 other DPS teams stationed throughout Texas, including seven explosive-detection teams stationed in Austin. “The department’s expertly-trained canine teams play an essential role in detecting and ...

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Text 9-1-1 Is Now Available

  Texarkana, TX, November 15, 2018– Ark-Tex Council of Governments (ATCOG) Regional 9-1-1 The program is pleased to announce the availability of Text-to-9-1-1 service in Bowie, Cass, Delta, Franklin, Hopkins, Lamar, Morris, Red River, and Titus counties. Text to 9-1-1 is a service that allows citizens to send a text ...

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DPS Tips For A Safe Holiday

  DPS: Take an Extra Helping of Safety This Thanksgiving AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding motorists to make safety an integral part of their Thanksgiving travel plans and to celebrate the holiday responsibly. “As Texans are traveling to celebrate Thanksgiving with family and friends, ...

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Paris Police Report For Monday (Nov 19)

Paris Officers responded to an assist EMS call at a residence in the 400-block of Graham Sunday morning around 11:00. Jason Ellis, 29, of Paris, was arrested after assaulting a relative during an argument. The disagreement was over who was going to add a log to the fireplace. After arrival ...

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Oxford Dictionary’s Word Of The Year For 2018 Is ‘Toxic’

Oxford Dictionary has selected “toxic” as its Word of the Year for 2018. Every year, the Oxford Dictionary chooses one word that “is judged to reflect the ethos, mood, or preoccupations of the passing year, and have lasting potential as a term of cultural significance.” Based on their research, in ...

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TxDOT Warns Texans About Traffic Delays

It is only one lane east and west on Interstate 20 for a long-term construction project in Louisiana. It is near the Texas state line. They have closed the outside road in both directions for construction in Louisiana. This construction zone causes significant traffic delays for motorists in Texas. During ...

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Weekly Roadwork Report

TxDOT Paris District For Nov. 18-30, 2018 Paris — Here’s a look at work planned in Delta, Lamar and Red River Counties during the week of Nov. 19, 2018. These schedules are subject to change due to weather conditions, equipment failure or other unforeseen issues. Motorists are advised to remain ...

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Texas Unemployment Hits Low

Texas’ Unemployment Rate Hits Historic Low 3.7 Percent Texas’ seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 3.7 percent in October, down from 3.8 percent in September 2018, reaching its lowest level since the state unemployment data series began in January 1976. The Texas economy added 32,300 seasonally adjusted nonfarm jobs in ...

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NTCC – News

    NTCC men’s soccer ends national championship bid in overtime The Northeast Texas Community College Eagles men’s soccer team ended their season Wednesday in a sudden-death heartbreaker against top-ranked Pima College in the NJCAA Men’s Division I National Tournament in Daytona, Florida. The Eagles lost 3-2 on a golden ...

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Paris Police Report For Friday (Nov 16)

A call to a local retail store in the Paris Towne Center shopping center regarding a theft ended with an arrest for warrants and two felony charges. Loss prevention had detained an individual after seeing the person place items on his person and leaving the store.  When the officer arrived ...

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Multiple Vehicle Crash Claims East Texas Woman’s Life

An East Texas woman was killed in a three-vehicle crash in Marshall. Investigators say a passenger car rear-ended another and the second car was struck by a large truck. Reportedly, 44-year-old April Hayner, of Marshall, died from her injuries. There were several other injuries.

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Testimony Underway In NE Texas Capital Murder Trial

Testimony is underway in New Boston in the Capital Murder trial of a northeast Texas man accused in the fatal beating of his four-year-old son. Officials are accusing 25-year-old Benearl Jermane Lewis of causing the traumatic brain injuries that ended the life of D’Money Lewis. An autopsy showed the child had ...

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Wesley UMC-Sulphur Springs Hosting Fall Roundup

Wesley United Methodist Church in Sulphur Springs is hosting their 40th Annual Fall Round-Up tomorrow from 4:30 pm to 8:00 pm. There will be Hopkins County Stew, a silent auction, country store, and a live auction. Tickets are $6 for adults and $3 for children. Visit www.wesleysst.org/fallroundup for more information.

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