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CitySquare Paris To Receive Major Grant From Texas Medical Foundation

During the spring grant cycle, TMF awarded $1,293,175 to 49 nonprofit organizations and churches serving in one of four areas of focus. These areas of focus were recently reassessed and redefined by the grants committee to include improving the condition of those living in poverty, faith-based outreach, community programs and services, and need-based scholarships.
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One dead, two injured in fatal McCurtain Co. crash

MCCURTAIN COUNTY, Okla. (KXII) -A man is dead after a fatal crash in McCurtain County. The crash happened around 8 p.m. Friday evening on State Highway 3 near Wright City. Troopers said 31-year-old Justin Williston of Idabel was driving eastbound on State Highway 3 when he crossed the center line and hit 2 vehicles.
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Carol Lynn Sessums || Obituary

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM Wednesday, July 6, 2022, in the chapel of Fry-Gibbs Funeral Home with Chip Horton officiating. Burial will follow in the Knights of Honor Cemetery in Blossom, Tx.

Paris police arrest report || July 1, 2022

The following individuals were arrested by the Paris Police Department. Osburn,Donald Louis – ASSAULT CAUSES BODILY INJURY FAMILY. Steele,Eric Donavan – Warrant /Agency Not In Lamar County. Strange,Marcus Demon – SEAT BELT/CHILD SAFETY SEAT; FAIL TO APPEAR Non Traffic. Wilson,Mariah Jaree – OPEN CONTAINER; POSSESSION OF DRUG...
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OHP: 1 Dead, 2 Injured In McCurtain County Crash

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol (OHP) said one man died and two others were hurt in a crash in McCurtain County. Troopers said at about 7:30 p.m. on Friday, they were called to a three-car crash on Highway 3 near Wright City. They said a truck was driving east when it...

Guilty Pleasures

I used to hear or read where a lot of people I know were off to some exotic island or Hawaii. In earlier times I lived overseas and enjoyed traveling. I’ve visited and lived among castles, Swiss chalets, pyramids, the Jordan River, French towers, and done the hula in Honolulu. Glad I got to do all that. I wonder what people are doing in these crazy pandemic and financial times to get in their travel fix and have something to share on social media.

Animal Protection League In Paris Friday 06.17.22

The Animal Protection League will be in Paris again Friday from 10:00 to 2:00 pm at the Atwood’s parking lot at 2445 N. Main St for low-cost pet vaccines and spay-neutering. Vaccinations are on a walk-in basis, and surgeries are by appointment only. To schedule a spay/neuter appointment, call 903-753-7387. Microchip implants are also available.

Johnny Stallings Memorial Great Paris Turtle Float in Paris

The Annual Johnny Stallings Memorial Great Paris Turtle Float is back and will be held Saturday at 10:00 am at Love Civic Center. Hundreds of adopted rubber turtles will race down the trench to benefit the Paris Boys and Girls Club. The cost to adopt a turtle is $10, but you can adopt a herd of 11 for $100. First place will win $3,000, second will win $2,000, and third will win $1,000.

Blaze destroys landmark restaurant in Detroit’s Midtown

DETROIT (AP) — Fire destroyed a landmark restaurant and brewpub Friday in Midtown Detroit, but spared the neighboring Third Man Records store owned by musician Jack White as well as Shinola’s flagship watch store. No one was inside Traffic Jam & Snug when the blaze happened, according to...