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Paris Shooting Under Investigation

Paris, Tenn.–Paris Police are investigating a shooting Wednesday afternoon. Assistant Police Chief Ean Reed said a male was shot around 5 p.m. Wednesday at a home on Williams Street. The victim had non-life-threatening injuries and was treated and released at Henry County Medical Center. Reed said the incident is...
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Tennessee Motorcycles and Music Revival Holds Biggest Year Yet

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – They came in droves via sport bikes, cruisers, choppers and RVs for the fifth Tennessee Motorcycles and Music Revival (TMMR) at Loretta Lynn’s historic Ranch at Hurricane Mills, presented by Harley-Davidson®. Held annually on Lynn’s 3,500-acre compound an hour west of Nashville, TMMR, winner...

Eiffel Tower Park Pool, Splash Park Memorial Day Hours, Prices

Paris, Tenn.–Memorial Day Weekend hours & pricing for the Eiffel Tower Park pool and Splash Park in Paris:. Saturday, May 28: 10:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ($6.00 fee) Sunday, May 29: 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. ($6.00 fee) Monday, May 30: 10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. ($6.00...

Dickson County's library rose from ashes of the Great Depression

On Oct. 29, 1929, there was a panic on Wall Street in New York City. Stockbrokers were in a frenzy and had started selling off all their stock. The economy was tanking. In no time the stock market crashed. That day became known as Black Tuesday, and it was the start of the Great Depression.

Eight Scholars Awarded Paris Quota Scholarships

Paris, Tenn.–At a special presentation Wednesday, eight local scholars received scholarships from the Paris Quota Club. Four of the students were new recipients, while four were returning recipients of Quota Club scholarships. The event was held at The Lunchroom at the Paris Academy for the Arts and included a...

Wilson Central softball eliminates Stewarts Creek 3-1

Wilson Central's softball team got a key hit from Kristen Smith against Stewarts Creek's Grace Fijino on a rainy Thursday night that was key in a 3-1 win over the Red Hawks in the Class 4-A state tournament Thursday might. Smith hit the first pitch of the sixth inning she...

Tennis-Halep hopes to learn from on-court panic attack

PARIS (Reuters) – Simona Halep said she would have to learn to put less pressure on herself after suffering a panic attack during her second-round loss at the French Open on Thursday. The former world number one and 2018 French Open champion called for the doctor during the third...

Bobby Earl Graves

Bobby Earl Graves, 63, of Henry, Tennessee, died Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at Henry County Medical Center in Paris, Tennnessee. He retired after several years as a technician for Carter Sales & Service in Paris. He worked all the time, loved building things, and enjoyed woodworking. Bobby was born Sunday,...

Lloyd Allen, Sr.

Our beloved Daddy, Grandfather, and Great Grandfather, Lloyd Allen, Sr., went to be with the Lord Monday May 23, 2022. He is preceded in death by parents Henry and Polly Ann Allen and many brothers and sisters. He is also preceded in death by the love of his life, Robbie Ray McDaniel, and stepson Thomas McDaniel.

Perry County school leaders say door barricades can help save lives in classroom

PERRY COUNTY, Tenn. (WZTV) — With the mass shooting at a Texas elementary school on the minds of many, it’s once again, sparked a conversation about school safety measures. Perry County School District implemented door barricades about eight years ago after Sandy Hook. Door barricades prevent someone from...

Masking Now Optional at Henry County Medical Center and Medical Clinics

Paris, TN – After more than two years, staff, patients, and visitors at Henry County Medical Center and its Medical Clinics no longer have to wear masks. As of Wednesday, May 25, masking is now optional in these facilities. This new policy DOES NOT apply to Henry County Healthcare Center, which is bound by CMS regulatory guidelines related to masking and COVID-19. The masking optional policy is based on currently available information about COVID-19 and the current situation in the United States, which includes community transmission rate, infections identified in healthcare personnel (HCP) and volume of cases within the surrounding community.