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DAR and American Legion hold annual Flag Day activity

DAR and American Legion hold annual Flag Day activity

The James Monroe Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, in conjunction with American Legion Post #221, hosted the 2015 Flag Day Ceremony on June 12.  The Courthouse Memorial…

Relay For Life Cancer Survivor Lunch hosts over 105 plus

Relay For Life Cancer Survivor Lunch hosts over 105 plus

The Survivors’ Luncheon, an American Cancer Society Relay For Life event, was held on Sunday, June 7, in the Roegge Room of the Paris Library. Monroe County Cancer Supporter Director…

Courtney Jones new Paris National Bank VP – Operations Officer

Courtney Jones new Paris National Bank VP – Operations Officer

Courtney Jones is the new Vice-President – Operations Officer at the Paris National Bank. The new vice-president comes from a farming family and grew up in Perry, attending Mark Twain…

The chiggers are coming, the chiggers are coming and how to survive them!

by Linda Geist, University of Missouri – Extension The second week of June is when chiggers begin digging into Missourians, says University of Missouri Extension entomologist Richard Houseman. Chiggers are…

Relay For Life of Monroe County features moving luminaria ceremony

The American Cancer Society signature Relay For Life is a life-changing event that gives everyone in communities across the globe a chance to celebrate the lives of people who have…

Paris R-II FBLA and FFA shines at State Conventions

Paris R-II FBLA and FFA shines at State Conventions

Members of the Paris High School Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Chapter recently attended the 2015 Missouri FBLA Leadership Conference held on April 12, 13, and 14 in Springfield.…