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And the final snow count is… 11 inches!

And the final snow count is… 11 inches!

Well there was definitely more than the predicted 3-6 inches of snow for Paris and the surrounding communities on Thursday  Feb. 21. City and county road crews worked throughout the night to clear…

Snow storm sends most home early…

Snow storm sends most home early…

With the blowing and falling snow and with more forecasted  most non essential downtown businesses in Paris are closed – including the Courthouse, Monroe County Abstract,  and UMB Bank. With the schools…

Governor declares state of emergency in Missouri due to storm

Gov. Jay Nixon today declared a state of emergency in Missouri in response to severe winter weather that began early this morning, bringing hazardous travel and the possibility of power…

Paris FFA holds their annual community breakfast for FFA Week

Paris FFA holds their annual community breakfast for FFA Week

During their annual FFA Week, the Paris R-II FFA members prepare a community breakfast.…

Local resident wins car by doing the simple things – volunteering and participating

Local resident wins car by doing the simple things – volunteering and participating

Donna Turner, Paris, has a new car courtesy of the Ford Motor Company. Ford Warriors in Pink®, the Ford Motor Company program that raises awareness and funds in the fight…

Mo. Extension Banquet features 4-H presentations

Mo. Extension Banquet features 4-H presentations

The Monroe County Extension Council held their annual banquet on Thursday, Feb. 7, at the 15 Diner. The evening was sponsored by UMB Bank, Paris; Paris National Bank; and Alliant…

Bullying Seminars March 1

Due to the dedication and diligence of Monroe County Sheriff Department Deputy Sergeant Sue Walker to help stamp out bullying in Monroe County, Phil Chalmers, a leading national authority on…

Estate Planning Class offered Feb. 21

Estate planning is the process of anticipating and arranging for the disposal of an estate. Estate planning typically attempts to eliminate uncertainties over the administration of a probate and maximize…

My Turn ~ by former owner and Publisher Richard Fredrick

Giving Up The Power The resignation of Pope Benedict XVI has been met with surprise across the world. The Papacy was considered to be like the Eagles’ Hotel California. You…

Hickman announces sale of four stores ~ Paris, Perry stores not included in sale

Hickman announces sale of four stores ~ Paris, Perry stores not included in sale

Jim Hickman, President, Hickman’s IGA, and Rich Niernann Jr., President and CEO Niemann Foods Inc., an associate owned company, jointly announce the signing of a purchase agreement where NFI will…