Missouri State Highway Patrol Seeks Trooper Applicants
The Missouri State Highway Patrol, a premiere law enforcement agency, is testing for new troopers. The Patrol is encouraging qualified individuals of all backgrounds to...

Local Attorney Appointed Associate Municipal Judge
Local attorney Talley Kendrick was appointed to serve a four-year term as Associate Municipal Judge for the City of Columbia, Missouri, at a City...

Monroe County elected officials who won their November General Election contests who were took the oath of office last week, from left: Eastern District Commission Mike Whelan, Sheriff David Hoffman, Western District Commission Ron Staggs, Public Administrator Marguerite Jones and Coroner James Reinhard. Officials Sworn In

Coyotes face Westran in first baseball game of the season
The Paris R-II Coyote pitching duo of Collin Crook and Ben Ebbesmeyer started the session versus Westran with a very masterful pitching...

Paris FFA/Rotary Presentations
Students from the Paris FFA made short presentations to the Paris Rotary Club on Thursday, March 16.  Pictured are:  Andrea Unterbrink, Grace Peak,...

Shakespeare Comes To Town
By: Junior, Allison Miller March 16, 2017, was a special day for the Paris students. After both freshmen and juniors completed their Shakespeare...

Driving to the Rescue: Local Farmers Contribute to Wildfire Relief
Matt Bross is headed west this week with a trailer load of hay and a determination to help victims of recent wildfires. His over 500 mile trip to...

Monroe County Historical Society WWI Celebration and Book Launch
The Monroe County Historical Society is excited to announce to the area a celebration of the over 600 soldiers from Monroe County who served during World War I for the...

Drive Your Tractor to Church
Sunday, March 19, was Drive Your Tractor to Church Day. Several local families participated and arrived for services in their tractors.