Monroe County Sheriff’s deputy, suspect wounded in Friday morning...
A man was shot in Paris during a confrontation with a Monroe County Sheriff’s deputy, who was injured, and a Monroe City policeman inside Hickman’s IGA in Paris early this...

American Pickers coming  in May American Pickers
AMERICAN PICKERS To Film In Missouri Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Missouri! They plan to film episodes of...

Author Sharon Krager was on hand at the Paris Library on Saturday, July 25 to sign her new and published books for local youth. Left to right, Max Billings, the books illustrator Paris High School junior Samantha Davis, Librarian Sue Mattingly, Author Sharon Krager and Lokahi Valentine. Local Author Sharon Krager visits Paris Library to sign new book
It was with a look of excitement and fulfillment that local author Sharon Krager sold her first couple books at her book signing on Saturday, July...

Robert (Gene) E. Peterson 1953-2016
Robert (Gene) E. Peterson, 63, of Jefferson City, passed away on Sunday, July 10. Mr. Peterson was born on April 22, 1953 in Moberly, the son of Robert (Bob) and Marie...

Nancy Irene Ferry 1944-2016
Memorial services for Nancy Irene Ferry, 72, of Center, were held at 6 p.m., Wednesday, July 13, at Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Center, with Pastor Kenny Schambers...

Esther Louise MacIntrye June 18, 2016
Esther Louise MacIntrye, 84, of Hermitage Tenn., passed away on Saturday, June 18, at Alive Hospice in Nashville, Tenn. after an extended illness. Born in rural Mexico,...

New Paris R-II Superintendent Aaron Vitt New superintendent Aaron Vitt takes charge of Paris R-II School...
by Denny Hollingsworth If you wanted to talk with Paris R-II School Districts new superintendent Aaron Vitt on his first day on the job July 1, all...

Paris FFA members attend Camp Rising Sun Paris R-II FFA attends Camp Rising Sun
by Marlena Long On June 1 though the 5th, the Paris FFA Chapter attended State FFA Camp, at Camp Rising Sun, Lake of the Ozarks. Members in...

Representing Madison Elementary and the PBS Team, in its fourth year of the process, were left to right, Susan Purdy, Lexa Brooks, Sara Dalbec, Holly Bennett, and Shane Stocks. Madison Elementary receives Positive Behavior Support Bronze...
Members of the Madison School Wide - Positive Behavior Support (SW-PBS) team attended the statewide Summer Institute at Tan Tara this month. During...