Sunday at the Sandbox
I’ve decided that the best form of conflict resolution may take place in the sandbox. After a stress-filled week, I considered taking a nap Sunday...

As Time Goes By
May 18, 1917 Flag Raising Was To Be May 27 Sunday Week Has Been Chosen For The Ceremonies A BIG program has been prepared. There will be drills...

Editor's Musings:Sunday at the Sandbox
I’ve decided that the best form of conflict resolution may take place in the sandbox. After a stress-filled week, I considered taking a nap Sunday afternoon to get away...

Annual Fire Prevention Poster Contest Announces Winners
The 2017 Fire Prevention Poster contest, sponsored by the Paris Rural Fire Protection District, produced several winners from the Paris Elementary...

Paris Coyotes back on winning ways with 11-2 win over New Franklin
The Paris Coyotes used both hitting and strong pitching to defeat New Franklin 11-2, on the road, on Monday, April 24. The Coyotes struck for four...

Three personal records set by Madison Panthers at Glasgow Relays
The Madison Panther Track Teams recently participated in the Glasgow Relays The following individuals earned points (1-8 earn points & 1-4...

PARIS R-II SCHOOL DISTRICT OF MONROE COUNTY, MISSOURI APPROVES...
The Board of Education of the Paris R-II School District, Missouri at a regular meeting on April 18, 2017, approved a Bond Resolution that established a final terms...

My Turn: 100 Day Wish for Helpful Hints
With the passing of the first one hundred days of the Trump Presidency, we see both praise and criticism of the President’s performance. One hundred days seems entirely...

McCaskill Holds Town Hall in Hannibal
Senator Claire McCaskill of Missouri answered questions from her constituents for approximately an hour at the Hannibal Nutrition Center on...

Paris Graduates Thirty-Two on Mother’s Day
The Paris High School Class of 2017 received their diplomas on May 14 at 2 p.m. Aaron Vitt, Paris R-II Superintendent, welcomed those attending the commencement, and the...

Local Organizations Contribute to Paris Band
Three local organizations banded together to give $3,000 to the Paris R-II music department for instrument repair and replacement. The Paris Lions...

Madison High Graduates Receive Diplomas on Mother’s Day
The Madison C-3 graduation ceremony saw both 8th grade and high school seniors graduate. Lesa Rapert, District Superintendent, presented the senior class to the crowd ,...

Bob Riley Earns 50-Year Masonic Pin
Bob Riley is humble about being earning his Masonic 50-year pin Saturday, May 13, saying that paying his dues regularly was a big part of his tenure with the...

Historical Society to Present Black Jack Pershing Portrayal
The World War I Soldiers of Monroe County, Missouri, written and published by Monroe County Historical Society, will be available for purchase at...

Audrey Vitt: HIP Boutique is Just the Beginning
Audrey Louis Vitt is just twenty years old but she is already an entrepreneur as well as a student at the University of Missouri. Her life is also...

Jimmy Layton Tosses Six Solid Innings
The Madison Panthers traveled to Harrisburg on Monday, May 8 in a next to the last game before district play begins. The Panthers (8-4) fell to Harrisburg in a close...

Coyotes travel to Fayette for Conference Track
The Paris Track Teams, both boys and girls participated in the Lewis and Clark Conference Meet on Tuesday, May 2, at Fayette. Participating schools...

Tanner Anderson drives in two runs versus Canton
The Paris Coyotes (5-8) hosted Canton on Senior Night. The Coyotes took an early two run lead however, two big innings pushed Canton to a 17-2...