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Brock Miller brings down a runner. Monroe City derails perfect season for Paris Junior High
The scrappy Paris Junior High School football team lost a nail-biter to Monroe City last night, 24-20, to dash the Coyotes hope of a perfect...

Paris Junior High cheerleaders: Front: Emma Morgan; middle, from left: Makayla Hayes, Morghan Crain, Kaylee Mitchell, Bryanna Conboy; back, from left: Jasmine Locke, Jasmine Rucker, Carlee Long, Charlie Vitt, Sydney Price Paris Junior High plays final game of season
The Paris Junior High School Coyotes take a 5-0 record to Monroe City this evening for their final game of the season. Game time is 6 p.m.

Paris Junior High squares off with Salisbury. Thanks to Suzy Forrest for the photo. Paris Junior High beats Salisbury
The Paris Junior High football team ran its record to 5-0 with an away game victory over Salisbury, 52-6. Look for the full story in next week's...

Turner named to Paris Board of Aldermen
Retired city of Paris employee Robbie Turner was approved by the Paris Board of Aldermen last night to fill the unexpired term of Ward II Alderman...

USDA crop update
Here is a link to the USDA weekly crop update for...
Fans gather on the Courthouse lawn for Friday's Homecoming pep rally. Paris High School 2016 homecoming
This week's Monroe County Appeal will have complete coverage of the 60th annual homecoming celebration at Paris High School.

Michael Redpath, arrested on charges of failure to register as a sex offender. Illinois ex-convict arrested in Monroe City for failing to register...
A man who plead guilty to sexual assault that resulted in a three-year prison sentence was arrested by Monroe City Police on Thursday, charged with...

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Paris Homecoming Royalty Court
The Paris High School 2016 Homecoming Royalty court: Front, from left: Katie Pugh, Danielle Anderson, Riley Barton, Payton Ness, Britany Williams,...

The Paris High School Marching Band leads the Fall-in to Paris parade.

Dylan Painter goes high for a Brett Miller pass against Fayette

Madison men arrested for burglary, stolen property charges
Two Madison men were arrested this afternoon, charged with receiving stolen property and burglary, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office said late today. The arrest could...
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...
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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...

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