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Paris High School’s Class of 2019 is certainly a motivated bunch. Even outside of valedictorian speeches, they were quick to organize for pictures, or good-byes or any of the number of items their … more
Good ideas are hard to keep down, but they are sometimes stymied by a lack of funds. That was the situation facing Paris Fire Chief Brian Gates when it came to figuring out a way to develop the … more
Every Thursday afternoon a group of volunteers gathers at the Farm Bureau and packs bags of food. The goal is to make sure food insecure students attending schools in Paris 95 and Crestwood Unit 4 … more
The successful Edgar County Free Summer Meal program starts June 3 and continues through Aug. 2. Hannah Volkmann supervises and coordinates the local effort which is funded by an Illinois State … more
The Paris Center of Fine Arts (PCOFA) announced the 2019-2020 season and honored generous donors with a black-tie dinner party the evening of Saturday, May 18, at Step Station. Guests walked down … more
BROCTON – Residents of Brocton are working to get the community ready for the Spring Festival May 31, June 1 and June 2. The event features food, fun and music all weekend. Here is a list of … more
Paris Mayor Craig Smith and PEDCO president Bob Colvin are speaking out to the Illinois General Assembly about the continuing need for affordable housing not only in Paris but throughout downstate … more
Failing to comply with a probation sentence has earned Daniel B. Young a four-year stay in prison. Young, 33, Paris, appeared in custody for the May 6 criminal and traffic call in Edgar County … more
ROCKVILLE, Ind. – A couple of Paris men are facing felony burglary charges in Parke County, Ind. Joshua Lankster, 40, and Trevor Henke, 36, were arrested May 10 following a burglary … more
KANSAS - Twenty-one graduating seniors gathered in the Kansas gymnasium Friday May 17 to celebrate their high school commencement with family and close friends. In the opening remarks, graduating … more
Sasha Serkov is a Ukrainian exchange student, living in Paris and going to Paris High School, though he’s leaving soon. He’s been here since the beginning of the school year, and he’s been … more
Stone Soup Shakespeare returns to Twin Lakes Park with a free performance of Shakespeare's “Twelfth Night” 6 p.m. near the pavilion. A new feature this year is an afternoon children’s … more
It was out with the old and in with the new for the Paris city government this week as the term of one city council closed, and a new four-year council term began. One new feature was added as … more
All elementary and middle school students in Paris Union School District 95 can eat a free school breakfast and lunch next school year following action by the Paris 95 board of education Monday, May … more
KANSAS - The Kansas School Board had a short meeting Wednesday, May 15, to allow board members to attend the baccalaureate service for the graduating class of 2019. A couple of action items were … more
CHRISMAN – For the second consecutive month, representatives of Novel Energy Solutions attended the Chrisman Unit 6 school board meeting to discuss solar energy options. The April presentation … more
The first Saturday of every month, for the past eight years, Joy Turner has led nature walks through Blackhawk Park. Though some might think these walks through the same trails would grow stale, to … more
Ciera N. Prouse’s inability to comply with probation has resulted in the court taking the next step and sending her to prison for 18 months. Prouse, 27, Paris, appeared in custody for the April … more
A 19-year veteran of the Paris Police Department is the new chief. Eric Brown moved into the position May 4 following former Chief Mike Henness’ May 3 retirement. The official swearing in … more
Emergency responders must be prepared for anything that might happen and one of the best ways to do that is by practicing different scenarios. Every year the Edgar County Emergency Services and … more
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