Paris, Tri-County volleyball teams are off to a fast start

The Paris Lady Tigers and the Tri-County Lady Titans are off to strong starts in the 2018 volleyball season and are headed for a showdown Tuesday at Shiloh High School. The Paris volleyball team …

Tigers fall to ALAH

ARTHUR — After defeating them in the Kansas Holiday Tournament, the Paris Tigers struggled to put away Arthur-Lovington/Atwood-Hammond in a non-conference game Monday, falling 61-54. The …

TCT girls pick up wins

HUME — The Tri-County girls basketball team used a strong week of play to secure two victories including  a 67-61 thriller over Villa Grove-Heritage at Shiloh High School Thursday. In …

Titan boys fall 64-47

HUME — The Tri-County boys’ basketball team fell behind early in its matchup with Villa Grove/Heritage, never managing to rally in a 64-47 loss. The Titans fell behind 20-6 after an …

Mayo boys beat Chrisman, 45-17

The Mayo boys basketball game Thursday, Jan. 9, against Chrisman was a one-sided shootout, with Mayo taking the victory at 45-17 Redbird players Ty King and Ethan Hess shared the honor for high …

Paris snatches nail-biting victory over Unity Rockets

The Paris boys looked to start off their 2020 year in top fashion and did so with a big comeback from behind fourth quarter victory over the visiting Tolono Unity Rockets Jan. 4, by the score of …

Paris falls to South Vermillion

The Paris Tigers had another chance to pull off a comeback from behind fourth quarter win, but fell just short to the visiting South Vermilion Wildcats 60-53 Tuesday, Jan. 7. Paris Head Coach …

City League returns to action

The second half of the Paris City Season has begun and spectators were treated to three barnburners in one afternoon.   Bears 42, Lions 9 In the first game of the afternoon the Bears …

Lady Tigers keep the wins rolling in

BRIDGEPORT — In their second-consecutive Little Illini Conference game featuring a varsity-only matchup, the Paris Lady Tigers traveled to Red Hill Thursday, Jan. 9, and took care of business …

Lady Titans corral Rams

OAKLAND – Tri-County girls hoops was back in action Monday, Jan. 6, with a home game against the Shelbyville Rams.      For the first 16 minutes, it looked like it was going …

Lady Tigers take tourney

CHARLESTON- For the first time since 2004, the Paris Lady Tigers captured the title in the Charleston Holiday Tournament on Monday afternoon. However, the road to get to the title game was anything …

Paris hands T-town second defeat in a week

The Paris Lady Tigers put class 2A on notice with the second victory in a week over second ranked in 2A Teutopolis Lady Wooden Shoes, 55-44 Thursday, Jan. 2, in Paris. The girls defeated T-town just …

Grit powers Titans in title contest

After starting their own holiday tournament with a win Dec. 27, the Tri-County Titans boys hoops team was back in Kansas Dec. 28 finishing off Pool A play looking to punch the ticket into the title …

Barry hits 1,000 points during tourney

The Tri-County Titans girls basketball team had mixed success at the recent Trojan Holiday Tournament.  TCT’s first game of the tournament was a rematch with the Paris Tigers in a …

Tigers narrowly beat Titans

KANSAS — The Tri County Titans were looking for redemption from their loss earlier in the year to the Paris Tigers — and took the title game down to the wire — before falling to the …

F-S teams set to play for titles at PHS

The Paris girls frosh-soph and boys frosh-soph teams will each play for the tourney titles in their own tournaments today at Paris High School. The Paris boys team is scheduled to play the winner …

Tuscola downs TCT 71-58

TUSCOLA — The Tri-County boys basketball team fell to a tough Tuscola squad 71-58 Satirday, Dec. 21, at Tuscola High School. After a grueling, tough loss to Salt Fork in Oakland Friday …

Tigers take tourney victory

KANSAS — The Paris Tiger boys took an opening round 52-29 win against a scrappy Martinsville Blue Streaks squad in the annual Tri-County Holiday Tournament Friday afternoon at Kansas High …

Paris takes down TCT 70-34

In a highly anticipated matchup between two of the better girls basketball teams in the area, the Paris Lady Tigers ran away to a 70-34 victory over the Tri-County Lady Titans on Thursday night, Dec. …

Schools reverse football district

Almost exactly one year to the day that the Illinois High School Association approved district play in high school football, the proposal was reversed. Voting took place throughout the first two …

Junior League near 1st half end

The Paris Junior League’s first half is winding down with only one week left to play in the regular season. The Panthers remain undefeated as the Panthers, Bears, Colts, and Lions all secure …

Titans get first LPC win

OLNEY — The Paris Lady Tigers rolled to another easy win Thursday, Dec. 12, downing Little Illini Conference foe Olney 62-29. It is not a rarity that a pair of undefeated teams meet this …

Lady Tigers roll 62-29

OLNEY — The Paris Lady Tigers rolled to another easy win Thursday, Dec. 12, downing Little Illini Conference foe Olney 62-29. It is not a rarity that a pair of undefeated teams meet this …

25-0 and no more to go

The Crestwood Lady Eagles put an exclamation point on a perfect season in the IESA Class 2A state title game Thursday at Paris High School, dominating the Winchester Wolverines 29-17. Coach Missy …

Paris tennis banquet marks end of 2019

The Paris girl’s tennis team had its postseason banquet, as head coach Stefan Aydt recognized individual and team achievements through the year. Paris finished the 2019 season with a strong 10-5 …

Titans celebrate banner fall sports season

OAKLAND – It was a time to celebrate the Tri-County Titans Wednesday, Dec. 4, in Oakland at the 2019 Fall Sports Banquet. It was a banner year for Tri-County fall sports with all five high …

Lady Tigers clobber Newton

NEWTON- Little Illini Conference action tipped off Thursday, Dec. 5, and the Paris Lady Tigers sent a clear message to the rest of the teams in the conference – the road to the championship will …

Mayo Redbirds survive first-half scare

The Mayo basketball team won in the closing seconds of its contest with Casey this past week, winning the contest 37-34. The Redbirds got out to a sluggish start in its contest with Casey, pacing …

Mayo girls win regional Marshall matchup

The Mayo eighth grade girl’s basketball team dominated its regional matchup over Marshall Tuesday night, beating the Lady Lions 39-19. Stephanie Johnson led the team in scoring with 11 points …

TCT girls win conference opener

The Tri-County girls basketball team got out of the gate on the right foot in a conference opener this past week, beating Cerro Gordo, Bement 54-24. Tayler Barry led the way with 18 points, eight …

City League Week Four

Bears 30 Hawks 11 In the first game of the afternoon the Bears walked all over the Hawks with a 30 – 11 win. The Bears jumped out with a 9 – 0 lead at the end of the first quarter and never …
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Adult education is key Paris Union School District 95 took another step to help adults earn their high school diplomas this past week. Paris Superintendent of Schools Jeremy Larson announced plans to offer adult …
Cases appearing in Edgar County Circuit Court Individuals appearing before the bench for the Jan. 6 and Jan. 9 traffic and criminal court calls in Edgar County Circuit Court included:   In Custody -Logan J. Biddle, 18, Paris, …
Students awarded at breakfast Students from Kansas, Chrisman, Paris 95, Crestwood and Paris High School were honored at the annual Edgar County Principal’s Breakfast Friday, Jan. 10, at Tuscany Restaurant in …
Costs rack up for housing inmates outside of the county Efforts to get the Edgar County Jail reopened are ongoing, if not always smoothly. The one certainty is it is costing the county and that was a topic of conversation during the Monday, Jan. 13, …
Major expansion announced for GSI A major Paris industry will experience a significant expansion this year. AGCO GSI, located on state Route 133 in the city’s west industrial park, will add 150,000 square feet of new …