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500 to 600 expected for Thanskgiving dinner

Nov 18, 2015 5:24am

If you think cooking Thanksgiving dinner for the family is a tall order, consider what the Mercy Hospital Auxiliary and other volunteers are facing this week.

Their task is to prepare a...

Judge, others tour jails

Nov 18, 2015 5:23am

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Paris awaiting funds before taking bids

Sep 23, 2015 3:05am

The city of Paris may have to wait a little longer than thought to take bids on a $1 million water line replacement project, according to Mayor Daniel Rogers.

Originally, Rogers said he...

16 drug arrests made in August

Sep 23, 2015 3:05am

The Paris Police Department continues to increase drug and drug-related arrests, according to statistics released earlier this month by PPD Chief John O’Brien.

The department made 16 arrests...

County jobless rate at 7.1 percent

Sep 23, 2015 3:05am

For the first time this year, Logan County’s unemployment rate rose above 7 percent in July, the latest month for which countywide statistics are available. The jobless rate in July was 7.1...

<p><strong>Uniform ordinance sought:</strong> Members of the Logan County Sheriff’s Department show off their new uniforms earlier this year. The Logan County Quorum Court has asked County Attorney Kevin Barham to come up with an ordinance detailing a policy on employees who wear uniforms. Also, some questions have been raised about whether deputy uniforms can be classified as such under IRS regulations dealing with reimbursements for uniform purchases.</p>

Questions raised about uniforms

Sep 22, 2015 5:52am

Members of the Logan County Quorum Court have asked County Attorney Kevin Barham of Paris to prepare a county ordinance on uniforms worn by county employees, such as deputies and employees of the...

Man beaten, ‘fire bomb’ left at home

Sep 16, 2015 3:05am

An 18-year-old Paris man has been charged with two felonies in connection with a Wednesday, Sept 2 incident in which another Paris man was beaten and a fire bomb was left on the man’s front steps...

Police investigate report of shot fired

Sep 16, 2015 3:05am

The Paris Police Department is investigating a report of a shot being fired inside the city limits on Thursday, Sept. 10, according to Police Chief John O’Brien.

O’Brien wouldn’t provide...

Committee names jail construction manager

Sep 16, 2015 3:05am

The Jail Committee appointed by the Logan County Quorum Court has unanimously selected Circle M Construction of Ratcliff to be the construction management firm when a new county jail is built....

Fall clean up takes place in Paris next week

Sep 16, 2015 3:05am

The city of Paris will conduct its annual fall clean up beginning Monday, Sept. 21 through Thursday, Sept. 24.

Items for collection should be placed on the curb on the day residents normally...

Shooting suspect charged

Sep 16, 2015 3:05am

A 28-year-old Paris man has been charged with three felonies and two misdemeanors in connection with a shooting incident on Sept. 3 that left another Paris man hospitalized with non-live...

BRIAN D. SANDERFORD • TIMES RECORD Katy Carter a University of Arkansas at Fort Smith cross country runner clears a creek on the Trinity Catholic Junior High School course on Thursday, August 27, 2015. The first UAFS-Trinity Invitational will be held on Sept. 19 on the grounds of Trinity.

Carters does it for the ‘run’ of it

Sep 09, 2015 5:16am

Rain is streaming down Katy Carter’s cheeks as she pounds the steamy pavement. Sloshing her way through a late summer August thunderstorm, as water drips from her ponytail, Carter is restless. And...

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