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Photo gallery: Mount Magazine Frontier Day

Oct 07, 2015 5:27am

The 36th edition of the Mount Magazine Frontier Day was held in Paris on Saturday, Oct. 6. According to the Paris Arear Chamber of Commerce, more than 3,700 people came through the gate at the...

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<p><strong>On the job:</strong> Tobi Miller of New Blaine works in her office at the county’s Office of Emergency Management building in Paris last week. Miller was recently hired to replace Don Fairbanks who retired after 16 years as OEM director. Miller has a degree in emergency management from Arkansas Tech University.</p>

County hires new OEM director

Aug 04, 2015 11:29am

On Monday, July 27, Tobi Miller of New Blaine became the county’s new director of the Office of Emergency Management.

She is replacing Don Fairbanks, who retired recently after 16 years as...

<p><strong>Taking a water break:</strong> One of the participants in last week’s Paris football camp takes a water break. With very hot weather upon us, staying hydrated is very important.</p>

Short break in hot weather coming

Jul 29, 2015 3:06am

The National Weather Service forecast for the remainder of this week contains some relief from the blistering temperatures that have dominated the last half of July.

The forecast shows highs...

DTF agents made 52 arrests this year

Jul 29, 2015 3:06am

The 15th Judicial District Drug Task Force has issued an activity report covering Jan. 1 through June 6 which shows the agency worked 52 cases in Logan County with warrants served and arrests made...

Dramatic spike in drug arrests continues

Jul 29, 2015 3:06am

In the first six months of the year, drug arrests in Paris have jumped 191 percent over the same period last year, according to information released last week by the Paris Police Department.


May jobless rate highest of year

Jul 29, 2015 3:06am

The unemployment rate in Logan County jumped to 6.8 percent in May, the latest month for which county statistics are available. It was also the highest jobless rate recorded in the county this...

Pole banners coming back to the square

Jul 29, 2015 3:06am

Banners on the light poles around Courthouse Square, which have been absent since 2006, are coming back, according to Tonya Baumgartner, executive director of the Paris Area Chamber of Commerce....

<p><strong>Working to get him free:</strong> Law enforcement and emergency personnel work to free Harlan Johnson, a Magazine man who was entrapped in a Toyota Four Runner after a collision on Highway 23 north of Booneville Friday. Johnson was later transported via air ambulance. See the story on Page 2A.</p>

Wreck closes highway for more than an hour

Jul 29, 2015 3:06am

Highway 23 north of Booneville was shut down for more than an hour and a half Friday while emergency personnel cleared an accident involving an SUV and a pickup truck pulling a trailer.


District holding event so forms can be filled out

Jul 29, 2015 3:05am

It’s the time of year when school districts hold pre-registration events.The new school year opens on Monday, Aug. 17.

Those are usually for students. However, beginning Tuesday, the Paris...

New Arkansas laws aimed at problem of domestic violence

Jul 23, 2015 6:12am

Four new laws went into effect Wednesday and take on the problem of domestic violence through education and prevention efforts, increased services for victims and new tools for law enforcement...

JP pleads not guilty to battery charge

Jul 22, 2015 3:05am

The Logan County Justice of the Peace facing misdemeanor battery charges in Northern District Court in Paris has entered a plea of not guilty, according to District Court Clerk Paula McCaulley....

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