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Mayor’s race is rematch plus one

Oct 29, 2014 3:06am

The 2014 race for Mayor of Paris, with one exception, could be called a case of deja vu. The incumbent Daniel Rogers is seeking a second, four-year term in office. He is being challenged by the...

<p>Touring Cloyes Gear: Randy Blaschke, manager of the Cloyes Gear and Products, Inc. plant in Subiaco led gubenatorial candidate Mike Ross on a tour of the facility last week.</p>

Ross visits county and tours plant

Updated: Oct 29, 2014 5:38am

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Did the crisis hurt Kindergarten?

Updated: Sep 10, 2014 5:21am

Kindergarten enrollment in the Paris School District suffered a drop this year from 93 students to 59 this year. That’s a decrease of 36.5 percent and it was labeled an “exceptional” drop in...

Fair was a success

Sep 04, 2014 7:33am

Logan County Fair Board Chairman Lindel Parsons estimates that around 5,000 people attended the mid-August event held at the fairgrounds in Paris and called the event a success.

The event,...

<p><strong>Wanda, meet the donkey:</strong> Wanda Koenigseder of Scranton found a donkey in her yard recently. She doesn’t know for sure who put it there, but she does have suspects and vows to get revenge on them. Pulling pranks is apparently a way of life for Koenigseder and other members of the family.</p>

Who put this donkey in my yard?

Updated: Sep 10, 2014 5:18am

If there is ever a TV show about pranks and those who pull them, then the producers could get a season’s worth of episodes from the Koenigseder family of Scranton.

The most recent prank took...

Sales tax revenues went down a little

Updated: Sep 04, 2014 7:33am

Sales tax revenues in August took a dip but for the year, revenues are coming in slightly ahead of 2013 levels, according to Logan County Treasurer Mickey Oates.

Sales tax revenues in August...

Plans being made for Frontier Day event

Sep 03, 2014 3:05am

You’re going to see some new things when the Paris Area Chamber of Commerce stages the annual Frontier Day event in early October.

The event will take place at the Logan County Fairgrounds...

Two sewer projects completed

Aug 27, 2014 3:06am

The first two projects paid for by proceeds from a one-cent sales tax increase approved last year have been completed, according to Paris Mayor Daniel Rogers.

However, another infrastructure...

State Park expecting a very busy holiday period

Aug 27, 2014 3:05am

The Labor Day weekend begins Saturday and officials at Mount Magazine State Park say they are expecting a very busy weekend.

The 60-room Lodge at Mount Magazine State Park has some vacancies...

Paris City Council has a light agenda

Aug 27, 2014 3:05am

The Paris City Council will meet Tuesday, Sept. 2 at 6 p.m. at the Municipal Building for its regular monthly meeting. Aldermen normally meet the first Monday of the month but are meeting on...

Jobless rate here holds steady

Aug 27, 2014 3:05am

The unemployment rate in Logan County held steady in June at 6.2 percent, the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services reported last week. June is the latest month for which county statistics are...

Ballot positions chosen in drawing

Aug 27, 2014 3:05am

Ballot positions for the November general election were determined last week in a drawing held at the Logan County Courthouse.

Whether or not ballot position has any impact on voters brought...

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