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PARIS TN: Man tries to flee after drug arrest
Three people were arrested on drug charges Tuesday by the Henry County Sheriff’s Department.Sheriff’s Deputy Dalton Watson arrested Dale Teague, 31, of 409 Tyson Ave. for possession of a Schedule II controlled substance with intent to manufacture, sell or deliver, unlawful possession of drug paraphe
PARIS TN: NEWS NUGGETS
MONDAYThe Northwest Henry County Utility District board will meet at 6 p.m. at the Whitlock fire station.TUESDAYThe Puryear Mayor and Board of Aldermen will meet at 4:30 p.m. at Puryear City Hall.The Henry County Budget Committee will meet at 5 p.m. in the conference room at the courthouse.The Henry
PARIS TN: Homegrown with love for a good cause
Ted Neumann adds more pumpkins to a growing inventory Wednesday afternoon as the annual Knights of Columbus pumpkin sale continues through Halloween at the Medical Center Pharmacy parking lot on Tyson Avenue. The Knights are offering a range of pumpkins, decorative squash and ornamental gourds for s
Over 17 pounds of methamphetamine seized in multi law enforcement agency drug bust
• Street value of over $700,000 seized; eight people arrested“Our community is facing challenges that I am unwilling to allow to take root,” said McCracken County Sheriff Matt Carter, during a multi-law enforcement press conference held Tuesday morning at McCracken County Courthouse.“This challenge
PARIS TN: Comedy at HCHS this weekend
From left are Nelson Denman, Ivey Lopez, Abby Webb, Jazmyn Shumate and John Pedraza — five of the cast members in “Nooses Off,” a slapstick comedy to be presented by the Henry County High School Theatre Department and Thespian Society this weekend. It will be staged in the HCHS Little Theater at 7 t
PARIS TN: Letting their votes be heard
Henry County Administrator of Elections DeLaina Green (front left) helps Rhonda Cooper (front right), while Kim Jenkins helps Tommy Cooper (back right) fill out paper work on Wednesday morning as early voting kicked off in Henry County for the Nov. 6 election. The early voting period ends Nov. 1
PARIS TN: Band building comes in $320,000 above budget
The Henry County Board of Education heard updates on Henry County High School’s construction project and heard about a Lakewood School improvement plan Thursday night at Lakewood.School system maintenance supervisor John Akers told the board the HCHS construction project is moving right along. Akers
Benton, Ky pharmacist charged by grand jury indictment for stealing medications
BENTON, KY (KFVS) - A federal grand jury indictment charged a Benton, Kentucky pharmacist with several counts according to the United States Attorney Russell M. Coleman.Kyle W. Humphrey, 34 was charged with stealing pre-retail prescription medications, mislabeling prescription medication in order to
No matter what, we must not lose our faith
There comes a time in everyone’s life when their faith is put to the ultimate test.The test may come in many shapes and forms and under any number of circumstances. One never knows what lies around the next corner.There may be something that continues over a long period of time, such as an illness.
Joe Clyde Daniels' grandparents receive letter claiming boy is alive
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PARIS TN: Howling good time expected at Spooktacular
The 13th annual downtown Spooktacular, sponsored by the Downtown Paris Association, will begin at noon Saturday on the downtown court square.Organizations and businesses will provide free crafts, entertainment, contests with prizes, live music and concessions. Children are encouraged to trick or tre
PARIS TN: At least one person injured in wreck
At least one person was injured in a two-vehicle accident that occurred Monday afternoon on Highway 79 southwest of Paris. A Chevrolet truck and a Nissan Maxima wrecked shortly before 12:30 p.m. near Henry-Mansfield Road in Henry. Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper Daryl Veliz is investigating the cra
PARIS TN: Paris man arrested for assault; local thefts investigated
Henry County Sheriff Department Deputy Kyle Waldron arrested Elijah Corrado,19, of 710 Dunlap St. for assault on Saturday at the Henry County Jail.
Tyson Avenue Building Demolition Is Underway
Paris, Tenn.-Paris City officials are asking motorists traveling along Tyson Avenue to use caution for the next few days as the large brick building which most recently housed Tri-State Upholstery is being demolished. The entire landscape of Tyson will be undergoing a major transformation with the d
Police arrest eight people after meth investigations
Flanked by federal, state and local law enforcement, McCracken County Sheriff Matt Carter announced Tuesday the arrests of eight people on methamphetamine-related and other charges.
Baby stabbed, baked in oven in Bolivar County, sheriff says
911 dispatchers received the call Monday around 7 p.m., Sheriff Kelvin Williams said. Police and sheriff's deputies found the baby at a residence on Martin Luther King Drive, WTVA reported.
Brothers engage in dispute in Gibson County Trailer Park; shots fired
Christopher Clark, 21, and his brother Brandon Clark were engaged in an argument in a residence, Brandon told deputies. Christopher allegedly left the residence, returning with a .22 caliber pistol which he then fired at Brandon, according to the release.
5th Annual Civil War Living History Days At Paris Landing This Weekend
Buchanan, Tenn.—The 5thannual Battle of Paris Landing Civil War Living History and Reenactment event will be held this weekend with three full days of activities, including a chili cook-off, vendors and relics, soldier demonstrations, ladies’ tea and more.
Paris Quota Welcomes New Member
Pecans have been ordered and will arrive around the first of November. Pecans are available is halves and pieces and will sell for $12 per bag. Specialty pecans will be available at $10 per bag. Specialty pecans include clusters, milk chocolate, dark chocolate, glazed and cinnamon.
Three Theft Suspects Sought By Union City Police
Union City, Tenn.–Union City Police department is asking for help in the identification of three subjects in a theft of over $4,000 in merchandise from Walmart on September 15. Crime Stoppers released surveillance of the three suspects and WENK/WTPR has posted them on our website and both of our Fac