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The Latest: Man killed in Strasbourg was market shooter
STRASBOURG, France (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a Christmas market in Strasbourg, France (all times local):. The office of the Paris prosecutor, which handles terrorism cases in France, says a man killed in Strasbourg in a shootout with police has been identified as the main suspect in a Chris
Chief Hundley responds to social media posting regarding threats to Texas churches
The Paris Police Chief responds to a social media post regarding possible attacks on Texas churches. “We’ve been contacted by several people regarding a social media post regarding FBI information regarding possible attacks on Texas churches,” said Chief of Police Bob Hundley.
Homelessness: A silent, growing problem in Lamar County
Homelessness and panhandling, while not the same thing, are two very real issues for some citizens in Lamar County. With the winter months upon us, that problem becomes amplified for those in need.
LETTER: First Christian events highlight holiday spirit
Last week First Christian Church facility hosted two outstanding events. On Dec. 2, the Paris Community Choir and Orchestra put on an outstanding performance of vocal and instrument magnificent holiday music. Leaving the building all were blessed with a holiday spirit.
Injury results in death at Kimberly-Clark
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is conducting an investigation at the Kimberly-Clark plant in Paris after a Bogata man was fatally injured there Tuesday in a workplace incident.
OSHA is investigating after Kimberly-Clark employee is killed on the job
The Paris Police Department responded to an industrial accident at 1:46 p.m. on Tuesday at Kimberly-Clark. “An employee, identified as Carl Kuhle, age 60 from Bogata, was struck by a vehicle at the loading dock area,” said Officer Curtis Garrett. “OSHA will be investigating the incident.”
Skimmer found on local ATM machine || More than $10,000 removed from accounts
The Paris Police Department is investigating after receiving a report that thousands of dollars had been removed from various bank accounts using a skimming device. An individual approached the department in the lobby shortly before 11 a.m. Tuesday advising police that someone had been using a skimm
Thieves 'skim' card info from Paris credit union customers
PARIS, Texas -- The Paris Police Department is investigating after more than $10,000 was stolen from customers of a local financial institution. Police were alerted Tuesday morning that a "skimmer" had been installed at an ATM at the Red River Credit Union on Loop 286. The device intercepts credit a
OUR OPINION: Paris, hospital must find way forward
A contract is a contract — terms are written in black and white, agreed upon by both parties and signed off on. Should one or both parties fail to follow the terms, the contract is broken.
Police investigate after man allegedly exposes himself to a child at the bus stop
Police are investigating after a child reported that a man exposed himself to her after she got off the bus. Around 4 p.m., Paris police officials met with the mother of an 11-year-old girl who reported the incident.
Paris PD loses lieutenant, gains officer
The Paris Police Department will have an additional patrol officer on the streets as a result of action taken Monday night by Paris City Council. Police officers also will reach top pay quicker, an attempt at “keeping the officers we have,” said Paris Police Chief Hundley.
BREAKING: First responders on scene after industrial accident at Kimberly-Clark
The Paris Police Department and first responders were called to Kimberly-Clark shortly after 1:45 p.m. today in regards to an industrial accident. According to Chief of Police Bob Hundley, one person was transported to the emergency room and no other information is available at this time.
Paris Police officer involved in shooting back on active duty
The Paris police officer involved in a shooting Oct. 20 that left one man dead has returned to duty while the Texas Rangers continue to investigate the incident, officials said.
At least three dead, 12 wounded in terror attack near famed Christmas market in France
PARIS (AP) — The bustle of holiday shopping gave way to a lockdown in the French city of Strasbourg on Tuesday after a gunman killed at least three people and wounded a dozen others in a suspected terrorist attack, according to police.
Paris terminates hospital tax deal
A plea by Paris Regional Medical Center’s CEO on Monday fell mostly on deaf ears as Paris City Council terminated a $27.2 million property tax abatement agreement. Speaking in public forum, Steve Hyde asked the city to sit down with him “to address concerns and come to a place where we can amend the
Man allegedly shoots pistol from vehicle, flees officials before he is arrested by Game Wardens
A man was arrested in Paris after Texas Game Wardens said he fired a handgun from a vehicle and led officials on a pursuit. On Dec. 7, 2018, multiple agencies helped apprehend Timothy Ray Geraldon in Paris, who was wanted on outstanding warrants, according to Texas Parks and Wildlife Game Warden Qui
Paris HS students renovate rusty smoker
The rusty smoker sat at the back of the impound lot until sheriff’s Deputy Joey McCarthy decided it could be useful once more. He sent it to the Paris High School advanced welding class for refurbishment and, according to him, boy, did they deliver.
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The Latest: French minister says Strasbourg gunman killed 3
PARIS (AP) — The latest on the fatal shooting at a Christmas market in Strasbourg (all times local):. France's interior minister says a gunman "sowed terror" in three parts of the eastern city of Strasbourg with a shooting spree that killed three people and left six others with serious injuries.
The Latest: French police ending lockdowns in shooting area
PARIS (AP) — The latest on the fatal shooting at a Christmas market in Strasbourg (all times local):. Strasbourg police are starting to release thousands of people confined in buildings in the area of a deadly terrorist attack near the French city's Christmas market.