Stories about Paris

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Dance planned at American Legion PARIS — A dance will take place from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturdays, March 8, 15, 22 and 29, at the American Legion Hall, 12 Church St. The Jones Dance Band will provide the music. Cost is $5. World's Fair meeting...

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Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School honor roll

PARIS — The second-quarter honor roll has been announced for Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School. High honors Grade nine: Emily Blackshaw, Cassia Docos, Kaylee Dow, Zane Dustin, Tyler Ellingwood, Allysah Elliott, Brittany Farrar, Nathan God...

12:00am Advertiser Democrat

A drop in the glass: Tavern sells pints for disabled child

PARIS — When the newlyweds moved into the neighborhood, just a few houses down from Kathy Deluca, she was excited to meet and welcome them. After a while, she knew it would only be a matter of time before they became part of the community. She couldn't have known they'd become part o...

10:00pm

Homeless man charged with arson in Paris

PARIS — A homeless man accused of setting fire to an abandoned building on Oxford Street on Tuesday afternoon appeared in 11th District Court on Wednesday to face a felony arson charge. Richard L. Baker, 36, told police he started the fire because he needed to keep warm, accordi...

5:35pm

Police investigating Paris fire as an arson

PARIS — Police are investigating a fire started in an abandoned building on Oxford Street on Tuesday afternoon as an arson and have a suspect in custody, according to Paris police Sgt. Jeff Lange. Firefighters from Paris and neighboring towns were called to a derelict single-sto...

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Growing cut flowers is lecture topic PARIS — Cindy Creps will discuss “Growing Cut Flowers in Your Own Garden” for the McLaughlin Garden 2014 lecture series. This presentation will be held on Wednesday, March 5, at the garden’s newest acquisition, 1...

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NFL players talk goals, sacrifice to OHCHS students

PARIS — A pair of professional football players told more than 1,000 students and staff members at Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School on Monday that success doesn't depend on where they live, how much money they have or who they know. What matters is having goals and sticking wit...

11:43am

Paris woman considered missing contacts police

PARIS — A woman reported missing in late January has been located, and an investigation into the case is now closed, according to the Paris Police Department.  Shirley Mills, 44, of Paris Hill contacted Detective Sgt. Jeff Lange on Saturday evening and said she is well and ...