Outkast 18U take national softball title

The Outkast 18-U softball team lived up to the old adage of “it’s not how you start, but how you finish” last week in Gulf Shores, AL. Entering the USSSA National Tournament, …

Pinkston’s bat is on fire

Drew Pinkston was a baseball player looking for a team last fall. The senior from Paris High School had his high school coach, Creighton Tarr, reach out to Danville American Legion Post 210 …

Lady Tigers off and running

This was not your parents Paris-Charleston rivalty matchup. Thursday night, the Lady Tigers destroyed the Lady Trojans 73-9 to move to today’s pool play in the North American Lighting …

Tigers fall in season opener

In their opening game of the 2021 football season, the Paris Tigers suffered a tough loss to the Little Illini Conference foe Newton Eagles 7-6. After exhibiting steadfast defense for the …
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ISP investigation leads to felony charges in local death The Illinois State Police issued a press release shortly after noon Saturday, Aug. 13, related to the arrest of two Paris men for murder and homicide. According to the release, an Illinois State …
Siren Report Paris Police Department Aug. 12, at 3 p.m., Gabriel J. Wallace, 38, no address provided, was arrested on an Edgar County warrant and charged with reckless homicide, aggravated battery and mob …
Wava Medsker MARSHALL —Wava Jill Medsker, 72, Marshall, passed away Aug. 11, 2022, at her home. A funeral service is 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 15. Burial is at Marshall Cemetery with a meal to follow at St. …
Melany Waggoner Melany Elise Waggoner, 57, of West York, and formerly of Paris, passed away at 1:08 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, 2022, at her residence. Private interment in Paris Memorial Gardens is at a later date. A …