Paris, Tri-County volleyball teams are off to a fast start

The Paris Lady Tigers and the Tri-County Lady Titans are off to strong starts in the 2018 volleyball season and are headed for a showdown Tuesday at Shiloh High School. The Paris volleyball team …
Danville returns to defend title

NAL Girls Thanksgiving Tourney tips off Tuesday

Just 10 days after the Paris Tiger football team wrapped up its season, the Paris Lady Tigers begin their quest to capture a title in the 3rd annual North American Lighting Thanksgiving …
Paris ends season 10-1

Tigers give their all but fall 30-14

EFFINGHAM — When players, coaches, parents, and fans look back at the 2018 Paris Tiger football season, there is no doubt that a smile will appear on their faces. The magical journey came to an …
NAL Tourney opens Tuesday

Paris Lady Tigers open season Monday

After a season where your team posted a 23-6 record and won the Little Illini Conference tournament, a fan might think the hunger would not be as intense for the Paris Lady Tiger basketball team.That …
Second round IHSA Class 4A playoffs

It's Paris vs. Effingham in IHSA playoffs today

The undefeated Paris Tigers will hit the road in the second round of the IHSA Class 4A playoffs today as they head to Effingham to face an old Apollo Conference foe.None of the members of the current …

Lady Titans fall in regional final

MARSHALL — An electric volleyball playoff atmosphere was seen in Marshall on Thursday night as the IHSA Class 2A Marshall Regional title was on the line as the fourth seed Tri-County Titans faced …

Mayo claims LEIC title

The Mayo eighth grade girl’s basketball team shined in the LEIC championship game while the seventh grade girl’s team fell in the closing seconds, claiming second-place. In Thursday’s LEIC …
Next up: Effingham Flaming Hearts

Paris throttles Salem 42-14 in IHSA playoffs

The Paris Tigers manhandled the Salem Wildcats 42-14 in the opening round of the IHSA Playoffs at Tiger Stadium Saturday afternoon, advancing to the second round of the IHSA Class 4A …
First round playoffs

Paris hosts Salem in IHSA playoffs today

History will unfold this afternoon as the Paris Tigers host the Salem Wildcats in the opening round of the IHSA Class 4A playoffs at Tiger Stadium. Kickoff is set at 2 p.m. Gates open at 11:30 …

Crestwood, Mayo girls winning

The local middle school girls basketball teams have gotten off to a fairly strong start through the season. The seventh and eighth grade Mayo teams are identical in their records, going 9-4 thus …

We’re 9-0 and no more to go

FLORA — Perfection. 9-0 and Little Illini Conference champions. The Paris Tiger football team accomplished something over the last two-and-a-half months that had not been done in the …
Public pep rally planned Friday at Tiger Stadium

Tiger fever heating up

The Paris Tiger football team ended a magnificent regular season schedule with a 58-16 win over the Flora Wolves Friday night, taking outright the Little Illini Conference Championship. The …
Playoff selection show set at 8 p.m. Saturday

We're 9-0 and no more to go!

FLORA — Perfection.9-0 and Little Illini Conference champions. The Paris Tiger football team accomplished something over the last two-and-a-half months that had not been done in the previous 55 …

C-wood, Mayo girls finding success

The Paris junior high girls basketball teams are nearing the halfway mark of the season and both Crestwood and Mayo have found success. The Crestwood eighth grade Lady Eagles remain unbeaten and …
Paris is perfect 7-0 in conference

Lady Tiger volleyball team going for LIC title

The Paris Lady Tiger volleyball team will face off Thursday with the Newtown Lady Eagles to determine the 2018 Little Illini Conference volleyball championship. The Lady Tigers are perfect in …
Next up: Arcola

Titans fall to Blue Devils

By Tim Hendershot sportsfan122774@yahoo.com VILLA GROVE — The Tri-County Titans squared off with the Villa Grove-Heritage Blue Devils in a LOVC Southeast Division contest with huge playoff …
Next up: at Flora Friday, Oct. 19

Undefeated season in sight for Paris Tigers

For the first time since 1970, the Paris Tigers have earned at least a share of a conference title.The Tigers took care of business on Senior Night at Tiger Stadium Friday with a 48-0 drubbing of the …

Lady Tigers hosting LIC meet

After what has been a challenging 2018 campaign, the Paris girls tennis team hosts the Little Illini Conference tournament today. The Lady Tigers currently stand in the middle of the pack at 5-8 …

Tri-County picks up fourth win with 42-8 triumph

OAKLAND — It’s been a rough ride for the Tri-County Titans football team the past three weeks. After starting the season with three consecutive wins and going 3-0, the Titans dropped …
Senior Night against Robinson is Friday

Paris fights for a tough 42-27 Homecoming victory

In front of a capacity crowd on Homecoming night, the top two teams in the Little Illini Conference put on quite a show Friday at Tiger Stadium.When the …

Lady Tigers unbeaten in LIC

The Paris Lady Tiger volleyball team has worked hard through their 2018 campaign and are now leading the Little Illini Conference. The Lady Tigers, who finished their 2017 season at 17-11, …

Crestwood, Mayo girls remain unbeaten

The Crestwood Lady Eagles and the Mayo Lady Redbirds remain undefeated in girls basketball play. Each Mayo team is 4-0 on the season. The Crestwood seventh and eighth grade are undefeated, …

Tigers pound Lions 49-14

MARSHALL — For the second time in three weeks, the Paris Tigers football team played the spoiler role during an opposing team’s homecoming. This time, it was the Marshall Lions (4-2) who had …
Next up: Homecoming against Olney

Tigers pound Lions 49-14

MARSHALL — For the second time in three weeks, the Paris Tigers football team played the spoiler role during an opposing team’s homecoming. This time, it was the Marshall Lions (4-2) who had …
Next up: Oblong

Salt Fork Storm rain on Tri-County comeback

CATLIN – A game of contrasting football styles was played Friday, Sept. 21, when the Tri-County Titans and the Salt Fork storm met at Catlin. Tri-County brought the ground-and-pound wishbone …
LIC rival Marshall is next

Tigers dominate in 63-0 win

For the first time in half a century, a Paris Tigers football team has started the season with a perfect 5-0 record.The 2018 Paris Tigers reached that mark with a resounding 63-0 victory over Farmer …

TITANS FALL TO PIRATES 42-7

OAKLAND — The Tri-County Titan football team suffered its first loss of the season to a tough Cumberland Pirate team, 42-7 on Homecoming and Senior Night. It was a huge game atmosphere …
C-WOOD, MAYO TAKE WINS

Lady Eagles take up where they left off rolling to easy wins

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 11:08 Prairie1 The Crestwood Lady Eagles and Mayo Lady Redbirds opened their 2018 basketball seasons with convincing victories Thursday (Sept. 13). The Crestwood eighth …

Lady Redbirds are 4-1

With the opening week of the softball season now in the books, the Lady Redbirds of Mayo Middle School are redhot, going 4-1 including an exciting win against Cumberland.The Lady Redbirds, coached by …

Playing deep in the heart

When a baseball player has an opportunity to play at the next level near his hometown, he considers himself blessed.When that same player has an opportunity to play 12 hours from home, he still …

Paris JFL camp underway

The Paris youth football camp kicked off this past week at Allen field. The camp was open to all children between the grades of four through eight and led by the head of the youth football program …
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Siren Report Paris Police Department Nov. 10, at 5:05 p.m., a two-vehicle, non-injury, vehicles versus deer accident occurred at U.S. Route 150 and Hawkeye Drive. The vehicles involved were a 2006 Ford F250 …
Fashion returns to the square For as long as Stephanie Hoeffken McKenna can remember, she’s always wanted to own her own boutique. The 1996 Paris High School graduate — who resides in Terre Haute with her husband — …
LERT members ready It is common for church people to volunteer for worthwhile causes, and approximately 15 members of the Grace Lutheran Church made such a commitment Nov. 3. They devoted the day to a six-hour …
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Shiloh School honors veterans HUME – Area veterans were honored during a special Veterans Day observance Thursday, Nov. 8, at Shiloh School. The school’s National Honor Society sponsored the event featuring a breakfast for …