Lady Tigers pick up 2 wins

Due to a scheduling logjam because of the Little Illini Conference Tourney hosted by Paris, Ernie Eveland gym got some unexpected use Thursday evening as the Effingham Lady Hearts came to town, …

Tigers take home victory

The Paris Tigers hosted the Sullivan Redskins on Tuesday evening at Paris High School for a non-conference matchup narrowly defeating the visitors 48-43. With the victory, the Tigers improve to …

TCT girls set sights on LPC title

ARGENTA — Following two wins last week, the fourth-ranked Tri-County Titans girls hoops team was back on the court in Argenta Monday, folling to a 60-18 win over the hosts. Currently ranked …

Titans fall to Broncos

OAKLAND — After going 2-1 the previous week, the Tri-County Titans boys basketball team was back on the court Tuesday, continuing a tough five game stretch for Lincoln Prairie Conference action …

Cardinals face a loss

CHRISMAN — The Chrisman Lady Cardinals have experience a disappointing season recently with a series of three losses. The team lost 60-28 to Watseka on Jan. 4; 52-23 to Westville on Dec. 2; …

Redbirds have mixed season

The junior high basketball season is quickly drawing to a close and the Mayo Redbirds have enjoyed mixed success on the hardwood. With the LEIC Tournament underway, the seventh grade team enters …

Tigers fall by a dismal three points

The Paris boys team fell just short in a back-and-forth game Tuesday night, Jan. 4, falling 54-51 to the visiting Dieterich Maroons. A zone strategy by the Maroons for most of the game led to …

Titans back to winning

VILLAGE GROVE — The Tri-County Titans boys basketball team met the Villa Grove Blue Devils in a rematch Tuesday, Jan. 4, at Villa Grove. It was a competitive and exciting game as the Titans …

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 …

IHSA statement on high school sports

The Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Board of Directors met for a special meeting on July 29, and the board announced its intended plans for the 2020-21 school year. The plan has been sent to …

New youth sports guidelines drastically limit allowable competition

SPRINGFIELD – Illinois officials released new guidelines for youth and recreational sports Wednesday drastically limiting allowable activities based on the risk of spreading the novel …

Baseball in limbo for now

For the first time in the last six seasons, the Paris Tigers’ baseball team failed to reach the 20-win plateau. They did record 19 victories in a season that saw them lose nine starters …
Final Four here they come!

Tri-County earns trip to state tourney

FARINA —The Tri-County Titans combined a tough defense and clutch free throw shooting in the final minutes of the game to down Okawville 57-50 in the Farina South Central Super-sectional …

Road to Peoria Starts in Bethany for Titans

Last Thursday and Friday, the IHSA officially announced the seeds and match-ups for this year's IHSA Class 1A Boys' Basketball Tournament as March Madness begins next week.  The Tri-County …

TCT splits games

HUME — The Tri-County boys’ basketball team used a strong finish late, including a go-ahead three-point shot from CJ Eackle, to beat visiting Cerro Gordo/Bement 66-63 on Tuesday night. …

Junior League winding down

The 2019-2020 Junior League basketball season is winding down with the annual City League Tournament not far off.   Panthers 35, Hawks 13 The Hawks struggled early scoring as the …

Tigers take 4th in a row

FLORA — The Paris Tigers seem to be putting it all together right now as Coach Chase Brinkley’s team took its fourth win in a row with a 51-37 win over Little Illinis Conference foe Flora …

TCT takes championship

NEOGA — The Tri-County Titans made easy work of the Neoga Lady Indians in the IHSA Class 1A regional Thursday, Feb. 13, downing the hosts 65-42. With Thursday’s win, the Titans (26-5) …

Tigers fall in LIC tourney

The Newton Eagles got out to a hot start in their second round game in the consolation game against the Paris Tigers Wednesday, Jn. 29, riding it all the way for a 45-30 victory. Paris was able …
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Dolores Pitcock Arnona Delores Pitcock, 91, of Paris, died at 3:05 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022, at IU Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, Ind. A funeral service is 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 24, at Stewart and Carroll …
Siren Report Paris Police Department Jan. 20, at 12:25 a.m., Cheyenne N. Watson, 22, Marshall, was arrested at 607 Cherry Point, Lot 52, and charged with domestic battery. Watson was transported to the Edgar …
Helen Hibschman PEORIA — Helen L. Hibschman, 90, of Peoria, and formerly of Kansas, in Edgar County, passed away at 5:55 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2022, at Lutheran Hillside Village. She worked as a secretary …
Brent Hamilton CASEY — Brent D. Hamilton, 61, of Casey, passed away at 2:48 a.m. Jan. 19, 2022, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute, Ind.  A memorial service is 1 p.m.  Monday, Jan. 24, 2022, at …
Dennis Myles William “Dennis” Myles, 70, passed away Jan. 12, 2022, at his home in Eugene, Ore., after a long battle with MS. He will be laid to rest in the Marshall cemetery, next to his parents, …