Paris District Weekly Road Report for November 18
Nov15

Paris District Weekly Road Report for November 18

Paris — Here’s a look at work planned in the district during the week of Nov. 18, 2019. These schedules are subject to change due to weather conditions, equipment failure or other unforeseen issues. Motorists are advised to remain alert and pay special attention to all signs, barricades and traffic controls, and reduce their speed as they approach and travel through work zones. They should also avoid distractions such as...

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Wildcats Basketball Team Opens the Regular Season Against Decatur Saturday in the Cowtown Showdown
Nov15

Wildcats Basketball Team Opens the Regular Season Against Decatur Saturday in the Cowtown Showdown

After two scrimmages against four teams, the Wildcats Basketball Team, ranked #5 in Class 5A, will open the 2019-2020 season Saturday (November 16) at 11 a.m. against Decatur, ranked #7 in Class 4A, in the Cowtown Showdown at North Crowley. Wildcats Basketball Coach Clark Cipoletta indicates the Decatur Eagles will present a good challenge for the Wildcats. Last year’s Wildcats had a 29-9 season record. They were district...

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Lady Cats Basketball Team Drops Close Game With Aubrey Friday at Bells Tournament
Nov15

Lady Cats Basketball Team Drops Close Game With Aubrey Friday at Bells Tournament

The Lady Cats Basketball Team lost a close game Friday (November 15) in the Silver Bracket of the Bells Invitational Tournament to Aubrey, 39-35. The game was tied 30-30 with just less than five minutes left to play. The Lady Chaps hit some key free throws down the stretch to eke out the win. The game was closely called with numerous fouls called on both teams. Despite missing some court time due to foul trouble, freshman Kenzie...

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Channel 18 News:  Friday, November 15, 2019
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PJC President and Staff Receive Texas Pathways Award in San Antonio
Nov15

PJC President and Staff Receive Texas Pathways Award in San Antonio

PJC-Sulphur Springs Center Public Information Services PJC wins top award from Texas Success Center Staff and faculty at Paris Junior College was surprised and elated to receive the Texas Pathways 2019 Excellence in Implementation and Scaling award from the Texas Success Center for the institution’s work in improving student success. This was the top award presented by the Texas Success Center, out of 50 community colleges, at...

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Rick Alberts
Nov14

Rick Alberts

Rick Alberts Memorial service with Military and Fire Fighter Honors for Rick Alberts, age 68, of Sulphur Bluff will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Monday, November 18, 2019 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Chapel with Ronnie Saul, Jimmy Helffrich, Clyde Welch, Mack Gordon and Cliff Bechtol serving as honorary pallbearers. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Mr. Alberts passed away on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at his home....

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Miller Grove Volleyball Team Earns Another Trip to Regional Tournament
Nov14

Miller Grove Volleyball Team Earns Another Trip to Regional Tournament

Miller Grove Volleyball 2019 2020 team The Miller Grove Volleyball Team is headed to the Regional Tournament for the third year in a row. The Lady Hornets earned the trip with 3-0 win over Sulphur Bluff in a Regional Quarterfinal match in the Main Gym at Sulphur Springs High School Tuesday night (November 12). The score was 25-13, 25-19 and 25-14. Miller Grove went through district play with a perfect 14-0 record and improved their...

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Channel 18 News:  Thursday, November 14, 2019
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Lady Cats Basketball Wins First Game of Season as They Split Two Games in Bells Tourney
Nov14

Lady Cats Basketball Wins First Game of Season as They Split Two Games in Bells Tourney

The Lady Cats Basketball Team won their first game of the season in dramatic fashion as Lady Cat Nylah Lindley rebounded a missed shot and hit a follow shot that just beat the buzzer to give the Lady Cats a 58-57 win over Cooper in a Bells Invitational Tournament game Thursday (November 14). Cooper had taken the lead in the last minute before Lindley’s heroics. The Lady Cats win spoiled a nice Cooper comeback. The Lady Cats...

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Cattle Losses Because of Blood Borne Disease by Mario Villarino
Nov14

Cattle Losses Because of Blood Borne Disease by Mario Villarino

Developed by Dr. Mario A. Villarino, County Extension Agent for Agriculture and Natural Resources Hopkins County, Texas Recently I have visited several cattle producers with cases of anaplasmosis in their herd. Anaplasmosis is an infectious disease of cattle that causes destruction of red blood cells. The disease is caused by a minute parasite, Anaplasma...

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