Winnsboro Police Department Report for July 1-7, 2019
Jul08

Winnsboro Police Department Report for July 1-7, 2019

Arrests Howard Weems, age 61, of Winnsboro, was arrested on 07/01/2019 for Possession of Controlled Substance PG1>=4G<200G Tanner Harrison, age 23, of Gilmer, was arrested on 07/05/2019 for Driving While Intoxicated. Accidents No Accidents to Report. Calls for Service The Winnsboro Police Department responded to a total of 122 calls for service during this reporting period. Citations The Winnsboro Police Department issued 28...

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Channel 18 News:  Monday, July 8, 2019
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Margaret Ann Box
Jul08

Margaret Ann Box

Funeral Service for Margaret Ann Box, age 78, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Thursday, July 11, 2019 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Chapel with Buddy Wiggins officiating. Interment will follow at Restlawn Cemetery with C.J Aaron, Cody Box, Gary Clen, Jeffery Hathcoat, Tucker Hathcoat, Turner Hathcoat serving as pallbearers. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 P.M. on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral...

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Fall Soccer Registration
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Donnie Ray Pipkin
Jul08

Donnie Ray Pipkin

Funeral service for Donnie Ray Pipkin, age 63, of Pine Forest, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at West Oaks Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Shannon Gammill officiating. Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery with Tode Johnson, Brad Mobley, Billy Huie, Rusty Garmon, Ryan Garmon, Chris Pryor, Randy Mobley, and Jason Mobley serving as pallbearers, honorary pallbearers will be Pine Forest Coffee Drinkers, David Screws,...

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Academic Honors Go to PJC Athletes
Jul07

Academic Honors Go to PJC Athletes

Paris Junior College athletes earned both individual and team academic honors from the National Junior College Athletic Association. Student-athletes from around the nation contributed to a new NJCAA record as 6,656 participants earned a spot on one of the three NJCAA All-Academic teams, having achieved a 3.60 GPA or higher. This year’s record eclipsed the previous mark of 6,329 set in the 2017-18 academic year. Team-wide honors...

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Paris District Road Report for the Week of July 8, 2019
Jul03

Paris District Road Report for the Week of July 8, 2019

Paris — Here’s a look at work planned in Delta, Lamar and Red River Counties during the week of July 8, 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...

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Channel 18 News:  Wednesday, July 3, 2019
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PJC Board Receives Good News on Enrollment, Retention
Jul03

PJC Board Receives Good News on Enrollment, Retention

Both enrollment and retention are up at Paris Junior College, the Board of Regents learned at their meeting held June 24. The report on Summer I enrollment shows contact hours are up 3.6 percent from the previous year and head count is up 14.78 percent from a year ago. “Summer II registration is going well,” said PJC President Dr. Pam Anglin, “I think Summer II enrollment is going to be really good.” Retention...

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Peerless Cemetery Association Annual Cemetery Meeting and Lunch
Jul02

Peerless Cemetery Association Annual Cemetery Meeting and Lunch

The Annual Cemetery Meeting and Lunch of the Peerless Cemetery Association will be held Thursday, July 4th, beginning at 11:00AM. The Annual Memorial and Business Meeting will be held at the Peerless Cemetery, with a BBQ Lunch served following the meeting. All interested persons are invited to attend. Peerless Cemetery

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