The Campbell Soup Company released its FY 2014 first-quarter earnings Nov. 19, with total sales down two percent. The company attributed the slow numbers to weaknesses in overall industry trends, among other factors.
Repairing water and sewer lines in Paris would cost an estimated $45 million - the kind of money available only through bonds.
LAMAR COUNTY - The oil company received approval from the Army Corps of Engineers this summer to construct the Gulf Coast leg of its pipeline project that begins in Cushing, Oklahoma.
A man from Lamar County with underlying health conditions has died from the neural-invasive strain of the West Nile virus, a health official says.
BLOSSOM - The Paris News is reporting the destruction of the Family Life Center at Blossom Church of God in Lamar County. The fire broke out before noon Thursday.
A Lamar County man is petitioning for his release from the Texas Prison System, arguing ineffective counsel during his 2009 trial.
PARIS - A Lamar County family fighting to block the TransCanada pipeline from crossing their farm finally got their wish.
The U.S. Drought Monitor for the State of Texas released its latest report Tuesday, showing that for the first time some 20 months, a swath of the region was no longer listed under drought conditions.
AUSTIN - Another 74 Texas counties are now eligible for wildfire assistance as FEMA has agreed to grant the state’s repeated request to expand its major disaster declaration.
PARIS - Lamar County Commissioners have accepted a Texas Parks and Wildlife Department grant for $200,000 that will extend the Trail de Paris another three miles.