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.