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Congressman David Kustoff made an appearance at a downtown Paris restaurant Monday to speak with people in the community about economic issues and the COVID-19 pandemic.

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A one-vehicle accident Monday afternoon on Stewart Road resulted in the breaking of a utility pole alongside the road, with power lines being flung onto the road. The car apparently went around a curve too fast, striking the pole and cracking it in half about 4:20 p.m. The wreck occurred jus…

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NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday ordered a sweeping but unspecified ban on dealings with the Chinese owners of consumer apps TikTok and WeChat, although it remains unclear if he has the legal authority to actually ban the apps from the U.S.

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Scores from Henry County restaurant inspections conducted by the Henry County Health Department for the week of July 30-Aug. 5 (maximum score: 100; scores available online at inspections.myhealthdepartment.com/tennessee):

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NASHVILLE (AP) — People who refuse to wear masks in downtown Nashville can now end up behind bars. A man was charged with violating health regulations after Tennessee authorities said they twice spotted him defying the capital city’s mask order on the same day that police committed to strict…

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EDITOR’S NOTE: The Post-Intelligencer has not been notified of closures for any of the following events, but they are subject to postponement or cancellation because of health safety concerns.

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The Knights of Columbus at Holy Cross Catholic Church have donated, through Catholic Charities of West Tennessee, $600 to Plus Endowment to benefit special-needs students in both school systems. Knight Thomas Westling (fourth from right) presents the check Thursday afternoon to Plus board me…

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Justin Hodges joined The Post-Intelligencer news staff on Monday to cover local crime and education, as well as write obituaries, feature stories and local announcements.

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The Henry County Historical Society will host its quarterly meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Paris-Henry County Heritage Center.

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The Paris-Henry County Food Bank will reopen Monday with its normal schedule of being open 3-4 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the Central Community Service Center on Jones Bend Road Extended. People needing food must call 641-3172 in advance to be approved.

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A Paris man was arrested Monday night on warrants for attempted second-degree murder and aggravated assault in an incident in which he allegedly deliberately drove his vehicle into a woman’s vehicle.

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From left, Danny Trotter of the Henry County jail’s garden crew and inmate Shawn Nieves bag up produce as Henry County Sheriff’s Department Chief Deputy Damon Lowe selects two bags to carry to a waiting car during last week’s produce giveaway at Paris Shopping Center on Mineral Wells Avenue.…

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The Paris-Henry County Food Bank will reopen Monday with its normal schedule of being open 3-4 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the Central Community Service Center on Jones Bend Road Extended. People needing food must call 641-3172 in advance to be approved.

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At the recommendation of the local healthcare community, Henry County Mayor, Brent Greer, with the support of the Henry County COVID Response Team, has put an order in place, effective Tuesday at midnight, requiring masking in Henry County to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

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Numerous groups in Henry County took part in the Red Sand Project late last week here. The project is described as an interactive art exhibition designed to raise awareness of human trafficking. By spreading red sand in concrete cracks, the project brings attention to those who have fallen t…