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PARIS (AP) — Frustrated travelers ran into transportation mayhem across France for a second day on Friday, as unions dug in for what they hope is a protracted strike against President Emmanuel Macron’s plans to redesign the national retirement system.

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More than 50 people stood at the intersection of Highway 69A and the Highway 218 Bypass Friday afternoon for the dedication of the Sonny Melton Memorial Highway.

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A nephew of 1930s gangster John Dillinger needs a cemetery’s permission to exhume the notorious criminal’s Indianapolis gravesite to prove whether he’s actually buried there, a judge ruled Wednesday in dismissing the nephew’s lawsuit against the cemetery.

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The Paris Commission Thursday afternoon approved two rezoning requests as well as a request to acquire a city right of way.

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A financing plan that will bring a new hotel to Paris gained approval from three different governmental bodies Thursday, paving the way for an East Tennessee developer to build the hotel here beginning in March.

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From left, Linda Haesler, the Rev. Martin Orjianioke and Denise McCloskey mingle Wednesday on the Henry County Courthouse lawn before the Downtown Paris Association’s annual Candlelight Advent Walk. The walk began with a reading at the courthouse and stopped at First Presbyterian Church, Gra…

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Paris-Henry County Food Bank volunteers Sherry Pool (left) and Brett Steen prepare sacks of nutritionally balanced food for distribution to needy Henry County families.

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The Paris-Henry County Food Bank board and its volunteers are encouraging Henry Countians to make a financial donation to the local charity during the holiday season to help feed residents in Henry County communities.

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NASHVILLE (AP) — After giving up the lead midway through the third period, the Tampa Bay Lightning stuck with it and pulled out a needed win in overtime.

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If you really enjoy playing a well-known real estate game, but wish it was based on Paris, Tenn., instead of Atlantic City, N.J., your time has finally arrived.

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MEMPHIS (AP) — With the young Memphis Tigers struggling from the field, sophomore reserve guard Alex Lomax brought stability.

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — When Sen. Kamala Harris entered the presidential race in January, her California roots were supposed to give her special access to the cash and delegates required to win the Democratic nomination. Instead, she faced headwinds in her home state that would become a mi…

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ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia’s Republican governor has chosen a wealthy business owner and political newcomer to fill an upcoming vacancy in the U.S. Senate, flouting President Donald Trump’s preferred candidate in a play for moderate suburban voters.

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Gioia Fazzini conducts the fifth grade advanced strings group Tuesday night at the Krider Performing Arts Center. It was the 24th anniversary winter concert for the Paris Special School District Strings. Paris Elementary School strings students in grades 3-5 performed, followed by Inman Midd…

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A Springville man was sentenced to more than eight years in jail after he pleaded guilty to charges including burglary and the fraudulent use of a debit card during Wednesday’s criminal motion day in Henry County Circuit Court.

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Post-Intelligencer Graphic Designer Tiffany Powell (second from left) grabs a token to place on one of her properties during a staff game of Paris-Opoly with other staff members (from left) Lana Clifton, Daniel Williams and Shelby Frye. More photos and information about the Paris-themed game…

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A reception has been scheduled from 1-3 p.m. Sunday at First United Methodist Church in Paris to honor local pediatrician Debra S. Selby and her husband John Selby, the longtime office manager for Paris Pediatrics.

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LONDON (AP) — President Donald Trump barreled into a NATO leaders’ meeting on Tuesday aiming insults at French President Emmanuel Macron, slamming “unpatriotic” Democrats at home for holding an impeachment hearing while he is abroad and playing down the impact his domestic troubles are havin…

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OSHKOSH, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin high school resource officer shot a 16-year-old student Tuesday after the boy stabbed him in his office, marking the second time in as many days that a school resource officer has been involved in a student shooting in the state.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Climate change, gun violence, the very nature of democracy and an angsty little movie star called Forky helped propel “existential” to Dictionary.com’s word of the year.

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Paris Public Works employees move dirt at the planned splash pad site in Eiffel Tower Park Wednesday morning. Locating of water lines has begun with footers to be poured soon for the restroom and filter buildings. Much of the 2,000-square-foot youth zone has already been graded. The southern…

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Chris Edlin, director of the Henry County Northwest Tennessee Economic Development office, sits at his desk with a couple of packages of diapers. The Economic Development office will be collecting donated diapers from 8 a.m. to noon on Dec. 13. Edlin said diapers are a commonly expressed nee…

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump is celebrating American patriotism at the White House this Christmas, incorporating red and blue into the traditional holiday green, adding a timeline of American design, innovation and architecture and studding a Christmas tree with her family’s annual orname…

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Longtime local artist Ann Stapp (right) talks about her work during a reception Saturday at the Lee Academy for the Arts. Stapp’s work is the subject of the academy’s first solo artist gallery show. Called “Light on Land,” the show features about 50 works from her long career as a painter, i…

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CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired the city’s retiring police superintendent Monday, citing “ethical lapses” that included telling lies about a recent incident in which Eddie Johnson was found asleep at the wheel of his car after having drinks.