• Updated
  • 0

Paris Special School District Supt. Norma Gerrell has set up a virtual packet of useful learning and teaching tools for at-home, family-led education during the COVID-19 crisis.

featured
  • Updated
  • 0

A maintenance crew at Paris Landing State Park unloads barricades Friday that had been delivered by a Tennessee Department of Transportation truck shortly after an order was issued to close the park. A Friday statement from the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation announced t…

  • Updated
  • 0

The 2020 Henry County High School Greenhouse Sale scheduled for Saturday and April 11 have been postponed, according to a social media post from Paris Future Farmers of America.

featured
  • Updated
  • 0

A black Nissan Altima is seen near the tree it hit Thursday morning on Reynoldsburg Road. The car was the only vehicle involved in the wreck. More information was expected to be released later by the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

featured
  • Updated
  • 0

In this Thursday afternoon photo, a line of upside-down shopping carts and caution tape sits outside of the Walmart Supercenter on Mineral Wells Avenue in Paris. The setup matches that of the Camden store.

featured
  • Updated
  • 0

Tim Miles of Miles Dozer and Trackhoe operates machinery to prepare the future West Wood Market convenience store lot for paving on Thursday. The building and gas pumps already are standing at the site, located at 45 Hwy. 69 northwest in Paris. A story about the new store receiving a permit …

  • Updated
  • 0

Beginning today, The Post-Intelligencer building is closed to the public because of the threat from the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

featured
  • Updated
  • 0

This cheerful fellow eyes traffic Thursday morning from his perch underneath the sign for — well, we don’t want to give the location in Paris away. The bear is one of dozens which have come out of the woodwork since classes at local schools have been canceled as part of a countywide “bear hu…

  • Updated
  • 0

EDITOR'S NOTE: The following press release was posted without editing.Today, Governor Bill Lee provided an update on Tennessee’s efforts regarding COVID-19 relief.Gov. Lee’s daily press conferences can be viewed live each day this week at 3 p.m. CDT here. Gov. Lee has also established a webs…

  • 0

Starting Monday, West Tennessee PBS is teaming up with the Tennessee Department of Education to air a new schedule of programming specifically designed to help educate school-age children at home. This content includes programming developed by Tennessee teachers, the Tennessee Department of …

featured
  • Updated
  • 0

Rising water levels in the area have required some parts of the Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge to temporarily close, said Refuge Ranger Joan Howe. Due to flooding the Duck River Bottoms, Busseltown Unit, Swayne Point Boat Ramp and Pace Point Road are all temporarily closed. Seen above, t…

featured
  • Updated
  • 0

CG Underground employees Edgar Pacheco (left) and Salvador Pacheco (right), both of Paris, install underground power lines in muddy conditions Wednesday for the splash pad, which is currently under construction at Eiffel Tower Park.

featured top story
  • Updated
  • 0

Pastors at six churches in downtown Paris — First Baptist, First Christian, First Presbyterian, First United Methodist, Grace Episcopal and Quinn Chapel African Methodist Episcopal churches — have led noon devotionals during Holy Week for many years.

featured
  • Updated
  • 0

Goodnight with Dolly, a 10-week special series of weekly videos featuring Dolly Parton reading select Imagination Library books, will begin Thursday on social media. The weekly read-aloud series features several of the Imagination Library’s most popular titles including Watty Piper’s classic…

featured
  • Updated
  • 0

Sandy Minor (left) of Paris picks up a meal Tuesday using Olive Pit’s car-side pickup from employee Katie Hopper of Springville. Those hungry for pasta can call the restaurant to order, and send a text when they arrive saying which parking spot they are in. Olive Pit is one of many local res…

  • 0

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Post-Intelligencer has not received notification that the following events have been canceled. However, this schedule is subject to change because of possible closings for health concerns.

featured
  • Updated
  • 0

Henry County Health Department Registered Nurse Paula Perkins (left) of Paris and Social Worker Erica Rawls (right) of McKenzie look over paper work as they prepare to perform drive-through COVID-19 screenings on local citizens in the health department parking lot. Medics with the National G…

top story
  • Updated
  • 0

Several local groups and government agencies have canceled or postponed upcoming events, taking precautionary measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

featured
  • 0

Emergency workers examine the scene of a two-vehicle wreck Saturday morning on Highway 641 southeast of Paris, about 500 yards southeast of the intersection with the Highway 218 Bypass. The wreck occurred about 9:30 a.m. Information about the wreck was pending Sunday afternoon from the Tenne…