Lamar County Newswire

Lamar County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lamar County, AL.

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  1. Tucker's bond reducedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | EParis Extra

    Ricky Tucker appeared in Lamar County District Court on Thursday morning where a Lamar County judge lowered Tucker's bond from $100,000 to $30,000. Tucker and Kelsey McFadden were charged in the death of a Trinity Comptom a Paris toddler who tested positive and died of a drug overdose in April of 2015.

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  2. Weekend Roundup - weekend events in Paris, TX.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | EParis Extra

    ... Parade will be held on Saturday, July 2, 2016 beginning at 10 a.m. The parade route will start behind the Lamar County Courthouse , proceeding South on S.W. 1st to Clarksville St, turning left on Clarksville Street proceeding to 17th SE Street, left ...

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  3. Commissioners Court meets tomorrow at 9 a.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | EParis Extra

    The Lamar County Commissioners Court will meet tomorrow at 9 a.m. on the first floor of the Lamar County Courthouse located at 119 N. Main St. Paris, TX. Up for discussion and/or action at the meeting will be authorizing the Commissioners to execute an agreement with the Natural Resources Conservation Service .

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  4. Commissioners Court meets this morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | EParis Extra

    The Lamar County Commissioners Court will meet this morning at 9 a.m. at the Lamar County Courthouse located at 119 N. Main Street, Paris, TX to consider a $2.5 million renovation to the courthouse.

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  5. Trial date set for former Texas 10 most wanted fugitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | KXII-TV Sherman

    A trial date has been set for a former Texas 10 most wanted fugitive accused of sexually assaulting two Lamar County children. Donald Jack Robertson will stand trial for nine counts on various child sex crimes in Lamar County District Court, August 1st.

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  6. Early voting begins tomorrow morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | EParis Extra

    Early voting for City Council District 6 will begin on Monday, April 25, 2016, and continue through Tuesday, May 3, 2016, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., except on April 25, 2016 and April 26, 2016, when the hours will be from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Election Day voting will be between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m., and will take place at the Lamar County Courthouse Annex. Lamar County ISD early voting will also begin tomorrow.

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  7. Piercon Inc v. Brierfield Insurance CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... with Brierfield's calculations. Brierfield eventually filed suit to collect the premiums in the County Court of Lamar County. After a trial, the county court found that language in the policies stating that premiums would be calculated in accordance ...

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  8. Atmos Energy tree planting ceremony today - rain or shineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | EParis Extra

    The scheduled location is the parking area just north of the Lamar County Courthouse at 119 N. Main St . The public is invited to attend.

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  9. Lamar County man drowns near Pickensville DamRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Daniel Blake Foster, 27, of Millport was recovered from the water by Marine Patrol troopers Monday at around 3:15 a.m., according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency.

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  10. Gilmer Dairy Farm Featured in Photo DocumentaryRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2016 | Neighbors

    The photo documentary of Gilmer Dairy Farm was shot by Birmingham photographer Cameron Carnes to illustrate how and where food is grown in Alabama. The cows at Gilmer Dairy Farm in Lamar County may feel a bit like glamour girls following a photo shoot earlier this week.

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  11. Paris Man Arrested After Disappearing During HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | EParis Extra

    During a hearing on Wednesday, Chase Nathan Davidson, 30, disappeared from the Lamar County Courthouse. Davidson was later arrested and is being held at the Lamar County Jail on a $40,000 bond.

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  12. Crescent Circus at the Saenger this SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... we'd like to be able to get rid of these things because to be honest, we have a big space issue down there." Lamar County elected officials were sworn in this morning in front of a capacity crowd at the Lamar County Courthouse. Lamar County elected ...

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  13. Lamar County officials sworn inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Lamar County elected officials were sworn in Monday morning in front of a capacity crowd at the Lamar County Courthouse. Judges Prentiss Harrell, Anthony Mozingo and William Andrews took turns reciting the oath for the elected officials to take in front of friends and family.

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  14. Mississippi woman killed, 4 injured in west Alabama crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Alabama Live

    One person was killed and four others were injured Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle collision on Lamar County 28, one mile southwest of Detroit. Kizzy Tyshow Bounds, 38, of Forest, Miss.

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  15. Lamar County School Board Member Banks Hattaway doesn't care 'if another Muslim comes to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Alabama Live

    A member of the Lamar County School Board said he doesn't care if Muslims don't come to America "for 2009 years [sic]," saying that Islam is "against those who don't believe," referring to Christianity. Banks Hattaway made the comments on Facebook Wednesday in reply to a post by Ric Mayers, an Alabama businessman who called Donald Trump's ban on Muslims "reprehensible."

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  16. "Santa Paws for a Cause" Pet Parade Moved to December 18thRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | EParis Extra

    Due to forecasted thunderstorms this weekend, the one mile dog parade, Santa Paws for a Cause, will be delayed until next Saturday the 19th. The one mile pet parade in downtown Paris will be at noon, starting at the Lamar County Courthouse.

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  17. Sulligent man sentenced to prison for rape of underage girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Alabama Live

    A Sulligent man was sentenced Monday to serve 20 years in prison for rape of an underage girl, Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange announced Tuesday. Draper Bonman was found guilty by a jury in Lamar County Circuit Court on October 7 of second-degree rape, according to a statement from Strange's office.

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  18. Lamar County fugitive caught in OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | KXII-TV Sherman

    ... Sept. 21, was taken into custody on Monday in Portland, Ore. by the U.S. Marshals Service. On July 8, 2011, the Lamar County District Court issued warrants for Robertson's arrest for aggravated sexual assault of a child, multiple counts of sexual ...

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  19. ACT Aspire math results up; reading mostly unchangedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... have 30 percent or so like this, but the threshold is very high," said Newman, a retired superintendent of the Lamar County school system. "I gave an example of my grandson (a fourth-grader). I know how well he reads and he barely made proficient. ...

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  20. Three Arraigned in Death of ToddlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | EParis Extra

    The three were arrested on September 16, 2015 on Lamar County Grand Jury indictment warrants charging them with manslaughter. McFadden was also charged with Abandon/Endanger Child Criminal Negligence.

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