Paris http://wkms.org en [Slideshow] TN Wildlife Refuge Opens New Visitor Center, Saturday http://wkms.org/post/slideshow-tn-wildlife-refuge-opens-new-visitor-center-saturday <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge near&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Paris</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Tennessee, has opened a new visitors center. The 12,000 square foot center features day-long activities this Saturday for its grand opening</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Joan Stevens joins Kate Lochte on Sounds Good to talk about children's activities and describes the things you'll see while standing out on their scenic veranda overlooking Kentucky Lake.</span></p><p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 21:56:34 +0000 Kate Lochte & Matt Markgraf 42142 at http://wkms.org [Slideshow] TN Wildlife Refuge Opens New Visitor Center, Saturday Alleged Paris Beating Victim Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor Perjury, Stands by Original Report http://wkms.org/post/alleged-paris-beating-victim-pleads-guilty-misdemeanor-perjury-stands-original-report <p>A Paris, Tenn. man who says he was beaten and robbed last year has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor perjury.</p><p>Joe Williams had been charged with a Class D felony of a false report of arson or robbery. Williams’ attorney, Sunny Eaton of Nashville, said her client still stands by his account and merely admitted to omitting details in his original report which he later told police.</p><p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 21:09:27 +0000 John Null 39166 at http://wkms.org Alleged Paris Beating Victim Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor Perjury, Stands by Original Report Dan Knowles and Chill Tonic Play Paris, A Preview http://wkms.org/post/dan-knowles-and-chill-tonic-play-paris-preview <p>This Saturday, Lee Academy for the Arts in Paris, Tennessee, present&nbsp;Dan Knowles and Chill Tonic in concert beginning at 7 p.m. On <em>Sounds Good</em>, we welcome back multi-instrumentalist, singer and entertainer Dan Knowles for a preview ahead of his concert.</p><p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 18:04:54 +0000 Kate Lochte 38666 at http://wkms.org Dan Knowles and Chill Tonic Play Paris, A Preview Local Winery to Build Store in Murray http://wkms.org/post/local-winery-build-store-murray <p>Paris Winery and Spirits, which currently operates in Tennessee is looking to open a sales and tasting business in Murray.</p><p>The city's zoning board has approved the wineries application to occupy the old Domino’s Pizza building on 12th Street.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 22:51:26 +0000 Austin Ramsey 36392 at http://wkms.org Local Winery to Build Store in Murray Paris Native Brings Dramatic Thriller Film to Region http://wkms.org/post/paris-native-brings-dramatic-thriller-film-region <p>We speak with Paris native Summer Crockett Moore who is now managing partner and producer for Choice Films &amp; Choice Theatricals which is bringing its award-winning feature film JUNCTION to Paris, Murray, Paducah and Martin later this month. JUNCTION is a dramatic thriller about drug addicts breaking into a house to steal items for methamphetamine. However, upon breaking in, they discover something that will change their lives forever.</p><p><a href="http://choicefilms.com/" style="color: rgb(1, 143, 226); text-decoration: underline;">See more at choicefilms.com</a>.</p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 21:47:15 +0000 Kate Lochte 36384 at http://wkms.org Paris Native Brings Dramatic Thriller Film to Region 'Eye Full of Paris Weekend' 2013 Preview http://wkms.org/post/eye-full-paris-weekend-2013-preview <p>Kate Lochte chats with the Downtown Paris Association's Kathy Ray about this weekend's Eyeful of Paris Celebration. Commercial Bank presents Noon on the Square on the Courthouse Lawn on Friday featuring country music artist John Austin McDaniel. On Saturday, the PHC Arts Council and DPA&nbsp;present Arts Round the Square and Kidzone Live on the Courthouse Lawn from 9 am to 4 pm. Paris Winery presents a Concert in the Vineyards that evening from 6 to 10. <a href="http://www.visitdowntownparis.com/">See more about the weekend's events</a>.</p><p> Wed, 25 Sep 2013 19:24:26 +0000 Kate Lochte 35177 at http://wkms.org 'Eye Full of Paris Weekend' 2013 Preview Cool Off at an Ice Cream Social in Paris http://wkms.org/post/cool-ice-cream-social-paris <p>First Bank vice president and Downtown Paris Association president Kathy Ray visited <em>Sounds Good</em> Wednesday to share the news about DPA's "Cool Treats, Classic Cars and Crazy Contests" event Saturday, July 27th from 3 to 6 p.m. around the Henry County Courthouse Square. Hear all about this fundraiser for the Caring Hearts Fund and DPA, including details on the ice-cream eating challenges and the frozen t-shirt contest. <a href="http://www.visitdowntownparis.com/">See more at visitdowntownparis.com</a>.</p><p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 21:33:47 +0000 Kate Lochte 33419 at http://wkms.org Cool Off at an Ice Cream Social in Paris Downtown Paris Week Celebrates 190 Years http://wkms.org/post/downtown-paris-week-celebrates-190-years <p>Susan Jones visits our studio to speak with Kate Lochte on Sounds Good about Downtown Paris Week, June 9 through 15 in the downtown square. Jones says there's something special every day of the week. On Sunday, the week begins with worship downtown, at the eight churches; Monday, dine downtown with a spotlight on local eateries; Tuesday, movie night outdoors; Wednesday, Heritage Day with a new exhibit at the Heritage Center; Thursday, songwriters on the Square; and Friday is government and value day, honoring civil servants and special sales in shops. <a href="https://www.facebook.com/groups/downtownparistn/">See more on the DPA Facebook Page</a>.</p><p> Thu, 06 Jun 2013 19:57:24 +0000 Kate Lochte 31909 at http://wkms.org Downtown Paris Week Celebrates 190 Years Henry County Airport Receives Aeronautics Grant http://wkms.org/post/henry-county-airport-receives-aeronautics-grant <p></p><p>The Henry County Airport in Paris, Tenn.&nbsp; is set to make improvements with $200,000&nbsp; in state grants from the Tennessee Department of Transportation.</p><p>The funds are part of more than $2.3 million approved for 10 Tennessee airports.</p><p> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 19:59:58 +0000 John Null 31864 at http://wkms.org Henry County Airport Receives Aeronautics Grant Five Tons of Fish and Fun at the 60th Annual World's Biggest Fish Fry http://wkms.org/post/five-tons-fish-and-fun-60th-annual-worlds-biggest-fish-fry <p>The Grand Parade was at 10 this morning, the Arts &amp; Crafts Show is now open and the Fish Building, too, at the Henry County Fairgrounds. This is the finale weekend of The World's Biggest Fish Fry in Paris, Tennessee. It's a longstanding tradition involving events that started months ago, culminating this week. The General Manager of the Fish Fry tells us all about it with Kate Lochte.</p><p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 18:25:18 +0000 Kate Lochte 31073 at http://wkms.org Five Tons of Fish and Fun at the 60th Annual World's Biggest Fish Fry