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  Paris, Tennessee - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Paris is a town in Henry County, Tennessee, 86 miles (138 km) west of Nashville, on a fork of the West Sandy River.
In 1900, 2,018 people lived in Paris, Tennessee; in 1910, 3,881; and in 1940, 6,395.As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 9,763.
Location of Paris on a map of the state of Tennessee.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Paris,_Tennessee   (600 words)

  
 Paris, Tennessee - Encyclopedia Glossary Meaning Explanation Paris, Tennessee   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Paris, Tennessee - Encyclopedia Glossary Meaning Explanation Paris, Tennessee.
The festival is held every year and culminates on a weekend, usually in late April, with a parade, an art and craft fair, and a rodeo.
Paris is located at 36°18'4" North, 88°18'50" West (36.301229, -88.313815).
www.encyclopedia-glossary.com /en/Paris-Tennessee.html   (512 words)

  
 The Battle of Paris, Tennessee
At the outbreak of the war, Paris was a bustling community at the center of a prosperous and thriving county.
Paris was bypassed as the Union expedition landed in force at Savannah.
Tennessee were ordered to other outposts along the west Tennessee and Kentucky border, reducing the number of troops stationed at Paris by nearly two-thirds.
www.lib.auburn.edu /sca/Paris.htm   (12966 words)

  
 Paris-Henry County Eiffel Tower
In April of 1991 the Paris-Henry County Chamber of Commerce sponsored "Paris U.S.A.," inviting the mayors of the 14 other U.S. cities named for the home of the original Eiffel Tower, to Tennessee to draw national attention to these communities as places of special charm and personality.
Recalling the Paris U.S.A. promotion, Brother Patrick O'Brien of Christian Brothers University contacted the Paris Henry County Chamber of Commerce in the fall of 1991 to inquire about the City of Paris's possible interest in having the Eiffel Tower replica donated to it.
It is, therefore, particularly fitting that another Eiffel Tower, an enduring symbol of liberty and equality, now stands tall and proud in the City of Paris and County of Henry, in the volunteer State of Tennessee.
www.paris.tn.org /eiffel2001.htm   (597 words)

  
 Paris Florist | Flower Delivery Paris, Tennessee (TN) | Florists in Paris   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The distance from Paris to Washington DC is 665 miles.
Paris is positioned 36.30 degrees north of the equator and 88.30 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Our Paris, Tennessee florist directory is provided through a strategic partnership with Regional Direct.com, which has established partnerships with the most reliable, customer service-driven area Paris florist and florists in Tennessee, including Paris, Tennessee.
www.albanywebsites.com /ex/asp/city.Paris-Tennessee-Florist-TN/CityId.26939/xe/florists-flower-delivery.htm   (151 words)

  
 Paris, Tennessee and the Eiffel Tower
And so was born the idea of "Paris, USA," a conference that would feature representatives from multiple towns and cities from all over the nation, all named Paris.
After this meeting, the Paris Commission lent its approval to the donation and it was merely a matter of getting the tower here.
Today she is specialist with the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development, but can still clearly remember the role the tower played as a local attraction.
www.ewgrove.com /prhnpic/eiffel.htm   (1343 words)

  
 Paris Online - Attractions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The tour goes through downtown Paris, the North Poplar Street Historic District and the Old City Cemetery all of which are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
This Italianate two-story home was called by one state historical expert as "the jewel in the crown of Paris" and is situated in the historic North Poplar Neighborhood.
Situated on the western shore of Kentucky lake, the 841 acre Paris Landing State Park is only 16 miles northeast of Paris.
www.paristn.net /attractions.htm   (373 words)

  
 The Battle of Paris, Tennessee
Meanwhile at the Confederate camp, Major King supervised a depleted force of some 600 men of which 200 were either scouting the roads east of town, absent on leave or too sick to perform their duties.
Accompanying the Union troops were George Warner, “a traveling wheat and potato merchant” who conducted business in Paris, John R. Farris, a citizen of the city who was considered a “notorious spy and [Union] guide”, and a another man by the name of “Coon” Harris.
History of Tennessee: from the Earliest Times to the Present; together with an Historical and a Biographical Sketch of Carroll, Henry and Benton Counties, besides a Valuable Fund of Notes, Original Observations, Reminiscences, etc., etc. (Nashville: The Goodspeed Publishing Co., 1887), pp.826-827.
www.lib.auburn.edu /sca/paris_web.htm   (7821 words)

  
 Eiffel Tower Replica, Paris, Tennessee
As of this writing, not one of these municipalities has changed its name to "Freedomville," or "Patriotown." A few podunk Parisians have celebrated their French connection with replicas of its most iconic structure -- the Eiffel Tower.
In Paris, Tennesee, a town of about 10,000, a 60-ft. tall Eiffel tower originally created at Christian Brothers University, Memphis, was donated and permanently installed in Paris's Memorial Park.
This somewhat petite ET succumbed to the civic aggressions of a taller tower in another Paris.
www.roadsideamerica.com /attract/TNPAReiffel.html   (260 words)

  
 Adventure Tours Paris TN Tennessee + National Parks - City Guide
, A 60 foot scale model of the original tower in Paris, France, was donated to the city from Christian Brothers University in Memphis, Tennessee, in 1991.
, The courthouse is one of the oldest buildings in Paris and is also one of the oldest working courthouses.
Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge (circa 1945) 3006 Dinkins Lane, Paris, TN 38242, Located Downtown,
www.discoverourtown.com /TownPage.php?Town=229&Cat=Attractions   (279 words)

  
 H.C. Spinks
The tower is located in one of the many fine area parks and is a scale replica of the original.
Paris and Henry County are famous for excellent fishing and hunting.
Gleason, located in Weakley County, Tennessee, a primary source of ball clay, is strategically located for maximum efficiency and minimum cost in processing so that we can offer our customers cost-effective products.
www.spinksclay.com /AboutUs/whereweare.html   (194 words)

  
 KOA Campground at Paris Landing, Tennessee
A clean orderly kampground with facilities for recreation and relaxation in the Kentucky Lake region of West Tennessee.
Paris Landing KOA is designed to accommodate the traveling public in an outdoor environment.
Located 2 miles east of Paris, 3 miles west of KY Lake Bridge on US 79.
www.parislanding.com /koa   (241 words)

  
 Paris, Tennessee hotel close to Kentucky Lake - Econo Lodge 38242, TN487
This Paris hotel is convenient to Kentucky Lake, Land Between the Lakes, Paris Landing State Park and Murray State University.
Paris is also home to the World's Biggest Fish Fry, one of Tennessee's premier annual festivals which draws tens of thousands of visitors into Paris and Henry County during the last full week of April.
Whether traveling to the Paris area for business or pleasure, the Econo Lodge hotel offers exceptional customer service and affordable accommodations.
www.choicehotels.com /ires/en-us/html/HotelInfo?hotel=TN487   (317 words)

  
 Paris, Tennessee, Outdoors Recreation
If the great outdoors is your thing and you're in Paris, Tennessee you are a lucky person.
Paris Knights Inn, Paris, Tennessee, 3 miles away
We recommend these good hotels in or near Paris, Tennessee.
www.hikercentral.com /metros/37540.html   (616 words)

  
 Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge
Welcome, The Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge encompasses over 50,000 acres on and around Kentucky Lake in northwest Tennessee.
The refuge's three units, Big Sandy, Duck River, and Busseltown, stretch for 65 miles along the Tennessee River.
Established in 1945, the refuge is managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service as an important resting and feeding area for wintering waterfowl, as well as, many migratory birds and resident wildlife.
tennesseerefuge.fws.gov   (197 words)

  
 Paris, Tennessee (TN) Detailed Profile - relocation, real estate, travel, jobs, hotels, hospitals, schools, crime
Paris, Tennessee (TN) Detailed Profile - relocation, real estate, travel, jobs, hotels, hospitals, schools, crime
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Paris, Tennessee business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...
www.city-data.com /city/Paris-Tennessee.html   (823 words)

  
 Bed & Breakfast Paris TN Tennessee Cabins & Rentals - City guide
Full breakfast served in the formal dining room or on the private veranda is included.
There is a marina available with bait & tackle shop, pool, tennis & basketball courts, children's playground and two stocked fishing ponds.
Paris Landing KOA Kampground 6290 East Antioch Road, Paris, TN 38222, Located 14 Miles from Paris in Buchanan, TN,
www.discoverourtown.com /TownPage.php?Town=229&Cat=Recreation   (554 words)

  
 Progressive Paris and Henry County, You'll Feel Right at Home
Every time you visit our site you’ll find detailed information on properties offered for sale in the Paris, Henry County, Kentucky Lake area as well as links to information concerning our community, education, recreation, and much, much more.
Serving Paris, Henry County, and the Kentucky Lake area, we specialize in residential, commercial, and Lake Properties, as well as farms and land.
On behalf of the entire staff at Paris Realty I want to thank you for visiting our site and giving us the opportunity to show you why we feel that Paris, and Henry County Tennessee is the greatest place in the world to call home.
www.parisrealty.net   (233 words)

  
 Outdoor Recreation Paris TN Tennessee + Golf Vacations - City Guide
Kentucky Lake Located 14 Miles from Paris, Because of the creation of the Kentucky Dam, Kentucky Lake is the largest manmade lake in the eastern United States, covering over 160,300 acres!
This lake generates 1.3 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity each year, and it is great to use for recreational purposes such as fishing and boating.
Hiking, biking, hunting, and fishing are all activities visitors may enjoy during their visits.
www.discoverourtown.com /TownPage.php?Town=229&Cat=Recreation   (270 words)

  
 Paris Tennessee   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The Paris Landing State Park will host the Tennessee DU State Convention on June 2nd-4th.
Tennessee Technology Center at Paris is a training facility that provides hands-on technical education in Auto Body Repair, Business Systems...
'Annemarie Campbell, of Paris, Tennessee, was pronounced dead at the...
www.paristennessee.info   (875 words)

  
 Sparks Street Church of Christ, Paris TN
Sparks Street Church of Christ, Paris TN Saturday - June, 03 2006
We are located in Paris, Tennessee and invite you to come worship with us.
Gospel Meeting SPRINGVILLE CHURCH OF CHRIST Springville, Tennessee May 7-10, 2006 Sunday Morning Bible Study - 1O:OO a.m.
www.sparksstreet.org   (122 words)

  
 The Paris Post-Intelligencer
The Paris Commission moved to delay final passage of amendments to the city’s sign ordinance Thursday night, citing a “less than informed” public, especially business owners who would be most affected.
Established in 1866, The Paris Post-Intelligencer became a daily newspaper in 1930.
Tennessee Press Association, National Newspaper Association, Southern Newspaper Publishers Association, Mid-America Press Institute, Paris-Henry County Chamber of Commerce, Downtown Business Association and Credit Bureau of Paris.
www.parispi.net   (246 words)

  
 MemoryMiner - Digital Storytelling Software - Blog » Blog Archive » Paris, Tennessee
There is a famous American query that goes “how are you going to keep them down on the farm once they’ve seen Paris?” I was thinking about that yesterday because I often make references to Paris, Tennesee when talking about being specific about the location of a photograph.
A ham biscuit is simply a slice of country ham inside a bicuit, one hopefully made by hand, with love, from flour, buttermilk, lard, salt, and baking powder.
As you may recall, Jerry, my beau-père, was born in Paris, Tennessee.
www.memoryminer.com /blog?p=21   (533 words)

  
 Paris, Tennessee Real Estate and Luxury Homes - PrivateCommunities.com
We are unable to locate any communities in Paris, Tennessee
Exceptional amenities which include 3 championship golf courses, clubhouses, marina, fitness center and 40 miles of shoreline on Tellico Lake.
Amenities will include a full service Yacht Club with marina, Tennessee's only Audubon Signature Golf Course, world-class luxury spa with fitness, tennis and outdoor pool.
www.privatecommunities.com /tennessee/paris.htm?print=1&   (357 words)

  
 Orthodontists in Paris, TN - Braces in Tennessee, Paris
Orthodontists in Paris, TN - Braces in Tennessee, Paris
Our purpose is to give you more choices when selecting an Orthodontist.
Use of this orthodontic directory is subject to our Terms of Use.
www.orthopages.com /orthodontists-TN-Paris.html   (105 words)

  
 Paris Paris, Tennessee (Cities)
Paris is located in Henry County (of which it is the county seat) northeast of Jackson along US Highway 79 near Paris Landing State Park.
Read reviews and find deals for hotels in Paris.
Get Tips, Reviews and Pictures of Hotels, Restaurants and more in Paris
www.ohwy.com /tn/p/paris.htm   (65 words)

  
 Paris Tennessee Hotels and Motels - Paris Tennessee
All Countries : United States : Tennessee : Paris : Henry County Med Ctr
We are located near the lake with beautiful view.
Located in the heart of Huntingdon, Tennessee, the Best Western Huntingdon is an excellent place to stay when traveling on Highways 70, Highway 22 or Interstate 40.
www.nashville.net /hotel/poi/34469.html   (212 words)

  
 Buchanan Tennessee Camping, Campground in Buchanan Tennessee - Paris Landing KOA in Buchanan
Buchanan Tennessee Camping, Campground in Buchanan Tennessee - Paris Landing KOA in Buchanan
Whether you show up with a big rig, a big tent or just a big sleeping bag, the Paris Landing KOA provides a warm welcome and a fine campsite (or Kamping Kabin) to suit your style.
Contact Us 12 miles east of Paris, 3 miles west of Kentucy Lake Bridge on US 79.
www.koa.com /where/TN/42142   (243 words)

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