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Downtown Paris Association Launches App Including Tour with Cherry Jones

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Visitors to downtown Paris, Tennessee can now use an app on their mobile device to find shopping and dining, find events or go on an audio-assisted walking tour.

Tony-award winning actress and Paris native Cherry Jones narrates the tour, sharing details about historic buildings and other locations. Jones donated her time for the project.

The Downtown Paris Association launched the self-titled app last month. Executive Director Kathy Ray said in a news release it has been in development for nearly a year.

It is free in the iPhone and Android app stores.

Matt Markgraf joined the WKMS team as a student in January 2007. He's served in a variety of roles over the years: as News Director March 2016-September 2019 and previously as the New Media & Promotions Coordinator beginning in 2011. Prior to that, he was a graduate and undergraduate assistant. He is currently the host of the international music show Imported on Sunday nights at 10 p.m.
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