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Paris Celebrates Independence Day

Paris celebrated Independence Day this past weekend with fireworks and a concert at Noyes Stadium on Friday night and a parade through downtown on Saturday morning. Photos by Matthew Ablon Joe...

07/06/2015 by eParisExtra
Annual Tour de Paris

Annual Tour de Paris

The 2015 annual Tour de Paris bicycle rally will be held on Saturday, July 18th beginning at the Love Civic Center at 8am. Online registration will end on Friday, July 17th at 3pm.  Registration resumes at the Civic Center from 5pm – 8pm on Friday, July 17th and beginning at 6am on...

07/05/2015 by eParisExtra
Third Slow Roll to be held on July 17th

Third Slow Roll to be held on July 17th

The third “Slow Roll” will be held on July 17th on the eve of the Tour de Paris.  Riders will meet at 6:15pm at the Love Civic Center Pavilion, located at 2025 S. Collegiate Drive. Slow Roll is a leisurely five mile bike ride that was started by incoming Paris High School freshman,...

07/03/2015 by eParisExtra
ALDI Grand Opening Thursday July 9th

ALDI Grand Opening Thursday July 9th

The ALDI Grand Opening in Paris and ribbon-cutting ceremony at 9 a.m. on Thursday, July 9. To celebrate the reopening of the new Paris store, following the ceremony, the first 100 shoppers will receive a golden ticket, each containing ALDI gift certificates of various amounts. There will also...

07/01/2015 by eParisExtra

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17.25 Acres in Powderly

17.25 Acres in Powderly

Here it is! Hard to find small acreage in NLISD, perfect for you new home site or just enjoy recreationally. Approximately 8 wooded acres for hunting and exploring with privacy and 9 lush open acres. There are also 2 great outbuildings and nice pond. Don ‘t let this one slip away!...

07/06/2015 by eParisExtra
My Square Lady, a robotic opera starring an actual robot

My Square Lady, a robotic opera starring an actual robot

A peculiar performance has recently hit the stage at Berlin’s Komische Oper in Germany. My Square Lady will treat viewers to 2 hours and 45 minutes of a shuffling, singing robot, sharing the spotlight with its live human co-stars. The German/British art collective known as Gob Squad...

07/06/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Man Arrested with Narcotic

Paris Man Arrested with Narcotic

53 year old David Linwood Murray , of Paris, was arrested at 7:16 A.M. on Saturday, July 4, 2015 in the 400 block of NE 5th Street. Paris Police Officers responded to a call of a possible burglary in progress in the 400 block of NE 5th Street and the victim advised that a white male and a...

07/06/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Weekend Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Weekend Inmate Bookings

Nineteen people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 9:24am on July 3rd and 4:01am on July 6, 2015. Taylor, Vivian Danielle, Theft Property>=$20<$500 By Check Patterson, James Matthew, Injury Child/Elderly/Disabled w/Int Bodily Bruce, Johnny Carl, Driving While Intoxicated/Open...

07/06/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Monday, July 6, 2015

Obituaries for Monday, July 6, 2015

Margarette Beatrice Burris Gibson Cooper, 71, of Paris went home to be her Heavenly Father Monday June 29, 2015. A memorial service will be held at the Paris Fair Grounds in building B Saturday July 11, from noon until 3:00 p.m. Cremation arrangements were made by Fry-Gibbs Funeral Home. She...

07/06/2015 by eParisExtra
Holiday Weekend Arrests by Paris PD

Holiday Weekend Arrests by Paris PD

Paris Police responded to 440 calls for service and arrested 26 persons over the past 72 hour holiday period ending at midnight on July 5, 2015. Of the calls for service, Officers only responded to approximately 100 noise disturbance calls involving fireworks and issued only 1 citation. The...

07/06/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Celebrates Independence Day

Paris Celebrates Independence Day

Paris celebrated Independence Day this past weekend with fireworks and a concert at Noyes Stadium on Friday night and a parade through downtown on Saturday morning. Photos by Matthew Ablon Joe Watson conducts the Paris Municipal Band before the fireworks show on July 3. The show returned to...

07/06/2015 by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom Home on Wildwood

Three Bedroom Home on Wildwood

Impeccably maintained executive home. Open arrangement lends for entertaining. Custom home with lovely amenities including granite and siltstone countertops, new hardwood flooring in dining living and den, travertine in kitchen and breakfast. Three gas fireplaces, newly painted interior walls...

07/05/2015 by eParisExtra
Annual Tour de Paris

Annual Tour de Paris

The 2015 annual Tour de Paris bicycle rally will be held on Saturday, July 18th beginning at the Love Civic Center at 8am. Online registration will end on Friday, July 17th at 3pm.  Registration resumes at the Civic Center from 5pm – 8pm on Friday, July 17th and beginning at 6am on...

07/05/2015 by eParisExtra
Four Bedroom Home on Pine Mill

Four Bedroom Home on Pine Mill

Almost new home in Reno! Huge master bedroom with garden tub in bath, split bedrooms, and more! New appliances and beautiful floors. Out back you have a privacy fence with a salt water in ground pool! North Lamar ISD. $148,900.   ...

07/04/2015 by eParisExtra
Continuing Education in July at PJC includes Important Changes in Medical Coding

Continuing Education in July at PJC includes Important Changes in Medical Coding

Medical coding changes mandated by the federal government will be addressed in a class offered by the Paris Junior College Continuing Education Department in July. Diagnostic coding across all health care will change to ICD-10-CM and to ICD-10-PCS for inpatient procedural reporting for...

07/04/2015 by eParisExtra
Two Bedroom Home on 64+ Acres

Two Bedroom Home on 64+ Acres

WELL BUILT HOME, METAL ROOF, LARGE OAK TREES, LARGE STORAGE BLDG, LARGE BARN, POND, FENCED. Prairiland ISD. $199,900 [Click on photo] ...

07/03/2015 by eParisExtra
City Offices and Sanitation Department Closed on Friday

City Offices and Sanitation Department Closed on Friday

All city of Paris offices are closed on Friday, July 3rd for the Independence Day holiday. The City of Paris Sanitation Department will NOT pick up trash on Friday, July 3rd.  The Compost Site will NOT be open Friday, July 3rd or Saturday, July 4th. Our regular trash collection schedule will...

07/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Warns of Phone Scam

Lamar County Sheriff Warns of Phone Scam

The Lamar County Sheriff’s Office has received reports of calls being made to local residents from a company portraying themselves as the US Department of Grants. The caller will advise you that you qualify for a $9,700 grant and in order to receive the money you will need to send them 2%...

07/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Third Slow Roll to be held on July 17th

Third Slow Roll to be held on July 17th

The third “Slow Roll” will be held on July 17th on the eve of the Tour de Paris.  Riders will meet at 6:15pm at the Love Civic Center Pavilion, located at 2025 S. Collegiate Drive. Slow Roll is a leisurely five mile bike ride that was started by incoming Paris High School freshman,...

07/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Friday, July 3, 2015

Obituaries for Friday, July 3, 2015

Bonnie Ruth Majors Coker, 88, of Greenwood, Arkansas, formerly of Paris went to be with her Heavenly Father on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. Fry-Gibbs Funeral Home of Paris will direct services. Visitation will be Thursday, July 2, 2015 from 7:00-8:00 pm at Fry-Gibbs and service will be at Fry-Gibbs...

07/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Monday Last Day to Register for Kids College at PJC

Monday Last Day to Register for Kids College at PJC

Parents looking for a smart way to keep their children learning this summer have until the end of Monday to register for Kids College at Paris Junior College. Designed for those in grades K-5th, the fun classes are July 13-16, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. In addition to the regular classes, the...

07/03/2015 by eParisExtra
PEDC Holds Special Called Meeting on Tuesday

PEDC Holds Special Called Meeting on Tuesday

The Paris Economic Development Corporation will be holding a Special Called Meeting on Tuesday, July 7th at 4pm.  This will be the first meeting with new board members Richard Manning and Ray Banks. The PEDC Board will be electing new Officers on Tuesday. The board will also discuss and...

07/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Four people were booked into the Lamar County Jail on July 2, 2015. Clowers, William, Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family Violence Johnson, Jimmy Wayne, Deadly Conduct; Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family Violence Lindsey, Justin Case, Failure to Attend School Jimerson, Corey Wayne, Contempt of...

07/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Four Bedroom in Powderly on 17 Acres

Four Bedroom in Powderly on 17 Acres

A rare find! Look at this adorable country setting with a 3/2 house, 2 car attached carport, 30 x 40 shop and 30 x 20 studio apartment all on 17 wooded acres! You will love the open floor plan with rock accents inside and out. The living has a rock fireplace that coordinated with the rock on...

07/02/2015 by eParisExtra
NE Texas Auto Theft Task Force Tips to Protect Vehicles During July’s Watch Your Car Month

NE Texas Auto Theft Task Force Tips to Protect Vehicles During July’s Watch Your Car Month

What is important to you? Is it your family, home, pets, money, security or other possessions? Did you know that if your vehicle is stolen or burglarized, all those things can also be threatened? In other words, crimes against a vehicle may be only the first in a string of criminal acts. In...

07/02/2015 by eParisExtra
Fireworks Safety Tips

Fireworks Safety Tips

According to the National Council on Fireworks Safety, the following safety tips should always be followed when using fireworks. Obey all local laws regarding the use of fireworks. Know your fireworks; read the cautionary labels and performance descriptions before igniting. A responsible adult...

07/02/2015 by eParisExtra
Ali Burress Still Missing

Ali Burress Still Missing

Authorities continue to search for Ali Burress, 28, who has been missing since approximately 1:30am on Monday morning. Burress called 911 to report that she had crashed her car near a cornfield but she didn’t know where she was. Her car was located on Monday near County Road 14850 in...

07/02/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Optimist Sends Eight Teams to State Tournaments

Paris Optimist Sends Eight Teams to State Tournaments

The Paris Optimist Club has never had eight teams going to the State Play Offs.  This is a new record for the Paris Optimist Club. T-Ball American to Sulphur Springs to play State Regional July 4. Coach Pitch National  to Texarkana to play State Regional July 4 9U going to Center on July...

07/02/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings on 7/1/15

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings on 7/1/15

Eight people were booked into the Lamar County Jail on July 1, 2015. Bowden, Carlos Wayne, Jr., Public Intoxication; Consume on Premises Prohibited; Fail to Identify Fugitive Intent Give False Info Nicholson, Stephen Andrew, Criminal Trespass Price, James Earl, Theft...

07/02/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Thursday, July 2, 2015

Obituaries for Thursday, July 2, 2015

Ariella Nicole Stogsdill, infant daughter of Blake & Jenna Gifford Stogsdill, passed away Friday, June 26, 2015, at Paris Regional Medical Center. Bright-Holland Funeral Home has scheduled graveside services for 11:00 a.m. Thursday, July 2, 2015, at Evergreen Cemetery with Rev. Ramona Hill...

07/02/2015 by eParisExtra