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One injured after truck crashes into building - Paris Texas News

One injured after truck crashes into building

A truck crashed into the building that houses On-Call Home Health, Paris Glam, Super Tan and other businesses on N. Collegiate today between 12-1 p.m., after leaving the roadway and hitting two...

08/22/2014 by Josh Allen

PEDC Back on the Agenda for City Council Meeting Monday Night

PEDC Back on the Agenda for City Council Meeting Monday Night - Paris Texas News

The Paris City Council meets in regular session on Monday, August 25th at 5:30pm. There are several items on the agenda dealing with the Paris Economic Development Corporation (PEDC) and the completed “forensic audit” investigation. The Council will consider setting a date and...

08/22/2014 by eParisExtra

Clerking Under the Red Hat

Clerking Under the Red Hat - Paris Texas News

Two clerks running for election this fall come under the red hat. Kathy Marlowe is the incumbent County Clerk and is running uncontested for re-election to the position that she has held for 24 years now. Shawntel Golden is currently the Chief Deputy District Clerk and is running uncontested...

08/21/2014 by eParisExtra

Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week

Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week - Paris Texas News

Sometime between 6 P.M. and 7:45 P.M. on August 13, 2014, an unknown subject stole a purse from a vehicle that was parked in the parking lot at 3535 Lamar Ave. The purse contained identifications of the owner along with several credit cards, cash, a checkbook, and an iphone-5 Cell phone. The...

08/21/2014 by eParisExtra

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.92 Acres on SE Loop 286

.92 Acres on SE Loop 286

CURRENTLY ZONED OFFICE BUT SELLER WILL CONSIDER ZONING FOR BUYER ‘S USE. PROPERTY TO BE PLATTED AND SURVEYED PRIOR TO CLOSING. ADDRESS REPORTED IS ESTIMATED AS THE ACTUAL ADDRESS HAS NOT BEEN ASSIGNED BEING A VACANT LOT.  $100,000. PARIS ISD. ...

08/22/2014 by eParisExtra

One injured after truck crashes into building

One injured after truck crashes into building

A truck crashed into the building that houses On-Call Home Health, Paris Glam, Super Tan and other businesses on N. Collegiate today between 12-1 p.m., after leaving the roadway and hitting two parked cars. At the time of the wreck, emergency personnel at the scene said that it was unclear...

08/22/2014 by Josh Allen

An example of brilliant video game marketing: P.T.

An example of brilliant video game marketing: P.T.

Last week’s instance of the annual Gamescom trade show in Cologne, Germany was host to a dump truck of exciting announcements in the video game world. It was your standard fair of a deluge of video game promotional media: trailers, demos and screenshots. With so many games vying for...

08/22/2014 by eParisExtra

North Lamar Outdoor Program Gives Away Trailer

North Lamar Outdoor Program Gives Away Trailer

Kevin Woods, center, won a trailer from Stone Middle School’s Outdoor Education program.  The trailer was donated to the school program by Maxey Trailer Manufacturing.  Pictured with Woods are Outdoor Education instructor, David Pasternak (left) and Charles Jones (right), Chief Sales and...

08/22/2014 by eParisExtra

PEDC Back on the Agenda for City Council Meeting Monday Night

PEDC Back on the Agenda for City Council Meeting Monday Night

The Paris City Council meets in regular session on Monday, August 25th at 5:30pm. There are several items on the agenda dealing with the Paris Economic Development Corporation (PEDC) and the completed “forensic audit” investigation. The Council will consider setting a date and...

08/22/2014 by eParisExtra

Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings

Eight people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 10:05 am on 8/21 and 3:21 am on 8/22. Ashford, Shelly Kay, Public Intoxication w/3 Prior Convictions Parrish, Patricia, POSS CS PG 3<28G; Possession of Dangerous Drug Birch, Wayne Alan, MTR/DWI 3rd or More Dawson, Rodrick Dontay,...

08/22/2014 by eParisExtra

Obituaries for Friday, August 22, 2014

Obituaries for Friday, August 22, 2014

Tommy D. Jones, 82, of Paris, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at his home while surrounded by his family. Services are scheduled for 4:00 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23rd, at Bright-Holland Funeral Home with Dr. Michael Gentry & Rev. Wayne Sweely officiating. Burial will follow in Camp Shed...

08/22/2014 by eParisExtra

Free Yoga Class On Trail Saturday Morning

Free Yoga Class On Trail Saturday Morning

There will be another free yoga class at the new yoga park on the Trail de Paris on Saturday, August 23, at 8am. The yoga park is located at the trail and 12th street. The 45 minute Hatha yoga class is free and is being taught by local yoga instructor Jenny Wilson. Ms. Wilson is a certified...

08/22/2014 by eParisExtra

Paris Police Arrests on August 21st

Paris Police Arrests on August 21st

Twelve people were arrested yesterday, August 21st. Those arrested include: Ashford, Shelly Kay, 49, Public Intoxication w/3 prior Barron, Tess Renea, 43, Theft Property<$1500 2/more Birch, Wayne A. 72, Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or more Butler, Linda Katherine, 48, Fail to Maintain; Fail...

08/22/2014 by eParisExtra

Clerking Under the Red Hat

Clerking Under the Red Hat

Two clerks running for election this fall come under the red hat. Kathy Marlowe is the incumbent County Clerk and is running uncontested for re-election to the position that she has held for 24 years now. Shawntel Golden is currently the Chief Deputy District Clerk and is running uncontested...

08/21/2014 by eParisExtra

Xzact Therapy & Aquatics Opens in Paris

Xzact Therapy & Aquatics Opens in Paris

Xzact Physical Therapy & Aquatics is opening in Paris at 1675 NE Loop 286, next to Salas Minor Emergency. A Lamar County Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting is scheduled for Friday, August 22nd from 11:30am-noon. And there will be an Open House from noon until 6pm for the public to meet...

08/21/2014 by eParisExtra

Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week

Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week

Sometime between 6 P.M. and 7:45 P.M. on August 13, 2014, an unknown subject stole a purse from a vehicle that was parked in the parking lot at 3535 Lamar Ave. The purse contained identifications of the owner along with several credit cards, cash, a checkbook, and an iphone-5 Cell phone. The...

08/21/2014 by eParisExtra

Single Vehicle Accident Sends Six to Hospital

Single Vehicle Accident Sends Six to Hospital

Last night, Wednesday, August 20th, a single vehicle accident on County Road 26900 sent six people to the hospital. A truck carrying six people went off the roadway and was found on its side against a tree. Two of the passengers were careflighted and the other four were taken to the Paris...

08/21/2014 by eParisExtra

Paris Police Arrests on 8/20/14

Paris Police Arrests on 8/20/14

Covey, Kenda Leann, Fail to Maintain Workman, Sherrie Nicole, Public Intoxication ...

08/21/2014 by eParisExtra

Lamar County Sheriff Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Bookings

Covey, Kenda Leann, Driving while Intoxicated; Driving w/License Invalid w/o fin res Gardner, Adam, Burglary of Building Corsey, Stephen D. Burglary of Building Hall, Charod Monyae, MTAG- Indecent Exposure Risinger, Jimmy Darel, CPF/Proof of Financial Responsibility (2 counts); Theft...

08/21/2014 by eParisExtra

Three Bedroom in Morningside

Three Bedroom in Morningside

Executive home in Morningside Addition. 3 bedrooms, 2 baths. Pretty entry way, formal living and dining. Large family room featuring fire place, new scraped wood flooring leading into gameroom with wet bar. Sunroom for morning coffee. Cooks delight kitchen featuring new granite counter tops,...

08/20/2014 by eParisExtra

eParisExtra.com Pets of the Week

eParisExtra.com Pets of the Week

This is Hamilton, he is a 3 to 5 year old long haired chihuahua. Hamilton is a little shy at first but loves to be held & petted. He grits along with most other dogs. Hamilton is waiting at the Paris shelter for a new home, please go by and meet him today!   Cat of the week is  Jazzy...

08/20/2014 by eParisExtra

Chet Hilyer Named Interim Veteran Services Officer

Chet Hilyer Named Interim Veteran Services Officer

Lamar County Commissioners named Chet Hilyer as interim Veteran Services Officer on Monday, following Rhonda Roger’s dismissal one week ago. Chet Hilyer, who retired as veteran services officer three years ago, will resume his former role until the Commissioner’s Court can hire a...

08/20/2014 by eParisExtra

Zachary Chavez Simmons Indicted

Zachary Chavez Simmons Indicted

  23 year old Zachary Chavez Simmons, of Paris has been indicted for the robbery of Swaim’s Hardware. Mr. Simmons was arrested on July 31, 2014 at about 10:00 A.M.  on a warrant charging him with aggravated robbery. The warrant stemmed from the investigation of the January 18th...

08/20/2014 by eParisExtra

Hearing for Man Accused of Murder Rescheduled

Hearing for Man Accused of Murder Rescheduled

A pre-trial hearing for David Scott Powell, 34, that was scheduled for yesterday morning, Tuesday, August 19th, has been postponed until next month. Powell was arrested back in March of 2014 for the murder of his father. David Wayne Powell, 54, was found deceased on a shop floor on the 6500...

08/20/2014 by eParisExtra

Lamar County Sheriff Department Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Department Bookings

Jones, Bobby Allen, Assault Fam/House Member Impede Breath Johnson, Allison Rana, Motion to Adjudication Guilt Cabler, Christopher Wayne, Bond Surrender Theft Property<$1500 2/more Rosson, Rodney Earl, MAN DEL CS PG 1>-1G<4G (2 counts) Smith, Kathyrne Anastasia, Assault Causes Bodily...

08/20/2014 by eParisExtra

Obituaries for Wednesday, August 20

Obituaries for Wednesday, August 20

GERTRUDE ORLEAN TAYLOR MARSHALL, 91, fell asleep at Paris Regional Medical Center, and awakened in the presence of her Lord and Savior on Monday August 18, 2014. Starrett Funeral Home will conduct graveside rites at 10:00 a.m. Friday August 22, 2014 at Meadowbrook Gardens, with Rev. Sam Evers...

08/20/2014 by eParisExtra

Paris ISD Hosts county-wide assembly for educators

Paris ISD Hosts county-wide assembly for educators

Musician, author and motivational speaker, LaDonna Gatlin, was the guest speaker at a county wide assembly for public school instructional staff this morning, August 20 in the auditorium at Paris Junior High School. Sister of the legendary Gatlin Brothers country music group, she knows...

08/20/2014 by eParisExtra

Paris Police Arrests 8/19/14

Paris Police Arrests 8/19/14

The Paris PD arrested two people on Tuesday. Both were arrested on burglary charges. Coursey, Stephen, 24, Burglary of Building Gardneer, Adam, 18, Burglary of Building ...

08/20/2014 by eParisExtra

Custom Three Bedroom Home with Acreage

Custom Three Bedroom Home with Acreage

GORGEOUS CUSTOM HOME ON SMALL ACREAGE NEAR PARIS. SPACIOUS WORK ISLAND KITCHEN. CUSTOM CABINETRY AND SLAB GRANITE TOPS. OPEN KITCHEN, NOOK & HEARTH ROOM WITH OPEN VIEWS. 20FT LIVING ROOM CEILINGS, PRIVATE STUDY, SEPARATE MEDIA ROOM.EXTENSIVE MARBLE TILE FLOORING, CROWN MOLDING &...

08/19/2014 by eParisExtra

Lamar County Grand Jury indictments from August 2014

Lamar County Grand Jury indictments from August 2014

Lamar County Grand Jury indictments from August 14, 2014. ANDREWS, MARKEITH- Poss with Intent to Distribute > 4G but < 200G BEAMON, DABREY DESHONG- Delivery of a Simulated Substance. BLACK, MITZI- Poss of Controlled Substance < 1G in a Drug Free Zone BOWMAN, TERI- Forgery; Poss...

08/19/2014 by eParisExtra