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Cats Make Quick Work of Pittsburg, 78-35

The 5th-ranked Paris Wildcats exploded for a 15-0 lead at Pittsburg Tuesday night before the Pirates finally found their side of the scoreboard with their first points midway through the first...

41 minutes ago by Tim Taylor
Plans Underway for 100th Anniversary of 1916 Fire

Plans Underway for 100th Anniversary of 1916 Fire

Mark your calendars for Monday March 21, 2016 at noon and plan to be in downtown for the commemorative event marking the 100th anniversary of the Fire of 1916 in downtown Paris Texas. Be prepared: All the square parking will be blocked beginning in the early morning and continuing to around 2...

60 minutes ago by eParisExtra
Construction Worker Killed

Construction Worker Killed

Geno Ethan Allen, 26, of Paris, has been arrested in the death of 21 year old construction worker Christian Castro. Castro was working on a construction site at Bonham and 33rd Street NW when he was allegedly struck and killed by Allen on Tuesday morning.  Allen was allegedly intoxicated. A...

02/10/2016 by eParisExtra
The PCT Off Plaza Play 'Love Letters' opens this Thursday, February 11th

The PCT Off Plaza Play "Love Letters" opens this Thursday, February 11th

This Off-Plaza production is going to be totally different and totally cool. The show will be held at 1st Street Studio, located at 14 1st St SE. The atmosphere will be relaxed and inviting, so bring your favorite sweetheart or a group of close friends. Thursday, Friday and Saturday showing...

02/09/2016 by eParisExtra

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PRMC Job Fair on February 15th

PRMC Job Fair on February 15th

PRMC Job Fair on February 15th from 4pm-7pm at Lewis Hall (the North Campus Hospital). ...

35 minutes ago by eParisExtra
Ladycats End Season with Overtime Loss

Ladycats End Season with Overtime Loss

The Paris Ladycats took Pittsburg to overtime Tuesday on the Lady Pirates’ Senior Night, but a season-long habit of poor ball-handling and excessive fouls derailed their chances of ending the 2015-16 season on a winning note. Pittsburg (2-8 in District 15-4A) beat Paris (0-10), 66-63, which...

38 minutes ago by eParisExtra
Cats Make Quick Work of Pittsburg, 78-35

Cats Make Quick Work of Pittsburg, 78-35

The 5th-ranked Paris Wildcats exploded for a 15-0 lead at Pittsburg Tuesday night before the Pirates finally found their side of the scoreboard with their first points midway through the first quarter. Unfazed, the Cats responded with a 3-point play and 18-2 lead when a lone Pirate fan urged on...

41 minutes ago by Tim Taylor
Deport Fire & Rescue Fundraiser on Saturday, February 20th

Deport Fire & Rescue Fundraiser on Saturday, February 20th

Deport Fire & Rescue will hold a fund raiser on Saturday, February 20th beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the Deport Elementary School Cafeteria on Church St. in Deport. There will be hamburgers and hot dogs with all the trimmings, home cooked beans and potato salad, desserts and drinks. In...

45 minutes ago by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff's Office Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff's Office Inmate Bookings

Just three people were booked into the Lamar County Jail on February 10, 2016. Langston, Jerica Renee, CPF/No Driver’s License (when unlicensed) Carsner, Cody Joseph, Poss Marijuana<2oz Clark, Deirk John, MAN DEL CS PG 1>=1G<4G; Poss Marijuana<2oz; Violation of Parole ...

54 minutes ago by eParisExtra
Plans Underway for 100th Anniversary of 1916 Fire

Plans Underway for 100th Anniversary of 1916 Fire

Mark your calendars for Monday March 21, 2016 at noon and plan to be in downtown for the commemorative event marking the 100th anniversary of the Fire of 1916 in downtown Paris Texas. Be prepared: All the square parking will be blocked beginning in the early morning and continuing to around 2...

60 minutes ago by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Thursday, February 11, 2016

Obituaries for Thursday, February 11, 2016

Allen Thomas (Tom) Hartliep went to heaven in the arms of Jesus on February 10, 2016. Tom was born February 6, 1932, the last of 7 children to Edwin Mercell Hartliep and Gladys Green Hartliep in Quimby Iowa.  He attended Quimby Elementary School. He graduated from  Aurelia  High School in...

1 hour ago by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrest Report for 2/10/16

Paris PD Arrest Report for 2/10/16

Paris Police responded to 102 calls for service and arrested 6 persons on February 10, 2016.  The adults arrested include: Carsner, Cody Joseph, 18, Possession Marijuana<2oz Clark, Deirk John, 37, MAN DEL CS PG 1>=1G<4G; Possession Marijuana<2oz; Parole Violation Warrant Frazier,...

1 hour ago by eParisExtra
Paris Man Arrested with Methamphetamine and Marijuana

Paris Man Arrested with Methamphetamine and Marijuana

Paris Police stopped a vehicle in the 700 block of E. Price Street after the vehicle was observed swerving and failing to give a signal of intent to turn at several intersections. The driver, 37 year old Deirk John Clark, of Paris, was found to have an outstanding parole warrant. Clark was...

1 hour ago by eParisExtra
STEAM Expo

STEAM Expo

Paris Junior High School and Crockett Intermediate School students recently competed in a Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM) Expo.  This innovative alternative to a typical science fair gives students the opportunity to exhibit and be rewarded for accomplishments in STEAM...

02/10/2016 by eParisExtra
NL Boys Lose to Sunnvale, Defeat Chapel Hill

NL Boys Lose to Sunnvale, Defeat Chapel Hill

On Friday night, the Panthers would take the pitch in a rematch against Sunnyvale. Earlier in the year, NL easily defeated this opponent and expected to do so again. On a night that coach Aaron Welch summarized by saying his team never really came out of the locker room, NL would lose the...

02/10/2016 by eParisExtra
NL Girls Defeat Liberty-Eylau

NL Girls Defeat Liberty-Eylau

The North Lamar Pantherettes travelled to Liberty-Eylau on Friday night looking to extend their two-game winning streak. Coach Duanna Ewell’s adjustments to the lineup seem to have brought a stability and confidence to the team. The Pantherettes were poised for an offensive explosion and...

02/10/2016 by eParisExtra
Paris Junior High School Choir Students Earn Medals at Contest

Paris Junior High School Choir Students Earn Medals at Contest

Twelve Paris Junior High School choir students won gold medals for superior ratings and excellent ratings at the UIL Choir Solo & Ensemble Contest at Greenville Middle School on January 30. Photographed (from left) on the front row are  Isabella Garrard, Amanda Blouin, Hailey Woolsey,...

02/10/2016 by eParisExtra
North Lamar UIL Cross-Examination Debate Team Advances to State

North Lamar UIL Cross-Examination Debate Team Advances to State

Four North Lamar students will compete at the State Cross-Examination Debate Tournament to be held on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin in March. The North Lamar Debate Team swept the first four places at the UIL District 15 AAAA Cross-Examination Debate Tournament on Tuesday. ...

02/10/2016 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff's Office Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff's Office Inmate Bookings

Eleven people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 1:36 am on 2/9/16 and 1:25 am on 2/10/16. Whitsell, Charles Victor, Public Intoxication Russ, Jimmy Scott, Theft Property>=$50<$500 Ingram, Zachary Bryan, Poss Marijuana<2oz Miller, Quentin Stevens, Poss...

02/10/2016 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Wednesday, February 9, 2016

Obituaries for Wednesday, February 9, 2016

Timothy “Tim” Blake McNeal, 44, of Blossom, passed away Monday, February 8, 2016 at Paris Regional Medical Center. Services are scheduled for 10:00 am, Thursday, February 11, 2016 with Pastor Shay Bills and Reverend Chris Kelley officiating. Burial will follow in Union Grove Cemetery in...

02/10/2016 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 2/9/16

Paris PD Arrests on 2/9/16

Paris Police responded to 96 calls for service and arrested 5 persons on February 9, 2016. The adults arrested include: Allen, Geno Ethan, 26, Intoxication Manslaughter; Intoxication Assault W/Vehicle Foster, James Dustin, 24, Driving W/License Invalid Preston, Michael Dontrail, 40, POSS CS PG...

02/10/2016 by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom Home in Reno

Three Bedroom Home in Reno

Updated 3/2 with bonus room on .51 acres in Twin Lakes. Recent paint, flooring, stainless appliances, gutters and more. Large living, formal dining and kitchen with breakfast area are at the heart of this home. The living has vaulted ceilings, lots of natural light throughout, large utility...

02/10/2016 by eParisExtra
eParisExtra.com Pets of the Week

eParisExtra.com Pets of the Week

This is Elle, she is shy girl until she gets out of her kennel  Elle loves to play with squeaky toys! She is a 8 week old Lab mix that will probably make a pretty large dog. She is friendly and sweet and a staff & volunteer favorite!   Come adopt Elle at the Paris Animal Shelter...

02/10/2016 by eParisExtra
Construction Worker Killed

Construction Worker Killed

Geno Ethan Allen, 26, of Paris, has been arrested in the death of 21 year old construction worker Christian Castro. Castro was working on a construction site at Bonham and 33rd Street NW when he was allegedly struck and killed by Allen on Tuesday morning.  Allen was allegedly intoxicated. A...

02/10/2016 by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom Home in Wellington Point

Three Bedroom Home in Wellington Point

Welcome Home! Beginning with the well landscaped yard and covered front porch, this built home on large corner lot in Wellington Point invites you to come in and stay awhile. Enter into the spacious living area featuring tall ceilings and wander into the den overlooking the pool and continue...

02/09/2016 by eParisExtra
New ATM Installed at the Love Civic Center

New ATM Installed at the Love Civic Center

The new Lamar National Bank ATM has been installed at the Love Civic Center. Ken Higdon, President/CEO of the Chamber, wrote in an announcement, “This will be a great convenience to the many events which use the Love Civic Center during the year. We want to thank Lamar National Bank for...

02/09/2016 by eParisExtra
New Hope Center Looking for 50 Gallon Barrels

New Hope Center Looking for 50 Gallon Barrels

The New Hope Center is looking for clean 50 gallon barrels to be used for sorting bins in their new Thrift Store. Please drop them by the center at 450 4th Street SW, Paris , or call 903-783-0353. ...

02/09/2016 by eParisExtra
Maxey Vintage Valentine Social

Maxey Vintage Valentine Social

Enjoy an afternoon out with your new fling, old flame, best friend, or family at the “Maxey Vintage Valentine Social” on Saturday, February 13th, from 1 to 4 p.m. Valentine’s Day has been celebrated for over a century now, with valentine cards becoming popular during the Victorian era, as...

02/09/2016 by eParisExtra
Main Street Advisory Board Looking for Board Member

Main Street Advisory Board Looking for Board Member

The Main Street Advisory Board is currently taking applications to replace board member Harriet Wilson who resigned. Those interested can apply online at  http://www.paristexas.gov/forms.aspx?fid=69  or they can come by the City Hall Annex located at 150 SE 1st Street and pick up an...

02/09/2016 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff's Office Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff's Office Inmate Bookings

Nine people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 9:56 am on 2/8/16 and 2:58 am on 2/9/16. Kincaid, Daniel Alexander, POSS CS PG 3<28G McCoin, John Thomas, MTR/Unl Restraint Haley, Jimmy William Cas, MTR-Possession Marijuana<2oz; MTR-Driving While Intoxicated; MTR/Poss...

02/09/2016 by eParisExtra