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Nearly $100,000 in Casino Winnings Reported Stolen

Paris Police Officers responded to a burglary of a residence in the 2800 block of Stillhouse Road at 4:08 P.M. on Saturday, December 20, 2014 where it was reported that someone had stolen a large...

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Police Looking For Suspect that Abducted A Woman in Paris

Police Looking For Suspect that Abducted A Woman in Paris

A 37 year old female advised Paris Police that she had been abducted at about 3:00 A.M. on December 20, 2014. The victim stated that she was walking in the 2900 block of E Cherry Street when she was struck by an unknown object. The victim stated that the unknown male asked her if she was ok...

1 hour ago by eParisExtra
Crimestoppers Crime of the Week-Burglary of Motor Vehicle

Crimestoppers Crime of the Week-Burglary of Motor Vehicle

On Wednesday, December 10, 2014, Paris Police responded to a burglary of a motor vehicle at Cunningham Equipment in the 2200 block of Church Street. The unknown suspect or suspects stole numerous hand power tools and mechanic tools from a work truck that was parked behind the building. The...

12/20/2014 by eParisExtra
Two Local Restaurants Closing

Two Local Restaurants Closing

Two Paris restaurants, Bois d’Arc and Paris Grille, announced this week that they will be closing their doors. Bois D’Arc, an upscale restaurant in downtown Paris will serve brunch on Sunday, December 28th as their final service. A statement on their Facebook page read in part,...

12/19/2014 by eParisExtra

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Nearly $100,000 in Casino Winnings Reported Stolen

Nearly $100,000 in Casino Winnings Reported Stolen

Paris Police Officers responded to a burglary of a residence in the 2800 block of Stillhouse Road at 4:08 P.M. on Saturday, December 20, 2014 where it was reported that someone had stolen a large amount of cash. The victim advised officers that he had won over $100,000 from the casino over the...

57 minutes ago by eParisExtra
Man Who Tries to Evade Police Arrested with Narcotics

Man Who Tries to Evade Police Arrested with Narcotics

Paris Police arrested 28 year old James David Hendrix, of Paris, in the 1000 block of SE 10th Street at about 1:05 A.M. on December 21, 2014. Officers heard and observed a small red vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed in a residential neighborhood. When officers attempted to stop the...

1 hour ago by eParisExtra
Police Looking For Suspect that Abducted A Woman in Paris

Police Looking For Suspect that Abducted A Woman in Paris

A 37 year old female advised Paris Police that she had been abducted at about 3:00 A.M. on December 20, 2014. The victim stated that she was walking in the 2900 block of E Cherry Street when she was struck by an unknown object. The victim stated that the unknown male asked her if she was ok...

1 hour ago by eParisExtra
Paris PD Weekend Arrests

Paris PD Weekend Arrests

Over the past 72 hour weekend ending at midnight on December 21, 2014, Paris Police responded to 262 calls for service, while arresting 27 persons   Aragon, Jillian Kay, 34, Theft Property>=$50<$500; Running Stop Sign; Violate Promise To Ashford, Shelly Kay, 49, Public Intoxication...

1 hour ago by eParisExtra
Check Out This Year End Financial Checklist

Check Out This Year End Financial Checklist

As 2014 draws to a close, you may want to look back on the progress you’ve made this past year in various areas of your life — and that certainly includes progress toward your financial goals. At the same time, you may want to make some end-of-year moves that can close out 2014 on a...

3 hours ago by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Weekend Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Weekend Inmate Bookings

Twenty-eight individuals were booked into the Lamar County Jail over the weekend. Fuller, Gerald Wayne, Violation of Parole Anderson, Robin Lee, Theft Property>=$1500<$20K Briggle, Jessica Marie, Forgery Financial Instrument; MTAG-Theft Property>=$50<$500 Walker, Erica Nichole,...

3 hours ago by eParisExtra
Everett Elementary Ends Semester with Christmas Program

Everett Elementary Ends Semester with Christmas Program

Everett Elementary 3rd graders presented a Christmas program, directed by music teacher Courtney Glover, to parents, grandparents and guests Friday morning before being dismissed at 1:30 p.m. for the holiday break.  Principal Carey Malone and students, Rhett Bestul and Lane Ausmus, read...

3 hours ago by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Sunday, December 21

Obituaries for Sunday, December 21

Annie Lois Sims of Powderly, Texas, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, December 18, 2014.  The family will receive friends from 4-6 p.m. on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at the funeral home.  Funeral services are set for 11:00 a.m. on Monday, December 22, 2014 at...

12/21/2014 by eParisExtra
Home With Acreage in Blossom

Home With Acreage in Blossom

Luxury and convenience in this recent construction metal and rock home on 3.8 acres. What a great family home with 4 bedrooms, 4 full baths, den / game room, loft and more! You won ‘t believe the custom cabinetry, slab granite, stainless appliances, oversized bedrooms with walk in closets...

12/21/2014 by eParisExtra
NL National Honor Society Makes Donation to Food Pantry

NL National Honor Society Makes Donation to Food Pantry

The National Honor Society at North Lamar High School presented $600 they earned from the Miss Snowflake Pageant to Chuck Burton of the Downtown Food Pantry. The pageant, which takes place during school hours, is a humorous contest where high school guys enter to compete in both an evening gown...

12/21/2014 by eParisExtra
 Parker Students Ride the Polar Express

Parker Students Ride the Polar Express

Tickets for the Polar Express were in hand for Parker Elementary second graders Gracie Armstrong, Courtney Berry, Cameron Baker, Colton McFatridge, Weston Milam, Ryder Anderson, and Serenity Ralson.  In pajamas and riding the Paris Trolley in intervals throughout the day on Tuesday, students...

12/21/2014 by eParisExtra
Beautiful Four Bedroom in Wellington Point

Beautiful Four Bedroom in Wellington Point

PERFECT BLEND of casual yet elegant living. Two story with 4 BR plus BONUS ROOM . Dramatic 2 story foyer and family room exposed stairway.New hardwood flooring and new roof in 2012 Granite kitchen countertop plus 5 burner gas cooktop with electric oven. Handsome split master suite downstairs....

12/20/2014 by eParisExtra
NL Superintendent Reads Christmas Favorite

NL Superintendent Reads Christmas Favorite

The last day of the fall semester, North Lamar ISD Superintendent John McCullough visited Holly Blackmon’s Early Education class at Higgins Elementary and read them ‘Night before Christmas’.  Gathered around him are Kaleb Edelhauser, LaTasha Holloway, Shyan Teakell, Jeremy Worrall,...

12/20/2014 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Saturday, December 20, 2014

Obituaries for Saturday, December 20, 2014

Donald Wayne McDowell, 58, of Paris, passed away at his home Friday, December 19, 2014. Services are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 21st, at Bright-Holland Funeral Home with Rev. Tiny Freelen & Pastor Kelly Collins officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Hill Cemetery. The family...

12/20/2014 by eParisExtra
Crimestoppers Crime of the Week-Burglary of Motor Vehicle

Crimestoppers Crime of the Week-Burglary of Motor Vehicle

On Wednesday, December 10, 2014, Paris Police responded to a burglary of a motor vehicle at Cunningham Equipment in the 2200 block of Church Street. The unknown suspect or suspects stole numerous hand power tools and mechanic tools from a work truck that was parked behind the building. The...

12/20/2014 by eParisExtra
Community Grant Awarded to NL schools

Community Grant Awarded to NL schools

Three campuses at North Lamar Independent School District each received a $500 check from the ExxonMobil Corporation.  North Lamar High School, Frank Stone Middle School and Aaron Parker Elementary School were awarded grants to be used to help enhance math and science education.  The...

12/20/2014 by eParisExtra
NLHS Students Share Love of Reading with Elementary Students

NLHS Students Share Love of Reading with Elementary Students

Higgins kindergarten students gather around Rebekah Reed (right) as she shares her love of reading though a Christmas book.  Members of North Lamar High School’s Reading Zone Book Club visited classrooms at Higgins Elementary and Everett Elementary taking some of their favorite books to...

12/20/2014 by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom Home in Oak Creek with Pool

Three Bedroom Home in Oak Creek with Pool

OAK CREEK SPACIOUS HOME. LARGE OPEN FLOOR PLAN WITH 2 LIVING AREAS, BEAUTIFUL LIGHT FIXTURES AND FANS, POOL, SUN ROOM, LARGE LAUNDRY AND STORAGE BUILDING. Paris ISD. $139,900.   ...

12/19/2014 by eParisExtra
Annual 'Spirit of Giving' is on Saturday

Annual "Spirit of Giving" is on Saturday

The First United Methodist Church’s “Spirit of Giving” is an annual Community Christmas Party held each year the Saturday before Christmas. This year’s event will be held at the Courthouse parking Lot and begins at 11am. The parking lost will be transformed into a...

12/19/2014 by eParisExtra
Two Local Restaurants Closing

Two Local Restaurants Closing

Two Paris restaurants, Bois d’Arc and Paris Grille, announced this week that they will be closing their doors. Bois D’Arc, an upscale restaurant in downtown Paris will serve brunch on Sunday, December 28th as their final service. A statement on their Facebook page read in part,...

12/19/2014 by eParisExtra
Congressman-elect Ratcliffe Selects Jason Ross as District Director

Congressman-elect Ratcliffe Selects Jason Ross as District Director

Congressman-elect John Ratcliffe has selected Jason Ross to be his District Director.  Mr. Ross, a Rockwall County native, will manage Ratcliffe’s district operation across the 18 counties of the 4th Congressional District.  Ross brings impressive credentials to the position along with a...

12/19/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris Junior High School students bring home UIL medals

Paris Junior High School students bring home UIL medals

Paris Junior High School competed in the Fall Invitational UIL academic meet and brought home 40 awards. Winners include: Art Memory (grade 7): 1st, Taylor White; 2nd, Sydney Walter; 3rd, Brittni Leigh; (grade 8) 1st, Rhea Tabora; 3rd, Evelyn Brown; 6th, Alyssa Penny.  Calculator Applications...

12/19/2014 by eParisExtra
Man Seen Stumbling Around Collegiate Drive Found with Narcotics

Man Seen Stumbling Around Collegiate Drive Found with Narcotics

37 year old Daniel Wayne Cato, of Paris, was arrested at 12:36 P.M. on Thursday, December 18th, 2014 in the 100 block of N Collegiate Drive. Officers responded to an intoxicated person and observed Cato stumbling and appreared to be on some type of narcotic. Cato was allegedly found to be in...

12/19/2014 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Friday, December 19 2014

Obituaries for Friday, December 19 2014

Glenda Fern Rumbo, 83, of Paris, passed away Sunday, December 14, 2014, at Heritage House of Paris Healthcare Center.  Bright-Holland Funeral Home has scheduled funeral services for 2:00 pm, Monday, December 22, 2014 at First Baptist Church—Paris with Reverend Ken Cannon officiating. ...

12/19/2014 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Inmate Bookings 12/18/14

Lamar County Inmate Bookings 12/18/14

Five people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 7:06am and 9:23 pm on 12/18/14. McKinight, Tavita Yohura, Viol Bond/Protective Order (2 counts); Agg Assault Date/Family/House w/ Weapon Wright, Stephanie Dorene, POSS CS PG 1<1G Drug Free Zone; POSs CS PG 3< 28G Drug Free Zone (2...

12/19/2014 by eParisExtra
PJC freshman rises to regional leadership challenge

PJC freshman rises to regional leadership challenge

Though he is not yet eligible to hold an office with the Student Government Association at Paris Junior College, freshman Arron Newman found himself taking on the role of SGA Region III secretary at a recent meeting in Tyler, Texas. “He presided as Secretary at the last minute, and he...

12/19/2014 by eParisExtra