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Will the Election Impact Markets and Investments? - Paris Texas News

Will the Election Impact Markets and Investments?

What drives the stock market? Quite often, it is fundamental factors such as the strength of the economy and its impact on corporate profits. At other times it is affected, at least in the short...

2 hours ago by eparisextra.com
Red River Valley Fair to opens on Tuesday

Red River Valley Fair to opens on Tuesday

The annual Red River Valley Fair will open on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 and runs through Saturday, October 1. The carnival rides are open daily from 6 – 11 p.m. Tues-Thurs. and from 6 pm-midnight on Friday.  On Saturday, the carnival will be open from 11 a.m.- midnight. The fair...

2 hours ago by eparisextra.com
Paris High School AP Scholars set new record

Paris High School AP Scholars set new record

Paris High School students from the combined classes of 2016 and 2017 have set the record for the largest number of AP Scholars in the history of Paris High School. The results of the exams they took in May 2016 have earned an unprecedented 27 AP Scholar Awards. Among Paris High School’s AP...

4 hours ago by eparisextra.com
Minecraft: Education Edition brings Minecraft to the classroom

Minecraft: Education Edition brings Minecraft to the classroom

Continuing the trend of using computer technology in fun and interesting ways to teach children, the ever-popular Minecraft is getting a version made specifically for the classroom. Minecraft: Education Edition is launching on November 1st. Minecraft: Education Edition was originally tested by...

09/24/2016 by eparisextra.com

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Will the Election Impact Markets and Investments?

Will the Election Impact Markets and Investments?

What drives the stock market? Quite often, it is fundamental factors such as the strength of the economy and its impact on corporate profits. At other times it is affected, at least in the short term, by external factors that can upend investor expectations and drive markets in a positive or...

2 hours ago by eparisextra.com
Red River Valley Fair to opens on Tuesday

Red River Valley Fair to opens on Tuesday

The annual Red River Valley Fair will open on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 and runs through Saturday, October 1. The carnival rides are open daily from 6 – 11 p.m. Tues-Thurs. and from 6 pm-midnight on Friday.  On Saturday, the carnival will be open from 11 a.m.- midnight. The fair...

2 hours ago by eparisextra.com
Ratcliffe votes to halt the president’s ransom payments to Iran

Ratcliffe votes to halt the president’s ransom payments to Iran

From the office of:  Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) voted this week to permanently prohibit the U.S. from making ransom payments or cash payments to Iran. The Prohibiting Future Ransom Payments to Iran Act (H.R. 5931), which passed in the House, clearly establishes that the Obama administration...

3 hours ago by eparisextra.com
Governor Abbott Statement On Texas’ Intention To Withdraw From Refugee Resettlement Program

Governor Abbott Statement On Texas’ Intention To Withdraw From Refugee Resettlement Program

Decision Comes After Requests By Texas For Federal Government To Ensure Refugees Pose No Security Threat The State of Texas today sent a letter to the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) giving official notice of its intention to withdraw from the federal refugee resettlement program should...

3 hours ago by eparisextra.com
Paris High School AP Scholars set new record

Paris High School AP Scholars set new record

Paris High School students from the combined classes of 2016 and 2017 have set the record for the largest number of AP Scholars in the history of Paris High School. The results of the exams they took in May 2016 have earned an unprecedented 27 AP Scholar Awards. Among Paris High School’s AP...

4 hours ago by eparisextra.com
Executive home in a small neighborhood

Executive home in a small neighborhood

This Executive 4/2.5 home is on 1/2 acre in a small neighborhood near schools and the hospital. Granite counter tops in this large kitchen with a nice size island really make you want to stay in and cook. This beautiful home has 2 living areas with a split master arrangement. The nice size deck...

09/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Minecraft: Education Edition brings Minecraft to the classroom

Minecraft: Education Edition brings Minecraft to the classroom

Continuing the trend of using computer technology in fun and interesting ways to teach children, the ever-popular Minecraft is getting a version made specifically for the classroom. Minecraft: Education Edition is launching on November 1st. Minecraft: Education Edition was originally tested by...

09/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
TxDOT Offers Free Child Car Seat Inspections To Save Young Lives

TxDOT Offers Free Child Car Seat Inspections To Save Young Lives

With 3 out of 4 child car seats improperly installed, the Texas Department of Transportation encourages all caregivers to make an appointment for a free inspection at the agency’s 25 statewide district offices. TxDOT reminds all Texans that properly restraining their children while riding in...

09/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Humane Association adoption event today

Lamar County Humane Association adoption event today

The Lamar County Humane Association will have its weekly adoption drive today at Petco from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Petco is located at 3900 Lamar Ave. Paris, TX. There will be a lot of dogs who are looking for their forever home, all they need is a chance. #adoptapet #LCHA ...

09/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
PISD receives donation from First Federal Community Bank

PISD receives donation from First Federal Community Bank

First Federal Community Bank presented the Paris Independent School District with a check in the amount of $2,904 from their Paris Wildcat Debit Card Program. Through the program, First Federal began offering Wildcat Debit Cards in 2011 and thanks to their customers’ use of the card, First...

09/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
6 of 6 TEA Distinctions Awarded to Aaron Parker Elementary

6 of 6 TEA Distinctions Awarded to Aaron Parker Elementary

Students from Aaron Parker Elementary who were tested during the 2015-2016 school year stand below a banner that now hangs in front of the rock school located in Powderly, Texas.  The North Lamar ISD campus that houses around 240 students met six out of six of the Texas Educations Agency’s...

09/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Fully updated home near Paris Golf & Country Club

Fully updated home near Paris Golf & Country Club

Serene 33 acre farm of pure bliss! 3 bed, 3 bath, one half bath. Formal dining, 2 living areas, 2 fireplaces, office, gourmet kitchen with custom cabinetry and island, all fully updated and ready for entertainment.  All bedrooms are large enough to fit king sized beds. Livestock barn, 2 ponds,...

09/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Turn of the century home in PISD

Turn of the century home in PISD

Turn of the century charmer, large 3 bedroom turn of the century home with over 2200 square feet, large corner lot with lots of large trees. Roof replaced recently, screened in front porch. Butler ‘s pantry in breakfast room and banquet seating. Seller has pulled down most of the old...

09/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Vance Gilbert live at That Guy's Coffee House Saturday

Vance Gilbert live at That Guy's Coffee House Saturday

Vance Gilbert Will Perform At That Guy’s Coffee On Saturday Vance Gilbert burst onto the singer/songwriter scene in the early 90’s when buzz started spreading in the folk clubs of Boston about an ex-multicultural arts teacher who was knocking ’em dead at open mics. Born and...

09/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Southern Gospel Celebration Concerts tonight and tomorrow night

Southern Gospel Celebration Concerts tonight and tomorrow night

The Southern Gospel Music Association of Texas is bringing their Southern Gospel Celebration Concerts to Paris, TX on September 23 and 24. The concerts will be held at the Love Civic Center featuring The Bowling Family on Friday night and Rudy Gatlin of the Gatlin Brothers on Saturday...

09/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
LMAO Comedy Club presents Steve Hirst Saturday night

LMAO Comedy Club presents Steve Hirst Saturday night

LMAO COMEDY CLUB PARIS PRESENTS COMEDIAN STEVE HIRST Comedian Steve Hirst will perform live at the LMAO Comedy Club in Paris, TX. on Saturday night.  Hirst comes all the way from Manchester England.  Hirst performs his crowd pleasing act on American stages nationwide. Steve’s unique...

09/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris ISD to get new vans

Paris ISD to get new vans

At the last Paris Independent School District Board of Trustee meeting the board approved to purchase two new vans for its Lamar County Head Start program. The bid was won by Everett Toyota of Paris.  “The vans are being purchased through our Head Start grant for our Lamar County Head...

09/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Oktoberfest is almost here - see what's in store

Oktoberfest is almost here - see what's in store

Paris Oktoberfest is almost here.  This is the first time for the event in Paris, TX. and patrons will have the opportunity to experience German foods, beer, shopping and entertainment and more. The Brat Haus will be on hand and serving up Bratwursts, Sauerkraut, Latkes, pretzels, and to top...

09/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
James Edgar Dunn

James Edgar Dunn

James Edgar Dunn, 69 of Paris, passed away Tuesday, September 20, 2016. A graveside service will be held Saturday, September 24, 2016 at Brackeen Cemetery at 3 p.m.. with Rev. Eugene Adams officiating. The family will receive friends on Friday evening from 7 – 8 p.m. at Fry-Gibbs...

09/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
City of Reno will be spraying for mosquitoes today

City of Reno will be spraying for mosquitoes today

The Lamar County Health Department in partnership with the City of Reno will be spraying neighborhoods again to help control mosquitoes starting today, Friday September 23, 2016. The chemical used is not harmful to people or pets; however, it is a pesticide chemical and people should minimize...

09/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris JV vs. Argyle Photo Gallery

Paris JV vs. Argyle Photo Gallery

Photos courtesy of Tony Corso Images. ...

09/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Crime Stoppers need your help

Lamar County Crime Stoppers need your help

The Paris Police Department needs your help in identifying the person or persons responsible for breaking into two tractors and stealing electronic equipment on or about August 26, 2016. If you have information as to who took the electronics or where the items may be now, you are urged to...

09/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Texas Night Out coming together

Texas Night Out coming together

After many weeks of preparation the Texas Night Out Event is coming together. “So many businesses and individuals have sponsored bicycles that we are about to reach our goal of three hundred bicycles,” said Paris Police Officer David Whitaker.  “Special thanks to Walmart for...

09/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Texas DPS to honor Trooper Nichols with memorial dedication

Texas DPS to honor Trooper Nichols with memorial dedication

On Saturday, September 24, 2016 the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will hold a memorial dedication ceremony at the DPS Office in Paris in honor of Trooper Jeffrey Nichols.  Trooper Nichols was killed in the line of duty on March 26, 2016. Various law enforcement and local officials as...

09/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County students selected for Rep. Ratcliffe’s Congressional Student Leadership Program

Lamar County students selected for Rep. Ratcliffe’s Congressional Student Leadership Program

Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) selected five students from Lamar County to participate in his newly launched Congressional Student Leadership Program (CSLP). The students join 86 total high schoolers from across the 18 counties in Texas’ 4th District who are participating in the CSLP for the...

09/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Pynes Auto Sales joins the Lamar County Chamber

Pynes Auto Sales joins the Lamar County Chamber

Pynes Auto Sales recently joined the Lamar County Chamber of Commerce and celebrated their ribbon cutting. Pynes Auto Sales is located at 3330 N.E. Loop 286 and open 9 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Open 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Saturday.  Closed on Sunday. Pynes is owned and...

09/23/2016 by eparisextra.com