Trail de Paris boasts new yoga park, painted trashcans
Trail de Paris boasts new yoga park, painted trashcans

Trail de Paris boasts new yoga park, painted trashcans

Trail de Paris has some new amenities to help improve health and catch the eye while keeping it clean...click to read more.

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PISD approves alternative high school
PISD approves alternative high school

PISD approves alternative high school

Paris independent School District will begin next year with a new, alternative high school program...click to read more.

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Weekend ceremony at Pat Mayse Lake marks boys’ transition from Cub Scouts to Boy Scouts
Weekend ceremony at Pat Mayse Lake marks boys’ transition from Cub Scouts to Boy Scouts

Weekend ceremony at Pat Mayse Lake marks boys’ transition from Cub Scouts to Boy Scouts

About a dozen Webelos Scouts gathered after dark at Camp Kiwanis on the banks of Pat Mayse Lake last weekend to observe the boys’ passage from Cub Scouts to Boy Scouts...click to read more...click to read more.

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PISD eyes program that would offer free breakfast, lunch to all students
PISD eyes program that would offer free breakfast, lunch to all students

PISD eyes program that would offer free breakfast, lunch to all students

The Paris Independent School District is weighing a federal program that would mean free breakfast and lunch for all students...click to read more.

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Paris police investigate two weekend motor vehicle accidents
Paris police investigate two weekend motor vehicle accidents

Paris police investigate two weekend motor vehicle accidents

Paris police responded to two motor vehicle accidents Saturday night...click to read more.

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The Panthers offense too much for Liberty Eylau in 14-0 rout

The Panthers offense too much for Liberty Eylau in 14-0 rout

The Panthers shut the door early on Liberty Eylau , capturing a 14-0 victory on Tuesday. With eight runs in the first three innings, the Panthers left no doubt about the eventual outcome. A two-run…

Panther Sports

North Lamar Pantherette Varsity drubs Liberty-Eylau, 13-3

North Lamar Pantherette Varsity drubs Liberty-Eylau, 13-3

Liberty-Eylau didn’t stand a chance on Tuesday, as the North Lamar Pantherettes captured a blowout 13-3 win in six innings. North Lamar Pantherette Varsity scored six runs in the third on a three-run home run…

Real Estate

4 Bedroom in NLISD

4 Bedroom in NLISD

IMMACULATE 4 BR IN NLSD. OPEN FLOOR PLAN. SPLIT MASTER. TILE IN LIVING AREA WITH MOSAIC DESIGN IN LIVING ROOM.  GAS LOGS.  JETTED GARDEN TUB WITH SEPARATE SHOWER. NICE WALK-IN CLOSET IN MASTER BR. BEAUTIFULLY…

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Lamar County Spring Trash-Off this Saturday

Lamar County Spring Trash-Off this Saturday

It’s that time of year once again! Step away from your calendar, you didn’t forget a holiday (though, just in case you did, Easter is on Sunday!). Rather, it’s time to get up, get dressed…

Downtown Paris

Easter Egg Fun at the Maxey House

Easter Egg Fun at the Maxey House

Bring your children to the Maxey House on Saturday, April 19th from 9am – noon.  Paris Main Street is hosting “Easter Egg Fun” at the Maxey House. This free event is for children and their families…

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Lamar County Sheriff Department Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Department Bookings

Trigg, Kanavis Tramond, MAN/DEL CS PG 2 or 2-A >=4G Rucker, Adrian Lynn, Fail to Give Fugitive Intent; Give False Info Davis, Stafford Dewayne, Jr., BS/Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family Member Medrano, Joseph Martin, BS/Criminal…

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Lake Crook Park Supporters to Organize

Lake Crook Park Supporters to Organize

The ongoing discussion and debate of how to fully utilize and improve Lake Crook has led supporters of a Lake Crook Park to organize. The first meeting of “Friends of Lake Crook Park” will be held Tuesday, April…

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Paris Police Arrests 4/16/14

Paris Police Arrests 4/16/14

Armstrong, Dominic Alline, 24, Unsafe Backing; Fail to Maintain; Fail to Display Driver’s Biglake, Billy Wayne, 52, Assault Class A Dillard, Brittney Ladawn, 24, Seat Belt Violation; Violate Promise To Hardy, Philana Antonette, 33, Defective…

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Trail de Paris boasts new yoga park, painted trashcans

Trail de Paris boasts new yoga park, painted trashcans

Trail de Paris has some new amenities to help improve health and catch the eye while keeping it clean. “One is a trashcan project, a partnership between the Friends of the Trail and the Paris…

Paris ISD

PISD weighs ‘phone doctor’ program for employees

PISD weighs ‘phone doctor’ program for employees

Paris Independent School District could pay $37,000 for a program that would allow employees to call a hotline and talk to a doctor. “For those of us who have had to go to a high-deductible…

Obituaries

Obituaries for April 17

Obituaries for April 17

Helen Darnell Burks, 84, of Paris entered into eternal rest just minutes before her 85th birthday Monday April 14, 2014 in Paris. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday April 17, 2014 at Fry-Gibbs…

Upcoming Events

Paris Biker Church Hosts Free Pancake Breakfast

Paris Biker Church Hosts Free Pancake Breakfast

The Paris Biker Church is hosting a free fellowship Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, April 19th at 8am. The breakfast will include sausage, bacon, coffee, milk or juice. After breakfast they encourage everyone to attend the…

Weather

Warm temperatures return for the weekend; chance of storms on Easter

Warm temperatures return for the weekend; chance of storms on Easter

While last weekend’s cold front brought a round of severe thunderstorms on Sunday and near freezing temperatures to start this week, the coming weekend looks to be different, yet slightly similar to last week. The…

Downtown Paris

Downtown Report for Week of April 14

Downtown Report for Week of April 14

WineFest enjoyed great weather and an excellent turn out for its 3rd year, and other downtown businesses benefitted from the droves of people unable to get a wristband for the sold out event.  The Listening…

Sports

Napier Chills Region Golf Medalists

Napier Chills Region Golf Medalists

Many of the state’s top high school golfers ran into unseasonably cold weather conditions during Monday’s opening round of the Region 2-3A Championships at Pottsboro’s Tanglewood Resort.  During Tuesday’s final round, it was the icy…

Sports

Cats Drop Another 1-Run District Decision

Cats Drop Another 1-Run District Decision

The Paris Wildcats suffered their third one-run loss in district play Tuesday night when a combination of walks, lack of clutch hitting, and base-running gaffes spelled doom in a 5-4 loss to the Pittsburg Pirates…

Tech

PAX Gaming Expo Comes to Texas in January 2015

PAX Gaming Expo Comes to Texas in January 2015

Gamers in Texas who want to share their passion with a crowd of like-minded individuals have had a few limiting options to do so in the past. There’s QuakeCon in Dallas, which is mainly focused…

North Lamar

2014-2015 Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten Registrations in Progress at North Lamar ISD

2014-2015 Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten Registrations in Progress at North Lamar ISD

Kindergarten and pre-kindergarten registration for students planning to enroll at North Lamar Independent School District for the 2014-2015 school year are now in progress through April 30 from 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.  Parents are…

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Lamar County Sheriff Department Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Department Bookings

Smith, Corey T, CPF/Fail to Maintain Fin Resp Phillips, Jessica Cheyenne, MTR/MAN DEL CS PG 1 >=1G Drug Free Zone Lewis, Lee W, Driving While Intoxicated Homsey, Christopher Dane, BS/DWI 3rd or More Trigg, Kanavis…

Upcoming Events

Second “Walk with a Doc” Thursday night at Dragon Park

Second “Walk with a Doc” Thursday night at Dragon Park

The Lamar Delta County Medical Society will host another “Walk With a Doc” on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 6 pm at Dragon Park behind Paris Junior College (across from the Love Civic Center). Walkers will enjoy…

Obituaries

Obituaries for April 16th

Obituaries for April 16th

Helen Darnell Burks, 84, of Paris entered into eternal rest just minutes before her 85th birthday Monday April 14, 2014 in Paris. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday April 17, 2014 at…

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Paris Police Arrests 4/15

Paris Police Arrests 4/15

Allen, Brenda Kaye, 34, Disorderly Bell, Demarcus Montral, 40, Public Intoxication; Fail to Fail to Identify Refused Evans, Cary Don, 59, Fail to Display Driver’s; Fail to Maintain Lewis, Lee W, Driving While Parrish, Patricia…

Real Estate

4 Bedroom/ 4 Bath Home in The Hills

4 Bedroom/ 4 Bath Home in The Hills

Immaculate home in The Hills! Large master suite with private bath. Separate shower and jet tub, two walk in closets. Open living with gas fireplace. Kitchen features double oven and propane cook top, walk in…

Pets

eParisExtra.com Pets of the Week

eParisExtra.com Pets of the Week

This is Cassidy, aka Cassie. She is a little girl that is full of energy! Cassie has been in the shelter way to long . She is a sweet little girl that lives life to…

Paris ISD

PISD approves alternative high school

PISD approves alternative high school

Paris independent School District will begin next year with a new, alternative high school program. “There is a need,” Superintendent Paul Jones said. “Some kids just don’t fit in a traditional high school environment. There…