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Chet Hilyer Named Interim Veteran Services Officer - Paris Texas News

Chet Hilyer Named Interim Veteran Services Officer

Lamar County Courthouse Lamar County Commissioners named Chet Hilyer as interim Veteran Services Officer on Monday, following Rhonda Roger’s dismissal one week ago. Chet Hilyer, who...

08/20/2014 by eParisExtra

Paris ISD Hosts county-wide assembly for educators

Paris ISD Hosts county-wide assembly for educators - Paris Texas News

LaDonna Gatlin 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,...

08/20/2014 by eParisExtra

Plans for New Downtown Public Restroom Underway

Plans for New Downtown Public Restroom Underway - Paris Texas News

Part of the  First United Methodist Church (FUMC) new Park Project includes a public, handicap-accessible restroom for the  downtown area.  The location of the restroom will be on the North West side of Park, currently the parking lot of FUMC. The Paris Main Street Board is working...

08/17/2014 by eParisExtra

World renowned Christian educator, missionary and speaker to be in Paris on August 28

World renowned Christian educator, missionary and speaker to be in Paris on August 28 - Paris Texas News

For I determined to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ, and Him crucified. – 1 Corinthians 2:2 Margaret Ashmore (Photo from www.margaretashmore.com) Those are the first words at the top of Margaret Ashmore‘s website and are the words that she conducts her life by —...

08/16/2014 by Josh Allen

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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 Courthouse 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...

08/20/2014 by eParisExtra

Zachary Chavez Simmons Indicted

Zachary Chavez Simmons Indicted

  Zachary Simmons 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...

08/20/2014 by eParisExtra

Hearing for Man Accused on Murder Rescheduled

Hearing for Man Accused on Murder Rescheduled

David Scott Powell, 34 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...

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

LaDonna Gatlin 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,...

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 Courthouse 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,...

08/19/2014 by eParisExtra

Lamar County Sheriff Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Bookings

Eleven people were booked into the Lamar County Jail on Monday, August 18th. Those inmates include: Cole, Jay Bailey, Fail to Idenfity Fugitive from justice; Speeding; Display Expired License plates; Assault (Physical Contact) White, Gregory James, Public Intoxication Blount, Derrick Maurice,...

08/19/2014 by eParisExtra

Obituaries for August 19, 2014

Obituaries for August 19, 2014

JAMES ‘BAD BRAD’ BRISCOE, 43, of Paris, fought his final battle and entered into eternal peace on Sunday August 17, 2014. His friends and family will gather to honor and remember his life at 11:00 a.m. Thursday August 21, 2014 in the chapel of Starrett Funeral Home with Rev. Chad Lamb...

08/19/2014 by eParisExtra

Paris Police Arrests 8/18/14

Paris Police Arrests 8/18/14

Bowen-Bailey, Sequoyah Trey, 18, Theft Property>=$50<$500 Chelius, Paul David, 32, Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or more Harmon, Janice Marie, 30, Theft Property>=$50<$500 Jones, Bobby Allen, 55, Assault Fam/House Member Morgan, Darion Kalente, 32, Forgery Financial (3 counts) ...

08/19/2014 by eParisExtra

All New After School Program at Texas Tumbling & Trampoline

All New After School Program at Texas Tumbling & Trampoline

Texas Tumbling and Trampoline is excited to announce it’s new after school kids program featuring pick up from area schools. Sign up today by calling 903-739-9140.   ...

08/18/2014 by eParisExtra

Special Commissioners Court on Tuesday Morning to Discuss Hiring of New Veterans Service Officer

Special Commissioners Court on Tuesday Morning to Discuss Hiring of New Veterans Service Officer

Lamar County Judge Chuck Superville A Special Meeting of the Lamar County Commissioners’ Court will be held on Tuesday, August 19th  9:00 a.m., in the Commissioners’ Courtroom located on the first floor of the Lamar County Courthouse, 119 North Main Street, Paris, Texas, at which time...

08/18/2014 by eParisExtra

Lamar County Sheriff Weekend Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Weekend Bookings

The Lamar County Sheriff Department booked 31 inmates into the Lamar County Jail over the weekend. Limbock, Corey Ray, Bench Warrant/Burglary of Building; MTAG/Burglary of Building; MTAG/Forgery of Financial Instrument White, Danny Glenn, Driving While Intoxicated Simpson, Lucas Earl, CAPIAS...

08/18/2014 by eParisExtra

Paris Police Weekend Arrests

Paris Police Weekend Arrests

The Paris PD arrested 20 people over the weekend. Those arrested include: Akers, Janet Horton, 53, Assault; Disorderly Bozarth, David James, 22, Fail to Signal/Lane Crittenden, Clement, 47, Fail to Display Driver’s Fletcher, John Roy, 34, Theft Property>=$500<$1500 (2 counts) Goss,...

08/18/2014 by eParisExtra

Obituaries for Monday, August 18th

Obituaries for Monday, August 18th

Mildred Irene Plott Nance, 93, of Reno, passed away Sunday, August 17, 2014, at Heritage House of Paris. Bright-Holland Funeral Home has scheduled graveside services for 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19th, at Evergreen Cemetery with Rev. P. R. Byers officiating, and a special message will be given by...

08/18/2014 by eParisExtra

Xzact Therapy and Aquatics Grand Opening

Xzact Therapy and Aquatics Grand Opening

Don’t miss this Saturday’s Grand Opening of Xzact Therapy and Aquatics.  Located at 1675 NE Loop 286, Xzact Therapy and Aquatics is a state of the art facility offering Physical Therapy and Aquatic Therapy to Paris and surrounding communities. We strive to have Xzactly the therapy...

08/18/2014 by eParisExtra

Three Bedroom in Brownwood Village

Three Bedroom in Brownwood Village

Brownwood Village! 3bed, 2.5 bath with office. Lots of tile and wood flooring, split master, large fenced backyard with covered patio and deck. NLISD. $149,950. ...

08/17/2014 by eParisExtra

The Mid-Term Elections Start Here

The Mid-Term Elections Start Here

Russ Towers “Under the Red Hat!” If you are going to talk about the elections, who is running, when to vote, and even where, then there is only one place to get all of those answers and that is at the County Elections Administrator’s Office in the Courthouse Annex building (old Post...

08/17/2014 by eParisExtra

First PJC DragonFest launches Sept. 6

First PJC DragonFest launches Sept. 6

Paris Junior College is hosting the first annual DragonFest to bring the community together for a fun filled day on campus September 6th. A 5K fun run and one-mile walk starting from the PJC campus will kick off events at 8:00 a.m. Other activities include a car and motorcycle show, ice cream...

08/17/2014 by eParisExtra

Plans for New Downtown Public Restroom Underway

Plans for New Downtown Public Restroom Underway

Part of the  First United Methodist Church (FUMC) new Park Project includes a public, handicap-accessible restroom for the  downtown area.  The location of the restroom will be on the North West side of Park, currently the parking lot of FUMC. The Paris Main Street Board is working...

08/17/2014 by eParisExtra

Spend or invest? New thoughts on an age-old dilemma

Spend or invest? New thoughts on an age-old dilemma

Thomas A. Callaway, CRPC®Financial Advisor |Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. A familiar experience for many Americans is that as fast as money comes in, it goes out the door again in pursuit of the next “must have” purchase. Such spending habits can take a toll on plans to build up...

08/17/2014 by eParisExtra

Sun Valley For Sale

Sun Valley For Sale

63.5 Ac (mol) 3 Tracts vacant land. 11-10-117SF 11- Main House 2939SF w/ 600 SF garage. Custom cabinets W/ sub zero Refridgerator – 4 bedrooms 3 baths. 2nd home 1940 SF A frame house commercial liquor store. 7800 SF , beer store 1710 SF w/ gas pumps. multiple storeage...

08/16/2014 by eParisExtra