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Aldi Grocery and Wendy’s Coming to Paris

In 2015 Paris will see the opening of an Aldi grocery store and a Wendy’s restaurant. Aldi will be located in the old Hasting’s building in the Paris Town Center.  City Manager John Godwin...

1 hour ago by eParisExtra
'Polly the Food Snob' Book Signing at Olive Paris

"Polly the Food Snob" Book Signing at Olive Paris

A book signing for “Polly The Food Snob Meets Olive Paris” is scheduled for Saturday, November 29, from noon until 7:00 at Olive Paris, located at 115 S. Main Street in downtown Paris, Texas. “This is my second cookbook,” says Polly Holladay, “and this time the...

11/23/2014 by eParisExtra
Antique Fair nets $8,000 for downtown restrooms

Antique Fair nets $8,000 for downtown restrooms

(L to R) Greg Wilson, PDA President, Melissa Gordon PDA Board Member, Missy Starnes, Main Street Board Member, Kari Daniel, PDA Board Member, Glee Emmitt,  Main Street Board Member, Janet Green, Paris Antique Fair founder The Paris Downtown Association (PDA) has donated the proceeds of the...

11/23/2014 by eParisExtra
'Songs of the Season'

"Songs of the Season"

The annual choir concert “Songs of the Seasons” presented by the Paris Community Theatre and Paris Community Choir is Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 7:30pm at East Paris Baptist Church. Featured choirs include the Paris Community Choir, the Parish High School Chorale, and the North...

11/22/2014 by eParisExtra

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12th Annual 'Tree of Angels'

12th Annual "Tree of Angels"

The 12th annual “Tree of Angels” will be Thursday, December 4th at 6:30pm at Central Presbyterian Church. The “Tree of Angels” ceremony is held for all crime victims, families, friends, and ALL people against violent crime in our communities. Central Presbyterian Church...

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Aldi Grocery and Wendy’s Coming to Paris

Aldi Grocery and Wendy’s Coming to Paris

In 2015 Paris will see the opening of an Aldi grocery store and a Wendy’s restaurant. Aldi will be located in the old Hasting’s building in the Paris Town Center.  City Manager John Godwin said the grocery chain is hoping to open in April 2015. “It’s a chain that’s expanding and they...

1 hour ago by eParisExtra
Tips to Prevent Vehicle Theft During the Holidays

Tips to Prevent Vehicle Theft During the Holidays

The holiday season is upon us!  And just as you prepare for Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and visiting the malls and shopping centers, thieves are preparing to shop, too . . . . . in your vehicle! The Texas Auto Burglary and Theft Prevention Authority (ABTPA), a division of the Texas Department...

1 hour ago by eParisExtra
Four Bedroom House in Paris

Four Bedroom House in Paris

A perfect family home with separate formal dining room, beautiful brick fireplace in living room, screened in porch for the summer evenings and an in ground swimming pool! Paris ISD. $110,000. ...

11/23/2014 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Crime Stoppers 'Crime of the Week'

Lamar County Crime Stoppers "Crime of the Week"

The Reno Police Department is asking for assistance from the community in locating a stolen camper (pictured right). On Wednesday November 12th, 2014 Reno Police took a report of a camper being removed from a local rental storage facility in Reno after the owner of the camper found the lock...

11/23/2014 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Sunday, November 23, 2014

Obituaries for Sunday, November 23, 2014

Myra Faye Cochran (Sue) Smith, 90, of Paris passed away Thursday, November 20, 2014 at her residence. She was born on August 27, 1924 in Taylortown, Texas a daughter of Wiley and Norah Graham Cochran. Mrs. Cochran accepted Christ as a young girl and was a homemaker. She loved to garden and...

11/23/2014 by eParisExtra
Valerie Ann Copeland Arrested on Narcotics Warrant

Valerie Ann Copeland Arrested on Narcotics Warrant

29 year old Valerie Ann Copeland, of Paris, was arrested on a warrant at about 10:24 P.M. on  Thursday, November 20, 2014 at her residence in the 1000 block of NE 11th Street. The warrant stemmed from an investigation that began in October when Copeland was involved in a sale of narcotics....

11/23/2014 by eParisExtra
Man Arrested on Outstanding Drug Warrant After Car Accident

Man Arrested on Outstanding Drug Warrant After Car Accident

On Thursday, November 20th at about 6:08pm, David Charles Cekalske, 28, of Blossom was arrested on a Tarrant County warrant charging him with possession of a controlled substance. Cekalske was involved in an accident in the 3800 block of Lamar Ave when officers learned of the warrant....

11/23/2014 by eParisExtra
'Polly the Food Snob' Book Signing at Olive Paris

"Polly the Food Snob" Book Signing at Olive Paris

A book signing for “Polly The Food Snob Meets Olive Paris” is scheduled for Saturday, November 29, from noon until 7:00 at Olive Paris, located at 115 S. Main Street in downtown Paris, Texas. “This is my second cookbook,” says Polly Holladay, “and this time the...

11/23/2014 by eParisExtra
Antique Fair nets $8,000 for downtown restrooms

Antique Fair nets $8,000 for downtown restrooms

(L to R) Greg Wilson, PDA President, Melissa Gordon PDA Board Member, Missy Starnes, Main Street Board Member, Kari Daniel, PDA Board Member, Glee Emmitt,  Main Street Board Member, Janet Green, Paris Antique Fair founder The Paris Downtown Association (PDA) has donated the proceeds of the...

11/23/2014 by eParisExtra
'Songs of the Season'

"Songs of the Season"

The annual choir concert “Songs of the Seasons” presented by the Paris Community Theatre and Paris Community Choir is Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 7:30pm at East Paris Baptist Church. Featured choirs include the Paris Community Choir, the Parish High School Chorale, and the North...

11/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Powderly Community Thanksgiving Feast

Powderly Community Thanksgiving Feast

A free Thanksgiving Feast will be served on Thanksgiving Day, November 27th from 11am-1pm at the Aaron Parker Elementary Cafeteria in Powderly. This free meal, music and fellowship is sponsored by the Community of Powderly and surrounding area churches. ...

11/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris Wildcats Defeat Sanger in Area Round Playoffs

Paris Wildcats Defeat Sanger in Area Round Playoffs

(Photo by Adam Routon)Quez Allen breaks up the middle for a 79 yard touchdown run Friday night. Denison – For the second week in a row, the Paris Wildcats jumped on their opponent early. Last week, Paris shocked the seventh-ranked Van Vandals and this week it was the Sanger Indians....

11/22/2014 by Greg Higgins
Local Garden Club Meets on North Lamar Campus

Local Garden Club Meets on North Lamar Campus

North Lamar High School Floral Design and Horticulture instructor, Jennifer Clark, had members of the Green Thumb Garden Club meet in her classroom for their November meeting.  Clark showed the garden club members what her students use to make wreaths, corsages and arrangements.  The club,...

11/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Central Presbyterian Day School's Christmas with Santa

Central Presbyterian Day School's Christmas with Santa

The 10th annual Christmas with Santa fundraiser is set for 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, December 7th, at Central Presbyterian Day School. Activities include food, games, holiday crafts, carolers, carriage rides and a silent auction. Photographer Larry McGee will be on site to take pictures with Santa...

11/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris Lakes Medical Center breaks ground; Click for photos

Paris Lakes Medical Center breaks ground; Click for photos

After years in the making and a constant wonder surrounding the proposed new development on Paris’ southeast Loop, citizens are now seeing some movement, as the project is beginning the initial phases of construction, and it appears that the years of work to get to to this point have paid...

11/22/2014 by Josh Allen
Wildcats Win to continue playoff advance

Wildcats Win to continue playoff advance

Wildcats make their entrance … (Photo for eParisExtra by Bill Higgins) Paris Wildcats beat Sanger last night in Denison 28-16.  They will now play Liberty Eylau in the next round of the playoffs.  More to follow. ...

11/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Christmas in Fair Park

Christmas in Fair Park

The 25th Annual “Christmas in Fair Park” will be December 5th and 6th at the Lamar County Fairgrounds. The event features four building of holiday décor, arts and craft, gifts, food concessions and children’s entertainment. There will also be pictures with Santa in the...

11/21/2014 by eParisExtra
Citizens Police Academy Class of 2014 Graduates

Citizens Police Academy Class of 2014 Graduates

After 10 weeks of study and interaction with officers of the Paris Police Department, 23 citizens completed the 7th Citizens Police Academy held since 2009. Beginning on September 16th, the students attended weekly classes held on Tuesday evenings from 6 to 9 PM. During the course, students...

11/21/2014 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings

Thirteen people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between  on 9:29am on November 20th and 1:12am on November 21, 2014. Jones, Eric Lyles, MAN DEL CS PG 1<1G Drug Free Zone Lane, Laquilla, Theft Property<$1500 2/more previous convictions Lahman, Cassidy Lynn, BS/Fail to Identify...

11/21/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris Rotary Clubs Unite for Service

Paris Rotary Clubs Unite for Service

The Monday and Friday Rotary Clubs in Paris have merged into one club to be known as the Rotary Club of Paris United, which will meet on Mondays. Rotary International is a service organization committed to local and international community needs.  With its motto of, “Service Above Self,”...

11/21/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Arrests on 11/20/14

Paris Police Arrests on 11/20/14

Cekalske, David Charles, 28, POSS CS PG 1>=4G<200G Collins, Bradley Dion, 39, Driving W/License Invalid; Violate Promise To Copeland, Valerie Ann, 29, MAN DEL CS PG 1>=1G<4G; Fail to Maintain; Fail to Display Driver’s Gill, Jordan Dale, 23, Seat Belt Violation Lane, Orson...

11/21/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Makes Donation to UNICEF

North Lamar Makes Donation to UNICEF

Members of the National Elementary Honor Society (NEHS) at Bailey Intermediate School raised $1,000 by Trick-or-Treating for UNICEF. Officers showing their contribution are Jillian Jones (secretary), Landry Fleming (treasurer) and Brooke Sloan (vice president).  Not pictured is Bailey Scott...

11/21/2014 by eParisExtra
Aikin Elementary students talk with National Turkey Federation in Washington D.C.

Aikin Elementary students talk with National Turkey Federation in Washington D.C.

Damon Wells, Vice-President of Government Affairs for the National Turkey Federation, recently talked to Aikin students in a FaceTime video chat. Wells, a Paris native and 1994 graduate of Paris High School, discussed Thanksgiving traditions involving turkeys with the students. Wells will take...

11/21/2014 by eParisExtra
Four Bedroom Home in Morningside.

Four Bedroom Home in Morningside.

SITTING PRETTY IN MORNINGSIDE ADDITION! NICE CURB APPEAL AWAITS IN THIS CUSTOM BUILT HOME WITH INGROUND POOL AND 19X28 METAL SHOP HEATED & COOLED AND 1/2 BATH. NEUTRAL PALLET THRU OUT HOME, LIGHT AND AIRY, FORMAL DINING, SPLIT MASTER, DUAL VANITIES, JETTED TUB, SEPERATE SHOWER, LARGE WALK...

11/20/2014 by eParisExtra
Boy Scouts of Troop 11 participate in 'Operation Christmas Child'

Boy Scouts of Troop 11 participate in "Operation Christmas Child"

From left: Kris Kirby, Sam Creamer, Jacob Mathis, Nathan Jones,Seated: Paxton Roden and Steven Beggs The Boy Scouts of Troop 11 are doing their part to help fill a need this Christmas season by filling shoe boxes for “Operation Christmas Child”. These boxes are being collected this...

11/20/2014 by Josh Allen