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Paris Police Vehicle Involved in Crash

At 5:14 PM yesterday, two police units were dispatched to a fight in progress at the intersection of SE 17th and Clarksville Street. Both units were responding with emergency lights and siren...

07/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Powerboat Grand Prix Drag Boat Races

Paris Powerboat Grand Prix Drag Boat Races

The first annual Paris Powerboat Grand Prix Drag Boat Races is coming to Lamar County August 21 – August 23, 2015. The event will be held at Lake Crook and is sponsored by  the Lamar County Chamber of Commerce. Gates open at 8:00 AM and the admission fee is $15 per day, Kids under 12...

07/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Livingston's Night at the Museum

Livingston's Night at the Museum

The Sam Bell Maxey House will be hosting “Livingston’s Night at the Museum” on Friday, August 7, 2015. Livingston the Lion, a stuffed animal from the late 1800s, is hosting a sleepover for your stuffed animal, doll, or action figure on the night of Friday, August 7 at the Sam...

07/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Christian Sims Indicted on Murder Charge

Christian Sims Indicted on Murder Charge

After three hearings to determine competency and certification as an adult, 17-year-old Christian Sims was indicted by a grand jury on Monday. Sims, who is accused in the murder of his grandmother, Annie Sims, must now stand trial in the 6th Judicial Court. Per Texas law, press members are not...

07/27/2015 by Josh Allen

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Four Bedroom in The Hills

Four Bedroom in The Hills

THIS IS A LOVELY HOME WITH HUGE BACKYARD, INGROUND GUNITE POOL WITH SPA AND WATERFALL. LARGE ROOM UPSTAIRS CAN BE 4TH BDR. , MEDIA OR GAMEROOM. HARDWOOD FLOORS IN MASTER BEDROOM AND DINING. TILE FLOORS IN BATHS AND HALLWAYS. MASTER SUITE IS SPLIT AND BEDROOMS FRESHLY PAINTED. VERY OPEN FLOOR...

07/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Grand jury: 25 indicted in July

Grand jury: 25 indicted in July

A Lamar County grand jury handed down indictments to twenty-five individuals for the month of July this week at the Lamar County Courthouse. According to court records, those indicted and their charges are as follows: Tara Acevedo – Burglary of a Building, Possession of Controlled...

07/30/2015 by Josh Allen
NL ISD Women's Football Clinic

NL ISD Women's Football Clinic

The North Lamar football program is holding a special “Women’s Football Clinic” on Thursday, July 30th from 6:30pm-8:30pm.  In addition to learning everything you ever wanted to know about football, women in attendance will be served great food and have a chance to win...

07/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Thursday, July 30, 2015

Obituaries for Thursday, July 30, 2015

James Robert “JR” Vanderburg, 77, passed away Thursday, July 30, 2015, at Paris Regional Medical Center. Services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 1st, at Bright-Holland Funeral Home with Rev. Robert Myre officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Chapel Cemetery. The family will...

07/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Two Local Men Arrested on Outstanding Warrants

Two Local Men Arrested on Outstanding Warrants

Officers responded to 82 calls for service and arrested 4 people during the 24 hours of July 29th, 2015. Two individuals were detained for mental evaluation at a local hospital. One individual was arrested for a credit card abuse charge and one other for an assault charge. Officers took a...

07/30/2015 by eParisExtra
More Programs for Kids at Paris Public Library in August

More Programs for Kids at Paris Public Library in August

The Paris Public Library continues its  free summer programs for kids in August. Every Wednesday at 10:30am there is “Story Time” for children ages 3-5 (must be accompanied by an adult). Activities include singing dancing, books, show-and-tell, storytelling-music, finger-plays,...

07/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Department Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Department Inmate Bookings

Eight people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 12:10am on 7/29 and 2:01am on 7/30/15. White, Danny Glenn, MTR/Driving While Intoxicated BAC>=0.15 Berry, Robert Allen, Resist Arrest, Search or Transport Willhite, Sheri Lue, False Report to Police Officer/Law Enforcement Mitchell,...

07/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 7/29/15

Paris PD Arrests on 7/29/15

Four people were arrested on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 by the Paris Police Department. The adults arrested include: Hawthorne, Dearius Grigsby, Assault Causes Bodily Injury (2 counts) Wolf, Robert Christopher, 25, Credit Card or Debit Card Abuse ...

07/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Vehicle Involved in Crash

Paris Police Vehicle Involved in Crash

At 5:14 PM yesterday, two police units were dispatched to a fight in progress at the intersection of SE 17th and Clarksville Street. Both units were responding with emergency lights and siren activated.  One police unit was approximately 2 blocks ahead of the other as both were westbound on...

07/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Pre-trial Hearings for Child Sexual Assault Suspect and Burglary Suspect

Pre-trial Hearings for Child Sexual Assault Suspect and Burglary Suspect

Juan Guerrero, 34, was in court last week for a pre-trial hearing. Guerrero, who fled to Mexico but was arrested back in March trying to re-enter the US, was indicted on charges for allegedly sexually assaulting two children who were living with him here in Paris in 2012. Guerrero is scheduled...

07/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Correction: Slow Roll to Begin at Crockett Monday Evening

Correction: Slow Roll to Begin at Crockett Monday Evening

The next “Slow Roll” will be held on Monday, August 3rd.  Riders will meet at 6:15pm at Crockett Intermediate School. Slow Roll is a leisurely five mile bike ride that was started by incoming Paris High School freshman, Sahil Prakash as part of his Project PEDAL ON. Sahil...

07/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom in Paris ISD

Three Bedroom in Paris ISD

Location, Convenience, and Move-In ready. Everything a buyer is looking for! This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house has been updated throughout with new paint, fixtures, windows, tile and carpet. The home ‘s large living room allows you to enjoy family time together and the oversized back yard...

07/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Powerboat Grand Prix Drag Boat Races

Paris Powerboat Grand Prix Drag Boat Races

The first annual Paris Powerboat Grand Prix Drag Boat Races is coming to Lamar County August 21 – August 23, 2015. The event will be held at Lake Crook and is sponsored by  the Lamar County Chamber of Commerce. Gates open at 8:00 AM and the admission fee is $15 per day, Kids under 12...

07/29/2015 by eParisExtra
City of Paris Is Looking For Volunteers for the Historic Preservation Commission

City of Paris Is Looking For Volunteers for the Historic Preservation Commission

The City of Paris is accepting applications for two positions on the Historic Preservation Commission. Persons interested in serving on a board, commission, or committee must first complete an application indicating their interest and give a brief description of any special knowledge,...

07/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Department Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Department Inmate Bookings

Eight people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 1:25am on 7/28 and 2:10am on 7/29/15. Oates, Charles Lycurgus, CCC-Poss Marijuana<2oz Turner, Chester Ray, Driving while License Invalid w/Previous Conv/Susp Robertson, Tanavionne Marcel, Public Intoxication w/ 3 prior...

07/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on July 28, 2015

Paris PD Arrests on July 28, 2015

Paris Police Officers arrested six people on Tuesday, July 28, 2015. The adults arrested include: Berry, Robert Allen, 28, Resist Arrest, Search or Transport; Assault Cook, Mehleneese Nichole, 33, MTR Probation; Theft By Check Insufficient; Theft Property>=$20<$500 By Check Maynard,...

07/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Obituaries for Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Shirley Ann Colwell 69, of the Novice Community, died at 8:45 PM, Monday, July 27, 2015 at Brentwood Terrace Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center in Paris. A graveside service is set for 10:00 AM, Friday, July 31, 2015 at Long Cemetery with James McLeod officiating. The family will receive...

07/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom in North Lamar ISD

Three Bedroom in North Lamar ISD

Very updated contemporary home on small acreage. Living room with hearth floor wood stove. Just remodeled with new: wood, tile, and carpet flooring, interior paint, hardware, lights, fans, interior doors, plumbing, fixtures, and more! Private upstairs master with clerestory windows &...

07/28/2015 by eParisExtra
List of Wanted Persons in Lamar County

List of Wanted Persons in Lamar County

Contact Lamar County Crime Stoppers if you have information that leads to the arrest and/or indictment of any of these wanted persons and you could be eligible for a cash reward and may remain anonymous. WANTED PERSON wanted as of 04-14-2015 Felix Onate Ascaio m/w 29 last known address of 730...

07/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Livingston's Night at the Museum

Livingston's Night at the Museum

The Sam Bell Maxey House will be hosting “Livingston’s Night at the Museum” on Friday, August 7, 2015. Livingston the Lion, a stuffed animal from the late 1800s, is hosting a sleepover for your stuffed animal, doll, or action figure on the night of Friday, August 7 at the Sam...

07/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Woman Killed in Fannin County

Paris Woman Killed in Fannin County

On Monday afternoon, July 27th,  Regenia Kourakos of Paris was killed in a car crash in Fannin County. Kourakos, 67, who was pronounced dead at the scene, was driving a white GMC the wrong way on State Highway 121 when she collided with a semi truck. The driver of the truck, who was not...

07/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Safety Tips for Women

Safety Tips for Women

Sunny afternoons are good times for mothers and women to pack up our children or other essentials and run those errands we all love. The last thing on our minds is facing a potential assault. We’re thinking of 29 things; where’s his other shoe, what should I cook for dinner, I wish...

07/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Meet the Wildcats

Meet the Wildcats

The Paris ISD Wildcat Booster Club is hosting a “Meet the Wildcats” event on Saturday, August 8th at Paris High School Wildcat Stadium. Festivities begin at 6:30pm with a Tailgate Party and Celebration.  On the field at 6:55pm there will be coach and player introductions for all...

07/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Ten people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 12:42am on July 27th and 3:08am on July 28, 2015. Rose, Norman Deshawndre, Unl Carrying Weapon; Poss Marijuana<2oz Winton, Jessica Leigh, MTAG – Driving w/License  Invalid w/Previous Conv/Susp; MTAG-Duty on Striking Fixture/Hwy...

07/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Report first half on 2015 to Paris City Council

Paris PD Report first half on 2015 to Paris City Council

According to Chief of Police, Bob Hundley, Jr. the following information regarding Paris Police Department activity for the first six months of 2015 was given to the city council last night at the  Monday, July 27th meeting. Paris Police officers have answered 22,991 calls for service in the...

07/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 7/27/15

Paris PD Arrests on 7/27/15

Paris Police responded to 112 calls for service, and arrested 4 persons on Monday, July 27, 2015. Banda, Nicodemus Nico, 30, Fail to Display Driver’s Bowden, Carlos Wayne, 53, Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or More Pina, Juan Manuel, 38, Public Intoxication Robertson, Tanavionne Marcell,...

07/28/2015 by eParisExtra