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Uncle Jesse's Big Bass Classic Fishing Tournament Saturday, May 2nd

The 28th Annual Uncle Jesse’s Big Bass Classic Fishing tournament will be held Saturday, May 2, 2015 at Pat Mayse Lake. Entry forms are available online at www.unclejessefishing.com and all...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Ty Jones Pitches a No-Hitter as North Lamar Defeats Atlanta

Ty Jones Pitches a No-Hitter as North Lamar Defeats Atlanta

This may sounds like a broken record but it needs to be said once again. The North Lamar Panthers won another game because of the dominating pitching performance by Ty Jones (pictured right). Last week against Liberty-Eylau, Jones allowed only one hit in their 9-0 victory. This time, Jones...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
CAC 'Hope Floats Balloon Release'

CAC "Hope Floats Balloon Release"

The Children’s Advocacy Center of Paris will have its annual “Hope Floats Balloon Release” on Friday, April 24th at 10:30 am. The public is invited to attend. In honor of April Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month, the CAC will release a balloon for each child served in...

04/19/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar’s Colorguard Brings Home State Bronze

North Lamar’s Colorguard Brings Home State Bronze

The North Lamar High School Colorguard continued their successful spring season with a second consecutive third place finish at the North Texas Color Guard Association State finals.   The squad began their season in Regional A classification on February 21 at Mansfield High School. There the...

04/19/2015 by eParisExtra

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Uncle Jesse's Big Bass Classic Fishing Tournament Saturday, May 2nd

Uncle Jesse's Big Bass Classic Fishing Tournament Saturday, May 2nd

The 28th Annual Uncle Jesse’s Big Bass Classic Fishing tournament will be held Saturday, May 2, 2015 at Pat Mayse Lake. Entry forms are available online at www.unclejessefishing.com and all mail-in entries must be post marked no later than April 26, 2015.  The regular entry fee is $50...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Lady Cats Host Pantherettes in Finale

Lady Cats Host Pantherettes in Finale

The Paris Lady Cats came close to ending a 3-year district softball victory drought, but an error-filled sixth inning led to a 3-run rally by host Liberty-Eylau Friday as the Lady Leopards held on for a 6-2 win. Paris closes out the 2015 season Tuesday by hosting North Lamar at the Paris Junior...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
PHS Wildcats Improve Playoff Standing with Win

PHS Wildcats Improve Playoff Standing with Win

The Paris Wildcats took a big step towards cementing a berth in the playoffs with a 5-1 win Friday at Libety-Eylau. The win evens the Cats’ record in the District 15-4A baseball chase at 3-3, pulls them into a tie with Atlanta for third place, and gives them a 2-game lead over L-E and...

04/20/2015 by Tim Taylor
Obituaries for Monday, April 20, 2015

Obituaries for Monday, April 20, 2015

Benjamin Dred “Ben” Holland, 84, of Taylortown, passed away Friday, April 17, 2015, at his home. Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 21st, at Bright-Holland Funeral Home with Rev. Jody VanDeaver & Dr. L. C. Stout officiating. Burial, with military honors, will follow in...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Pantherettes Suffer First District Loss in Atlanta

Pantherettes Suffer First District Loss in Atlanta

Reagan Richardson struck out eight batters, but the North Lamar Pantheretts still fell to Atlanta 5-3 in seven innings on Friday. Atlanta stayed on top until the final out after taking the lead in the first, scoring three runs on an error and a couple sacrifice flies. (Pictured right:...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Ty Jones Pitches a No-Hitter as North Lamar Defeats Atlanta

Ty Jones Pitches a No-Hitter as North Lamar Defeats Atlanta

This may sounds like a broken record but it needs to be said once again. The North Lamar Panthers won another game because of the dominating pitching performance by Ty Jones (pictured right). Last week against Liberty-Eylau, Jones allowed only one hit in their 9-0 victory. This time, Jones...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Weekend Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Weekend Inmate Bookings

Twenty-nine people were booked into the Lamar County Jail over the weekend, including seven individuals for DWI. Rennels, Mark L, Violate Promise To Appear (Uniform Act); Proof Financial Responsibility Corpus, Kendall Price, MTR/Criminal Nonsupport Myers, Terry Lee, Jr., Driving While...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Department Weekend Arrests

Paris Police Department Weekend Arrests

Paris Police responded to 343 calls for service and arrested 25 persons over the past 72 hour weekend ending at midnight on April 19, 2015. Allen, Brenda Kaye, 35, Public Intoxication Berry, Bobby Dale, 40, Assault Brown, Steven Brenten, 31, Theft Property>=$50<$500 Buckner, Weslie Cole,...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Intoxicated Paris Man Arrested on Several Charges Saturday

Intoxicated Paris Man Arrested on Several Charges Saturday

Ivan Lee Ebbs, 32, of Paris, was arrested at 4:41 P.M. on Saturday, April 18, 2015 in the 3700 block of Pine Mill Road. Paris Police Officers responded to a complaint of a disturbance and it was found that Ebbs was very intoxicated. The victim advised that Ebbs just walked into his residence...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Investigate Cut Brake Lines on a Truck

Paris PD Investigate Cut Brake Lines on a Truck

Paris Police officers responded to a criminal mischief call in the 300 block of SE 9th Street at 8:13 A.M. on Sunday, April 19, 2015. It was found that someone had cut one of the brake lines on a 2008 Dodge truck belonging to the victim. The victim advised the police officers that as he...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Metal Shop with Living Quarters on Over 38 Acres

Metal Shop with Living Quarters on Over 38 Acres

BEAUTIFUL 38+ ROLLING ACREAGE CLOSE TO PARIS, BUT IN THE COUNTRY, OPEN PASTURE AND SOME WOODS ALONG THE CREEK,STOCK POND, 70X70 HOUSE SLAB ALL READY TO START CONSTRUCTION, IN ADDITION, THIS LOVELY 2400 SQUARE FEET METAL SHOP w/ LIVING QUARTERS , SELLERS SEE DEER FREQUENTLY ON THE PROPERTY,...

04/19/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Students Fair Well at Lamar County Junior Livestock Show

North Lamar Students Fair Well at Lamar County Junior Livestock Show

Students in North Lamar’s FFA and 4H programs represented the district well at the Lamar County Junior Livestock Show. ...

04/19/2015 by eParisExtra
CAC 'Hope Floats Balloon Release'

CAC "Hope Floats Balloon Release"

The Children’s Advocacy Center of Paris will have its annual “Hope Floats Balloon Release” on Friday, April 24th at 10:30 am. The public is invited to attend. In honor of April Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month, the CAC will release a balloon for each child served in...

04/19/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar’s Colorguard Brings Home State Bronze

North Lamar’s Colorguard Brings Home State Bronze

The North Lamar High School Colorguard continued their successful spring season with a second consecutive third place finish at the North Texas Color Guard Association State finals.   The squad began their season in Regional A classification on February 21 at Mansfield High School. There the...

04/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Beautiful Remodeled Home on NE 36th

Beautiful Remodeled Home on NE 36th

RE-DO FROM TOP TO BOTTOM! NO ROOM LEFT UNTOUCHED! NEW GRANITE COUNTER TOPS, NEW APPLIANCES, FIXTURES, TILE BACKSPLASH, FLOORING, PAINT, CROWN MOLDINGS, BLINDS, FANS, GRANITE FLOOR IN ENTRY AND BATHS, WATER HEATERS, WALKIN SHOWER IN MASTER BATH. OUTSIDE FEATURES 40X50 METAL SHOP WITH OVERHEAD...

04/18/2015 by eParisExtra
PHS Ben Cobb Places Third at Jr. Livestock Show

PHS Ben Cobb Places Third at Jr. Livestock Show

Sophomore Ben Cobb of Paris High’s FFA program, placed third in Class 4 steers at the Lamar County Junior Livestock Show held at the Fairgrounds. ...

04/18/2015 by eParisExtra
April is National Child Abuse Awarenss and Prevention Month

April is National Child Abuse Awarenss and Prevention Month

April is National Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month. The Children’s Advocacy Center of Paris is a wonderful agency that serves the children of Lamar and Red River Counties who have experienced abuse. 1. BE AWARE of who your child spends time with, who your child’s best friend...

04/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Walk of Hope

Walk of Hope

There will be a “Walk of Hope” on Wednesday, April 22nd from noon-1pm in downtown Paris. Walk of Hope is to raise awareness for victims of crime. The walk will begin at the Culbertson Fountain.  A rain date is scheduled for April 29th. For more information call Jane Adams...

04/18/2015 by eParisExtra
UNITED WAY SAYSTHANK YOU TO VITA VOLUNTEERS

UNITED WAY SAYSTHANK YOU TO VITA VOLUNTEERS

At the end of each tax year, we are amazed at the dedication and impact our VITA Volunteers have on our local economy.  The 2014 Tax Season officially ended April 15, 2015, and our volunteers worked hard at assisting low-income families and seniors in preparing and filing their income tax...

04/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom Home in Chisum ISD

Three Bedroom Home in Chisum ISD

STUNNING HOME IN CHISUM ISD SITTING ON OVER AN ACRE WITH 30X40 SHOP. THIS 3/2/2 WITH OPEN FLOOR PLAN HAS BEAUTIFUL HARDWOOD FLOORS, GAS LOGS, SPLIT MASTER BEDROOM. MASTER BATH HAS DUAL VANITIES, 2 WALK IN CLOSETS AND GARDEN TUB WITH SEPARATE SHOWER. THE LIVING ROOM OPENS UP TO THE KITCHEN WITH...

04/17/2015 by eParisExtra
PHS's Yates Defends District Discus Title

PHS's Yates Defends District Discus Title

Paris High participated in the District 15-4A Track and Field Championships Wednesday in Atlanta and qualified 11 entries in individual events and a 5 relays for the Area 15-16 track meet to be held in Bullard on April 23. Liberty-Eylau won team titles in the girls and JV boys divisions, while...

04/17/2015 by eParisExtra
Tornado Safety

Tornado Safety

Yesterday’s tornados in the Texas panhandle remind us that tornado season is here and it is best to be prepared. Developing from powerful thunderstorms, tornadoes can cause devastation and fatalities in seconds. A tornado appears as a rotating, funnel-shaped cloud that extends from a...

04/17/2015 by eParisExtra
Head Start celebrates Week of the Young Child

Head Start celebrates Week of the Young Child

Head Start staff  members celebrate with students after launching balloons to kick off the nationally observed “Week Of The Young Child.” Activities began on Monday and the campus is spending the week engaged in a variety of special events. The culminating event will be a High Hat...

04/17/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Friday, April 17, 2015

Obituaries for Friday, April 17, 2015

David Lenn Jackson, 46, of Paris, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015. Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 18th, at Bright-Holland Funeral Home with Kobin Reynolds and Keith Spangler officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the...

04/17/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Nine people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 2:40am on 4/16/15 and 4:18am on 4/17/15. Douglas, Stanley Ray, Violate Bond/Protective Order Assault Cutshall, Charlie Ralph, Deadly Conduct Beyer, Jason Jay, Criminal Mischief >=$50<$500 Daugherty, Robert Brice, Bench...

04/17/2015 by eParisExtra
NL Hosts Social Media Safety Program - Keeping Your Kids Safe Online

NL Hosts Social Media Safety Program - Keeping Your Kids Safe Online

Rebecca Peevy, Executive Director of The Children’s Advocacy Center, and Detective Chris Bean will present an internet safety program on Monday, April 20 at 5:30 p.m. in the North Lamar High School auditorium.  All community members are encouraged to attend to learn about today’s social...

04/17/2015 by eParisExtra