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North Lamar keeps rolling with a win on Homecoming

(Photo by Adam Routon)North Lamar runs onto the field prior to their Homecoming Game Friday night. Paris – The North Lamar Panthers welcomed the Anna Coyotes to R.L. Maddox stadium for...

09/20/2014 by Greg Higgins - Sports Editor
Area Football Review - Week 4

Area Football Review - Week 4

Week four of the High School football season is in the books. Two of the teams celebrated Homecomings, while the other two played on the road. Here’s the breakdown: Paris High – 34   Palestine – 13 Palestine jumped out to a 7-0 lead over the Wildcats in Palestine. Paris High...

09/20/2014 by Greg Higgins - Sports Editor
Second Weekend of the Critically Acclaimed Play J.B. Opens Tonight

Second Weekend of the Critically Acclaimed Play J.B. Opens Tonight

The second weekend of the Pulitzer Prize winning play, J.B., opens tonight at the Paris Community Theatre. Performances are Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings at 7:30pm and Sunday at 2:30pm. Tickets are still available to all shows. This critically acclaimed play is the retelling of the...

09/18/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Ask for Public's Help in Finding Suspect

Paris Police Ask for Public's Help in Finding Suspect

Paris Police need the public’s help in identifying a suspect in a burglary of a vehicle case that occurred on Monday, September 8, 2014. At About 11:53 P.M. on September 8th, security cameras captured an image of a suspect entering a vehicle on a parking lot in the 3200 block of NE Loop 286....

09/18/2014 by eParisExtra

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Four Bedroom home on 4.9 Acres in Chisum ISD

Four Bedroom home on 4.9 Acres in Chisum ISD

Beautifully appointed custom home in Chisum ISD. 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths and office with over 2300 sq ft of living area on 4.947 acres! What more can you ask for? You will enjoy large living area including kitchen and breakfast and larger than average bedrooms! Great closet space, crown...

09/20/2014 by eParisExtra
Free First Aid / CPR / AED Certification class

Free First Aid / CPR / AED Certification class

As part of Red Cross Lamar County’ “Be Prepared Paris” campaign to increase the community’s emergency and disaster preparedness, the local Red Cross will be hosting another free First Aid / CPR / AED Certification class on Saturday, September 27, 2014.  The class...

09/20/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar keeps rolling with a win on Homecoming

North Lamar keeps rolling with a win on Homecoming

(Photo by Adam Routon)North Lamar runs onto the field prior to their Homecoming Game Friday night. Paris – The North Lamar Panthers welcomed the Anna Coyotes to R.L. Maddox stadium for their 2014 Homecoming game. The Panthers, trying to build on a 3–0 start to the season, did not...

09/20/2014 by Greg Higgins - Sports Editor
Obituaries for Saturday, Sept. 20th

Obituaries for Saturday, Sept. 20th

Hubert G. Allen, 83, of Powderly passed away Monday, September 15, 2014, at Paris Regional Medical Center. The family has scheduled memorial services for 2:00 p.m. Sunday, September 21st, at Chisum Trails Cowboy Church with James McLeod officiating and honors rendered by the Patriot Guard. ...

09/20/2014 by eParisExtra
Area Football Review - Week 4

Area Football Review - Week 4

Week four of the High School football season is in the books. Two of the teams celebrated Homecomings, while the other two played on the road. Here’s the breakdown: Paris High – 34   Palestine – 13 Palestine jumped out to a 7-0 lead over the Wildcats in Palestine. Paris High...

09/20/2014 by Greg Higgins - Sports Editor
Four Bedroom in Wellington Point North

Four Bedroom in Wellington Point North

JUST LIKE NEW! NEW WOOD FLOORING IN LIVING, DINING AREAS, NEW CARPET IN BEDROOMS, RECENT PAINT, UPDATED APPLIANCES AND SOME FIXTURES, GREAT OPEN FLOOR PLAN, GAS LOG FIREPLACE, FLUTED WOOD WORK AND CASED WINDOWS, FENCED BACKYARD. $192,900. North Lamar School District.     ...

09/19/2014 by eParisExtra
6th Annual Redneck Golf Open for Habitat for Humanity

6th Annual Redneck Golf Open for Habitat for Humanity

Paris/Lamar County Habitat for Humanity is holding its 6th Annual Redneck Golf Open at Pine Ridge Golf Course on Saturday, September 20. Shotgun starts for two sessions begin at 8 a.m. and 2 p.m.  Cost is $200 per team or $50 per person and includes cart fees, lunch, and a team picture.  All...

09/19/2014 by eParisExtra
5 Retirement Planning Activities for Small Business Owners

5 Retirement Planning Activities for Small Business Owners

Thomas A. Callaway, CRPC®Financial Advisor |Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. As a small business owner, you’ve worked hard to create a successful enterprise. While it can feel challenging to set aside money for retirement while running a successful business, when you reach the golden...

09/19/2014 by eParisExtra
Obituary for Friday, September 19, 2014

Obituary for Friday, September 19, 2014

John W. Fisher, funeral services have been scheduled for Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 3:00 P.M. at Calvary United Methodist Church with Rev. Ben Read officiating. Interment will follow at Evergreen Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2:30 until service time at the church. He...

09/19/2014 by eParisExtra
Texas Transportation Commission Approves Improvements at Cox Field

Texas Transportation Commission Approves Improvements at Cox Field

The Texas Transportation Commission has approved $100,000 for improvements at Cox Field, including for hanger and pavement improvements. The city will only be responsible for 10% of the estimated $1.2 million project. Back in July of this year, the Paris City Council passed a resolution that...

09/19/2014 by eParisExtra
Weekend Events In Paris

Weekend Events In Paris

There is lots to do in Paris, Texas this weekend. First, is the “Rides for a Reason” fundraiser for Dylan’s Drivers on Saturday, September 20th. The 5k run/walk starts at 8am, but there will be activities for the whole family to enjoy all day long. The event will be held at...

09/19/2014 by eParisExtra
PISD Receives Donation from First Federal Community Bank

PISD Receives Donation from First Federal Community Bank

On Thursday, First Federal Community Bank donated a percentage of the proceeds received from its Paris Wildcat Debit Card program to the Paris Independent School District. Gordon Hogue, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of First Federal, said, “Any time one of our customers...

09/19/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 9/18/14

Paris PD Arrests on 9/18/14

Three people were arrested by the Paris PD yesterday. Daniels, Michelle Lashone, 23, Evading Arrest Detention; Theft Property>=$50<$500 Penny, Adashia Kiayr, 23, Fail to Maintain; Seat Belt Violation; Fail to Display Driver’s; Expired Motor Vehicle; Speeding; Fail to Appear Non...

09/19/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris ISD Launches Mobile App For Parents

Paris ISD Launches Mobile App For Parents

Paris ISD announced today the launch of its Paris ISD App, an all-in-one information source for parents, students, staff and community members.  The app was developed specifically to provide direct access to the district’s most sought after information in the most convenient format—your...

09/18/2014 by eParisExtra
Four Bedroom House on 3.72 Acres in Paris City Limits

Four Bedroom House on 3.72 Acres in Paris City Limits

REMARKABLE 2 STORY HOME NESTLED ON 3.7 ACRES, BEAUTIFULLY LANDSCAPED WITH GARDEN AND PRIVATE TRAILS LOCATED IN THE CITY LIMITS OF PARIS. THIS 4 BEDROOM HOME WITH OFFICE/STUDY HAS 2 LARGE LIVING AREAS AND FORMAL DINING THAT BOAST A SPECTACULAR VIEW TO THE GROUNDS. LARGE CUSTOM KITCHEN WITH...

09/18/2014 by eParisExtra
Dylan's Driver's Ride for a Reason this Saturday

Dylan's Driver's Ride for a Reason this Saturday

Dylan’s Driver’s annual Ride for a Reason is this Saturday, September 20th. The day begins with a 5K Run/Walk at the Trail de Paris entrance by the Pavilion. There will also be a softball tournament at 9am. Beginning at 10am there will be a motorcycle poker run, a dunking booth, a...

09/18/2014 by eParisExtra
NXS Gallery Announces Opening of Paris Area Fine Arts Educators Show

NXS Gallery Announces Opening of Paris Area Fine Arts Educators Show

The NXS Gallery would like to invite everyone to the opening of the Paris Area Fine Arts Educators Show. Featuring local artists and teachers from our area including: Marvin Gorley, Gail Hogue, Susan Moore, Mary Musick, John Simmons, and Lena Spencer. Works include paintings, ceramics,...

09/18/2014 by eParisExtra
Second Weekend of the Critically Acclaimed Play J.B. Opens Tonight

Second Weekend of the Critically Acclaimed Play J.B. Opens Tonight

The second weekend of the Pulitzer Prize winning play, J.B., opens tonight at the Paris Community Theatre. Performances are Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings at 7:30pm and Sunday at 2:30pm. Tickets are still available to all shows. This critically acclaimed play is the retelling of the...

09/18/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Announces 2014 Homecoming Court

North Lamar Announces 2014 Homecoming Court

North Lamar will announce its Homecoming Queen at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 19 at R. L. Maddox Stadium.  Nominees pictured from front row left are Marin Ivers, Kimmy Cox and Hannah Sartor. In back are Ashley White and Leslee Elliott. Students across the district will celebrate the week...

09/18/2014 by eParisExtra
LifeSynergy Coaching and Counseling Ribbon Cutting

LifeSynergy Coaching and Counseling Ribbon Cutting

The Lamar County Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting for LifeSynergy Coaching and Counseling. Members of the Chamber  welcomed new Chamber Members and  Co-Owners Carla Moffitt and Wendy McNeal of LifeSynergyCoaching and Counseling. The new counseling center, located in the Chisum...

09/18/2014 by eParisExtra
PJC golfer is medalist at Paris Fall Invitational

PJC golfer is medalist at Paris Fall Invitational

The Paris Junior College Fall Invitational was held Monday at the Paris Golf and Country Club, and the Dragons finished in second place among the seven-team field, with one player named Medalist. Highly ranked McLennan was the team champion with a two under par two round total of 558. The...

09/18/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests On 9/17/2014

Paris PD Arrests On 9/17/2014

Paris Police responded to 121 calls for service and arrested 5 persons on September 17th, 2014. The adults arrested were: Cook, Chelsea Renee, 28, Fail to Appear Non Traffic Haley, Roger Lynn, 43, Fail to Signal/Turn; Fail to Appear Non Traffic Nation, James Marshall, 37, Warrant Outside...

09/18/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Ask for Public's Help in Finding Suspect

Paris Police Ask for Public's Help in Finding Suspect

Paris Police need the public’s help in identifying a suspect in a burglary of a vehicle case that occurred on Monday, September 8, 2014. At About 11:53 P.M. on September 8th, security cameras captured an image of a suspect entering a vehicle on a parking lot in the 3200 block of NE Loop 286....

09/18/2014 by eParisExtra
NE Texas Safety Summit

NE Texas Safety Summit

The NE Texas Safety Summit that is being sponsored by the Lamar Co. Coalition of Education, Business and Industry and presented by  local law enforcement is scheduled for Friday, October 3rd from 9a-11am. This is a great opportunity for the community to come together to begin to plan for...

09/18/2014 by eParisExtra
Microsoft buys Mojang, the makers of Minecraft, for $2.5 billion

Microsoft buys Mojang, the makers of Minecraft, for $2.5 billion

Microsoft announced on Monday that they will be acquiring Mojang, the studio behind the popular Minecraft computer game, for a total of $2.5 billion. Mojang will be joining Microsoft’s stable of game developers at Microsoft Studios. Along with the purchase of Mojang, Microsoft will gain the...

09/18/2014 by eParisExtra
I Love Paris October 4th featuring Matt Gumm

I Love Paris October 4th featuring Matt Gumm

“I LOVE PARIS” Sponsored by The Paris Education Foundation SATURDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2014 6:00 P.M. Paris High Commons Area/Cafeteria JOIN US FOR A NIGHT OF LAUGHTER WITH BRANSON COMEDIAN/ENTERTAINER, MATT GUMM. MATT WAS AWARDED BRANSON’S MALE ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR IN 2012 AND...

09/18/2014 by eParisExtra