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"Love Letters" Not to be Missed

You realize right away when you walk into the new 1st Street Studios that you are entering something cool, different and hip. The stage is set up in a large “black box” studio and...

02/12/2016 by eParisExtra
Celebrate Valentine's Day in Paris

Celebrate Valentine's Day in Paris

Looking for something special to celebrate Valentine’s Day? Paris, Texas has many options this weekend. On Saturday, February 13th, you can take your valentine to “Love on the Square” at The Loft at One Twenty-Three.  Tickets are $25 per person for an night of dancing...

02/11/2016 by eParisExtra
Cats Make Quick Work of Pittsburg, 78-35

Cats Make Quick Work of Pittsburg, 78-35

The 5th-ranked Paris Wildcats exploded for a 15-0 lead at Pittsburg Tuesday night before the Pirates finally found their side of the scoreboard with their first points midway through the first quarter. Unfazed, the Cats responded with a 3-point play and 18-2 lead when a lone Pirate fan urged on...

02/11/2016 by Tim Taylor
Plans Underway for 100th Anniversary of 1916 Fire

Plans Underway for 100th Anniversary of 1916 Fire

Mark your calendars for Monday March 21, 2016 at noon and plan to be in downtown for the commemorative event marking the 100th anniversary of the Fire of 1916 in downtown Paris Texas. Be prepared: All the square parking will be blocked beginning in the early morning and continuing to around 2...

02/11/2016 by eParisExtra

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Researchers at Ohio State University want to harvest wind energy with “mechanical trees”

Researchers at Ohio State University want to harvest wind energy with “mechanical trees”

We’re already familiar with windmills when it comes to extracting energy from a comment element of Mother Nature, but it’s possible that we could see electromechanical trees accomplishing a similar task in the future. Researchers at Ohio State University have begun experimenting with...

3 hours ago by eParisExtra
Prairiland Junior High Boys end Season with Wins

Prairiland Junior High Boys end Season with Wins

The Patriots won all four games at Chisum to finish the season. The 7th grade B team won 14-7. Lincoln Smith scored 8. Justin Eudy hit a three-pointer. Connor Stark made 2 and Greg Jaral finished with one. Jeremiah Harrison led the scoring with 16 points. Brylee Galloway followed with six....

3 hours ago by eParisExtra
Lamar County Public Education Celebration

Lamar County Public Education Celebration

A Celebration for all Lamar County Public Educational Professionals and Staff will be held on Thursday, February 18th from 5pm-6pm at the First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall. All education professionals and staff are invited to attend this gathering and dinner. The purpose of the...

4 hours ago by eParisExtra
North Lamar’s Key Club Spreads Cheer to Others

North Lamar’s Key Club Spreads Cheer to Others

Members of the North Lamar Key Club visited residents of Lamar Place on Wednesday to wish them a Happy Valentine’s Day.  The Key Clubbers handed out Valentine treat bags and visited with the residents. “This is such a fun project,” said Key Club Vice President Senior Katie...

4 hours ago by eParisExtra
SNIP: LOW COST SPAY/NEUTER EVENT

SNIP: LOW COST SPAY/NEUTER EVENT

The Lamar County Humane Association will be holding SNIP: A low cost spay/neuter event for Lamar County Residents only. The event will be Saturday, Feb. 20th from 10am-1pm at the Paris Animal Shelter.  The Paris Animal Shelter is located at 310 Clement Road. $30 for spay/neuter for cats and...

4 hours ago by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom House on NE 46th Street

Three Bedroom House on NE 46th Street

THIS IS A REALLY NICE HOME IN A GREAT LOCATION. LIVING ROOM HAS CORNER FIREPLACE. FORMAL DINING. BREAKFAST AREA. NICE SIZE BEDROOMS. 1/2 BATH IN UTILITY. LARGE BACK YARD. BRICK WORKSHOP. ROOF IS 2 YEARS OLD. North Lamar ISD. $139,900. ...

02/12/2016 by eParisExtra
'Love Letters' Not to be Missed

"Love Letters" Not to be Missed

You realize right away when you walk into the new 1st Street Studios that you are entering something cool, different and hip. The stage is set up in a large “black box” studio and there are couches, comfortable chairs and tables scattered around the dark, airy space that allow you...

02/12/2016 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Finishes Season with Fifth Straight Win

North Lamar Finishes Season with Fifth Straight Win

The first time the North Lamar Pantherettes took the court against Pleasant Grove, the Lady Hawks knocked down six three point baskets in the first quarter on their way to a 72-50 win. On Tuesday night, they only hit one in the opening quarter. This time, the Pantherettes secured the victory...

02/12/2016 by Greg Higgins
Crocket Intermediate School Named one of the “Schools to Watch” in Texas

Crocket Intermediate School Named one of the “Schools to Watch” in Texas

Paris ISD’s Crocket Intermediate School has been named one of the “Schools to Watch” in Texas. Pictured:   Crockett Principal Brock Blassingame Seven exemplary middle-grades schools in Texas have been named “Schools to Watch” as part of a recognition program developed by the...

02/12/2016 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Need Help Identifying Suspect

Paris PD Need Help Identifying Suspect

Paris Police need your help in identifying the person in this photograph. This person is a suspect in a theft in the 3800 block of Lamar Avenue when Paris Police responded to a shoplifter at 8:34 P.M. on February 10, 2016. It was reported that this person was observed by store personnel...

02/12/2016 by eParisExtra
NLHS Finalists Advance to Regional Science Fair

NLHS Finalists Advance to Regional Science Fair

Ten finalists from North Lamar High School’s Pre-AP Biology or AP Biology class will complete with their independent research projects at the Kilgore Regional Science Fair at Kilgore College on February 26.  The students were selected after presenting their projects during school before...

02/12/2016 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff's Office Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff's Office Inmate Bookings

Seven people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 8:23 am on 2/11/16 and 1:29 am on 2/12/16. Ladell, Stacey Deshawn, Criminal Trespass Thompson, Lance Keon, CCC/MTR/DWI Gonzalez, Melonie Elaine, Criminal Mischief >=$750<$2500 Taylor, Stacey Ann, Bench Warrant/ Family...

02/12/2016 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Friday, February 12, 2016

Obituaries for Friday, February 12, 2016

Willie Arnelle Camster, 93 of Paris, passed away Tuesday, February 9, 2016. A graveside service has been set for Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 1:00 P.M. at Meadowbrook Gardens Cemetery with Rev. David Darrow officiating.  The family will receive friends on Monday evening from 7:00 to 8:00 P.M....

02/12/2016 by eParisExtra
Free Concert at Calvary Chapel Features African Children's Choir

Free Concert at Calvary Chapel Features African Children's Choir

The community is invited to attend a free concert provided by the WATOTO African children’s choir this coming Wednesday, February 17th at 6:30 pm. The event will be held at Calvary Chapel Church at 3100 Clarksville Road next to Sears in Paris. The performance will contain original sounds and...

02/12/2016 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrest Report

Paris PD Arrest Report

Individuals included on the Paris Police Department Arrest Listing for 2/11/16 are: Gonzalez, Melonie Fisher, 36, Criminal Mischief>=$750<$2500 Ladell, Stacey Deshawn, 23, Assault Causes Bodily; Criminal Trespass; Assault Causes Bodily; Poss Marijuana<2oz Lindsey, Justin Case, 18,...

02/12/2016 by eParisExtra
Five Bedroom Home on 6.22 Acres

Five Bedroom Home on 6.22 Acres

Tons of space! Open kitchen has more cabinets than you will need. Oversized laundry/mudroom has a walk in pantry and a half bath. 2 BR up/ 3 BR Down. New HVAC inside and out, new stove and added concrete patio out back. Beautiful setting, fenced pasture with pond behind the house. The...

02/11/2016 by eParisExtra
North Lamar ISD School Board Hears Presentation on $56 million Bond

North Lamar ISD School Board Hears Presentation on $56 million Bond

The Board of Trustees for the North Lamar ISD heard on Monday night a presentation from the Facilities Committee on a possible $56 million bond issue. North Lamar ISD currently has a tax rate 1.1111 of but that could change if a bond election is held and passes. Compared to the other school...

02/11/2016 by eParisExtra
Celebrate Valentine's Day in Paris

Celebrate Valentine's Day in Paris

Looking for something special to celebrate Valentine’s Day? Paris, Texas has many options this weekend. On Saturday, February 13th, you can take your valentine to “Love on the Square” at The Loft at One Twenty-Three.  Tickets are $25 per person for an night of dancing...

02/11/2016 by eParisExtra
PRMC Job Fair on February 15th

PRMC Job Fair on February 15th

PRMC Job Fair on February 15th from 4pm-7pm at Lewis Hall (the North Campus Hospital). ...

02/11/2016 by eParisExtra
Ladycats End Season with Overtime Loss

Ladycats End Season with Overtime Loss

The Paris Ladycats took Pittsburg to overtime Tuesday on the Lady Pirates’ Senior Night, but a season-long habit of poor ball-handling and excessive fouls derailed their chances of ending the 2015-16 season on a winning note. Pittsburg (2-8 in District 15-4A) beat Paris (0-10), 66-63, which...

02/11/2016 by eParisExtra
Cats Make Quick Work of Pittsburg, 78-35

Cats Make Quick Work of Pittsburg, 78-35

The 5th-ranked Paris Wildcats exploded for a 15-0 lead at Pittsburg Tuesday night before the Pirates finally found their side of the scoreboard with their first points midway through the first quarter. Unfazed, the Cats responded with a 3-point play and 18-2 lead when a lone Pirate fan urged on...

02/11/2016 by Tim Taylor
Deport Fire & Rescue Fundraiser on Saturday, February 20th

Deport Fire & Rescue Fundraiser on Saturday, February 20th

Deport Fire & Rescue will hold a fund raiser on Saturday, February 20th beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the Deport Elementary School Cafeteria on Church St. in Deport. There will be hamburgers and hot dogs with all the trimmings, home cooked beans and potato salad, desserts and drinks. In...

02/11/2016 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff's Office Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff's Office Inmate Bookings

Just three people were booked into the Lamar County Jail on February 10, 2016. Langston, Jerica Renee, CPF/No Driver’s License (when unlicensed) Carsner, Cody Joseph, Poss Marijuana<2oz Clark, Deirk John, MAN DEL CS PG 1>=1G<4G; Poss Marijuana<2oz; Violation of Parole ...

02/11/2016 by eParisExtra
Plans Underway for 100th Anniversary of 1916 Fire

Plans Underway for 100th Anniversary of 1916 Fire

Mark your calendars for Monday March 21, 2016 at noon and plan to be in downtown for the commemorative event marking the 100th anniversary of the Fire of 1916 in downtown Paris Texas. Be prepared: All the square parking will be blocked beginning in the early morning and continuing to around 2...

02/11/2016 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Thursday, February 11, 2016

Obituaries for Thursday, February 11, 2016

Allen Thomas (Tom) Hartliep went to heaven in the arms of Jesus on February 10, 2016. Tom was born February 6, 1932, the last of 7 children to Edwin Mercell Hartliep and Gladys Green Hartliep in Quimby Iowa.  He attended Quimby Elementary School. He graduated from  Aurelia  High School in...

02/11/2016 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrest Report for 2/10/16

Paris PD Arrest Report for 2/10/16

Paris Police responded to 102 calls for service and arrested 6 persons on February 10, 2016.  The adults arrested include: Carsner, Cody Joseph, 18, Possession Marijuana<2oz Clark, Deirk John, 37, MAN DEL CS PG 1>=1G<4G; Possession Marijuana<2oz; Parole Violation Warrant Frazier,...

02/11/2016 by eParisExtra