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Lots Happening at the Paris Community Theatre this Spring

The Paris Community Theatre has a lot happening this spring. First, on April 7th and 8th at 6:30pm are auditions for Damn Yankees.  Based on the novel The Year The Yankees Lost The Pennant by...

03/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Fun for the family with free PJC student production this weekend

Fun for the family with free PJC student production this weekend

An all-student production featuring audience participation is offered free this weekend at Paris Junior College. Delta Psi Omega, the drama honor fraternity at PJC, will present “The Romanian Uranium Mystery,” directed by sophomore Cody Rice, DPO’s pledge master. The audience will...

03/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Annual Uncle Jesse's Big Bass Classic Coming Soon

Annual Uncle Jesse's Big Bass Classic Coming Soon

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...

03/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Crash shuts down 82 West on Wednesday

Crash shuts down 82 West on Wednesday

Paris Emergency Medical Service, along with police, fire and county sheriff’s department responded to a multiple vehicle collision on Highway 82 West at Brookston Wednesday afternoon. Early reports are that there was one fatality and another person was careflighted as a result of the...

03/26/2015 by eParisExtra

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Edmond-based LevelOps Energy Earns Top International Award

Edmond-based LevelOps Energy Earns Top International Award

Edmond, OK based LevelOps Energy will be honored as the Outstanding Incubator Client, in the technology category, at the National Business Incubation Association’s 29th International Conference on Business Incubation in Denver during the annual awards luncheon in April. LevelOps Energy,...

03/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Beautiful Five Bedroom Home on 25+ Acres

Beautiful Five Bedroom Home on 25+ Acres

Country living at its best! This beautiful 5/3/2 custom brick home located in Chisum School District boast a large open floor plan, formal dining as well as a split master layout. 8ft and 10ft ceilings, crown moulding, hardwood, tile and carpet flooring throughout. Kitchen offers a double oven,...

03/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Lots Happening at the Paris Community Theatre this Spring

Lots Happening at the Paris Community Theatre this Spring

The Paris Community Theatre has a lot happening this spring. First, on April 7th and 8th at 6:30pm are auditions for Damn Yankees.  Based on the novel The Year The Yankees Lost The Pennant by Douglass Wallop, Damn Yankees the Broadway mega-hit and winner of 7 TONY Awards including Best Musical...

03/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Country Home on Over 100 Acres in Blossom

Country Home on Over 100 Acres in Blossom

Well maintained home, new dishwasher, efficient propane central heat and stove, sink in utility, attic fan. Mature pecan trees. Shop is wired for 220v, has 11×31 overhang, Very large hay barn, with large overhang next to working pens. Perfect place for cattle, 3 ponds, fenced and cross...

03/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Names Released in Wednesday's Fatal Crash on Hwy 82

Names Released in Wednesday's Fatal Crash on Hwy 82

Texas State Troopers have released the names of the women involved in Wednesday afternoon’s fatal crash on Hwy 82 near Brookston. 66 year old Charlotte Webster was killed instantly when an SUV, driving by 28 year-old Nina Dawson of Brookston, collided head-on into Webster’s...

03/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Texas House Passes No Texting While Driving Bill

Texas House Passes No Texting While Driving Bill

Yesterday, Texas lawmakers voted 104-39 for House Bill 80, by state Rep. Tom Craddick (R-Midland), which would make texting while driving a misdemeanor punishable by a fine of up to $99 for the first offense and $200 for subsequent violations. If signed into law, Texas would join 45 other...

03/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Fun for the family with free PJC student production this weekend

Fun for the family with free PJC student production this weekend

An all-student production featuring audience participation is offered free this weekend at Paris Junior College. Delta Psi Omega, the drama honor fraternity at PJC, will present “The Romanian Uranium Mystery,” directed by sophomore Cody Rice, DPO’s pledge master. The audience will...

03/27/2015 by eParisExtra
PJC Baseball Loss to NTCC

PJC Baseball Loss to NTCC

Kyle Britt hurls gem, but PJC Dragons‘s bats go quiet in 3-2 loss to NTCC Kyle Britt allowed just two runs on Thursday at Mt. Pleasant TX, but Paris Dragons couldn’t get the offense going in a 3-2 defeat to NTCC. Britt was a workhorse on the rubber for Paris Dragons. Britt allowed...

03/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings on 3/26

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings on 3/26

Six people were booked into the Lamar County Jail on March 26, 2015. Maloy, Devon Scott, Possession Marijuana<2oz Miller, Kendall Paul, CCC/Possession Marijuana<2oz Craven, Mark Anthony, Bond Held Insufficient-Harassment Risinger, Jimmy Darel, POSs cS PG 1>=1G<4G Flatt, Anthony...

03/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 3/26/15

Paris PD Arrests on 3/26/15

Paris Police responded to 138 calls for service while arresting one person on March 26, 2015. Only one misdemeanor theft, two misdemeanor assaults, one fraud, and three accidents were reported. Boggs, Byron John, 24, Seat Belt Violation; Fail to Maintain ...

03/27/2015 by eParisExtra
PHS Boys Soccer Preps for Playoffs with 3-0 Win

PHS Boys Soccer Preps for Playoffs with 3-0 Win

After a scoreless first half, the Paris Wildcats overcame the rust from a two-week layoff to shut out the Pittsburg Pirates Tuesday in a soccer playoff warmup match at Pirate Stadium, 3-0. The Cats had been idle since they wrapped up the District 11-4A championship on March 10.  The Pirates,...

03/26/2015 by eParisExtra
PJC Dragons fend off Kilgore's late push, hold on 4-3

PJC Dragons fend off Kilgore's late push, hold on 4-3

Kilgore wasn’t able to overcome the big hole it dug itself into against Dragons, and Kilgore lost 4-3 to Dragons after falling behind by three runs in the fourth inning. Kilgore scored two runs in the fifth on a two-run home run by Goguen. Still, Kilgore couldn’t catch...

03/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Eight people were booked into the Lamar County Jail on March 25, 2015. Stinnett, Rhonda Lynn, Fleeing Police Officer; Reckless Driving Bowman, Teri Cheyenne, MAN DEL CS PG 1>=4G<200G Stein, Samuel Evan, Poss Marijuana<2oz Pippin, Christopher James, Failure to Maintain Financial...

03/26/2015 by eParisExtra
WildCats End Pre-District Baseball with Win

WildCats End Pre-District Baseball with Win

Ready or not, it’s time for District 15-4A baseball. The Paris Wildcats, who have had a difficult time staging normal practices due to the wet and wild winter weather patterns, finished an abbreviated pre-district schedule Tuesday with a commanding, 9-2 win at Kilgore.  The Cats, now 5-7...

03/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Bailey Reading Fair Winners Announced

Bailey Reading Fair Winners Announced

Much like a science fair where students independently research ideas or topics to learn about a specific field of science, a reading fair is designed to help students be creative while helping them develop an appreciation for reading.  Recently, Bailey Intermediate fourth and fifth grade...

03/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 3/25/15

Paris PD Arrests on 3/25/15

Five people were arrested by the Paris Police Department on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. The adults arrested include: Bailey, Shaniesha, 30, Theft Property>=$50<$500 Cawvey, April Tametra, 26, Engage in Organized; Fail to Maintain; Fail to Display Driver’s; Fail to Appear Non...

03/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Thursday, March 26, 2015

Obituaries for Thursday, March 26, 2015

Martha Myril Hancock Vandergriff, 76, went to be with her Lord and Savior Wednesday morning, March 25, 2015. Services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Saturday, March 28th, at Bright-Holland Funeral Home with Rev. Brandon Teague officiating. Burial will follow in Restland Cemetery at Roxton. The...

03/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Annual Uncle Jesse's Big Bass Classic Coming Soon

Annual Uncle Jesse's Big Bass Classic Coming Soon

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...

03/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Crash shuts down 82 West on Wednesday

Crash shuts down 82 West on Wednesday

Paris Emergency Medical Service, along with police, fire and county sheriff’s department responded to a multiple vehicle collision on Highway 82 West at Brookston Wednesday afternoon. Early reports are that there was one fatality and another person was careflighted as a result of the...

03/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom Home on Robin Road

Three Bedroom Home on Robin Road

Immaculately kept home on corner lot! Open living concept with kitchen, breakfast, living and dining all connecting. Large windows in living for great natural light. Recent carpet throughout and flooring in kitchen. Master suite with private bath and two closets. Built in desks in living and...

03/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Man Arrested For Selling Meth at Car Wash

Paris Man Arrested For Selling Meth at Car Wash

Three persons were arrested in the 2100 block of Bonham Street at 2:31 P.M. on Tuesday, March 24, 2015. Officers were dispatched to a narcotics violation where it was reported that a male subject was selling narcotics from a black Tahoe at the carwash. During the investigation, Officers...

03/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Tyler Junior College pulls away late for 11-4 victory over PJC

Tyler Junior College pulls away late for 11-4 victory over PJC

While Paris Dragons hung tough on Tuesday, Tyler Junior College pulled away late for the 11-4 victory at Tyler TX. Tyler Junior College was sparked by Hickman and Quick, who teamed up for five hits and five RBIs. Cameron Copeland couldn’t get it done on the rubber for Paris Dragons,...

03/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Expect Strong Storms Overnight

Expect Strong Storms Overnight

Sunny skies today and warm temperatures today will give way to the possibility of strong scattered storms overnight and cooler temps on Thursday. Shortly before midnight there is a good chance of a line of strong thunderstorms moving into Lamar county. Locally heavy rainfall is possible along...

03/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Six people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 3:10pm on Tuesday afternoon and 2:25am on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Ortega, Abel N., Possession Marijuana<2oz Keen, Jessee Dillon, Theft Property>=$500<$1500; Unsafe Speed Campsey, Rusty Dale, CCC/Theft...

03/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Obituaries for Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Gertrude Miriam Letwyn, 92, of Paris passed away Monday, March 23, 2015 in Magnolia, Texas. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday March 27 at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church with Father Anthony Stoeppel officiating. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery under the...

03/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 3/24/15

Paris PD Arrests on 3/24/15

Paris Police responded to 81 calls for service while arresting 10 persons on March 24, 2015. Allison, Shannon Dewest, 35, Possession of Drug Baird, Tona, 33, Parole Violation Warrant Bowman, Teri Cheyenne, 18, MAN DEL CS PG 1>=4G<200G Keen, Jessee Dillon, 23, Discharging Firearm; Warrant...

03/25/2015 by eParisExtra