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Paris City Council to Meet on Monday

The Paris City Council will be meeting in regular session on Monday, January 26, 2015 at 5:30pm. The meeting will be held at the City Council Chamber, located at 107 E. Kaufman Street. The...

01/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Puppets Invade the Square

Puppets Invade the Square

The hilarious, modern musical “Avenue Q” which focuses on a group of unique 20-somethings and features puppets will be running this weekend and next at the Paris Community Theatre. All performance times are at 7:30 pm (there are no matinees for this show). The cast includes:...

01/23/2015 by eParisExtra
New Restuarant Coming to Downtown Paris

New Restuarant Coming to Downtown Paris

Downtown Paris will soon have a new restaurant!  Perry’s Off The Square will be opening on Tuesday, February 10th in the space that formerly held Bois D’Arc Restaurant. Perry’s Off the Square head Chef Michael Perry says the menu “will be an upscale dining experience...

01/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Leadership Lamar County class meeting focuses on 'Introduction to Paris and Lamar County'

Leadership Lamar County class meeting focuses on "Introduction to Paris and Lamar County"

The 2014-2015 Leadership Lamar County class met last week at the Union Station Train Depot Community Room, where the class focused on an “Introduction to Paris and Lamar County” — including nonprofit organizations, agriculture in the area, and city and county history. Union...

01/22/2015 by Josh Allen

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Local Business and Industry to Speak to PHS CTE Students Throughout February

Local Business and Industry to Speak to PHS CTE Students Throughout February

Students and faculty at Paris High School will join others across the nation during the month of February to celebrate national Career and Technical Education (CTE) MonthTM. This year’s theme is Recognizing Classroom Innovators! CTE Month provides programs across the country an opportunity to...

01/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Four Bedroom Home on 31.9 Acres

Four Bedroom Home on 31.9 Acres

SECLUSION AND PRIVACY AWAIT YOU IN THIS CUSTOM BUILT HOME ON 31+- ACRES OF MOSTLY SCATTERED TREES AND PASTURE, HOME SITS BACK OFF MAIN RD FOR EXTRA PRIVACY, IN GROUND POOL, 20X40 METAL SHOP WITH FULL BATH, HOME HAS NEW LAMINATE, TILE, AND CARPET FLOORING, LARGE ENTERTAINING KITTCHEN FEATURES...

01/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris City Council to Meet on Monday

Paris City Council to Meet on Monday

The Paris City Council will be meeting in regular session on Monday, January 26, 2015 at 5:30pm. The meeting will be held at the City Council Chamber, located at 107 E. Kaufman Street. The council members will consider and approve extension of the home repair loan program; receive a...

01/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Health Officials Warn of Measles Outbreak

Health Officials Warn of Measles Outbreak

An outbreak of measles that can be traced back to Disneyland in December is traveling eastward, getting closer to Texas. There are now six states with confirmed cases of measles. The outbreak has spread to Utah, Washington, Colorado, Oregon and across the border to Mexico. Arizona has been the...

01/24/2015 by eParisExtra
NLHS Students Stand on a Part of History

NLHS Students Stand on a Part of History

North Lamar High School students in Patti Haley’s Dual Credit United States History class visited the Sixth Floor Museum in Dallas on Wednesday, January 21, 2015.  The students toured through the museum at Dealey Plaza that chronicles the assassination and legacy of President John F....

01/24/2015 by eParisExtra
Chisum Elementary Students Receive Free Books

Chisum Elementary Students Receive Free Books

Kim Ledbetter from Toyota of Paris presents a book to Chisum Elementary first grader Emma Northam while Taylor Crutcher, Cadriene Snell, and Hallie Luna wait to receive theirs.  Toyota of Paris along with other businesses provide funds to put books in the hands of each first and fourth...

01/24/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris High Debate Team Qualifies for Nationals

Paris High Debate Team Qualifies for Nationals

Five Paris High debate students qualified for the National Catholic Forensic League Grand Nationals during district competition recently in Austin. The students, all members of the junior class, placed high enough in four different events to earn invitations to the annual conference to be held...

01/24/2015 by eParisExtra
Microsoft’s HoloLens to introduce holographic computing to Windows 10

Microsoft’s HoloLens to introduce holographic computing to Windows 10

When you think of holograms today, your mind is probably flooded with visions of creepy electronic music artist revivals like Michael Jackson and Tupac or the digital pop princess Hatsune Miku. At Microsoft’s Windows 10 media briefing this week, Microsoft wants you to embrace a more...

01/24/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Postal Truck Lost in Fire

Paris Postal Truck Lost in Fire

A US Mail Truck from the Paris Post Office was destroyed in a fire on Thursday, January 22, 2015. According to Asst. Chief/Fire Marshall of the Paris Fire Department, Dale Maberry, the fire appears to have been caused by a fuel leak. The fire quickly spread to engulf the truck. All mail was...

01/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Puppets Invade the Square

Puppets Invade the Square

The hilarious, modern musical “Avenue Q” which focuses on a group of unique 20-somethings and features puppets will be running this weekend and next at the Paris Community Theatre. All performance times are at 7:30 pm (there are no matinees for this show). The cast includes:...

01/23/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Project Graduation Selling Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

North Lamar Project Graduation Selling Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, North Lamar Project Graduation is selling Chocolate Dipped Strawberries. Orders for Hand-dipped chocolate covered strawberries will be taken through Wednesday, February 4th (sorry NO late orders!) The Chocolate Dipped Strawberries are $30. 00 a dozen or...

01/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Inmate Bookings

Embry, Tonya Latriece, MTR-Theft Property<$500 By Check Parrish, Patricia Michelle, BS-POSS CS PG 3<28G; BS/POSS Dangerous Drug Risinger, Jimmy Darel, POSS CS PG 1<1G Young, Davion Latrone, Sexual Assault Child Mccoin, John Thomas, Unl Restraint Squires, Courtney Leigh, Possession Drug...

01/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Friday, January 23, 2015

Obituaries for Friday, January 23, 2015

Carlos Earl Ladd of Deport, died at 1:55 PM, Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at Paris Regional Medical Center.  Funeral services are set for 2:00 PM, Saturday, January 24, 2015 at First United Methodist Church of Deport with Rev. Debra May officiating.  Burial will follow in Highland Cemetery in...

01/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 1/22/15

Paris PD Arrests on 1/22/15

Nine people were arrested by the Paris Police Department on Thursday, January 22, 2015. Embry, Tonya Latriece, 37, Fail to Maintain Gates, Teresa Workman, 30, Possession Marijuana<2oz Gates, Tyronne Lashawn, 31, Possession Marijuana<2oz Matthews, Jared Dean, 19, Public...

01/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Fire at Paris Chevrolet

Fire at Paris Chevrolet

The Paris Fire Department responded to a structure fire located at Paris Chevrolet, 1915 North Main Thursday at approximately 9:30 A.M. When the fire department arrived on scene there was heavy smoke coming from the service department. The fire occurred while transferring gasoline from one tank...

01/23/2015 by eParisExtra
3 Bedroom, 2 Bath Home on Primrose

3 Bedroom, 2 Bath Home on Primrose

OPEN FLOOR PLAN. OVER SIZED CLOSETS. LOTS OF CUSTOM CABINETS. SPLIT MASTER. GARDEN TUB/SEPARATE SHOWER. COVERED PATIO. REAR ENTRY GARAGE. CLICK ON PHOTO TO SEE LIST OF UPDATES ON WEBSITE. PARIS ISD. $143,500. ...

01/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Calvary Paris to host 'Free Movie Night' on Friday

Calvary Paris to host 'Free Movie Night' on Friday

Mark your calendar and invite your friends to the free showing of the renowned movie, “Veil of tears”, which will be playing at Calvary Paris on Friday, January 23, at 6:30 p.m. This event is completely free and open to the community. “Veil of tears” is a heartfelt...

01/22/2015 by Josh Allen
New Hope Center's 60' TV giveaway this Saturday - there's still time to get tickets

New Hope Center's 60" TV giveaway this Saturday - there's still time to get tickets

The New Hope Center of Paris is giving away a 60″, HD television on Saturday, and there is still time for you to get tickets for your chance to win it — just in time to watch the Super Bowl on it. The TV is valued at $750, which will be drawn for at 2 p.m. on Saturday, January...

01/22/2015 by Josh Allen
New Restuarant Coming to Downtown Paris

New Restuarant Coming to Downtown Paris

Downtown Paris will soon have a new restaurant!  Perry’s Off The Square will be opening on Tuesday, February 10th in the space that formerly held Bois D’Arc Restaurant. Perry’s Off the Square head Chef Michael Perry says the menu “will be an upscale dining experience...

01/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Thursday, January 22, 2015

Obituaries for Thursday, January 22, 2015

Gladys “Granny” Ritchie Burns was born on October 9, 1909 in Utica, Mississippi to Steven and Elizabeth Farmer Ritchie.  She passed away peacefully on Monday, January 19, 2015 at the ripe young age of 105.   Graveside services will be held on Friday, January 23, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at...

01/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept Inmate Bookings

Jordan, Nelda Joyce, Theft Property>=$20<$500 By Check Cole, Elizabeth Ellen, MTAG-Fail to ID Fugitive Intent Give False Info Ethridge, Virgle Jr., False Report To Police Officer/Law Enforcement Tinoco, Favio Villagomez, Unl Restraint; Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family...

01/22/2015 by eParisExtra
House Fire on Wednesday Started in Kitchen

House Fire on Wednesday Started in Kitchen

The Paris Fire Department responded to a structure fire located at 824 West Houston Street Wednesday at approximately 4:15 P.M. The home was occupied at the time of the fire. The fire occurred in the kitchen after an unattended pan on the stove caught fire. Prior to the fire departments...

01/22/2015 by eParisExtra
PHS Students Place at NL UIL Meet

PHS Students Place at NL UIL Meet

Freshman Graham Bain and senior Arish Pardiwalla won event titles, and the accounting team finished first to highlight Paris High results at the recent Tommy Eads Invitational UIL Meet at North Lamar. The next upcoming practice meet will be Jan. 30-31 at Mount Pleasant. PHS Results (Sponsor in...

01/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Steed Gets 200th Milestone Win At PHS

Steed Gets 200th Milestone Win At PHS

Tuesday night’s Win for the Paris Wildcats over the North Lamar Panthers marked Paris head boys basketball coach Billy Mack Steed 200th Milestone Win.   Interestingly, North Lamar is Steed’s alma mater.  The basketball coach left North Lamar, 8 years ago to take over the...

01/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 1/21/15

Paris PD Arrests on 1/21/15

Paris Police responded to 95 calls for service while arresting 8 persons on January 21st, 2015. Bratcher, John David, 48, Vehicle Towing Darnell, Paul Darren, Poss Dangerous Drug; Poss Marijuana<2oz; Assault Family Violence Class A Harrison, Denzel Breonn, 24, Assault Class A Jeffery,...

01/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Reports of a Suspicious Person Leads to Arrest

Reports of a Suspicious Person Leads to Arrest

Paul Darren Darnell, 45, of Paris, was arrested in the 2200 block of Briarwood at 3:56 P.M. on Wednesday, January 21, 2014 after officers were dispatched to a suspicious person. It was reported that a homeless man had been seen speaking with some children and was living in the woods in the...

01/22/2015 by eParisExtra