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Update on Officer Involved Shooting - Paris Texas News

Update on Officer Involved Shooting

In the early morning hours of last Friday, September 26, 2014 around 3:30am Lamar County Sheriff Deputies were dispatched to disturbance regarding a man with a gun at a residence on Walnut...

09/29/2014 by eParisExtra
Multiple Reports of Homes Burglarized in SE Paris

Multiple Reports of Homes Burglarized in SE Paris

Paris Police Officers responded a string of calls regarding burglaries over the weekend in SE Paris, especially on SE 33rd Street. First was a call about a burglary of a residence in the 800 block of SE 33rd St at about 10:41 A.M. on Friday, September 26, 2014. It was reported that someone...

09/29/2014 by eParisExtra
Eagles Out-Punch Cats in Round One, 38-14

Eagles Out-Punch Cats in Round One, 38-14

(Photo by Bill Higgins)Quez Allen taking a snap earlier this year against Melissa. In a classic mismatch of a heavyweight prize fighter paired with a amateur flyweight, defending state champion Argyle pummeled the Paris Wildcats Friday with a series of gut punches before sending the Cats to the...

09/28/2014 by Tim Taylor
North Lamar suffers first loss of the season; finish preseason with a 4-1 Record

North Lamar suffers first loss of the season; finish preseason with a 4-1 Record

(Photo by Adam Routon)North Lamar running back Keitron Reed fighting for yardage in a game earlier this season. Van – North Lamar head football coach Tim Billings was excited for the opportunity to play the Van Vandals on Friday night. Depending on which poll you look at, the Vandals are...

09/27/2014 by Greg Higgins - Sports Editor

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Paris ISD DSS Named Home Town Heroes

Paris ISD DSS Named Home Town Heroes

The Paris ISD Department of Safety and Security (DSS) was recently recognized as “Home Town Heroes” by the Paris branch of OneMain Financial for their dedication to the people of Paris ISD and the community. The “Home Town Heroes” theme is part of OneMain...

09/30/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests 9/29/14

Paris PD Arrests 9/29/14

Paris Police responded to 105 calls for service and arrested 2 persons on September 29th, 2014. Luttrell, Harry Luther, 43, Speeding; Driving w/License Invalid; Possession of Drug Saunders, Ashley Nicole, 30, Public Intoxication   ...

09/30/2014 by eParisExtra
Text Message Reveals Shooter

Text Message Reveals Shooter

A text message revealed who had shot at a vehicle that was parked in a parking lot in the 300 block of Stone Ave. Paris Police Officers responded to the call at about 11:52 P.M. on September 29, 2014.  Arriving on the scene, officers were advised that the windshield of a 2002 Buick had been...

09/30/2014 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Obituaries for Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Terri Lynn Wade-Yeakley passed from the love of her family into the arms of her Lord and Savior in the afternoon of September 25, 2014 at the home of her brother in Sunnyvale TX.  Terri was surrounded by family as the seventeen month battle with brain cancer ended and she joined her husband...

09/30/2014 by eParisExtra
WHY SHOULD I CALL CRIME STOPPERS?

WHY SHOULD I CALL CRIME STOPPERS?

One question William (Buddy) Heuberger, the Executive Director of Lamar County Crime Stoppers, is often asked is, why should I call Crime Stoppers? The question has several great answers. First, let’s look at why citizens do not contact law enforcement with information they may have...

09/30/2014 by eParisExtra
Missing Dog - Owners Offer Reward

Missing Dog - Owners Offer Reward

A $350 reward for the return of this dog, who has been missing since Thursday, September 25th, is being offered by the dog’s owner. The dog’s name is  Zep. He was last seen on Thursday September 25th around 3:30 p.m. on Turtle Creek Drive. The owners believe that he was...

09/30/2014 by eParisExtra
Donation for Toys for Tots in Memory of Timmy Chapman

Donation for Toys for Tots in Memory of Timmy Chapman

Dylan’s Drivers collected a portion of the registration fee from the Dylan’s Drivers Poker Run for Toys for Tots in memory of Timmy Chapman.  Ronnie and Vicki Ballard are shown presenting the check to Glenn and Donna Chapman.   ...

09/30/2014 by eParisExtra
Welcome Reception for NL Superintendent McCullough

Welcome Reception for NL Superintendent McCullough

A welcome reception for North Lamar Superintendent John McCullough will be held Thursday, October 2 from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. in the NL High School library.   “Mr. McCullough hit the floor running, so we thought our open week would be a great time to officially welcome him to North Lamar,”...

09/30/2014 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Bookings

These people were booked into the Lamar County Jail, yesterday September 29, 2014: Black, Ashley Laquesh, CCC/Fail to ID Fugitive Intent to Give False Info Finch, Robert Bryan, Theft Property<$1500 2/more previous convictions Kelley, Pamela Lynn, Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family...

09/30/2014 by eParisExtra
Holy Cross Annual October Luncheons Start Thursday

Holy Cross Annual October Luncheons Start Thursday

The Women of Holy Cross Episcopal Church will be holding their annual “October Luncheons” beginning this Thursday, with homemade Chicken Spaghetti. The menus for the following Thursdays are as follows: October 9th is Gumbo; October 16th is Lasagna; October 23rd is Holy Cross...

09/29/2014 by eParisExtra
Smokin' Hot Makeup New Location

Smokin' Hot Makeup New Location

Smokin’ Hot Makeup is now located next to SoHo at 131 Lamar Avenue in downtown Paris. Smokin’ Hot also has new hours Monday through Friday 11am to 6pm ,and on Saturday from 10am to 3pm. Makeup, clothing, accessories and more! Stop in today and let them know you saw them on...

09/29/2014 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Weekend Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Weekend Bookings

Eighteen people were booked into the Lamar County Jail over the weekend. Curry, Billy Joe, Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or more (3 counts); Possession CS PG 2>=1G<4G Gray, Matthew Chase, Fail to Identify Giving False/Fictitious Info Jones, Stacy Michelle, MTAG/Engage in Organized...

09/29/2014 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Residents Enjoy the Fair

Lamar County Residents Enjoy the Fair

The Red River Valley Fair was open last week and over the weekend and enjoyed by many Lamar County Residents. Photos provided by Anna Holt ...

09/29/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Weekend Arrests

Paris PD Weekend Arrests

The Paris Police Department responded to 270 calls for service and arrested 23 persons over the weekend. Allen, Jeffrey James, 43, Fail to Maintain; Motor Vehicle Inspection; Fail to Appear Non Traffic Babb, Brian Alson, 49, Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or More; Accident Involving Damage To;...

09/29/2014 by eParisExtra
Update on Officer Involved Shooting

Update on Officer Involved Shooting

In the early morning hours of last Friday, September 26, 2014 around 3:30am Lamar County Sheriff Deputies were dispatched to disturbance regarding a man with a gun at a residence on Walnut Street in the Blossom Community. When Deputies arrived they made contact with the female homeowner at...

09/29/2014 by eParisExtra
Multiple Reports of Homes Burglarized in SE Paris

Multiple Reports of Homes Burglarized in SE Paris

Paris Police Officers responded a string of calls regarding burglaries over the weekend in SE Paris, especially on SE 33rd Street. First was a call about a burglary of a residence in the 800 block of SE 33rd St at about 10:41 A.M. on Friday, September 26, 2014. It was reported that someone...

09/29/2014 by eParisExtra
Driver Charged with DWI after hit and run accident

Driver Charged with DWI after hit and run accident

49 year old Brian Alson Babb of Bogata was arrested at about 7:49 P.M. on September 28, 2014 after it was reported that the vehicle that he was driving had struck another vehicle in the 3000 block of NE Loop 286 and had left the scene. A  second caller advised that they had observed Babb’s...

09/29/2014 by eParisExtra
Custom Built Home in Parklike Setting

Custom Built Home in Parklike Setting

PICTURESQUE! PARKLIKE SETTING AWAITS YOU! THIS CUSTOM BUILT YOUNG HOME HAS ALL THE BELLS AND WHISTLES. CUSTOM KITCHEN WITH GRANITE COUNTER TOPS, SERVING BAR, BUILT IN SLIDING DRAWER MICROWAVE, LARGE PANTRY, CUSTOM CABINETRY, STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES, LARGE LIVING AREA WITH VAULTED CEILING,...

09/28/2014 by eParisExtra
American Red Cross Lamar County Hosts Campaign Rally for Holiday Mail for Heroes: Messages from Home

American Red Cross Lamar County Hosts Campaign Rally for Holiday Mail for Heroes: Messages from Home

On Thursday, October 2nd the American Red Cross Lamar County Chapter will host their “Holiday Mail for Heroes: Messages from Home” Campaign Rally where local residents can learn how to form a team, become a corporate sponsor, or make a donation. The Campaign Rally will take place at...

09/28/2014 by eParisExtra
David Niblett is Under the Red Hat

David Niblett is Under the Red Hat

This article is part two of the County Commissioner Precinct 2 race and will feature David Niblett who is running for election on the Republican Party Ticket against his opponent the incumbent Lonnie Layton who is running on the Democratic Party Ticket. We met David on a beautiful Texas...

09/28/2014 by eParisExtra
Eagles Out-Punch Cats in Round One, 38-14

Eagles Out-Punch Cats in Round One, 38-14

(Photo by Bill Higgins)Quez Allen taking a snap earlier this year against Melissa. In a classic mismatch of a heavyweight prize fighter paired with a amateur flyweight, defending state champion Argyle pummeled the Paris Wildcats Friday with a series of gut punches before sending the Cats to the...

09/28/2014 by Tim Taylor
Just Over 100 Acres For Sale

Just Over 100 Acres For Sale

Hunters paradise, weekend retreat or your new home site, you choose! Less than 10 miles from Loop 286 and Hwy 19/24, this property has endless possibilities. There are 5 ponds, 4 pastures fenced and cross fenced, native grasses including Bermuda and mature pecan trees scattered around the...

09/27/2014 by eParisExtra
Chisum ISD Education Foundation Golf Tournament

Chisum ISD Education Foundation Golf Tournament

The C.H.I.P.S. Education Foundation (Chisum High Incentive Program for Seniors) will be holding the 4th Annual golf tournament on Saturday, October 18th at the Paris Golf and Country Club.  Tee time is 8am. The tournament is a four man scramble format, with four player teams. A fee of $100...

09/27/2014 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Saturday September 9, 2014

Obituaries for Saturday September 9, 2014

Billy Mack Porter 72, of Paris, went to be with his Lord and Savior at 1:00 PM, Thursday, September 25, 2014 at Paris Regional Medical Center.  Funeral services are set for 11:00 AM, Monday, September 29, 2014 at the Paris Church of God with Rev. Doug Holt officiating.  Burial will be in...

09/27/2014 by eParisExtra
Precinct One Commissioner is Under the Red Hat

Precinct One Commissioner is Under the Red Hat

There are a total of 14 races on the upcoming Lamar County Ballot during the November General Election. The County Judge, the County Treasurer, Constable Precinct 1 and the County Commissioner Precinct 2 races are the only Four of the fourteen races that are contested. So far it has been a...

09/27/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar suffers first loss of the season; finish preseason with a 4-1 Record

North Lamar suffers first loss of the season; finish preseason with a 4-1 Record

(Photo by Adam Routon)North Lamar running back Keitron Reed fighting for yardage in a game earlier this season. Van – North Lamar head football coach Tim Billings was excited for the opportunity to play the Van Vandals on Friday night. Depending on which poll you look at, the Vandals are...

09/27/2014 by Greg Higgins - Sports Editor