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Michelle Hobbs Wins Dancing with the Stars

At the 6th Annual Dancing with the Stars, Michelle Hobbs of Lamar National Bank danced her way to the title of winner. Dancing with the Stars was put on this year as a fundraiser for Lamar...

06/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Sims Deemed Fit to Stand Trial

Sims Deemed Fit to Stand Trial

After 9 hours of arguments and cross-examination before county court judge Bill Harris, a jury has deemed Christian Sims fit to stand trial for the murder of his grandmother, Annie Sims. Gary Young, prosecutor for the case and Lamar County District Attorney, along with Assistant County Attorney...

06/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Steve Grubbs Resigns as CEO of PRMC

Steve Grubbs Resigns as CEO of PRMC

It was announced to Paris Regional Medical Center employees yesterday that Stephen J. Grubbs is resigning.  Grubbs is relocating to a hospital in Panama City, Florida. Stephen Grubbs joined PRMC as the chief executive officer in March of 2013, coming to the hospital from Jackson, Tenn.,...

06/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris ISD’s Future Problem Solving Program Brings Home International Wins

Paris ISD’s Future Problem Solving Program Brings Home International Wins

Paris ISD Future Problem students competed against 4,000 from the nation and 11 foreign countries at the International Conference.  They won two first place awards, two third place awards, one fourth place award, and three finalist honors.  They are coached by Debb Fleming, Sandra Strom, Dr....

06/25/2015 by eParisExtra

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Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Twelve people were booked into the Lamar County Jail over the weekend. Baughn, Brian Kinley, Bench Warrant/Theft of Material; Theft of Material Alum/Bronze/Copper Martin, Jeffrey Jay, BS/Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family Violence; MTAG/Prohibited Substance Correctional Facility Pittman,...

06/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Monday, June 29, 2015

Obituaries for Monday, June 29, 2015

Sandra May Sugg Hatcher, 67, of Paris,  passed away Saturday, June 27, 2015 at her home surrounded by her family. Bright-Holland Funeral Home has scheduled graveside services for 1:00 p.m. Monday, June 29th, at Shady Grove Cemetery with Rev. Jody VanDeaver officiating. She was born May 30,...

06/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Dept. Weekend Arrest Report

Paris Police Dept. Weekend Arrest Report

Fourteen people were arrested by the Paris Police Department this past weekend. The adults arrested include: Frierson, Natasha Diann, 34, Fail to Yield Right of; Speeding; Violate Promise to (2 counts) Hicks, William Preson, 53, Driving While Intoxicated 2nd Hickson, Roy Gene, 54,...

06/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Two Felony Arrests by Paris PD this Weekend

Two Felony Arrests by Paris PD this Weekend

Officers responded to 304 calls for service from Friday the 26th through Sunday the 28th arresting 14 people while doing do. Two of the arrests involved felony charges: Roy Gene Hickson, (right) 54 of Paris was arrested on an outstanding warrant charging arson.  The warrant was a Judgement...

06/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom in Paris ISD

Three Bedroom in Paris ISD

Location, Convenience, and Move-In ready. Everything a buyer is looking for! This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house has been updated throughout with new paint, fixtures, windows, tile and carpet. The home ‘s large living room allows you to enjoy family time together and the oversized back yard...

06/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Michelle Hobbs Wins Dancing with the Stars

Michelle Hobbs Wins Dancing with the Stars

At the 6th Annual Dancing with the Stars, Michelle Hobbs of Lamar National Bank danced her way to the title of winner. Dancing with the Stars was put on this year as a fundraiser for Lamar County Crime Stoppers and featured local “stars” Michelle Hobbs, JD Marrs of Tower Onsite,...

06/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris EMS Donates Fans to Meals-On-Wheels

Paris EMS Donates Fans to Meals-On-Wheels

Patricia Alexander, Case Manager for Lamar County Human Resource Center, is shown accepting summertime fans from Sam Martin, Paramedic.  Paris EMS uses 100% of the money collected during their annual Fill-The-Boot campaign to help Lamar County children and seniors.  During the summer, they...

06/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Large Office/Warehouse on Lamar Avenue For Sale

Large Office/Warehouse on Lamar Avenue For Sale

Large office / warehouse. Great location just outside Loop 286 and off Lamar Ave. Retail Development potential. Multiple restaurants, office buildings, Walgreens, CVS and Walmart in the area. Existing building includes large office space and warehouse space.  On 8.9 Acres. Approx. Sq Ft:...

06/27/2015 by eParisExtra
$5000 National FFA Scholarship Awarded to Katy Wilkins

$5000 National FFA Scholarship Awarded to Katy Wilkins

The National FFA Organization awarded a $5000.00 BNSF Railway Foundation scholarship to Katy Wilkins of the Prairiland High School FFA. The scholarship is sponsored by BNSF Railway Foundation as a special project of the National FFA Foundation. Wilkins plans to use the funds to pursue...

06/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Art of the Heart Fundraiser for PCT

Art of the Heart Fundraiser for PCT

NXS Gallery and the Paris Community Theatre are teaming up to create a unique fundraiser for the Theatre. A $50 donation will allow you to display your art at the gallery in a special exhibit on Saturday, July 11th.  Viewing is free and open to the public from 5:30-7:30pm. Those interested in...

06/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Photo of Theft Suspect

Photo of Theft Suspect

Pictured is the surveillance photo released of the suspect in the theft of the $3000 bracelet taken from the Carriage House jewelry store in downtown Paris earlier this week. If you think you know this man, please contact the Paris Police Department at 903-784-6688, Option 0 or call...

06/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Sims Deemed Fit to Stand Trial

Sims Deemed Fit to Stand Trial

After 9 hours of arguments and cross-examination before county court judge Bill Harris, a jury has deemed Christian Sims fit to stand trial for the murder of his grandmother, Annie Sims. Gary Young, prosecutor for the case and Lamar County District Attorney, along with Assistant County Attorney...

06/27/2015 by eParisExtra
'Damn Yankees' Continues This Weekend at PCT

"Damn Yankees" Continues This Weekend at PCT

The PCT production of “Damn Yankees” continues this weekend at the Plaza Theatre. Performances Friday and  Saturday at 7:30pm and a final matinee performance on Sunday at 2:30 pm. This fun, family musical is is directed and choreographed by Christine Sheehan, with musical direction by...

06/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Six people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 2:42am on 6/25 and 3:01am on 6/26/15. Holt, Robert Edward, MTAG-Criminal Nonsupport Greer, Aaron Scott, Resist Arrest Search or Transport; Criminal Mischief>=$50<$500; Assault Public Servant; Driving While Intoxicated/Open Alcohol...

06/26/2015 by eParisExtra
High Speed Chase in Paris Thursday Morning

High Speed Chase in Paris Thursday Morning

At 9:37 AM on Thursday, June 25th, Paris Police officers responded to a report of a man with a gun at the intersection of 7th SW Street and Bonham Street. Officers arrived and found that he did not have a weapon and after that brief contact, allowed him to leave. In just a few minutes, another...

06/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 6/25/15

Paris PD Arrests on 6/25/15

Officers responded to 105 calls for service on June 25, 2015..  Two people were arrested on misdemeanor traffic warrants. Connot, Seth Garrett, 24, Speeding School Zone Miller, Shirley Jean, 48, Motor Vehicle Inspection; Fail to Display Driver’s ...

06/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Supreme Court Upholds Same Sex Marriage

Supreme Court Upholds Same Sex Marriage

The United States Supreme Court has just released its ruling on Same Sex Marriage, upholding the right for all couples to marry in all fifty states. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is warning Texas County Clerks not to issue marriage licenses to same sex couples until he has had the...

06/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Steve Grubbs Resigns as CEO of PRMC

Steve Grubbs Resigns as CEO of PRMC

It was announced to Paris Regional Medical Center employees yesterday that Stephen J. Grubbs is resigning.  Grubbs is relocating to a hospital in Panama City, Florida. Stephen Grubbs joined PRMC as the chief executive officer in March of 2013, coming to the hospital from Jackson, Tenn.,...

06/26/2015 by eParisExtra
RRV Amateur Radio Club to host ham radio 'Field Day' this weekend

RRV Amateur Radio Club to host ham radio "Field Day" this weekend

Amateur Radio “Field Day” June 27 – 28 Demonstrates Science, Skill, and Service. Members of the Red River Valley Amateur Radio Club will be participating in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise, June 27 at The Paris Police Department front lawn. Since 1933, ham radio operators...

06/25/2015 by Josh Allen
Three Bedroom Home in Deport

Three Bedroom Home in Deport

SPACIOUS HOME WITH ABUNDANT STORAGE THRU-OUT AWAITING IT ‘S NEW OWNER!!! 3 BEDROOM 2 BATH BRICK HOME IN THE MILTON COMMUNITY AND PRAIRILAND ISD. COVERED FRONT PORCH AND BACK PATIO FOR ENJOYING THE QUIET LOCATION. HOBBY ROOM WITH 4X6 STORAGE AREA. SHELVED STORAGE CLOSET IN OVERSIZED...

06/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Twelve people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 12:47am on 6/24 and 2:42am on 6/25/15. Frazier, Daphanie Danille, MAN DEL CS PG 1>=4G,200G Reed, Domienek, Antwar, Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family Violence McCoin, John Thomas, CCC/Unl Restraint Diggs, RJ, Assault Causes...

06/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Thursday, June 25, 2015

Obituaries for Thursday, June 25, 2015

Laura B. Farris , 97, of Allen, Texas a former longtime resident of Paris passed away June 19, 2015 in Allen. Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, June 27, 2015 in First United Methodist Church with Rev. Gary Reagan officiating. Burial will follow in the Evergreen Cemetery...

06/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris ISD’s Future Problem Solving Program Brings Home International Wins

Paris ISD’s Future Problem Solving Program Brings Home International Wins

Paris ISD Future Problem students competed against 4,000 from the nation and 11 foreign countries at the International Conference.  They won two first place awards, two third place awards, one fourth place award, and three finalist honors.  They are coached by Debb Fleming, Sandra Strom, Dr....

06/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 6/24/15

Paris PD Arrests on 6/24/15

Paris Police Department Officers responded to 92 calls for service in the 24 hour period of June 24th. Two people were arrested on misdemeanor family violence assault charges and one arrested on misdemeanor traffic warrants. Among the calls for service were: 1 Vehicle crash with injury; 2...

06/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Theft of $3000 Bracelet from the Carriage House

Theft of $3000 Bracelet from the Carriage House

Officers responded to a report theft in the 10 block of Clarksville Street yesterday around noon.  A subject was looking at two jewelry bracelets at the Carriage House (pictured) when he apparently returned one and kept the other and left the store. As of yesterday, the suspect had not been...

06/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Is Your Home an Asset to Help Fund Retirement?

Is Your Home an Asset to Help Fund Retirement?

Your home can be more than a place to live – it’s one way you can strategically save for retirement. In some circumstances, a home can represent a significant asset. Over time, your home can build equity that may contribute to your long-term financial security. For example, a home with no...

06/24/2015 by eParisExtra