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Dr. Hashmi and Dr. Steve Clifford File to Run for City Council

Today is the first day that those interested in running for Paris City Council seats in District 4, 5, or 7 could file. So far, Dr. A.J. Hashmi has filed to rerun for his seat in District 7. ...

01/28/2015 by eParisExtra
PRMC Celebrates One Year Anniversary of the Da Vinci Robot

PRMC Celebrates One Year Anniversary of the Da Vinci Robot

On Friday, January 23, 2015, Paris Regional Medical Center celebrated the one year anniversary of the incredible da Vinci Robot. In the past year, PRMC has performed 391 cases with da Vinci Surgical System. When the robot arrived last year, PRMC held a naming contest.  The winning class was...

01/27/2015 by eParisExtra
City Council Approves Extension of Home Repair Loan Program

City Council Approves Extension of Home Repair Loan Program

Monday night, the Paris City Council considered and approved the extension of the home repair loan program. City Manager John Godwin (pictured right) spoke to the availability and effectiveness of the program, “It’s for folks that need substantial repairs to homes, like holes in...

01/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Crimestoppers Crime Of The Week--Burglary of a Business

Crimestoppers Crime Of The Week--Burglary of a Business

At 2:47 A.M. on January 16, 2015, Paris Police responded to a call of a motor vehicle accident at Swaim’s Hardware at 240 SW 1st Street. When they arrived at the scene, Paris Police Officers observed that a 2001 blue Ford Explorer had crashed into the front doors of the building. Three (3)...

01/26/2015 by eParisExtra

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Beautifully Maintained Home

Beautifully Maintained Home

Beautifully maintained and only the second owner! Tall ceilings, crown molding, new wood floors, recent paint in bathrooms and more. The kitchen is spacious with custom cabinets, a work island with bar and pantry. The split master arrangement allows for additional privacy and you will love the...

01/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Stolen Camper from Reno Found in Mississippi

Stolen Camper from Reno Found in Mississippi

On Saturday January 10th, 2015 Reno Police was notified by Lamar County dispatch that an agency in Mississippi had run the tag on a stolen camper that was reported stolen out of Reno in November, 2014. On November 12th, 2014 Reno Police took a report of a stolen camper that was taken from a...

01/28/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Pantherettes Beat Liberty Eylau

North Lamar Pantherettes Beat Liberty Eylau

The North Lamar girls basketball team continued their strong season with a win against Liberty Eylau. The visiting Pantherettes won the game on Tuesday night  64-39. Kylie Halstead lead the team offensively with 15 points and six assists. Bailee Nickerson scored ten points and had four...

01/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Prairiland 7th grade beats Chisum

Prairiland 7th grade beats Chisum

The Prairiland 7th grade B team beat Chisum in basketball 10-4  last Thursday night. Pablo Peralta had 8 of the 10 points while Austin Kelly and Connor Bridges had 1 point each. The 7th grade A team won 26-10. Connor Sessums led all scoring with 9 points followed by Jason Prazak with 6, Ryan...

01/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Continuing Education in February at PJC

Continuing Education in February at PJC

Among the many classes offered in February by the Paris Junior College Continuing Education is one on shaping and polishing gemstones. Also offered is a plumbing course meeting state requirements for plumbing contractors. Unless otherwise noted, all classes are offered in the Bobby R. Walters...

01/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings

Twelve people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 3:12am on 1/27 and 12:23am on 1/28/2015. Mason, Chris Dejuan, Violation of Parole Roth, David Lee, Theft Property>=$50<$500 Rempel, Rodney, No Driver’s License (when unlicensed) Farrow, Kevin Lynn, Jn/Poss CS PG 1<1G;...

01/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Dr. Hashmi and Dr. Steve Clifford File to Run for City Council

Dr. Hashmi and Dr. Steve Clifford File to Run for City Council

Today is the first day that those interested in running for Paris City Council seats in District 4, 5, or 7 could file. So far, Dr. A.J. Hashmi has filed to rerun for his seat in District 7.  And Dr. Steve Clifford, has filed for District 4, the seat currently held by Dr. Richard...

01/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 1/27/2015

Paris PD Arrests on 1/27/2015

Paris Police responded to 97 calls for service while arresting 8 persons on January 27th, 2015. Dunken, Jeff Joe, 36, Burglary of Building; Expired Operator License; Open Container; Fail to Appear Non Traffic (2 counts) Dunwood, Trivel Andrew, 23, Parole Violation Warrant; Possession of...

01/28/2015 by eParisExtra
23 Year Old Man Arrested After Being Found Hiding in a Closet

23 Year Old Man Arrested After Being Found Hiding in a Closet

23 year old Trivel Andrew Dunwood, of Paris was found hiding in a closet of an abandoned house in the 400 block of W Sherman and placed under arrest on a parole violation warrant. During the arrest, Paris Police Officers allegedly found that Dunwood was in possession of a baggie of marijuana....

01/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Man Arrested for a September Burglary

Paris Man Arrested for a September Burglary

Paris Police Officers arrested 36 year old Paris resident Jeff Joe Dunken, Jr at 9:24 P.M. on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 on an outstanding warrant charging him with burglary of a building. Dunken was found in a vehicle in the 200 block of SW 1st Street. The warrant stemmed from an...

01/28/2015 by eParisExtra
NXS Contemporary Art Gallery Hosts Artist Reception

NXS Contemporary Art Gallery Hosts Artist Reception

NXS Contemporary Art Gallery will be hosting a welcoming artist reception on Thursday, February 5th from 4:30 to 7:00 for local artists Andrea Doss.  NXS Contemporary Art Gallery is located at 102 Clarksville Street in downtown Paris. Andrea Doss was born an artist, and painted her early...

01/28/2015 by eParisExtra
City Council Receives Presentation of Wastewater Treatment Plant Infrastructure

City Council Receives Presentation of Wastewater Treatment Plant Infrastructure

Monday night, the Paris City Council heard a presentation on the state of the current wastewater treatment plant infrastructure and possible remedies. James Hinkle, Superintendent of Wastewater Treatment for the City of Paris, addressed the council, “In my honest opinion, within the next...

01/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom, 2 Bath Home in Reno

Three Bedroom, 2 Bath Home in Reno

CHARM AND COMFORT DESCRIBE THIS HOME. THE KITCHEN HAS GRANITE COUNTERTOPS AND STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES. THE MASTER BATH HAS MARBLE FLOORS AND A WALK IN CLOSET. NEW FLOORING AND PAINT. NO CARPET IN THE HOME. OUTSIDE THERE IS A LARGE COVERED PATIO/DECK, A SHOP, AND SECOND DRIVE FOR A VEHICLE OR...

01/27/2015 by eParisExtra
PRMC Celebrates One Year Anniversary of the Da Vinci Robot

PRMC Celebrates One Year Anniversary of the Da Vinci Robot

On Friday, January 23, 2015, Paris Regional Medical Center celebrated the one year anniversary of the incredible da Vinci Robot. In the past year, PRMC has performed 391 cases with da Vinci Surgical System. When the robot arrived last year, PRMC held a naming contest.  The winning class was...

01/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Parker Superhero Artwork Published on Calendar

Parker Superhero Artwork Published on Calendar

Eight students from Aaron Parker Elementary School were among the 36 entries chosen to have their artwork included in the 2015 “Be a Healthy Superhero” Calendar created just for the Lamar county community.  A total of 868 Superhero Artists from the Lamar County schools submitted drawings...

01/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris High Powerlifting Team Compete at Sulphur Springs

Paris High Powerlifting Team Compete at Sulphur Springs

The Paris HIgh powerlifting team competed in its first meet of the 2015 season Saturday at Sulphur Springs.  The girls finished fifth overall, while the boys were ninth.  The next meet will be Saturday, Jan. 31, at North Lamar. Girls Results (squat-bench press-deadline–total) 123: 8....

01/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Two Oklahoma Women Arrested Trying to Pass Fraudlent Checks

Two Oklahoma Women Arrested Trying to Pass Fraudlent Checks

On 01/27/2015 at about 2:00am Paris Police Officers made a warrant arrest in the 3700 block of Lamar Avenue. While taking inventory of the vehicle from the arrest, a clerk from a nearby covenience store asked to speak to one of the officers. The clerk advised the officer that two females...

01/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept Inmate Bookings

Five people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 7:15am on 1/26 and 3:12 am on 1/27/15. Thompson, Curtis Lee, CPF/Speeding McCool, Jerrod William, Harassment Womack, Jamie Lee, MTAG-Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family; MTAG-Theft Property>=$50<$500 Kennedy, Bobby Eudell, Theft...

01/27/2015 by eParisExtra
City Council Approves Extension of Home Repair Loan Program

City Council Approves Extension of Home Repair Loan Program

Monday night, the Paris City Council considered and approved the extension of the home repair loan program. City Manager John Godwin (pictured right) spoke to the availability and effectiveness of the program, “It’s for folks that need substantial repairs to homes, like holes in...

01/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Obituaries for Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Paul Junior Ussery 90, of Macon, Georgia, formerly of Paris, died at 4:45 AM, Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Pine Point Hospice Facility in Macon.  Funeral services are set for 2:00 PM, Wednesday, January 28, 2015 in the chapel of Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home with Rev. Samuel Evers...

01/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 1/26/15

Paris PD Arrests on 1/26/15

Paris Police Officers arrested five individuals on January 26, 2015. The adults arrested include: Allen, Joshua Ray, 27, Fail to Maintain; Motor Vehicle Inspection McCool, Jerrod William, 24, Harassment Thompson, Curtis Lee, 34, Speeding York, Stephen Gary, 22, Fail to Display Driver’s (2...

01/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Man With Outstanding Warrant Assaults Police Officer, Tries to Evade Arrest

Man With Outstanding Warrant Assaults Police Officer, Tries to Evade Arrest

33 year old Kevin Lynn Farrow, of Paris was arrested at 6:57 P.M. on Saturday, January 24, 2015 and charged with assault on a public servant. Paris Police Officers had information that Farrow was at a house in the 1600 block of Ballard Street and had a felony warrant for his arrest charging...

01/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Three Charged in the Beating and Robbing of an Austin Man

Three Charged in the Beating and Robbing of an Austin Man

Paris Police responded to a disturbance call in the 1800 block of Polk St at 2:11 P.M. on Friday, January 23, 2015. It was reported that two males were assaulting another male in the front yard. Paris Police Officers arrived and found evidence that was consistant of an assault. Officers later...

01/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Weekend Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Weekend Inmate Bookings

22 People were booked into the Lamar County Jail over the weekend. Gates, Tyronne Lashawn, Poss Marijuana<2oz Mendlelson, Gina Lynn, Bond Surrender/DWI 2nd; Bond Surrender/POSS CS PG 2 U/1G; Poss Dangerous Drug Batchelor, Jason Thomas, CCC/Cruelty to Non-Livestock Animals Smith, Clifford...

01/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Missing Paris Woman Found in Oklahoma

Missing Paris Woman Found in Oklahoma

On Sunday, January 25, 2015 the Paris police department sent out an alert asking for the public’s help in locating a CECILIA ANN LANEY JOHNSON FOSTER, W/F, and 5’09, 280 LBS, 48 YRS OF AGE, SHORT GRAY HAIR, and WEARS GLASSES.  She has been found in Oklahoma City on I-40 by units with...

01/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Crimestoppers Crime Of The Week--Burglary of a Business

Crimestoppers Crime Of The Week--Burglary of a Business

At 2:47 A.M. on January 16, 2015, Paris Police responded to a call of a motor vehicle accident at Swaim’s Hardware at 240 SW 1st Street. When they arrived at the scene, Paris Police Officers observed that a 2001 blue Ford Explorer had crashed into the front doors of the building. Three (3)...

01/26/2015 by eParisExtra