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RRV Fair in full swing

RRV Fair in full swing

The Red River Valley Fair opened last night and is in full swing. Families and kids hit the carnival rides and it was a beautiful night for great food, fun and entertainment.  Gene Watson and the Farewell Party Band made their way onto the stage to a packed house.  Watson is always a fan...

09/28/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris PD arrest report September 28, 2016

Paris PD arrest report September 28, 2016

Flatt, Anthony Thomas – Poss Marij <2OZ, Fail to maintain financial responsibility, Fail to display driver’s license, Fail to appear non traffic Hunter, David Michael – Harassment, Criminal mischief >=$100<$750 Jones, George Alex – Pedestrian fail to walk on left...

09/28/2016 by eparisextra.com
The pumpkins arrive downtown on October 22 for annual festival

The pumpkins arrive downtown on October 22 for annual festival

The 16th annual Festival of Pumpkins will begin on Saturday, October 22, 2016 beginning at 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. The pumpkin patch will be located at again at 120 S. Main St. and will run through November 1. This community event has become a favorite for the Northeast Texas region. Visitors can...

09/27/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Humane Association adoption event today

Lamar County Humane Association adoption event today

The Lamar County Humane Association will have its weekly adoption drive today at Petco from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Petco is located at 3900 Lamar Ave. Paris, TX. There will be a lot of dogs who are looking for their forever home, all they need is a chance. #adoptapet #LCHA ...

09/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Beautiful 1900's home- in PISD

Beautiful 1900's home- in PISD

Detailed, professional restoration of home built in 1919.  Restored in 2009.  Has partial finished basement.  Original architectural trims, removed, restored and reinstalled. New wiring and plumbing, 4 zones of HVAC.  Cable and audio throughout home.  3 Fireplaces. Gourmet kitchen with...

09/22/2016 by eparisextra.com
Sheriff's Department warns the public about phone scam

Sheriff's Department warns the public about phone scam

The Lamar County Sheriff’s Department would like to make residents aware of people calling saying that family members are in jail, they need money wired to get out of jail and for attorney fees. One of the numbers scammers used is 506-481-0419. Please be vigilant in protecting your...

09/22/2016 by eparisextra.com
People's Bank To Host Chamber Business After Hours Today

People's Bank To Host Chamber Business After Hours Today

People’s Bank Will Host Business After Hours Today  From 5 – 7 p.m.   All of the festivities will be held at the 2805 Lamar Ave. location.  Come out and enjoy live music, food, drink and more. ...

09/22/2016 by eparisextra.com
BIG grant for restoration of downtown historic building

BIG grant for restoration of downtown historic building

The Paris Main Street Program is a revitalization program designed to promote efforts to offer unique and diverse shopping and dining experiences. Their goal is to promote local events and activities to draw local residents and visitors to downtown, and to protect the history and...

09/20/2016 by eparisextra.com
Texas Comptroller announces record $270 Million in unclaimed property returns

Texas Comptroller announces record $270 Million in unclaimed property returns

The Texas Comptroller’s office returned a record $270 million in unclaimed property to rightful owners during the past fiscal year, Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today. This breaks the previous record of $248 million returned in fiscal 2015. “This record is a tremendous achievement and...

09/18/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra Dog of the Week

eParisExtra Dog of the Week

This is Maximus. He is a young pointer mix that is super friendly. He does great with other dogs, just wants to play . A very sweet nature . Maximus is a small to medium size guy that would fit into an active / semi active home. He’s good on a leash , loves taking walks. So if you up to...

09/14/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra Cat of the Week

eParisExtra Cat of the Week

Ally is a gorgeous young smooth tabby. She’s a gentle , friendly kitten with lots of love to give.  Playful & curious , she would be a great source of entertainment. Come see this sweet kitty for yourself , she’s waiting just for you. #LCHA #adoptapet #foreverhome ...

09/14/2016 by eparisextra.com
North Lamar vs. Greenville - Photo Gallery

North Lamar vs. Greenville - Photo Gallery

Friday Night Lights at its best. Photos courtesy of Tony Corso Images. #NL #Football ...

09/12/2016 by eparisextra.com
Remembering 9/11

Remembering 9/11

Remembering Those Who Lost Loved Ones On A Day We Will Never Forget.   God Bless America! eParisExtra.com   ...

09/11/2016 by eparisextra.com
The iPhone 7 is faster, clearer, louder, and water resistant

The iPhone 7 is faster, clearer, louder, and water resistant

 Apple’s iPhone 7 September event came and went. We now live in a post-headphone jack world (at least if you want to continue living in Apple’s mobile phone ecosystem). While the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus don’t have a place to plug your headphones into, it also doesn’t really have a place...

09/10/2016 by eparisextra.com
Fly the United States Flag at Half-Staff on Sunday, September 11, 2016

Fly the United States Flag at Half-Staff on Sunday, September 11, 2016

Sunday, September 11, 2016 marks the 15 year anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City, the Pentagon, and United Airlines Flight 93 which crashed in suburban Pennsylvania. Patriot Day serves as a remembrance of the lives lost on that September...

09/10/2016 by eparisextra.com
New shopping center coming to Paris in 2018

New shopping center coming to Paris in 2018

A new shopping center is on its way to Paris, TX. said Ken Higdon President and CEO of the Lamar County Chamber of Commerce. Though the details of the center are not public as of yet, Higdon did tell eParisExtra that the “developer has letters of intent from 3 big anchors, and the rest of...

09/09/2016 by eparisextra.com
Shots fired during an assault

Shots fired during an assault

At 6:24 p.m. on September 6, 2016 Paris Police responded to a fight in progress/shots fired complaint in the 600 block of SW 6th. Officers were told that a male subject had assaulted a female and that witnesses had intervened. Officers were also told that the male subject had advised that he...

09/07/2016 by eparisextra.com
Local convenience store robbed - suspect still at large

Local convenience store robbed - suspect still at large

On September 4, 2016 Paris Police responded to the City Mart in the 700 block of Bonham St. in regards to a robbery. Officers were told that an unknown black male had entered the store with his head and face partially covered and pulled a handgun and pointed it at the clerk demanding...

09/07/2016 by eparisextra.com
The Oak Ridge Boys coming to Paris in November

The Oak Ridge Boys coming to Paris in November

The iconic country and gospel group, The Oak Ridge Boys will be performing live at the Love Civic Center on November 20, 2016 from 7 – 10 p.m. The group was founded in the 1940’s as the Oak Ridge Quartet. They became popular in southern gospel during the 1950’s.  Their name...

09/04/2016 by eparisextra.com
A must see beautiful custom home

A must see beautiful custom home

You will love the open feel of this beautiful custom house! Tall ceilings, tons of windows for natural lighting, floor to ceiling stone fireplace, gas range, big pantry, huge eat-in island in kitchen, an entertainers dream house! Upstairs has an open loft area with stunning views from multiple...

09/03/2016 by eparisextra.com