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Women's Junior College Standings & Friday's Scores

Women's Junior College Standings & Friday's Scores

WOMEN’S   JUCO             (Thru...

12/08/2012 by Charles Richards
Men's Junior College Standings & Friday's Scores

Men's Junior College Standings & Friday's Scores

  MEN’S   JUCO (Thru Dec....

12/08/2012 by Charles Richards
Michael Oneal & Wesley Malone set to play for annual Toys for Tots drive at Buffalo Joes

Michael Oneal & Wesley Malone set to play for annual Toys for Tots drive at Buffalo Joes

Every child deserves to have something under their Christmas tree, so come out and support a good cause, December 7, at the annual Toys For Tots drive at Buffalo Joe’s Pub. Local favorites Michael O’Neal and Wesley Joe Malone will be performing. The benefit drive is definitely the...

12/07/2012 by Josh Allen
Lamar County Crime Stoppers asks for help in solving thefts of copper high-line wire

Lamar County Crime Stoppers asks for help in solving thefts of copper high-line wire

Over the last several months, the Lamar County Sheriff’s Department has been investigating numerous thefts where copper high line wire is being stolen from poles in rural Lamar County. Since August of 2012, suspect(s) have removed and stolen approximately 20,000 feet of copper wiring from...

12/07/2012 by Charles Richards
Bret Michaels live at Choctaw Casino tomorrow night

Bret Michaels live at Choctaw Casino tomorrow night

by Nic Huber – eParisExtra! For all of you who loved the ’80s and the miss the glam rock days, Bret Michaels of Poison fame will be performing at the Choctaw Casino in the Grant Event Center this Saturday, December 8. He first achieved success as the lead vocalist for the glam metal...

12/07/2012 by Josh Allen
Looking ahead in Paris ISD

Looking ahead in Paris ISD

December 8 – January 2, 2012   Saturday, December 8, 2012         Paris High School Band Region Clinic/Concert – Students who earned positions in the Freshman or Jazz – All-Region Bands participate at Texarkana 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon – Saturday School   December 10-14,...

12/07/2012 by Josh Allen
Man flees from wrecked stolen truck with Colorado plates, Paris PD Press Release - December 6-7

Man flees from wrecked stolen truck with Colorado plates, Paris PD Press Release - December 6-7

An abandoned truck — that was stolen with Colorado license plates — was found wrecked in a drainage ditch yesterday.  Witnesses advised that the driver fled before police arrived, according to Paris PD Public Information Officer Curtis Garrett. Paris Police responded to the 3300...

12/07/2012 by Josh Allen
Police arrest seven on Thursday, Paris PD adult arrests - December 6

Police arrest seven on Thursday, Paris PD adult arrests - December 6

Jeffrey Allen Carpenter, 38, Theft of Property <$50 w/Prev Rodney Ray Collins, 60, Manufacture/Delivery of Controlled Substance PG 1 >= 1g Drug Free Zone, Possession of Controlled Substance PG 3 <28g Drug Free Zone, Possession of Marijuana <2oz, Possession of Drug...

12/07/2012 by Josh Allen
Obituaries Friday, December 7

Obituaries Friday, December 7

Dorothy Mary Fisher Spurling Guffey, 93,   passed away peacefully,  Thursday,  December 06, 2012 at home surrounded by her family. She was born May 19,1919 in Cairo, Egypt to Alice Khattar Mellelia Fisher and Edward Fisher.  Her family moved to London, England in 1923.  She attended Saint...

12/07/2012 by Josh Allen
Paris LadyCats Win First Game in Commerce

Paris LadyCats Win First Game in Commerce

The Paris LadyCats played Commerce in game one of the Commerce Tournament. The LadyCats defeated Commerce 63 – 50. “This game was a complete effort for our girls,” said Coach Mackey. “We were able to win every quarter. We were especially proud of the defensive...

12/07/2012 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Pantherettes Knock Off North Hills

North Lamar Pantherettes Knock Off North Hills

The North Lamar Pantherettes beat North Hills 35 – 30 on Thursday night. Sam Flippen led the way for North Lamar with 13 points. Haley Hostetler chipped in 8 while Lexie Chancellor had 6. Lexie Stephens finished with 5 points, Hannah Igleheart with 2, and JoBeth Williams had 1.  The...

12/07/2012 by Greg Higgins
Attractive Home in Wellington Point

Attractive Home in Wellington Point

ATTRACTIVE HOME WITH NEUTRAL COLORS. MOVE-IN READY . 4TH BEDROOM OVER GARAGE COULD BE BONUS ROOM. OVER-SIZED BACKYARD. CLICK THE PHOTO ABOVE FOR MORE DETAILS. CONTACT LOUISE TAYLOR AT CENTURY 21 HARVEY PROPERTIES FOR INFORMATION. ...

12/07/2012 by eParisExtra
Drug Induced Nutritional Depletions

Drug Induced Nutritional Depletions

This is the first article in a series that will address nutritional deficiencies caused by commonly prescribed medications. This week we will discuss antibiotics and the nutrients they deplete. It is well known that antibiotics are crucial in fighting infections and supporting health during...

12/07/2012 by eParisExtra
Christmas Care Packages for the Soldiers

Christmas Care Packages for the Soldiers

Toni Preston’s 5th grade students at Bailey Intermediate School hold homemade greeting cards and nonperishable food items to be mailed to a combat unit stationed in Afghanistan. Students pictured beginning front left are Austin Parish, Jerron Newberry, Jaythan Brownfield, Lexie Brown, Krista...

12/06/2012 by Josh Allen
Aikin students help set Guinness World Record

Aikin students help set Guinness World Record

3rd grade students LaTaria King, Adam Clement and Caleb Jame­son demonstrate how to sport stack. Aikin Elementary students joined forces with other groups around the globe to help set a new Guinness World Records mark in sport stacking on Nov. 15. The school received a World Sport Stacking...

12/06/2012 by Josh Allen
Obituaries Thursday, December 6

Obituaries Thursday, December 6

Joe Mark McDowell, 90, of Paris passed away Tuesday December 4, 2012 at Brentwood Terrace Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held at Fry Gibbs Funeral Home, Friday Dec. 7, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel with Rev. Ken Cannon and Rev. Robert Myre officiating. Burial will follow in Evergreen...

12/06/2012 by Josh Allen
Downtown Window Decorating winners announced - Click to see photos

Downtown Window Decorating winners announced - Click to see photos

Drum Roll, please… The Paris Downtown Association’s Window Decorating Contest has come to a conclusion, with the result being 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners and a downtown full of Christmas-spirited decorated windows. The top three winners’ are listed below with a photograph of...

12/06/2012 by Josh Allen
City of Paris invites citizens to donate to fund for relief of Hurricane Sandy victims

City of Paris invites citizens to donate to fund for relief of Hurricane Sandy victims

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12/06/2012 by Charles Richards
North Lamar's Ian Dukleth Recieves Co-Special Teams MVP as All District Team is Announced

North Lamar's Ian Dukleth Recieves Co-Special Teams MVP as All District Team is Announced

(Photo by NL Press)Ian Dukleth running from a defender against Quinlan Ford on Homecoming night. The 2012 13-3A All-District team has been announced along with Superlatives and Honorable Mentions. Ian Dukleth was voted as a Co-Special Teams MVP along with Kenny Mason from Paris High. Chance...

12/06/2012 by Greg Higgins
PJC Dragons bring their 'A' game in 76-67 victory over previously undefeated Lamar State-Port Arthur

PJC Dragons bring their 'A' game in 76-67 victory over previously undefeated Lamar State-Port Arthur

Antonio Arnold (4) drains a 3-point shot for a 21-8 lead for Paris in Wednesday’s 76-67 victory over Lamar State-Port Arthur. Also shown for PJC (from left) are Anthony Adams, Lamar Walker and Will Ransom. (eParisExtra photo by Charles Richards) By CHARLES RICHARDS eParisExtra.com The...

12/06/2012 by Charles Richards