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PJC honors sophomores on men's and women's basketball squads

PJC honors sophomores on men's and women's basketball squads

  Standing with PJC women’s head basketball coach Sean LeBeauf before the team’s final home game Wednesday night are (from left) Brea Castro, Kelsei Ewings, Shanice Hill, and Voche’ Martin. (PJC Photo)       ...

02/28/2013 by Charles Richards
Panola rallies from early deficit to beat Lady Dragons, 56-50, in Paris home season finale

Panola rallies from early deficit to beat Lady Dragons, 56-50, in Paris home season finale

Lady Dragons head coach Sean LeBeauf instructs his team during a timeout in the second half of Wednesday night’s game with Panola. Seated from left are Voche’ Martin (44), Maeghan Scott (22), Ashley Johnson (23), Kelsei Ewings (5) and Shanice Vaughan (15). Shown standing are Shanice...

02/28/2013 by Charles Richards
Paris ISD celebrates Texas Public Schools Week - March 4-8

Paris ISD celebrates Texas Public Schools Week - March 4-8

Texas Public Schools Week March 4-8, 2013 Video Contest – Enter for a chance to win $1,000 for your campus! Go to www.celebratetps.org for contest rules and details. Monday, March 4, 2013         Paris ISD             10:00 a.m. Texas Public Schools Week Grand...

02/28/2013 by Josh Allen
Lamar County Sheriff’s Department arrests & bookings during the period of February 27 - 28

Lamar County Sheriff’s Department arrests & bookings during the period of February 27 - 28

Damon Curtis Williams, 32, Speeding (Exceed Prima Facie Limit) Waylon Glenn Gilbert, 31, Evading Arrest/Detention w/ Previous Conviction David Allen Bradley, 24, Burglary of Habitation, Possession of Marijuana <2oz Lloyd Kenyata Holbrook, 33, Failure to Identify – Giving...

02/28/2013 by Josh Allen
Safety at the forefront for Paris Junior College Board of Regents

Safety at the forefront for Paris Junior College Board of Regents

Paris Junior College Board of Regents received a report on campus emergency preparedness from Chief of Campus Police Shane Boatwright and PJC President Dr. Pamela Anglin Monday evening. Campus police staffing levels were reviewed, as was the Dragon Alert System, which sends e-mails and text...

02/28/2013 by Josh Allen
Five arrested on Wednesday; Paris PD adult arrests - February 27

Five arrested on Wednesday; Paris PD adult arrests - February 27

Olivia Dalelynn Caraway, 21, Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility, Motor Vehicle Inspection, Expired Motor Vehicle Registration, Failure to Appear (Non-Traffic) Amy Nicole Dunken, 32, Theft of Property >=$50 <$500, Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility, Seat Belt/Child...

02/28/2013 by Josh Allen
Obituaries Thursday, February 28

Obituaries Thursday, February 28

After a long and vigilant fight with cancer, Tina Michelle Stover Wynn, 44,  of Paris, Texas, was lifted up on angel wings by the grace of our Heavenly Father when she passed from this world on Wednesday, February 27, 2013, at home in Paris, Texas Visitation will be held at Bright Holland...

02/28/2013 by Josh Allen
North Lamar Golf Results

North Lamar Golf Results

The North Lamar girls golf team played in Texarkana on Tuesday. Here are the results: The girls finished in 3rd Place as a Team Cozy Brown             106 Brianna Schroeder   111 Savanah Bishop       113 Bailee Sanders        120 Jaycie McEwin        ...

02/28/2013 by Greg Higgins - Sports Editor
eParis Extra! takes Dylan's Drivers home

eParis Extra! takes Dylan's Drivers home

It’s Josh here, managing editor of the Extra!.  Over the last weekend, I had the privilege and opportunity to receive a ride home by one of the more unique non-profits in our area, Dylan’s Drivers.  The experience was a pleasure, and I would suggest to anyone out there that is out...

02/28/2013 by Josh Allen
Three file for open NLISD seats

Three file for open NLISD seats

North Lamar Independent School District has three seats open for this year’s school board election, and so far, only three candidates have filed. Incumbent Paul Drake, as well as Kyle Coston and Tim Stone, have submitted the paperwork required to be candidates for the at-large seats on...

02/28/2013 by Jeff Parish
Halftime of Panola-PJC women's game proves to be showtime for toddler

Halftime of Panola-PJC women's game proves to be showtime for toddler

This someday-cheerleader wandered onto the court during halftime of the women’s game between Paris Junior College and Panola College. He clapped, and waved and at one point attempted a somersault.(eParisExtra photo by Charles Richards)     ...

02/28/2013 by Charles Richards
Matt Johnson, Lynsee Parish honored as Mr. & Miss PJC

Matt Johnson, Lynsee Parish honored as Mr. & Miss PJC

Matt Johnson and Lynsee Parish are shown after they were presented as Mr. and Miss PJC on Wednesday at halftime of the men’s basketball game between Paris Junior College and Panola College. (PJC Photo)   PARIS — Mr. and Miss PJC — Matt Johnson of Plano and Lynsee Parish...

02/28/2013 by Charles Richards
Region 5 & 14 Women's Junior College Standings and scores (through Wednesday, Feb. 27)

Region 5 & 14 Women's Junior College Standings and scores (through Wednesday, Feb. 27)

WOMEN’S   JUCO (Thru Feb ...

02/28/2013 by Charles Richards
PJC Dragons defeat Panola behind Mike Harmon's seven 3-pointers

PJC Dragons defeat Panola behind Mike Harmon's seven 3-pointers

David Tucker (20) looks toward former high school teammate Courtney Austin (31) in the second half of PJC’s 80-65 victory over Panola. They played together on Dallas Kimball’s state championship team two yeas ago. Also shown are Paris players Will Ransom (44) and Delvin Dickerson....

02/28/2013 by Charles Richards
Region 5 & 14 Men's Junior College Basketnball stadings and scores through Wednesday, Feb. 27

Region 5 & 14 Men's Junior College Basketnball stadings and scores through Wednesday, Feb. 27

MEN’S   JUCO               (Thru Feb. 27) CONF ALL Region  ...

02/28/2013 by Charles Richards
Five file for two Chisum ISD seats

Five file for two Chisum ISD seats

Chisum Independent School District has two at-large seats on the school board up for election this year. The seats are currently held by Jimmy Caffee and Travis Ball. So far, five candidates have signed up to run — Caffee, Jim Newman, Kerry Washington, Randy Armstrong and Matt...

02/27/2013 by Jeff Parish
Paris Junior College offers Two English as a Second Language - Intake Sessions in March

Paris Junior College offers Two English as a Second Language - Intake Sessions in March

The Adult Education and Family Literacy Department at Paris Junior College has set orientation dates for two English as a Second Language (ESL) classes. Students must attend an orientation session in order to sign up for ESL courses. All classes are offered at no cost to the student. However,...

02/27/2013 by Josh Allen
Students learn through participating in Medieval & Renaissance fair

Students learn through participating in Medieval & Renaissance fair

Knight Candidates prepare to be knighted by the king as part of their preparation for presenting the Medieval and Renaissance Fair on Thursday, February 28, at North Lamar High School. Knight candidates from left to right are sophomores Merilyn Campbell, Presley Crawford, Mary Hardin, Erin...

02/27/2013 by Josh Allen
PJC to open 'Cyrano de Bergerac' on Thursday

PJC to open 'Cyrano de Bergerac' on Thursday

Thursday evening sees the opening of one of the great romances at Paris Junior College’s Ray Karrer Theater. Cyrano de Bergerac begins at 7 p.m. Austen Naron as Cyrano woos Roxane, played by Paige Collins, on behalf of Christian in rehearsal for Cyrano de Bergerac. The play opens Thursday...

02/27/2013 by Josh Allen
Lamar County Sheriff’s Department arrests & bookings during the period of February 25 - 27

Lamar County Sheriff’s Department arrests & bookings during the period of February 25 - 27

Latray Demon Wright, 19, Assault Causing Bodily Injury – Family Member, Evading Arrest/Detention w/ Vehicle, Resisting Arrest/Search/Transport Michael Earitt White, 50, Driving w/ License Invalid, Proof of Financial Responsibility – Second Offense, Driving w/ License Invalid w/...

02/27/2013 by Josh Allen