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Commercial Lot for Sale on Lamar Avenue

Commercial Lot for Sale on Lamar Avenue

VERSATILE COMMERCIAL SITE! LOCATED JUST OFF LOOP AND AT BUSY INTERSECTION ACROSS FROM WAL-MART SUPERCENTER AND OTHER RETAIL SHOPS AND RESTAURANTS. CURRENTLY USED AS CAR LOT BUT LENDS TO ANY TYPE BUSINESS-RETAIL, RESTAURANT, OFFICE ETC. MULTIPLE OFFICES, SHOWROOM, CONFERENCE RM, KITCHENETTE, 2...

05/31/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris ISD to Host Girls Basketball Camps

Paris ISD to Host Girls Basketball Camps

Paris ISD will host a Paris Ladycats Basketball Camp the first week of summer at the Paris High School Gymnasium for incoming 2nd  through 6th graders This basketball camp for girls will run Monday through Thursday, June 9 – 12, from 9:00 A.M to  11:00 A.M. Paris ISD will also host its...

05/31/2014 by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom House in Hidden Lake Estates

Three Bedroom House in Hidden Lake Estates

CUSTOM BUILT. 3 BR 2 BA, BRICK/STONE, SPLIT MASTER. NESTLED IN THE TREES ON 9+ ACRES IN HIDDEN LAKE ESTATES. ACCESS TO PRIVATE LAKE AND PICNIC AREA. DETACHED CARPORT HAS PARKING FOR 3 VEHICLES PLUS WORKSHOP. CIRCLE DRIVE. COVERED PATIO FOR RELAXING OUTSIDE. IN PROCESS OF PAINTING MASTER BATH...

05/31/2014 by eParisExtra
Saturday is Bike Day at the Farmer's Market

Saturday is Bike Day at the Farmer's Market

Farmers Market in downtown Paris May is National Bike Month and the Farmer’s Market is bringing the month long celebration to a close with Bike Day at the Market.  From 8:00am until 10:00am, anyone who rides a bicycle to the Farmer’s Market Saturday the 31st, will receive a coupon for a...

05/30/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar drops first game in playoff series with Argyle

North Lamar drops first game in playoff series with Argyle

Jacob Cowling lays down a bunt in Game 1 against Argyle. For the first time during the 2014 playoffs, the North Lamar Panthers find themselves in a 0-1 hole going into game 2. For only the second time in 10 tries, the Panthers find themselves coming off a loss in the postseason. This loss,...

05/30/2014 by Greg Higgins
North Lamar Hosts Meet and Greet for New Athletic Director/Head Football Coach

North Lamar Hosts Meet and Greet for New Athletic Director/Head Football Coach

 North Lamar ISD will host a welcome reception for new Athletic Director/Head Football Coach Tim Billings on Sunday, June 1 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. in the James A. Dawson Athletic Facility.  The public is invited to come by and meet Billings and his wife, Lisa. Billings is a native of Honey...

05/30/2014 by Greg Higgins
Joint Meeting Between PEDC and the Paris City Council

Joint Meeting Between PEDC and the Paris City Council

Rebecca Clifford,PEDC Board Chair A special joint meeting between the Paris Economic Development Corporation and the Paris City Council has been called for Tuesday, June 3rd at 5:30pm. The purpose of the meeting is for the PEDC Chair, Rebecca Clifford, to report on the status of the PEDC...

05/30/2014 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Department Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Department Bookings

Bounds, Sylvia Lewis, Driving While Intoxicated Hines, Lacey Lee, Driving while Intoxicated Ginn, Rebecca Diane, Assault Public Servant; Resist Arrest, Search or Transport; Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family Violence Pirtle, Tyler John, Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family violence Acevedo, Joe...

05/30/2014 by eParisExtra
Four Bedroom Home in The Hills

Four Bedroom Home in The Hills

Lovely home in The Hills! Kitchen features bar and breakfast area. Separate formal dining. Large living area with fire place. Split master with private bath. Fourth bedroom currently used as office. Security and sprinkler systems owned. $219,750. ...

05/30/2014 by eParisExtra
Air Conditioning Repair Call Leads to Burglary

Air Conditioning Repair Call Leads to Burglary

Paris Police responded to a report of a burglary of a residence in the 100 block of NW 30th St. at about 5:53 P.M. on May 29, 2014. It was reported that the complainant had contacted the owner of the rental house to report that the air-conditioner was not working and the owner made...

05/30/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Makes Academic Mark at State UIL

North Lamar Makes Academic Mark at State UIL

Ryan Conner North Lamar Senior Ryan Conner successfully defended his state championship in UIL Informative Speaking, earning first place for the second straight year at the University Interscholastic League State Academic Meet hosted on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin. ...

05/30/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Arrests on May 29, 2014

Paris Police Arrests on May 29, 2014

Paris Police responded to 109 calls for service and arrested 9 persons on Thursday, May 29, 2014. Those arrested include: Booker, Gary Von, 47, Fail to Maintain; Fail to Display Driver’s; Open Container Bounds, Sylvia Lewis, 51, Driving While Intoxicated Campbell, Sharon Denise, 53,...

05/30/2014 by eParisExtra
eParisExtra.com Pets of the Week

eParisExtra.com Pets of the Week

Miss Ella is a Lab-beagle- Aussie mix. She loves attention, really enjoys playing outside, especially chasing a ball. Ella is 3 to 4 months old with a sweet temperment. She’s good with other dogs, calm and gentle. See Ella at the Paris Animal Shelter today. Gemma is the eParisExtra.com...

05/29/2014 by eParisExtra
Four Bedroom, 3 Bath Home in NL ISD

Four Bedroom, 3 Bath Home in NL ISD

 OWNER HAS THIS ONE SPARKLING. RECENT PAINT INSIDE, SLAB GRANITE COUNTER TOPS IN KITCHEN AND MASTER BATH. NEW ROOF JAN. 2014, 17 SEER A/C , 3 YEARS OLD. OWNER HAS INSTALLED NEW KITCHEN SINK AND FAUCETS. THIS LOVELY HOME HAS TALL CEILINGS CORNER FIREPLACE. WINDOWS GALORE AND LOTS OF NATURAL...

05/29/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Playoff Games Against Argyle Available Online

North Lamar Playoff Games Against Argyle Available Online

Jacob Cowling celebrating after the last out of their series with Melissa. For the second straight week, the North Lamar playoff games will be available online in case you cannot make it to the games in person. The games start Thursday night and will go through Saturday (if necessary). Click on...

05/29/2014 by Greg Higgins
Lamar County Sheriff Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Bookings

Ballard, Daryl Wayne, Driving While Intoxicated Hawthorne, Dearius Grigsby, Fail to Identify Fugitive Intent Give False Info; Criminal Mischief>$50<$500 Covington, Elvin Dale, Jr. Prohibited Weapon-Brass Knuckles Drake, Alexandra, False Drug Test Falsification Device Brown, Jimmy Dean,...

05/29/2014 by eParisExtra
First human trials for “suspended animation” to start this month

First human trials for “suspended animation” to start this month

Doctors at the UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh are on call this month to start the first trials of “suspended animation” on humans. No, this isn’t for space travel, but for medicine. Dr. Samuel Tisherman, a surgeon at UPMC Presbyterian, spoke with New Scientist earlier this year...

05/29/2014 by eParisExtra
Woman Assaults Police Officer

Woman Assaults Police Officer

Yesterday, 24 year old Rebecca Diane Ginn was arrested in the 200 block of NW 24th St when officers responded to a call for welfare concern. Paris Police Officers were advised that Ginn had assaulted the complainant. Ginn was observed to be very biligerent and acting strangely. Ginn appeared...

05/29/2014 by eParisExtra
Lighten Up East Texas Final Weigh-Out Before May 31st

Lighten Up East Texas Final Weigh-Out Before May 31st

The official weigh-out for participants of the Lighten Up East Texas (LUET) Weight Loss Challenge is now thru Saturday, May 31st. The weight loss challenge, sponsored in part by Brookshire Grocery Company and Allen Samuels Tyler, is a local movement to make East Texas a healthier community in...

05/29/2014 by eParisExtra
PJC 2014 Annual Fund Campaign Kicks Off

PJC 2014 Annual Fund Campaign Kicks Off

Honorary chair for the 2014 Paris Junior College Annual Fund Campaign is Dottie Thielman. She has been involved with PJC in many roles since she was a student from 1936 to 1938. The 2014 Annual Fund Campaign for Paris Junior College Annual has officially launched, and the honorary chair will...

05/29/2014 by eParisExtra