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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
Fire at Paris Chevrolet

Fire at Paris Chevrolet

The Paris Fire Department responded to a structure fire located at Paris Chevrolet, 1915 North Main Thursday at approximately 9:30 A.M. When the fire department arrived on scene there was heavy smoke coming from the service department. The fire occurred while transferring gasoline from one tank...

01/23/2015 by eParisExtra
New Restuarant Coming to Downtown Paris

New Restuarant Coming to Downtown Paris

Downtown Paris will soon have a new restaurant!  Perry’s Off The Square will be opening on Tuesday, February 10th in the space that formerly held Bois D’Arc Restaurant. Perry’s Off the Square head Chef Michael Perry says the menu “will be an upscale dining experience...

01/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Seven Essential Things You Need to Know About Social Security

Seven Essential Things You Need to Know About Social Security

As more baby boomers reach retirement age, they’re realizing the valuable role Social Security will play as a source of lifetime income. Claiming Social Security benefits can be far more complex than you may realize. Here are seven essential things about Social Security to understand as you...

01/22/2015 by eParisExtra
What Do Low Oil Prices Mean for Investors?

What Do Low Oil Prices Mean for Investors?

As you’ve no doubt noticed, your trips to the gas station have been a lot more pleasant these past several months. There’s not much doubt that low oil prices have been welcome to you as a driver. But when oil is cheap, is that good for you as an investor? There’s no clear-cut answer. But...

01/15/2015 by eParisExtra
Local Paris Gym Expands into Bonham

Local Paris Gym Expands into Bonham

Anytime Fitness franchisee Brad and Tomi Hill and Steven and Karey Asay announced that they are opening another Anytime Fitness location in Bonham, Texas. The owners have signed a lease for a 3500 square-foot space in Bonham and construction by Asay Construction has begun.   The target...

01/12/2015 by eParisExtra
TECHNOLOGY COMPANY SELECTS PARIS TEXAS FOR MANUFACTURING HUB

TECHNOLOGY COMPANY SELECTS PARIS TEXAS FOR MANUFACTURING HUB

 Mike Favreau the President and CEO of Powder Innovations stated “We spent over a year looking and working with various other cities throughout North Texas to locate and build our manufacturing hub for powder coating wood. Before choosing Paris,we worked with and looked at setting up...

01/09/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Regional Medical Center Adding 40,000 SF Medical Pavilion

Paris Regional Medical Center Adding 40,000 SF Medical Pavilion

Officials at Paris Regional Medical Center announced today that a new addition is coming soon to the hospital campus. Groundbreaking for the Paris Regional Medical Pavilion – a 40,000 square foot medical office building – is slated to occur this summer. The new facility, which will connect...

01/08/2015 by eParisExtra
Three Keys to Strengthening Your Financial Resolve in 2015

Three Keys to Strengthening Your Financial Resolve in 2015

It takes a lot of practice (and willingness) to become a champion of responsible spending and saving to meet your long-term goals. If you’re a bit out of shape in the financial department, don’t try to change everything overnight. Instead, embark on a financial evolution that fosters the...

01/08/2015 by eParisExtra
Clarksville Hospital Closed

Clarksville Hospital Closed

Driving down Hwy 82 past the Clarksville hospital, you will see no cars in the parking lot or lights on in the building. As of December 23, 2014 the East Texas Medical Center closed its doors. Red River County residents were hopeful that the hospital would remain open and that they would be...

01/06/2015 by eParisExtra
What Does 2015 Hold In Store for Investors?

What Does 2015 Hold In Store for Investors?

If you’re an investor, you probably had a pretty good year in 2014. But what’s in store for 2015? It’s essentially impossible to make precise predictions about the performance of the financial markets — but it is possible to identify those economic conditions and market forces that may...

01/01/2015 by eParisExtra
Check Out This Year End Financial Checklist

Check Out This Year End Financial Checklist

As 2014 draws to a close, you may want to look back on the progress you’ve made this past year in various areas of your life — and that certainly includes progress toward your financial goals. At the same time, you may want to make some end-of-year moves that can close out 2014 on a...

12/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Two Local Restaurants Closing

Two Local Restaurants Closing

Two Paris restaurants, Bois d’Arc and Paris Grille, announced this week that they will be closing their doors. Bois D’Arc, an upscale restaurant in downtown Paris will serve brunch on Sunday, December 28th as their final service. A statement on their Facebook page read in part,...

12/19/2014 by eParisExtra
Leadership Lamar Class Met Last Week at HWH

Leadership Lamar Class Met Last Week at HWH

The 2014 – 2015 Leadership Lamar Class met on Thursday, December 11th at Harrison Walker & Harper.  The class focused on Time Management/Organization in both the workplace and everyday life, understanding that our personal lives and families need the type of strategic planning that we...

12/17/2014 by eParisExtra
Job Fair on Tuesday

Job Fair on Tuesday

The Results Companies is hosting a Job Fair on Tuesday, December 16th from 1pm-3pm at Workforce Solutions, located at 5210 S.E. Loop 286 in Paris. The Results Companies is staffing for a new line of business and has nearly 400 job openings that need to be filled immediately with a start date in...

12/15/2014 by eParisExtra
6 Tips for Spending Wisely this Holiday Season

6 Tips for Spending Wisely this Holiday Season

When holiday music is piped into malls and festive themes accompany some hard-to-miss sales, it’s no wonder people are compelled to overspend during the holidays. Here are six helpful tips to keep help keep your holiday spending in check this season. 1. Start with a list. Even Santa knows...

12/12/2014 by eParisExtra
Rusty Lowe Named Realtor of the Year

Rusty Lowe Named Realtor of the Year

Rusty Lowe, realtor with Century 21 Harvey Properties  was named Realtor of the Year at the annual Paris Board of Realtors Banquet  Thrusday night.  The Realtor of the Year is chosen by his peers. Renee Harvey, Broker/Owner of Century 21 Harvey Properties, said “Rusty’s...

12/08/2014 by eParisExtra
CAMPBELL'S PARIS PRODUCTION FACILITY MARKS FIVE DECADES IN THE LONE STAR STATE

CAMPBELL'S PARIS PRODUCTION FACILITY MARKS FIVE DECADES IN THE LONE STAR STATE

Campbell Soup Company officially marked the 50th Anniversary of its Paris, Texas plant with a celebration recognizing employees’ contributions to the company’s success over the last five decades. Paris City Councilman, Edwin Pickle (right), addresses the crowd at the celebration of...

12/03/2014 by eParisExtra
Aging and Estate Planning for Singles and Couples Without Children

Aging and Estate Planning for Singles and Couples Without Children

Whether you’re married or widowed, divorced or single, it’s important to have the right documents in place to ensure that you have the help and care you need as you age—and that your estate is handled in the way you want. If you don’t have children, who often become caregivers and...

12/01/2014 by eParisExtra
Six Financial Regrets to Avoid

Six Financial Regrets to Avoid

When it comes to money and investing, there are several lessons many people wish they would have learned when they were younger. While everyone’s situation is unique, avoiding these six common mistakes can help you live life without financial regret: 1.  Don’t wait to start saving —...

11/28/2014 by eParisExtra