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Five Steps to Feel More Confident about Your Retirement

Five Steps to Feel More Confident about Your Retirement

It’s natural to have mixed emotions about retirement – it’s a huge life change that people spend most of their working life preparing for. While the thought of retirement is exciting, the options and advice available can sometimes seem overwhelming and complex. There are several simple...

02/26/2015 by eParisExtra
The Results Companies Hosting a Hiring Event on Saturday

The Results Companies Hosting a Hiring Event on Saturday

The Results Companies in Paris is  still growing and has 230 positions to fill within the next two months. They are hosting a HIRING EVENT Saturday, February 28th * 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at 3052 Clarksville Street (next to Sears). To expedite the interview process during the job fair,...

02/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Are You Following a

Are You Following a "Tax Smart" Investment Strategy?

We’re getting closer to April 15: Tax Filing Day. And while there may not be much you can do to change your results for the 2014 tax year, you can certainly look closely at your tax returns to find areas you might be able to improve next year — and one such area is your investment...

02/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Optical Expands and Holds Grand Opening

Paris Optical Expands and Holds Grand Opening

Paris Optical, located on the east side of the plaza, has undergone big changes recently.  It has been an established eye care practice since the early 1970’s, but has now been expanded and improved to better serve the local community. Paris Optical originally only occupied 15 East Plaza,...

02/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Financial Checklist for Your 20s

Financial Checklist for Your 20s

Your twenties can be the most eventful decade of your life. You may be a student, new to a full time job, a new renter or homeowner, married or single, a parent or even a small business owner. No matter what you’re experiencing, you’re likely rather new to managing your money. While no...

02/12/2015 by eParisExtra
Citizens Expected to Argue Against Recyclers Depot

Citizens Expected to Argue Against Recyclers Depot

At Monday’s City Council meeting, several local citizens who are opposed to the new proposed recycling center are expected to argue against the new business. Here are some answers from Recyclers Depot owners regarding the new facility: Is Recyclers Depot a “junk yard”? Recyclers...

02/09/2015 by eParisExtra
Wilson named EVP at Lamar National Bank

Wilson named EVP at Lamar National Bank

Greg Wilson was recently named Executive Vice President of Lamar National Bank by its Board of Directors. “Greg has passion, energy and above all a totally unselfish desire to insure that Lamar National Bank is the very best we can be.  Greg has been a great asset to our bank and represents...

02/01/2015 by eParisExtra
Brookshires Makes Large Donation to Children's Advocacy Center of Paris

Brookshires Makes Large Donation to Children's Advocacy Center of Paris

Brookshire’s presented a $5,000 donation to The Children’s Advocacy Center of Paris (CAC).  Brookshire’s is a proud supporter of Children’s Advocacy Center of Paris which promotes hope, healing and justice to the most severely abused children in Lamar and Red River Counties by...

01/31/2015 by eParisExtra
New business coming to Paris; Recyclers Depot set to open in early summer

New business coming to Paris; Recyclers Depot set to open in early summer

A new and state-of-the business, Recyclers Depot, is already making plans for its opening in Paris, which is currently set for early in the summer of this year. This will be a one-of-a-kind new business for Paris and the surrounding area. “Recyclers Depot is excited to announce the...

01/30/2015 by Josh Allen
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