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A Financial Boost for Americans with Disabilities

A Financial Boost for Americans with Disabilities

Saving for future expenses can be challenging, and saving for disability-related expenses adds another piece to the puzzle. Many families with a disabled family member need to save for significant out-of-pocket expenses and build up a decent balance while continuing to qualify for access to...

05/26/2015 by eParisExtra
FINANCIAL FOCUS:“Step-by-Step” Approach Can Ease Estate-planning Process

FINANCIAL FOCUS:“Step-by-Step” Approach Can Ease Estate-planning Process

Like many people, you may enjoy investing. After all, it can be invigorating to put away money for your future, follow the performance of your investments and track the progress you’re making toward your long-term goals, such as a comfortable retirement. However, you might be less excited...

05/20/2015 by eParisExtra
What’s the Right Life Insurance?

What’s the Right Life Insurance?

For most people, it isn’t a question of whether to own life insurance, but what kind of coverage is most appropriate for your circumstances. Life insurance is available in a variety of different forms. It helps to understand a few basics about life insurance, but there is no “one size fits...

05/13/2015 by eParisExtra
Customer Wins $1,000 Belk Gift Card at Charity Day

Customer Wins $1,000 Belk Gift Card at Charity Day

A customer from the Paris Belk store won a $1000 gift card during the store’s charity day event 5/2/15. Pictured are (left to right) winner Cassandra Rogers(the $1000 gift card winner) along with Bryce Hollje, Mikaila Rogers and Debb Fleming all from Crockett Operation Wildcat Pride...

05/06/2015 by eParisExtra
ORR Nissan Grand Opening

ORR Nissan Grand Opening

Join the Lamar County Chamber of Commerce to welcome ORR NISSAN to Paris  as a new Chamber member. The Grand Opening of ORR Nissan will be held on May 1st from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm with the  Chamber Ribbon Cutting for the business at 11:00 am. ORR Nissan is located at 3411 Loop 286 NE in...

04/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Keeping an Eye on Interest Rates

Keeping an Eye on Interest Rates

The Federal Reserve and the monetary policy it pursues is always a matter of interest to investors. The level of intrigue has been particularly acute this year because of growing speculation that the Fed is likely to boost the Fed Funds rate, a short-term interest rate it controls directly, for...

04/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Ribbon Cutting for New Rheumatologist, Dr. Thiruvasahar, M.D.

Ribbon Cutting for New Rheumatologist, Dr. Thiruvasahar, M.D.

The Lamar County Chamber of Commerce and the Paris Regional Medical Center is inviting the public to come meet Dr. Thamilvani Thiruvasahar, M.D. who has joined the Paris Regional Medical Center staff.  Dr. Thiruvasahar is the first rheumatologist ever to be in Paris,Texas.  The Ribbon...

04/21/2015 by eParisExtra
Perry's Off The Square Holds Ribbon Cutting

Perry's Off The Square Holds Ribbon Cutting

Perry’s Off The Square opened it’s doors in February and held its ribbon cutting ceremony with the Lamar County Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday morning. Perry’s Off the Square  is open Tuesday-Friday for lunch from 11am-2pm and Thursday – Saturday for dinner from...

04/16/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Cardiology Center Cath Lab Coming Soon

Paris Cardiology Center Cath Lab Coming Soon

Paris Cardiology Center, the practice of Khalid Shafiq M.D. is looking forward in announcing it’s opening of Paris Cardiology Center Cath Lab, to provide outpatient surgical services to patients within our community soon. A catheterization Laboratory or Cath Lab is an examination room in an...

04/13/2015 by eParisExtra
FINANCIAL FOCUS - Control Your Emotions in Volatile Markets

FINANCIAL FOCUS - Control Your Emotions in Volatile Markets

For the past few years, the stock market has moved up fairly steadily, with no major “corrections.” But thus far in 2015, we’ve already seen periods of volatility — enough, in fact, to make some investors jittery. Nervous investors may be more prone to make decisions based on short-term...

04/02/2015 by eParisExtra
PARIS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER ADDS NEW SPECIALTY WITH ADDITION OF RHEUMATOLOGIST

PARIS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER ADDS NEW SPECIALTY WITH ADDITION OF RHEUMATOLOGIST

Paris Regional Medical Center is pleased to announce the addition of Rheumatologist, Thamilvani Thiruvasahar, M.D. “We are very pleased to have Dr. Thiruvasahar join the Paris Regional Medical Center’s team of physicians,” Steve Grubbs, CEO of Paris Regional Medical Center.  “With the...

03/31/2015 by eParisExtra
Edmond-based LevelOps Energy Earns Top International Award

Edmond-based LevelOps Energy Earns Top International Award

Edmond, OK based LevelOps Energy will be honored as the Outstanding Incubator Client, in the technology category, at the National Business Incubation Association’s 29th International Conference on Business Incubation in Denver during the annual awards luncheon in April. LevelOps Energy,...

03/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Leadership Lamar County Class March Meeting

Leadership Lamar County Class March Meeting

The Leadership Lamar County Class of 2014-2015 met Thursday, March 12th at Love Civic Center.  The Class objective was to provide deeper understanding, as potential board members of nonprofit and community organizations, of the essential skills and understanding needed to positively and...

03/18/2015 by eParisExtra
The Results Companies to Hold Another Hiring Event on Saturday

The Results Companies to Hold Another Hiring Event on Saturday

The Results Companies, a premier customer experience provider, is hosting a hiring event on Saturday, March 14th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at 3052 Clarksville Street in Paris. They are interviewing for Customer Service, Sales, and Technical Support Representatives. Looking for applicants...

03/13/2015 by eParisExtra
KPLT TO CARRY TEXAS RANGER BASEBALL

KPLT TO CARRY TEXAS RANGER BASEBALL

With the changing of the guard of the Texas Rangers flagship station, it became apparent that Texas Rangers fans in Paris and Lamar County were not going to be able to hear Eric Nadel and the Texas Rangers play ball on the radio. East Texas Broadcasting station KPLT 1490 AM and 96.3 FM came to...

03/09/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar National Introduces Popmoney to Paris

Lamar National Introduces Popmoney to Paris

Lamar National is pleased to announce Popmoney, one of the newest technological advancements in banking, is now available to its customers. Popmoney allows the direct person to person transfer of money, no cash or checks needed.  This allows the customer to send money or received money from or...

03/09/2015 by eParisExtra
What Falling Oil Prices and a Rising Dollar Mean for You

What Falling Oil Prices and a Rising Dollar Mean for You

Two of the most notable economic developments of recent months are the dramatic decline in oil prices and the resurgence in the value of the U.S. dollar against other currencies. Both have an economic impact, which could translate to an investment impact as well. Let’s consider how these two...

03/08/2015 by eParisExtra
Speed Networking for Businesses

Speed Networking for Businesses

Lamar County Chamber of Commerce presents another Speed Networking for Businesses event on March 25, 2015 at the Love Civic Center from 11am – 1pm. A gourmet box lunch is included. Lunch is from 11am-11:30.  The cost is $20 for Chamber Members and $25 for non-members. Everyone is asked...

03/06/2015 by eParisExtra
Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for Remodel at Paris Optical

Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for Remodel at Paris Optical

Join the Lamar County Chamber of Commerce as they congratulate Colton and Katie Wicks in their successful remodel of the Aikin Building including it into their business and making room for RGB Eye Associates that come to Paris on a scheduled basis. The Ribbon Cutting will be at 5:00...

03/05/2015 by eParisExtra
Women May Face Extra Challenges in Seeking Financial Security

Women May Face Extra Challenges in Seeking Financial Security

On March 8, we observe International Women’s Day. On this occasion, thousands of events across the world will honor the cultural, political and social achievements of women. Of course, in many countries, women still face significant economic challenges. And even here in the United States,...

03/03/2015 by eParisExtra