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Reno Council Approves Recyclers Depot and Pickers Self-Service Auto Parts Coming to Reno

Reno Council Approves Recyclers Depot and Pickers Self-Service Auto Parts Coming to Reno

The Reno City Council has unanimously approved a Variance requested by Recyclers Depot and Pickers Self-Service Auto Parts to locate their businesses at 7084 Lamar Road, according to a recent release from the company. Recyclers Depot is an innovative metals buying center that will purchase...

07/26/2015 by Josh Allen
Ray's on North Main For Sale

Ray's on North Main For Sale

Location, location, location! Heavy traffic on major artery of the city sits this drive-thru retail beer store. Building is 4 years old with same age equipement, coolers, freezers and storage. Turn key businesss with excellent sales record. $575,000.  [click on photo for listing] ...

07/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Peoples Bank Celebration for the Public on Friday, July 24th

Peoples Bank Celebration for the Public on Friday, July 24th

On Friday, July 24th all three locations of Peoples Bank will roll out the red carpet with cold drinks, cookies, giveaways, a drawing for several big prizes, and best of all a cool place to come escape the heat! Everyone is welcome to come visit any Peoples Bank location including downtown on...

07/23/2015 by eParisExtra
FINANCIAL FOCUS: Term vs. Permanent Insurance: Which Is Right for You?

FINANCIAL FOCUS: Term vs. Permanent Insurance: Which Is Right for You?

What’s your most valuable asset? While you are still working, this asset may actually be your future income — so you need to protect it. And you can do so by maintaining adequate life insurance, which can help provide your family with the financial resources necessary to meet critical...

07/23/2015 by eParisExtra
The Price of Parking: Creative Candy Owner Rents Parking Spaces

The Price of Parking: Creative Candy Owner Rents Parking Spaces

Paying to park your car in designated areas is not exactly commonplace in small towns like Paris, TX. Most people instead see parking fees in large cities like Dallas, Ft. Worth, or Houston. Yet what’s so uncommon in Paris is exactly what began recently. The lot that once was home to the old...

07/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Chamber of Commerce Warns About Community Guide

Chamber of Commerce Warns About Community Guide

The Lamar County Chamber of Commerce is warning its members that the Chamber is not associated with nor do they have any relationship with Tri-County Publications, LLC out of Haltom City.   The Lamar County Chamber has not contracted them to print a community guide and will not be...

07/13/2015 by eParisExtra
ALDI Officially Opens Doors in Paris

ALDI Officially Opens Doors in Paris

The Paris ALDI store held its grand opening on Thursday with drawings for prizes, gift certificates, and samples of food offered by the grocery chain. Directly competing with stores such as Walmart and Kroger, ALDI aims to bring consumers quality food at lower prices, one of the main goals...

07/10/2015 by eParisExtra
Aldi Grand Opening Draws a Crowd

Aldi Grand Opening Draws a Crowd

The Grand Opening of the Aldi Grocery Store Thursday morning drew a large crowd of people.  Pre-opening lines stretched from the store south past Hibbets and north around Hobby Lobby. Store officials brought in triple the number of carts for a normal Aldi grand opening and expect it to be a...

07/09/2015 by eParisExtra
Four Psychological Traps Investors Should Avoid

Four Psychological Traps Investors Should Avoid

Investing in the stock market has its ups and downs. And it’s not just because the stock market is unpredictable. It’s easy for individual investors to get tripped up by the psychology of investing. Investors need to be aware of these four common behaviors and plan accordingly: Eternal...

07/08/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Expands Commercial Development

Paris Expands Commercial Development

With the upcoming opening of Aldi on Thursday, the city of Paris sees another major chain of stores enter the local economy. The grocery store, which pits itself against competitors Walmart and Kroger, touts its competitive prices as a major draw for families looking to save money on food...

07/07/2015 by eParisExtra
Financial Focus: Work toward Your Own Financial Independence Day

Financial Focus: Work toward Your Own Financial Independence Day

It’s almost the Fourth of July — time for fireworks, picnics and a reflection on all the liberties we possess in this country. But if you’re going to enjoy the freedom to do the things you want, especially during your retirement years, you’ll want to take the steps necessary to achieve...

07/02/2015 by eParisExtra
ALDI Grand Opening Thursday July 9th

ALDI Grand Opening Thursday July 9th

The ALDI Grand Opening in Paris and ribbon-cutting ceremony at 9 a.m. on Thursday, July 9. To celebrate the reopening of the new Paris store, following the ceremony, the first 100 shoppers will receive a golden ticket, each containing ALDI gift certificates of various amounts. There will also...

07/01/2015 by eParisExtra
Steve Grubbs Resigns as CEO of PRMC

Steve Grubbs Resigns as CEO of PRMC

It was announced to Paris Regional Medical Center employees yesterday that Stephen J. Grubbs is resigning.  Grubbs is relocating to a hospital in Panama City, Florida. Stephen Grubbs joined PRMC as the chief executive officer in March of 2013, coming to the hospital from Jackson, Tenn.,...

06/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Is Your Home an Asset to Help Fund Retirement?

Is Your Home an Asset to Help Fund Retirement?

Your home can be more than a place to live – it’s one way you can strategically save for retirement. In some circumstances, a home can represent a significant asset. Over time, your home can build equity that may contribute to your long-term financial security. For example, a home with no...

06/24/2015 by eParisExtra
Ribbon Cutting for Spencers RV and Camper Sales

Ribbon Cutting for Spencers RV and Camper Sales

The Lamar County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for the newest local business to join the Chamber, Spencers RV and Camper Sales, owned by John Mark Spencer. The ribbon cutting was held on Tuesday, June 16, 2015. Spencers RV and Camper is located on 271 North. ...

06/18/2015 by eParisExtra
FINANCIAL FOCUS: What Are Your Excuses for Not Investing?

FINANCIAL FOCUS: What Are Your Excuses for Not Investing?

We all make excuses. Most of the time, they’re pretty harmless. But you could be hurting yourself if you make excuses for not taking action in some areas — and one of those areas is investing. Not investing, or not investing enough, can have serious consequences. In fact, a lot of people...

06/17/2015 by eParisExtra
Powderly Dairy Queen Receives National PRIDE Award

Powderly Dairy Queen Receives National PRIDE Award

The Dairy Queen restaurant located at 9967 US Highway 271 N in Powderly recently received a PRIDE (Personal Responsibility in Delivering Excellence) Award from the Dairy Queen® system for achieving a high level of cleanliness and food safety. “We feel honored to have received such a...

06/15/2015 by eParisExtra
3 Ways to Simplify Your Financial Life

3 Ways to Simplify Your Financial Life

When life gets busy it’s easy to become more passive about managing your bank accounts and credit cards by letting receipts, bills and statements pile up. Even if you regularly keep up with your finances, it can be beneficial to take a fresh look at them. Simplify your financial life with...

06/10/2015 by eParisExtra
Make Timely Adjustments to Your 529 Plan

Make Timely Adjustments to Your 529 Plan

If you have school-age children, you might greet the arrival of June with some relief — for at least a few months, you don’t have to worry about “encouraging” kids to do their homework and study for tests. But one day, these obligations will give way to a substantially bigger one...

06/03/2015 by eParisExtra
JAXX For Sale

JAXX For Sale

Thriving downtown restaurant and bar including 2 bedroom loft upstairs! No need to start from scratch, this one is ready to go!! Owner will convey business name, recipes, FF & E and allowable inventory along with real estate. Restaurant has seating for approximately 80 and parking in front....

06/01/2015 by eParisExtra