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Man With Outstanding Warrant Assaults Police Officer, Tries to Evade Arrest

Man With Outstanding Warrant Assaults Police Officer, Tries to Evade Arrest

33 year old Kevin Lynn Farrow, of Paris was arrested at 6:57 P.M. on Saturday, January 24, 2015 and charged with assault on a public servant. Paris Police Officers had information that Farrow was at a house in the 1600 block of Ballard Street and had a felony warrant for his arrest charging...

3 hours ago by eParisExtra
Three Charged in the Beating and Robbing of an Austin Man

Three Charged in the Beating and Robbing of an Austin Man

Paris Police responded to a disturbance call in the 1800 block of Polk St at 2:11 P.M. on Friday, January 23, 2015. It was reported that two males were assaulting another male in the front yard. Paris Police Officers arrived and found evidence that was consistant of an assault. Officers later...

3 hours ago by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Weekend Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Weekend Inmate Bookings

22 People were booked into the Lamar County Jail over the weekend. Gates, Tyronne Lashawn, Poss Marijuana<2oz Mendlelson, Gina Lynn, Bond Surrender/DWI 2nd; Bond Surrender/POSS CS PG 2 U/1G; Poss Dangerous Drug Batchelor, Jason Thomas, CCC/Cruelty to Non-Livestock Animals Smith, Clifford...

5 hours ago by eParisExtra
Missing Paris Woman Found in Oklahoma

Missing Paris Woman Found in Oklahoma

On Sunday, January 25, 2015 the Paris police department sent out an alert asking for the public’s help in locating a CECILIA ANN LANEY JOHNSON FOSTER, W/F, and 5’09, 280 LBS, 48 YRS OF AGE, SHORT GRAY HAIR, and WEARS GLASSES.  She has been found in Oklahoma City on I-40 by units with...

5 hours ago by eParisExtra
Crimestoppers Crime Of The Week--Burglary of a Business

Crimestoppers Crime Of The Week--Burglary of a Business

At 2:47 A.M. on January 16, 2015, Paris Police responded to a call of a motor vehicle accident at Swaim’s Hardware at 240 SW 1st Street. When they arrived at the scene, Paris Police Officers observed that a 2001 blue Ford Explorer had crashed into the front doors of the building. Three (3)...

6 hours ago by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Monday, January 26, 2015

Obituaries for Monday, January 26, 2015

Shirley Elizabeth Price, 78, of Paris, passed away Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, at Heritage House of Paris. Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28th, at Bright-Holland Funeral Home with Rev. Mishayla Brewer officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 p.m. Tuesday at the...

6 hours ago by eParisExtra
Paris PD Weekend Arrests

Paris PD Weekend Arrests

Twenty-two people were arrested by Paris Police Officers over the weekend. Adams, Artiman Scott, 34, Possession of Drug Bates, Ali Brittany, 22, Possession of Drug Brown, Steven Brenten, 30, Possession of Marijuana<2oz Carter, Stephanie Ann, 32, Agg Robbery; Unl Restraint Farrow, Kevin Lynn,...

6 hours ago by eParisExtra
Local Business and Industry to Speak to PHS CTE Students Throughout February

Local Business and Industry to Speak to PHS CTE Students Throughout February

Students and faculty at Paris High School will join others across the nation during the month of February to celebrate national Career and Technical Education (CTE) MonthTM. This year’s theme is Recognizing Classroom Innovators! CTE Month provides programs across the country an opportunity to...

01/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Four Bedroom Home on 31.9 Acres

Four Bedroom Home on 31.9 Acres

SECLUSION AND PRIVACY AWAIT YOU IN THIS CUSTOM BUILT HOME ON 31+- ACRES OF MOSTLY SCATTERED TREES AND PASTURE, HOME SITS BACK OFF MAIN RD FOR EXTRA PRIVACY, IN GROUND POOL, 20X40 METAL SHOP WITH FULL BATH, HOME HAS NEW LAMINATE, TILE, AND CARPET FLOORING, LARGE ENTERTAINING KITTCHEN FEATURES...

01/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris City Council to Meet on Monday

Paris City Council to Meet on Monday

The Paris City Council will be meeting in regular session on Monday, January 26, 2015 at 5:30pm. The meeting will be held at the City Council Chamber, located at 107 E. Kaufman Street. The council members will consider and approve extension of the home repair loan program; receive a...

01/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Health Officials Warn of Measles Outbreak

Health Officials Warn of Measles Outbreak

An outbreak of measles that can be traced back to Disneyland in December is traveling eastward, getting closer to Texas. There are now six states with confirmed cases of measles. The outbreak has spread to Utah, Washington, Colorado, Oregon and across the border to Mexico. Arizona has been the...

01/24/2015 by eParisExtra
NLHS Students Stand on a Part of History

NLHS Students Stand on a Part of History

North Lamar High School students in Patti Haley’s Dual Credit United States History class visited the Sixth Floor Museum in Dallas on Wednesday, January 21, 2015.  The students toured through the museum at Dealey Plaza that chronicles the assassination and legacy of President John F....

01/24/2015 by eParisExtra
Chisum Elementary Students Receive Free Books

Chisum Elementary Students Receive Free Books

Kim Ledbetter from Toyota of Paris presents a book to Chisum Elementary first grader Emma Northam while Taylor Crutcher, Cadriene Snell, and Hallie Luna wait to receive theirs.  Toyota of Paris along with other businesses provide funds to put books in the hands of each first and fourth...

01/24/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris High Debate Team Qualifies for Nationals

Paris High Debate Team Qualifies for Nationals

Five Paris High debate students qualified for the National Catholic Forensic League Grand Nationals during district competition recently in Austin. The students, all members of the junior class, placed high enough in four different events to earn invitations to the annual conference to be held...

01/24/2015 by eParisExtra
Microsoft’s HoloLens to introduce holographic computing to Windows 10

Microsoft’s HoloLens to introduce holographic computing to Windows 10

When you think of holograms today, your mind is probably flooded with visions of creepy electronic music artist revivals like Michael Jackson and Tupac or the digital pop princess Hatsune Miku. At Microsoft’s Windows 10 media briefing this week, Microsoft wants you to embrace a more...

01/24/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Postal Truck Lost in Fire

Paris Postal Truck Lost in Fire

A US Mail Truck from the Paris Post Office was destroyed in a fire on Thursday, January 22, 2015. According to Asst. Chief/Fire Marshall of the Paris Fire Department, Dale Maberry, the fire appears to have been caused by a fuel leak. The fire quickly spread to engulf the truck. All mail was...

01/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Puppets Invade the Square

Puppets Invade the Square

The hilarious, modern musical “Avenue Q” which focuses on a group of unique 20-somethings and features puppets will be running this weekend and next at the Paris Community Theatre. All performance times are at 7:30 pm (there are no matinees for this show). The cast includes:...

01/23/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Project Graduation Selling Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

North Lamar Project Graduation Selling Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, North Lamar Project Graduation is selling Chocolate Dipped Strawberries. Orders for Hand-dipped chocolate covered strawberries will be taken through Wednesday, February 4th (sorry NO late orders!) The Chocolate Dipped Strawberries are $30. 00 a dozen or...

01/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Inmate Bookings

Embry, Tonya Latriece, MTR-Theft Property<$500 By Check Parrish, Patricia Michelle, BS-POSS CS PG 3<28G; BS/POSS Dangerous Drug Risinger, Jimmy Darel, POSS CS PG 1<1G Young, Davion Latrone, Sexual Assault Child Mccoin, John Thomas, Unl Restraint Squires, Courtney Leigh, Possession Drug...

01/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Friday, January 23, 2015

Obituaries for Friday, January 23, 2015

Carlos Earl Ladd of Deport, died at 1:55 PM, Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at Paris Regional Medical Center.  Funeral services are set for 2:00 PM, Saturday, January 24, 2015 at First United Methodist Church of Deport with Rev. Debra May officiating.  Burial will follow in Highland Cemetery in...

01/23/2015 by eParisExtra