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No Trash Pick Up in Paris Thursday and Friday

No Trash Pick Up in Paris Thursday and Friday

There will be NO trash pick up in Paris on Thursday, November 27 or Friday, November 28th due to the Thanksgiving holiday. The compost site will also be closed Thursday-Saturday. ...

11/26/2014 by eParisExtra
Two-Story Home in Beaver Creek

Two-Story Home in Beaver Creek

THERE ‘S NO PLACE LIKE HOME! This stylish residence is nestled on a large wooded lot in a desirable neighborhood just 5 minutes from Paris, TX. The home comes complete with two living areas, a welcoming kitchen and breakfast room, formal dining room, a study/home office and a game room...

11/26/2014 by eParisExtra
PJC Career Coach

PJC Career Coach

The Paris Junior College webpage offers the free online tool Career Coach, allowing individuals to see what jobs are available in the region and research employment prospects for careers of interest. Users can explore potential careers, assess the skills they would need and what type of...

11/26/2014 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Obituaries for Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Jimmy Don “Bo” Lane, 69, of Blossom, passed away Wednesday, November 26, 2014, at his home. Bright-Holland Funeral Home has scheduled graveside services for 1:00 p.m. Friday, Nov. 28th, at East Post Oak Cemetery with Rev. Daniel Hines & Rev. Buddy Hines. The family will receive friends...

11/26/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Pantherettes Win in Gunter

North Lamar Pantherettes Win in Gunter

The North Lamar girls varsity basketball team went to Gunter on Tuesday night, November 25th, and came away with a 49-14 victory. Kylie Halstead was high scorer of the game with 13 points and nine rebounds. Sophomore Madison Morrison scored nine points and had four steals.  Bailey Jones led...

11/26/2014 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings

Between 1:40am on 11/25 and 4:33am on 11/26/2014, nine people were booked into the Lamar County Jail, including one for attempted sexual assault. Weeden, Georffrey Andrew, Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family Violence King, Jonathan Bradley, DCC/Attempted Sexual Assault Marion, Taylor Elizabeth,...

11/26/2014 by eParisExtra
PJC to Hold Holiday Concert and Student Recital Dec. 3 & 4

PJC to Hold Holiday Concert and Student Recital Dec. 3 & 4

Paris Junior College’s Music Department will present “Christmas in the Chapel” on Wednesday, Dec. 3 at 7:30 p.m. in the DeShong Chapel on the PJC campus. Then on Thursday, Dec. 4, PJC students will perform their end-of-semester selections in the Shaw Recital Hall in the Music...

11/26/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Arrests on 11/25/14

Paris Police Arrests on 11/25/14

Moore, Jalone Lee, 17, Parole Violation Warrant Risinger, Julie Ann, 46, Fail to Maintain; Fail to Control Speed, Fail to Appear Non Traffic ...

11/26/2014 by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom Home on 35 Acres

Three Bedroom Home on 35 Acres

Real nice home in NLSD on 35 acres. 3 Bedrooms and 2 baths. Covered deck in back overlooking a pond. Also has a 30×30 shop! 17 acres is wooded. New flooring and roof is 2 years old. Come and take a look! $167,900. ...

11/25/2014 by eParisExtra
Turner Industries Honored at Texas Workforce Conference

Turner Industries Honored at Texas Workforce Conference

Turner Industries was recognized as a Texas Employer of the Year finalist at the Texas Workforce Commission’s 18th Annual Texas Workforce Conference held Nov. 19-21 in Grapevine. The five finalists were chosen from 28 employers nominated for contributions to their community’s workforce...

11/25/2014 by eParisExtra
Red River County Hospital Authority Moving Forward with PRMC

Red River County Hospital Authority Moving Forward with PRMC

During a meeting Monday night, the Red River Hospital Authority voted unanimously to accept a partial operating agreement with Paris Regional Medical Center. Officials at Paris Regional Medical Center announced back in September that negotiations with  that the Red River County Hospital...

11/25/2014 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings Nov 24-25th

Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings Nov 24-25th

Fleming, Marvin Lynn, Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or More; Possession CS PG 1<1G Wehrmann, Clint, Bond Surrender/Possession  Marijuana<2oz Jaral, Angela Lynn, Fail to Control Speed McDonald, Scott Allan Jr., CCC/Possession Marijuana<2oz; CCC/Criminal Mischief>=$50<$500 Davis,...

11/25/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on November 24, 2014

Paris PD Arrests on November 24, 2014

Davis, Ricadrain Dentay, 26, Motor Vehicle Inspection; Expired Operator License; Violate Promise To Fulbright, Jambrecia Kimyeta, 26,  Unauthorized Absence; Parole Violation Warrant; Fail to Identify Fugitive Intent; Open Door into Traffic; Fail to Appear Non Traffic Gray, Billy Wayne, 36,...

11/25/2014 by eParisExtra
39th Annual Turkey Trot

39th Annual Turkey Trot

The 39th annual Turkey Trot is Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, November 27th. Registration begins at 7am. At 7:45am there will be a pre-race brief and the 5k begins at 8am. There is also a two-mile run at 8:10am and a 1 mile fun run at 8:45am. The course begins at the Love Civic Center sports...

11/25/2014 by eParisExtra
TxDOT Approves Upgrades in Lamar County

TxDOT Approves Upgrades in Lamar County

The Texas Transportation Commission has recently approved over $15 million in projects. Here in Lamar County, just over $530,000 has been approved to replace the bridge at the East Fork of Slough Creek on FM 79. ...

11/25/2014 by eParisExtra
Boys and Girls Club 65th Annual Youth Auction

Boys and Girls Club 65th Annual Youth Auction

The 65th Annual Youth Auction for the Boys and Girls Club is Friday, December 5th at 6pm in the First Baptist Church Family Life Center. There will be over 300 items to bid on and you can watch the auction live on Suddenlink Channel 16 or tune in on KPLT 1490 AM. For more information on how...

11/25/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Pantherettes Basketball Results Against Greenville

North Lamar Pantherettes Basketball Results Against Greenville

The North Lamar Pantherettes defeated visiting Greenville 65 to 41 on Friday night. Sophomore Madison Morrison led the team with 19 points and four assists. Sydnee Prunty had 6 points and 10 rebounds. Aaryn Honeywood and Kylie Halstead also put 6 points on the scoreboard. ...

11/25/2014 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings Over the Weekend

Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings Over the Weekend

Twenty-six people were booked into the Lamar County Jail over the weekend. Ray, Jack Daniel, Violate Promise to Appear (Uniform Act); No Driver’s License (when unlicensed) Merrill, Clinton Paul, Burglary of Coin Operated Collection; Theft of Property>=$500<$1500(5 cts); Criminal...

11/24/2014 by eParisExtra
Four Bedroom House on Clark Lane

Four Bedroom House on Clark Lane

Here is a very neat and clean ,well kept 4 bedroom,3 bath brick home in a well established neighborhood. It has a roof less than 4 years old, a new AC/Heater and a well landscaped yard with a sprinkler system. Paris ISD. $117,000. ...

11/24/2014 by eParisExtra
Marvin Fleming Arrested for 3rd DWI

Marvin Fleming Arrested for 3rd DWI

54 year old Marvin Lynn Fleming of Paris was arrested at 11:23 P.M. on Sunday, November 23rd and charged with driving while intoxicated. A Paris Police officer observed Fleming driving a vehicle in the 1800 block of N. Main Street and nearly causing an accident. Fleming was southbound and...

11/24/2014 by eParisExtra