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Area Valedictorians and Salutatorians honored

Area Valedictorians and Salutatorians honored

The Lamar County Coalition of Education, Business and Industry hosted their annual Valedictorian and Salutatorian Luncheon at the Paris Golf and Country Club. The students attended with their principals. Photographed (from left) in front are Detroit ISD Valedictorian Tyler Davis and...

05/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum Elementary presents poster to Officer Steve Hill

Chisum Elementary presents poster to Officer Steve Hill

Officer Steve Hill displays the poster Pre-K students at Chisum Elementary presented to him at their recent Career Day. Pictured with Officer Hill are Corbin Hudson, Braelyn Emeyabbi, Nadya Dawson, and Brandy Dawson.  Students signed the poster honoring our law enforcement for Police...

05/21/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum Elementary PALS assist Northeast Texas Rural and Community Development

Chisum Elementary PALS assist Northeast Texas Rural and Community Development

The PALS, student leaders at Chisum Elementary, pose with the bench they bought for the school this year with the help of the Northeast Texas Rural and Community Development Area committee. The Chisum Elementary school pledge on the bench is to remind us and our community of the beliefs we...

05/21/2016 by eparisextra.com
PRMC hosts student Art Walk

PRMC hosts student Art Walk

Paris Regional Medical Center was host to an Art Walk showcasing local student art work on Monday, May 16 in the lobby of the hospital. Students, families and community members enjoyed refreshments while viewing an array of art that filled the lobby and lined the downstairs hallways. Local...

05/19/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum High Beta Leadership Team volunteers at Equine Therapy Center

Chisum High Beta Leadership Team volunteers at Equine Therapy Center

The Chisum High School Beta Leadership Team recently held a leadership workshop, and spent part of their day volunteering at the Tailored Rides Equine Assisted Therapy Center.   Director Taylor Sandoval explained how their horses are used in therapy sessions with clients of all ages, with...

05/10/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum students raise money for Stay Strong program

Chisum students raise money for Stay Strong program

Fourth grade student leaders, Lindey Young and Grace Ballard show off the bracelets they recently sold to support children with disabilities.  Both are a part of the student leader association called PALS. “STAY STRONG” was the slogan chosen by the group to show support for the...

04/12/2016 by eParisExtra
Green Eggs and Ham for Breakfast at Chisum Elementary

Green Eggs and Ham for Breakfast at Chisum Elementary

Chisum Elementary celebrated Dr. Seuss day with Green Eggs and Ham on the menu for breakfast in the cafeteria.   There were appearances of the Cat in the Hat, Thing 1 and 2 and of course Sam I Am raving about Green Eggs and Ham. When the principal, Wendy Ruthart, asked 1st grader, Ty Henry,...

03/02/2016 by eParisExtra
Basketball Playoff Games

Basketball Playoff Games

Area high school boys basketball teams continue their playoff championships this weekend. The Paris Wildcats face Canton in Sulphur Springs on Saturday at 7pm. The North Lamar Panthers also play on Saturday in Sulphur Springs. The Panthers play Athens at 2pm. Roxton Lions playoff game versus...

02/26/2016 by eParisExtra
Hot and Healthy Breakfast at Chisum Elementary

Hot and Healthy Breakfast at Chisum Elementary

Students at Chisum Elementary enjoy hot, healthy breakfasts every morning.  Pictured with Food Service Director Wanda Armstrong are first grader Kayden Ralson and Pre-K student, Braelyn Emeyabbi.   ...

02/02/2016 by eParisExtra
Chisum High School Sophomore Named District FFA President

Chisum High School Sophomore Named District FFA President

Trey Denny, 16 year old Sophomore at Chisum High School was elected as the 2016-17 Paris District FFA President on January 14th at their yearly convention at Mt. Vernon High School.   Denny was elected from a test, interview, and a speech where the District Delegation voted. He will serve...

01/23/2016 by eParisExtra
Exxon Mobil Makes Donation to Chisum Middle School

Exxon Mobil Makes Donation to Chisum Middle School

Chisum Middle School Principal Aaron Bridges accepts a $500 check  and certificate from Kwik Chek Distict Store Supervisor Nathan Graham, right, and #34 Store Manager Karen Smith, center, to support their efforts in math and science. The grant was awarded to the school on January 8, 2016 and...

01/17/2016 by eParisExtra
Chisum Superintendent Tommy Chalaire

Chisum Superintendent Tommy Chalaire

Chisum ISD Superintendent Tommy Chalaire can be found filling in for any position in the district. Mr. Chalaire was recently caught working in the middle school cafeteria and doing a fine job. The students really enjoyed seeing their superintendent being a part of their daily routine. It helps...

01/13/2016 by eParisExtra
Chisum Middle School continues the winning tradition with District UIL Academic win #19.

Chisum Middle School continues the winning tradition with District UIL Academic win #19.

On Friday, December 11th, students from Chisum, Cooper, DeKalb and Prairiland excitedly filled the Region VIII building in Pittsburg, TX eager to compete against their peers in 17 events. These events cover all academic areas including reading, speaking, writing, math, science, social studies,...

12/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Mustang PALS Food Drive

Mustang PALS Food Drive

The Mustang PALS at Chisum Elementary display several of the almost 1000 food items brought to help local families this year for the holidays.  Showing off some of the donations are 4th graders, Landyn Roberts, Grayson Gage, Lindey Young, and  Grace Ballard.   ...

12/16/2015 by eParisExtra
Chisum Students and Staff Raise Funds for Cancer

Chisum Students and Staff Raise Funds for Cancer

Students and staff at Chisum elementary make X O X O to send hugs and kisses to all those on the breast cancer journey. Saluting their own special survivors, Nurse Kay Landers and First grade Teacher Judy Mason, pictured in the center of the O. Students wore pink and paid $1 to wear a hat all...

10/16/2015 by eParisExtra
Chisum ISD Education Foundation Golf Tournament

Chisum ISD Education Foundation Golf Tournament

Chisum ISD is hosting the 5th Annual Education Foundation Golf Tournament this Saturday, October 10 at Paris Golf and Country Club.  Tee time is 9:00 a.m. The field is limited to the first 18 teams to enter and they still need four more teams as of today.  Entry fee of $100 per golfer...

10/06/2015 by eParisExtra
Chisum High School Announces Homecoming Nominees

Chisum High School Announces Homecoming Nominees

The homecoming nominees for Chisum High School are from left to right: Erin Hurst, Miranda Bailey, Kastashia Mitchell, and Jeffie Burt. Chisum High School Homecoming is Friday, October 2nd. The Mustangs will paly at home against the Honey Grove Warriors at 7:30pm.   the Homecoming coronation...

09/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Chisum Rallies Past Ladycats

Chisum Rallies Past Ladycats

Volleyball fans easily identify with the big power slams and crafty service aces that are a big part of the sport, but often it’s the unspectacular details that can mean all the difference in a match’s outcome. The Paris Ladycats lost a close 5-game match Tuesday in the Wildcat Gym to...

09/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Chisum Middle School students

Chisum Middle School students "Carry the Load"

Chisum Middle School students recently participated in the Carry The Load program. Students wanted to restore the true meaning of Memorial Day. They raised $833.00 to contribute to the organization. Students identified members of family or friends who are currently or previously serving in our...

05/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Chisum Sperintendent Substitutes in Kindergarten Classroom

Chisum Sperintendent Substitutes in Kindergarten Classroom

Chisum Superintendent Tommy Chalaire substitutes in Charlot Pickering’s Kindergarten class  for the afternoon. Mrs. Pickering’s name was drawn at the end of the year celebration last year for half day off while Mr. Chalaire covered her class. Students are in awe as he reads...

05/22/2015 by eParisExtra