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Lamar County Chamber to present Employer Roundtable tomorrow

Lamar County Chamber to present Employer Roundtable tomorrow

The Lamar County Chamber of Commerce will present an Employer Roundtable tomorrow, June 1, 2016 hosted by Paris Regional Medical Center. The event is open and free to HR departments, Safety and Wellness personnel as well as those in leadership roles. From 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Lewis Hall,...

05/31/2016 by eparisextra.com
PJC to offer basketball camps in June

PJC to offer basketball camps in June

Paris Junior College will offer a men’s and women’s basketball camp in June. The information for each camp is listed below, and links to registration forms may be found at www.parisjc.edu/athletics, under either Men’s Basketball or Women’s Basketball. The PJC...

05/31/2016 by eparisextra.com
Local museum presents

Local museum presents "Alamo Images"

The Valley of the Caddo Museum & Cultural Center proudly presents “Alamo Images: Changing Perceptions of a Texas Experience,” an exhibition organized by the Degolyer Library of Southern Methodist University in Dallas and produced by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National...

05/31/2016 by eparisextra.com
Memorial Day Weekend - Photo Gallery

Memorial Day Weekend - Photo Gallery

Memorial Day Service Photos Courtesy:  Tony Corso Images Save Your Skin Color Run Photos Submitted by:  Shikha Prakash   ...

05/31/2016 by eparisextra.com
How are you spending your Memorial Day Weekend?

How are you spending your Memorial Day Weekend?

How are you observing Memorial Day today?   We at eParisExtra would love to see your Memorial Day photos. You can send your photos to editor@eparisextra.com or you can send via facebook using the hashtag #memorialday2016. We will post as many photos as we can.  Please be sure to include your...

05/30/2016 by eparisextra.com
Severe weather alert for Lamar County

Severe weather alert for Lamar County

This is a significant weather advisory for Northeastern Delta and Eastern Lamar counties until 7:15 p.m.  At 6:42 p.m., Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 8 miles southeast of Paris and moving North at 15 mph. Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible...

05/29/2016 by eparisextra.com
Memorial Day Program tomorrow at the Red River Valley Veterans Memorial

Memorial Day Program tomorrow at the Red River Valley Veterans Memorial

Tomorrow there will be a Memorial Day Program at the Red River Valley Veterans Memorial located at 2025 South Collegiate Drive Paris, Texas.  The service will be held under the covered Pavilion from 10:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Weather Permitting there will be a parachute Jump – 10:30...

05/29/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Humane Association host adoption event today

Lamar County Humane Association host adoption event today

The Lamar County Humane Association will host an adoption event on today from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. The event will be at the Lamar County Animal Shelter located at 310 Clement Road in Paris, TX. #lcha #adoptapet #weekend Image courtesy:  Animal Fund of America ...

05/28/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum High School awards assembly on June 1, 2016

Chisum High School awards assembly on June 1, 2016

Chisum High School will be having their end of the school year awards assembly on June 1, 2016. The times are: *10th Grade 8:10 a.m. *11th Grade 8:55 a.m. *12th Grade 9:50 a.m. *9th Grade 10:40 a.m For more information contact Chisum Independent School District...

05/28/2016 by eparisextra.com
Cas Haley to perform at That Guy's Coffee House tonight

Cas Haley to perform at That Guy's Coffee House tonight

Cas Haley will perform tonight at That Guy’s Coffee House located at 117 Clarksville Street in downtown Paris. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the music starts at 7:30 p.m. The event is sponsored by Lamar National Bank and tickets are still available. You can purchase tickets online at...

05/28/2016 by eparisextra.com
Save Your Skin Color Run tomorrow

Save Your Skin Color Run tomorrow

  Save Your Skin Color Run is a community project dedicated to increasing skin cancer awareness. This is the third year for the 5K run to promote Melanoma awareness. Race time begins at 8:30 a.m. at the Trail de Paris, and all proceeds raised will go towards local skin cancer...

05/27/2016 by eparisextra.com
Let us remember what Memorial Day really means - The history of Memorial Day

Let us remember what Memorial Day really means - The history of Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a time to get together with family, neighbors and friends for backyard grilling, fun and memories.  Just like many holidays, the day seems to have become very commercialized and sometimes perhaps we forget the true meaning of Memorial Day. Nothing like a history lesson for the...

05/27/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris High Seniors take a walk back in time

Paris High Seniors take a walk back in time

Paris High School seniors donned caps and gowns a little early for a sentimental journey through their former schools.  They climbed into buses and traveled to Aikin and Justiss Elementary Schools where the Executive Student Council, Class Officers, and Honor Graduates were introduced....

05/27/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris High School student athletes honored

Paris High School student athletes honored

Wildcat award winners on the front row from left are Jared Embry Payton Barrios, Dren Rollerson, Quez Allen, Forrest White, Zachary de la Garza, Channing Parker, and Jordan Embry. On the second row are Javonta Ladell, Chandler Bawcum, Diarva Brown, Xzavius Gray, Roberta Lunam, Colin Harris,...

05/26/2016 by eparisextra.com
Deport VFD hosting low cost vaccination clinic this Saturday

Deport VFD hosting low cost vaccination clinic this Saturday

Deport Volunteer Fire Department and Love Small Animal Clinic is having a low cost vaccination clinic this Saturday, May 28, 2016 from 10 a.m. until noon at the Deport Fire Station. It is a great way to get pets vaccinated against rabies and other deadly diseases. #animalclinic #deportvfd...

05/26/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event on Saturday

Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event on Saturday

The Lamar County Humane Association will host an adoption event on Saturday, May 28, 2016 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. The event will be at the Lamar County Animal Shelter located at 310 Clement Road in Paris, TX. #lcha #adoptapet #weekend   ...

05/26/2016 by eparisextra.com
Memorial Day celebration

Memorial Day celebration

Lamar County Post 3990 Veterans of Foreign Wars and local Girl Scouts will conduct a Memorial Day tribute starting at 11:45 on May 30, 2016 at Red River Valley Veterans Memorial located adjacent to Love Center. Color guard is provided by the Paris Police Department.  The public is...

05/25/2016 by eparisextra.com
PCT auditions for Addams Family: A New Musical Wednesday and Thursday

PCT auditions for Addams Family: A New Musical Wednesday and Thursday

Paris Community Theatre is proud to announce auditions for the musical comedy “The Addams Family” with music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa and book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice. “The Addams Family” is directed by Josef Ferguson. The production is being presented under the generous...

05/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Primary Runoff Elections today

Primary Runoff Elections today

Texas is one of several states that held primaries on March 1 — known as “Super Tuesday” or as the “SEC Primary” — and had an out-sized say in who moved forward in both the Democratic and Republican presidential nominating contests. Contests where no candidate reached the 50-percent...

05/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Hazardous weather outlook this week

Hazardous weather outlook this week

Outflow boundaries from this morning’s storms could serve as a focus for thunderstorm development late this evening. Although the cap has strengthened, instability will be sufficient for any storms that form to become severe.  The Paris area could expect to see damaging winds and up to...

05/23/2016 by eparisextra.com