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Man receives probation for indecent exposure

Man receives probation for indecent exposure

22 year old Tanavionne Marcell Robertson,  of Paris was arrested and charged with two counts of indecent exposure and one count of indecency with a child by exposure due to one of the victims being a minor child on August 18, 2015. According to Paris Police, Robertson had admitted that he had...

8 hours ago by eparisextra.com
International Firefighters Day today

International Firefighters Day today

Today is International Firefighters Day.  Firefighters dedicate their lives to the protection of life and property.  Sometimes that dedication is in the form of countless hours volunteered over many years, in others it is many selfless years working in the industry.  In all cases it risks...

05/04/2016 by eparisextra.com
More arrests expected in recent Powderly burglary

More arrests expected in recent Powderly burglary

On Wednesday April 20, 2016 the Lamar County Sheriff’s Office investigated a burglary of a habitation that occurred in the Powderly community where unknown person(s) entered into a residence without permission and removed a cabinet type gun safe containing 10 firearms and jewelry which...

05/03/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra cat of the week

eParisExtra cat of the week

This is Dove and she is available for adoption at the Paris Animal Shelter.  She has recently been weaned.  Dove is very friendly and needs a home. Come see Dove at the Paris Animal Shelter. ...

05/03/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra dog of the week

eParisExtra dog of the week

 Meeka is available for adoption at the Paris Animal Shelter.  She is a Pitbull mix  and loves to play with balls and toys.  She is very friendly and has lots of playful energy. Meeka is approximately 3 to 4 months old and would be a great addition to a family. Come see Meeka today at the...

05/03/2016 by eparisextra.com
PlayStation NEO: Sony’s mid-generation upgrade to the PlayStation 4

PlayStation NEO: Sony’s mid-generation upgrade to the PlayStation 4

Last month, the words “PlayStation 4.5” and “PlayStation 4K” began to circulate the Internet in reference to the rumor of an upgraded PlayStation 4. However, as of last week, we now have an official codename for the PlayStation 4.5, and that’s “PlayStation NEO.” While it’s only...

04/30/2016 by eparisextra.com
Community leader, John M. Wright has died

Community leader, John M. Wright has died

John M. Wright, 85 years old and a Paris community leader has died. Wright served his friends and community through terms on the Paris City Council, the Paris Independent School District Board of Trustees where he served many years as President of the Board, and the Paris Economic Development...

04/30/2016 by eparisextra.com
Obituaries - April 29, 2016

Obituaries - April 29, 2016

Mary Louise Bishop 85, of Arlington, Texas, formerly of Paris, died at 2:33 PM, Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at Methodist Mansfield Medical Center.  Funeral services were held at 11:00 AM, Friday, April 29, 2016 at Lamar Avenue Church of Christ with Bro. Patrick Cannon officiating.  Burial was at...

04/29/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris spared by the weather, Grayson County not so lucky

Paris spared by the weather, Grayson County not so lucky

Last night as Paris, TX. and surrounding cities prepared for severe weather, Paris was spared, but Grayson County was hit by two possible tornadoes. The cities of Bells, Howe and Whitesboro were hit the hardest.  Many woke up this morning without power according to the Grayson County Office of...

04/27/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum HS recognizes Texas Scholars

Chisum HS recognizes Texas Scholars

Twenty-four Chisum High School seniors were named Texas Scholars for the 2015-16 school year.  They were recognized recently at a luncheon and ceremony held at the Love Civic Center sponsored by the Lamar County Coalition of Education, Business and Industry.  In order to receive this honor,...

04/26/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris PD looking to add body cameras by October

Paris PD looking to add body cameras by October

Body cameras worn by law enforcement has become very common and the Paris Police Department is looking to add 42-46 body cameras on its officers by October. The perceived benefit for using body worn cameras by law enforcement is better evidence documentation, accountability, transparency, crime...

04/26/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris PD respond to suspect entering residence

Paris PD respond to suspect entering residence

Paris Police Officers were requested to call a subject in regards to a burglary of a residence which was said to have occurred in the 300 block of Stone Ave. Officers were told that an unknown subject entered the residence in an unknown manner and took multiple items from the residence. The...

04/26/2016 by eparisextra.com
Tax free holiday on emergency supplies this weekend

Tax free holiday on emergency supplies this weekend

Gov. Greg Abbott has declared this weekend to be a tax free holiday for all emergency preparedness supplies. The sale started this morning and will end at midnight on Monday, April 25, 2016.   A variety of items are eligible for the tax-free holiday, and there is no limit to the number of...

04/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
The Impossible I-1 is a brand new Polaroid 600 Instant Film camera

The Impossible I-1 is a brand new Polaroid 600 Instant Film camera

It’s 2016, and there’s a brand new instant camera coming to the market that uses the exact same film that Polaroid stopped manufacturing in 2008. I previously wrote about the wonders of instant photography in the modern times of digital shooting. The reward for enduring the trials and...

04/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris PD Arrest Report - April 21, 2016

Paris PD Arrest Report - April 21, 2016

Bagby, Fabein Fakee – Assault to a family/house hold member Beard, Octavius Demond – Failure to maintain Gonzales, Melorie – Lamar County JP warrant ...

04/21/2016 by eparisextra.com
Robertson pleads not guilty

Robertson pleads not guilty

Donald Jack Robertson II is now pleading not guilty to charges brought against him in March.  He entered the plea through his attorney, David Turner Jr. In February he plead not guilty in Lamar County Court for charges of bail jumping and failing to appear in court. Robertson was on the list...

04/19/2016 by eparisextra.com
All American Player chosen by Rawlings has local ties

All American Player chosen by Rawlings has local ties

Chance Coker  of Groveton High School has been selected as a 2016 All-American by Rawlings Perfect Game USA.  The 2016 All-American teams are comprised of the top 500 high school baseball players who are currently Juniors, Sophomores and Freshmen.  Coker was chosen from more than 450,000...

04/19/2016 by eparisextra.com
Shoplifter arrested and charged

Shoplifter arrested and charged

Paris Police officers responded to the 3500 block of Lamar Ave. in regards to a shoplifter.  Contact was made with Shandi Jones a 34 year old female who was said to have alledgedly  taken numerous items from the store without paying for the items. Jones was arrested and charged with felony...

04/19/2016 by eparisextra.com
Homegrown Judd Payne to run Boston Marathon today

Homegrown Judd Payne to run Boston Marathon today

Judd Payne of Paris, TX. is no stranger to big dreams, big ideas and big events.  Payne is living his childhood dream of making movies in Los Angeles. Payne has produced or executive produced over fifteen films and television projects including the 2012 hit comedy Bernie starring Jack Black,...

04/18/2016 by eparisextra.com
Can You Make Your Investments Less “Taxing”?

Can You Make Your Investments Less “Taxing”?

Tax Freedom Day, which typically occurs in late April, according to the Tax Foundation, is the day when the nation as a whole has earned enough money to pay off its total tax bill for the year. So you may want to use this opportunity to determine if you can liberate yourself from some...

04/17/2016 by eparisextra.com