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Slow Roll monthly bike ride on August 1, 2016

Slow Roll monthly bike ride on August 1, 2016

The Slow Roll monthly bike ride will be on Monday, August 1, 2016 at 6:15 p.m. The starting location will be at the Eiffel Tower / Veterans Memorial Parking Lot near the Love Civic Center. The ride is a 6 mile route and fun for the entire family.  For further information click here. ...

3 hours ago by eparisextra.com
Paris City Council discusses security cameras for downtown today

Paris City Council discusses security cameras for downtown today

The Paris City Council will meet today at 5:30 p.m. at the City Council Chambers located at 107 E. Kaufman St. On the agenda today will be the discussion and possible action on installing security cameras downtown to address continuing vandalism issues.  Council will also be conducting a...

07/25/2016 by eparisextra.com
Danielle McKee Dance Company wins big at major dance event

Danielle McKee Dance Company wins big at major dance event

A trip to the Showstoppers Dance Championship was an exciting one for the Danielle McKee Dance Company.   In the Mid America finals last weekend, the Danielle McKee Dance Company with owner and Artistic Director Danielle McKee, competed against dozens of dance studios from around the state...

07/25/2016 by eparisextra.com
Weekend Roundup - weekend events in Paris, Tx.

Weekend Roundup - weekend events in Paris, Tx.

This weekend’s roundup is full of fun events you may want to check out. The Love Civic Center located at 2025 S. Collegiate Dr., Paris, Tx. will host a Gun and Knife Show starting on Saturday, July 23 and running through July 24, 2016 .  Show hours on Saturday are 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. and 9...

07/22/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Humane Association and The Boys & Girls Club join forces tomorrow

Lamar County Humane Association and The Boys & Girls Club join forces tomorrow

In celebration of the Great Turtle Float Race the Lamar County Humane Association will be present at the race for a Saturday pet adoption event. The adoption will be held at the Love Civic Center located at 2025 S. Collegiate Dr., in Paris, Tx.  Adoption hours are from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m....

07/22/2016 by eparisextra.com
Sheriff Cass speaks out on Gov. Abbott's Police Protection Act

Sheriff Cass speaks out on Gov. Abbott's Police Protection Act

Governor Greg Abbott announced on Monday an effort to strengthen penalties for crimes committed against law enforcement officers – the Police Protection Act. The Act will include the following proposals: Extend hate crime protections to law enforcement officers; Increase criminal penalties...

07/22/2016 by eparisextra.com
LMAO Comedy Club presents Live Improv tonight

LMAO Comedy Club presents Live Improv tonight

LMAO Comedy Club located at 12 First St. N.E. in downtown Paris, Tx. presents The Band Improv Comedy tonight, July 22, 2016. The show begins at 9 p.m. and tickets are still available at www.lmaotexas.com or you may call 903-785-LAFF. The Band is an improv sketch musical comedy troupe based in...

07/22/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum ISD lunches going up in price

Chisum ISD lunches going up in price

Chisum Independent School District Board of Trustees met this week and approved raising lunch prices by .10 cents. The board made the decision based on lunch prices of the statewide issued formula.  CISD was slightly less than the formula. “All prices are the same district wide,”...

07/21/2016 by eparisextra.com
North Lamar campers learning more than just football

North Lamar campers learning more than just football

North Lamar’s Football camp is more than just learning great football fundamentals. Yesterday they learned a “LIFE” lesson was on RESPECT. “During yesterday’s camp they learned to make eye contact and say, Yes Ma’am and No Ma’am, Yes Sir and No Sir when asked a...

07/21/2016 by eparisextra.com
Thunder brings home the championship

Thunder brings home the championship

The Paris Thunder traveling baseball team competed July 10 – 16 in the Lewisville area AAYBA World Series. The Thunder played teams from all over the state;  the Denton Texans, Texas Rattlers, Easton Lumberjacks, TC Patriots Respect, STX Elite, South Texas Outlaws, Texas Panthers,...

07/21/2016 by eparisextra.com
Gun and knife show this weekend at Love Civic Center

Gun and knife show this weekend at Love Civic Center

Starting on July 23 and through July 24, 2016 Paris will host a Gun & Knife Show at the Love Civic Center located at 2025 South Collegiate in Paris, TX. Show hours on Saturday are 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. and 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Sunday. For more information call Allen Bowles at...

07/21/2016 by eparisextra.com
Governor Abbott announces Police Protection Act

Governor Abbott announces Police Protection Act

Governor Greg Abbott announced on Monday an effort to strengthen penalties for crimes committed against law enforcement officers – the Police Protection Act. “At a time when law enforcement officers increasingly come under assault simply because of the job they hold, Texas must send a...

07/20/2016 by eparisextra.com
Reno PD offers tips to keep vehicle burglaries down this summer

Reno PD offers tips to keep vehicle burglaries down this summer

The summer time can bring out more criminal activity, and the Reno Police Department has experienced a few vehicle burglaries reported in the past couple of weeks.  Because of this, they want to remind the public to lock your vehicles, take your keys, and hide or take your valuables and keep...

07/20/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris Can Can Follies set for August 12 - 13

Paris Can Can Follies set for August 12 - 13

The Paris Can Can Follies is a joint effort with the faces of our community preforming in lip synced musical numbers.  This production fund raiser will benefit Meals on Wheels. This years line up will start out with the top 3 voted skits from last year.  Sheila Ensey and Eddie Clement in...

07/20/2016 by eparisextra.com
Time to enter to win Roger Creager tickets

Time to enter to win Roger Creager tickets

Roger Creager will be performing live at Heritage Hall located at 1009 W. Kaufman St., Paris, TX. on August 18, 2016. Heritage Hall is giving away 2 tickets to our eParisExtra.com readers for a very intimate concert with Creager performing some of his most popular hits, such as;  The Everclear...

07/19/2016 by eparisextra.com
Tour de Paris photo gallery

Tour de Paris photo gallery

Over 1000 riders hit the streets of Paris, Tx. for the annual Tour de Paris on Saturday. The Tour is sponsored by the Lamar County Chamber of Commerce and countless volunteers. Enjoy our photo gallery. Photos:  Courtesy of the Lamar County...

07/19/2016 by eparisextra.com
Bryan Glass nominated for Delta Waterfowl Volunteer of the Year

Bryan Glass nominated for Delta Waterfowl Volunteer of the Year

Delta Waterfowl is The Duck Hunters Organization™, a leading conservation group with origins dating to 1911.  Headquartered in Bismarck, North Dakota, and Winnipeg, Manitoba, Delta Waterfowl has developed several key programs – including Predator Management, Hen Houses and First Hunt –...

07/19/2016 by eparisextra.com
Monday Rotary Club announces Rotarians of the Year

Monday Rotary Club announces Rotarians of the Year

Jo Ann Parkman and Derald Bulls co-chaired the 100th Anniversary Celebration of the Rotary Club of Paris United.  Yesterday Parkman and Bulls were acknowledged for their outstanding and selfless work and named Rotarians of the year by past Rotary President Susan Chapman. Pictured are Derald...

07/19/2016 by eparisextra.com
Chisum Days and Western Gala set for August 6 - 7, 2016

Chisum Days and Western Gala set for August 6 - 7, 2016

The annual Chisum Days and Western Gala will begin on August 6 at 8 a.m. at Lake Crook in Paris, TX. This event has it all and you are sure to be entertained.  Enjoy old fashioned chuck wagon races each day.  There will be a petting zoo and pony rides for the kids, arts and crafts, old west...

07/19/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Farm Bureau to host Safety Seminar on August 5

Lamar County Farm Bureau to host Safety Seminar on August 5

The Lamar County Farm Bureau will host a Safety Seminar on August 5, 2016 at the Love Civic Center from 4:30 – 8 p.m. With the busy spring season of planting, a number of highway accidents with farm equipment and livestock trailers have occurred and harvesting will soon begin. Highway...

07/19/2016 by eparisextra.com