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Lamar County Crime Stoppers needs your help in locating this man

Lamar County Crime Stoppers needs your help in locating this man

Corey Tywan Wilson is a wanted fugitive. He has numerous warrants for his arrest including injury to a child/elderly/disabled and aggravated sexual assault of a child. These warrants have been active for nearly 2 years.  Lamar County Crime Stoppers wants to pay you for the information that...

08/26/2016 by eparisextra.com
Weekend Roundup - weekend events in Paris

Weekend Roundup - weekend events in Paris

Don’t miss a thing this weekend in Paris. Kevin Hudgens Memorial Ride – The Red Knights Tx. Chapter 14. will host a memorial ride in honor of Kevin Hudgens, tomorrow August 27, 2016 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.  This ride is to benefit the family of Kevin Hudgens, a firefighter with...

08/26/2016 by eparisextra.com
Fully restored 1900's home- in PISD

Fully restored 1900's home- in PISD

Detailed, professional restoration of home built in 1919.  Restored in 2009.  Has partial finished basement.  Original architectural trims, removed, restored and reinstalled. New wiring and plumbing, 4 zones of HVAC.  Cable and audio throughout home.  3 Fireplaces. Gourmet kitchen with...

08/25/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris PD arrest report August 25, 2016

Paris PD arrest report August 25, 2016

Dotson, Hannah M – Public intoxication Henderson, Wesley Lamar – Consume/permit a/b on lic premises proh, Evading arrest detention, fail to identify giving Lassetter, Christopher Joe – Fail to maintain financial responsibility, Fail to appear non traffic   #ParisPD ...

08/25/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris Texas Antique Fair & Wine Festival scheduled for October 7 and 8

Paris Texas Antique Fair & Wine Festival scheduled for October 7 and 8

The Paris Texas Antique Fair & Wine Festival is upon us once again!  This event was started by Janet Green & her company, Two Rivers Antiques, 6 years ago. It was originally an event at the fairgrounds in Paris, Texas and is now being sponsored by the Paris Downtown Association and is...

08/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Shining North Lamar Student Joins Outstanding 4th-8th Graders to Participate in 2016 Lone Star Leadership Academy Camps

Shining North Lamar Student Joins Outstanding 4th-8th Graders to Participate in 2016 Lone Star Leadership Academy Camps

One thousand one hundred forty-four outstanding 4th-8th graders participated in Education in Action’s summer 2016 Lone Star Leadership Academy camps. Among them was Drew McNeal, son of Johnna and James McNeal and a 6th grade student at Stone Middle School, who attended the Dallas/Fort Worth...

08/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Shots fired into residence - male charged with felony deadly conduct

Shots fired into residence - male charged with felony deadly conduct

On August 19, 2016 at 1:43 p.m. Paris Police responded to a shots fired call in the 2100 block of Bonham St. Officers were told that a subject in a white passenger car had been firing a pistol at a light colored pick-up. Officers found where two bullets had struck a nearby home.  No one was...

08/22/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County teachers start the school year off right thanks to Everett Toyota

Lamar County teachers start the school year off right thanks to Everett Toyota

Each year as August rolls around, parents and kids rush around to buy new school clothing, back to school supplies, pick up schedules and anticipate today; the first day of school. Teachers also rush to make sure they are prepared for the first day of class with new room decor, extra supplies...

08/22/2016 by eparisextra.com
Support The Shield Luncheon - a grateful experience for all

Support The Shield Luncheon - a grateful experience for all

Yesterday, August 19, 2016 Heritage Hall hosted a Support the Shield Luncheon for local law enforcement, EMS and others who wear the shield. Photo:  Heritage Hall owner JoKyle Varner and a few of the many officers, staff and sponsors who attended the Support the Shield luncheon. “It was...

08/20/2016 by eparisextra.com
Venue 24 ribbon Cutting

Venue 24 ribbon Cutting

Venue 24 located at 925 Hwy. 24 joined the Lamar County Chamber of Commerce this week and cut the red ribbon for its Grand Opening. “Venue 24 is a new option venue for weddings, receptions, birthday parties, reunions, meetings, baby or wedding showers, and other special events in...

08/20/2016 by eparisextra.com
Strong Military Means a Strong Texas

Strong Military Means a Strong Texas

Last fall, I traveled on a Good for Texas Tour, visiting with people from every corner of our state to talk about the strengths and weaknesses of our local economies. This year, I went on the road again. I’ve just returned from our Good for Texas Tour: Military Edition, which allowed me to...

08/19/2016 by eparisextra.com
Save the cruise

Save the cruise

Saturday August 20, 2016 at 8:00 pm young and old alike will be gathering at Wing Stop and cruising to the Sonic in Reno. All businesses in Reno have agreed to allow parking on their property. Bring your car, truck, motorcycle hotrod, or whatever you have and enjoy cruising again the way it...

08/19/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris PD arrest male for possession of controlled substance.

Paris PD arrest male for possession of controlled substance.

At 1:31 P.M. Paris Police made contact with John Womack in the 1000 block of E Booth as a result of a traffic stop. Womack was found to be in possession of a small amount of methamphetamine. Womack was placed under arrest for possession of controlled substance. ...

08/19/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County inmate booking report August 19, 2016

Lamar County inmate booking report August 19, 2016

6 people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between the hours of 4:20 a.m. on August 18, 2016 and 8:22 p.m. on August 18, 2016. Frazier, Kenneth Eben – MTR/Driving while intoxicated bac >= 0.15 Cooper, Vestal Cardell – Driving while lic invalid w/prev conv or susp Daniels,...

08/19/2016 by eparisextra.com
Heritage Hall presents Roger Creager tickets to eParisExtra reader

Heritage Hall presents Roger Creager tickets to eParisExtra reader

JoKyle Varner owner of Heritage Hall presents tickets to eParisExtra reader, Elizabeth Bayer for tonight’s concert with Stoney Musgrove and  Roger Creager.  HH and eParisExtra teamed up for a promotional giveaway in June and after many entries, Bayer was deemed the winner. Bayer told...

08/18/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Sheriff's inmate booking report

Lamar County Sheriff's inmate booking report

3 people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between the hours of 7:07 a.m. on August 17, 2016 and 6:39 p.m. on August 17, 2016. Mann, Kerry Lynn – Indecency w/child sexual contact, Sexual assault child Ricks, Wille Lee, Jr – CCC/POSS MARIJ <2OZ Blake, Ronnie Ray, Jr –...

08/18/2016 by eparisextra.com
The Garden Apartments caught fire a short time ago

The Garden Apartments caught fire a short time ago

The Garden Apartments located at 2905 Clarksville St. caught fire a short time ago. It is reported the fire started in apartment 214 and very quickly spread to the roof engulfing the entire complex in flames. Firefighters were quick to the scene.  A witness at the fire told eParisExtra.com one...

08/17/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra dog of the week

eParisExtra dog of the week

Meet Belle. She is a sweet shy lab/terrier mix that is 5-6 months old. She is very friendly and loves to be with people. She also loves playing with her toys and chasing balls and gets along with other dogs.  Belle is available for adoption through the Lamar County Humane Association and you...

08/16/2016 by eparisextra.com
Texas Zika illness linked to Miami travel

Texas Zika illness linked to Miami travel

A Texas resident who recently traveled to an area of Miami with local Zika transmission has tested positive for the virus. The traveler, an El Paso County resident, recently returned from the area and sought testing after becoming ill. This is the first Texas case to be linked to travel within...

08/16/2016 by eparisextra.com
United Way kicks off the season with annual Mud Volleyball Tournament in September

United Way kicks off the season with annual Mud Volleyball Tournament in September

United Way of Lamar County kicks off its 2017 Annual Campaign on Saturday, September 10, 2016, at 8 a.m. at the Paris Rodeo Area, with their 6th Annual Mud Volleyball Tournament.  This down and dirty fun event features four to six player teams, many more spectators, and lots of opportunity to...

08/16/2016 by eparisextra.com