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Weekend Roundup - weekend events in Paris, TX.

Weekend Roundup - weekend events in Paris, TX.

This weekend is full of exciting July 4th celebrations and events, you won’t want to miss anything. Cruisin’ The Plaza is tonight from 5 – 10 p.m. in beautiful downtown Paris.  Enjoy going back in time by while viewing vintage and antique automobiles and visiting with the...

07/01/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event tomorrow

Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event tomorrow

The Lamar County Humane Association will host an adoption event tomorrow, Saturday, July 2, 2016 at the Paris Animal Shelter.  The shelter is located at 310 Clement Rd., Paris, TX. All of these lost animals will be available for viewing and they are looking for their forever homes.  There are...

07/01/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris Public Library hosting July poster contest

Paris Public Library hosting July poster contest

The Paris Public Library is hosting their annual “I Love My Library” children’s poster contest the month of July. The contest is for ages 6 – 14.  You must register between July 1 and July 27 at the library. Contest Rules are: – Poster size must be at least...

07/01/2016 by eparisextra.com
Annual July 4th Celebrate America Parade on Saturday

Annual July 4th Celebrate America Parade on Saturday

The annual Paris July 4th Celebrate America Parade will be held on Saturday, July 2, 2016 beginning at 10 a.m. The parade route will start  behind the Lamar County Courthouse, proceeding South on S.W. 1st to Clarksville St, turning left on Clarksville Street proceeding to 17th SE...

06/30/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra dog of the week

eParisExtra dog of the week

This is Mo.  He is a large hound mix and a gentle giant.  He is very laid back and calm.  Does well on a leash and seems to get along with other dogs. Mo looks to be around 3 years old  and is available for adoption at the Lamar County Animal Shelter located at 310 Clement Rd., Paris,...

06/29/2016 by eparisextra.com
Relay for Life raises thousands at last night's walk

Relay for Life raises thousands at last night's walk

Relay for Life Lamar County had a great turnout last night.  So far RFLLC has reported an unofficial total of almost $30,000 was raised from last night’s event. Photos from last night are courtesy of Relay for Life Lamar County.   ...

06/25/2016 by eparisextra.com
Summer meal programs have begun

Summer meal programs have begun

Summer meal programs for Paris have begun. With the Summer Meal Service Program children and teens ages 18 and younger can continue to eat healthy throughout the summer at no cost simply by showing up at a participating meal site. You can find a nearby site and hours of operation by calling 211...

06/25/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris Municipal Band to perform tonight

Paris Municipal Band to perform tonight

The Paris Municipal Bank will perform tonight at Bywaters Park located at 300 S. Main St. Paris, TX. Concert begins at 8:30 p.m. and runs until 9:30 p.m. The Paris Municipal Band is made up of local talent of all ages and they have been performing since 1929.  Bring your lawn chair...

06/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event tomorrow

Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event tomorrow

The Lamar County Humane Association will host an adoption event tomorrow, Saturday, June 25, 2016 at Petco. Petco is located at 3900 Lamar Ave., Paris, TX.  Event hours are 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. #LCHA #Petco #foreverhome   ...

06/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Relay for Life of Lamar County tomorrow evening

Relay for Life of Lamar County tomorrow evening

Relay for Life of Lamar County will be held at  Chisum High School, located at 3250 S. Church St., Paris, TX. tomorrow evening. The team race event will begin at 6 p.m. and finish at mid-night. For more information contact Sara Allen at 903-399-5136 or sara.allen@cancer.org. Change the...

06/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Painters needed this weekend for Habitat for Humanity

Painters needed this weekend for Habitat for Humanity

Paris/Lamar County Habitat for Humanity will be working this Saturday and and then again on Monday, June 27, 2016 On Saturday volunteers will be putting up doors and window frames, and also begin painting the exterior of the home. Painters are needed this Saturday beginning at  8 a.m. at 657...

06/22/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Humane Association to host low cost spay/neuter sign up event on Saturday

Lamar County Humane Association to host low cost spay/neuter sign up event on Saturday

The Lamar County Humane Association will host SNIP a low cost spay and neuter sign up event at the Paris Animal Shelter located at 310 Clement Road in Paris, TX. Event hours are from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. and open to all Lamar County residents. You will need to bring the following to sign up:...

06/21/2016 by eparisextra.com
Campbell Soup to add new bottling facility

Campbell Soup to add new bottling facility

Campbell Soup Supply Company has begun construction on a  new bottling facility at the Campbell Soup plant in Paris, TX. The new facility will bottle V8 Juice which is already being produced at Campbell Soup.  The hopes of the new facility will create additional jobs at the plant and for the...

06/17/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event tomorrow

Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event tomorrow

The Lamar County Humane Association will host a pet adoption event tomorrow, Saturday at Petco located at 3900 Lamar Avenue, Paris, TX. Event hours are from 1 – 6 p.m. #LCHA #Petco #adoption #beaforeverhome   ...

06/17/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris Junior College, Southeastern Oklahoma State University sign agreement to ease transition for transfer students

Paris Junior College, Southeastern Oklahoma State University sign agreement to ease transition for transfer students

Southeastern Oklahoma State University and Paris Junior College strengthened their relationship Tuesday with the signing of an agreement that will assist transfer students. This 2+2 articulation agreement allows a seamless transition for students transferring from PJC into seven additional...

06/16/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris EMS buys fans for seniors in need

Paris EMS buys fans for seniors in need

Paige Bartlett, Director of Lamar County Human Resource Council, is shown accepting cooling fans from Paramedics John Janes and Justin Allen. Paris EMS uses 100% of the money collected during their annual Fill-The-Boot campaign to help Lamar County children and elderly. During the summer,...

06/15/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra Cat of the Week

eParisExtra Cat of the Week

Meet Slick, and he is just that.  Very confident of himself, he’s in a league of his own. This guy will have you wrapped around his little paw.  Friendly and outgoing he’s waiting to be loved. Slick is waiting for his forever home and available for adoption at the Paris Animal...

06/14/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra dog of the week

eParisExtra dog of the week

Come by and meet our tiny Spot girl.  She is 5-6 months old and very petite This little girl is in need of lots of tender loving care.   Her life apparently has not been an easy one. She is very sweet and curious.  All she needs a loving, forever home. She’s waiting for the perfect...

06/14/2016 by eparisextra.com
Iconic Gene's Flea Market bulldozed over the weekend

Iconic Gene's Flea Market bulldozed over the weekend

Gene’s Flea Market has been a stopping and shopping ground for many over the past 24 years.  Gene’s Flea Market was originated by well known businessman Gene Rader (Gene the Jeweler). The premise for the flea market was for a variety of retailers to come together to sell their...

06/13/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Humane Association food drive today

Lamar County Humane Association food drive today

The Lamar County Humane Association is in need of dog and kitten food as well as cat litter.   Donations can be taken to Ashley’s Furniture store located at 4045 Lamar Ave. Paris, TX. between the hours of 2 – 5 p.m. today. All brands are welcome as well as monetary...

06/10/2016 by eparisextra.com