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Local fire departments to host benefit for Grimes family

Local fire departments to host benefit for Grimes family

Powderly VFD and Chicota VFD Firefighter Daniel Grimes lost his home to a fire on August 23, 2016. Grimes and his family made it out safely, however the family home was a total loss. Randi Johnson along with wife Regina, Shane Mcdowra, and firefighter wife Alicia Claypool  are hosting a...

08/30/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra dog of the week

eParisExtra dog of the week

This is Achilles . He is under 2 years old a big strapping boy . He does well with other dogs and loves the attention of people.  Achilles may be a Akita mix. This guy is ready for a new home.  He doesn’t care to be a guest of the city of Paris any longer. Please stop by and meet...

08/30/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra cat of the week

eParisExtra cat of the week

These frightened little babies need a home. They are a little shy but warm up once they are cuddled in your arms . This is Marcel and Maggie. They are just a few weeks old and would like to become someone’s new family member.  Drop by and visit with Marcel and Maggie and others at the...

08/30/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event Saturday

Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event Saturday

The Lamar County Humane Association will host its weekly adoption event tomorrow, August 27 from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. The event will be held at Petco located at 3900 Lamar Ave. Come out and be a forever home for these dogs. #LCHA #Petco ...

08/26/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra dog of the week

eParisExtra dog of the week

This is Mazie!  She is a wonderful puppy and a very friendly little girl, that enjoys attention. She is playful and loving and is in need of a forever home.   She’s good with other dogs and loves people. She is a Lab/Pitt mix and is waiting for you to take her home.  Mazie can be seen...

08/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Carter BloodCare issues Texas-sized thank you, urges blood donation as way to salute fallen Blue, unite communities

Carter BloodCare issues Texas-sized thank you, urges blood donation as way to salute fallen Blue, unite communities

In the aftermath of chaos and lives lost in Dallas recently, Carter BloodCare is grateful to loyal blood donors who made sure the blood center could supply local hospitals with blood products required to treat police officers and civilians, injured during an ambush following a peaceful protest...

08/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra cat of the week

eParisExtra cat of the week

This is sweet Clarice. She is a young adult calico. She is very friendly,  curious and inquisitive . Clarice enjoys attention and likes playing with toys. Come meet Clarice at the Paris Animal Shelter located 310 Clement Rd. in Paris.  She is available for adoption through the Lamar County...

08/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
The rain clouds opened up - and love poured down for T.R.E.A.T.

The rain clouds opened up - and love poured down for T.R.E.A.T.

Not even a thunderstorm could stop Saturday morning’s “Farm to Table” Fundraiser for Tailored Rides Equine Assisted Therapy (T.R.E.A.T.). Photo:  Executive Director Taylor Sandoval, client James Davis and other volunteers didn’t let a little rain dampen the success of their...

08/22/2016 by eparisextra.com
National Night Out in Paris scheduled for October

National Night Out in Paris scheduled for October

The Paris Police Department is hosting this year’s National Night Out on October 4, 2016 at the Love Civic Center Pavilion.   National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our...

08/21/2016 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
After overwhelming donations for recent fire victims - Elite Dance Academy to still hold open house today

After overwhelming donations for recent fire victims - Elite Dance Academy to still hold open house today

Elite Dance Academy will still hold its open house today from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. This week Elite Dance Academy jumped into action when learning of the devastating fire at the Garden Apartments.  The dance center quickly partnered with the Paris Chapter of the American Red Cross as a...

08/20/2016 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 have their weekly adoption event today at the Paris Animal Shelter, located at 310 Clement Rd., Paris, TX. There will many adoptable dogs and cats who are looking for their forever home.  Event hours are from 10 a.m until 4...

08/20/2016 by eparisextra.com
Garden Apartments update - donations needed

Garden Apartments update - donations needed

The Garden Apartments located at 2905 Clarksville St. has been declared a total loss as the apartment complex caught fire yesterday afternoon. All 120 residents and children were evacuated safely, however families lost almost everything they own. The community of Paris does is coming together...

08/18/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra cat of the week

eParisExtra cat of the week

Meet Chanel and Raphael. They are 6 to 8 weeks old. Raphael is the little orange guy. He is considered urgent. Chanel is a very quiet and a sweet girl. Both are available for adoption through the Lamar County Humane Association and can be seen at the Paris Animal Shelter located at 310 Clement...

08/16/2016 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
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 its weekly adoption event tomorrow from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Petco on Lamar Ave. In case of rain the event will be at The Paris Animal Shelter located at 310 Clement Rd., Paris, TX. Hours will be the same. Come out and save a life; adopt a...

08/12/2016 by eparisextra.com
Unity Walk tomorrow - August 13. 2016

Unity Walk tomorrow - August 13. 2016

Tomorrow morning at 9 a.m. there will be a unity walk starting at the Lamar County Court House located at 119 N. Main St. Paris, TX. Local pastor R.C. Slaughter and other civic and community leaders will join together in a walk of solidarity and community. The walk will take place through the...

08/12/2016 by eparisextra.com
Denver Pyle Children's Charities donates to the Red River Valley Down Syndrome Society

Denver Pyle Children's Charities donates to the Red River Valley Down Syndrome Society

The Denver Pyle Children’s Charities recently donated over $5,000 to the Red River Valley Down Syndrome Society. Pictured are representatives from RRVDS along with Michael Herron and Eddie Clement of the Denver Pyle Children’s Charities. The funds will be used to purchase...

08/09/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris Chevrolet Buick GMC #backtheblue event every Saturday in August

Paris Chevrolet Buick GMC #backtheblue event every Saturday in August

Paris Chevrolet Buick GMC located on 1915 N. Main St. will be hosting a #backtheblue event each Saturday the month of August.  Shoppers can stop by for a test drive to help the dealership raise money for local police departments.  Paris Chevrolet will donate $25 for every test drive. Today...

08/06/2016 by eParisExtra
Last day to donate the Support The Shield luncheon - August 12, 2016

Last day to donate the Support The Shield luncheon - August 12, 2016

Heritage Hall  located at 1009 W. Kaufman St. will be showing their support of local law enforcement in Paris, TX. by hosting a private luncheon for all who wear the shield. This is a great opportunity for the Paris area to give back to the Paris Police Department, Lamar County...

08/04/2016 by eparisextra.com