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Three Bedroom Home in Chisum ISD

Three Bedroom Home in Chisum ISD

STUNNING HOME IN CHISUM ISD SITTING ON OVER AN ACRE WITH 30X40 SHOP. THIS 3/2/2 WITH OPEN FLOOR PLAN HAS BEAUTIFUL HARDWOOD FLOORS, GAS LOGS, SPLIT MASTER BEDROOM. MASTER BATH HAS DUAL VANITIES, 2 WALK IN CLOSETS AND GARDEN TUB WITH SEPARATE SHOWER. THE LIVING ROOM OPENS UP TO THE KITCHEN WITH...

04/17/2015 by eParisExtra
PHS's Yates Defends District Discus Title

PHS's Yates Defends District Discus Title

Paris High participated in the District 15-4A Track and Field Championships Wednesday in Atlanta and qualified 11 entries in individual events and a 5 relays for the Area 15-16 track meet to be held in Bullard on April 23. Liberty-Eylau won team titles in the girls and JV boys divisions, while...

04/17/2015 by eParisExtra
Tornado Safety

Tornado Safety

Yesterday’s tornados in the Texas panhandle remind us that tornado season is here and it is best to be prepared. Developing from powerful thunderstorms, tornadoes can cause devastation and fatalities in seconds. A tornado appears as a rotating, funnel-shaped cloud that extends from a...

04/17/2015 by eParisExtra
Head Start celebrates Week of the Young Child

Head Start celebrates Week of the Young Child

Head Start staff  members celebrate with students after launching balloons to kick off the nationally observed “Week Of The Young Child.” Activities began on Monday and the campus is spending the week engaged in a variety of special events. The culminating event will be a High Hat...

04/17/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Friday, April 17, 2015

Obituaries for Friday, April 17, 2015

David Lenn Jackson, 46, of Paris, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015. Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 18th, at Bright-Holland Funeral Home with Kobin Reynolds and Keith Spangler officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the...

04/17/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Nine people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 2:40am on 4/16/15 and 4:18am on 4/17/15. Douglas, Stanley Ray, Violate Bond/Protective Order Assault Cutshall, Charlie Ralph, Deadly Conduct Beyer, Jason Jay, Criminal Mischief >=$50<$500 Daugherty, Robert Brice, Bench...

04/17/2015 by eParisExtra
NL Hosts Social Media Safety Program - Keeping Your Kids Safe Online

NL Hosts Social Media Safety Program - Keeping Your Kids Safe Online

Rebecca Peevy, Executive Director of The Children’s Advocacy Center, and Detective Chris Bean will present an internet safety program on Monday, April 20 at 5:30 p.m. in the North Lamar High School auditorium.  All community members are encouraged to attend to learn about today’s social...

04/17/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests 4/16/15

Paris PD Arrests 4/16/15

Allen, Stephen Bryan, 29, Fail to Maintain; Fail to Display Driver’s Black, Aarion Lendell, 25, Fail to Yield Right of; Fail to Display Driver’s (4 counts); Seat Belt/Child Safety Black, Larry Matthew, Disorderly Conduct +3 priors; Assault (threat) Corpus, Kendall Price, 33 Criminal...

04/17/2015 by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom Home with Lots of Updates

Three Bedroom Home with Lots of Updates

Charming and move in ready! Lots of updates and character on a large NE Paris lot. Refinished original hardwood floors, subway tile, Corian counter-tops, custom cabinets, stainless appliances, gas log fireplace, recessed lighting and crown molding throughout. Roof replaced in 2011, new inside...

04/16/2015 by eParisExtra
WildCats Sick over Missed Opportunities on the Baseball Field

WildCats Sick over Missed Opportunities on the Baseball Field

Paris head baseball coach Bill Sikes awoke Tuesday morning feeling a bit under the weather.  He left Hub Hollis Field later that evening with a different kind of sick feeling. For the second time in the opening round of District 15-4A games, his Cats lost a closely-contested, 2-1, 9-inning...

04/16/2015 by Tim Taylor
Bill Would Eliminate Red-Light Traffic Cameras in Texas

Bill Would Eliminate Red-Light Traffic Cameras in Texas

On Monday a bill was approved by the TX Senate Transportation Committee to outlaw red light cameras and halt cities that already use such cameras to ticket drivers. Despite the endorsement from law enforcement who favor the use of red-light cameras, the committee voted 5-0 to send the bill to...

04/16/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Howell, Paul Adam, Driving While Intoxicated; Resist Arrest, Search or Transport; Accident Involving Damage to Vehicle Logsdon Nathan, POSS Marijuana<2oz Jones, Farris Esaw, MTAG-Assault Causes Bodily Injury Weyland, Rudy Randolph, Unauthorized Use of Vehicle Black, Mitzi Elaine, DCC/POSS...

04/16/2015 by eParisExtra
Utility Trailer and Riding Lawn Mower Stolen

Utility Trailer and Riding Lawn Mower Stolen

A white 4’X8’ utility trailer containing a red Snapper zero-turn riding lawn mower was reported missing from the 400 block of SW 7th Street at 9:46 A.M. on Wednesday, April 15, 2015. The victim advised that the mower and trailer have been kept/stored at this location for a long time when...

04/16/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 4/15/1/5

Paris PD Arrests on 4/15/1/5

Paris Police responded to 109 calls for service and arrested 5 persons on April 15th, 2015. The adults arrested include: Bratcher, Tracy Hunter, 20, Speeding; Fail to Maintain (2 counts); Violate Promise To; Fail to Appear Non Traffic Bridgers, Zachary Lance, 27, Public Intoxication; Theft...

04/16/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Man Assaults Common-Law Wife Despite Protective Order

Paris Man Assaults Common-Law Wife Despite Protective Order

Stanley Ray Douglas, 52, of Paris, was arrested at 11:10 P.M. on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 in the 1400 block of Fitzhugh Avenue. It was reported that Douglas has assaulted his common-law wife even though Douglas was currently under a protective order that ordered him to stay away from the...

04/16/2015 by eParisExtra
 Citizens On Patrol Vehicle

Citizens On Patrol Vehicle

The Citizens On Patrol Volunteer Group is ‘rolling’ in their own patrol vehicle now.  The 2006 Dodge Durango has been outfitted with warning lights, radio and other equipment for use by the group on their patrols. The vehicle addition to the COP unit was made possible by the generous...

04/16/2015 by eParisExtra
Weather Warning Sirens Maintenance on Friday

Weather Warning Sirens Maintenance on Friday

This siren, located at the intersection of Church St. and Evergreen, is one of six outdoor warning sirens spread around the city. (eParis photo by Josh Allen) On Friday, April 17th, 2015, the outdoor weather warning sirens will be having maintenance performed on them if the weather permits....

04/16/2015 by eParisExtra
PHS student advances to state essay competition

PHS student advances to state essay competition

Paris High School senior Danielle Callaway (pictured right) placed first in the Area IV Conservation Awards Program for her essay in the ages 14 to18 division. Callaway’s essay advances to compete against four other area winners in the state of Texas. This year’s essay theme was “How...

04/16/2015 by eParisExtra
Roxton ISD to Offer Dual Credit Program

Roxton ISD to Offer Dual Credit Program

Roxton ISD will begin offering a new dual credit program during the 2015-16 school year that will be free to all Roxton students who qualify. All students who are enrolled in Roxton ISD are eligible for the program. All student transcripts will be reviewed as well as state assessment results to...

04/16/2015 by eParisExtra
Perry's Off The Square Holds Ribbon Cutting

Perry's Off The Square Holds Ribbon Cutting

Perry’s Off The Square opened it’s doors in February and held its ribbon cutting ceremony with the Lamar County Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday morning. Perry’s Off the Square  is open Tuesday-Friday for lunch from 11am-2pm and Thursday – Saturday for dinner from...

04/16/2015 by eParisExtra
Four Bedroom Home on Bentwood Trail

Four Bedroom Home on Bentwood Trail

4 bed/3 bath plus office & den. Immaculate, very spacious. Huge closets. Very comfortable home. Gorgeous deck and pool. Large trees. NL ISD. $187,000. ...

04/15/2015 by eParisExtra

"Chisum Days" Chuck Wagon Races & Cook Off

The 2nd Annual “Chisum Days” hosted by the VFW Post 3990 will be held at Lake Crook Park this weekend. There will be a Chuck wagon cook off as well as chuck wagon races on Saturday, April 18th. There will also be a dance on both Friday, April 17th, Saturday, April 18th.  Trail...

04/15/2015 by eParisExtra
Justiss students celebrate National Assistant Principals Week

Justiss students celebrate National Assistant Principals Week

Students at Justiss Elementary surprised Assistant Principal Kristi Callihan with a few of her favorite things in honor of National Assistant Principals Week. Students Jeremiah Banda, JaKasia Morgan, Lea Lane, and Tyana Williams are pictured with Mrs. Callihan.     ...

04/15/2015 by eParisExtra
PJC students named to the PTK All-Texas Academic Team

PJC students named to the PTK All-Texas Academic Team

Paris Junior College students Jeramy Howell of Wolfe City and Nathan Slinkard of Greenville have been named to the 2015 All-Texas Academic Team of Phi Theta Kappa, the two-year college honor society. The two were recognized as outstanding two-year college students based on nominations from...

04/15/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Eight people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 3:23am on April 14th and 3:29am on April 15, 2015. Blue, Detarrius Quintell, Burglary of Habitation Coburn, Doyle William, POSS CS PG 1<1G; POSS Marijuana<2oz; Possession of Drug Paraphanalia Berry, Robert Allen, Violation of...

04/15/2015 by eParisExtra
Main Street Group Picture at Bywater’s Park this Saturday

Main Street Group Picture at Bywater’s Park this Saturday

The Main Street Volunteer photo shoot is scheduled to take place at Bywater’s Park, 400 S. Main on Saturday April 18 at 11:30 am. “We want anyone who has ever volunteered for any Main Street event to come and be a part of a huge group photo. We have a crane available to have someone...

04/15/2015 by eParisExtra