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Shout Out to Local Law Enforcement

Shout Out to Local Law Enforcement

Advance Alarm and Electronics is sending out a heartfelt thank you and show of support to all of our local law enforcement officers here in Paris and Lamar County. These heroes keep our community safe and put their lives on the line while doing it. Keep local law enforcement and their families...

7 hours ago by eParisExtra
Paris Police Looking For Two Suspects for Forgery

Paris Police Looking For Two Suspects for Forgery

Paris Police need your help in identifying the two suspects in the pictures. They are persons of interest in two forgery cases where they passed fake $20 bills to purchase food at a restaurant in the 3500 block of Lamar Avenue in August. We know that the pictures are rather grainy but if you...

09/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom Home in Chisum ISD

Three Bedroom Home in Chisum ISD

Adorable home in Chisum ISD! Open living, kitchen and dining. Granite counter tops in kitchen. Master bedroom with private bath and garden tub. Neutral colors throughout. Covered patio in back with rock fountain. Large metal shop on slab with electric and covered awning for carport. All on 3...

09/03/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar ISD Calendar -- September 2015

North Lamar ISD Calendar -- September 2015

Thu 3 NLHS Theater Mary Poppins Auditions in NLHS auditorium – 9:00a – 9:30a Parker Boy Scout Recruitment Meeting – 4:00p NL 7th & 8th Volleyball vs. Atlanta –   Fri 4 Everett Big Kahuna Fundraiser kick off –   Mon 7 Labor Day Holiday...

09/03/2015 by eParisExtra
United Way Campaign Kicks Off with Mud Volleyball Tournament

United Way Campaign Kicks Off with Mud Volleyball Tournament

The 5th Annual Mud Volleyball Tournament will kickoff this year’s United Way campaign on Saturday, September 12th at the Paris Rodeo Arena. Teams are still needed. Entry fee is due by Friday, September 4, 2015 by 5pm. Maximum number of the team players is six and at least one female has...

09/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Structure Fire Displaces Nine Tenants

Structure Fire Displaces Nine Tenants

The Paris Fire Department responded to a structure fire located in the 2311 Lamar Avenue on Wednesday evening just before 6:00 p.m. The fire was discovered by a tenant who called 911. When emergency units arrived on scene they found smoke coming from the breezeway between two apartments of a...

09/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Seven people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 12:52pm on 9/2 and 3:18am on 9/3/15. Maggi, David Morgan, D.C.C.- Criminal Nonsupport Salazar, Alfredo Erick, D.C.C. MAN DEL CS PG 1>=4G<200G Brown, Kadejah Zhamelle, POSS CS PG 3<28G; Possession Dangerous Drug (2...

09/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Man Attacks Woman's Vehicle

Paris Man Attacks Woman's Vehicle

Paris Police responded to the 3100 block of Bonham Street at 11:49 A.M. on Wednesday, September 2, 2015. It was reported that a male had flagged down a motorist, had jumped onto the hood of the vehicle driven by a 63 year old female and was currently damaging the vehicle’s windshield....

09/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Texas Leads the Nation in High School Graduation Rates

Texas Leads the Nation in High School Graduation Rates

Commissioner of Education Michael Williams announced that the Texas high school on-time graduation rate set by the Class of 2014 reflects another all-time high for the state and marks the seventh consecutive year the overall rate has increased. According to the Texas Education Agency (TEA)...

09/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests 9/2/15

Paris PD Arrests 9/2/15

Paris Police responded to 99 calls for service, and arrested 6 persons on September 2, 2015.   Fuller, Gerald Wayne, 46, Parole Violation Warrant Perkins, Markeith Dontrele, 23, Assault Pullins, Michael George, 43, Criminal Trespass Tyson, Maya Symone, 19, Speeding; Fail to Display...

09/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom Brick House in Paris ISD

Three Bedroom Brick House in Paris ISD

ADORABLE BRICK HOME IN NE PARIS. THIS 3 BDRM, 2 BATH, 2 CAR GARAGE HOME SITS IN A PRIME LOCATION NEAR AIKIN. ENJOY THE LARGE COVERED PATIO, SHOP/DETACHED GARAGE MAKES FOR THE PERFECT MAN CAVE OR WORK SHOP ON THIS FENCED, SHADY LOT. UPDATES THROUGH OUT THE HOME, NEUTRAL PAINT COLORS, STAINED...

09/02/2015 by eParisExtra
Free Bridal and Engagement Announcements on eParisExtra.com

Free Bridal and Engagement Announcements on eParisExtra.com

Did you know that eParisExtra.com will run your engagement announcement or bridal announcement for free? For years we have been running all obituaries at no cost and we are now offering that same service to those getting engaged or married. Please send your announcements to...

09/02/2015 by eParisExtra
Suspect Impersonating a Police Officer

Suspect Impersonating a Police Officer

Law Enforcement Officers in Northeast Texas are searching for a suspect accused of impersonating a police officer. The suspect is a black male, weighing between 200-250 pounds, approximately 5ft 10 in. tall, and in his early to mid 40’s.  The suspect is driving a gold Nissan. The man...

09/02/2015 by eParisExtra
New Laws Take Effect in Texas

New Laws Take Effect in Texas

On September 1st nearly 700 laws recently signed into law during the 84th Legislative Session went into effect. One is aimed at reducing repeat DWI offenses.  The new law required all those arrested for DWI to install in their cars an ignition interlock before having driving privileges...

09/02/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Six people were booked into the Lamar County Jail on September 1, 2015. Rodriguez, Leobardo Arturo, No Driver’s License (when unlicensed); Violate Promise To Appear (Uniform Act) Rivard, Pasquale Cirillo, Driving W/License Invalid w/ previous conv/susp Hunter, Davanna, Poss...

09/02/2015 by eParisExtra
FINANCIAL FOCUS: Protect Your Retirement Against Market Volatility

FINANCIAL FOCUS: Protect Your Retirement Against Market Volatility

As an investor, you’re well aware that, over the short term, the financial markets always move up and down. During your working years, you may feel that you have time to overcome this volatility. And you’d be basing these feelings on actual evidence: the longer the investment period, the...

09/02/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Obituaries for Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Ted Boyer, 66, of Blossom, passed away Tuesday, September 01, 2015, at his home. Services are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4th, at Bright-Holland Funeral Home with Rev. Tiny Freelen officiating. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 – 7 p.m....

09/02/2015 by eParisExtra
West and Neal scholarships awarded to PJC

West and Neal scholarships awarded to PJC

Paris Regional Medical Center Interim CEO Patti Monczewski, joined by PJC President Dr. Pam Anglin, recently awarded eight Paris Junior College students scholarships. Paris Regional Medical Center employees, administration, physicians and friends created the Anthony and Debra West Endowment...

09/02/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on Sept. 1, 2015

Paris PD Arrests on Sept. 1, 2015

Six people were arrested by the Paris Police Department on September 1, 2015. The adults arrested include: Brown, Kadejah Zharnelle, 21, POSS CS PG 3<28G; Poss Dangerous Drug (2 counts); Possession of Drug Jefferson, Tydreona Monyae, 19, Fail to Display Driver’s; Fail to Maintain;...

09/02/2015 by eParisExtra
City of Paris Fall Ball Registration

City of Paris Fall Ball Registration

Fall Ball Registration for t-ball and girls fast pitch softball will be held Saturday, September 5th from 10am-2pm and on Tuesday, Sept. 8th from 5:30pm-7:30pm at the Sports Complex Concession Stand behind Love Civic Center. The registration fee is $35 and includes a game t-shirt and a snow...

09/02/2015 by eParisExtra
eParisExtra.com Pets of the Week

eParisExtra.com Pets of the Week

This is Sally, she is a sweet Catahoula mix under one year old and amazing!  Sally is very friendly and loving and is waiting for a home to call her own. She is good with other dogs and does well on a leash. As you can see, she is a very happy girl. Come meet Sally at the Paris...

09/02/2015 by eParisExtra
LG’s SmartThinQ sensors promises to make your “dumb” appliances smarter

LG’s SmartThinQ sensors promises to make your “dumb” appliances smarter

LG Electronics wants to smarten up parts of your household with their new SmartThinQ sensors. LG intends to make your appliances “smart-aware” by creating connectivity between your traditional appliances and your smartphone. The SmarThinQ sensor is a small disc outfitted with various...

09/02/2015 by eParisExtra
Sara Hickman at the Listening Room this Sunday

Sara Hickman at the Listening Room this Sunday

Click the poster above to get your tickets today for the awesome concert.  Sara Hickman is a Texas music legend.  The Listening Room is one of the great places in Texas to hear live music.  What a great way to spend Labor Day Weekend! ...

09/02/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris City Council Asks For Budget Without Tax Increase

Paris City Council Asks For Budget Without Tax Increase

After unanimously voting to set the proposed tax rate a penny higher last Monday night, the Paris City Council at a special meeting last night might have a change of heart. The council asked  city manager John Godwin (pictured) to include raises in the new budget for public safety pay...

09/01/2015 by eParisExtra
Registration Underway for Boys & Girls Club Football & Volleyball

Registration Underway for Boys & Girls Club Football & Volleyball

Registration is currently underway for the fall season of both boys football and girls volleyball. Football fees are $60 for tackle and $40 for 7 on 7.  New this year is that 2nd graders can now participate in the 7 on 7 touch football program.  There is also a 3rd and 4th grade league and a...

09/01/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Seven people were booked into the Lamar County Jail on Monday, August 31, 2015. Bozarth, Ryan Edward, Not Secured by Seatbelt – Driver Jones, Charles Kenneth, MAN DEL CS PG 2>=4G<400G Analogue White, William, Forgery Financial Instrument Scott, Bryan William, CCC/Driving While...

09/01/2015 by eParisExtra