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Modifications to the federal crop insurance program will give farmers more flexibility

Modifications to the federal crop insurance program will give farmers more flexibility

Acting Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Michael Scuse today announced that the federal crop insurance program will provide additional flexibility to farmers. The modifications center on the practice of growing two crops on the same field at different times of the year, which is known as double...

06/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Man tased when fleeing from Paris PD

Man tased when fleeing from Paris PD

Paris Police Officers responded to a disturbance in the 1200 block of Fitzhugh which was reported to involve firearms.  As officers approached the scene, contact was attempted with an individual who was obviously upset and walking in the middle of the road. The individual refused to stop when...

06/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Fight breaks out at Brookshires - Man arrested for felony robbery

Fight breaks out at Brookshires - Man arrested for felony robbery

A call to Brookshire’s  regarding a shoplifter who was fighting with employees resulted in the arrest of Larry Dewayne Baird, 38 of Paris TX. Paris Police officers learned that Baird had loaded $261.25 of food items in a shopping cart and left the store without paying for the items.  Baird...

06/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Weekend Roundup - weekend events in Paris, TX

Weekend Roundup - weekend events in Paris, TX

This weekend is full of fun events for the whole family in Paris, TX.  Here’s your Weekend Roundup. Relay for Life of Lamar County will be held at  Chisum High School, located at 3250 S. Church St., Paris, TX. tonight.  Team race will begin at 6 p.m. and end at midnight. The Paris...

06/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Updated health inspection report - June 24, 2016

Updated health inspection report - June 24, 2016

These are the current updated food establishment grades for those establishments whose inspection is due or updates from a previous grade.  The Paris-Lamar County Health District updates this report each Thursday and eParisExtra will update you each Friday. Click the link to see the new...

06/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Woman passed out in car - arrested for outstanding warrant

Woman passed out in car - arrested for outstanding warrant

A welfare concern call for a woman passed out in a car in the 1300 block of Cedar St. resulted in Paris Police officers finding that she was okay, but had an outstanding warrant for a previous theft case reported in May. Amanda Gilbert, 24 of Paris was transported to the Lamar County...

06/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris PD arrest report - June 24, 2016

Paris PD arrest report - June 24, 2016

Barr, Kenjji Demont – Burglary of a habitation, Unauthorized use of a vehicle Coburn, Doyle William – Expired motor vehicle registration Fulbright, Theresa Michelle – Criminal non-support Gilbert, Amanda Gail – Theft of property >=$750<$2500 King, Kierra Debreice...

06/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Google Glass shows promise with Autism

Google Glass shows promise with Autism

We hear more and more about Autism these days.  Years ago this disorder had not been diagnosed and many young children between the ages of 2 and 3 suffered in silence.  We now know that signs and symptoms of autism begin to emerge around this age. What exactly is Autism?  Autism spectrum...

06/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Ricky Ray Williams

Ricky Ray Williams

Ricky Ray Williams, 58, of Blossom, passed away Thursday, June 23, 2016 at Texoma Medical Center. Services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, June 26, in the Bright-Holland Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial will follow in Rockford Cemetery.   The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 p.m....

06/24/2016 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 Sheriff's inmate booking report - June 24, 2016

Lamar County Sheriff's inmate booking report - June 24, 2016

9 people were booked into the Lamar County jail between the hours of 10:41 a.m. on June 23, 2016 and 2:35 a.m. this morning. Story, Stasia Nicole – Possession of marijuana<2 oz. Gilbert, Amanda Gail – Theft of property >=$750<$2500 McKinney, Lori Ann –...

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
Equestrian estate in NLISD

Equestrian estate in NLISD

The perfect equestrian estate located on ten scenic acres surrounded by mature evergreens, completely pipe and cable fenced.  The main home features an open concept perfect for entertaining or your own private oasis. The central living area with its tall beamed ceilings looks out onto the...

06/23/2016 by eparisextra.com
Spacious three bedroom in NLISD

Spacious three bedroom in NLISD

Large spacious home surrounded by beautiful wooded trees in North Lamar ISD.  Open floor plan and lots of space… both in and out is what you want …this is the house for you!!  All 3 bedrooms are very spacious.  Large 3 car garage perfect for a workshop area.  Unexpected power...

06/23/2016 by eparisextra.com