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Four Bedroom House in Oak Creek

Four Bedroom House in Oak Creek

Exquisite Executive Home in Oak Creek! Beautiful 4 bedroom, 4.5 bathrooms, 2 living areas with Bonus room and office. Detailed crown molding, window treatments and decorative colors. Kitchen equipped with custom cabinets matching the built in refrigerator. Breakfast area with bar and formal...

10/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris ISD recognizes National School Bus Safety Week

Paris ISD recognizes National School Bus Safety Week

In conjunction with National School Bus Safety Week (Oct. 20-24), the Paris ISD Transportation Department is reminding drivers to be cautious when driving near school buses. “We are asking our citizens to obey the law—don’t pass stopped school buses,” said Transportation Director Tony...

10/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Panther Football Players Positive Role Models

Panther Football Players Positive Role Models

North Lamar Panther football players Zac Brown, Byron Wengerter, Alan Rosson and Jonathan Edwards visited classes at Parker Elementary to read to the students. Since the beginning of the school year, the athletes have been making a presence in the elementary campuses stressing the importance of...

10/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Day Two of Early Voting

Day Two of Early Voting

The second day of early voting fell just short of the 492 voters on Monday, but 465 Lamar County voters still cast their ballot on Tuesday. So far with two of the twelve days of early voting in the box, a total of 957 people cast their votes in person. Another 817 Mail-In Ballots have also been...

10/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Bookings

Moffitt, Katonna Marie, Theft < $50 Wells, George Alexander, Theft Property <$1500 2/More Previous Convictions Daniels, Amanda Jo-Kay, Forgery Financial Instrument (2 cts) Draper, Jason Mark, Theft Property>=$50<$500 ...

10/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Mark Hudson, Deputy Superintendent for PISD, To Retire

Mark Hudson, Deputy Superintendent for PISD, To Retire

After 44 years in education, Mark Hudson, Deputy Superintendent for Paris Independent School District will retire at the end of the Fall Semester of the 2014-15 school year. Hudson entered the field of public education in 1971, spending 12 years as a teacher and basketball coach in three...

10/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Arrests 10/21/2014

Paris Police Arrests 10/21/2014

Daniels, Amanda Jo-Kay, 42, MTR Probation Finch, Undrayl, Onshaun, 38, Fail to Maintain; Expired Operator License Pokorski, Eric, 38, Fail to Maintain; Fail to Display Driver’s; Fail to Appear Non Traffic (2 cts) Robertson, Tanavionne Marcell, 22 Pedestrian Fail to Use ...

10/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Christopher House Pleads Not Guilty To Sexual Assault of a Child

Christopher House Pleads Not Guilty To Sexual Assault of a Child

A Powderly man entered his plea Tuesday morning on charges of sexual assault of a child at the Lamar County Courthouse. The Lamar County District Clerk’s Office says 21 year old Christopher James House pleaded not guilty to allegedly assaulting a 13 year old girl. He was booked on...

10/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Obituaries for Wednesday, October 22, 2014

William Riley Saffell, 94, of Paris, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at Paris Regional Medical Center. Funeral services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Friday, Oct. 24th, at Bright-Holland Funeral Home with Rev. Fred Fangio officiating. Burial, with military honors, will follow at Long...

10/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Leadership Lamar County Class of 2014-2015

Leadership Lamar County Class of 2014-2015

The Leadership Lamar County Class of 2014-2015 met Thursday, October 16th at Turner Industries.  The Class participated in a full day of diversity training as part of the yearly program that will continue until May of 2015.  The diversity program is directed by Mr. Rick Miller of Commerce...

10/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Chisum ISD Celebrates National School Lunch Week

Chisum ISD Celebrates National School Lunch Week

Last week Chisum ISD has celebrated National School Lunch Week with the theme of “SCORE BIG!” Chisum students were able to “Score Big” with fresh fruits and vegetables, healthy proteins, whole grains and dairy that will promote a healthier lifestyle. The Mustang PALS...

10/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Executive Director of Northeast Texas Area Red Cross Resigns

Executive Director of Northeast Texas Area Red Cross Resigns

John Davis, the Executive Director of American Red Cross for Lamar County and Texarkana Area has announced his resignation effective Friday, October 24, 2014. Mr. Davis stated, “I have been offerred an amazing opportunity, returning to the health care development field, as Executive...

10/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Food, Face Painting & Fundraising for Scholarships

Food, Face Painting & Fundraising for Scholarships

Mary Grace Gibbons (front) and Ava McMonigle (back) pause long enough for a picture after having their faces painted. The North Lamar High School Cheerleaders volunteer to paint faces at the NLEF Tailgate Fundraiser. Food, face painting and fundraising for scholarships set the stage for a...

10/22/2014 by eParisExtra
A Victorian Halloween and Candlelight Tours at Sam Bell Maxey House

A Victorian Halloween and Candlelight Tours at Sam Bell Maxey House

It is said things look different in the dark, and that is true of the Sam Bell Maxey House, especially around Halloween. On Saturday, October 25th from 6pm-9pm there will be a special presentation at the Sam Bell Maxey House on “A Victorian Halloween.”  Come learn about and...

10/22/2014 by eParisExtra