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Prairiland Lady Patriots defeats Hughes Springs after late game triple, 6-5

Prairiland Lady Patriots defeats Hughes Springs after late game triple, 6-5

Prairiland Lady Patriots and Hughes Springs exchanged the lead six times on Thursday, but Prairiland Lady Patriots ended up on top with a 6-5 win in eight innings over Hughes Springs. Prairiland Lady Patriots pulled out the win thanks to a strong eighth inning. Prairiland Lady Patriots went...

05/01/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings

Nine people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 7:33am on 4/30/15 and 4:11am on 5/1/15. Avery, Kenneth Lee, III, Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family Violence Titsworth, Cassidy Eugene, Driving w/ License Invalid w/ previous conviction/suspension Moten, Rocoria Gurrell, Criminal...

05/01/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for May 1, 2015

Obituaries for May 1, 2015

Lorene Sullivan Lawler, 93, of Paris, passed away Thursday, April 30, 2015, at Paris Regional Medical Center. Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Saturday, May 2nd, at Bright-Holland Funeral Home with Rev. Terry Rogers officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Tabor Cemetery. The family will...

05/01/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 4/30/15

Paris PD Arrests on 4/30/15

Five people were arrested by the Paris Police on April 30, 2015. Avery, Kenneth Lee, 37, Fail to Maintain; Expired Motor Vehicle; Fail to Appear Non Traffic Carrington, Pamela Lynn, 57, POSS CS PG 3<28G; Possession Marijuana<28G; Possession of Drug Goss, David Paul, 27, Driving W/License...

05/01/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris High School Seniors Named Texas Scholars

Paris High School Seniors Named Texas Scholars

Fifty-three Paris High School seniors were named as Texas Scholars and recognized by the Lamar County Coalition of Education, Business, and Industry during a luncheon on April 29. Students were honored for completing a more rigorous schedule of courses and receiving high academic...

05/01/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Texas Scholars among those Honored by Coalition

North Lamar Texas Scholars among those Honored by Coalition

Seventy-two North Lamar High School seniors were recognized by the Lamar County Coalition of Education, Business, and Industry during a luncheon on Wednesday, April 29 at the Love Civic Center.  Students from North Lamar ISD, Chisum ISD, Paris ISD, Prairiland ISD, and Roxton ISD were honored...

05/01/2015 by eParisExtra
Early Registration Continues for North Lamar’s Pre-K, K and 1st Grade

Early Registration Continues for North Lamar’s Pre-K, K and 1st Grade

Registration for students entering North Lamar ISD’s pre-kindergarten and kindergarten classes will continue through the month of May.  Parents with students in private kindergarten whose child will be entering first grade at North Lamar in August 2015 may pre-register their child as...

05/01/2015 by eParisExtra
PJC Dragons jumps on Bossier Parish early and coasts to 15-1 win

PJC Dragons jumps on Bossier Parish early and coasts to 15-1 win

Dragons jumped out to an early lead on Bossier Parish and captured a 15-1 victory on Wednesday. The game was decided quickly as Dragons exerted its will early with 11 runs in the first three innings. , an RBI double by Breanna Pavatt, an RBI single by Sierra Valdez, and a two-run double by...

04/30/2015 by eParisExtra
PHS Spanish National Honor Society inducts 20 new members

PHS Spanish National Honor Society inducts 20 new members

Paris High School’s Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica recently welcomed its newest members in an induction ceremony.  This honor society is for high school students of high academic achievement enrolled in Spanish and Portuguese. The society is sponsored by the American Association of Teachers...

04/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Six people were booked into the Lamar County Jail on 4/29/15. Fox, Michael David, BS/Theft Property>=$50<$500; BS/Criminal Trespass (4 counts) Smith, Andrew Martyn, Prohibited Weapon Switchblade/Knuckles Perry, David Wayne, Theft Property>=$500<$1500 Boggs, Jonathan Lane,...

04/30/2015 by eParisExtra
District 7 Race Heats Up

District 7 Race Heats Up

Looking at early voting numbers, the race that is drawing the biggest number of early votes is for the District 7 seat on the Paris City Council. Denise Hutto Moffitt is challenging A.J. Hashmi for the seat. On Wednesday, April 29th another 87 votes were cast in that District. Yesterday was the...

04/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Last Day to Apply for Leadership Lamar County 2-15-2016 Class

Last Day to Apply for Leadership Lamar County 2-15-2016 Class

Application deadline for the 2015-2016 Leadership Lamar County is today. If you, or someone you know, is interested in applying for the class beginning in September 2015, the application must be submitted by APRIL 30, 2015. Here is a link to the...

04/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Thursday, April 30th

Obituaries for Thursday, April 30th

Claude Haywood, “Chet” Hilyer, age 73 of Paris, entered into eternal rest on Monday, April 27, 2015. Born on June 18, 1941 in Montgomery, AL, he served his country for over 21 years in the United States Navy. Hilyer first served in the USN submarine service from 1958 to 1962 and returned to...

04/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests 4/29/15

Paris PD Arrests 4/29/15

Paris Police responded to 94 calls for service and arrested 4 persons on April 29, 2015. Bridgers, Gerald Russell, 29, Assault Class A Mitchell, Tiffany Pershaun, 34, Assault Causes Bodily Injury Perry, David Wayne, 42, Theft Property>=$500<$1500 Smith, Andrew Martyn, 25, Prohibited...

04/30/2015 by eParisExtra