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Chocolate Kettle for Valentine's Day - Order Now

Chocolate Kettle for Valentine's Day - Order Now

The Chocolate Kettle is the perfect Valentine’s gift idea for your “sweetie”!  Order online at www.chocolate-kettle.com or on their mobile app.  For questions, contact 903-270-1709.  Custom trays are available. ...

02/02/2016 by eParisExtra
Feb/ 1st Last Day to Register to Vote in Texas in Primary

Feb/ 1st Last Day to Register to Vote in Texas in Primary

The last day to register to vote in the 2016 primary in Texas is today, Monday, February 1, 2016. Early voting begins February 16th and runs through February 26th. March 1st is the Primary Election Day. You can register to vote at the Elections Administrators office located in the Lamar County...

02/01/2016 by eParisExtra
Zika Virus Travel Warning

Zika Virus Travel Warning

The World Health Organization has warned that the Zika Virus is “spreading explosively” in Mexico and Central and South America and pregnant women should not visit the countries currently experiencing an outbreak. The CDC warns that pregnant women should avoid traveling to the...

02/01/2016 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Investigating Weekend Burglary

Paris PD Investigating Weekend Burglary

Paris Police officers responded to a burglary of a business in the 2100 block of Lamar Ave at 8:42 A.M. on Friday, January 29, 2016. It was reported that someone had broken out a back window and had removed two cash registers and a Dell laptop computer from the business. The reporting person...

02/01/2016 by eParisExtra
34-Year Old Man Arrested on Multiple Charges

34-Year Old Man Arrested on Multiple Charges

34 year old Rokendric Deshawn Reasno (pictured) was arrested at 12:04 P.M. on Saturday, January 30, 2016 and charged with evading arrest, possession of a controlled substance and warrants charging him with burglary of a vehicle and credit card abuse. Paris Police Officers had responded to a...

02/01/2016 by eParisExtra
Man Charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon

Man Charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon

Paris Police officers responded to a call of a man with a gun at 12:01 A.M. on January 30, 2016. It was reported that the complainant’s ex-husband and her son allegedly both had weapons and were pointing them at one another inside the residence. The complainant said that she and her...

02/01/2016 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff's Office Weekend Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff's Office Weekend Inmate Bookings

Thirty people were booked into the Lamar County Jail over the weekend. Richards, Ricky Ray, Probation Violation POSS CS PG 1>=4G<200G Triplett, Weston Joe, Evading Arrest Detention w/Vehicle Ladell, Stacey Deshawn, POSS Marijuana<2oz Glass, Tylan Ray, MTAG/Theft...

02/01/2016 by eParisExtra
PHS Swim Team Advances to Regionals

PHS Swim Team Advances to Regionals

On Saturday, the Paris High School Swim Team competed at the District 10-5A Swimming Championships at Austin College in Sherman. The girls swim team came in second with a total of 76 points and the boys team finished 4th with a total of 39 points.  Both relay teams advanced to the Regional...

02/01/2016 by eParisExtra
Paris Regional Medical Center will Celebrate “Go Red for Women”

Paris Regional Medical Center will Celebrate “Go Red for Women”

In conjunction with February being designated as American Heart Month, Paris Regional Medical Center will celebrate “Go Red for Women” on Friday, February 5th. PRMC CEO Patti Monczewski (pictured) said the hospital will celebrate the day by the wearing of red by PRMC staff. “Go Red for...

02/01/2016 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Monday, February 1, 2016

Obituaries for Monday, February 1, 2016

Lynn Rogers Rhodes, 84, passed away Saturday, January 30th 2016 at Legend Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM, Thursday, February 4, 2016 at Holy Cross Episcopal Church with The Rev. Jeff Kraemer and The Rev. Betty Clement officiating.  Burial with...

02/01/2016 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Weekend Arrests

Paris PD Weekend Arrests

Twenty-nine people were arrested by the Paris Police Department over the weekend. Brazeal, Charles Lee, 29, Lamar County JP Warrant Britten, Kera Lynn, 27, POSS CS PG 1<1G Conn, Brandy Jane, 31, Engage in Organized Davis, Samuel Detray, 29, Driving While Dicken, Crystal Renee, 33, Driving...

02/01/2016 by eParisExtra
Financial Focus: What Expenses Will You Incur When Investing?

Financial Focus: What Expenses Will You Incur When Investing?

You invest so that you can achieve a variety of goals, such as a secure retirement. It’s inevitable, though, that you will incur some costs when investing, ranging from payments to a financial professional to costs of educational materials. So it’s a good idea to familiarize yourself with...

01/31/2016 by eParisExtra
Professionals Speak to NL Students about Career Options

Professionals Speak to NL Students about Career Options

Lamar County Attorney Gary Young and Paris Investigator Chris Bean spoke to students at North Lamar High School about career options. Students in Tiffany Page’s AVID class learned how closely the two professionals worked together on a daily basis and were educated on how the men depend on the...

01/31/2016 by eParisExtra
February 19th Last Day to File for School Board Seats

February 19th Last Day to File for School Board Seats

Friday, February 19, 2016 is the deadline for filing for any of the open school board seats. The election is May 7, 2016. There are sixteen open seats for Lamar County school boards. Three seats open at North Lamar ISD; three seats open at Paris ISD; three seats open at Prairiland ISD; two...

01/31/2016 by eParisExtra