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Bring actual LEGO to life with the LEGO Dimensions video game

Bring actual LEGO to life with the LEGO Dimensions video game

Previously when it came to LEGO games like LEGO Star Wars, LEGO Lord of the Rings, and LEGO Batman, every property was self-contained. You could play with LEGO versions of Superman and Batman in LEGO Batman, but you would never get to drive the Batmobile through Middle-earth. No, for that crazy...

04/14/2015 by eParisExtra
Wine Fest Another Huge Success

Wine Fest Another Huge Success

Last weekend’s Wine Fest hosted by the Paris Main Street organization was another success for downtown Paris. Wine Fest music on the square Promotions Chair Missy Starnes getting packets ready ...

04/14/2015 by eParisExtra
Roxton Senior Kolton White Signs with Southeastern Oklahoma State University

Roxton Senior Kolton White Signs with Southeastern Oklahoma State University

Roxton ISD’s Kolton White signed a letter of intent to attend Southeastern Oklahoma State University in Durant, Oklahoma on a rodeo scholarship. Picture with Kolton are: SOSU rodeo coach, Christi Braudrick, his father, Rodney White, his aunt, Annette Pratt, and his mother, Julie White. ...

04/14/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings

Bangs, Dustin Edward, Possession of Drug Paraphanalia; Poss Marijuana<2oz; MTAG/Evading Arrest Detention Calderon, Marlon Ismael, Driving While Intoxicated 2nd Parsons, Jess Allen, Theft Property>=$1500<$20K McFail, Kennetha Kaylee, Theft Property>=$500<$1500 Flowers, Aaron...

04/14/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Obituaries for Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Gladys Marie Clarkson Varner 91, of Paris, died at 1:49 AM, Monday, April 13, 2015 at Stillhouse Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center.  Funeral services are set for 2:00 PM, Wednesday, April 15, 2015 in the chapel of Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Springhill...

04/14/2015 by eParisExtra
City Council Considers Trail Rehabilitation

City Council Considers Trail Rehabilitation

Monday night, the Paris City Council decided in regular session to consider fully funding the rehabilitation of the Trail de Paris. During the citizens’ forum, over ten speakers addressed the council in support of the Trail de Paris and its reconstruction and rehabilitation.  Several...

04/14/2015 by eParisExtra
Home with Acreage in Bogota

Home with Acreage in Bogota

Nice get-away from it all place! Cute mobile home with 2 bedrooms, 1 bath and covered patio. Large living/dining/kitchen combo. 69+ acres, pond, scattered trees. $159,000.   ...

04/13/2015 by eParisExtra
Tennis Team Wins at Atlanta Meet

Tennis Team Wins at Atlanta Meet

The Paris High tennis team warmed up for the District 15-4A Championships by placing highly in several divisions at a recent tournament in Atlanta. Sophomore Matt Cochran won the boys singles championship, while senior Michael Montgomery took the consolation bracket. In girls singles, sophomore...

04/13/2015 by eParisExtra
Top-Ranked PG Continues District Romp

Top-Ranked PG Continues District Romp

The Pleasant Grove Hawks are ranked No. 1 in the state among Class 4A teams by the website txhighschoolbaseball.com.  While it remains to be seen if the Hawks will book their traditional trip to the state finals, they definitely appear to belong in a league of their own as far as District...

04/13/2015 by Tim Taylor
PHS Wins 8 Events at District UIL Meet

PHS Wins 8 Events at District UIL Meet

Paris High won 5 individual events and 3 team events to place third overall at the District 15-4A UIL Academic Spring Meet held Thursday and Friday in Mount Pleasant. The top 3 individuals in each event along with the winning teams in the team events advance to the Region 2-4A championships...

04/13/2015 by eParisExtra
Roxton One-Act Play Advances

Roxton One-Act Play Advances

Roxton ISD’s  One Act Play’s production of The Miss Firecracker Contest advanced to bi-district at Grayson College. Julie Vaughan received the tech award, Ashley Cheek received honorable mention all star cast; Rachel Jones received All star cast and Lillie Borders was named Best...

04/13/2015 by eParisExtra
ROXTON ISD students place 2nd at District Academic UIL meet

ROXTON ISD students place 2nd at District Academic UIL meet

ROXTON ISD students place 2nd at the District  Academic UIL meet. Roxton UIL Participants pictured right: Row 1 – Ryan Lipstraw, Rebecca Burkes, Lillie Borders, Jaclynn Carter Row 2 – Ashely Cheek, Chloe’ Hindman, Peyton Bridgers, Taylor Story, Miranda Welch, Julie Vaughan Row 3 –...

04/13/2015 by eParisExtra
PJC Baseball Falls 5-3 to Navarro College

PJC Baseball Falls 5-3 to Navarro College

Garrett Moon went 2-4, but Paris Dragons still fell to Navarro College 5-3 on Saturday at Paris. #23 Donica recorded the win for Navarro College. He allowed three runs over 5 2/3 innings. #23 Donica struck out four, walked one and gave up eight hits. The game was never in doubt after the...

04/13/2015 by eParisExtra
Prairiland Lady Patriots take out Chisum with help from Laney Raley, 4-0

Prairiland Lady Patriots take out Chisum with help from Laney Raley, 4-0

Laney Raley knocked in three runs as Prairiland Lady Patriots took home a 4-0 victory over Chisum in seven innings on Friday. She homered in the first inning and singled in the second inning.Prairiland Lady Patriots’ Bri Calabria kept Chisum off the scoreboard for all seven innings she...

04/13/2015 by eParisExtra