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Children's Advocacy Center Hosts

Children's Advocacy Center Hosts "Lunch and Learn"

On Friday, November 14th the Children’s Advocacy Center of Paris hosted another “Lunch and Learn.” Rebecca Peevy, (pictured right) CAC Executive Director states, “Without awareness and education, the cycle of child abuse will continue. With this in mind, The Children’s...

11/18/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Arrests on 11/17/14

Paris Police Arrests on 11/17/14

Ballard, Brandi Leona, 34, Fail to Appear Non Traffic; Fail to Display Driver’s; Fail to Maintain Foster, James, Dustin, 23, Disorderly Wells, George Alexander, 39, Driving w/License Invalid; Motor Vehicle Inspection; Fail to Display Driver’s; Violate Promise To ...

11/18/2014 by eParisExtra
Cool and sunny for most of the week, rain expected to start weekend

Cool and sunny for most of the week, rain expected to start weekend

After the rush of cold temperatures and a brief, light snow on Sunday into early Monday, the rest of the week will be mostly cool and sunny, with rain expected on Friday. Although the cold that moved in brought subfreezing temps and even a little snow, no road delays were reported and there...

11/17/2014 by Josh Allen
Country Songwriter Educates Through Song

Country Songwriter Educates Through Song

Brian Burns, stellar singer, songwriter, guitarist and storyteller, focuses on Texas music, history and culture.  This week Paris Area Arts Alliance brought the singer into area schools to hear about the history of Texas through music.  The program coincides with the 4th and 7th grade Texas...

11/17/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris Fire Department and Fire Marshal’s Office Tips for Fire Safe Holiday

Paris Fire Department and Fire Marshal’s Office Tips for Fire Safe Holiday

It’s a busy time of year in the kitchen, Thanksgiving and Christmas. The kitchen is a beehive of activity during the holidays. Besides cooking all day, there are football games to watch, children and grandchildren playing, family and friends to visit. This means that there are minutes that no...

11/17/2014 by eParisExtra
BEAUTIFUL HOME ON 9.975 ACRES IN PRAIRILAND ISD

BEAUTIFUL HOME ON 9.975 ACRES IN PRAIRILAND ISD

BEAUTIFUL THREE BEDROOM/ TWO BATH HOME ON 9.975 ACRES IN PRAIRILAND ISD, RECENT KITCHEN REMODEL, FRESH EXTERIOR PAINT. BEAUTIFUL TREES AND LANSCAPING, 30X24 SHOP WITH 30X24 COVERED PARKING FOR 3 VEHICLES AND 30X12 AWNING ON BACK AS WELL. CALL TODAY FOR A SHOWING! $239,900.   ...

11/17/2014 by eParisExtra
NLISD's Adrienne Andrews Qualifies for Region 4, Region 21 Orchestra

NLISD's Adrienne Andrews Qualifies for Region 4, Region 21 Orchestra

On Wednesday November 12, North Lamar High School Band students participated in the Region 4, Region21 Orchestra tryouts.  Adrienne Andrews earned 1st chair on flute and will participate in the All Region Orchestra Clinic and Concert on December 6th at Longview High School.   ...

11/17/2014 by eParisExtra
PJC 90th Homecoming

PJC 90th Homecoming

A busy 90th Homecoming weekend at Paris Junior College entertained many with a birthday party, parade, pep rally and President’s Reception, but the main events were all held on Saturday, Nov. 8. Six former students of Paris Junior College were honored with either the 2014 Distinguished Alumni...

11/17/2014 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings over the Weekend

Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings over the Weekend

Twenty-five people were booked into the Lamar County Jail over the weekend. Those inmates include: Lind, Jonathan Chad, Driving while license invalid w/prev conv/susp; POSS CS PG 1<1G Wynn, McKayla Maureen, Forgery Financial Instrument (5 counts) Rickel, Charles Michael, CCC/Driving While...

11/17/2014 by eParisExtra
Two Arrested on Outstanding Warrants After Calling Police

Two Arrested on Outstanding Warrants After Calling Police

Paris Police Officers responded to a call regarding theft at about 11:10am on Saturday morning, November 15, 2014 in the 1000 block of W. Cherry Street.  When officers arrived at the scene, they determined that the allegations of theft were a civil matter. The subject that called in to...

11/17/2014 by eParisExtra
Woman Charged with Forging Checks to Local Businesses

Woman Charged with Forging Checks to Local Businesses

23 year old McKayla Maureen Wynn was arrested in Choctaw County on six Lamar County indictments charging her with forgery of a financial Instrument. Upon an extradition hearing, Wynn consented to being transported to Texas. Wynn was later transferred to the Lamar County Jail. The arrest...

11/17/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Weekend Arrests

Paris PD Weekend Arrests

Paris Police responded to 336 calls for service while arresting 18 persons over the weekend period ending at midnight on November 16, 2014. Atteberry, Michael Wade, 27, Possession of Drug Crenshaw, Jerry Glenn, 28, Public Intoxication, Expired Motor Vehicle; Fail to Appear Non...

11/17/2014 by eParisExtra
NL Marching Band Wraps up Successful Season

NL Marching Band Wraps up Successful Season

The North Lamar High School Marching Band had another tremendous season.   With practices beginning in the heat of August, students committed themselves to countless hours and preparation for a chance to perform among the best across the state of Texas.  “We are blessed to have some great...

11/17/2014 by eParisExtra
Gratitude Carries on after Veterans Day at Aaron Parker Elementary

Gratitude Carries on after Veterans Day at Aaron Parker Elementary

Aaron Parker 4th grader Stevy Hoskins places a pin on her grandfather’s jacket lapel.  Jack Hoskins was one of many who were pinned by the student council members during Parker’s pinning ceremony on Thursday to honor veterans and active duty personnel.    ...

11/16/2014 by eParisExtra