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Assault Charges For Couple Involved in an Altercation

Assault Charges For Couple Involved in an Altercation

24 year old Denzel Breonn Harrison and 28 year old Rodeshia Danielle Johnson (pictured right)were arrested at their residence in the 1900 block of E Tudor Street at about 10:00 P.M. on Wednesday, January 21, 2015. Paris Police Officers responded to a call of a fight in progress at that...

01/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Spelling Bee Champs from North Lamar

Spelling Bee Champs from North Lamar

Six students from North Lamar Independent School District will compete with others in the county for a chance to win the Lamar County Spelling Bee Championship title.  Campus winners are 4th graders Haidyn Chancler and Drew McNeal (pictured right) from Bailey Intermediate, 4th grader Stevy...

01/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Seven Essential Things You Need to Know About Social Security

Seven Essential Things You Need to Know About Social Security

As more baby boomers reach retirement age, they’re realizing the valuable role Social Security will play as a source of lifetime income. Claiming Social Security benefits can be far more complex than you may realize. Here are seven essential things about Social Security to understand as you...

01/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Leadership Lamar County class meeting focuses on

Leadership Lamar County class meeting focuses on "Introduction to Paris and Lamar County"

The 2014-2015 Leadership Lamar County class met last week at the Union Station Train Depot Community Room, where the class focused on an “Introduction to Paris and Lamar County” — including nonprofit organizations, agriculture in the area, and city and county history. Union...

01/22/2015 by Josh Allen
Popular Downtown Paris Bar For Sale

Popular Downtown Paris Bar For Sale

Opportunity is knocking! Don ‘t miss out on this booming business in Historic Downtown Paris. Not only is it the only non-smoking pub in the area, but a full service restaurant and Oyster Bar! With over 12,000 square feet, this building offers service for over 100 patrons, table and bar...

01/21/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris High Students Win VFW Essay Contest

Paris High Students Win VFW Essay Contest

Paris High seniors Kaileb Williamson (left) and Matthew Draeger placed second and third, respectively, in the Voices of Democracy essay contest sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars. They pose with their English teacher Sandra Strom. ...

01/21/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept Inmate Bookings

Four people were booked into the Lamar County Jail on 1/20/15. Pardee, Christopher Grant, MTR/Assault Causes Bodily Injury Carranza, Adeli Medina, POSS CS PG 1>=1G<4G; Unl Poss Firearm by Felon (2 counts); Resist arrest, Search or Transport Upchurch, Casey Wayne, Assault Causes Bodily...

01/21/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Students Show Appreciation to Teacher

North Lamar Students Show Appreciation to Teacher

North Lamar High School English instructor, Melissa Arnold, was taken by surprise when she walked in her classroom to find a bouquet of flowers and posters of thanks placed all around her room.  Students who had been working to pass the English I and English II End-of-Course tests had been...

01/21/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Grand Jury Indicments

Lamar County Grand Jury Indicments

The Lamar County Grand Jury handed down the following indicments on January 16, 2015 Anderson, Michael William, Poss w/intent to Distribute >4G<200 G Baker, Quentin Dean, Criminal Mischief>$1500<$20K, Habitual Offender Barrera, Petra Lopez, Credit or Debit Card Abuse,...

01/21/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 1/20/15

Paris PD Arrests on 1/20/15

Paris Police responded to 101 calls for service while arresting 5 persons on January 20th , 2015. Adams, Norman Curtis, 37, Bicycle/Fail to Display; Violate Promise To Harrison, Stephen Cord, 20, Assault Hicks, Charles Michael, 34, Public Intoxication Spann, Kelsey A.B., 24, Motor Vehicle...

01/21/2015 by eParisExtra
Business Broken Into During the Night

Business Broken Into During the Night

Paris Police responded to a burglar alarm in the 4100 block of Lamar Avenue at 2:17 A.M. on January 21, 2015. Officers found that someone had broken the glass out of a front door to gain entry. Once inside, four locked cabinets were pried open. It is early in the investigation and it is...

01/21/2015 by eParisExtra
Free Community Screening of The Texas Promise on Thursday

Free Community Screening of The Texas Promise on Thursday

Lamar County schools will host a FREE community screening of The Texas Promise on Thursday, Jan. 29 at 6 p.m. at the Weger Auditorium located at Paris Junior High School at 2400 Jefferson Road. This screening is open to the public. Oscar-winner Vanessa Roth’s The Texas Promise, a...

01/21/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Obituaries for Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Helen Maxine Seay, age 93, passed away on January 19, 2015, in Austin, Texas, where she had lived since 2009. Maxine was born on November 11, 1921 in Denton, Nebraska to Homer M. and Frances M. Davis. She and Thomas D. Seay, Jr. were married on May 12, 1945 in England, where they met during...

01/21/2015 by eParisExtra
Anytime Fitness New Year's Special Extended to January 31st

Anytime Fitness New Year's Special Extended to January 31st

Anytime Fitness  has extended their New Year’s Special to January 31st where you can join for no enrollment fee and no dues until February 2015. Includes free unlimited tanning until February, Complimentary Fitness Consultation and 2 Complimentary Personal Training Sessions. Anytime...

01/20/2015 by eParisExtra