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Memorial Day celebration

Memorial Day celebration

Lamar County Post 3990 Veterans of Foreign Wars and local Girl Scouts will conduct a Memorial Day tribute starting at 11:45 on May 30, 2016 at Red River Valley Veterans Memorial located adjacent to Love Center. Color guard is provided by the Paris Police Department.  The public is...

05/25/2016 by eparisextra.com
Foot chase ends with arrest of intoxicated driver

Foot chase ends with arrest of intoxicated driver

Paris Police observed a black Toyota passenger car travelling at a high rate of speed in the 200 block of SW 19th Street at 11:09 p.m. on May 24, 2016. When the officer attempted to stop the vehicle, the driver refused to stop.  After several blocks, the vehicle stopped and the driver fled on...

05/25/2016 by eparisextra.com
Hodgkiss and Denman named NLISD Teachers of the Year

Hodgkiss and Denman named NLISD Teachers of the Year

An appreciation banquet for North Lamar ISD employees was held Monday night to honor those who make a difference to students and co-workers throughout the year. Superintendent John McCullough and District administrators recognized employees for their years of service to the district, honored...

05/25/2016 by eparisextra.com
Garrett Clark from Prairiland FFA Advances to State Degree Check

Garrett Clark from Prairiland FFA Advances to State Degree Check

Garrett Clark for advancing to state in the Star Lone Star Production Category.  He will be representing 96 schools in the area and is 1 out of ten other students who will be interviewing for Star Lone Star.  Garrett Clark of the Prairiland FFA Chapter has been selected to represent 96...

05/25/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris ISD Spanish students perform well at Foreign Language Symposium

Paris ISD Spanish students perform well at Foreign Language Symposium

Spanish students at Paris High School and Paris Junior High School competed in the 42nd annual North East Texas Organization of Language Educators—NET-OLE—Foreign Languages Symposium at Texas TAMU-Commerce and brought home 62 places.  The group earned the High Point Award and Sweepstakes...

05/25/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Sheriff's inmate booking report - May 25, 2016

Lamar County Sheriff's inmate booking report - May 25, 2016

10 people were booked into the Lamar County jail between the hours of 1:54 a.m. on May 24, 2016 and 2:35 a.m. this morning. Hutchings, Gerald Ray – Driving while intoxicated Runnels, Zakayla Ijanae – Interfere with public duties Runnels, Alexius Shambreia – Interfere with...

05/25/2016 by eparisextra.com
PJC Board of Regents swears in new members, approves annexation service plan

PJC Board of Regents swears in new members, approves annexation service plan

The Paris Junior College Board of Regents welcomed newly elected member Carolyn Lockett and returning members Berdie Gibson and Louise Taylor as they were sworn in at the meeting held Monday evening, May 23, 2016.  Board officers will be elected at the June meeting. Paris Junior College...

05/25/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris PD arrest report - May 25, 2016

Paris PD arrest report - May 25, 2016

Erwin, Don Tyrrell – Failure to maintain (2 counts), Expired motor vehicle registration, Violate promise to appear, Failure to appear non-traffic (2 counts) Glass, William Christopher – Theft under $100 Class C Lindsey, Kendra Denise – Failure to identify fugitive intent,...

05/25/2016 by eparisextra.com
Runoff election results - unofficial from Lamar County

Runoff election results - unofficial from Lamar County

The ballots are in and counted from Election Administrator Tricia Johnson. Railroad Commissioner Republican – Wayne Christian  678 votes to Gary Gates 490 votes. Judge Criminal Court of Appeals Place 2 – Ray Wheless  627 votes to Mary Lou Keel 459 votes. Judge Criminal Court of...

05/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Twitter makes room for longer tweets - here's how it will work

Twitter makes room for longer tweets - here's how it will work

Twitter announced today plans to remove the strict 140 character in a tweet. The company says that, among other changes designed to welcome new users to its service, it will no longer count media attachments and @names in replies toward your 140 allowed characters. However links will still...

05/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Priced reduced on beautiful home in Tanglewood Addition

Priced reduced on beautiful home in Tanglewood Addition

Large home on corner lot in highly desirable Tanglewood addition. Large living room has fireplace.  Den or game room with wet bar and sunroom.  Formal dining. Breakfast room with breakfast bar/kitchen combo.  Master bath has his/her dressing area and closet.  Lots of house for the money....

05/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
Four bedroom, 3 bath with acreage

Four bedroom, 3 bath with acreage

Beautiful 2 story home on 2 acres of peace and quiet.  Kitchen has recently been remodeled and new appliances installed.  A must see!  $264,000. ...

05/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra cat of the week

eParisExtra cat of the week

This is Misty and her crew. These sweeties are really looking for a home.  The kittens are playful and friendly.  Mama Misty is slightly nervous, but will come around. Misty and these fur-babies are all available for adoption at the Lamar County Animal Shelter located at 310 Clement Road,...

05/24/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra dog of the week

eParisExtra dog of the week

 Olive is looking for a home.  She came in with a litter of babies and is now all alone.  Olive is 1 to 2 year’s old and a Pit mix.  She is very petite , very obedient loves to  sit for treats .  She is good with other dogs and does very well on a leash. Olive is available for...

05/24/2016 by eparisextra.com