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Field Puts Damper on Wildcat Home Loss

Field Puts Damper on Wildcat Home Loss

How desperate are local baseball coaches’ attempts to squeeze much-needed games out of a weather-afflicted, pre-district schedule? Proof was evident Thursday night at a water-logged Hub Hollis Field in the form of a 7-3 loss by the Paris Wildcats to the visiting Durant, OK, Lions. ...

03/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Lady Cats Win at Tiger Relays

Lady Cats Win at Tiger Relays

A very young Paris Lady Cats track and field team captured the team title at the Mount Pleasant Tiger Relays Thursday at Sam Parker Field. Paris won six events at the meet, including senior Shawnte Moore (long jump), juniors Tierra Yates (discus) and Tarsha’la Fisher (100 meters), sophomore...

03/20/2015 by Tim Taylor
Paris Police Looking for Two People Who Fled an Accident

Paris Police Looking for Two People Who Fled an Accident

Just after midnight on March 19th, a blue Chevrolet Trailblazer was traveling southbound in the 1100 block of SE 5th Street and was involved in an accident that left hundreds without power. The vehicle veered right as it approached the intersection of Jackson Street and struck a utility pole....

03/20/2015 by eParisExtra
T. G. Givens Early Childhood Center Announces Pre-Kindergarten Roundup

T. G. Givens Early Childhood Center Announces Pre-Kindergarten Roundup

T. G. Givens Early Childhood Center will begin roundup for the 2015-2016 school year on March 23rd. Regular hours will be 8:30–11:30 a.m. and 12:30–2:30 p.m. If a parent needs later hours please make an appointment by calling 903-737-7466. The campus is located at 655 Martin Luther King Jr....

03/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 3/19/15

Paris PD Arrests on 3/19/15

The Paris Police Department arrested four individuals on Thursday, March 19, 2015. The adults arrested include: Coffin, Richard Dwight, 56, Public Intoxication; Possession of Drug Gaitan, Katrina Lynn, 18, Possession Marijuana<2oz; POSS CS PG 3<28G Hartman, William Clayton, 56, MAN DEL CS...

03/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Friday, March 20, 2015

Obituaries for Friday, March 20, 2015

Shirley Marie Hawkins 79, of Chicota, TX, died Friday, March 20, 2015 at Heritage House of Paris.  Funeral services are set for 10:30 A.M. Monday, March 23, 2015 at the Chicota Assembly of God with Rev. David Farmer officiating.  Burial will follow in Forest Chapel Cemetery.  The family will...

03/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom Home in Springlake Estates

Three Bedroom Home in Springlake Estates

LOTS OF HOUSE FOR THE MONEY! GREAT NORTH EAST PARIS NEIGHBORHOOD. LARGE LIVING AREA WITH STEP UP CEILING, CORNER FOCAL POINT FIREPLACE, FORMAL DINING ROOM WITH FLOOR TO CEILING WINDOWS, KITCHEN WITH BAR AND BREAKFAST AREA UPDATES INCLUDE RECENT CARPET, PAINT, HVAC, PRIVACY FENCE,...

03/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Carson and Barnes Circus Coming to Paris

Carson and Barnes Circus Coming to Paris

Carson and Barnes Circus will be coming to the Lamar County Fairgrounds on March 28-29, 2015. Showtimes are 2pm and 5pm on both days.  The Midway opens one hour before showtime with a free petting zoo, games and Elephant and Camel rides. This year the Carson & Barnes Circus is bringing an...

03/19/2015 by eParisExtra
How Valve and HTC will create the most immersive VR experience yet with the HTC Vive

How Valve and HTC will create the most immersive VR experience yet with the HTC Vive

The virtual reality tech scene is a very peculiar thing these days. Three years ago, the Oculus Rift was the device headlining the latest VR revolution. Since then, Oculus got picked up by Facebook, and then every company out there, from Google, to Sony, to Samsung, had to have their own VR...

03/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Texas Council on Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke recognizes Lamar County for preventing and controlling heart disease, stroke and other chronic diseases

Texas Council on Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke recognizes Lamar County for preventing and controlling heart disease, stroke and other chronic diseases

The Texas Council on Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke recently recognized Lamar County for its efforts to reduce cardiovascular disease (CVD), stroke, and other chronic diseases. The Texas Healthy Communities Program assists communities to assess their existing environments, implement changes...

03/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Woman Given Probation for Manslaughter May Serve Prison Time

Woman Given Probation for Manslaughter May Serve Prison Time

On Tuesday, Angela Villines, 26, of Paris was arrested on a parole violation. She was arrested by Paris Police for failure to identify as a felon and resisting arrest. Villines had been given probation for a fatal stabbing almost three years ago. She pled guilty to manslaughter in 2013 for...

03/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 3/18/15

Paris PD Arrests on 3/18/15

Only one person was arrested by the Paris Police Department on Wednesday, March 18, 2015. Lonas, John David, 19, Theft under $50 ...

03/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Department Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Department Inmate Bookings

Two people were booked into the Lamar County Jail on Wednesday, March 18, 2015. Labrozzi, Landyn Blayre, MTR/Driving While Intoxicated BAC>=0.15 Dowd, Stephanie LaJoyce, POSs CS PG 1>=4G<200G ...

03/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Thursday, March 19, 2015

Obituaries for Thursday, March 19, 2015

JEANNA KAY WARD ERVIN, 65, of Paris, passed away Tuesday March 17, 2015 at her residence. Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Friday March 20, 2015 in the chapel of Starrett Funeral Home, with Bro. Kelly Collins officiating. Interment will follow in the Lone Star Cemetery in Morris...

03/19/2015 by eParisExtra