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Learning Model to be introduced at North Lamar Campuses

Learning Model to be introduced at North Lamar Campuses

Over the summer a team of three administrators and four teachers from North Lamar Independent School District attended Confratute at the University of Connecticut to learn about the Schoolwide Enrichment Model (SEM).  Those who attended from North Lamar were Superintendent John McCullough,...

08/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Safe Route to Schools Grant for the Trail de Paris

Safe Route to Schools Grant for the Trail de Paris

The city’s only pedestrian and bicycle linear park, the Trail de Paris, just got a little bigger and more accessible to the residents it serves. The trail is currently a nearly 6-mile paved path over an old railroad corridor running east from 8th SE Street and connecting to the Reno Rail...

08/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Jenny Burton-Rushin Memorial Ribbon Cutting

Jenny Burton-Rushin Memorial Ribbon Cutting

On Wednesday August 19th, a ribbon cutting ceremony was held by the Lamar County Chamber of Commerce for the new member the Jenny Burton-Rushin Memorial. The 4th Annual Jenny Burton Rushin Memorial BBQ Cookoff will be held October 10th at the Red River Valley Fairgrounds. Proceeds will benefit...

08/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrest Listings for 8/19/15

Paris PD Arrest Listings for 8/19/15

Five people were arrested by the Paris Police Department on August 19, 2015. The adults listed on the report include: Barrett, Trevis Demond, 22, Speeding; Fail to Display Driver’s; Violate Promise To Hooper, Ricky Lee, Motor Vehicle Inspection; Expired Motor Vehicle Upton, Travis Duane...

08/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Thursday, August 20, 2015

Obituaries for Thursday, August 20, 2015

Adrian Armstrong Casey, 87 years of age, passed away peacefully on August 19, 2015 at 10:45 p.m. Visitation hours will be held at Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home (730 Clarksville Street, Paris, TX) on Friday, August 21st, 2015, from 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Funeral services are set for Saturday,...

08/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Crime Stoppers Unsolved Crime - Stolen Automobile

Crime Stoppers Unsolved Crime - Stolen Automobile

Just after midnight on August 17, 2015, Paris Fire and Police responded to a vehicle burning in a field in the 1300 block of W Washington Street. T he vehicle did not have a license plate but was identified by other markings. It was found that the vehicle was a 2014 red Dodge Avenger and it had...

08/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Drag Boat Races this Weekend at Lake Crook

Drag Boat Races this Weekend at Lake Crook

This weekend at Lake Crook the Southern Drag Boat Racing Association (SDBA) will be hosting  high-speed boat racing. Friday will feature a Test & Tune where and is open to everyone, so bring your personal watercraft, bass boat or drag boat and see how fast you really are.  Friday is also...

08/19/2015 by eParisExtra
PHS Freshman Killed in Four Wheeler Accident

PHS Freshman Killed in Four Wheeler Accident

Last Sunday, August 16th, an incoming Paris High School freshman, Cardarian Craddock,  was killed in a four-wheeler accident. According to reports, the 14-year-old was riding an ATV along in Clarksville when he lost control and hit a tree. Craddock was pronounced dead at the scene. The...

08/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituares for Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Obituares for Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Col. John Konrad Kern, (Ret), 92, of Paris, TX, passed away Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015, at Heritage House of Paris. A gathering of family and friends is scheduled between 6 & 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21st at Bright-Holland Funeral Home. Following cremation, inurnment will be made in Jefferson...

08/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Twelve people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 10:09am on 8/18 and 3:02am on 8/19/15. Sharrock, Emily Tagen, Intoxicated Assault w/Vehicle (2 counts) Yates, Austin Jay, Sexual Assault Child Ladell, Lakehia Danyiel, Criminal Trespass Grigsby, Demichael Deondra, DCC – Poss CS...

08/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Auditions for Children for Mary Poppins at NLHS

Auditions for Children for Mary Poppins at NLHS

The North Lamar  Theatre Department is  auditioning young kids for the upcoming production of Mary Poppins. They will be casting for a girl who can play age 9-11 and a boy who can play age 7-10. They need to sing in the style of the show, one minute of a song from Mary Poppins along with...

08/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 8/18/15

Paris PD Arrests on 8/18/15

Paris Police responded to 116 calls for service, and arrested 7 persons on August 18, 2015. Douglas, Malcolm Jerome, 29, Public Intoxication; Driving w/License Invalid; Violate Promise to Flippen, Dakota Bill, 21, Theft Property>=$50<$500; Possession of Drug Hendrix, Robert Jr., 48,...

08/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Six Vehicles Burglarized on Tuesday

Six Vehicles Burglarized on Tuesday

Paris Police responded to six burglaries of motor vehicles in the 3100 and 3200 blocks of Margaret Street on Tuesday, August 18, 2015.  The first report came in just before 8:00 A.M. and officers located four more before 10:30 A.M. The last burglary was reported at 7:22 P.M. It was reported...

08/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Indecent Exposure by Paris Man

Indecent Exposure by Paris Man

22 year old Tanavionne Marcell Robertson, (pictured) of Paris was arrested in the 100 block of SE 13th Street at 3:50 P.M. on Tuesday, August 18, 2015. Paris Police officers responded to an indecent exposure call where it was reported that three females were approached by Robertson. During a...

08/19/2015 by eParisExtra