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Ladycats vs. Pantherettes at Wildcat Gym Friday Night

Ladycats vs. Pantherettes at Wildcat Gym Friday Night

The crosstown showdown between Paris High School and North Lamar High School begins tonight with the girls JV and Varsity teams facing each other. JV game will begin at 5pm with the Girls Varsity teams taking the court after. The boys basketball games are Saturday in the Wildcat Gym, beginning...

02/05/2016 by eParisExtra
North Lamar's Versache Buchanan Signs with Alcorn State

North Lamar's Versache Buchanan Signs with Alcorn State

Versache Buchanan has signed a letter of intent to play quarterback at Alcorn State.   Reprinted with permission from The Panther Press. ...

02/05/2016 by Greg Higgins
Lamar County Sheriff's Office Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff's Office Inmate Bookings

Five people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 9:45 am on 2/4 and 2:34 am on 2//5/16. Caudill, James Kyle, Assault Causes Bodily Injury Date/Family/Household Caldwell, Yhazmine Trynyce, BF/Interfere w/Child Custody Crenshaw, Jerry Glenn, III, MTR/POSS CS PG 1<1G McKitrick, Robert...

02/05/2016 by eParisExtra
NAACP

NAACP "16th Annual Freedom Banquet" Tribute to Robert High

 NAACP Branch 6213 “16th Annual Freedom Banquet” will be held on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at 6pm at the Love Civic Center. This year’s banquet is a Tribute to Robert Edward High Sr. Mr. High has served the Paris community and the Paris Independent School District since...

02/05/2016 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrest Report for 2/4/16

Paris PD Arrest Report for 2/4/16

Seven people were arrested by the Paris Police Department on February 4, 2016. The adults arrested include: Caldwell, Yhazmine Trynyce, 23, Interfere w/ Child Custody Douglas, Stanley Ray, 53, Criminal Trespass; Public Intoxication (2 counts) Maye, Daniel Mason, 25, Possession of Drug Maye,...

02/05/2016 by eParisExtra
Lunch and Learn with Dr. Jai Varma

Lunch and Learn with Dr. Jai Varma

Lunch and Learn “Heart Disease 2.0” with Dr. Jail Varma at the Paris Public Library on February 11th at noon. ...

02/05/2016 by eParisExtra
Pantherettes Win Third in a Row

Pantherettes Win Third in a Row

After starting the first half of district play with a 2-3 record the North Lamar Pantherettes find themselves with a 5-3 record with two games left. This, in part, thanks to a 54-46 win at Atlanta. This is the second team that defeated North Lamar during the first half of district only to lose...

02/04/2016 by Greg Higgins
Stunning 2 Story Home On Two Acres

Stunning 2 Story Home On Two Acres

STUNNING 2 STORY HOME ON 2+ ACRES. THIS REMARKABLE HOME FEATURES EXTENSIVE CROWN MOLDING, LARGE GOURMET KITCHEN WITH CUSTOM CABINETS, GRANITE COUNTERS, LARGE GRANITE ISLAND & TRAVERTINE TILE FLOORING, OPENING UP TO THE LIVING AREA WITH WOOD FLOORING & GAS LOG FIREPLACE. BOTH ROOMS SHARE...

02/04/2016 by eParisExtra
New Restaurant Inspection Grading System Coming to Paris

New Restaurant Inspection Grading System Coming to Paris

In 2016, the Paris-Lamar County Health District implemented a new and improved restaurant inspection grading system. Once the inspection is done, a grade will be assigned (A, B, C, D, or F) and it will be posted on the front door of the establishment. So far this year the following restaurants...

02/04/2016 by eParisExtra
PCT Looking for Musicians for CHICAGO

PCT Looking for Musicians for CHICAGO

Paris Community Theatre is looking for a few more instrument players to complete the band ensemble for Chicago the Musical, which will be presented in April. They are  looking for two trumpet players, a pianist and a sax player. If you’re interested please contact PCT at 903.784.0259...

02/04/2016 by eParisExtra
Wanted Fugitive Accused of Child Sex Crimes Back in Lamar County Jail

Wanted Fugitive Accused of Child Sex Crimes Back in Lamar County Jail

In November, one of Texas’s 10 Most Wanted Fugitives was captured in Oregon. On Tuesday, Donald Jack Robertson II was extradited back to Texas and is being held in the Lamar County Jail on a $700,000 bond. (Pictured:  Mug Shot of Robertson from 2010) Robertson had been a fugitive since...

02/04/2016 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Thursday, February 4, 2016

Obituaries for Thursday, February 4, 2016

Our beloved Martha Dennis Buster, 83 of Sumner, Texas was called hom to our Lord Tuesday, February 2, 2016. A memorial service has been set for Saturday, February 6, 2016 at Fry-Gibbs Funeral Home at 11:00 A.M. with Rev. Mark Hutchison and Rev. Stanley Johnson officiating. The family will...

02/04/2016 by eParisExtra
Crosstown Showdown on Saturday at Wildcat Gym

Crosstown Showdown on Saturday at Wildcat Gym

Crosstown Showdown between the boys basketball teams from Paris High School and North Lamar High School on Saturday, February 6th at the Wildcat Gym. The Paris High School baseball team will be holding a chilli supper fundraiser during alll the games (serving from 3:30pm-7:30pm) in the PHS...

02/04/2016 by eParisExtra
PHS Students Win Essay Contest

PHS Students Win Essay Contest

Each year the Paris Council of Garden Clubs and members clubs sponsor contestants in The National Garden Club, Inc. essay contest. Four Paris High School seniors taught by Sandra Strom are the local winners of the contest.  All four essays advance to the district level of...

02/04/2016 by eParisExtra