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Carrying Concealed Guns on PJC Campus Discussed by Board of Regents

Carrying Concealed Guns on PJC Campus Discussed by Board of Regents

Monday evening the Paris Junior College Board of Regents discussed carrying concealed guns on campus as the new Texas law just passed applies to all college campuses, though it will not go into effect for the college until the fall of 2017. “The college CEO is allowed to create common sense...

06/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Ft. Worth Man Arrested in Paris

Ft. Worth Man Arrested in Paris

Britton Wright Somerer (pictured), 23 of Ft. Worth, was arrested on a warrant from the Ft. Worth Police Department charging him with Aggravated Assault with a deadly weapon. Paris Police Officers were investigating a complaint of criminal trespass in the 400 block of 5th NE street.  The...

06/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 6/22/15

Paris PD Arrests on 6/22/15

Officers responded to 107 calls for service on Monday, June 22, 2015 and arrested eight people. Four of the arrests involved Felony charges.   The adults arrested include: Allen, Jeffrey James, 43, Running Stop Sign; Fail to Maintain; Motor Vehicle Inspection; Speeding; Violate Promise...

06/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Keeping Teens Safe Online

Keeping Teens Safe Online

Monday night at the Paris ISD School Board Meeting, Director of the PISD Safety and Security Department, Officer Brad Ruthart told the trustees about an incident that occurred at the high school on May 26th and commended the security guard, Greg Leopard, who handled the situation. On that...

06/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Ten people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 1:02am on 6/22/15 and 1:45 am on 6/23/15. Hostetler, Ronald Edward, Assault Causes Bodily Injury Smith, Dale Wayne, Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or More Hostetler, Benzy Carl, Trap Transport/Transplant Animals W/O (7 counts) Hicks, Rory...

06/23/2015 by eParisExtra
City Council Appoints New Board Members

City Council Appoints New Board Members

During its regular meeting on Monday, the City Council appointed new members for the various boards and committees operating within the city of Paris. The Airport Board saw the appointment of Tim Bullock, Anna Spencer, and Paula Portugal while Patsy Daniels filled the vacant position on the...

06/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Two Paris Women Arrested on Drug Charges

Two Paris Women Arrested on Drug Charges

On Monday, June 22, 2015 two Paris Women were arrested on warrants from earlier investigations. Tracy Lynn Gilbert, (pictured right) 32 of Paris was arrested on a warrant charging Delivery of a Controlled substance from an earlier investigation. Dusti Rose Robbins, 21 of Paris was arrested on a...

06/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Attempted Armed Robbery on Monday

Attempted Armed Robbery on Monday

On Monday, June 22nd at 8:50 AM, officers were dispatched to a convenience store at 2965 Church Street in regards to an attempted armed robbery. The victim reported that  a white male had displayed a knife at the checkout counter demanding all the money from the register. Without completing...

06/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Baked Potato Fundraiser for McKenzie Reese

Baked Potato Fundraiser for McKenzie Reese

Stillhouse Rehab and Healthcare will be delivering a Baked Potato Lunch on June 25th as a fundraiser for McKenzie Reese. McKenzie is just two years old and has just been diagnosed with Neuroblastoma. The Reese family is at Children’s Hospital in Dallas awaiting for chemotherapy to begin...

06/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Relay for Life Begins Friday Night

Relay for Life Begins Friday Night

The annual Lamar County Relay for Life, benefiting the American Cancer Society, will be held this weekend, June 26-27. Relay for Life  is an all night relay and will be  held at R.L. Maddox Stadium on the campus of North Lamar.  Opening ceremonies begin at 7pm on Friday evening. For more...

06/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Three Bedroom Home on Briarwood

Three Bedroom Home on Briarwood

BEAUTIFUL & WELL KEPT 3 BEDROOM 3 BATH TWO STORY HOME . HARD WOOD FLOORS , NEW CARPET , NEW WINDOWS THAT OPEN FROM TOP & BOTTOM . REAL WOOD BLINDS , SPACIOUS KITCHEN WITH NEW DOUBLE OVENS , GAS LOG FIREPLACE , CHINA HUTCH , WOODEN DECK WITH PATIO , LANDSCAPE YARD WITH WOODEN PRIVACY...

06/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Weekend Felony Arrests

Weekend Felony Arrests

Dawson Felony Arrests include David Conrad Dawson,(pictured right) 37, of Paris, who was arrested for Felony DWI, 3rd Offense after officers responded to a one vehicle accident in the 4200 block of the NE Loop. No one else was injured in the crash. Dalton Lane Melvin, 17 and a 14 year old...

06/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Weekend Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Weekend Inmate Bookings

Twenty-three people were booked into the Lamar County Jail over the weekend. Stephens, Timothy Dewayne, MAN DEL CS PG 1>=4G<200G Hullen, Darrell Lynn, Driving While License Invalid Reed, Rodarius Danyella, POSS CS PG 1<1G Barbo, Austin Tyler, Sexual Assault Child Haley, Jimmy William...

06/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Weekend Arrests

Paris PD Weekend Arrests

Paris Police had 287 calls for service and arrested 19 people Friday June 19 through Sunday June 21, 2015. Officers also investigated reports of: 4 Residential Burglaries; 33 Disturbances; 2 Injury Accidents; 10 Property Damage Accidents; 24 Security Checks; 2 Shots fired; 1 Suicide Attempt; 15...

06/22/2015 by eParisExtra