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Obituaries for Monday, April 20, 2015

Obituaries for Monday, April 20, 2015

Benjamin Dred “Ben” Holland, 84, of Taylortown, passed away Friday, April 17, 2015, at his home. Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 21st, at Bright-Holland Funeral Home with Rev. Jody VanDeaver & Dr. L. C. Stout officiating. Burial, with military honors, will follow in...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Pantherettes Suffer First District Loss in Atlanta

Pantherettes Suffer First District Loss in Atlanta

Reagan Richardson struck out eight batters, but the North Lamar Pantheretts still fell to Atlanta 5-3 in seven innings on Friday. Atlanta stayed on top until the final out after taking the lead in the first, scoring three runs on an error and a couple sacrifice flies. (Pictured right:...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Ty Jones Pitches a No-Hitter as North Lamar Defeats Atlanta

Ty Jones Pitches a No-Hitter as North Lamar Defeats Atlanta

This may sounds like a broken record but it needs to be said once again. The North Lamar Panthers won another game because of the dominating pitching performance by Ty Jones (pictured right). Last week against Liberty-Eylau, Jones allowed only one hit in their 9-0 victory. This time, Jones...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Weekend Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Weekend Inmate Bookings

Twenty-nine people were booked into the Lamar County Jail over the weekend, including seven individuals for DWI. Rennels, Mark L, Violate Promise To Appear (Uniform Act); Proof Financial Responsibility Corpus, Kendall Price, MTR/Criminal Nonsupport Myers, Terry Lee, Jr., Driving While...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Department Weekend Arrests

Paris Police Department Weekend Arrests

Paris Police responded to 343 calls for service and arrested 25 persons over the past 72 hour weekend ending at midnight on April 19, 2015. Allen, Brenda Kaye, 35, Public Intoxication Berry, Bobby Dale, 40, Assault Brown, Steven Brenten, 31, Theft Property>=$50<$500 Buckner, Weslie Cole,...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Intoxicated Paris Man Arrested on Several Charges Saturday

Intoxicated Paris Man Arrested on Several Charges Saturday

Ivan Lee Ebbs, 32, of Paris, was arrested at 4:41 P.M. on Saturday, April 18, 2015 in the 3700 block of Pine Mill Road. Paris Police Officers responded to a complaint of a disturbance and it was found that Ebbs was very intoxicated. The victim advised that Ebbs just walked into his residence...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Investigate Cut Brake Lines on a Truck

Paris PD Investigate Cut Brake Lines on a Truck

Paris Police officers responded to a criminal mischief call in the 300 block of SE 9th Street at 8:13 A.M. on Sunday, April 19, 2015. It was found that someone had cut one of the brake lines on a 2008 Dodge truck belonging to the victim. The victim advised the police officers that as he...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Metal Shop with Living Quarters on Over 38 Acres

Metal Shop with Living Quarters on Over 38 Acres

BEAUTIFUL 38+ ROLLING ACREAGE CLOSE TO PARIS, BUT IN THE COUNTRY, OPEN PASTURE AND SOME WOODS ALONG THE CREEK,STOCK POND, 70X70 HOUSE SLAB ALL READY TO START CONSTRUCTION, IN ADDITION, THIS LOVELY 2400 SQUARE FEET METAL SHOP w/ LIVING QUARTERS , SELLERS SEE DEER FREQUENTLY ON THE PROPERTY,...

04/19/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Students Fair Well at Lamar County Junior Livestock Show

North Lamar Students Fair Well at Lamar County Junior Livestock Show

Students in North Lamar’s FFA and 4H programs represented the district well at the Lamar County Junior Livestock Show. ...

04/19/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar’s Colorguard Brings Home State Bronze

North Lamar’s Colorguard Brings Home State Bronze

The North Lamar High School Colorguard continued their successful spring season with a second consecutive third place finish at the North Texas Color Guard Association State finals.   The squad began their season in Regional A classification on February 21 at Mansfield High School. There the...

04/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Beautiful Remodeled Home on NE 36th

Beautiful Remodeled Home on NE 36th

RE-DO FROM TOP TO BOTTOM! NO ROOM LEFT UNTOUCHED! NEW GRANITE COUNTER TOPS, NEW APPLIANCES, FIXTURES, TILE BACKSPLASH, FLOORING, PAINT, CROWN MOLDINGS, BLINDS, FANS, GRANITE FLOOR IN ENTRY AND BATHS, WATER HEATERS, WALKIN SHOWER IN MASTER BATH. OUTSIDE FEATURES 40X50 METAL SHOP WITH OVERHEAD...

04/18/2015 by eParisExtra
PHS Ben Cobb Places Third at Jr. Livestock Show

PHS Ben Cobb Places Third at Jr. Livestock Show

Sophomore Ben Cobb of Paris High’s FFA program, placed third in Class 4 steers at the Lamar County Junior Livestock Show held at the Fairgrounds. ...

04/18/2015 by eParisExtra
April is National Child Abuse Awarenss and Prevention Month

April is National Child Abuse Awarenss and Prevention Month

April is National Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month. The Children’s Advocacy Center of Paris is a wonderful agency that serves the children of Lamar and Red River Counties who have experienced abuse. 1. BE AWARE of who your child spends time with, who your child’s best friend...

04/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Walk of Hope

Walk of Hope

There will be a “Walk of Hope” on Wednesday, April 22nd from noon-1pm in downtown Paris. Walk of Hope is to raise awareness for victims of crime. The walk will begin at the Culbertson Fountain.  A rain date is scheduled for April 29th. For more information call Jane Adams...

04/18/2015 by eParisExtra