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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
Three Bedroom Home in Paris

Three Bedroom Home in Paris

New Roof, Recent HVAC, Recent paint, flooring, trim, updated appliances, master bath has new sinks and shower, french drain system around most of the house. Very clean home! Paris ISD. $116,900. ...

03/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Texas Senate Passes Handgun Open Carry

Texas Senate Passes Handgun Open Carry

On Tuesday in Austin, the Texas Senate passed a bill  (20-10)that would allow licensed gun permit holders to openly carry handguns. The bill now moves to the TX House for approval. And on Monday, Senate Bill 17, which would make open carry legal for those with a concealed handgun license,...

03/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Leadership Lamar County Class March Meeting

Leadership Lamar County Class March Meeting

The Leadership Lamar County Class of 2014-2015 met Thursday, March 12th at Love Civic Center.  The Class objective was to provide deeper understanding, as potential board members of nonprofit and community organizations, of the essential skills and understanding needed to positively and...

03/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Obituaries for Wednesday, March 18, 2015

HUGH W. BREM, 69, born on May 17th, 1945 in Paris, passed away on Sunday March 15th at Lake Worth Nursing Home in Fort Worth, Texas. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 p.m. Thursday March 19th, 2015 in the chapel of Starrett Funeral Home with Rev. Don Parker officiating. His family will receive...

03/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD arrests on 3/17/15

Paris PD arrests on 3/17/15

Paris Police responded to 100 calls for service and arrested 3 persons on March 17, 2015. Coonfield, Norman Eugene, 65, POSS CS PG 3<28G; Poss Dangerous Drug Newby, Laura Lee, 34, MAN DEL CS PG 3/4<28G (2counts); Poss Dangerous Drug; Poss Marijuana<2oz Wells, Thomas Dale, 25,...

03/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Power Tools Stolen from Residence

Power Tools Stolen from Residence

A burglary of a residence in the 900 block of E Houston Street resulted in the loss of over $600 of power tools. The owner advised Police Officers that he was in the process of remodeling the residence and had left the tools inside. Taken was a red Porter Cable pancake compressor, a Porter...

03/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Stolen Vehicle Found

Stolen Vehicle Found

At 6:52 A.M. on Tuesday, March 17, 2015, Paris Police Officers responded to a call in the 1000 block of Lamar Avenue where it was reported that a vehicle had been stolen. The owner advised that he had parked the vehicle at his residence at approximately 8 P.M. on Monday, March 16th and ...

03/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Three Arrested on Drug Charges

Three Arrested on Drug Charges

Detectives with the Paris Police Department executed a search warrant on a residence in the 100 block of NE 14th Street on Tuesday, March 17th, 2015 and arrested three persons. 25 year old Thomas Wells was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, 65 year old Norman Coonfield (pictured...

03/18/2015 by eParisExtra
3 PHS Seniors Headed for Texas Roundup

3 PHS Seniors Headed for Texas Roundup

Two more Paris High seniors will be participating in the 16th Texas Roundup All-Star games on Saturday, March 21, in Maypearl. Seljah Johnson has been named to the boys lineup, while Mae Mae Council joins teammate Jazz Pipkins, who was previously named to the girls game. The Texas Roundup...

03/17/2015 by eParisExtra