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Dental Packets for North Lamar First Graders

Dental Packets for North Lamar First Graders

Members of the Roan Oak Masonic Lodge from Garretts Bluff presented first graders at Aaron Parker and Higgins elementary schools in the North Lamar Independent School District with dental packets.  Through the organization’s Masonic Children and Family Services of Texas Dental Health...

11/15/2014 by eParisExtra
Community Thanksgiving Service in Deport

Community Thanksgiving Service in Deport

The First United Methodist Church of Deport will be hosting a “Community Thanksgiving Service” on Sunday, November 23rd at 6:30pm. This year’s service will be a concert of selection by a community choir.  The choir is comprised of members from all the local churches as well...

11/15/2014 by eParisExtra
Considering Health Care Costs in Retirement

Considering Health Care Costs in Retirement

With all the uncertainties of the future, it’s difficult for people to know exactly how much to save for retirement. While it may be relatively easy to gauge how much you’ll need for everyday living expenses like food and housing, other expenses such as the costs for health care can be a...

11/15/2014 by eParisExtra
PHS seniors to take WorkKeys assessments

PHS seniors to take WorkKeys assessments

Paris High School seniors will be taking ACT WorkKeys assessments administered by Paris Junior College in the near future thanks to the underwriting of test fees by Paris Economic Development Corporation.  WorkKeys Assessments are produced by the same company that developed and publishes the...

11/15/2014 by eParisExtra
Wildcats Upset Van in Bi-District Playoff Matchup

Wildcats Upset Van in Bi-District Playoff Matchup

(Photo by Adam Routon)KD Scott with a touchdown reception in Paris’ Bi-District win over Van Thursday night. It didn’t start the way Coach Steven Hohenberger wanted, but the Bi-District playoff game with Van finished exactly how he had hoped. Paris fell behind 6-0 after the Vandals...

11/14/2014 by Greg Higgins
Beauty and the Beast Coming to North Lamar High School

Beauty and the Beast Coming to North Lamar High School

Tickets are on sale at North Lamar High School for the Theatre Department’s production of Beauty and the Beast. The show runs Thursday, November 20th through Sunday, November 23rd. Performances Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening begin at 7:30pm and a Sunday matinee at 2:30pm. All...

11/14/2014 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Inmate Bookings

Seven individuals were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 2am on 11/13/14 and 2:30am on 11/14/14. Burgess, Tami Lynn, Criminal Mischief>=$50<$500; Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family Violence Morris, Carmen, Fraud Destroy Removal Concealment Thomas, Jonathan Matthew, Interfer...

11/14/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 11/13/2014

Paris PD Arrests on 11/13/2014

Burgess, Tami Lynn, 29, Assault Family Violence Class A Cherry, Wilford Lawrence, 49, Out Side Agency Morris, Carmen Lea, 29, Fraud Destroy Removal Ricks, Willie Lee, 18, Possession Dangerous Drug; Theft Under $50 Tillery, Michael Lynn, Public Intoxication ...

11/14/2014 by eParisExtra
Stone Middle School All-Region Choir Named

Stone Middle School All-Region Choir Named

North Lamar choir students completed against hundreds of others from across Northeast Texas for a place in the Region IV All-Region Choirs.  Stone Middle School is proud to recognize 26 students who were selected for the choir.  The students prepared four songs for the audition not knowing...

11/14/2014 by eParisExtra
Obituaries for Friday, November 14, 2014

Obituaries for Friday, November 14, 2014

 L.W. Hohenberger 80, of the Harmon Community of Lamar County, died Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at Legend Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center.  A graveside service is set for 11:00 AM, Saturday, November 15, 2014 at Hickory Grove Cemetery with Bro. Duane Hamil officiating.  The family...

11/14/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris Wildcats Beat Van to advance

Paris Wildcats Beat Van to advance

Paris Wildcats win against Van 30 -23 Thursday in Rockwall in the first round of the playoffs.  More to follow. ...

11/14/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 11/12/14

Paris PD Arrests on 11/12/14

Burgess, Tami Lynn, 29, Criminal Mischief Thompson, Bobby Joe, 62, Fail to Control Speed; Wrong Way on One Way; Fail to Display Driver’s; Driving w/License Invalid; Motor Vehicle Inspection; Fail to Appear Non Traffic Wiley, Jermel Arkin, 37, Terroristic Threat Of; Resist Arrest, Search...

11/13/2014 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Department Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Department Inmate Bookings

Five people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 7:25pm on 11/12/14 and 2:02am on 11/13/14. McAlester, Willie Errol, Bench Warrant/DEL CS PG1>=4G<200G DFZ; MAN DEL CS PG 1>=1G DFZ; MAN DEL CS PG<1G DFZ Covey, Kenda Leann, Driving While Intoxicated w/ License Invalid Wiley,...

11/13/2014 by eParisExtra
A United Way Tradition Following Crosstown Showdown

A United Way Tradition Following Crosstown Showdown

For over a decade, United Way representatives from Paris ISD and North Lamar ISD have pledged a donation to the United Way based upon the outcome of the annual Crosstown Showdown game.  In addition to the donation, the loser must wear the jersey of the winning team for a day. This year, the...

11/13/2014 by eParisExtra