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Paris Police Department welcomes new canine

Paris Police Department welcomes new canine

Yesterday, Officer Jeff Padier and his Partner Cupa started the department’s new canine unit on patrol. Cupa is a Belgian Malinois. Officer Padier and Cupa completed the full 4 1/2 weeks of training just last week. This canine unit has been certified in the areas of narcotics detection,...

09/20/2016 by eparisextra.com
Habitat For Humanity Redneck Golf Tournament raises over $10,000

Habitat For Humanity Redneck Golf Tournament raises over $10,000

This past weekend Habitat For Humanity hosted their annual Redneck Golf Tournament. “The tournament went wonderfully well,” stated Judy Martin of the Paris & Lamar County HFH.  “We made, which is about what we do every single year, a net profit of a little over $10,000....

09/20/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra Dog of the Week

eParisExtra Dog of the Week

This is Roscoe. He is 2 to 3 year-old Shiba Inu mix. He is very sweet and just a touch shy, but he will bond quickly and be a very loving loyal friend . Roscoe is a small to medium size dog and he is approximately 30 lbs. Roscoe is available for adoption through the Lamar County Humane...

09/20/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra cat of the week

eParisExtra cat of the week

This is Patty Cake. She is domestic short-hair cat. Patty Cake has two adorable kittens looking for homes. All three are very loving and somewhat spunky. They enjoy playing with each other. Please drop by to meet this sweet family at Paris Animal Shelter located at 310 Clement Rd., Paris,...

09/20/2016 by eparisextra.com
Habitat For Humanity could use your painting skills

Habitat For Humanity could use your painting skills

On Friday and Saturday, September 23 and 24, beginning at 8 a.m. each day, Habitat for Humanity will be having  “A Brush With Kindness” painting project. The project is located at  962 South East 5th Street, Paris, TX.   “Help is badly, badly needed,” said Judy Martin...

09/18/2016 by eparisextra.com
3rd Annual Drawdown a success

3rd Annual Drawdown a success

The Rotary Club of Paris United held its 3rd Annual $5,000 Drawdown to raise funds for local children’s projects.   The 1920’s gangster themed event was held at Venue 24 on Saturday September 10th.  The $100 tickets included dinner and drinks for two as well as the opportunity to split...

09/14/2016 by eparisextra.com
Mustang PALS stock at Downtown Food Pantry

Mustang PALS stock at Downtown Food Pantry

Mustang PALS Kason Fortner and Gavin Baggett stock green beans at the Downtown Food Pantry recently. The PALS  will conduct a Food Drive over the holidays between Thanksgiving and Christmas for needy families. Now they know where their items will go and to supply food for those do not have...

09/13/2016 by eparisextra.com
Mud Volleyball - Photo Gallery

Mud Volleyball - Photo Gallery

A fun day captured by Tony Corso Images. #UnitedWay #MudVolleyball #StephenGerrald #DylansDrivers   ...

09/11/2016 by eparisextra.com
From the shelter, to foster home, to Service Dog - Ryder makes a difference in one family's life

From the shelter, to foster home, to Service Dog - Ryder makes a difference in one family's life

Some dogs actually get a chance and for Ryder, a Border Collie Lab mix life didn’t start out so easy. No one is exactly sure what Ryder’s life was like before he found his way to the Paris Animal Shelter, but many volunteers of the Lamar County Humane Association saw something very...

09/11/2016 by eparisextra.com
Mud volleyball kicks off United Way 2017 Campaign

Mud volleyball kicks off United Way 2017 Campaign

It was a muddy, competitive and fun event at yesterday’s Mud Volleyball Tournament. The United Way of Lamar County kicked off the beginning of their 2017 fundraising campaign at the Paris Rodeo Arena with clouds in the sky. The rain came and went, but the Powderly Volunteer Fire...

09/11/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event all weekend

Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event all weekend

The Lamar County Humane Association will host a weekend adoption event at Petco located at 3900 Lamar Ave., Paris TX. Hours are from noon until 5 p.m. today and 1 – 5 p.m. tomorrow.  Petco is celebrating their National Pet Adoption Weekend and donate $35 towards all LCHA adoptions this...

09/10/2016 by eparisextra.com
13 gun raffle at Rides for a Reason event

13 gun raffle at Rides for a Reason event

In conjunction with Dylan’s Drivers 5th annual fund raiser event, Rides for a Reason, this year there will be a special 13 gun raffle drawing. Ticket purchasers must be at least eighteen (18) years of age and be able to legally purchase and possess a firearm in the state of Texas (be able to...

09/08/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra Dog of the Week

eParisExtra Dog of the Week

This is Cash.  He is an adorable Shepherd mix . Still a young pup Cash is ready for a home. He is playful and active.  He enjoys playing with others as well as toys. Stop by and meet Cash today at the Paris Animal Shelter located at 310 Clement Rd., Paris, TX.  Cash is available for adoption...

09/06/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra Cat of the Week

eParisExtra Cat of the Week

This is Sonny Boy.  He is a sweet and very gentle kitty looking for a family. He’s handsome with beautiful eyes and a personality to match. He enjoys playing and is very entertaining. This kitten would the perfect addition to any family . Sonny Boy is available for adoption at the Lamar...

09/06/2016 by eparisextra.com
Liz Murray to speak at annual I Love Paris Banquet

Liz Murray to speak at annual I Love Paris Banquet

Liz Murray will speak at the annual Paris Education Foundation “I Love Paris” banquet on November 3, 2016. Murray is a New York Times best-selling author and motivational speaker.  From homeless to Harvard…is an unlikely turn of events. Liz Murray’s life is a triumph over...

09/05/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris ISD to host Lamar County Resource Fair

Paris ISD to host Lamar County Resource Fair

Paris Independent School District will host a Lamar County Resource Fair on September 26, 2016 from 3 – 6 p.m. The event will be in the high school cafeteria. If you have interest in community resources, many of Lamar County’s agencies will be on hand for face to face...

09/05/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event today

Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event today

The Lamar County Humane Association will host its weekly adoption event today from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The event will be held at the Paris Animal Shelter located at 310 Clement Rd, Paris, TX. Come out and be a forever home for these dogs. #LCHA ...

09/03/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra dog of the week

eParisExtra dog of the week

This is Achilles . He is under 2 years old a big strapping boy . He does well with other dogs and loves the attention of people.  Achilles may be a Akita mix. This guy is ready for a new home.  He doesn’t care to be a guest of the city of Paris any longer. Please stop by and meet...

08/30/2016 by eparisextra.com
eParisExtra cat of the week

eParisExtra cat of the week

These frightened little babies need a home. They are a little shy but warm up once they are cuddled in your arms . This is Marcel and Maggie. They are just a few weeks old and would like to become someone’s new family member.  Drop by and visit with Marcel and Maggie and others at the...

08/30/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event Saturday

Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event Saturday

The Lamar County Humane Association will host its weekly adoption event tomorrow, August 27 from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. The event will be held at Petco located at 3900 Lamar Ave. Come out and be a forever home for these dogs. #LCHA #Petco ...

08/26/2016 by eparisextra.com