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North Lamar Pantherettes Beat Liberty Eylau

North Lamar Pantherettes Beat Liberty Eylau

The North Lamar girls basketball team continued their strong season with a win against Liberty Eylau. The visiting Pantherettes won the game on Tuesday night  64-39. Kylie Halstead lead the team offensively with 15 points and six assists. Bailee Nickerson scored ten points and had four...

01/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Parker Superhero Artwork Published on Calendar

Parker Superhero Artwork Published on Calendar

Eight students from Aaron Parker Elementary School were among the 36 entries chosen to have their artwork included in the 2015 “Be a Healthy Superhero” Calendar created just for the Lamar county community.  A total of 868 Superhero Artists from the Lamar County schools submitted drawings...

01/27/2015 by eParisExtra
NLHS Students Stand on a Part of History

NLHS Students Stand on a Part of History

North Lamar High School students in Patti Haley’s Dual Credit United States History class visited the Sixth Floor Museum in Dallas on Wednesday, January 21, 2015.  The students toured through the museum at Dealey Plaza that chronicles the assassination and legacy of President John F....

01/24/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Project Graduation Selling Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

North Lamar Project Graduation Selling Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, North Lamar Project Graduation is selling Chocolate Dipped Strawberries. Orders for Hand-dipped chocolate covered strawberries will be taken through Wednesday, February 4th (sorry NO late orders!) The Chocolate Dipped Strawberries are $30. 00 a dozen or...

01/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Spelling Bee Champs from North Lamar

Spelling Bee Champs from North Lamar

Six students from North Lamar Independent School District will compete with others in the county for a chance to win the Lamar County Spelling Bee Championship title.  Campus winners are 4th graders Haidyn Chancler and Drew McNeal (pictured right) from Bailey Intermediate, 4th grader Stevy...

01/22/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Students Show Appreciation to Teacher

North Lamar Students Show Appreciation to Teacher

North Lamar High School English instructor, Melissa Arnold, was taken by surprise when she walked in her classroom to find a bouquet of flowers and posters of thanks placed all around her room.  Students who had been working to pass the English I and English II End-of-Course tests had been...

01/21/2015 by eParisExtra
NL’s Garrett Clark to Serve as District FFA Officer

NL’s Garrett Clark to Serve as District FFA Officer

North Lamar High School sophomore Garrett Clark was elected Paris District FFA Sentinel at the District FFA Convention that was held in Mt. Vernon on January 15.  As an officer, he will help conduct camps and workshops throughout the next school year.   ...

01/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Appreciation Given to NLISD Board of Trustees

Appreciation Given to NLISD Board of Trustees

Texas children benefit every day from the tireless work and countless hours dedicated by a group of men and women in communities across the state.  These public servants are elected to serve by local constituents, dedicated and willing advocates who serve our children and public schools, and...

01/19/2015 by eParisExtra
NL Outdoor Ed Class Trailer and Deer Stand Winner

NL Outdoor Ed Class Trailer and Deer Stand Winner

Steve Main, center, was the winner of a trailer and deer stand drawing benefitting the Outdoor Education program at Stone Middle School. Gathered around Jones as he collects his winnings beginning left are Jacob Bass, Shelby Harris, Joey Haley, Britany Ballard, Makayla Allee, Randa Stevens,...

01/18/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Beta Advances to Nationals

North Lamar Beta Advances to Nationals

North Lamar High School Beta Club will represent Texas at the National Beta Convention this summer in Nashville, Tennessee, after winning in two categories at the State Beta Convention held in San Antonio on January 9-10.  Singing their way to the State Championship and earning their way to...

01/16/2015 by eParisExtra
NLISD School Board Recognizes Marching Band

NLISD School Board Recognizes Marching Band

North Lamar ISD School Board recognized the High School Marching Band during the school board meeting on Monday, January 12, 2015.   Superintendent John McCullough and the Board of Trustees presented a banner to the band congratulating them for their second place finish at the State Marching...

01/15/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Makes Donation to St. Jude Hospital

North Lamar Makes Donation to St. Jude Hospital

Aaron Parker Elementary recently completed a Math-a-Thon in support of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital raising $1,233.25.  Over the past 20 years, students at Parker have raised over $20,677 by completing math workbooks and collecting donations.   Located in Memphis, Tennessee,...

01/15/2015 by eParisExtra
Science Winners Named at Stone Middle School

Science Winners Named at Stone Middle School

North Lamar students at Stone Middle School competed in the 2015 Stone Science Fair on Tuesday, January 13.  Four students in each grade were named winners and will go on to compete at the Region VIII Science Fair in Pittsburg, Texas, on February 10.  Winners are: 6th grade: (pictured...

01/15/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Superintendent Receives Raise

North Lamar Superintendent Receives Raise

During a Board meeting on Monday night, the North Lamar Trustees voted to add another year to Superintendent John McCullough’s contract and approved a pay increase of $5000 to his annual salary. McCullough was hired in July 2014. The North Lamar School Board also amended board policy...

01/14/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Pantherettes Basketball Results

North Lamar Pantherettes Basketball Results

The North Lamar High School girls varsity basketball team faced the visiting Liberty Eylau on Friday, January 9, 2015 and came away with another win. The final score was 50-36. Leading the Pantherettes Friday night was sophomore Madison Morrison with 19 points, five assists and five rebounds....

01/12/2015 by eParisExtra
NL Pantherettes Beat Clarksville

NL Pantherettes Beat Clarksville

The North Lamar girls varsity basketball team travelled to Clarksville on Tuesday, January 6th and came home with a win. The final score was 46-37. The leading scorer for the Pantherettes was Kylie Halstead with 16 points and 13 rebounds. Lexie Stephens has 5 rebounds, five steals and scored...

01/07/2015 by eParisExtra
NL Girls Basketball Suffers Loss at Leonard Tournament

NL Girls Basketball Suffers Loss at Leonard Tournament

The North Lamar Pantherettes were defeated by Whitewright on Monday at the Leonard Tournament. The final score was 53-42. Despite the loss, Kylie Halstead had a great game with seven rebounds, five assists and scored 14 points. Bailey Exum scored 12 points and Bailee Nickerson had eight...

12/30/2014 by eParisExtra
NL Pantherettes Beat Texoma Christian

NL Pantherettes Beat Texoma Christian

At the Leonard Tournament on Saturday, December 27th, the North Lamar Girls basketball team beat Texoma Christian 47-34. Bailey Exum was the high scorer with 12 points for the Pantherettes, followed by Kylie Halstead with 10 points.  Sydnee Prunty had five rebounds and scored 2 points. ...

12/29/2014 by eParisExtra
Everett Elementary Ends Semester with Christmas Program

Everett Elementary Ends Semester with Christmas Program

Everett Elementary 3rd graders presented a Christmas program, directed by music teacher Courtney Glover, to parents, grandparents and guests Friday morning before being dismissed at 1:30 p.m. for the holiday break.  Principal Carey Malone and students, Rhett Bestul and Lane Ausmus, read...

12/22/2014 by eParisExtra
NL National Honor Society Makes Donation to Food Pantry

NL National Honor Society Makes Donation to Food Pantry

The National Honor Society at North Lamar High School presented $600 they earned from the Miss Snowflake Pageant to Chuck Burton of the Downtown Food Pantry. The pageant, which takes place during school hours, is a humorous contest where high school guys enter to compete in both an evening gown...

12/21/2014 by eParisExtra