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Community Grant Awarded to NLHS

Community Grant Awarded to NLHS

North Lamar High School principal Clint Hildreth (left) accepts a $500 check from Kwik Check Food Stores District Manager Nathan Graham (right). The grant, which was made possible through ExxonMobil Corporation, was awarded to the school on Wednesday, December 17 and will be used to help...

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North Lamar Freshmen Named to All-Region Band

North Lamar Freshmen Named to All-Region Band

On December 8, North Lamar 9th grade band students went to Texas High School to compete with other freshmen across the region for spots in the Region 4 9th grade honor band. “Out of 71 spots our students claimed 32 of them,” said assistant band director Jason R. Smith.  “Quite...

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Paris History Revealed to NL Students in Maxey House Tour

Paris History Revealed to NL Students in Maxey House Tour

Circling around the Maxey House dining room table on South Church Street in Paris, Everett Elementary third grade students in Lara Akard’s class learned what the family of Sam Bell Maxey most likely served for a traditional holiday meal.  While touring the grounds of the historical house,...

12/17/2014 by eParisExtra
Christmas Surprises Awaits North Lamar Angels

Christmas Surprises Awaits North Lamar Angels

Adopting angels from North Lamar’s Christmas tree is an event anticipated by the district each year.  Whether it’s choosing an angel off the tree or buying an extra turkey or canned food item, North Lamar looks forward to this annual event as a way of taking care of their own.   This...

12/16/2014 by eParisExtra
NL Students Collect Coats and Blankets for Spirit of Giving

NL Students Collect Coats and Blankets for Spirit of Giving

Geneva Bailey Intermediate School conducted a coat and blanket drive to support the Spirit of Giving that will be held on December 20th in the parking lot of First United Methodist Church.  The Bailey Intermediate Student Council collected 107 coats to give to the Spirit of Giving project. ...

12/15/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar's Stone Middle School Band Members Named to All-Region

North Lamar's Stone Middle School Band Members Named to All-Region

Stone Middle School band students recently participated in the Region IV All-Region band tryouts. Stone had 44 members who placed.  Those making first chair in Region are Cade Collard – percussion, Seth Jones – Tuba, Caedon Davis – Baritone, Jackson Abney – Bassoon, Layne Hill –...

12/15/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Pantherettes Continue Winning Streak

North Lamar Pantherettes Continue Winning Streak

The NL Pantherettes played in the Edgewood Tournament yesterday and beat Wills Point 55-21. The NL girls varsity basketball team is now 9-2. Kylie Halstead was to top scorer with 19 points. Bailey Jones had 8 rebounds and scored one and Lexie Stephens had seven steals and 2 pts. Madison...

12/12/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Pantherettes Beat Visiting Whitesboro

North Lamar Pantherettes Beat Visiting Whitesboro

The North Lamar Girls Varsity Basketball Team beat the visiting Whitesboro team last night 57-52. Kylie Halstead led the team with a spectacular 23 points and 8 rebounds.  Aaryn Honeywood also had a good night offensively with 11 points. Lexie Stephens had five assists and scored 2 points. ...

12/10/2014 by eParisExtra
Stone Middle School Girls Basketball Results Against Atlanta

Stone Middle School Girls Basketball Results Against Atlanta

The North Lamar 7th and 8th grade girls basketball teams all won against the visiting Atlanta teams. The 7th Gold team won 14 to 2.  Scorers for NL were: Savannah Drennen – 2;  Allie Blount – 2; Ali Whitley – 2; Avery Gurley – 2; Kaylynn McKitrick – 2; Alexis...

12/09/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris and North Lamar swimmers Participate in Keller Swim Meet

Paris and North Lamar swimmers Participate in Keller Swim Meet

Swimmers from Paris High School and North Lamar High School participated in the Texas 4A and Under Swim Meet held in Keller this past weekend. The Paris High girls team finished 4th and the boys team finished 7th.  The girls relay team of Shelby Wilson, Reagan Stone, Cheyenne Plummer and Zoie...

12/09/2014 by eParisExtra
NLHS AP Chemistry Students Judge Science Fair

NLHS AP Chemistry Students Judge Science Fair

Bailey Intermediate 5th grader Lexi Smith answers questions about her science fair project entitled ‘Which Coke Will Produce the Most Helium Using Pop Rocks?’  Judges for the optional science fair of approximately thirty entries were North Lamar High School AP Chemistry students Savannah...

12/09/2014 by eParisExtra
NL Girls Lose Two, Win One at Winnsboro Tournament

NL Girls Lose Two, Win One at Winnsboro Tournament

The North Lamar Girls Basketball Team participated in the Winnsboro Tournament on Friday and Saturday. On Friday, December 5th the Pantherettes lost to Martins Mills 61-31.  Madison Morrison was the high scorer of that game for North Lamar with ten points. The Pantherettes also lost to the...

12/08/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Qualifies for State TAFE Conference

North Lamar Qualifies for State TAFE Conference

Four North Lamar High School students recently qualified for the State Texas Association of Future Educators (TAFE) after competing in the Region 8 Conference recently held at North Lamar. Andrea Minerd and Whitney Loftin (pictured right) will compete in Lubbock, Texas, in February after...

12/08/2014 by eParisExtra
NL Pantherettes Beat Mt. Pleasant

NL Pantherettes Beat Mt. Pleasant

On their home court, the NL Pantherettes Basketball team beat the visiting Mt. Pleasant team 52-44. Kylie Halstead had a great game with 20 points and eight rebounds. Bailey Exum scored fourteen points and sophomore Madison Morrison scored 11 points. Lexie Stephens had five assists and Bailey...

12/05/2014 by eParisExtra
NL Honors Students Debate Socrates’ Trial

NL Honors Students Debate Socrates’ Trial

Socrates (left), played by North Lamar sophomore Korbin Peralta, argues his case before the judges of Athens (left to right) sophomores Korbin Hines, Doran Hutchison, and Steven Wisham-Peregrina.  Honors students in Dennis Hodgkiss’s Pre AP World History class presented the play ‘The...

12/04/2014 by eParisExtra
NL Panthererettes Beat Denison

NL Panthererettes Beat Denison

Tuesday evening the North Lamar Pantherettes Varsity Basketball team beat the visiting  Denison team 57-28. Leading the Pantherettes was Kylie Halstead with 13 points and four assists. Aaryn Honeywood also had a good game with seven points and five assists. Madison Morrison and Bailey Exum...

12/03/2014 by eParisExtra
NL Stone Middle School Girls Basketball

NL Stone Middle School Girls Basketball

Monday night the girls 7th and 8th grade basketball  teams from Stone Middle School faced Liberty Eylau. The 7th Grade Blue team won  39 – 16.  The scorers for NL were: Haley Arledge – 6; Kenley Coston – 6; Chetori Jones – 6; Tatum Rekieta – 6; Jaycie...

12/03/2014 by eParisExtra
NL Parents Interact Using GT Skills

NL Parents Interact Using GT Skills

Parents of students in the elementary Gifted Talented Program at North Lamar ISD participated in a “Brain Stations” night. Students shared with their parents the educational games used in the GT classrooms which help to teach logic, problem solving, strategy development and critical...

12/01/2014 by eParisExtra
Stone Middle School Competes in UIL Event

Stone Middle School Competes in UIL Event

Stone Middle School recently participated in the Fall Academic UIL competition held in Atlanta on November 12, 2014, and in Texarkana on November 14, 2014.  Stone Middle School earned 3rd place overall.  The following students received the honors in: Dictionary Skills 6th grade- Abigail...

12/01/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Pantherettes Win in Gunter

North Lamar Pantherettes Win in Gunter

The North Lamar girls varsity basketball team went to Gunter on Tuesday night, November 25th, and came away with a 49-14 victory. Kylie Halstead was high scorer of the game with 13 points and nine rebounds. Sophomore Madison Morrison scored nine points and had four steals.  Bailey Jones led...

11/26/2014 by eParisExtra