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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
North Lamar Pantherettes Basketball Results Against Greenville

North Lamar Pantherettes Basketball Results Against Greenville

The North Lamar Pantherettes defeated visiting Greenville 65 to 41 on Friday night. Sophomore Madison Morrison led the team with 19 points and four assists. Sydnee Prunty had 6 points and 10 rebounds. Aaryn Honeywood and Kylie Halstead also put 6 points on the scoreboard. ...

11/25/2014 by eParisExtra
Local Garden Club Meets on North Lamar Campus

Local Garden Club Meets on North Lamar Campus

North Lamar High School Floral Design and Horticulture instructor, Jennifer Clark, had members of the Green Thumb Garden Club meet in her classroom for their November meeting.  Clark showed the garden club members what her students use to make wreaths, corsages and arrangements.  The club,...

11/22/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Makes Donation to UNICEF

North Lamar Makes Donation to UNICEF

Members of the National Elementary Honor Society (NEHS) at Bailey Intermediate School raised $1,000 by Trick-or-Treating for UNICEF. Officers showing their contribution are Jillian Jones (secretary), Landry Fleming (treasurer) and Brooke Sloan (vice president).  Not pictured is Bailey Scott...

11/21/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Pantherettes Win over Bonham

North Lamar Pantherettes Win over Bonham

Tuesday night, November 18th, the North Lamar Pantherettes Basketball Team beat the visiting Bonham team 68-38 at the NLHS gym. Kylie Halstead led the team with 18 points, five assists, and five rebounds. Madison Morrison had 14 points and five steals. Bailey Nickerson scored 10 points, Lexie...

11/20/2014 by eParisExtra
‘A Million Thanks’ Project by NLHS Key Club Supports Military

‘A Million Thanks’ Project by NLHS Key Club Supports Military

North Lamar High School Key Club jumped in to help a neighboring Key Club collect letters for their ‘A Million Thanks’ project.  Sulphur Spring Key Club in an effort of sending 10,000 letters of appreciation to our military contacted area districts to help with their project.   Using...

11/20/2014 by eParisExtra
Stone Middle School Girls Basketball Results

Stone Middle School Girls Basketball Results

The 7th grade Girls Basketball Gold team defeated Pleasant Grove 10 – 4.  Scorers for NL were: Chetori Jones – 6; Reyna Hildreth – 2; Ali Whitley – 2Defensive Effort: Reyna Hildreth.  The 8th Grade Gold team lost to  6-14. Scorers for NL were: Allison Bright...

11/19/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar ISD's Book Fairs Foster a Love for Reading

North Lamar ISD's Book Fairs Foster a Love for Reading

Each year North Lamar campuses partner with Scholastic Book Fairs® to help foster a lifelong love of reading.  Students from pre-kindergarten through high school and their families are given the opportunity to shop for books and educational products at an affordable price, helping to bridge...

11/19/2014 by eParisExtra
NLHS Students Sing Their Way to State

NLHS Students Sing Their Way to State

Two students from North Lamar High School have earned an audition spot at the TMEA All State Choir after a recent choir contest held at East Texas Baptist University.  Senior Cierra Williams and sophomore Brock Garrison will compete on January 10, 2015 at Texas A&M University Commerce for...

11/18/2014 by eParisExtra
Beauty and the Beast at NLHS

Beauty and the Beast at NLHS

Beauty and the Beast presented by the NLHS Theatre Department and Uptown Properties opens Thursday night, November 20th and runs through Sunday, November 23rd. Tickets are $10 and are available at North Lamar High School. The musical is directed by Cody Head and Laura Hutchings  and includes...

11/18/2014 by eParisExtra
Country Songwriter Educates Through Song

Country Songwriter Educates Through Song

Brian Burns, stellar singer, songwriter, guitarist and storyteller, focuses on Texas music, history and culture.  This week Paris Area Arts Alliance brought the singer into area schools to hear about the history of Texas through music.  The program coincides with the 4th and 7th grade Texas...

11/17/2014 by eParisExtra
NLISD's Adrienne Andrews Qualifies for Region 4, Region 21 Orchestra

NLISD's Adrienne Andrews Qualifies for Region 4, Region 21 Orchestra

On Wednesday November 12, North Lamar High School Band students participated in the Region 4, Region21 Orchestra tryouts.  Adrienne Andrews earned 1st chair on flute and will participate in the All Region Orchestra Clinic and Concert on December 6th at Longview High School.   ...

11/17/2014 by eParisExtra
NL Marching Band Wraps up Successful Season

NL Marching Band Wraps up Successful Season

The North Lamar High School Marching Band had another tremendous season.   With practices beginning in the heat of August, students committed themselves to countless hours and preparation for a chance to perform among the best across the state of Texas.  “We are blessed to have some great...

11/17/2014 by eParisExtra
Gratitude Carries on after Veterans Day at Aaron Parker Elementary

Gratitude Carries on after Veterans Day at Aaron Parker Elementary

Aaron Parker 4th grader Stevy Hoskins places a pin on her grandfather’s jacket lapel.  Jack Hoskins was one of many who were pinned by the student council members during Parker’s pinning ceremony on Thursday to honor veterans and active duty personnel.    ...

11/16/2014 by eParisExtra
NL Student Congress Team Off to State Competition!

NL Student Congress Team Off to State Competition!

North Lamar High School hosted the Region 8 UIL Student Congress competition from 3A, 4A and 5A classifications on November 12.  Advancing to the state competition in January from North Lamar are Jared Chenevey (1st place), Kay Edwards (2nd place) and Seth Gurley (3rd place and top Presiding...

11/16/2014 by eParisExtra
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
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
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
North Lamar High School Participating in Dallas Summer Musicals High School Musical Theatre Awards

North Lamar High School Participating in Dallas Summer Musicals High School Musical Theatre Awards

North Lamar High School is among 66 schools representing 33 school districts in North Texas participating in DSM’s High School Musical Theatre Awards (HSMTA) program this spring. The  DSM HSMTA remains the largest program of its kind in the state and one of the largest programs in the...

11/13/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar’s Carter Recognized as Academic Standout

North Lamar’s Carter Recognized as Academic Standout

Ethan Carter, a senior at North Lamar High School, has been selected as a 2014-15 National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) Scholar. Each year, the NHRP honors more than 5,000 academically outstanding students from the more than 250,000 Hispanic/Latino juniors who take the PSAT/NMSQT®. ...

11/13/2014 by eParisExtra