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Welcome Reception for NL Superintendent McCullough

Welcome Reception for NL Superintendent McCullough

A welcome reception for North Lamar Superintendent John McCullough will be held Thursday, October 2 from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. in the NL High School library.   “Mr. McCullough hit the floor running, so we thought our open week would be a great time to officially welcome him to North Lamar,”...

09/30/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Homecoming Float Winners

North Lamar Homecoming Float Winners

The float winners from last Friday’s North Lamar Homecoming Parade have been announced. First Place was Stone Middle School Girls Athletics “Land of Paws.” 2nd place went to the NLHS Peer Mentors & EDD. And 3rd place was awarded to NLHS FFA. Most Spirit was the NLHS girls...

09/23/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Homecoming Queen and King

North Lamar Homecoming Queen and King

Ashely White, daughter of Beverly and Wade White, was crowned North Lamar’s Homecoming Queen during the pre-game coronation Friday night at R. L. Maddox Stadium.  She was presented the crown, pageant sash and yellow roses by the 2013 Homecoming Queen, Jamie Hofer, and this year’s...

09/22/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Announces 2014 Homecoming Court

North Lamar Announces 2014 Homecoming Court

North Lamar will announce its Homecoming Queen at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 19 at R. L. Maddox Stadium.  Nominees pictured from front row left are Marin Ivers, Kimmy Cox and Hannah Sartor. In back are Ashley White and Leslee Elliott. Students across the district will celebrate the week...

09/18/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Beta Inducts New Members

North Lamar Beta Inducts New Members

Fifty new faces were welcomed into the North Lamar Beta Club on Sunday, September 14 at North Lamar High School.  The mission of the group is to promote the ideals of academic achievement, character, service and leadership among students. Those inducted were Natalie Allen, Sam Asay, Tyler...

09/17/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar ISD Prepares for Homecoming Festivities

North Lamar ISD Prepares for Homecoming Festivities

Next week, North Lamar ISD will be celebrating Homecoming Week with a Wizard of Oz theme. Spirit week will include wearing green on Monday, Twister Tuesday students are encouraged to wear clothes backwards and inside out; Wednesday is twin day; Thursday is dress like an animal; and  on Friday...

09/11/2014 by eParisExtra
NLEF to Host Scholarship Golf Tournament

NLEF to Host Scholarship Golf Tournament

Former North Lamar Superintendent James A. Dawson is continuing his service to education by teaming up with both avid and novice golfers for a good cause on October 4.  By lending his name to the First Annual James A. Dawson Golf Tournament, the North Lamar Education Foundation (NLEF) will...

09/11/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar’s Smallwood Region 8 Secondary Teacher of the Year

North Lamar’s Smallwood Region 8 Secondary Teacher of the Year

Stephen Smallwood, second from right, was recognized for being named Region 8 Secondary Teacher of the Year. Honoring him from left are North Lamar High School principal Clint Hildreth, Region 8 Executive Director Dr. David Fitts and North Lamar Superintendent John McCullough. “Hundred miles...

09/08/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar ISD September Dates & Events

North Lamar ISD September Dates & Events

Tue 2 9:30a NLHS Senior Class Group Picture - 6:00p – 9:30p NLHS Beauty and the Beast Auditions @ NLHS Auditorium - 6:30p NLHS Key Club Meeting in Room 109 -   Wed 3 8:00a Stone School ID & Yearbook Picture Day in B gym -   Thu 4 5:30p – 6:30p Parker 5th Grade...

09/02/2014 by eParisExtra
NLHS Principal Takes Ice Bucket Challenge

NLHS Principal Takes Ice Bucket Challenge

During the North Lamar pep rally, Principal Clint Hildreth took the ice bucket challenge in honor of former coach and teacher Lance Johnson. Pouring the cooler of ice water on his head are Saveuyon Brown, left, and Jake Wynn, right. The event is in conjunction with Hildreth’s challenge to...

09/01/2014 by eParisExtra
NL Project Graduation Tailgate Party Slated for September 5

NL Project Graduation Tailgate Party Slated for September 5

North Lamar Project Graduation will host a Tailgate Party on Friday, September 5, at R. L. Maddox Stadium beginning at 5:30 p.m. until Halftime.  Seniors and their parents will be grilling hamburgers to be served with chips, a drink and dessert for a $5.00 donation.  The North Lamar Panthers...

09/01/2014 by eParisExtra
 North Lamar Welcomes Students Back to School!

North Lamar Welcomes Students Back to School!

A North Lamar school bus makes a stop the first day of school at Bailey Intermediate School for students entering either the 4th or 5th grade. Still others were accompanied by their parents or guardians and greeted by a welcoming staff. Yellow buses and happy faces were the scene at North...

08/26/2014 by eParisExtra
Backpacks and Supplies Donated to Everett Elementary

Backpacks and Supplies Donated to Everett Elementary

Backpacks containing school supplies were donated by Heritage House of Paris to students in need at Everett Elementary in the North Lamar Independent School District.  Business Development Specialist Cary Scott, pictured left, brought the brightly colored backpacks to the campus so students...

08/26/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Welcomes New Teachers

North Lamar Welcomes New Teachers

New NLISDElementary Teachers North Lamar ISD welcomed new teachers to the staff for the 2014-15 school year. New Elementary school teachers include: (beginning front row left) are Marcy Tarrant – Bailey ECC, Heather Reaves – Bailey math and science, Dayna Butler – Bailey 4th grade, and...

08/25/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Outdoor Program Gives Away Trailer

North Lamar Outdoor Program Gives Away Trailer

Kevin Woods, center, won a trailer from Stone Middle School’s Outdoor Education program.  The trailer was donated to the school program by Maxey Trailer Manufacturing.  Pictured with Woods are Outdoor Education instructor, David Pasternak (left) and Charles Jones (right), Chief Sales and...

08/22/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Students Return with a BASH

North Lamar Students Return with a BASH

North Lamar Independent School District is holding a Meet the Teacher and Back to School Bash this week for elementary students. Bailey Intermediate, Everett Elementary and Higgins Elementary will hold their family events on Wednesday, August 20 from 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. at their campuses. Aaron...

08/13/2014 by eParisExtra
NLHS Holds Panthers FIRST Freshmen Camp

NLHS Holds Panthers FIRST Freshmen Camp

Panther FIRST (Freshmen Individually Responsible for their Success Today) participants will explore North Lamar High School with tours given by high school administrators and upperclassmen volunteers North Lamar High School’s Panthers F.I.R.S.T. (Freshman Individually Responsible for their...

08/09/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar ISD Calendar for August

North Lamar ISD Calendar for August

School starts August 25th, and back-to-school activities begin during the month of August at NL ISD. Mon 4 – 15 8:00a – 12:00p Panther Prep – School ready program for select incoming 1st – 5th graders. Mon 4 Stone Honor Band Rehearsals begin - 7:30a NLHS Cross Country...

07/31/2014 by eParisExtra
NL School Board Member Dave Osborne to Resign

NL School Board Member Dave Osborne to Resign

Dave Osborne, North Lamar ISD School Board Trustee for the past ten years, turned in his resignation letter on Monday morning, July 28th during a special session. The school board met in a special meeting on Monday morning and agreed to accept applications for the trustee position. The school...

07/30/2014 by eParisExtra
North Lamar ISD Hires New Superintendent

North Lamar ISD Hires New Superintendent

John McCullough During Monday night’s board meeting, the North Lamar ISD board of trustees voted unanimously to hire John McCullough as the new superintendent. John McCullough was the superintendent at Sulphur Bluff ISD for the past two years and will be replacing longtime NLISD...

07/29/2014 by eParisExtra