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North Lamar Texas Scholars among those Honored by Coalition

North Lamar Texas Scholars among those Honored by Coalition

Seventy-two North Lamar High School seniors were recognized by the Lamar County Coalition of Education, Business, and Industry during a luncheon on Wednesday, April 29 at the Love Civic Center.  Students from North Lamar ISD, Chisum ISD, Paris ISD, Prairiland ISD, and Roxton ISD were honored...

05/01/2015 by eParisExtra
Early Registration Continues for North Lamar’s Pre-K, K and 1st Grade

Early Registration Continues for North Lamar’s Pre-K, K and 1st Grade

Registration for students entering North Lamar ISD’s pre-kindergarten and kindergarten classes will continue through the month of May.  Parents with students in private kindergarten whose child will be entering first grade at North Lamar in August 2015 may pre-register their child as...

05/01/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar’s Chenevey Named Academic All-American

North Lamar’s Chenevey Named Academic All-American

North Lamar High School senior Jared Chenevey has been named an Academic All-American by the National Speech and Debate Association.  “Requirements for this award are strenuous,” said Speech and Debate Coach Kristi Hodgkiss.   Recipients of the award must have a 3.7 GPA (on a 4.0...

04/30/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar ISD Calendar

North Lamar ISD Calendar

May 2015 Fri 1 Higgins GT students go to the Balloon Release for Child Advocacy Center to donate Blanket Buddies collection -   9:00a 11:00a Everett Skip, Jump & Run Activity Day @ NL Baseball Park -   Sat 2 8:00p – 11:30p North Lamar Junior Senior Prom @ Love Civic...

04/29/2015 by eParisExtra
NLHS Speakers Persuade for Top Spots at Region

NLHS Speakers Persuade for Top Spots at Region

North Lamar High School seniors, Seth Gurley, left, and Jared Chenevey, right, took the top two spots in Persuasive Speaking at the Regional Speech and Debate Tournament held at Texas A&M Commerce on April 24 and 25. Chenevey earned first place while Gurley followed with second.  North...

04/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Wildcat-Panther Pair Hook Bass Title

Wildcat-Panther Pair Hook Bass Title

There is no Crosstown Showdown where the sport of bass fishing is concerned.  Call it a Crosstown Congruence, if you will, but a Wildcat and Panther have combined to make a big splash in the world of high school fishing. Paris High junior Mason Hamm (right) and North Lamar sophomore Ty...

04/27/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar FFA Stand Out in Agricultural Mechanics

North Lamar FFA Stand Out in Agricultural Mechanics

North Lamar FFA students competed in the Agricultural Mechanics division at the Lamar County Junior Livestock Show.  In the Class 4 Trailers category, the team of Josh Foster, Dakota Lester-Hembree, and Dillon Lee won a blue ribbon with their 20’ bumper pull trailer. Earning a red ribbon in...

04/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Register Now for North Lamar’s 5K Color Run!

Register Now for North Lamar’s 5K Color Run!

Register now for the 1st Annual North Lamar National Honor Society’s Scholarship 5K Color Run on Saturday, May 9 beginning at 9:00 a.m.  Preregistration by Saturday, April 25 is $25 for adults and $15 for kids and includes a T-shirt.  Race day registration is $30 for adults and $20 for...

04/24/2015 by eParisExtra
NL Band Earns UIL Sweepstakes

NL Band Earns UIL Sweepstakes

North Lamar High School bands have a long history of earning the UIL Sweepstakes award, and again this year the band earned a Double Sweepstakes.  This fall the NLHS Marching Band earned superior ratings for their halftime show “Art at the Speed of Life.” This spring the varsity and...

04/24/2015 by eParisExtra
Freshman Orientation Set at North Lamar High School

Freshman Orientation Set at North Lamar High School

Freshman Orientation for North Lamar High School is set for incoming 9th graders and their parents on Monday, April 27 from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. Displays and representatives from class departments, clubs, and organizations will be on hand with information and ready to answer...

04/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Stone Middle School Inducts Students into National Junior Honor Society

Stone Middle School Inducts Students into National Junior Honor Society

Stone Middle School held its 2015 National Junior High Society induction ceremony at Calvary Methodist Church on Sunday, April 19, 2015. The new inductees are Cody Anthony, Alec Asay, Sarah Austin, Kshitiz Basnet, Scott Bishop, Haleigh Blackshear, Allison Bright, Philicity Chennault, Madelyn...

04/22/2015 by eParisExtra
STAAR Pep Rally Pumps Students at Bailey Intermediate

STAAR Pep Rally Pumps Students at Bailey Intermediate

Students across the state of Texas in grades 3-8 will be taking a series of state-mandated standardized tests this week.  The State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) test will evaluate this year’s achievements and knowledge in math, social studies, reading, and science. ...

04/21/2015 by eParisExtra
Pantherettes Suffer First District Loss in Atlanta

Pantherettes Suffer First District Loss in Atlanta

Reagan Richardson struck out eight batters, but the North Lamar Pantheretts still fell to Atlanta 5-3 in seven innings on Friday. Atlanta stayed on top until the final out after taking the lead in the first, scoring three runs on an error and a couple sacrifice flies. (Pictured right:...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Ty Jones Pitches a No-Hitter as North Lamar Defeats Atlanta

Ty Jones Pitches a No-Hitter as North Lamar Defeats Atlanta

This may sounds like a broken record but it needs to be said once again. The North Lamar Panthers won another game because of the dominating pitching performance by Ty Jones (pictured right). Last week against Liberty-Eylau, Jones allowed only one hit in their 9-0 victory. This time, Jones...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
North Lamar Students Fair Well at Lamar County Junior Livestock Show

North Lamar Students Fair Well at Lamar County Junior Livestock Show

Students in North Lamar’s FFA and 4H programs represented the district well at the Lamar County Junior Livestock Show. ...

04/19/2015 by eParisExtra
NL Hosts Social Media Safety Program - Keeping Your Kids Safe Online

NL Hosts Social Media Safety Program - Keeping Your Kids Safe Online

Rebecca Peevy, Executive Director of The Children’s Advocacy Center, and Detective Chris Bean will present an internet safety program on Monday, April 20 at 5:30 p.m. in the North Lamar High School auditorium.  All community members are encouraged to attend to learn about today’s social...

04/17/2015 by eParisExtra
 North Lamar’s UIL Academic Team Wins District

North Lamar’s UIL Academic Team Wins District

The North Lamar Academic Team earned the District 15 AAAA Academic championship with 502 points after competing on April 9 and 10 at Northeast Texas Community College in Mt. Pleasant.  Students placing first, second, or third advance to the region competition April 23 – 25 at Texas...

04/13/2015 by eParisExtra
NLHS One Act Advances to Area

NLHS One Act Advances to Area

North Lamar High School’s One Act advanced to Area after receiving straight 1’s at the UIL One Act Play Bi-District Contest in Longview on April 8.  Cast members receiving recognition are Adrian Hobbs for Best Actor, Reily Preston for Best Actress, Brandon Michael and Cameron Beshirs were...

04/10/2015 by eParisExtra
NL’s Felts Wins State SkillsUSA Championship

NL’s Felts Wins State SkillsUSA Championship

Josh Felts, a junior at North Lamar High School, competed at the State SkillsUSA competition March 25-29 in Corpus Christi.  Felts took first place in Outdoor Power Technical Information. This particular competition does not compete on the national level.  The sponsor for this event is Mr....

04/08/2015 by eParisExtra
NL Students Present Findings on Graphs, Charts & Diagrams

NL Students Present Findings on Graphs, Charts & Diagrams

Each year students in Glynese McNabb’s Math Models class at North Lamar High School study graphs learning which diagram or chart best represents a certain set of data.  This year McNabb’s seventh period class came up with a set of survey questions that were then narrowed down to five. ...

04/07/2015 by eParisExtra