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Four Students of the Prairiland FFA Chapter Receive Lone Star FFA Degree

Four Students of the Prairiland FFA Chapter Receive Lone Star FFA Degree

​From L to R: Savanaha Humphrey, John Henry Newman, Ashley Piper, and Haley Rosson Savanaha Humphrey, John Henry Newman, Ashley Piper, and Haley Rosson, all of the  Prairiland FFA Chapter, were awarded the Lone Star FFA Degree in at the 87th annual Texas FFA Convention in Corpus Christi,...

07/27/2015 by Josh Allen
Prairiland FFA Member Places 10th in Texas FFA Agriscience Fair

Prairiland FFA Member Places 10th in Texas FFA Agriscience Fair

Beth Ann Dougherty, of the Prairiland FFA Chapter, placed 10th in the Texas FFA Agriscience Fair at the 87th annual Texas FFA State Convention held July 13-17 in Corpus Christi. Dougherty participated in the Social Systems Category, Division II. Her project was a survey over “Opinions of...

07/27/2015 by Josh Allen
Katy Wilkins of Prairiland FFA Receives Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Scholarship

Katy Wilkins of Prairiland FFA Receives Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Scholarship

Corpus Christi, Texas – Katy Wilkins, of the Prairiland FFA Chapter, was awarded a $18,000 scholarship, sponsored by Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo at the 87th annual Texas FFA State Convention held July 13-17 in Corpus Christi. Wilkins was awarded for her qualifications in academic...

07/26/2015 by Josh Allen
$5000 National FFA Scholarship Awarded to Katy Wilkins

$5000 National FFA Scholarship Awarded to Katy Wilkins

The National FFA Organization awarded a $5000.00 BNSF Railway Foundation scholarship to Katy Wilkins of the Prairiland High School FFA. The scholarship is sponsored by BNSF Railway Foundation as a special project of the National FFA Foundation. Wilkins plans to use the funds to pursue...

06/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Lauren Miller's big day not enough, as Prairiland Lady Patriots loses 9-1 to Hughes Springs

Lauren Miller's big day not enough, as Prairiland Lady Patriots loses 9-1 to Hughes Springs

Despite four hits, Prairiland Lady Patriots lost 9-1 to Hughes Springs on Saturday at Lean park. Hughes Springs couldn’t get anything going as long as Bri Calabria was in the circle. Hughes Springs managed just three hits off of Calabria, who allowed three earned runs, walked none and...

05/04/2015 by eParisExtra
Prairiland Lady Patriots defeats Hughes Springs after late game triple, 6-5

Prairiland Lady Patriots defeats Hughes Springs after late game triple, 6-5

Prairiland Lady Patriots and Hughes Springs exchanged the lead six times on Thursday, but Prairiland Lady Patriots ended up on top with a 6-5 win in eight innings over Hughes Springs. Prairiland Lady Patriots pulled out the win thanks to a strong eighth inning. Prairiland Lady Patriots went...

05/01/2015 by eParisExtra
Prairiland Lady Patriots take out Chisum with help from Laney Raley, 4-0

Prairiland Lady Patriots take out Chisum with help from Laney Raley, 4-0

Laney Raley knocked in three runs as Prairiland Lady Patriots took home a 4-0 victory over Chisum in seven innings on Friday. She homered in the first inning and singled in the second inning.Prairiland Lady Patriots’ Bri Calabria kept Chisum off the scoreboard for all seven innings she...

04/13/2015 by eParisExtra
Prairiland Lady Patriots gets 11 strikeouts from Bri Calabria, win 3-0 over Red water

Prairiland Lady Patriots gets 11 strikeouts from Bri Calabria, win 3-0 over Red water

An ace performance by Bri Calabria hoisted Prairiland Lady Patriots to a 3-0 win in seven innings over Red water on Wednesday. Calabria struck out 11, paving the way for a Prairiland Lady Patriots win. Prairiland Lady Patriots’ pitcher tossed seven innings of shutout ball and allowed only...

03/13/2015 by eParisExtra
Prairiland Junior High Ends Season with Wins over Chisum

Prairiland Junior High Ends Season with Wins over Chisum

The Prairiland Junior High boys’ basketball teams ended their season with three wins over the Chisum Mustangs. The B team won 16-7. Nick Jones, Keldon May, and Pablo Peralta all had 4 points each. Colton Harp and Austin Kelly had 2 points each. The 7th grade A team had a convincing win over...

02/14/2015 by eParisExtra
Blossom Girls Softball Assoc. Late Registration & Volleyball Tournament

Blossom Girls Softball Assoc. Late Registration & Volleyball Tournament

Blossom Girls Softball Association will be holding late registration will be held on Tuesday February 17th from 5:30-8pm at Blossom Elementary Cafeteria. Ages: 4-18 Fee: $40/child. Cash and credit/debit cards accepted. NO CHECKS. All new players must bring a copy of their birth certificate....

02/11/2015 by eParisExtra
Prairiland 7th grade beats Chisum

Prairiland 7th grade beats Chisum

The Prairiland 7th grade B team beat Chisum in basketball 10-4  last Thursday night. Pablo Peralta had 8 of the 10 points while Austin Kelly and Connor Bridges had 1 point each. The 7th grade A team won 26-10. Connor Sessums led all scoring with 9 points followed by Jason Prazak with 6, Ryan...

01/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Prairiland junior high boys basketball

Prairiland junior high boys basketball

The Prairiland 7th grade A boys beat Red Lick Thursday 32-13. Connor Sessums led all scoring with 13. Jason Prazak played well and had 6 points. Gavin Watson scored 4. Christian Osborne, Corbin Strain, Ryan Dougherty, and Brayden Oats all had 2 points, while Cade Gordon had one. The A team...

01/09/2015 by eParisExtra
Prairiland 7th & 8th Grade Boys sweep Hooks

Prairiland 7th & 8th Grade Boys sweep Hooks

The Prairiland 7th grade boys move to 4-0 on the season with a 23-5 win over Hooks Monday night. Kedryn Browner led with 8 points, followed closely by Pablo Peralta with 7 points, Michael Sikes had 2, and Tiawa Kruse had 1 point. The 7th grade Patriots are 3-1 on the season. They beat Hooks...

12/16/2014 by eParisExtra
Patriots 7th and 8th Grade Boys Basketball Teams Face Redwater

Patriots 7th and 8th Grade Boys Basketball Teams Face Redwater

The 7th grade B team beat Redwater 20-6. Pablo Peralta led all scoring with 10 points. Kedryn Browner had 8 points and Tiawa Kruse had 2. The 7th grade A team won in the last seconds with a 18-17 score. Corbin Strain led the A team with 7 points followed by Connor Sessums and Ty Richters with...

12/10/2014 by eParisExtra
Prairiland High School Band student Clay Clemmer Wins Medals

Prairiland High School Band student Clay Clemmer Wins Medals

Prairiland High School Band student Clay Clemmer competed in the Texas State Solo and Ensemble contest this past weekend in Austin, TX. Clay qualified in February to perform a marimba solo and a piano solo.  Clay earned a 1st division medal on piano and a second division medal on marimba. ...

05/28/2014 by eParisExtra
Local business awards scholarships to six local graduates

Local business awards scholarships to six local graduates

Scholarships have been awarded to six Lamar County high school graduates by local company, LMS Restoration. Students were considered for the award based on extracurricular involvement, future plans and grade performance. Sara Mann, Madeleine Hatley, and Meghan Gillean from Paris ISD; Sierra...

05/24/2014 by Josh Allen
Prairiland FFA Talent Team

Prairiland FFA Talent Team

Prairiland FFA Talent Team competed at the Area VI FFA Convention Monday, February 24. They took the honor of receiving 1st Place advancing them to the State FFA Convention which will be held this summer in Ft Worth. Front row: Bryce May and Trey Anderson; Back row: Jonathan Ruckman, Lauren...

02/25/2014 by eParisExtra
Prairiland Students Qualify for the All Region Band Clinic and Concert

Prairiland Students Qualify for the All Region Band Clinic and Concert

Prairiland High School had 3 students qualify for the All Region Band Clinic and Concert in January.   They are from left to right: Kenzie Jackson, Josh Crawford and Lily Gibson.  Kenzie Jackson received first chair, first band on alto saxophone and qualified to compete at the Area...

12/17/2013 by eParisExtra
Prairiland Lady Patriots middle school basketball results

Prairiland Lady Patriots middle school basketball results

The Prairiland Lady Pats traveled to DeKalb to take on the Lady Cubs last week. The 7th grade B team squeaked out a win by a score of 8-7. Leading scorer for 7B was Kayleigh Potter with 4 points. Savanna Moore and Kameron Reeves chipped in with 2 points a piece. The 7th grade A team...

12/15/2013 by Josh Allen
Prairiland Lady Patriots 7th and 8th grade basketball results

Prairiland Lady Patriots 7th and 8th grade basketball results

The Prairiland Lady Patriots took on Rivercrest last week. The 7th grade B team won their game 19-2. Leading scorers for the 7B team were Savannah Moore, Morgan Harris, and Sierra Warner who had 5, 4 and 4 points respectively. Alyssia McCormick, Kayleigh Potter, and Chesney Baker each had 2...

12/08/2013 by Josh Allen