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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
Chisum and Paris school districts closed on Monday; two-hour delay at Prairiland

Chisum and Paris school districts closed on Monday; two-hour delay at Prairiland

Due to the winter storm over the weekend, hazardous road conditions and many still experiencing power outages, Chisum and Paris school districts have announced that all of their campuses will be closed on Monday, December 9. Paris ISD has also announced a two-hour delayed start on Tuesday,...

12/08/2013 by Josh Allen
Prairiland FFA is selling Poinsettias

Prairiland FFA is selling Poinsettias

Prairiland FFA is selling Poinsettias again this year.  They will deliver to schools, businesses, and residences around the Paris area. Poinsettias are all red, 6.5 in pot and are $10, with red or green pot covers. For more information contact Kelly Stapleton, Prairiland FFA Advisor at...

12/06/2013 by eParisExtra
Prairiland band makes school history at area marching contest

Prairiland band makes school history at area marching contest

The Prairiland band competed at the Area marching contest on Saturday at Stephen F. Austin State University. The band qualified in the preliminary competition to perform as an Area finalist later that evening. Only 10 of the 23 bands qualified as finalists. “This was a first time...

10/28/2013 by Josh Allen
Prairiland marching band earns Superior Ratings, advances to Area competition

Prairiland marching band earns Superior Ratings, advances to Area competition

The Prairiland Band competed at the UIL Region Marching Contest this past Wednesday earning unanimous Superior Ratings and are advancing to the Area Marching Contest on Saturday, Oct. 26. Drum Majors for the band are Kristen Patterson and Allie Reynolds. ...

10/24/2013 by Josh Allen
Prairiland linebacker Dakota Taylor shines as athlete of the week

Prairiland linebacker Dakota Taylor shines as athlete of the week

We are two weeks into the high school football season and the Prairiland Patriots are looking pretty good defensively. In the two games combined, the Pats have only give up a total of six points. One of the reasons for the defensive success is the play of Dakota Taylor. Taylor, a 5’10”...

09/14/2013 by eParisExtra
Prairiland Junior High wins first district match-up in volleyball

Prairiland Junior High wins first district match-up in volleyball

The Prairiland Junior High volleyball team traveled to Clarksville Monday night to play its first District game. The seventh grade team won its match in two games: 25-18; 25-17.  Kayla Spray played well offensively and defensively for the Lady Pats. Madison Story helped contribute points with...

09/12/2013 by Greg Higgins
Prairiland JV outlasts Whitewright

Prairiland JV outlasts Whitewright

The Prairiland Patriots Junior Varsity football team defeated the Whitewright Tigers Junior Varsity Football team by a score of 36-14 on Thursday night at Patriot Stadium. The Patriots started off slowly and trailed the tigers early on by a 6-0 score before rallying to tie the game after Jordan...

09/10/2013 by Greg Higgins
Lady Patriots easily handle Lone Oak volleyball

Lady Patriots easily handle Lone Oak volleyball

The Prairiland Lady Patriots defeated Lone Oak in three straight games on Tuesday night 25-16, 25-11 and 25-21. The Lady Pats were led by Katy Wilkins, who had 11 kills. Macy Madewell had 32 assists on the night for the Lady Pats. Next up for Prairiland will be Mt. Pleasant on the road Friday...

09/05/2013 by Greg Higgins
Prairiland easily handles Chisum in football opener

Prairiland easily handles Chisum in football opener

The Prairiland Patriots started the 2013 football campaign in dominating fashion as they defeated the Chisum Mustangs by a score of 41-7 at home. The Patriots won in every way possible, racking up 357 yards rushing on the night, led by Connor Skidmore‘s 194 yards. Prairiland also played...

09/02/2013 by Greg Higgins
Five Prairiland students receive prestigious Lone Star FFA Degree

Five Prairiland students receive prestigious Lone Star FFA Degree

Five students with the Prairiland FFA Chapter have been honored with the prestigious Lone Star FFA Degree at the Texas FFA state convention. This degree is the highest of awards bestowed by the Texas FFA. Pictured L to R: Chelsea Kimberling, Sierra Kruse, Bailey Woodard, and Colton Webb (Luke...

08/01/2013 by Josh Allen
FFA Clothing Drive to benefit the local community

FFA Clothing Drive to benefit the local community

Prairiland FFA wanted to give back to the community by doing a service project. The project they chose was to have a high school-wide clothing drive, to help the local community members in need. The FFA officers decided to make it a contest between each third period class. The classes had one...

01/20/2013 by Josh Allen
Prairiland students receive All Region & All Area Band honors

Prairiland students receive All Region & All Area Band honors

Prairiland had several students audition for and make the all region band a few weeks ago. They have to work up two really advanced pieces of music and compete individually against all the players in the region on their instrument. They were up against 25-70 students on each...

12/24/2012 by Josh Allen