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PCT auditions for Addams Family: A New Musical Wednesday and Thursday

PCT auditions for Addams Family: A New Musical Wednesday and Thursday

Paris Community Theatre is proud to announce auditions for the musical comedy “The Addams Family” with music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa and book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice. “The Addams Family” is directed by Josef Ferguson. The production is being presented under the generous...

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Paris Texas Main Street to host third annual

Paris Texas Main Street to host third annual "Junk in the Trunk Sale"

Paris Texas Main Street is hosting a third “Junk in the Trunk Sale” in downtown Paris.   Parking spaces around the JJ Culbertson fountain in downtown Paris will be blocked off and leased to potential garage sale and other specialty item vendors. Vendors are encouraged to fill their cars...

05/21/2016 by eparisextra.com
Xtreme Fight Night Live at Choctaw Casino this Saturday

Xtreme Fight Night Live at Choctaw Casino this Saturday

Saturday, May 21 Grant Event Center Showtime: 07:00 PM Tickets starting at $25 | Tickets on sale NOW! Ticketmaster – 800.745.3000 #choctawcasino #extremefightnight #grantok ...

05/19/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris Pregnancy Center to host first Glow Run June 17

Paris Pregnancy Center to host first Glow Run June 17

The Paris Pregnancy Center is hosting their first Glow Run on June 17, 2016. Races will begin at North Lamar High School (approx. 8:30) and will end at the high school.  There will be a 5K, 3K, & 1 mile Run, Roll, or Stroll.  All ages and abilities welcome. Pre- registration has been...

05/18/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event May 31

Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event May 31

The Lamar County Humane Association will host a pet adoption on Saturday, May 31, 2016 at Petco from noon until 5 p.m. In the event of rain the event will move to the Paris Animal Shelter located at 310 Clement Road. #animaladoption #LCHA #Petco ...

05/18/2016 by eparisextra.com
Belk's Mammography Center to visit Paris store on May 27, 2016

Belk's Mammography Center to visit Paris store on May 27, 2016

Belk’s Mobile Mammography Center will be visiting Paris on Friday, May 27,  2016 from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. The BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography Center, a 39-foot-long, state-of-the-art screening center on wheels, will stop at the Belk stores in McKinney, Rockwall, Waxahachie, Sherman...

05/16/2016 by eparisextra.com
Mock Wreck scheduled at North Lamar High School

Mock Wreck scheduled at North Lamar High School

On Wednesday, May 18, North Lamar High School will have a MOCK WRECK.  This is an event designed to dramatically instill teenagers with the potentially dangerous consequences of drinking  while driving. It is the hope that this will challenge students to think about drinking, texting while...

05/16/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris Regional showcases North Lamar student's artwork

Paris Regional showcases North Lamar student's artwork

Paris Regional Medical Center is showcasing art work by local North Lamar students on Monday, May 16, 2016 from 5-7 p.m. in the hospital lobby. The public is invited to this free event. Refreshments will be served. #northlamar #artwalk ...

05/13/2016 by eparisextra.com

"Stamp Out Hunger" drive Saturday, May 14

On Saturday, May 14, 2016, postal carriers across the nation and our carriers in  Paris will participate in the 24th annual “Stamp Out Hunger” program. The program encourages participation at a simple level. Place non-perishable food items in a bag and put the bag at or on your mailbox,...

05/12/2016 by eparisextra.com
Crockett to celebrate Schools To Watch designation on May 18

Crockett to celebrate Schools To Watch designation on May 18

Crockett Intermediate School is one of seven newly designated schools in Texas to be designated as an exemplary middle school by the National Forum to Accelerate Middle-Grades Reform’s “Schools to Watch” (STW) Team. Parents and community members are invited to help celebrate this...

05/11/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event on Saturday

Lamar County Humane Association to host adoption event on Saturday

The Lamar  County Humane Association along with Paris Regional Medical Center will host an adoption event on Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. The event will take place on the front lawn of the North campus at the hospital in conjunction with their Employee Family...

05/10/2016 by eparisextra.com
Operation: Save Your Skin 5K color run/walk

Operation: Save Your Skin 5K color run/walk

Operation: Save Your Skin is a community project dedicated to increasing skin cancer awareness and is holding their third annual 5K color run in honor of Melanoma awareness. The run is on  May 28, 2016 beginning at  8:30 a.m. at the Trail de Paris.  All proceeds raised will go towards...

05/09/2016 by eparisextra.com
Wings Over Paris Airshow to take place on May 14, 2016

Wings Over Paris Airshow to take place on May 14, 2016

The Lamar County Chamber of Commerce, the City of Paris, David Schultz Airshows and the Lone Star Aerobatic Club will present the Wings Over Paris airshow on May 14, 2016 at Paris Cox Field. Hours for the event are 9 a.m.  – 4 p.m.  Parking is $5 per car.     ...

05/07/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris Regional Medical Center to host free seminar: Adolescent Body Image

Paris Regional Medical Center to host free seminar: Adolescent Body Image

Paris Regional Medical Center invites local families to learn more about healthy body image. The hospital will present a free and fun educational seminar titled Love Your Selfie on May 12, 2016 at The Vault in Downtown Paris, TX. “Research shows that body dissatisfaction is a major concern...

05/06/2016 by eparisextra.com
Evangelist Rick Gage to hold Red River Valley Go Tell Crusade

Evangelist Rick Gage to hold Red River Valley Go Tell Crusade

Evangelist Rick Gage, once called “the Small Town Billy Graham” by an Associated Press reporter because of his emphasis on outreaches in small communities, will hold an evangelistic crusade at Paris High School Stadium in Paris, Texas, May 15-18 beginning at 7 p.m. each night. For more...

05/06/2016 by eparisextra.com
Northeast Texas Bridal Magazine to host bridal garage sale

Northeast Texas Bridal Magazine to host bridal garage sale

Northeast Texas Bridal Magazine and Heritage Hall will be hosting a Bridal Garage Sale on Sunday, May 15th, from 2 – 5 p.m.  The sale will take place at Heritage Hall, located at 1009 Kaufman Street in Paris. What exactly is a Bridal Garage Sale?  It’s a one-of-a-kind event for recent...

05/05/2016 by eparisextra.com
Fire demonstration at Kids Safe Saturday

Fire demonstration at Kids Safe Saturday

During Kids Safe Saturday this Saturday, May 7 at noon at the Love Civic Center a demonstration will be conducted where a mock-up of a child’s bedroom will be set on fire. Two bedrooms will be ignited, one without a fire sprinkler system and one with a multi-purpose residential fire...

05/04/2016 by eparisextra.com
Lamar County Genealogical Society presents Dr. Phillip Rutherford

Lamar County Genealogical Society presents Dr. Phillip Rutherford

Dr. Phillip R. Rutherford will give a presentation on his latest book, Near Paradise: The History of Roxton, Texas, to the Lamar County Genealogical Society on Tuesday, May 10 at 7 p.m. Dr. Rutherford was born in Lamar County, the son of Dorine (White) and Phillip Z. Rutherford, both of...

05/03/2016 by eparisextra.com
PHS theater department presents Brothers Grimm Spectacular

PHS theater department presents Brothers Grimm Spectacular

Pictured:  Daniel Gamino playing a very confused dwarf who always wanted to be Snow White The Brothers Grimm Spectacular is directed by Senior Maggie Maxwell this short play attempts to recreate all 2019 of the fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm in a wild, fast paced extravaganza. To...

05/02/2016 by eparisextra.com
Paris Junior College, Lamar Avenue Church of Christ, Hometown Clinic to host blood drives

Paris Junior College, Lamar Avenue Church of Christ, Hometown Clinic to host blood drives

As the summer months approach, Carter BloodCare asks all of us to remember the “summer slump” is coming.  The months of June, July and August are right around the corner and they remain some of the most difficult months of the year to keep the right blood type on the shelves for the right...

04/30/2016 by eparisextra.com