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7th Annual Sporting Clays Team Shooting Event

7th Annual Sporting Clays Team Shooting Event

Area clay target shooting enthusiasts are in for a special treat at the 7th Annual Boy Scout Sporting Clays challenge to be held Saturday, May 9, 2015 at Rusty Lowe Ranch, Clarksville Texas. This unique venue has games and competitive events for every shooting skill level with a handsome...

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4th Annual Lamar County Special Olympics and Young Athlete Program

4th Annual Lamar County Special Olympics and Young Athlete Program

The 4th Annual Lamar County Special Olympics and Young Athlete Program has been scheduled for Tuesday, April 28th. Paris ISD will host approximately 110 special needs athletes from 8 different campuses within Paris ISD and North Lamar ISD at Wildcat Stadium. This will be a simplified track and...

04/27/2015 by eParisExtra
9th Annual Red, White and Blue Golf Tournament

9th Annual Red, White and Blue Golf Tournament

The 9th Annual Red, White and Blue Golf Tournament benefitting Maddies Gift is Saturday, May 9th. The golf tournament will begin at 7am at the Paris Golf & Country Club.   Tee times are at 8am and 2pm. For more details go to www.maddiesgift.com email maddiesgift@suddenlink.net or call 903...

04/26/2015 by eParisExtra
ORR Nissan Grand Opening

ORR Nissan Grand Opening

Join the Lamar County Chamber of Commerce to welcome ORR NISSAN to Paris  as a new Chamber member. The Grand Opening of ORR Nissan will be held on May 1st from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm with the  Chamber Ribbon Cutting for the business at 11:00 am. ORR Nissan is located at 3411 Loop 286 NE in...

04/25/2015 by eParisExtra
PHS Theatre Dept. Hosts

PHS Theatre Dept. Hosts "Young Performers Workshop"

The Paris High School Theatre Department will be hosting a “Young Performers Workshop” on Saturday, May 30th from 10am-2pm. Students will build confidence and foster creative expression while developing their acting, dancing, singing, and stage movement skills. Students will learn a...

04/25/2015 by eParisExtra
2015 Paris Art Fair and Kids Safe Saturday

2015 Paris Art Fair and Kids Safe Saturday

Artists and art vendors will gather in Paris, TX the weekend of Saturday, May 9th (9am to 4pm), at the Love Civic Center, 2025 South Collegiate, Paris, for the 2015 Paris Art Fair and Kids Safe Saturday. The event is sponsored by the Think Child Safety program. Admission is free; donations will...

04/25/2015 by eParisExtra

"Slow Roll" Bike Ride next Saturday

The first ever “Slow Roll” bike ride in Paris will happen next Saturday, May 2nd. Organized by Paris Jr. High student Sahil Prakash as part of his project “Pedal On” this slow easy bike ride is for the whole family and is designed to promote bicycle riding. Riders are...

04/24/2015 by eParisExtra
CAC

CAC "Hope Floats Balloon Release" Rescheduled for Next Friday

Due to the forecast of thunderstorms, the Children’s Advocacy Center of Paris will have its annual “Hope Floats Balloon Release” on Friday, May 1st at 10:30 am. The public is invited to attend. In honor of April Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month, the CAC will release...

04/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Leadership Lamar County Golf Tournament

Leadership Lamar County Golf Tournament

Leadership Lamar County will be holding its first annual “Swinging for Sponsors” Golf Tournament at the Paris Golf and Country Club on May 11, 2015. They are currently looking for both sponsors and teams. For more information contact Chadlee Johnston at 903-517-0691 or...

04/22/2015 by eParisExtra
The Archers are Coming!

The Archers are Coming!

The 8th annual Archery Shooters Association Southwest Shootout is this weeked at the Love Civic Center. The annual event brings in approximately $1.1 million with more than 1000 archers and their families coming to Paris for the shootout. The activities start on Thursday with the Scottie...

04/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Annual Spring Luncheon at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church

Annual Spring Luncheon at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church

The Annual Spring Salad Luncheon hosted by the Our Lady’s Guild of the Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church is this Saturday, April 25th from 11am to 1pm. Tickets are $8 and are available for advance purchase at the Parish Office or at the door. The luncheon will be held in the Activity...

04/22/2015 by eParisExtra
BelkGives Mobile comes to Paris to provide free mammograms

BelkGives Mobile comes to Paris to provide free mammograms

BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography Center will be in Paris on May 1st at the Paris Belk store located in the Mirabeau Square Shopping Center, 3580 Lamar Avenue Belk, the nation’s largest family owned and operated department store company, announced that its BelkGives on the Go Mobile...

04/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Ribbon Cutting for New Rheumatologist, Dr. Thiruvasahar, M.D.

Ribbon Cutting for New Rheumatologist, Dr. Thiruvasahar, M.D.

The Lamar County Chamber of Commerce and the Paris Regional Medical Center is inviting the public to come meet Dr. Thamilvani Thiruvasahar, M.D. who has joined the Paris Regional Medical Center staff.  Dr. Thiruvasahar is the first rheumatologist ever to be in Paris,Texas.  The Ribbon...

04/21/2015 by eParisExtra
2nd Annual Run for the Arts

2nd Annual Run for the Arts

The second annual Run for the Arts, benefitting the Paris Community Theatre, is Saturday, May 9, 2015. This year’s Run for the Arts includes a 5k “Color-splash Run” and 1 mile walk as well as a 10K Timed Run with Awards. The deadline for registering and being guaranteed a...

04/21/2015 by eParisExtra
Uncle Jesse's Big Bass Classic Fishing Tournament Saturday, May 2nd

Uncle Jesse's Big Bass Classic Fishing Tournament Saturday, May 2nd

The 28th Annual Uncle Jesse’s Big Bass Classic Fishing tournament will be held Saturday, May 2, 2015 at Pat Mayse Lake. Entry forms are available online at www.unclejessefishing.com and all mail-in entries must be post marked no later than April 26, 2015.  The regular entry fee is $50...

04/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Walk of Hope

Walk of Hope

There will be a “Walk of Hope” on Wednesday, April 22nd from noon-1pm in downtown Paris. Walk of Hope is to raise awareness for victims of crime. The walk will begin at the Culbertson Fountain.  A rain date is scheduled for April 29th. For more information call Jane Adams...

04/18/2015 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

"Chisum Days" Chuck Wagon Races & Cook Off

The 2nd Annual “Chisum Days” hosted by the VFW Post 3990 will be held at Lake Crook Park this weekend. There will be a Chuck wagon cook off as well as chuck wagon races on Saturday, April 18th. There will also be a dance on both Friday, April 17th, Saturday, April 18th.  Trail...

04/15/2015 by eParisExtra
Main Street Group Picture at Bywater’s Park this Saturday

Main Street Group Picture at Bywater’s Park this Saturday

The Main Street Volunteer photo shoot is scheduled to take place at Bywater’s Park, 400 S. Main on Saturday April 18 at 11:30 am. “We want anyone who has ever volunteered for any Main Street event to come and be a part of a huge group photo. We have a crane available to have someone...

04/15/2015 by eParisExtra
PCT Off Plaza Play

PCT Off Plaza Play "Waiting for the Parade" Moved to Plaza Theatre

This weekend the Paris Community Theatre’s Off Plaza production of Waiting for the Parade will be held at the Plaza Theatre and not at Drake’s Party Barn due to the weather forecast. The John Murrell play is set in Calgary during World War II, in which five women gather to work...

04/14/2015 by eParisExtra