Paris ISD trustees on Monday are set to consider an agreement with Chisum and Prairiland ISDs for the operation of the seamless summer option of the 2020 summer feeding program.

The Paris Kiwanis Club recognized the North Lamar High School Key Club for their 50th anniversary during Tuesday’s noon meeting. Congratulating the Key Club officers are Kiwanis member Stephen ‘Red’ Holmes, sergeant at arms Wesley Crites, secretary Joseph Franklin, NLHS Assistant Principal P…

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Prairiland FFA students took top awards this week in welding and floral design competition in Como Pickton. Senior Cade Gordon took Grand Champion Overall Welder honors at the Como Pickton welding and floral design competition while he and his team partners, Christian Osborne and Corbin Stra…

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North Lamar High School Key Club members, Harrison Perry and Jacey McGill, rang bells at Walmart with North Lamar ISD trustee Stephen “Red” Holmes. Ringing bells for The Salvation Army is one of the community service projects the Key Club takes part in each year.

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Junior and senior North Lamar High School band members were selected to participate in the Texas A&M Commerce Junior Senior Honor Band. The students auditioned for placement in one of three honor bands, rehearsed and performed a concert in two short days. Additionally, TAMU’s Music Depar…

Paris Junior College on Wednesday hosted an inaugural job fair for students and regional businesses. The goal chiefly was to help Paris Junior College graduates obtain employment, although anyone in the community was welcome to attend.

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Eleven students from the North Lamar High School choir qualified to audition for the Texas Music Educators Association All State Choir. Qualifiers beginning, front row from left, are Amanda Dean, Bonnie Dong, Jillian Jones and Mackenna Miller; middle row, Reyna Hildreth, Sarah Carl, Gibson D…

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The Paris Kiwanis Club recognized the North Lamar High School Key Club for their 50th anniversary during Tuesday’s noon meeting. Congratulating the Key Club officers are Kiwanis member Stephen ‘Red’ Holmes, sergeant at arms Wesley Crites, secretary Joseph Franklin, NLHS Assistant Principal P…

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Paris High School choir members sang Tuesday during the Kiwanis Club of Paris’ Tuesday meeting. The performance was a preview of that night’s concert that celebrated the Christmas season.

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Improper posts on North Lamar ISD social media sites — Facebook, Twitter and Instagram — will be removed immediately as a result of action district trustees took at Monday’s meeting.

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Students and employees at North Lamar ISD adopted over 40 Salvation Army angels this year. School nurses Jennifer Elrod, left, and Shanon Erickson, right, delivered some of the items Thursday to Capt. Martha Higdon, center, at The Salvation Army.. Higdon mentioned any families who did not re…

Emily Futral, left, a Paris Junior College student working in the Admissions and Records Office, hands a cap and gown to Christal Pilip of Pattonville. Pilip was picking them up for her daughter Jaycie, who will participate in Paris Junior College’s fall graduation ceremony Dec. 13 at 7 p.m.…

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Two student groups, the Gifted and Talented at Aaron Parker Elementary, Everett Elementary and Bailey Intermediate and third graders in Melissa Gibson’s class at Everett have been packing shoeboxes for children around the world.

Recently students at Prairiland Junior High participated in helping a local non profit organization. The students adopted Texas Dream Center to shower with donations of numerous items to assist the daily needs of members in the rehabilitation center. Deana Blevins Character Education student…

Inspired by the city’s past, present and future, the mural will feature distinctive Paris elements such as the Eiffel Tower and “Raise a smile,” a nod to the city’s history after the fire of 1916.

During the recent Paris Junior College production of “Gilligan’s Island: The Musical,” donations for the Lamar County Humane Association were accepted from attendees. Students and instructors from the PJC Drama Department presented them to association representatives.  “Thanks to everyone wh…

North Lamar High School floral design students decorated the Christmas tree at Liberty National Bank this week.  For their service, the bank made a $500 donation to the North Lamar FFA. Students accepting the check are, from left,  Jayda Ayers, Biance Packard, Radley Crutchfield, Karlie Dawe…

Representatives from the Rotary Club of Paris United visited Justiss Elementary to hand out new dictionaries to every third-grade student. Dr. David Salas, Janna Davis, David Cook, and Joyce Schaeffer, Rotarians, presented the dictionaries to the students.