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'Raging Bull' inspiration LaMotta dies at 95

Jake LaMotta, an iron-fisted battler who brawled his way to a middleweight title and was later memorialized by Robert De Niro in Raging Bull, has died. He was 95. The former middleweight champion died Tuesday at a Miami-area hospital from complications of pneumonia, according to his longtime fiancee

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE - 2017-09-21 04:30:45

Greenville PD in search of missing girl

To report community news free of charge to our readers, making it accessible and useful to all, twenty-four hours a day.Core Values Faith, Integrity, Responsibility, Commitment, FreedomAudience Reach In 2016 eParisExtra.com had over 7 million page views. Today our unique visitors on average are 79,

EPARISEXTRA.COM - 2017-09-20 12:02:34

Paris Junior College gains national attention

The dramatically increased success rate of Paris Junior College students has drawn both state and national attention, including a nomination invitation for a prestigious national award, the PJC Board of Regents heard Monday evening. Received a report on the final year of the Quality Enhancement Plan

EPARISEXTRA.COM - 2017-09-20 07:23:30

Paris Metro celebrates first year of successful rides

THE ISSUE: Paris' public transportation system celebrated its first year of operations. The long-awaited Paris Metro transit system had its one-year anniversary party Tuesday. With everything from clowns to games, music and food, riders and the officials who worked tirelessly for nearly three years

PARIS NEWS - 2017-09-20 17:03:00

Helen Frances Mundinger of Paris

Helen Frances Mundinger, age 92 of Paris, Texas left this earth to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, September 20, 2017. She was born to the late Ottie Pearl Isenberg, Monroe and Charles Monroe, on July 31, 1925 in Cave City, Kentucky. After she graduated High School, she moved to Detroit,

EPARISEXTRA.COM - 2017-09-21 11:10:56

Florence June Braudaway of Paris

Florence June Braudaway, 75, of Paris, went to be with her Heavenly Father, Tuesday, September 19, 2017, in Paris, Texas. She was born December 16, 1941 in St. Louis, Missouri, a daughter of, Alex Kolpacoff and Dorothy McElvain Kolpacoff. Mrs. Braudaway was a Seventh Day Adventist. She married Jame

EPARISEXTRA.COM - 2017-09-21 11:04:00

Mildred E. Bray, 85, of Hugo

Mildred E. Bray, 85, of Hugo passed away September, 12 2017. The family will receive friends Friday, September 22nd from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Alberta Funeral Home. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m., Saturday, September 23, 2017, at New Olive Baptist Church. The Rev. George Fisher will ser

EPARISEXTRA.COM - 2017-09-21 12:38:51

Collagen and Gelatin: How to get more in your diet

If you follow me on social media, you most likely see me post every now and then about my favorite collagen and gelatin supplements sold by Vital Proteins. I get asked questions about these products quite frequently and social media just isn't the space to answer ALL the questions, so I finally am g

EPARISEXTRA.COM - 2017-09-21 07:46:35

Final Rural Tire Collection Event in Lamar County

Lamar County plans to host a final rural tire collection event on Saturday,September 30, 2017, from 8:00 a.m. thru noon at the Precinct Three County Barn in Sumner, Texas, which is located behind the Sumner Methodist Church off of Highway 79. "Everyone in Lamar County is invited to participate (comm

EPARISEXTRA.COM - 2017-09-21 07:20:17

Volunteers needed for Reading to the Future

The Lamar County Coalition of Education, Business and Industry is looking for volunteers to read to second-grade students. Beginning its ninth year, the Reading to the Future program will start in October. Individuals or groups of people can adopt a classroom and read aloud to them each week, which

EPARISEXTRA.COM - 2017-09-21 07:32:05

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Movie Review

The Cinemark Movies 8 in Paris periodically shows old classic movies on Wednesdays and Sundays. Presented by Turner Classic Movies, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial will be showing at the posted times of 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. this Wednesday, September 20th,. It's a great opportunity to see a great film

EPARISEXTRA.COM - 2017-09-20 12:05:30

Local organization launches campaign to save PEDC tax - We speak to both sides

To understand where the newly formed organization Keep Paris Working is coming from, readers may want to review how the Paris Economic Development Corp. got on the local elections ballot for November. The PEDC has been funded by a quarter cent sales tax since 1993 when voters at that time decided e

EPARISEXTRA.COM - 2017-09-20 10:00:33

Soldier killed in action 74 years ago to be laid to rest on Saturday

Lt. Fred Louis Evans, 23, a Parisian B-24 Pilot, died in the village of Sogeri, Papua New Guinea, on August 31, 1943, as the result of a plane crash, while on combat duty, during World War II. Lt. Evans remains have been identified 74 years later and are being returned home to Paris, for burial. Gr

EPARISEXTRA.COM - 2017-09-19 13:34:25

City approves budget, tax rate

Following weeks of workshops, discussions and deliberations, Paris City Council on Monday unanimously approved adopting the 2017-18 fiscal year tax rate and budget. The new tax rate will be $0.55195 per $100 valuation tax rate. Under the new rate, if a taxpayer's property has a valuation of $100,000

PARIS NEWS - 2017-09-19 17:57:00

See You at the Pole encourages students to come together

What started as a few friends praying around flagpoles in Burleson, Texas has now turned into a worldwide event of students across the globe coming together to pray around their school (and community) flagpoles. See You At the Pole has been going strong for 27 years now and September 27, 2017, will

EPARISEXTRA.COM - 2017-09-19 11:36:21

Danny Lynn Cornelison of Reno

Danny Lynn Cornelison 64, of Reno, died at 1:37 AM, Sunday, September 17, 2017 at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. A graveside service is set for 11:00 AM, Thursday, September 21, 2017 in the open air pavilion at Evergreen Cemetery with Rev. Tom Calk officiating. The family will receive fr

EPARISEXTRA.COM - 2017-09-20 09:45:47

Deputy Chief of Hamden Police placed on administrative leave

Hamden police cruisers (File). HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) - A police officer in Hamden is being investigated by his own department. According to officials, a deputy chief within the Hamden Police Department is on administrative leave. Hamden Mayor Curt Leng says Deputy Chief William Onofrio is on leave

WTNH.COM - 2017-09-21 22:01:57

St. Rita School in Hamden celebrates International Peace Day

HAMDEN - Students at Saint Rita School painted rocks all the colors of the rainbow and marked them with words representing peace to celebrate International Peace Day Thursday morning. The annual celebration recognized International Peace Day and included a prayer service for people who have suffered

NEW HAVEN REGISTER - 2017-09-21 15:43:26

Letter: Resident Excited About Fall Paving Program In Hamden

To the Editor: Let's be honest - nobody likes getting stuck in construction or roadwork when they are driving. When you're on your way home from work, bringing the kids to practice, or running errands - hardly anything inconveniences you quite like traffic delays due to construction. Often times whe

PATCH - 2017-09-21 13:00:00

Hamden Officers Climb Sleeping Giant To Rescue Woman

A lieutenant, a sergeant and two officers climbed a rocky face of a cliff at Sleeping Giant State Park Tuesday afternoon to rescue an apparently distraught woman who was sitting on the edge. The two officers sat and spoke with the woman for about 90 minutes, ultimately convincing her to move away fr

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-09-21 00:40:00