Obituaries

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Betty Ann Parker Robertson, 88, of Tenaha, passed away Sunday

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Hicks Mortuary is announcing funeral service for Mrs.

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Maxine Moore Keiling, 92, of Center, passed away Saturday, January 23, 2021, in Center.

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Hurshel Armstreet, 91, of Gary, TX, born January 14, 1930 to Ira and Odell Armstreet passed away
January 22, 2021.

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Hicks Mortuary is announcing graveside service for Mr.

News

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CRNA WEEK HIGHLIGHTS IMPORTANCE OF CERTIFIED REGISTERED NURSE ANESTHETISTS IN TEXAS HEALTH CARE SYSTEM

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The number of active confirmed COVID-19 cases in Shelby County stood at 230 on Monday afternoon – an increase of 74 active c

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Shelby County's 50 Women Impact organization on Monday was presented a regional award from the 12-county economic development organization, the Texas Forest Country Partnership.

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Grace and peace from our brother Jesus, Amen.

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The Paris Peace Accord ending the Vietnam War was signed on January 27, 1973, and was followed by the withdrawal of the remaining American troops.

Sports

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It appears that Shelbyville ISD will be beginning their search for a new athletic director/head football coach.

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Center Recreation Department would like to announce Spring signup

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The 2020 Center High School Roughriders football team was well represented in the District 10-4A DII All-District team — including the Offensive MVP for the district and several unanimous selection

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CHS Basketball Changes

Photo Galleries

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The 2020 Center Alumni Association Homecoming Parade was held Saturday afternoon, Sept. 19, with a route starting at Center Elementary School and winding around the Center High School campus.

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At least part of the work going on Monday, April 27, for downtown Center's Streetscape revitalization project included installation of paver in one of the circle featu

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The historic 1885 Shelby County Courthouse and much of the rest of the county was shrouded in fog Friday morning.

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Center High School Fish Camp was held August 8 from 9:30 a.m - 2:30 p.m. 

Pictures by Celeste Gibson, Reporter/Intern. 

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Sideline scenes from last week's Roughriders vs. Tatum home football game with the CHS Chaparrals.

Light and Champion photos by Mike Elswick

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Sideline scenes from 2018 season opening game for the Center High School Roughriders against Tatum featuring the CHS Roughrider Cheerleaders. Check out cheerleader photo gallery....

 

 

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