Obituaries

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Helen Faye Little Yeager

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Charles “Randy” Chandler, 60, of Center, passed away Saturday

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Hicks Mortuary is announcing funeral services Mr.

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Sparrow Funeral Home of Orange, Tex

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William Gayland “Bo” Morris, 81, of Gary, passed away Wednesd

News

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In honor of Loyalty Day, VFW 8904 and Auxiliary members changed out the US Flag at the Senior Nutrition Center, Loop 500, Center.  The post donated and  installed the flagpole in 2015 and have prov

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National Day of Prayer Event, Thursday, May 13, Noon-12:30 in front of the
Historic Courthouse.
Join the leaders and pastors of our community as we pray for America, for our

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Sports

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On Thursday, April 22, 2021, the Shelbyville High School Dragon Band Competed in the UIL Concert and Sight Reading Contest in Bullard.

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The Joaquin Lady Ram softball game vs. Beckville originally scheduled for Friday, April 23rd has been moved to Monday, April 26th at 5:30 p.m.

FROM TENAHA ISD -

Tenaha 's Friday's Baseball Game has been relocated to Woden at 3:30 pm due to weather conditions.

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April 12, 2021 - Center of the Universe Raceway Festival is Saturday, April 17, 2021 on the inside of the downtown Center Square.

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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