Obituaries

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Anita Lovett Alford, 52, of Center, passed away Sunday, April

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Nevis (Nik) Ezelle Hagler, 77, of Pearland, Texas, passed away on

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Jake Hutto

News

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Jackson Cemetery Homecoming will be Saturday May 15, 2021, beginning at 11:00 a.m.

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From Joaquin ISD -

The start time for the Joaquin softball game at Garrison today (04/09) has been changed to 4:00 p.m. 

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CITY OF CENTER TO HOST RIBBON CUTTING ON MULTIMILLION DOLLAR DOWNTOWN STREETSCAPE IMPROVEMENTS

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SHERIFF’S ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIPS BEING ACCEPTED

Apr 8, 2021

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The Shelby County Appraisal District’s phones and computers are down at this time.  We will advise when we are up and running.
Thank you.

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The Shelby County Appraisal District’s phones and computers are down at this time.  We will advise when we are up and running.
Thank you.

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On Monday, April 5, 2021 Shelby County 4-H and Shelby County Farm Bureau teamed up to say thank you to our first responders fo

Sports

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From Joaquin ISD -

The start time for the Joaquin softball game at Garrison today (04/09) has been changed to 4:00 p.m. 

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Congratulations to the Shelbyville Strutters Drill Team members for 2021-2022.

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The home JHS softball game vs Martinsville originally scheduled for Friday, April 2nd has been changed to Thursday April 1st at 5:30 p.m.

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SHELBYVILLE HIGH SCHOOL 

ACADEMIC UIL DISTRICT 23AA CHAMPION

 

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SHELBYVILLE HIGH SCHOOL 

ACADEMIC UIL DISTRICT 23AA CHAMPION

 

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From Center ISD -

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All-around Center High School standout student athlete Ja'Kayla Parks on Friday afternoon inked a contract to take her passion for basketball to the collegiate level.

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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