Obituaries

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Murlene K.

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Michael Duane “Mike” Permenter, 69, of Center, passed away We

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Kathy Eva Metcalf Krog, 52, of Temple, Texas, passed away Sun

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Hicks Mortuary is announcing graveside service for Mrs.

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James E.

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Gene Walker passed away November 11, 2021, at the age of 87.

News

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Nov. 26, 2021 - The No.

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Submitted by Lindsay Montario, RN

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By Leon Aldridge, Editor and Publisher
 

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Nov. 11, 2021 - Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting ceremonies were conducted at Indulge Beauty Bar Tuesday, Nov. 9.

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The  Roughrider Broadcast Team is proud to present a live stream tonight of the Center Roughriders versus the Rusk Eagles.

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The Light and Champion's "Veterans Day Salute" will pay tribute to our local veterans in print and on our website on Thursday, November 11, 2021.

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The Roughrider Broadcast Team is excited to bring you live video coverage of the Center Roughriders v The Jasper Bulldogs tonight on the streaming service

Sports

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Nov. 26, 2021 - The No.

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The  Roughrider Broadcast Team is proud to present a live stream tonight of the Center Roughriders versus the Rusk Eagles.

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The Roughrider Broadcast Team is excited to bring you live video coverage of the Center Roughriders v The Jasper Bulldogs tonight on the streaming service

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The Roughrider Broadcast Team is excited to bring you live video coverage of the Center Roughriders v The Madisonville Mustangs tonight on the streaming service

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Center Team Tennis Wins First Two Rounds,
Earns Rematch with China Spring in Round 3

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The Center Roughriders are District Champions in Team Tennis, and since the incepti

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Shelbyville vs Detroit at Marshall High School,  September 30, 2021 @ 7:00 pm

 

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Shelbyville Homecoming activities will be at halftime of the football game, it will not be during pregame, due to a conflict with volleyball.

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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