Obituaries

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Sue Ann Gunnels Noble, 69, of Shelbyville, passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2020, in Shelbyville.

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Gwen Roquet, 93, was b

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Carolyn Hooker Scull, 81, of Tenaha, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2020, in Center.

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John Dale Scull, 73, of Tenaha, TX, passed away on Wednesday, May 20

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Dr. Donald W. Alford, 81, of Marshall, Texas, passed away on May 17, 2020. Donald was born on March 26, 1939, in San Augustine, Texas.

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James Eugene Hicks passed away peacefully and unexpectedly at the age of 50 on Tuesday, May 12, 2020.

News

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The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) reopened some of its regional service centers on Tuesday, May 26, with new office health and safety procedures in place.

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On May 19, 2020, USDA released details of the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP). CFAP’s $19 billion package contains two primary components.

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Tenaha ISD has released their June 2020 Summer Feeding Program.

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Taylor Mobbs, the 2019 Miss Texas High School Rodeo Association Queen, will be relinquishing her title Saturday in Center when the THSRA 2020 Queen is crowned.

Sports

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The back-to-back Basketball State Champion Shelbyville Dragons will return to the court next year without Coach David Schmitt.

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EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is reprinted with permission from Nacogcohes' Daily Sentinel.

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Tyler Herndon from Center is seen with Dixie Youth National Director Jason Mitchell presenting him a plaque for earning a Dixie Youth National Scholarship.

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The Texas High School Rodeo Association's annual statewide THSRA queen competition is going to b

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The Roughrider Radio Team misses covering the games of the Roughriders this spring and are especially sad for the senior athletes who have missed their "final at-bat." 

 

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Alex Cloudy has accepted a coaching position with the Timpson Bears.

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Roughrider Radio Honors Senior Baseball on KQBB Friday

Photo Galleries

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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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