Obituaries

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Annis Stone, 87, of Center, Texas passed away on July 2, 2020 in Nacogoches, Texas.

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Eulah Merle Rhame Bates

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Jerry Wayne Strong, 69, of Tenaha, passed away Friday, June 26, 2020, in Nacogdoches.

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Winnie Myrle Moore Bridges

News

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Shelby County Outreach Ministries will be opening The Unique Bout

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From the National Weather Service in Shreveport, the forecast for Deep East Texas in and around the Nacogdoches area:

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Shelby County Judge Allison Harbison on Friday morning offered the following comments regarding Gov.

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The Roughrider Academy graduating class for the summer of 2020 was honored at commencement exercises held Thursday, July 2, at Center High School

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Governor Greg Abbott on Thursday announced that the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) will provide approximately $182 milli

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Governor Greg Abbott on Thursday, July 2, issued an Executive Order requiring all Texans to wear a face covering over the nose and mouth in public spaces in counties with

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Shelby County Outreach Ministries are still serving the community

Sports

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The CISD Athletic Department is ending all strength and conditioning activities until July 13th as a precautionary measure.

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The sign is up and ready to greet young soccer players and their fans at Center Soccer Park.

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The grass is always greener — especially when it is artificial turf.

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The Center ISD Athletic Department is teaming up with Txtreme to produce our 2020 Football Program.

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Taylor Mobbs says her reign as the 2019 Texas High School Rodeo Association Queen has provided her with unique memories, new friendships, loads of travel opportunities an

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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