Hicks Mortuary is announcing funeral service for Mrs.


Mrs. Rilda Evelyn Lamon died on February 8, 2019. She was 64. Born in 
Houston, TX, on March 10, 1954, she was the daughter of B. G. Smith and 
Jan Elaine Brooks Smith.

Hicks Mortuary is announcing funeral service for Mrs.



Please click here for photo gallery from Saturday, Feb. 23, Excelsior ISD Historical Marker Dedication and First Ever School Reunion

Smyrna Baptist Church in Huxley invites the public to a Women's Seminar on March 2, from 9 a.m. Until 4 p.m. With lunch provided.

If a person loves horses and visiting with friends then spending a week on the annual Old Spanish Trail Ride each year is a good place to be, according to Morris W.

Opening bids for fencing around Shelby County Sheriff's Office among items on Feb. 27 Shelby County Commissioners' Court



This week, I had the honor of welcoming a great delegation for Panola County Day at the Capitol.

Retha Swindell used a Black History Month program on Wednesday at Center Middle School to reinforce the importance of laying a solid groundwork in academics while develop


For the first Time in Timpson’s history the Lady Bears traveled to to the UIL State Girls Basketball Championship Regional Tournament.

Harkness Litter Service supports the Timpson Lady Bears as they advance in playoff action - GO LADY BEARS!

Area school officials announce the following cancellations:

The Shelbyville Dragons began their 2019 playoff run Tuesday night in Central Heights gymnasium as the visiting team ag

The Lady Bears made history by being the first Timpson team to advance to the Class 2A Region III semifinal ever.

The Shelbyville Lady Dragon Powerlifting team took second place at the Huntington Powerlifting Meet on Feb. 14.

Tonight Regional Girls Basketball Quarter-Final Game pits the Timpson Lady Bears against the Tenaha Lady TIgers at 6:30 p.m.


Photo Galleries

Sideline scenes from last week's Roughriders vs. Tatum home football game with the CHS Chaparrals.

Light and Champion photos by Mike Elswick

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....

Mark, Jill and Lindsey Carpenter

Mark Carpenter, his wife Jill, and daughter Lindsey, would like to thank everyone for coming out to The Lily Far

Here are some of the photos taken by Light and Champion photographer Alexis Fountain at the UIL 2A boys basketball semifnal game between Shelbyville and West TExas on Friday, March 9, 2018.