Santa Claus was on hand from about 3:30 p.m. until 5:45 p.m. Tuesday at Raymond Motor Company to meet with area youngsters and share a candy cane treat, milk and cookies.

On Friday and Saturday, Dec.7 and 8, members of the Timpson Band traveled to Carthage and Henderson and auditioned for the ATSSB (Association of Texas Small School Bands)

There will be a Shelbyville Band Booster Meeting this Thursday, December 20th, in the Band Hall at 6 p.m.  Everyone is invited to attend. 

The Joaquin Band Program and myself would like to invite the district and community to come out this Thursday, the 20th, 6:00 p.m.

The FBI is seeking the whereabouts of Andres Hernandez, who is believed to have been living in the Center and Shelby County

Dragon Senior Band members performed for Holiday Nursing home residents during their “Christmas on the Go” program.

Holiday happenings continue for several days around Center and Shelby County, includi


The Timpson Lady Bears went into last week with a winning record of 14-2.

Timpson Bear varsity basketball is underway with hopes for a great season.

Joaquin Rams announce 2019 baseball schedule

Check out our photo gallery from the Tenaha/Carlisle playoff football game! Click through the link below!

The Center Lady Riders basketball team won first place in the Pineywoods Community Academy Tourney in Lufkin on Saturday.

The Center High School Roughriders boys varsity basketball game scheduled against Tatum in Tatum has been canceled. There will be no game for the varsity boys on Friday, Nov.

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.