Obituaries

John William Ya

Shelly Kaye Agn

Antonio Jaso Aguilar, 28, of Center, Texas, passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2018 in Center.

Virgil Beckham

Virgil Beckham, 80, of Joaquin, passed away Tuesday, November 20, 2018, in Center.

Vickie Patricia Orsak, 61, of Center, Texas, passed away on November 20, 2018 in Center, Texas.

News

Yes, Christmas is fast approaching but there are still loads of opportunit

"This past Friday, Tenaha took 30 kids to audition for the Region

The Association of Texas Small School Bands Middle School and High School All-Region band auditions were held on December 7

As part of the Blue Santa toy drive for needy Shelby County area youngsters the Center Police Department hosted Cookies and Cocoa with Santa from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9.

Pictures and Baking with Santa 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 8, at Sassy Red's, 1000 Tenaha St., 598-2447.

Sports

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.

Students at Self Defense America tested for their new ranks on November 17. Students have to perform and show their knowledge of required Strikes, Blocks, Kicks, Self-Defense and Escrima.

Last week's playoff results

Garrison 43 – Alto 13

NACOGDOCHES — Maybe it was frustration.

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.