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Shooting on Hwy 96

According to Sheriff Willis Blackwell, at approximately 11:38 a.m. the Sheriff's Office received a call of a shooting on highway 96 two miles north of Center.  According to the victim, a white 4-door sedan (make unknown) was driving north out of Center ahead of the victim when they came alongside and the black male in the white sedan shot a shotgun in the driver's window hitting the driver and a juvenile male (17) in the passenger seat.  

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Applications available for flood damage assistance in Shelby County

If you have been impacted by flooding, downed trees, or any other property damage between the dates of May 4, 2015 and June 3, 2015 you may be eligible for assistance in repairing and/or replacing your property.  You can pick up an application at the County Judge’s office on the 2nd floor of the Courthouse located at 200 San Augustine Street i

All-District honors for District 23 2A baseball

All-District honors for District 23 2A baseball came out this week with the top honor for our area going to Freshman Landon Odom from Gary who received the Pitcher of the Year award.

Receiving First Team awards were: Pitcher— Brock Lawson, Joaquin; Tyler Davidson, Tenaha, Catcher—Kase Yates, Joaquin, Infielders— Badie Harvey, Gary; Adam Mason, Joaquin; Hunter Smith, Timpson. Outfield—Nate Belrose, Joaquin; Cody Lake, Gary.

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Shelby Savings Bank presents plaque

Shelby Savings Bank was presented a plaque from the T-Ball team which they sponsored this season. Receiving the award were: back row left, bank president Will Lucas and back row right, vice chairman John Snider. Presenting were: back row center, coach Chris Link, front row from left, Gage Vidrine and Sutton Link. Other team members, not pictured are: Keithan Horton, Jaxon Mahan, Carter Tomlin, Keaton Pratt, Eli Lout, Blake Ferguson, Dallas Dempsey,and Dylan Lout.

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Center City Council Meeting: Agenda

The Center City Council will meet in regular session on Monday, June 8, 2015 at 5: 00 p.m.
in the Council Room at City Hall. The following items are on the agenda for appropriate
I. Welcome guests and visitors.
II. Public Hearing:
III. Approval of Minutes of the Regular Meeting on May 11, 2015.