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CENTER - SCSO seize 15.8 grams of methamphetamines from suspect Jarvis Taylor

Shelby County Sheriff Willis Blackwell reports that on February 7, 2016, Shelby County Sheriff’s Office Deputies Cody Muse and Kurtes Lawrence responded to a residence on Loop 500 in Center after numerous complaints of possible drug traffic in the area. Upon arrival deputies initiated an narcotics investigation which led to the discovery of numerous pieces of drug paraphernalia and a clear crystal substance believed to be methamphetamine.

Obituary for Ms. Delmer Fay Elliott

Delmer Fay Elliott, 75, of Center, passed away Friday, February 5, 2016, in Center. 
Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Saturday, February 6, 2016, at Watson & Sons Funeral 
Home in Center.  Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, February 7, 2016, at Watson & Sons Chapel 
with Melba Clark officiating. Interment will follow at Oaklawn Memorial Park.
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U.S.P.S releases stamp in honor of Richard Allen

The U.S. Postal Service today kicked off the national observance of Black History Month with the dedication of a Forever stamp honoring preacher, activist and civic leader Richard Allen for his inspirational life and profound contribution to American history. The ceremony was held at Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, founded by Allen.


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