Did you receive a letter in the mail about your Homestead Exemption? How to make sure you are not being scammed when applying for your Homestead Exemption: The Shelby County Appraisal District is the only entity that can add any property tax... more
The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in solving the 2012 murder of Ashton Randle. On or about May 20th, 2012, the body of 23-year-old Ashton Randle of Logansport, Louisiana was located in a wooded area off of FM 139 in... more
The Panola College Foundation presented 24 grants totaling more than $58,000 to faculty and staff at Panola College to support various programs and initiatives. Dr. John Ray, Chair of the Panola College Foundation, announced the recipients of the... more
(Washington, D.C., August 19, 2019) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue has sworn in Brandon Lipps as Deputy Under Secretary of the Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services (FNCS) and Pam Miller as the Administrator of the Food and Nutrition... more
On Thursday, August 15, 2019, officers with the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO), operating off of a tip, went to a residence off of County Road 2703 in Shelbyville. The SCSO had received information regarding a fugitive being at the residence... more
Benefit will be held at the Shelby County Expo Center located at 980 State Hwy 7 East 



August 30, 2016


The City Council of Joaquin will meet in special session Tuesday, August 30, 2016

7:00 p.m. at The Joaquin City Hall located at 124 North Preston, Joaquin, Texas.


Timpson ISD Bear Update 8/24/2016


Paw PrintsDanielle Smith says if you would like to purchase personalization of a paw print, let me know. One name is $10. One name and a number or symbol is $20. The paw prints are located at the entrance to Bear Stadium. Proceeds go to help fund Mama Bear activities. Attached is an example.

Notice of Regular Council Meeting City of Mt. Enterprise City Council Tuesday, August 30, 2016


Pursuant to the Texas Government Code, Chapter 551.001, the City Council of Mt. Enterprise, Texas will hold a regular meeting on August 30, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. at the Council Chamber of City Hall, 103 W. Gregg Street, Mt. Enterprise, Texas and will consider the following matter to wit:




The CITY OF TIMPSON will hold a meeting at 05:30 PM on September 20, 2016 at 456 Jacob Street; TIMPSON CITY HALL, to adopt the final tax rate for tax year 2016.  The final tax rate will be 0.340000 per $100 of value.


The final tax rate will increase total taxes in the CITY OF TIMPSON by 4.615385 percent.



Mayor Debra Smith