The Timpson City Council met at 5:30pm on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 with one member absent – Mayor Pro Tem Kyle Allen. The invocation was given by Larry Burns, and Mayor Debra Pate Smith led the Pledges to the American and Texas flags. Larry Burns,... more
  Charlotte Broadway, who has worked for the City of Timpson for 35 years, was honored with a reception after the Timpson City Council meeting on Tuesday, July 16, 2019. Mayor Debra Pate Smith presented Mrs. Broadway with a crystal-like plaque which... more
  We would like to give a huge shout out to Mrs. Dee Elliott for going above and beyond for our Math students at Timpson.  For the past 3 years Mrs. Elliott has worked with our 8th grade students who are Mathematically driven and have the desire to... more
  Gordon Sanford McDonald, 82, of Carthage, passed away Monday, July 15, 2019, in Carthage. Graveside service will be held at 3:00 p.m., Thursday, July 18, 2019, at Oaklawn Memorial Park in Center with Bro. David Holder officiating.  Visitation will... more
Members of the Center Woman's Reading Club met July 2, 2019 to present to Fanny Brown Booth Memorial Librarian Sandra Davis a check to be used to purchase library materials. The members of Center Woman's Reading Club also presented the book, Rose... more
The staff at East Texas Press would like to thank Danni Lunsford Amos, agriculture teacher at Garrison ISD for nominating us for the Outstanding Newspaper Award to the Vocational Agriculture Teachers Association of Texas.  It is our pleasure to... more
Student Council Officers pictured left to right are: Erin Phillips, Cody Lake, Sydney Ritter, Jacob Rushton, Kristina Mayo, Cara Coligan, Stacey Cohorst.   StuCo members Blane and Brady Stephenson, future StuCo members Ava Maloy and Cheyenne Woodfin.

2016 Buckeye Donkey Ball Game

The Gary High School Student Council would like to announce that the 2016 Buckeye Donkey Ball Game will be held Monday, February 22nd, at 6 P.M. in the Elementary Gym.  Come see your favorite GISD Faculty member and  Junior or Senior student, ride “Dynamite”…he’s rough and tough and hard to bluff and hasn’t been ridden in years!!

TENAHA - Mayor Johnson announces he will not be seeking re-election

I would like to start out by telling the citizens of Tenaha and the surrounding community that I have enjoyed the opportunity to serve as the Mayor of Tenaha. It is my hope that the people will view my tenure as positive for our town. Moving forward, I have decided that I will not be seeking re-election in the 2016 General Election.

Mt. Enterprise Library News

Every Wednesday the Mt. Enterprise Library is Rocking and Reading! “Story Time” begins at 9:30 am with Mrs. Carla for you and your baby or pre-K children.  Immediately following is “Sign n’ Play” with Mrs. Patty. Learn beginning American Sign Language with your child! Mrs. Camilla would like to listen to your Kindergarten or 1st grade child read aloud after school on Wednesdays. Call the library if interested (903) 822-3532. From 3:00-4:45, Mrs.

Timpson FFA students make projects for the community

 Timpson High School Ag students are excited about the CNC cutting table that Ag teacher Ty Cauthen is teaching them to use.The students do many projects throughout the year and some go to shows and put their projects in competitions to be judged. The students have started working on different projects for people in our community. These students do a tremendous job and are taught very well by thier ag teacher Ty Cauthen. 




Texas Girls Coaches Association Announces 2019 Hall of Fame Inductees and Award Winners

The 2019 Hall of Fame inductees have been selected by the Texas Girls Coaches Association. The inductees will be honored at the Honor Awards Banquet in Arlington, Texas on Monday, July 8, 2019 at the Arlington Hilton Hotel. Reception will be at 6:00 PM, and the Banquet will begin at 7:00 PM.