On May 23, 2019, at approximately 5:00 pm, Panola County Sheriff’s Office received multiple 911 calls reporting a shooting on CR 3151 in DeBerry, Texas. One of the callers reported that at least one person had been shot during an argument and the... more
Jerry Powell, 75, of Shelbyville, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2019, in Center. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center.  Funeral service will be held 2:00 p.m.,... more
Lufkin, Texas – Dr. Baker Pattillo has been posthumously named the 2019 Ralph W. Steen Memorial East Texan of the Year. Deep East Texas Council of Governments (DETCOG) Immediate Past President Lynn Torres made the announcement Thursday during the... more
Tenaha ISD is proud to announce the Tenaha High School Cheerleaders for the 2019-2020 school year.  The new Tiger Cheerleaders are (front row left to right) Drew Henry, Ashleigh Head,  Kamari Gray, Gracie Martinson, Paige Estes, (back row left to... more
Center Mayor David Chadwick discussed "The State of the City" to the Golden Harvest Ministries Club at their May 20,2019 meeting at the Fellowship Hall Of the First Baptist Church in Center, Texas. Using a display of the future "Downtown Square... more

Four families hold garage sale

Four families holding joint garage sale


   A  four-family garage sale will be held Friday, April 3 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and on Saturday, April 4 from 8 a.m. to 12:00 noon. Items for sale will be furniture, children’s, teen and adult clothing, toys and much more. Watch for the signs on Highway 59 in Garrison.




News around Mount Enterprise

While checking out the Oldest Town in Rusk County and how it is keeping in step with the 21st century, here are the facts found:  Driving northward on 259 on March 17th a beautiful banner in front of the 1st Baptist Church was an eye catcher. Upon further inquiry we found caring servants of the community, volunteering on behalf of...

Timpson ISD Board Meeting

The regular monthly meeting of the Timpson ISD Board of Trustees was held Tuesday, March 10 at 6:30 p.m. in the Timpson ISD Board Room of the Administration Building. The proposed contract renewals of the following Timpson ISD personnel were approved... For the complete story, click here.





TGCA selects a maximum of 20 All-Stars, from conferences 1-4a and 5-6a in track and field.  These athletes are selected by the TGCA Track Committee, which is composed of track and field member coaches of the association, at their annual meeting.  Selections are made from nominations submitted by member