Shelby County Outreach Ministries is having their annual Fan Drive.  For more information, please come by our offices at 930 Shelbyville St. Center, TX 75935 or call 598-4990 for the guidelines to receive one.  
As the July 4 holiday weekend approaches, officials with the U.S. Forest Service are reminding the public that fireworks are prohibited in the National Forests and Grasslands in Texas.   Fireworks can create a potentially dangerous fire situation,... more
NACOGDOCHES, Texas – The Stephen F. Austin State University School of Art and the Friends of the Visual Arts will present a free, one-night screening of the documentary “Given” at 7 p.m. Friday, July 12, in The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House... more
NACOGDOCHES, Texas – Area residents are seeing SummerStage everywhere! Stephen F. Austin State University theatre students involved in the School of Theatre’s SummerStage Festival have entertained young and old at East Texas libraries and at the... more
“Christian music group, Souled Out, will be performing a gospel show every 5th Saturday at The Texas Country Music Hayride in Carthage TX. Our next show will be this Saturday, June 29th. In addition, Souled Out will also be leading the worship music... more
Frank Campos of Frank Campos & Associates, PLLC declared the City of Timpson to have a “clean audit” at the Timpson City Council meeting on Tuesday, June 18, 2019. Mr. Campos discussed various items in the audit, and it was approved by the... more

Shelby County Commissioners Court Agenda for June 5, 2019

COMMISSIONERS’ COURT                                                                                                                                            SPECIAL MEETING                                                                                                                                                           


Good morning from beautiful Deep East Texas. Pray all is well with you and yours. I have three grands with me this week so all is well with me. Have a blessed week.




6 pork chops

1 can chicken gumbo soup

1 can cream of mushroom soup 

1 c. rice, uncooked (not instant)

2 soup cans water


Timpson High School seniors received over $320,000 in scholarships

Timpson High School seniors received over $320,000 in scholarships on May 16th at the THS Scholarship Program.  Faculty and staff welcomed nearly 40 representatives to the auditorium stage where they presented the Class of 2019 with awards.  Seniors who have earned welding and CNA certifications were recognized, as well as those receiving “Honors” or “High Honors”.  Upon graduation, many students will attend Stephen F.