UIL reclassification

  The UIL released their reclassification for the 2016-2018 season Monday morning with quite a few changes in our area.
The Center Roughriders will move up to 4A Division 1 in Football and be in Region 3 District 9 with Bullard, Carthage, Henderson, Kilgore, Palestine and Chapel Hill. In Basketball the Roughriders will be in Region 2 District 16 with Carthage, Henderson, Rusk and Tatum.

Scam Alert

According to local residents there has been a serious scam going around east Texas. Residents are getting phone calls from an unknown person claiming to be with the credit card company "Chase".They are targeting everyone and are hitting the elderly even harder. They are asking people to meet them at the B&B and other areas around Timpson so that they can give them a check. Also they are asking people to bring their entire check book with them!


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