Timpson

What-A-Melon Festival events

What-A-Melon Festival Largest Watermelon Contest

Attention watermelon growers: It's time to enter your best into the Largest Watermelon Contest! The weigh-in will be held on the last day of the festival, Saturday, July 11th. The deadline for entry into the biggest event of the festival is Friday, July 3rd.

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What-A-Melon Festival events

What-A-Melon Festival Largest Watermelon Contest

Attention watermelon growers: It's time to enter your best into the Largest Watermelon Contest! The weigh-in will be held on the last day of the festival, Saturday, July 11th. The deadline for entry into the biggest event of the festival is Friday, July 3rd.

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Wolfe’s “fuzzy math” gains attention of Attorney General’s Office, Wolfe blames City Secretary

On Tuesday, June 16, 2015, the Timpson City Council held its regular monthly meeting which ended in the Mayor and Councilman Allen walking out of the meeting at their legal counsel’s advice once Councilman Wolfe lashed out at Noel Johnson, Lead Field Representative, with TMPA, the largest law enforcement association in Texas.  TMPA website states their mission as being: “To protect the rights and interests of Texas law enforce

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Applications available for flood damage assistance in Shelby County

If you have been impacted by flooding, downed trees, or any other property damage between the dates of May 4, 2015 and June 3, 2015 you may be eligible for assistance in repairing and/or replacing your property.  You can pick up an application at the County Judge’s office on the 2nd floor of the Courthouse located at 200 San Augustine Street i

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TAGHS to “Take a Trip” to Wilkes County, Georgia at June Meeting

The fact that Timpson was founded in 1885 is well known. However, less well known is the remarkable exodus of families and individuals from Wilkes County, Georgia to Timpson during the town's first twenty years. Many of the most familiar family names in Timpson can trace their history back to Wilkes County and, more specifically, Tignall, Georgia.

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