October 27, 2017 - The Shelby County A&M AgriLife Extension Office is hosting a Beef & Forage Seminar Thursday, November 2, 2017. The program will be held in the Extension Office Gym (Old Elementary School Gym) at 266 Nacogdoches Street, Center, TX.
October 27, 2017 - Halloween means children getting outdoors to enjoy treats, fun, and games. Although Halloween comes before the change back to Standard Time this year, the days are getting shorter, and the nights are getting longer. With shorter days comes more night driving. Because nighttime driving is more dangerous, it requires extra attention from motorists, as well as pedestrians and bicyclists.
September 14, 2017 - Training for New Master Wellness Volunteer Program begins in October
Finding reliable resources of health and wellness information can be a challenge. Since 1906, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service has provided Texans with guidance in various health areas and is now training volunteers to provide more communities with the education and tools needed for healthy living.
September 26, 2017 - Shelby County 4-H was well represented at the East Texas State Fair with members winning several divisions in the livestock show. The heifer show started Friday with Hannah Wages winning Reserve Champion Hereford and being selected for the junior showmanship contest.
September 20, 2017 - (Flyer:Espanol) - Diabetes is a growing issue in America that is affecting more and more people every day. Living as a diabetic can be challenging and confusing. Trying to figure out what you can and cannot eat can present a challenge when you are not sure of the true facts regarding diabetes.
September 20, 2017 - The “Texas Food Establishment Rules (TFER)” was recently revised and updated in 2015. A major change in the revision now requires all food employees to complete an accredited food handlers training program within 60 days of employment, effective September 2016.