February 13, 2018 - Plans for the 2018 Annual Shelby County Livestock Show are set. The show will be held on Thursday, March 1st at the Shelby County Expo Center. The sale will be held Saturday, March 3rd, at the John Dean Windham Civic Center, meal starting at 6pm.
February 12, 2018 - When we care for our landscape and gardens around our homes, we often must fight a number of pests.
Pests that include insects, fungus, mites, viruses, animals and more.
And there is a great deal of debate on what is the best way to fight such pests. We can treat with conventional methods, organic pesticides, home-brew recipes or even simply do nothing at all and let the fittest survive!
February 8, 2018 - The “Texas Food Establishment Rules (TFER)” was revised, updated and was effective October 11, 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 1, 2016.
February 5, 2018 - Step Up & Scale Down is a 12-week nutrition and fitness program to help Americans choose a healthful eating plan to achieve and maintain a healthy weight. Register NOW and get the motivation you need to get in shape for summer vacation!
Step Up & Scale Down and Tone in 20 Class Sessions Registration and Weigh-in
1. Scale Down by Setting Goals
2. Step Up to a Healthy Plate
3. Reading Nutritional Labels
4. 5K Fun Run and Walk
5. Healthy Snacks Cooking Demo
6. Know Your Numbers
January 17, 2018 - It’s a new year and time for a new you! Become the biggest loser in Shelby County — of weight, that is. A monetary award, gym membership, a hair make-over, massage, and various gift cards are among the prizes available for the most successful competitors in the county’s weight loss and physical fitness program.
January 18, 2018 - Want to learn how to use a sewing machine? Machine sew a quilt? Use sewing tools and learn shortcuts? Then register for this fun, hands-on Sewing Senations class hosted by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension and taught by professional quilter, Margaret Smith.
January 12, 2018 - Twenty-six Shelby County teams competed in an 8-week walking challenge to walk across Texas in a physical fitness activity hosted by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce, Health and Fitness Fair Committee. 936 Cross-fit of Center sponsored top walker prizes.