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August 11, 2021 - Cottonwood Market in Tenaha held a ribbon cutting event Thursday, July 8 with members of the Tenaha Businessman's Club as well as other community representatives to welcome the business to the community.

Amanda Treat, Tenaha City Secretary, welcomed the business on behalf of the City of Tenaha and introduced the owner Kimberly Jones as well as inviting her to talk about her business.

Jones says she is looking forward to meeting all of the people that come by the market. She has spaces available for anyone looking for affordable retail space.

"We've had so many people that were just glad to see this back open," said Jones. "People that used to come here and have missed coming here, so that is exciting for me."

Cottonwood Market is located at 100 North Center Street in Tenaha, Texas 75974. 

For more information call 936-591-7761.

August 10, 2021 - The Unique Boutique is gearing up for the fall season! Stop by and check out their fall décor along with all their Halloween costumes!

Costumes are only $2.50 each! There is a wide selection to choose from with various sizes. Get your children ready for Halloween at The Unique Boutique.

The store is open from 9-4, Monday through Friday. For more information, please call 936-591-8190.

August 9, 2021 - Aurora Concepts is pleased to welcome Mandy Brantley, Family Nurse Practitioner to their Center, Texas office located at 233 Hurst Street.

Mandy has been a Shelby county resident for over 20 years and is excited to be serving the community in which she resides. Many of you probably know Mandy's parents, Jackie and Judy Hilton, who were both educators for Center ISD many years ago.

Mandy graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University in 2003 with a bachelor's degree in biology and psychology. She then attended Panola Junior College and attained her registered nurse license in 2006. Mandy worked as a medical/surgical nurse for many years and wanted to continue her education. She returned to SFASU, attaining her bachelor's degree of nursing in 2013 and her master's degree in 2021.

Mandy is married to Dr. Matthew Brantley and they reside here in Center, Texas with their corgi, Juno.

Mandy is excited to continue her nursing career in her hometown, and she is looking forward to helping you with all your healthcare needs. Call Aurora Concepts at 936-591-8171 to schedule your appointment today. Walk-ins welcome!

August 9, 2021 - It's back to school time and Shelby County has two schools starting back to school in one week! See the first day of school schedule below. Click each school to view their 2021-2022 calendar.

Center Christian Academy - Starts back Monday, August 9
Joaquin ISD - Starts back Monday, August 9
Center ISD - Starts back Wednesday, August 11
Tenaha ISD - Starts back Thursday, August 12
Shelbyville ISD - Starts back Monday, August 16
Timpson ISD - Starts back Wednesday, August 18
Excelsior ISD - Starts back Monday, August 23

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August 6, 2021 - I am seeking information on my great-grandfather, David Austin Webb, who  moved from Timpson to Nacogdcohes County in 1908. Would like to know where his homeplace was in Timpson or any other information you might have? Please call 936-554-8580.

Mike Worsham (Nacogdoches)

August 6, 2021 - The CHS Alumni Association will be accepting nominations for the Hall of Honor. Please see the attached nomination form for criteria and instructions. Nomination submission deadline is Sunday, August 8, 2021.

The Hall of Honor recipient will be recognized during this year's Homecoming festivities that will begin on Friday, September 3rd. The Hall of Honor Award will be presented during the Annual Alumni Meeting on Saturday, September 4th. Thanks to all Center High Alums, we look forward to seeing you for Homecoming!

August 6, 2021 - The 2021 Socks and Supplies for School Giveaway will be Saturday, August 7, 2021 at 9 am at Lily of the Valley COGIC, C D Williams, Sr. is the Pastor and is located at 620 Greer Street, Center, TX 75935.

August 3, 2021 - The Shelby County Juvenile Probation Department will be giving away backpacks, basic school supplies, and personal hygiene kits on Tuesday and Thursday, August 3rd and 5th between the hours of 10am to 6pm at their office located at 305 Nacogdoches Street in Center.

The supplies were donated to the department by Deep East Texas Council of Governments (DETCOG). Students must be enrolled in a school district within Shelby County and have to be in grades 1 through 5.

For further information you may contact their office at 936-598-4587. There are limited supplies and they will be given out on a first come-first serve basis.

July 29, 2021 (Flyer) - It's that time again! The Shelby County Children's Advocacy Center is partnering with the Shelby County Sheriff's Office, Shelby Savings Bank and Dazzle Me Pink & Blue in this year's annual backpack drive.

Please make all donations by Friday, July 30.

Backpacks and supplies can be dropped off at the Sheriff's Office at any time, Shelby Savings Bank Monday-Friday 8:30-4 or Saturday 8:30-12:30, or at Dazzle Me Pink and Blue Tuesday-Friday 10-6 or Saturday 10-3.

Call the SCCAC with any questions about how you can specifically give at 936-590-9864.

July 22, 2021 - The Piney Woods Photographic Society held their July meeting this past Saturday at the First United Methodist Church in Center, TX. There was a program presented on tips and techniques on how to photograph reflections in preparation for the next month’s challenge.

The theme for the July Challenge was “Long Exposure” and club members really excelled in their challenge photos as shown below. For more challenge photos check out our Flickr Page,, or follow our Facebook page at

Our goal is to help you become a better photographer and give you a place to meet others who share your passion for photography. If you are interested in learning more about long exposure techniques, or other techniques, join us at our next club meeting on the third Saturday of the month at the First United Methodist Church, Center, Tx. Visitors are always welcome.

July Challenge: Long Exposure

First Place Favorites (Tie):

“HOLY” by Billie F. Jones (long exposure with light painting)

“Ring of Fire” by Bobbie J Wood (long exposure with light painting)

Second Place Favorite:

“Magnifying Glass” by Jan Huffman Carter (macro long exposure)

Third Place Favorite (Tie):

“Harboring Dreams of Malta” by Lawrence C. Davis (Night long exposure technique)

“Murval” by Debra Cockrell (Day long exposure technique)