July 13, 2020 - The March Primary Election ended with three County races and two State/Federal races left to be decided on the ballot in the July 14th Primary Runoff Elections since none of the candidates in these races received over 50% of the votes. Election day is Tuesday, July 14th with voting starting at 7am and closing at 7pm at the Republican and
June 18, 2020 - KeAmodre Horace, a senior at Center High School set to graduate in 2021, is making headlines on 247sports.com.
The article highlights Horace receiving a scholarship offer from Fresno State Bulldogs in California and says, "Horace, a 5-foot-9 and 195-pound running back with a three-star rating, also holds offers from North Texas, Texas Southern, Texas State and UTSA. He has emerged this offseason after a junior year of 2,116 yards on 178 carries for 11.9 yards per rush to go with 26 touchdowns."
June 18, 2020 - According to an article in The Texas Tribune, Texas Education Agency (TEA) Commissioner Mike Morath confirmed Texas school will return to the classroom in the fall in a conference call with sate lawmakers Thursday morning, June 18, 2020.
Morath and Texas Governor Greg Abbott both say it is safe for Texas public school students, teachers, and staff to return to school campuses for in-person instruction. Guidance for the 2020-2021 school year will be released in the coming weeks by TEA.
June 17, 2020 - Shelby County Today received an email from a viewer reporting they had received a scam call and they wanted to share their experience to warn others.
Evelyn Adams received a call on June 17th from someone claiming to be from Publishers Clearing House. She didn't answer the call and let it go to voice mail. The number was 876-366-6627 and the caller said he was Larry Davidson. He wanted to talk to me about "a blank million dollar prize plus a bonus of $175,000 cash," and to call or message him back.