Terry Bussey Leads Timpson to Victory in Texas High School State Semifinals
• Terry Bussey, a 5-star Texas A&M commit, led Timpson to a 35-21 victory over Ganado in the UIL Class 2A Division I state semifinals, accounting for five touchdowns. • The win puts Timpson, who have a 15-0 record, one win away from the Texas state championship. They have reached the state semifinals three times before but fell short of the title.
This & That…Friday, December 8, 2023
The City of Mansfield’s Christmas parade is tomorrow (Saturday) at 2pm weather permitting. If it is raining the parade will take place on Sunday, December 10 at 2pm. The parade route will begin at the old Walmart parking lot and end at City Hall. Breakfast with Santa, Saturday, December...
High school boys basketball: Parkway completes 4-0 run in Parkway Invitational; Bossier tops Red River
The Parkway Panthers completed a 4-0 run in the Parkway Invitational with a 76-63 victory over Mansfield Saturday. In the tournament’s final game, the Bossier Bearkats defeated Red River 54-42. Elsewhere, Airline fell to Washington-Marion 58-47 in the Northside tournament in Lafayette. The Vikings dropped to 5-5. Brhaelyn Brown...
DPS Investigates Tenaha Train Collision
December 4, 2023 - Emergency personnel responded to a crash involving a passenger car and a train on Sunday, December 3, 2023. The vehicle appeared to have received significant damage to its front as a result of the crash incident. Tenaha Volunteer Fire Department personnel responded and assisted law enforcement at the scene.
Center City Council Regular Meeting Agenda, Dec. 11
December 8, 2023 - The Center City Council will meet in Regular Session on Monday. December 11, 2023 at 5pm in Council Room at Center City Hall. The following items are on the agenda for appropriate action:. 1. Welcome Guests and Visitors. Presentation of Christmas Parade Float Awards. II. Approval...
Happy Tails Adoption Center hosting online auction
Happy Tails Adoption Center hosting online auction Subhead Event will benefit all Happy Tails Adoption Center Wed, 12/06/2023 - 19:14 Image Happy Tails Adoption Center hosting online auction ...
Lanaijha Johnson selected as Miss Texas Basketball Player of the Week Nominee
Lanaijha Johnson selected as Miss Texas Basketball Player of the Week Nominee News Staff Thu, 12/07/2023 - 10:13 Image Lanaijha Johnson selected as Miss Texas Basketball Player of the Week Nominee Body ...
James Antioch Christmas gathering set for Dec. 16
James Antioch Christmas gathering set for Dec. 16 News Staff Wed, 12/06/2023 - 19:14 Image Body The James Antioch Community will have their Christmas gathering on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2023, at 5:30 p.m. in the James Antioch Community Building. Activities will include a drawing for the three quilts from the tickets sold, and a gift exchange among members present. Be sure to bring a gift if you want to participate. Food will be provided. Come and enjoy being together. Contact Ellen Manning for more information at 936-598-3081.
Great turnout for Cookies & Cocoa with Santa
Great turnout for Cookies & Cocoa with Santa Shannon James Wed, 12/06/2023 - 19:14 Image The Center Police Department’s “Cookies & Cocoa with Santa” focused on giving back during the holidays drew a large crowd Sunday at the Community House. Shannon James photo/The Light and Champion Plenty of cookies were decorated and ready for children visiting Santa. Children...
You-can-try steak and quail from this restaurant in Milam, TX
The Cypress Bend Golf Resort Restaurant is a culinary gem in the sleepy town of Many, providing a peaceful eating experience along with a lovely blend of flavors. The restaurant's welcoming atmosphere, excellent service, and consistently impressive menu all contribute to its charm. Families, couples, and groups of friends frequent it because it serves a varied customer that seeks fine eating in a comfortable setting.
Dominant 2nd half leads Timpson to semifinal victory over Ganado
Dominant 2nd half leads Timpson to semifinal victory over Ganado.
You-can-try Philadelphia Cheesesteak from this restaurant in Milam, TX
Fisherman's Galley, tucked away in the center of Many, is more than just a restaurant—it's a gastronomic adventure that entices the senses and soothes the spirit. This quaint restaurant offers a menu full of options to suit every taste:
Logansport, Stanley knock off defending state champion Northwood-Lena
While Logansport football hoped to be playing for a state championship this week, not all is lost in the Logansport athletics world as those football players transitioned to the basketball court. The Tigers (1-2) knocked off defending state Division IV Select champion Northwood-Lena, 35-32, in the Converse Tournament. The win...
San Augustine Artist Builds Controversial Multi-Tiered Deck House Amid Local Debate
Discover the story behind the multi-tiered deck house towering over San Augustine's historic downtown. Despite local controversy and architectural challenges, the artist and carpenter behind this unique structure remains undeterred, viewing it as a potential tourist attraction for the town.
You-can-try Chopped Beef Sandwich from this restaurant in Milam, TX
Nestled in the bucolic settings of East Texas, Hemphill BBQ exudes a real rustic appeal that matches its taste. Renowned for its classic barbecue cuisine, the eatery has gained recognition from both residents and visitors. Though opinions on the menu vary, it offers a variety of delicious options:
Christmas Emergency Blood Drive Dec. 22
Christmas Emergency Blood Drive Dec. 22 News Staff Wed, 12/06/2023 - 19:14 Image Christmas Emergency Blood Drive Dec. 22 Body Come help us Save Lives!...
Outreach Ministries dedicates new client-choice food room in memory of Roy Broadus
Outreach Ministries dedicates new client-choice food room in memory of Roy Broadus Subhead “It takes all of us working together to help those that are in need,” said Harding. “What better person to dedicate our food room to, then the memory of Mr. Roy Broadus..." News Staff Wed, 12/06/2023 - 10:56 Image ...
Writing Center Director Colleen Michaels Nominated for the Pushcart Prize
Michaels received the prestigious nomination for her poem “Origin Story: Athena After Being Told She’s Her Father’s Daughter” published in the Santa Fe Literary Review (SFLR). The poem was nominated alongside five. other pieces published in SFLR this year, and marks Michaels’ first opportunity at the...
JVFD awards presented at Christmas Banquet
JVFD awards presented at Christmas Banquet Brock Pugh Wed, 12/06/2023 - 19:14 Image Brock Pugh presents the Fireman of the Year award to Stephen Ewing. (Submitted Photo) Stephen Ewing presents the award for “Most Calls Made” to Michael Parker. (Submitted Photo) ...
Center Roughrider 5th, 6th Grade Football Team Celebrates with Banquet
December 6, 2023 - (Photo Album) - Family and friends celebrated the Center Roughrider 5th and 6th Grade football team during a banquet held at the Community House in Center on Tuesday, December 5, 2023. The team went 10-1 for their regular season and had the opportunity to participate in...