Bison in tourney thrillers



The Buffalo Bison continue to hone their game with an eye towards the upcoming district competition. During the Christmas break they travelled to Lovelady for tournament play on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. GAME ONE found BHS matched up with Normangee on Monday morning. The Panthers were no problem for the Bison, who led 15-9 after a quarter, 26-21 at half, […]

Lady Bison finish third in Rosebud-Lott Tournament



After a seven-day layoff, the Lady Bison returned to the hardwood last Monday at the Rosebud-Lott Holiday Tournament. Although Buffalo struggled in the beginning minutes of each contest, the Lady Bison came on strong to win two of the three outings. Their only loss was a two-pointer at the hands of the host team in the semifinals. Buffalo beat Axtell […]

Buffalo Jr High boys basketball update



The Buffalo Junior High boys basketball team schedule changes from the norm this week. Come out and show your support of Coach Dennis Hartley’s youngsters at their games on Thursday afternoon, January 7 when they host Trinity, with seventh grade action beginning at 4:00 and eighth to follow. Eighth Graders roll on The BJHS eighth graders continue to dominate all […]

Centerville Tigers compete at Lovelady Tournament



The Centerville Tigers competed in the Lovelady tournament and came away with a 61-30 win against class 4A Caney Creek Panthers on December 28th. The Tigers jumped to a 16-6 advantage after the 1st quarter and led 26-14 at half time. The Tigers outscored the Panthers by 9 in the 3rd quarter and by 10 in the last period to […]

UPCOMING SPORTS SCHEDULES FOR AREA SCHOOLS



Leon Lady Cougars DATE OPPONENT LOCATION TEAM TIME January 5 Iola Leon JV/V 5:00 January 8 Hearne Leon JV/V 5:00 January 12 Franklin Franklin JV/V 5:00 Oakwood Junior High – Boys and Girls DATE OPPONENT LOCATION TEAM TIMEJanuary 4 Hubbard Hubbard January 7 and 9 Grapeland Tournament Grapeland B/G TBA January 11 Murchison Murchison B/G January 18 Dew Oakwood B/G […]

OHS Boys Basketball Action



At Latexo: The Oakwood boys have been busy over the holidays! They started out with a win against Latexo, 60-53. The score was close in the first quarter with 15-17 going to Latexo. The Panthers pounced back in the second quarter with 25-14. After the half, the Panthers continued their attack with 15-3. Latexo tried to rally back in the […]

Centerville Lady Tigers place second in Iola tourney



The Centerville girls placed 2nd in the Iola tournament by defeating Anderson Shiro 60-25, Big Sandy 60-39, and Iola 82-27 to get to the finals against Mart but lost 60-52. On December 28th the Tigers defeated a district foe, Anderson-Shiro 60-25. Brittany Thomas scored 22 points, 2 rebounds, and 5 steals to pace the Tigers. Two other Tigers had solid […]

Lady Cougars improve season record to 11-4



The Cougars traveled to Neches on December 29th to tangle with a strong Neches Tigers team and came out on the short end of a 56-40 score. Coach Foley had several girls hurt but put up a good fight against Neches which now has a 20-1 record for the season. The Cougars trailed 18-10 after the 1st quarter and 29-21 […]

Charles Arnold Copeland



Funeral services for Charles Arnold Copeland, age 69, of Buffalo were held Sunday, January 3, 2010 at 3 PM at the Stewart Memorial United Methodist Church in Buffalo. Rev. Kevin Gilmore, pastor of the church, officiated. Burial followed in the Dew Cemetery. Walters’ Buffalo Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Charles Copeland was born in Freestone County November 3, […]

Nona Hester



Funeral services for Nona Hester, age 87 of Buffalo, Texas were held 2 pm Friday, January 1, 2010 at the Miracle Christian Center in Buffalo, Texas with Rev. Lloyd Lane officiating. Interment was in the Buffalo City Cemetery. Mrs. Nona Hester was born January 10, 1922 in Nashville, Arkansas to George Washington and Vio- la Mae (Henderson) Tedford. She had […]