Lady Bison Win Bi-District



The Lady Bison softball team weathered the storm figuratively and literally in the bi-district playoff game last Friday night. With showers throughout the area, Buffalo and Hemphill squared off at Central High School in Pollock, TX. The Lady Bison led 3-0 going into the fifth inning, but Hemphill tied the game. Buffalo held on, and mounted a rally themselves in […]

Preliminary results in Reg’l Track Meet



Buffalo, Centerville and Leon athletes competed in the Regional Track Meet in Whitehouse this week. Prelims were held on Monday, May 3rd and finals are set for Tuesday, May 4th. BHS had seven girls competing and Micah Burnside- Jones represented the BHS men. Sophomore Samantha Atkinson made the finals in field events on Monday. threw 35’11” and placed 8th in […]

Lady Tigers win bi-district title



The Centerville Lady Tigers defeated Kirbyville twice in the best-of-three series in Huntington on April 30th to advance to the next round of the softball playoffs. In the first game Kirbyville scored twice in the bottom of the second but the Tigers countered with three in the top of the third to take a 3-2 advantage after three innings. Both […]

CHS tennis coach takes the program to the next level



In her fifth year as the Centerville tennis coach, Coach Nell Kendall has plenty to celebrate. She has two teams competing in the doubles at Austin May 10-11. Kendall played tennis in High School and for four years of college — two at Navarro College (1988-1990), and two years at University of Texas at Tyler (1990-1992) Kendall is a registered […]

Leon Lady Cougars lose to Troup in softball playoffs



The Leon Lady Cougars bowed out of the softball playoffs after a narrow 1-0 defeat at the hands of Troup in Malakoff on April 30th. Both teams had outstanding pitching and put goose eggs on the score board except for the third inning. Troup had runners on first and third and the batter hit a ground ball back to the […]

Hilltop Lakes Golf News



Following are the Men’s results for April 28, 2010, when the Format of the Game was a Four-Man Scramble, Teams. First Place: Roy Woods, Jim Miller, Larry White, Billy Owen. Second Place: Dennis Pruitt, Rick Shuff, Terry Edwards, Leroy Carey. Third Place: Don Weldon, Hugh Rigsby, Wayne Brougher, Richard Ellis Fourth place: George Pawley, Jerry Johnson, Mark Perkins, Vic Schwartz. […]

Jean Evans



Jean Evans, age 81, was born in Chick, Oklahoma on January 27, 1929. Her parents were Eric R. and Omie Jane (Hinkle) Lindquist, Sr. She was a Baptist by faith and, for the past five years, she had lived with her son and daughter-in-law in Oakwood. Before that, she had lived in Fort Stockton, Texas. In Fort Stockton, she was […]

Teneta Rae Barnett



Funeral services for Teneta Rae Barnett age 60, of Buffalo, Texas were held 2 p.m., Monday, May 3, 2010 at the Walters Buffalo Funeral Home in Buffalo, Texas. Bro. Jack Smith, Jr. officiated the services. Burial was in the Barnett Family Cemetery at the family residence. Walters Buffalo Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Teneta Rae Barnett was […]

Earl Wayne Hailey, Jr.



Memorial funeral services for Earl Wayne Hailey, Jr., age 48, of Centerville were held at 2 PM, Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at the Chapel of the Hills Assembly of God Church in Centerville. Bro. Charlie Young officiated at the service. Earl Hailey, Jr. was born in Houston, Texas on January 18, 1962. He worked as a grain inspector. He was […]

Nina Jean Hestand



Funeral services for Nina Jean Hestand, age 83, of Topeka, Kansas, formerly of Buffalo, Texas were held 2 PM, Saturday, May 1, 2010 at the Walters Buffalo Funeral Home . Larry Dickens offi- ciated the services and interment was in the Buffalo City Cemetery. Walters Buffalo Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Nina Jean Hestand was born in […]