Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Award Banquet held



The Buffalo Youth Organization led by Russell Jonas and Lacy Freeman was recognized as the outstanding youth organization of the year at the Chamber Award ceremonies held at the Buffalo Civic Auditorium on Saturday, January, 24. Parthena Moore was recognized as Citizen of the year while the Eastern Star Chapter 157 was awarded Non-profit of the year. Reeder and Sons […]

Charges filed on driver in fatal accident



Buffalo Police Chief Lance Pavelka has filed charges of Assault with bodily injury Family Violence against Nicholas Deshun Branch, 23. Branch was the driver of a North bound pickup that left the interstate at the two bridges at Highway 164 and fell, landing on the front of the truck, and then toppling onto its roof. According to written testimony by […]

Law enforcement officers seize large amounts of drugs



January 2015 proved to be productive in terms of illegal drug seizures on Interstate 45 as large amounts were confiscated on two separate occasions. On Friday, January 2, 2015 DPS Troopers Joel Smith and Mike Asby seized 184 grams of Ecstasy in a vehicle traveling northbound on I45. On Friday, January 16th, law enforcement officers found 401.5 grams of cocaine […]

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Buffalo ISD Trustee Election set for May 9th



The Buffalo Independent School District School Board held its regular meeting on January 16, 2015 with all present with the exception of Monte McGill. Under Administrative Recommendations the Board voted to call a Trustee Election on May 9, 2015. Three positions are up for election, Position 2, Terry Cotton; Position 6, Jennifer Humphries; Position 7, Pat Bell. Cotton was appointed […]

Council hears report of attempted IH-45 ramp changes



With Mayor Royce Dawkins at home with the flu the Buffalo City Council met at the Senior Center for their regular meeting on Monday night January, 26 at seven p.m. With Dorthy Farmer filling in for the Mayor the board heard a report on the Buffalo Economic Development Council from BEDC Director Ken Jones. Jones reported that with the involvement […]

Leon County Crime Stoppers is offering a $500 reward for on the following crime:



On Thursday, Jan. 15, at 11 PM, surveillance cameras show two suspects wearing black hoodies crossing Highway 75 in Centerville around the same time that suspects forced entry into the Centerville WIC office at 230 South Commerce. The office was ransacked during the incident. If you have any information regarding this crime, please call the Leon County Crime Stoppers Tip […]

From the Desk of the County Judge



Welcome to 2015! On January 1, all newly elected office holders took their oath of office in an impressive ceremony in the Historic Court Room. A big Thank You to District Judge Evans for taking her time to come and participate in this event. For some, this was their first time to take the oath of office, and I am […]

The Flo News



We offer our sympathies to the family of Stanley Davis, brother of our LeNere Welborn and Lana Shallard. Stanley passed away after a heart attack and LeNere is dealing with heart problems herself. We need to keep the family in our prayers. Wesley Henson of our Keechi/Flo area will be acting pastor until the Flo Community Church finds a permanent […]

Leon County Cooks



Here we are at the last week of January and still trying to eat and cook healthy. Probably won’t keep this up much longer but still got my miles in this week. Eating has been something more of a challenge and finding recipes that you might care about an even bigger one. Since I need to watch my sugar I […]