Highlighted suspects surrender after publicity



By Mac Shadix Brittney Burleson and Cullen Pate, fugitives who were highlighted in local newspapers on April 18 and April 25 respectively, and on Facebook have both turned themselves into authorities following their brief spate of publicity arranged by Leon County Crime Stoppers. Burleson is reported to have turned herself in to the Leon County Sheriff’s Office and Pate surrendered […]

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Up to $500 cash reward offered for mailbox vandals



Leon County, once again we need your help. On Saturday night (May 6) about 30 mailboxes were vandalized on several county roads including CR 278, FM 1618, CR 304 and CR 314 to name a few. If you have any information that leads to the arrest of any sus- pects, call 844-234-TIPS and get up to $500 in cold hard […]

Superintendent recognizes high achievers



Following the installation of the Board members Superintendent Lacy Freeman recognized high school students who have excelled during the 2016/2017-year. In the order of recognition were The Bison Belles, Varsity Boys Track, Varsity Baseball, FCCLA, FFA, Drama and One Act Play. Superintendent Freeman explained that each of these teams or individuals had advance past the district level. The Buffalo Independent […]

Board members sworn in to the BISD Board of Trustees



Buffalo Independent School District held a school board election on May 6, 2017 with three positions up for grabs. Bobby Fishbeck, Position 4, and Jack Helpcamp, Position 5, were both unopposed. Each man received 122 votes. Incumbent Brandon Lack and John Rodell, Sr. squared off for the Position 2 spot. With an extremely low turnout, only 5% of registered voters […]

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Sales tax collections in March dive for most Leon County locations



(AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $787.8 million in local sales tax allocations for May, 2.6 percent more than in May 2016. These allocations are based on sales made in March by businesses that report tax monthly, and sales made in January, February and March by […]

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The new face of the Buffalo Independent School Board of Trustees. Back Row: Lacy Freeman, Monty McGill, Secretary Bobby Fishbeck, John Rodell, Pat Bell. And Alternate Officer Randy Ayers. Seated: President Jennifer Humphries and Vice President Jack Helmcamp. Sherry’s Shots SORRY! A SUBSCRIPTION IS REQUIRED! You must be an active subscriber to access this content! Please Login below or Subscribe!

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Shown are a few members of the 59th Line of the Bison Belles. Sponsor Amanda Henson Harter commends these ladies and says she has 34 Belles for the 60th Line. Sherry’s Shots SORRY! A SUBSCRIPTION IS REQUIRED! You must be an active subscriber to access this content! Please Login below or Subscribe!

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The 2017 Baseball team advanced to Bi-District play for the first time in many years. Coach Bryan Pauler recognizes and congratulates his team. Sherry’s Shots SORRY! A SUBSCRIPTION IS REQUIRED! You must be an active subscriber to access this content! Please Login below or Subscribe!