Leon County Sheriff’s Report



11/22/17 Deputy Chad Hill dispatched to Padgett Street in Marquez in reference to an unwanted person complaint. One arrested and transported to the Leon County Jail.Deputy Chad Hill dispatched to CR 2692 in Buffalo in reference to a disturbance complaint. Report made.11/23/17 Deputy Stephen Pate dispatched to S/B I=45 (MM 152) in Leona in reference to an abandoned vehicle. Report […]

Community Calendar



Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 991 will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 at our meeting hall at 927 Gardner Drive in Palestine Texas. Our meetings are open to the public and everyone is welcome. Chapter #991 services communities in a six-county area with veteran’s assistance to families and organizations in need of these services. Our […]

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Several students from the Centerville NJHS & NHS chapter recently served and enjoyed the Thanksgiving meal at the Centerville Nursing home. They are Amy Stovall, Quentin Parrish, James Bodine, Kayla Wilson, NJHS adviser, Donna Bodine, and Olivia Hastings. Contributed photo SORRY! A SUBSCRIPTION IS REQUIRED! You must be an active subscriber to access this content! Please Login below or Subscribe!

District 8 Farm and Ranch Seminar set for December 14th



A multi-county Farm and Ranch Seminar for farmers and ranchers conducted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in District 8 is scheduled for December 14, 2017. The District 8 Farm and Ranch Seminar will be offered at the Pridgeon Community Center, located at 351 Cooks Lane in Franklin. Private Applicators License holders must obtain 15 hours of CEUs every […]

Texas Crop and Weather Report:

Low grain prices bad for farmers but good for livestock producers

COLLEGE STATION – Plentiful grain supplies likely mean low crop prices for farmers but lower costs for livestock producers looking for feed options through winter, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economist. Dr. Mark Welch, AgriLife Extension grains marketing economist, College Station, said the expected drier weather pattern through winter could cause problems for cattle producers’ winter pastures and […]

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BUFFALO LIVESTOCK REPORT



Sale Date: 12-2-17Head Count: 2002Last Week: 2531Sellers: 295Buyers: 64Cutter Cows………………….42-62Fat Cows………………………40-61Canner Cows…………………35-50Slaughter Bulls Steady/DownHeavy Bulls………………….60-78Light Bulls……………………65-90Cow/Calf Pairs & Bred Cows Choice Pairs…………………………….N/TGood Pairs……………..1450-1700Plain Pairs……………..1025-1400Bred Cows 3-6 Yr Old……….950-1675Steer/Bull Calves & YearlingsSome plainer, hard to placecalves below these figures.150-200 lbs……………….155-235200-300 lbs……………….150-220300-400 lbs……………….145-207400-500 lbs……………….140-205500-600 lbs……………….130-177 600-700 lbs……………….120-155700-800 lbs……………….110-139Heifer Calves & YearlingsSome plainer, hard to placecalves below these figures.150-200 lbs……………….140-220200-300 lbs……………….135-185300-400 lbs……………….130-170400-500 lbs……………….120-160500-600 […]

BRAZOS VALLEY LIVESTOCK REPORT



Date of Sale: 11-28-17Total Receipts: 1346Total Sellers: 226Total Buyers: 56Feeder Steers- Med/Large #1200-300…………………….. 185-220300-400…………………….. 180-217400-500…………………….. 160-188500-600…………………….. 155-167600-700…………………….. 140-157700-800…………………….. 135-141Med/Large #1-2’s200-300…………………….. 170-180300-400…………………….. 165-175 400-500…………………….. 150-158500-600…………………….. 144-154600-700…………………….. 130-138Feeder Heifers – Med/Large #1200-300…………………….. 162-175300-400…………………….. 155-175400-500…………………….. 140-162500-600…………………….. 135-145600-700…………………….. 128-135700-800…………………….. 120-130Feeder Heifers – Med/Large #1-2200-300…………………….. 150-160300-400…………………….. 144-154400-500…………………….. 130-138500-600…………………….. 128-134 600-700…………………….. 120-127Stocker CowsPalpated Cows………….. 850-1400Cow/Calf PairsChoice……………………………… NAGood………………………………… NAPlain……………………….. 950-1150Slaughter BullsHigh Yield 1-2…………………… NALower Yielding…………. 62-78.50Slaughter CowsShelly […]

ANDERSON CO. LIVESTOCK REPORT



Date of Sale: 11-15-17Head Count: 427Buyers: 43Sellers: 61Steers/Bull Calves & Yearlings200-300………………….1.45-2.15300-400………………….1.35-2.07 400-500…………………..1.27-1.81500-600……………………1.20-1.47600-700……………………1.15-1.51700-800……………………1.00-1.25Heifers Calves & Yearlings200-300…………………..1.35-1.85300-400…………………..1.30-1.77400-500…………………..1.25-1.50 500-600……………………1.18-1.57600-700……………………1.05-1.30700-800………………………85-1.25SlaughterCows…………………………….35-62Slaughter Bulls…………….. 55-72Bred Cows……………… 750-2050Pairs…………………….. 1250-2100 SORRY! A SUBSCRIPTION IS REQUIRED! You must be an active subscriber to access this content! Please Login below or Subscribe!

GROESBECK LIVESTOCK REPORT



Date of Sale: 11-30-17Head Count: 854Sellers: 116Buyers: 46Boner……………………………59-65Breaker…………………………….—-Cutters………………………….65-71Thin Cows…………………….42-52Bulls Yield Grade 1&2…………….76-82Bulls Yield Grade 3&4…..70-76 Stocker CowsYoung Bred Cows…..1000-1500Older Plain Cows……..750-1100Good Choice Pairs…………….NTCommon Medium Pair.1100-1400Stocker & FeederCalves & YearlingsSteers Good & Choice200-300……………………………—-300-400…………………….145-205 400-500…………………….145-195500-600…………………….140-177600-700…………………….110-132700-800…………………….100-133Heifers Good & Choice300-400…………………….138-170400-500…………………….135-165500-600…………………….130-155600-700…………………….125-142700-800………………………..85-95 SORRY! A SUBSCRIPTION IS REQUIRED! You must be an active subscriber to access this content! Please Login below or Subscribe!