Hilltop Lakes Golf News



July 19, 2018 the Hilltop WGA had 11 ladies come out to play golf. The game of the Day was “ACES”. Winners: ACES – Shirley Schiamara shooting low Net of 68. 1st Low Net – Renee Coody, 2nd Low Net – Georgia Gibson, 3rd Low Net – Marcia Rector. Low Putts – Shirley Schiamara with 28 putts. Birdies – Sandy […]

Albert Grace



Funeral services for Al Grace, age 65, of Marquez, Texas, were held at 10 A.M., Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at the Walters Funeral Home in Centerville, Texas. Rev. Ray Payne officiated the service. Interment was in the Meyers Family Cemetery. Pallbearers: Rono Richardson, Kenneth Alpha, Jim Bob Woodall, Dorin Treadway, Wayne Spiller, David Knight, Chris Knight. Albert Sidney Grace was […]

Henrilois Haynie



Henrilois Haynie passed away peacefully at her home from natural causes surrounded by her sons, David and Clyde, and daughter-in-law, Donna, two weeks before her 101st birthday on July 15, 2018. Mrs. Haynie was born in Redland, TX on July 29, 1917. She was the second child of parents L.C. Wall, Sr., and Lola Neyland Wall. Her siblings were Valda […]

Doris Lee



Graveside services for Doris Lee, age 88, of Centerville, were held 2 P.M., Friday, July 20, 2018 at the Allphin Cemetery outside of Midway, Texas. Grandson, Mitchell Fickey, officiated the service. Pallbearers: Grandsons & Great Grandsons. Doris Marie Lee was born January 20, 1930 in Frost, Texas to John & Rosie (Ellis) Mitchell. As a Baptist Minister’s wife, Doris lived […]

Patricio “Pat” Montano



Patricio “Pat” Montano was born March 17, 1985 in Tlahualilo de Zaragoza, Durango, Mexico to Juan Montano Esquivel & Maria Gradalupe Ponce. His life was tragically cut short July 16, 2018 in Jal, New Mexico at the age of 33 years. A celebration of his life was held at 10 A.M., Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at the Walters’ Buffalo Funeral […]

Leon County Sheriff’s Report



07/11/18 At 2:00 PM, Deputy Jerry Nichols was dispatched to FM 3 S. in Normangee, in reference to a report of theft. A report was made of the incident and the property was entered into the system as stolen. At 4:32 PM, Deputy Tommy Page was dispatched to CR 340 in Jewett, in reference to a report of a stolen […]

Community Calendar



PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT / COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD NOTICE – KOREAN WAR VETERANS MEMORIAL LUNCHEON: Friday, July 27th will be the anniversary of the Armistice that marked the end of fighting in Korea. That conflict has become known as the “Forgotten War.” But the veterans of that war have not been forgotten by the Palestine chapters of the Vietnam Veterans of […]

Texas Crop and Weather Report



COLLEGE STATION – A convergence of weather and market conditions have put a number of Texas beef producers in a tough spot, facing rising supplemental feed prices and lower sale prices at local auctions, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts. Dr. Jason Banta, AgriLife Extension beef cattle specialist, Overton, said extended winter weather led to less carryover of […]

Gardening for Wildlife Workshopset for August 8



The Leon County Master Gardeners will be hosting a workshop titled Gardening for Wildlife on Wednesday, August 8, in the Great Room of Leon County Annex II. The Great Room of Leon County Annex II is located at 155 North Cass Street in Centerville. The program will begin at 12:05 p.m. and will conclude by 1:00 p.m. Richard Parrish, Leon […]

Buffalo Livestock Report



Sale Date: 7-21-18Head Count: 2142Last Week: 1947Sellers: 276Buyers: 64Cutter Cows………………….45-58Fat Cows………………………45-56Canner Cows…………………32-48Slaughter Bulls Steady/DownHeavy Bulls………………….60-85Light Bulls……………………65-91Cow/Calf Pairs & Bred Cows Choice Pairs…………………………….N/TGood Pairs……………….1175-1525Plain Pairs………………950-1150Bred Cows 3-6 Yr Old……….750-1200Steer/Bull Calves & YearlingsSome plainer, hard to placecalves below these figures.150-200 lbs……………….165-215200-300 lbs……………….160-210300-400 lbs……………….145-200400-500 lbs……………….140-180500-600 lbs……………….135-160 600-700 lbs……………….125-148700-800 lbs……………….115-135Heifer Calves & YearlingsSome plainer, hard to placecalves below these figures.150-200 lbs……………….145-205200-300 lbs……………….130-193300-400 lbs……………….130-180400-500 lbs……………….125-160500-600 […]