Dallas Arms Collectors Association

The true Christmas gift

Christmas is a wonderful time of the year. There are dinners, events, parties, family and friends galore. The memories will be created and forever remembered. Many will be missed, while others are just beginning. It is truly a time of giving. From the delightful treats that are baked for each other, to the gifts given, or those cards exchanged. The […]

Commissioner Stanford warned about consequences of probation violation in court

Leon County Commissioner Dean Stanford who pled guilty to misdemeanor assault after beating his wife, Christi, was in the Leon County Historical Courthouse courtroom on Friday afternoon. There was a bailiff, two sheriff’s deputies, two or three people from the probation dept. Two reporters, Christi Stanford, along with victims advocate Tanya Foster and a supporter, ten to twelve onlookers and […]

Leon County writer finishes first sci-fi novel

Calypso Founding

Don Hervey does not think he is too old to start writing novels. In July 2017 at 76, Hervey picked up his laptop and started writing about an idea that had been churning in his imagination for years. Five months later he finished drafts of the first three of the books in what he terms The Gravida 2 Saga. It […]


Kyler and Kaden Reed were all smiles with Santa at Citizens State Bank! SORRY! A SUBSCRIPTION IS REQUIRED! You must be an active subscriber to access this content! Please Login below or Subscribe!

Rhett Read signs early letter of intent with Charlotte

Rhett Read from Leon school has taken advantage of the early signing period to sign a letter of intent with the University of North Carolina Charlotte. Read will be enrolling a semester early and will be able to go through the UNCC spring football and offseason program. Read has a 3.5 grade point average and will transfer eight hours from […]


Addi Hamilton with her prize winning artwork and Santa at Citizens State Bank. SORRY! A SUBSCRIPTION IS REQUIRED! You must be an active subscriber to access this content! Please Login below or Subscribe!

Trent Ashby

District 57 House of Representatives

As we join together with family and friends this Christmas, it is my hope that amidst the hustle and bustle we will give pause to reflect on the real reason for the holiday season. With all of the fanfare and pageantry surrounding the holidays – from gift giving and stocking stuffing, to bright lights and extravagant decorations – we often […]


Eleven Fort Hood Soldiers came to Centerville today, December 13, 2018 to volunteer their time to hang sheetrock in the VFW building located on Hwy 75. More soldiers are expected to come tomorrow to help for a 2nd day as well. These young men were working hard today so we were able to get a few pictures in case you […]

Cooking Country

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. By the time you get this Christmas will be a sweet memory but New Year’s Day will be within a week. Every year I write about black-eyed peas for the occasion but this year I am simply not ready to give up the Christmas goodies. It has been a long time since I wrote […]