story of the Buena Vista Community

Our Flag, How to Honor It

"Eyewitness of Life in Shelby County in 1835 Under Mexican Rule"

The International Boundary Line between Texas and United States

The Truitt Family of Shelby County

Robert L. Parker  1830-1916

Shelbyville During The Republic Of Texas

History of Shelbyville First United Methodist Church

Haslam and the Pickering Lumber Company

Fire of 1911

Creation of the Town of Center

Center: Home of the Irish Castle

Center: Home of the Irish Castle, part 2

Center Post Office Mural

Odds and Ends

Early Day Officials of Shelby County

Center in 1873

East Hamilton, a mystery in the forest

History of Steamboats on the Sabine River

John C. Rogers Drug Company

Old Recipes

Thirteen Days to Glory

Milton Irish--A True Texas Hero

A Brief History of Waterman

History of Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church

Sam Weaver, Shelby County Surveyor

The Poison Wedding Supper

Capital of Texas once in Louisiana

Mier Expedition

Killer at the Casement:  A Texas Mystery

Murder of Marlie Childs, continued

Community of Short

Texas Joins the Union

Test Your Knowledge on Presidents

Answers to last week’s President Quiz

Murder in Shelbyville (Regulator-Moderator War)

Regulator-Moderator War, part II

Regulator-Moderator War, part III

Regulator-Moderator War, Part IV

Huxley, Texas

Methodist Churches of Shelby County

Methodist Churches of Shelby County 2

St. Mark’s United Methodist Church

Here Lies Texas and Tells the Truth, too

Tenaha, Timpson, Bobo and Blair

Civilian Conservation Corps

William Brittain, Pioneer Baptist Minister

Samuel Weaver, Stealing of County Records

Historical Sites

Shelby County-Part of Her Early Story

Shelby County – Part of Her Early Story, Part II

District of Tenehaw

Timpson, Texas

Timpson, Texas _ Part II

Early Citizens of Shelby County

Shelby County in the News

Three-Legged Willie

It Made the Paper

Citizens of Buck Snort

The Big Ditch

A Piece of History, 1919 Model T Ford

Early Schools of Shelby County

Paxton Community

Personal Remembrance of Paxton School

Arney and Dock, Part 2

Sabine River

Southern Hospitality

A Collection of Biographies

Biographies, Part II

Biographies III

Biographies IV

Polly Hotel

Woodrow Foster2

Tenaha, Neighbors

History of Tennessee Community &Methodist Church

Y.W. Rogers

Buck Snort

History of James Truitt Family

History of James Truitt Family, part II

Childhood Recollections of WWII

WW II Memories, part 2

The Battle of San Jacinto

San Jacinto, part 2

Center Schools

Ferries and Boats


Fox Hunting in Shelby County

When Cotton was King

Blair Community

C.B. January’s “Pine Ridge” Store

First Christian Church

1885 Courthouse

1885 Courthouse, pt 2

Commissioners’ Book of Minutes

Made the News

Made the News, pt 2

Center PTA

Ripples of Muddy Water

Arcadia Community

Waterman Community

Syrup Making

Wedgeworth School

Andrew Jackson Truitt

A.J. Truitt, part 2

Hot of the Press

Hot Off the Press, 3

Rio Theatre

Shelby County Jail