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World Class Fishing

Enjoy the natural beauty of Shelby County on Toledo Bend Reservoir and Lake Pinkston.

Visit Historic Shelby County!

Historic sites dot the landscape throughout Shelby County.

Shelby County Chamber of Commerce

Historic Shelby County Jail home to Shelby County Chamber of Commerce

John D. Windham Civic Center

26,000 square foot facility hosts events of any size.

RIO Theater

Preserved movie theater with first run movies

Welcome to Shelby County… Gateway to the Texas Forest Country

On behalf of the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce, we welcome you to our website!

Shelby County is a myriad of untapped resources. From our historic courthouse, to our historic museum, and to the lakes and landscapes of our beautiful area, we invite you to read further about our community and we extend a special invitation for you to visit us soon.

We've got a friendly, down to earth quality to our community and promise you won't meet a stranger.

Visit our calendar of events page and plan to attend two of the most picturesque festivals in the South, along with a multitude of fishing and recreational activities offered in the area, all throughout the year.

    The Shelby County Rainbow Room sponsored a Ribbon Tree on the grounds of the Historic 1885 Courthouse in Center, Texas to bring awareness of Child Abuse and Prevention. They tied a blue ribbon to represent each child who was the victim of abuse in the last year.

Welcome New Members!
Twogether Designs

Offering Embroidery and Custom Printed Apparel.
Printed Apparel: They have 1000's of customizable designs for shirts,
sports uniforms, jerseys, hats, bags, blankets and so much more!
Embroidery: Personalilze any item with a name, monogram, applique,
company logo, custom design and more.
They have 100's of produsts to choose from.
Stop by and see what they can do for you!
411 Hurst Street (with Liberty Tax Service), Center, Texas
Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting on April 22nd at 2:00 p.m.


Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting on Wednesday, April 23rd at 11:00 a.m.
Boutuque de Luxe is a women’s clothing boutique that specializes in the most up-to-date, trendy apparel, jewelry and more. They take great pride in their merchandise and strive to ensure that you are able to shop the most fashionable, in-style apparel and accessories.

 At Boutique de Luxe, they are continually receiving new clothing and accessories and updating their store with the latest looks. They invite you to come in and explore new possibilities for your wardrobe with reasonable prices and quality merchandise. Their friendly staff in Center, Texas can assist and guide you in selecting the perfect piece of jewelry, jeans and more.


The 7th Annual Health & Fitness Fair was a huge success!
A big thank you to all involved!

Congratulations to the Winners!

 Grand Champions
Wild Willis Kookers      

Reserve Champions
Team Rage


The Shelby County Chamber of Commerce is organized to promote and advance economic enrichment and development, tourism and the social and civic interest of Shelby County and adjoining areas.