June 21, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Another water well is a necessity

Water wells are not the type of topic that thrills most readers. But if new homes or businesses come to Chandler – a more thrilling topic for many – then the city must find a location for a seventh water well.  More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

A brand new idea

God made you and broke the mold! Every single baby is a brand-new idea from the mind of God. Scan history for your replica; you won’t find it. God tailor-made you. More...

Special Sections

School

UT Tyler, Jarvis Christian College join efforts

(Tyler) – The University of Texas at Tyler announced today its partnership with Jarvis Christian College to offer seamless pathways for students to earn degrees and further enhance higher education in East Texas. More...

TJC offers summer activity, athletic camps for ages 3 and up

From animation to athletics, horsemanship to robotics, and scuba to improv comedy, TJC has a summer camp to spark the imagination of any young explorer.  Registration is open for TJC Summer Camps for kids ages 3 and up. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Summer activities around our house

The Screen Doors More...

Something Else

Remembering Tom Holiday

I am thinking of Tom Holiday, a tour director we had years ago during our traveling years. But this is not the one that my newspaper had an obituary for.  More...

News of Record

Henderson County Sheriff’s Report

Woman in stolen vehicle flees (Athens) – A Eustace woman wanted on several outstanding warrants was arrested in the wee hours of Monday morning, June 4, by one of Henderson County Sheriff Botie Hillhouse’s Deputies after she attempted to More...

Henderson County Attorney’s Report

May 2018

The County Attorney, Clint Davis, wishes to report the following activity in the disposition of cases filed through his office during the month of May 2018 in the County Court at Law, County Court at Law No. 2, and County Court. More...

Signs of growth

New businesses, homes approved for Chandler

In a city council meeting that lasted well over two hours there was an underlying them of growth throughout all the discussion. More...

CO issued, Brownsboro set to repair roadways

In early September dirt will begin to turn in Henderson County’s oldest city as $2 million in road repairs will commence.  The Brownsboro City Council signed off on $2,041,000 in certificates of obligation during its June 14 meeting that w More...

Market approved for modification

Changes are coming to the Main Street Market following approval by the Chandler Planning and Zoning Commission along with the Chandler City Council.  The original idea behind the market was to give local farmers a place to sell their produce, bu More...

Community News - Free Access

Gospel concert to be at Macedonia Baptist Church

The Prayze Factor People’s Choice Awards Inspired Artists Tour is bringing inspiring artists to the front of the gospel music industry with a 20 city tour throughout the U.S., Canada, and the Bahamas. More...

Leagueville Baptist Summer Jamboree

The Leagueville Baptist Church youth group is going to New York City for a mission trip in July and are still working hard to raise the necessary funds for the trip.  More...

Community News

AREA HAPPENINGS

Monthly Events Brownsboro ISD School Board meets the second Monday of the month 6pm in the Administration Building. For more info call 903-852-3701. Brownsboro City Council meets the second Thursday of the month at 5pm, at City Hall. More...

Sports

Bell goes to Louisiana Lafayette

Former Brownsboro Bear standout, Jamal Bell, is leaving TJC to continue his football career, at Louisiana Lafayette. TJC Coach Danny Palmer said, ”Jamal was a qualifier out of high school, so he could go on to a four-year school anytime. More...

Writer's Corner

Thank you, my friends

How did I survive my 20s?

Part 1 of 3   The entertainment value of this article will depend on whether I remember it in a humorous way. Now that I’m in my 50s, I feel free to remember events in any way I choose, or not at all. More...

Master Gardener

Three pond plants to try

Claude Monet made water lilies famous with his numerous paintings of them adorning the lake under his Japanese footbridge. The scenes are beautiful, tranquil and mesmerizing. You, too, can have a pond filled with water lilies.  More...

Chandler Chamber News

4th of July Celebration More...