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Family Life Center ready to serve

On Sunday, July 16 a Consecration service and luncheon for the First United Methodist Church’s new Family Life Center was held. Approximately 225 people were served. (Courtesy photo)   More...

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News

July a busy month for Sheriff’s department

Late-night traffic stop leads to Meth charge (Athens) – A 60-year-old man was stopped near Payne Springs after midnight Thursday and ended up in the Henderson County Jail facing charges of possession of methamphetamine according to Sheriff Bot More...

New home for praise

First United Methodist Church of Chandler welcomes all to joint them in praise and worship in the newly opened Family Life Center. (Courtesy photo)   More...

Fraudulent Automated Calls Being Made

(Austin) The Office of Inspector General would like to alert everyone to fraudulent automated calls being made to citizens in Texas and elsewhere by individuals posing as being with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Inspector General’s O More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Chandler’s First Methodist Church

The First Methodist Church, one of the Chandler area’s oldest churches, dates back to the 1870s when a group of Methodist came to Stillwater and started having services. More...

Something Else

Beautiful music / beautiful lyrics

When you put beautiful music and beautiful lyrics together, what do you usually get? A beautiful song, of course! Today, I’d like to feature one of my favorite singer/ songwriters, Marty Robbins. More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

On behalf of the Morris Family and Union Hill Baptist Church I would like to express our gratitude and appreciation for the love and respect shown by the churches and communities of Brownsboro and Chandler concerning the recent passing of our friend More...

Community mourns loss of ‘faithful servant’

“You are perfect in all of your ways. More...

BBB warns about roofing scam

BBB serving Central East Texas is alerting consumers about an East Texas roofing and construction business after several consumers filed complaints alleging the business did not complete projects, deliver materials, or refund their money.  More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

Stay Focused on God

You could read David’s story in the Bible and wonder what God saw in him. He fell as often as he stood, he stumbled as often as he conquered. More...

Community News - Free Access

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...

Obituaries - Free Access

Trevor Morris

A celebration of the Life of Trevor Morris 39, Murchison was held Tuesday July 18, 2017 at 10am at Rock Hill Baptist Church with Bro. Buddy Johnson and Bro. More...

Betty Jewel Olson Edwards

Services for Betty Jewel (Olson) Edwards, 75, of Murchison, were scheduled for Friday, July 14, 2017 at 10am at Barton’s Chapel Assembly of God in Murchison with Rev. Terry Thomison officiating. More...

Sports

Chandler’s Warriors and Cubs play in championship tournament

The Chandler Warriors and Chandler Cubs represented CSA in the District Tournament held in Emory, July 10-14. The two teams were playing for the Championship on Friday. More...

BHS Cheerleaders hold summer mini-camp

The Brownsboro High School cheerleaders and sponsor, Jaycie Rinehart, conducted a mini cheer camp July 10- 13 for children entering Kindergarten through 6th grade. It was a great week with over 30 campers. More...

Writer's Corner

Master Gardener

Free presentation on herbs offered

Henderson County Master Gardener Association (HCMGA) is proud to host Ann McCormick, aka the Herb’n Cowgirl, as she presents “Homegrown Herb Garden” on Thursday, July 27, 6 to 7pm, Cedar Creek Library, 410 E Cedar Creek Parkway, Sev More...

Financial Focus

Match goals with the right investments

Not all investments are created equal. Some are better suited for short-term goals, while others can help you build resources for objectives far in the future. More...

Let’s talk real estate

Representing seller and buyer

Someone asked me the other day if I could represent both the seller and the buyer in a real estate transaction. The answer is “yes,” but there are some strict regulations.  More...