November 16, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Flag donated to Museum

The Chandler Lions Club has dedicated the efforts of their group to serving – those at home and away.  For several years the Lions Club has provided care packages to the men and women serving in the United States military.   More...

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Flag presentation

During the Veterans Day program on Friday, Michael Torres presented Rusty and Robin Goodwin with an American Flag in honor of their son, Spc. Alexander Missildine, who was recently killed in the line of duty. Missildine, a 2015 Robert E. More...

Cops Cruiser Stuffer Toy Drive

The Chandler Police Explorers will be hosting this year’s Cops Cruiser Stuffer Toy Drive at Winchester Park from 6pm to 9pm on Saturday, December 2, 2017. More...

Texas Primary Election information

Betty Holland, Chairman of the Republican Party of Henderson County announced that Political Candidates must complete an Application for a Place on the Ballot between November 11, 2017 and December 11, 2017 in order to be on the ballot for the Texas More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Georgia Faye Starkey

Services for Georgia Bunker Starkey, 91, of Chandler were held on Monday, October 30, 2017 at 10:30am at Chandler United Methodist Church with Reverend Bryan Harkness officiating. Mrs. Starkey passed away on Thursday, October 26, 2017.  More...

Carolyn Lindsey

Carolyn Lindsey, age 84, of Brownsboro, passed away on November 10, 2017 in Tyler. She was born on July 24, 1933 to Victor Carlton Cook and Loreda Mae Camp Cook in Frankston, Texas. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Celebrating Thanksgiving way back when

With Thanksgiving just a week away, it’s time for me to recall the many great times I had with my family enjoying good food and fellowshipping around our dinner table on Thanksgiving Day. More...

Something Else

How did they know?

This is a story I heard about several years ago and a reprint of the story I wrote about it in 2012. I think about this subject often and want to share it again. More...

Supper proves to be souper

The Chandler Historical Society held its annual Souper Supper on Veteran’s Day and made sure to honor the nation’s finest that were in attendance. More...

Drainage first, streets next

Brownsboro council discusses improvements for city hall and city streets

The City of Brownsboro has several options when it comes to fixing the city’s streets, but first, drainage must be addressed.  More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

Study Your Children

Crankcase oil coursed my dad’s veins. He repaired engines for a living. Dad loved machines. God gave my dad a mechanical moron, a son who couldn’t differentiate between a differential and a brake disc. Dad tried to teach me. More...

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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...

School

FFA Auction set for Dec. 2

Brownsboro FFA will host its annual “All You Can Eat Chili Supper” and auction on Saturday, Dec. More...

Elementary campuses host Donuts with Dad

The Chandler/Brownsboro elementary school’s Parent Teacher Organizations hosted their annual Donuts with Dad Nov. 9-10, bringing hundreds of fathers and grandfathers out early to the school. More...

BHS Band rates ‘Superior’

On Saturday, November 4, the Brownsboro High School band traveled to Nacogdoches to compete in the National Association of Military Bands competition held at Homer Bryce Stadium on the campus of Stephen F. Austin State University. More...

Sports

Bears go to the playoffs

How do you describe the different emotions that went through Bear Stadium Friday night? Well, I’ll answer that, you really don’t. More...

Bearette Happenings

Just catching up on some honors won by our Bearettes and former Bearettes. In Regional Cross-Country, sophomore Laura Escamilia placed 46th out of over 200 runners in Grand Prairie. Laura ran a time of 13:07 over the up and down grass course. More...

Bearette Basketball

The Brownsboro Bearettes began the 2017 basketball campaign with a road sweep of the Van Lady Vandals.  The 7th grade B team got the evening started with a 17-4 victory. The Bearettes were led by Makenna Mekalip’s 6 points. More...

Writer's Corner

Thank you, my friends

Planting cupcakes

The spiritual law of sowing and reaping is always at work, but, as my Pastor recently said, just because you give $10 doesn’t mean you get back $20 or $100 – but there is always a reward. More...

Master Gardener

The people in your garden: Josiah Gregg

If you are a gardener, you may know of plants named for Josiah Gregg. If you are a historian interested in the Southwest, you may have come across Gregg’s writings. More...

Hend. County Extension Agent’s Report

Winterizing your home and ranch

With the first frost of the year coming a little early this year I thought winterizing your home and Farm would be a timely topic. When going into the winter we must prepare our home, ranch, and equipment to save us both time and money. More...