March 30, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

WUF takes care of others in community

The late boxer Muhammad Ali once said, “Service is the rent we pay for the space we occupy.”  That mantra is one that the members of the Women’s Unity Fellowship group believe in to the letter. More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

What is Worship?

Exactly what is worship? I like King David’s definition:  “O magnify the LORD with me, and let us exalt His name together” (Psalm 34:3 NASB). Worship is the act of magnifying God. Enlarging our vision of him. More...

Special Sections

Sports

Bearettes defeat Van

Brownsboro Bearettes took the lead late and defeated Van 6-2 on Tuesday in a district matchup. Bearette trailed 2-1 going into the bottom of the sixth inning when Chelsea Foster tripled down the right field foul line, driving in two runs.   More...

Bears strike hard against Van

Last Tuesday, Jake Conner, senior and pitcher for the Brownsboro Bears, took to the mound with a zen-like focus, and in the end went error free, and in a shut-out led his team to victory. More...

BHS players honored

Brownsboro High School basketball players have been receiving quite a few accolades on the county, region, district and state levels.  Three of the top names from Brownsboro basketball have been Tamaria Manning, Kenneth Woods and Jamal Bell.&nbs More...

Writer's Corner

Master Gardener

Meet an assassin

While cutting down the dead leaves on an African iris (Dietes), I came upon several milkweed assassin bug nymphs (Zelus longipes). I was very excited to see them in my garden.  More...

Chandler Nursing Center News

A special thank you to our volunteers for the month of March. Harmon’s Chapel brought in another wonderful service on March 5. Members of the First United Methodist Church brought fantastic Bible studies and music on March 6 and 13. The Rev. More...

Financial Focus

Teach your children well… about finances and investing

High debt levels… lack of savings… the inability to budget – these problems all have several causes, but one of them is almost certainly financial illiteracy. More...

MISD: Teaching through sports

Most us at some point in our lives have heard or read or seen the following verse from the Bible – Proverbs 22:6. The scripture reads, “Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it.”  More...

Longtime musicians honored

Thelma Wallace has been playing the piano and organ for as long as she can remember. At the age of 85, the Chandler resident, recalled just loving the idea of playing music.  Through the years, Mrs. More...

Photos Wanted

The Henderson County Livestock Show is next week. We are seeking pictures from the event of participants from the Brownsboro and Chandler area. More...

News

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...

Chamber golf tourney time

The annual Chandler Chamber of Commerce golf tournament will be April 21 at the Pine Springs Golf Club in Tyler. More...

School Board entertained by students

The Brownsboro Independent School District board of trustees received a treat at their monthly meeting in March. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Spool tractors

As a youngster in the 1940s, I can remember the fun I had sitting on the wooden plank floor of our front porch, racing my two “spool tractors” across the uneven boards. More...

Something Else

How to do Self CPR

This is a copy of a column I wrote a few years ago. i feel it is worth repeating and hope it will help someone who might need this information.  More...

My five cents…

Sen. Robert Nichols, Senate District 3

Many times the pace of the legislative session can get a little hectic. I often tell my staff that session is more like a marathon than a sprint. More...