October 18, 2007 RSS feed / News

Cook of the Week

When Sue Hite came to Brownsboro four years ago, it was to be closer to her family, a move enunciated by the knowledge that there are over three generations of the family in town. More...

Fifty golden years

Bill Boyd of Van, Texas and Norma Harden of Tyler, Texas were married at First Assembly of God Church in Chandler, Texas on October 11, 1957 by the late Rev. M.A. Wallace. They now reside in Edom, Texas. More...

Abandoned property list released

Susan Combs, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts has released the annual list of individuals with abandoned property amounting to $250 or more. This notice is required by Texas Property Code Section 74.201. More...

Low-cost vaccination, microchip clinic Saturday

This Saturday, October 20 from 2-4 p.m., Friends of the Animals will hold a low-cost vaccination clinic for all area residents. More...

Final remarks on the 2007 Pow Wow

Colton Crowell Statesman: What is your favorite part of the Pow Wow? Colton: I like the slide the best! Statesman: You were in the Pee Wee rodeo. Did you win anything? Colton: I won a chicken in the Chicken Scramble contest. More...

Ben Wheeler Community Crafters annouce year-end meetings

Thursday, October 18th promises to be a great creative experience. The third Thursday of the month is dedicated to general crafting and scrap booking. Terri Bevans has plans for creating a "Christ- Centered Home" wooden plaque. More...

Henderson County 4-H Chili Bonanza & Auction

A 4-H chili bonanza and auction, sponsored by the Henderson County Adult Leaders and Parents Association will be held Saturday, November 3, 2007, at 6pm. It will be in the Henderson County Senior Citizens Building, Athens. More...

State sales tax collections increase 7%;

Comptroller Combs delivers $443 Million to local governments

(Austin)-Texas Comptroller Susan Combs reports the state took in $1.62 billion dollars in sales tax in September, a 7 percent increase over September 2006. More...

Story Time for Preschoolers - not just a summer program

Story Time for Preschoolers, a Chandler Public Library program designed to sow the seeds of learning and encourage mental growth in preschool children, has begun its second year as a year-round program. More...

Checklist Charlie

Apprenticeship Parenting

Parenting can be overwhelming. Humans are complicated and parenting could easily be the trickiest challenge of all, particularly when you consider that each child is uniquely different from his siblings. More...

Delta Kappa Gamma Society holds monthly meeting

Miss Sandy Whitney of El Paso was the guest speaker at the annual dinner of the five Smith County chapters of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International. More...