November 15, 2007 RSS feed / News

Cook of the Week

David White is retired from the prison system after nearly three decades, with two of those decades being spent working in the Texas prison system. More...

Annual Christmas food drive announced

The 26th annual Spirit of Christmas Food Drive, sponsored by Brookshire Grocery Co. and the Chandler Lions Club, begins on Saturday, Nov. 17. The food drive provides food for needy families in the Chandler area at Christmas. More...

Mounds of dirt piling up in the yard?

about unwanted mounds of dirt and unsightly round tunnels in your lawn? You are not alone! I have been receiving numerous calls about gophers and moles this fall. More...

Meals on Wheels

Menu November 19-23 (Milk served with meals) Orange Juice Served in Centers MON: Chicken nuggets, onion rings, Italian blend vegetables, roll, Mandarin oranges TUE: Sweet & sour meatballs with rice, broccoli with cheese, roll, More...

Sent with love

Countywide project for troops brings `overwhelming' response

Ruth Lang has the kind of face where a smile loves to live. Add to that the warm voice and the pink uniform jacket, and it's pretty difficult to imagine her getting riled up about much. But she begs to differ. More...

Christmas Tour of Homes to feature four homes

Annual Tour of Homes

The 2007 Christmas Tour of Homes sponsored by Women's Unity Fellowship will feature four unique homes decorated for the holidays. The Tour will be Sunday, December 2, from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and Monday, December 3, from 6:00-9:00 p.m. More...

Basic training graduate

Private Coy Powell of Brownsboro has graduated from Army Basic Training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina. In attendance were his parents, Rick and Lisa Dunklin, brothers Chris Powell and Justin Dunklin. More...

Honoring America's Veterans

Above Billy Beasley presents a speech on courage and veterans to Murchison ISD students. Right, Samual Hopkins speaks to a packed gymnasium at Brownsboro High School. Hopkins spoke of the necessity of serving one's country. More...

Babysitter's Boot Camp this Saturday

The Smith County Chapter, American Red Cross will hold a Babysitter's Boot Camp on Saturday, November 17, 2007 to individuals interested in becoming an American Red Cross certified Babysitter. More...

Here's to you America

The following individuals are proudly serving the United States of America in the Armed Forces. The Chandler, Brownsboro, Moore Station, Murchison and Lake Palestine communities are proud of you! More...

Brownsboro ISD MENU

November 19-23 (Milk served with meals)

BREAKFAST MON: Ready-to-eat cereal, Graham crackers, juice TUE: Cinnamon roll WED - FRI Thanksgiving holidays LUNCH CES & BES MON: Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, hot rolls TUE: Hot ham & cheese sandwich, French More...

Witches, Demons and Torturers

"Ignorance is a sin, but there should be a law aganst it." -Ben Franklin (Note to the reader: I planned this piece for Halloween. However, the content frightened me to such an extent that I had to set it aside. More...

Checklist Charlie

Hospital gift checklist #2

The first rule of helping friends at the hospital is: "Take Care of the Caretaker." The patient is being cared for by a world of professional folks, like doctors and nurses, plus family. More...

CBACC new members

Artesian Plumbing has joing the Chandler and Brownsboro Area Chamber of Commerce. From left to right, Gracie Nixon, Jamie Waters, Timothy Waters, Jim Moffeit, Joe Selman, Bertha Pritchard join in the plaque presentation ceremony. More...