January 8, 2009 RSS feed / News

Barefoot Granny

For many years I was a carpenter. I stayed busy most of the time, but if I could not find work, I would call the Jim Walters Homes Company and they would always let me build a house or two until things picked up. More...

Lake Palestine UMC cookbook

Lake Palestine United Methodist Church has collected the best recipes from group members, family, and friends and compiled them into an attractive, keepsake cookbook. The cookbooks may be purchased from any church member, or at the church. More...

What a buck

Courtesy Photo Michael Flannery bagged this 3-point buck in Pierce's Chapel More...

Here's To You America

The following individuals are proudly serving the United States of America in the Armed Forces. The Chandler and Brownsboro area communities are proud of you! For those who are serving overseas, we await your safe return. More...

Local Soldier makes many proud

Pvt. Joseph Wayne Watts, a Brownsboro High School graduate and a resident of Chandler, is now an Army graduate. Pvt. Watts finished basic training in Fort Sill, Oklahoma. More...

Jauregui - Neill Wedding

The families of Ignacio Jauregui and Lane Barton Neill joyfully announce their marriage. More...

Goals for 21-Year-Olds

"Do you think good kids are hereditary?: asked my friend as we walked along in my neighborhood. She was experiencing a rough patch with one of her kids and she was wondering why my children seemed so easy. I laughed. More...

Meals on Wheels Menu

Jan. 12 - 16 (Milk served with meals) Orange juice served in centers MON: Chicken tenders, mashed potatoes, green beans, wheat bread, banana TUES: Meatballs/gravy, noodles, zucchini medley, wheat bread, More...

Child care conferrence presenter: Don't forget Dad!

(Article originally written by Robert Burns, 903- 834-6191, rdburns@ tamu.edu. Some child care centers are dad-friendly, some not so much, said a Texas AgriLife Extension Service expert, Dr. More...

Business Review

Now is a great time to shop locally

It's time to begin a new year. What better way to save money than to shop locally, where quality service combined with a convenient location makes for a great saving. Wagon Wheel Antique Mall Got an antique to buy or sell? More...

Scouts at Clements Scouts Ranch enjoy visit from helicopter

It's a beautiful, sunny winter's day at the Clements Scout Ranch, southwest of Athens. Just inside the main entrance of the ranch, a few dozen boy scouts are enjoying a pick-up game of football on an expanse of open field. More...

Silent auction proceeds go to Cummings family

The Chandler/Brownsboro Football and Cheer Organization recently held their annual End of the Season Banquet. More...

Slipping on the highway

Nathan Straus Photo This truck lost traction just before the intersection of Highway 31 and FM 314 going into Brownsboro. Its rear end slid into the ditch. No damage or injuries were reported, and the truck soon left the ditch. More...