January 3, 2013 RSS feed / Historical

CHANDLER YESTERYEAR

Snuff-dipping grannie

When I was growing up in Chandler in the 1940s, smokeless tobacco was available in two forms—chewing tobacco and snuff. Chewing tobacco was either stringy from a pouch or in a block form called a plug. More...

BROWNSBORO REMEMBERED

The oldest town in the county

According to Judge Faulk's History of Henderson County, Brownsboro is the oldest existing town in the county. It was settled on Kickapoo Creek by John Brown in 1849.  More...