November 27, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Tour of Homes celebrates silver anniversary

This December marks the 25-year anniversary of the Tour of Homes. Women's Unity Fellowship is holding their annual Christmas Tour of Homes Monday, December 8 from 6-9 p.m. More...

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News

HCMG: The Pretty Possum Haw

Have you been out in your garden lately? There is beauty to be found in every season. In fact, winter brings its own set of treasures for us to enjoy. More...

Henderson County Sheriff's Report

Henderson County Sheriff's Office Deputy D. Wright was dispatched to make contact with a caller November 15 in reference to a subject assaulting a child. More...

"Mama Dude" celebrates 102 years

“Mrs. Eddie Sowels Manoy was born November 20, 1912. This year she celebrated 102 years on God's earth,” Sharron Sowels said. “She is known to many in the Moore Station Community as Mama Dude. More...

Sports

Bears too much for Fightin' Indians

Brownsboro Bears boys basketball teams faced the Jacksonville “Fightin'” Indians November 21 in Brownsboro for the first official game of the season. Wins were had by all teams, 73-59, 50-45 and 47-46. More...

Bearettes swat the Hornets

Brownsboro Bearettes basketball team faced the Hornets in Athens November 18. The girls had an all-around great night, coming away with wins of 80-38, 60-19 and 38-10. Varsity Bearettes finished the night 80-38. More...

What's new with Chandler PD

The Chandler Police Department has seen some recent changes – both in personnel and in the ways they patrol. Chandler Police Officer and Code Enforcement Officer Adam Estes resigned from Chandler PD to begin a career in the oil field. More...

Trees on Parade

Holiday in the Park set for December 6

As songs on the radio are no doubt already proclaiming – it's the most wonderful time of the year. More...

School

BES Best Bears

Best Bears for the week of November 17-21 are PKAM – Ryder Watkerson, PKPM – Wyatt Metcalf, KA – Arabella Lowrance, KB – Emily Dingler, KC – Addison Vermeulen, KD &ndash More...

CES Library Ambassadors

“The Library Ambassador program at Chandler Elementary Library continues to be a great success,” Library Aide Julie Henry said. More...

Robotics Team

B rownsboro and Chandler Intermediate fourth, fifth and sixth grade Robotics team. The teams competed October 31 and November 18 at the Region VII Education Services Center in Kilgore. Courtesy photo More...

Obituaries

SUSAN M. BOMBARD

Services for Susan M. Bombard, 70, of Chandler, were held November 19 at Tyler Memorial Funeral Home. Internment followed at Tyler Memorial Park Cemetery. Bombard died Nov. 15, 2014 in Coffee City. She was born Dec. 31, 1943, in McComb, Mississippi. More...

MARY LOU BARTON MOSS

Services for Mary Lou Barton Moss, 93, of Brownsboro, were held November 21 at Jennings Mountain Cemetery. Burial was under direction of Chandler Memorial Funeral Home. Moss died Nov. 18, 2014 in Chandler. More...

Historical

Observing Thanksgiving

The Pilgrims are credited with starting the tradition of Thanksgiving in America. However, declaring Thanksgiving Day a national holiday required the action of two of our most famous presidents—Abraham Lincoln and Franklin D. Roosevelt. More...