July 28, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Blueberries, blueberries, blueberries

In just a few days, blueberry season will be declared over for 2016. More...

Special Sections

News

New Chamber member

The Chandler Chamber of Commerce presented a plaque for new members to Phil’s Auto Repair located at 7958 FM 315 N. in Chandler. You can reach them at 903-849-2040. More...

The Lions Den

Lions start young

The Lions’ Club gets donations locally, nationally and internationally to the projects they request. Most recently a significant donation was given to a Lions’ hospital for dialysis machines. More...

Community News

AREA HAPPENINGS

Monthly Events Brownsboro ISD School Board meets the second Monday of the month at 6pm in the Administration Building. For more info call 903-852-3701. Brownsboro City Council meets second Thursday of the month at 5pm, at City Hall. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Looking back to the 30s

The 1930s, coming after the great depression, was known as a decade of hard times in the United States. During this period President Franklin D. Roosevelt initiated a widespread social strategy called the New Deal. More...

Something Else

From Larry the Cable Guy

Here are some direct quotes from Larry: “Everyone concentrates on the problems we are having in our country lately: illegal immigration, hurricane recovery, alligators attacking people in Florida. Not me. More...

Master Gardener

Meet the Masters: Bill Walter

Henderson County Master Gardener Bill Walter is also an amateur entomologist. “In my youth, I had an insect collection that received an honorable mention at the El Paso County Science Fair. More...

Faith Tabernacle celebrates 50 years

More than 350 people were in attendance July 17 as the Faith Tabernacle Church of Deliverance at 817 Edgar St. More...

Daily Devotions

Romans 12:2 – And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is good, and acceptable, and perfect will of God. (KJV) The world is overflowing with different people. More...

Keeping Chandler clear of ‘messiness’

By Becky Holland, editor@c-bstatesman.com Most people, when they see a red piece of paper hanging on the door to their house or business, think, “Oh, oh… something bad is happening,” or “I got a citation.” More...

Obituaries

Vera Ann Peden Williams

Services for Vera Ann Peden Williams, 70, of Chandler were scheduled for Monday, July 25, 2016 at 2pm at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. Danny Bristow officiating. More...

Sports

TTAB 6U State Tournament has officially started

Sunday was the opening ceremony of the TTAB 6U State Tournament in Winchester Park. Lillian Young sang the National Anthem. More...

CSA holds first soccer camp

8U Soccer Camp attendees at the first ever Chandler Sports Association July 13-15. Kids from the ages of 4 through 8 attended the camp. A camp for kids in the 10U division will be held in August. More...

Chandler Warriors 10U

Team Record 35-5 • Division Champions • District Champions

The Warriors have been to state 4 out of the last 5 years between 8U & 10U divisions) trying to win state 2 year out of 3 years attending. More...

Writer's Corner

Cook of the Week

Daphne Hagler

If you were to ask Daphne Hagler, owner of ‘Cake Brake,’ Chandler’s newest bakery, what her favorite thing to do was, she won’t hesitate in telling you her answer. “I have always loved baking and decorating. More...

Financial Focus

Investing: A marathon, not a sprint.

Next week, the 2016 Summer Olympics begin in Rio de Janeiro. One of the most compelling events is the marathon, a 26.2-mile endurance contest with roots dating back to ancient Greece. More...

Rambling Meanderings With Becky & Toby

After much discussion, we have decided that we like living and working in the Chandler Brownsboro area. Years of living and working in the fastpaced world of metropolitan cities and medium sized cities had worn us out. More...