April 19, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

May is motorcycle month

Brownsboro Mayor Josh Fulgham, left, stands with members of motorcycle groups to proclaim May as Motorcycle Awareness Month. The designation is to remind motorists to keep an eye out for motorcycles and to share the road. More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

He listens

Is God sovereign over your circumstances? Is he mightier than your problem? Does he have answers to your questions? The Bible says yes, yes, and yes! More...

Special Sections

News

National Crime Victims’ Rights Week

Chandler Mayor Libby Fulgham stands with Henderson County HELP Center Executive Director Leslie Saunders to proclaim April 9-14 as National Crime Victims’ Rights Week. More...

Help a Horse Day

(Murchison) - The Pegasus Project Horse Rescue will be taking part in the national celebration of the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) Help A Horse Day and competing for a chance to win grant money to assist wit More...

Celebrate Earth Day on the Neches

Keep Chandler Beautiful is gearing up for a day outdoors as it invites residents to enjoy Earth Day at River Park.  Early forecast calls for overcast skies and high of 66 on Sunday, April 22 as KCB hosts Earth Day events at River Park.  More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Short shorts and high-cut “Cons”

When I was a freshman at Chandler High School in 1950, one of the highlights of that year was when Bill Gwatney, our basketball coach, issued me a pair of Chuck Taylor Converse All-Star sneakers or “tenny shoes” as we called them.  More...

Something Else

My Grandma

My paternal grandmother was quite an unusual lady. She was born on Christmas Day in 1856, in Bibb County, Alabama. More...

Writer's Corner

Thank you, my friends

My buddy, Mrs. Sir

Joyce is my wife’s grandfather’s wife. Yes, that’s a confusing title, but it’s typical of American family relationships today. More...

Master Gardener

Master Gardeners plant sale shares nature’s wonders

The Henderson County Master Gardener’s annual plant sale will be held on April 28, 2018, from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm at the Henderson County Senior Citizen’s Center, 3356 State Hwy 31 E, Athens (next to the rodeo arena). More...

Financial Focus

Keep your investment “ecosystem” healthy

April 22 is Earth Day. First observed in 1970, Earth Day has evolved into an international celebration, with nearly 200 countries holding events to support clean air, clean water and other measures to protect our planet. More...

Council sets path for road bond

Chandler City Council unanimously approved a resolution on Tuesday, April 10 to publish a notice of intent to acquire a certificate of obligation bond to fund roadway construction.  More...

Brownsboro to host roads town hall

Better roads in Brownsboro could be realized before the end of the year as the city council is considering certificates of obligation to move the project along.  More...

Inspired to create

BHS grad launches jewelry business while in college

College can teach responsibility, confidence and help students find who they truly are. Most students achieve this through a regular college schedule. Brownsboro High School graduate Madison Montgomery has forged a different path. More...

Community News - Free Access

Community News

AREA HAPPENINGS

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

Country artist Kane Brown to perform April 25 at TJC

(Tyler) - Rising country star Kane Brown will headline TJC’s annual Spring Fling on Wednesday, April 25, on the Intramural Field on the TJC main campus. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Billy Wayne Dowell

Billy Wayne Dowell, age 81, passed away on April 8, 2018 in Athens. More...

Sports

Woods, Thompson play ball with All-Stars

Kenneth Woods comes down with the rebound in the Azalea Ortho All Star basketball game. Woods had 6 points, 13 rebounds, three blocks and 1 steal in the game. More...

The FUMC Judge Robert Montgomery Memorial Golf Tournament

The third annual Judge Robert Montgomery FUMC Golf Tourney at Garden Valley was a rousing success on April 10.  More...

Lions Club awards

Brownsboro Junior High Students that received Lion’s Club honors: Front Row: Mary Claire Hodge, Cristina Rios, Trevor Brockway, and Sarai Torres. More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

To the Editor, Brownsboro Chandler Statesman,  The City voted unanimously to continue with the Certified Bond process for a $3.5 million bond for road repair and construction. More...

News of Record

Henderson County Sheriff’s Report

Search warrant nets meth dealer at Lake Palestine   (Athens) – A mechanic shop in the Sportsman’s Paradise Subdivision near Lake Palestine was searched by a team of Sheriff Botie Hillhouse’s Deputies Monday, April 9, putting a More...