March 26, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

School board discusses lunch prices

Brownsboro Independent School District Board of Trustees met March 16 to discuss lunch prices and other matters. Before moving on to the action items for the evening, Superintendent Dr. More...

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News

“A Carnival of Orchids” planned for March 28

The Central East Texas Orchid Society will be hosting the Southwest Regional Orchid Growers Association’s spring meeting in conjunction with a seven state regional orchid show. More...

Henderson County 4-H wins again

Henderson County 4-H, represented by Andrew, Christopher and Laura Ashley Childress, took second place in the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Agriculture Product Identification Contest 4-H/FFA Division. More...

HCMG: Master Gardener events

For all that came to the Spring Conference, we thank you. If you were a sponsor or donor, we would like to thank you, too. Skip Richter, the conference speaker, was extremely humorous and had loads of practical tips. More...

Sports

Bears shine on the diamond

Playing at Bear Field as scheduled, the Brownsboro baseball team took care of the Wills Point Tigers 6-0 last Tuesday, March 17. Brownsboro is now 3-0 in District 14-4A. More...

District 14-4A All District Boys Basketball Team

Co-MVP – Will Bailey (Sr.) Brownsboro & Tamrick Pace (Jr.) Brownsboro Offensive Player of the Year – Jah Golden (Sr.) Wills Point Defensive Player of the Year – Chris Givens (Sr.) Brownsboro Newcomer of the Year – Kenneth More...

BHS girl powerlifters attend state meet

Three Brownsboro Bearette powerlifters attended the state meet in Corpus Christi March 20. Jenny Burch, Rachel Green and Ruby Gutierrez represented BHS at the state level. More...

Rep. Gohmert attends veteran's birthday party

Meadows presented with Good Conduct Medal

One Air Force veteran had a surprise visit from a US congressman during a recent birthday party. More...

Bailey and Pace named co-MVPs

14-4A All District results released

The 14-4A All District boys basketball team selections have been released and the Brownsboro Bears are well-represented... More...

Representative Spitzer to visit county residents

State House District 4 Representative Stuart Spitzer will be meeting with members of the Henderson County community to discuss local issues and concerns as part of a Town Hall Tour. More...

School

Book Bears at Chandler Elementary School

For the third nine-week period

“The Book Bears program honors students who are the top two Accelerated Reader students in their classroom,” CES library aide Julie Henry said. “Students read books and then take quizzes over the information they read. More...

BES Super Cub Club

Brownsboro Elementary School Super Cub Club kids for the week of March 16-20 were KE – Tripp Montgomery, 1D – Destiny Winkler, 2A – Elizabeth Blevins, and 3E – Chloe Hollowell More...

BES Best Bears

Brownsboro Elementary School Best Bears for the week of March 16-20 were PKAM – Nadia Mcfarland, PKPM – Diana Lazaro, KA – Kynsie Daniels, KB – Rylee Rumbaugh, KC – Dill More...

Obituaries

ROY DON HEAD

Services for Roy Don Head, 71, Murchison, were held March 25 at First Baptist Church in Murchison with the Rev. Curtis Chandler officiating. Burial followed in Oaklawn Memorial Park under direction of Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home, Athens. More...

ARTHUR LEONARD ROEHR

Services for Arthur Leonard Roehr, 87, Lake Palestine, were held March 21 at First Presbyterian Church with Rev. Dr. Stuart Baskin officiating. Roehr was born February 26, 1928 in Liberal, Kansas and died March 16, 2015. More...

Historical

Jim Ellis – POW at Kriegsgefangenenlager

CHANDLER YESTERYEAR

“No Balls at All,” was the nickname of a U.S. Army Air Corp fighter plane that was shot down nine miles west of Amsterdam, Holland, on February 24, 1944, by German forces. More...

A Real American Hero

SOMETHING ELSE

I read a story recently that really touched my heart. It is an inspiring story of a soldier's courage during World War II. More...