May 26, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

BISD Superintendent search successful

The Brownsboro Independent School District Board of Trustees has named Tommy Hunter as the lone finalist for Superintendent of Schools. More...

Jesus Calling

In a world of unrelenting changes, I am the One who never changes. I am the Alpha and the Omega, the First and Last, the Beginning and the End. Find in Me the stability for which you have yearned. More...

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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...

ETMC offers free seminar on surgery

ETMC will offer a free KnowledgeFirst Forum on the latest surgery techniques for knee and hip care with Drs. Joseph Conflitti and Scott Devinney with the ETMC Orthopedic Institute on Tuesday, June 7, at noon in the ETMC Pavilion in Tyler. More...

Brookshire Grocery Co. Making 12th Heroes Flight to Washington, D.C.

Brookshire Grocery Co. will escort a group of seven World War II and 24 Korean War veterans to Washington, D.C., May 30 – June 1, on its 12th Heroes Flight. More...

Sports

Brownsboro High School Athletic Awards

The Brownsboro ISD Athletic Booster Club honored the top student athletes Monday, May 16, during it’s annual athletic banquet at Rock Hill Baptist Church. More...

A Gift From the Charity Line

1 Peter 4:10 reads, “Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms.” Tom Booth has used this verse to stand at the free throw line for 24 hours on a More...

ART CAMP

Brownsboro High School has several camps available this summer for elementary and intermediate students. More...

Writer's Corner

Financial Focus

Talk to your adult children about smart financial moves

If you have children who are finishing college or embarking on their first full-time job, you obviously want them to get off to a good start in their adult and working lives. More...

Cook of the Week

Roy Hightower is the owner of Big Rips Delicious BBQ that’s located in Old Maine Streets Market in Chandler. He’s open on Saturdays (If the weather permits) from around 9am to 6pm. More...

Chandler adds new council members

On May 17, Chandler Mayor, Libby Fulgham, and the City Council members, met for a special scheduled meeting to welcome the new council members to the quorum. More...

New prosecutors in DAs office

Dan Hunt and Jessica Bargmann were sworn in as new prosecutors in Scott McKee’s Henderson County District Attorney’s Office this month. Both prosecutors bring with them unique experiences in prosecuting criminal offenses. More...

Memorial Day Monday, May 30, 2016

The Chandler Cemetery Association and Chandler Historical Society will sponsor a Memorial Day Service at the cemetery located on the Old Tyler Road. More...

School

TVCC Nursing students graduate

Trinity Valley Community College granted Associates Degree in Nursing to 95 students in ceremonies held Thursday, May 19 in Cardinal Gym on the Athens campus. Those receiving degrees were: More...

Kabbage Patch Kids graduate

2016 Kabbage Patch Day School graduates that will be attending kindergarten in August. L-R: Charlee Schock, Levi Moss, Ayva McLean, Evan Barrentine, Cooper Widman, Colette Williams More...

BHS write and read children’s books

Mrs. Siemens high school students were very dedicated and passionate towards the children’s books they wrote to read to the elementary students last Thursday morning. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

T. SGT. Richard F. Adams 94th Bomber Group — 332nd Sqd. — U.S. Air Force

With Memorial Day approaching, this article pays tribute to Richard Adams, one of Chandler’s World War II heroic soldiers. More...

Something Else

Mischievous behavior

A 15-year-old came home with a Porsche and his parents began to yell and scream, “Where did you get that car?!!” He calmly told them, “I bought it today.” “With what money?” demanded his parents. More...

Master Gardener

Pathways of perfection

Most gardeners focus on the plantings in their gardens, but the beauty of a flower bed is emphasized when the pathway through the beds are safe, secure and beautiful on their own. More...