May 28, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

HCSO recovers stolen ATV, RV

The Henderson County Sherrif's Office were recently able to recover two stolen recreational vehicles in the Brownsboro and Chandler areas. More...

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News

Lions Den

Lions are now “PLUGGED – IN!” It’s true, as an older member of the Lions I found myself liking the cyberspace field. But we are joining the eighty million young adults born between 1980 and early 2000. More...

HCMG: Planning for Crop Rotation

Do you rotate your vegetables? You probably know that you should, but maybe you aren’t exactly sure how to do it. Crop rotation reduces disease. More...

HCPAC announces open auditions for 'Legally Blonde the Musical'

Henderson County Performing Arts Center, in association with Dr. Mark Roberts, DDS, announces open auditions for the musical comedy 'Legally Blonde the Musical.' Auditions are open to students aged 10 years through college. More...

Historical

Chandler’s Older Homes – Part 2

CHANDLER YESTERYEAR

Robert Eli Hall and his wife, Nannie, moved to Chandler in 1913. In 1914 they moved into their home on FM 315 North, across from the Chandler Elementary School. More...

From the Past

SOMETHING ELSE

I read in last week's Statesman that the annual Memorial Day celebration at the Echols Cemetery on Jennings Mountain was to be held Sunday, May 17. That brought back some memories of stories I had heard about the cemetery and the mountain. More...

Brownsboro honors athletes at annual banquet

The year's top athletes were recognized for the accomplishments May 18 at the annual Athletic Awards Banquet sponsored by the Brownsboro Athletic Booster Club. Each Brownsboro High School sports team was represented during the evening. More...

BISD employee alleged to have 'inappropriate relationship' with student

According to Brownsboro Independent School District, an employee with the district has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation into allegations of an inappropriate relationship with a student. More...

Graduation set for June 5

Brownsboro high school graduation is scheduled to take place Friday, June 5 at 8 p.m. in Bear Stadium. In case of rain, the ceremony will be postponed until Saturday, June 6. Further weather and scheduling updates can be found at www.gobearsgo.net. More...

Obituaries

SUE PARKER OVERSTREET

Funeral services for Sue Parker Overstreet, 75, of Chandler, were held May 27 at Leagueville Baptist Church in Leagueville with Bro. Tom Bragdon officiating under the direction of Eubank Funeral Home. Burial followed at Leagueville Cemetery. More...

WESLEY DANE FANCHER

Graveside services for Wesley Dane Fancher, 40, of Chandler, are scheduled for Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 11 a.m. at Chandler Memorial Cemetery with Pastor William Hickman officiating. More...

Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

To the editor: On May 19 every one was coming in Commissioners Court when the Chair of the Historical Commission came in with bad news. The office at the old jail was flooded. More...