April 17, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Council renews contract with financial advisor

The City of Chandler renews contract with Royal Bank of Canada Capital Markets, looks to refinance bonds and reimbursement on future projects. More...

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“High Tea” for the Milner Cousins

The Milner Cousins met at the home of Peggy Smith in Brownsboro for their “not so annual” “CuzBuz” gathering the weekend of April 4-6, 2014. More...

Don't judge a man by his looks

SOMETHING ELSE |

Faith is not about everything turning out okay; it’s about being okay no matter how things turn out. This is a story related by a woman in Maryland. More...

Picnics at White Rock Lake

TRY TO MISS THE BOB WIRE |

In the spring of 1950, my mama told my dad for the umpteenth time, “Old Henry ain’t big enough for our family!” Mama was persistent, so one Saturday morning, he cleaned Old Henry up and took him up on East Grand and traded him for t More...

Writer's Corner

WRITER'S CORNER

THE MIRACLE OF FORGIVENESSPart 2Mona was 12 years old and a Daddy’sGirl; but now Daddy had not onlyLied to “his girl” But violated herCocoon of trust. Her world andView of the tangible safety valvesOf home life had been tossed into More...

Whats Happening

What's Happening

WEST LAKE FOOD PANTRYWest Lake Food Pantry, 1439 FM 315S, will be handing out foodon the first Wednesday of each month from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.Please bring ID.WEST LAKE BAPTIST CHURCHWest Lake Baptist Church provides transportation to East Texas More...

Historical

It's free inside the box

“The best things in life are free,” rarely seems to apply in our society today. But in the 1930s-70s, young women scrounged through product boxes for a variety of dinnerware, glasses or dishtowels. More...

City council has full agenda for April 8 meeting

Chandler’s City Council met in a regularly scheduled meeting on April 8 at City Hall to consider and act on several items ranging from site plans, final plats, new resolutions, awarding bids, new ordinances and a 911 budget. More...

City in a trap over variance request

Wade McIntyre, owner of Wade’s Place; Jim Moffeit, city administrator in 2011 and current executive director of the city’s economic development corporation; David Smith, city building inspector; Stanley McCurley, city’s water and wa More...

School

BES BEST BEARS

Brownsboro Elementary Best Bears for the week of April 7 - 11 were: PKAM – Aiden Glueck; PKPM – Maite Guzman; KA – Jovany Rojas; KB – Christopher Machowski; KC – Blake A More...

ROWDY READING RASCALS

Brownsboro Elementary Rowdy Reading Rascals for the week of April 7 - 11 were: Kindergarten- Seth Gilbert; 1st grade- Riley Collum; 2nd grade- Leonardo Alvarez; 3rd grade- Makenna Mekalip More...

Obituaries

Cynthia Talley Allen

Memorial services for Cynthia Talley Allen, 58, of Chandler, was Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at The Lords House in Tyler. Mrs. Allen died April 13, 2014 in Chandler. She was born May 1, 1955 in Big Spring. More...

Letters

Letters to the Editor

Citizens of Chandler and Editor, This Saturday I spent several hours at Faith Tabernacle Church Annex in Chandler enjoying great fellowship and barbeque. Thanks to all of you who allowed me to attend. They are raising funds to build a new church. More...

Sports

2014 BMC Spring Blast Tournament

The 2014 BMC Spring Blast Tournaments took place over the last two weekends at Winchester Park. More...

Baseball/Softball Scoreboard

Bearettes beat Mabank 4-0 behind Madison Timmerman's 17 strikeouts The pitching effort by Madison Timmerman carried Brownsboro Bearettes Varsity Softball Team to a 4-0 win over Mabank on Tuesday, April 8, at Mabank. More...

Poll

Should the City of Chandler allow temporary vending of beer and/or wine during Riverfest 2014?