April 24, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Chandler's Citizens Academy

Week One: The Big Picture

The City of Chandler’s second annual citizen academy this year brings ten citizens – mostly city residents – to city hall for a five-week course that will take them through the inner workings of the municipality. More...

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News

Police Explorers conduct K-9 training

Brownsboro Officer Josh Joplin and his K-9 partner Calif demonstrated for the Explorers the requirements and procedures that K-9 Officers use in the performance of their duties. More...

Edom Civic Theatre Awards celebrates 17th season

The Edom Civic Theatre celebrates its 17th season with the annual awards banquet at Will Brook Country Club earlier this year. James Wages, Elvis Impersonator, provided the entertainment. More...

Henderson Master Gardeners plant sale set

To celebrate the spring planting season the Henderson County Master Gardeners will be hosting a plant sale May 3, from 9 am to 2:00pm on the west side of the Henderson County Courthouse, 100 E. Tyler Street. More...

Sports

Bears baseball clinches playoff berth

The Brownsboro Bears Varsity outlast Canton in high-scoring affair, 19-8 The Bears and Eagles lit up the scoreboard on Friday as they combined for 27 runs. In the end, the Bears Varsity team won the offensive battle 19-8 in five innings. More...

Brownsboro captures 4th in district meet

The Brownsboro boys track team racked up 109.5 points for a fourth place finish in the District 15-3A track meet, held April 10 in Bullard. The Bears earned gold in two events -- discus (McKenzie, 135'4") and the 1600 meter run (Milligan, 4:44.0). More...

Candidates forum tonight

The Chandler Chamber of Commerce and the Chandler Brownsboro Statesman will be holding a forumat 6 p.m. Thursday, April 24 to present candidates running for city council in the May 10 Election at the Chandler Community Center. More...

Rainbow Room Brown Bag Campaign helps increase awareness of child abuse

April is Child Abuse Awareness Month, and one way people in the community are lending a hand is by participating in the Brown Bag Campaign put on by the Henderson County Community Partners Rainbow Room. More...

Nomination process begins for TVCC Hall of Fame

Nominations for the 2014 induction class for the Cardinal Hall of Fame are currently being accepted at Trinity Valley Community College. The nomination deadline is Monday, May 5. More...

School

BISD students are winners at the Henderson Livestock Show

Grand Champion Breeding GiltShowman - Blaine BrumfieldGrand Champion Other Pure Breedsmarket swine - Maleri McHamReserve Grand Champion Other PureBreeds market swine - Kaitlyn EstridgeGrand Champion Duroc market swine -Dakota JohnsonReserve Champion More...

The miracle of a seed

Have you ever contemplated the power, tenacity, and wonder of a seed? There have been two instances lately that have made me realize just how remarkable a tiny seed can be. More...

Writer's Corner

WRITER'S CORNER

SHARING THE MIRACULOUSI love this place! Ever heard theClich√©, “heart as big as Texas?” amThinking its good fit! Around hereCitizens seize opportunity to blessOthers! More...

Whats Happening

What's Happening

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

Historical

Grannie's biscuit

When I was growing up, breakfast was an important meal for our family. It was a time for us to fellowship and enjoy a meal together before we all went our separate ways for the day’s activities. More...

Poll

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