November 8, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Cameras tabled until budget report available

The Brownsboro Police Department is in need of new in-car cameras for patrol units in the city but the measure was put on hold during the Oct. More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

It’s not up to you!

INone of us pray as much as we should, but all of us pray more than we think, because the Holy Spirit turns our sighs into petitions and our tears into entreaties. He makes sure you get heard! More...

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News

Give your child a back seat for safety –

Why it’s important to keep children in the back until age 13

As parents, it is very tempting to reward children by letting them sit up front in the vehicle just like grownups do. But, the fact is that the front seat is engineered with safety features to protect adults, and children are not small adults. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

James Samuel “Jimbo” Thompson

Memorial services for James Samuel (“Jimbo”) Thompson were scheduled for Saturday, November 3, 2018 at the Chandler First United Methodist Church with Rev. Bryan Harkness officiating.  More...

Sports

Bears cage Panthers to claim playoffs

HOW BOUT DEM BEARS !!! A great night for football, brought together two fierce rivals, the Brownsboro Bears and the Bullard Panthers.  More...

Bearettes defeated in playoffs

Our Brownsboro Bearette volleyball team, who played so well in district, just never got it going against Community. The Bi-District match, played in Kaufman, pitted Community, the runner up from 13-4A, and Brownsboro who finished third in 14-4A. More...

Writer's Corner

Thank you, my friends

I’m a travelin’ man

Nearly 10 years ago, I became a professional traveler. More...

Master Gardener

Butterflies on the move

It is not often easy for a gardener to look past the chores that need to be done. Occasionally, though, nature’s magic is so overwhelmingly mesmerizing, even the gardener is hypnotized. More...

Financial Focus

The key to consistent investing? Paying yourself first

Consistency is a key ingredient of success in many activities – including investing. And one technique that can help you become a more consistent investor is paying yourself first.  More...

Service dog needed for Aliyha

Brownsboro Intermediate School student Aliyha Caldera is a fighter, but now she needs a little help in her battle with seizures.  Doctors have told the family a service dog could be a big help in Aliyha’s fight against seizures, but so far More...

Pioneer Days this Saturday

The early weather forecast calls for a near-perfect Saturday with sunny skies and a high of 60 degrees as the Brownsboro Chamber of Commerce hosts the fifth annual Brownsboro Pioneer Days Festival.  More...

Ordinance updates coming

The process has taken almost a year, but the City of Brownsboro will soon have updated ordinances in place as the city seeks to move forward in routine operations.  During the October city council meeting Brownsboro Mayor Josh Fulgham updated th More...

Community News - Free Access

Community News

AREA HAPPENINGS

Monthly Events Brownsboro ISD School Board meets the second Monday of the month 6pm in the Administration Building. For more info call 903-852-3701. Brownsboro City Council meets the second Thursday of the month at 5pm, at City Hall. More...

School

BEAR NATION NEWS

Brownsboro Junior High

The BJH football program has been running themes that will benefit athletes on the football field, the classroom and for the rest of their life. More...

Fundraiser winners

These students were the winners of the Bear Pride fundraiser at the Junior High! More...

Band wins awards at NAMMB

On Saturday, November 3, the Brownsboro Military Band traveled to Nacogdoches, TX to compete in the National Association of Military Marching Bands (NAMMB) competition held at Stephen F. Austin State University. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

100th Anniversary of ending of WWI

The United States entered World War I, named the “Great War,” on April 6, 1917. The US joined its allies—France, Russia and Britain in this war sometimes called the “war to end all wars.” General John J. More...

Something Else

Sorrows

It is with a heavy heart that I write today. Recently I lost two good friends.  More...

News of Record

Henderson Co. Sheriff’s Report

Two drug raids in Athens and Mabank

(Athens) – An Athens man and woman were caught in an early-morning drug raid, and another duo was arrested Wednesday afternoon, Oct. More...