August 28, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Online fundraiser for Chandler man injured in wreck

James Neely of Chandler was critically injured following a wreck and his family is turning to the community for help. According to Texas DPS officials, Neely was traveling south on Toll 49 a little after 8 p.m. More...

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Brownsboro Athletic Booster Club sponsored Bear Mania Aug. 21 at Bear Stadium while the Freshman, JV and Varsity football teams scrimmaged against Rains. More...

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News

Staged readings coming to HCPAC

Henderson County Performing Arts Center is presenting three new comedies by veteran Texas playwright Carl L. Williams, who has won numerous competitions for his full-length and one-act plays, beginning Thursday, Sep. 11. More...

HCSO seeking info on death of Eustace man

The Henderson County Sheriff's Office is asking the community for any information regarding the death of a Eustace man. According to Henderson County Sheriff Ray Nutt, on Oct. 3, 2012 Sgt. More...

More about South Dakota

SOMETHING ELSE

Several months ago, I wrote about places in South Dakota my husband and I had visited. I promised that I wanted to write more about Wild Bill Hickok, Deadwood and Wall Drug Store. So I will do that now. More...

Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

The last time any major street work was done was some ten years ago when I was on the the road committee. The streets in Chandler are in pretty bad condition in several places. But this council had rather put the money in the two parks. 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

Traveling the Rails

When I was growing up in Chandler in the 1940s, one of my fondest memories is of the old steam locomotives that came through town on a regular basis. More...

No back- to- school blues for these kids

The first day of school and not a single moist eye for the students in Amy Cooper's Brownsboro Elementary Kindergarten class. More...

Potholes in My Lawn

A guide to getting around Brownsboro during school traffic

With the intersection of Saylors and Ingram Streets blocked off, school traffic is starting to show the effects of the closure. More...

Grand Opening set for Chandler Feed & Seed Country Store

After 35 years in the family, Chandler Feed & Seed is holding a Grand Opening for its newly-renovated country store all day Saturday, Aug. 30. More...

Obituaries

BUTCH DRAPER

Butch Draper, age 68 of Clarksville, passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at ETMC Tyler. Butch was born May 29, 1946 in Clarksville to John Herman and Mary Madeline Greer Draper. He was a devoted husband and a loving father. More...

A. DON PORTER

A. Don Porter, 95 went to be with the Lord on Monday, August, 18, 2014. Don was born in Brownsboro, Texas on May 10, 1919, the son of William M. Porter and Grover E. Price Porter. He was one of 7 brothers and 3 sisters. More...

WILLIAM "BILL" CLEMMER

William "Bill" Clemmer, 66 of Chandler, died July 29, 2014 after a five-month battle with complications of leukemia. He was born Sept. 18, 1947 in Harlingen to Virgil and Helen Clemmer. More...

Sports

Bear Mania at Bear Stadium

Visitors at Bear Stadium Aug. 21 were able to add some entertainment to their night of football scrimmages. More...

Volleyball Round-Up

VarsityBrownsboro loses to Alba Golden14-25, 18-25, 18-25 StandoutsKills: Amber Walker 11, Lexie Houston 4, Madison Montgomery 2,Trysten Mosley 2Blocks: A. Walker 2 More...