August 25, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

School police chief issues traffic alerts

It is school time again, and traffic safety has become an integral point of discussion among parents and law enforcement. More...

HCSO holds active shooter training

Last week, approximately 20 citizens attended the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office’s active shooter training in Chandler. More...

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AREA HAPPENINGS

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

Chandler Feed & Seed Country Store is the place to be

The Chandler Feed & Seed store sits in what used to be part of the old railroad - in fact, the property on which it stands is railroad property. More...

Chandler Business of the Month Chandler Veterinary Clinic

The Chandler Chamber of Commerce chose the Chandler Veterinary Clinic as its business of the month for the month of August – and rightfully so. Dr. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Boxcar Chevrolets

In the early1930s until the mid 1940s, (J.H.) Harris Davis owned a Chevrolet dealership on Highway 31 just east of downtown Chandler. Mr. Davis received his shipment of new Chevrolets in railway boxcars. More...

Something Else

Yesterday when I was young

You know… time has a way of moving quickly and catching you unaware of the passing years. It seems just yesterday that I was young. Yet in a way, it seems like eons ago and I wonder where all the years went. I know that I lived them all. More...

Master Gardener

Rain Lilies emerge

Rain lilies acquired their common name because they suddenly appear after a good rain. They have popped up recently in gardens, lawns, and even along neglected stretches of roadsides, happy with the rain we have been receiving. More...

Daily DEVOTIONS from MAX LUCADO

Godly Design

How can you know what you should do with your life? What’s your destiny? Your skill set — your ability — is your road map. It leads More...

Back to school

School started on Monday in Brownsboro and Murchison. Students and teachers a like arrived at all campuses with smiles on their faces. More...

Black Beauty Ranch has new additions

The Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch sits deep among the woods down a country road off of SH-31 close to the city limits of Murchison, Texas. More...

Obituaries

Allen ‘Steve’ Stevens

The family and friends of Allen ‘Steve’ Stevens sadly announce the passing of ‘Steve.’ Mr. Stevens, who was 62 years of age, and lived in Chandler – around the lake area, went to his Heavenly home on Friday, Aug. More...

Sports

Brownsboro Bearette Volleyball

If you watch the Bearette Volleyball team work out you will see something dominant on their shirts. The slogan is PSK!!! More...

Bearette Volleyball

Winona over Brownsboro 25-20, 25-22, 16-25, 16-25, 15-7 KILLS LEADERS: Emma McCoy 7, Lindsay Edwards 6, Becca Cawthon 5 BLOCK LEADERS: Edwards 2 DIG LEADERS: Paiton Mitchell 21, Hope Williams 13, Carly Hopson 11, Emma McCoy 11 ASSIST LEADERS: Kallie More...

Bears VS Raines Scrimmage

Slow start, strong and fast finish, seem to be the 2016 Brownsboro Bears pattern for scrimmages. “We seem to start the controlled part of the scrimmages a little slow and tentative. More...

Writer's Corner

Cook of the Week

Gerry Holland

In their retirement years, James and Gerry Holland have enjoyed just being together, and most recently, started cooking together in the kitchen. (Courtesy Photo) More...

Rambling Meanderings With Becky & Toby

It is that time of year again. The alarm rang at 6:30 a.m. Monday, heralding the much-dreaded and much-anticipated first day of school for children and parents in Henderson County. More...

Financial Focus

Consider all aspects of college savings options

It’s almost back-to-school time. If you have young children going to public schools, your biggest expenditures may be on pens, pencils and notebooks. More...