October 30, 2014 RSS feed / News

Halloween

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When we were kids, one of the favorite times of the year was Halloween. The long, hot summer was over, school had begun, and old acquaintances were renewed. More...

Happenings Around Town

Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 4. Get out and vote! BISD students have an Early Release Day set for Wednesday, November 5. Edom Volunteer Fire Department is hosting the Hatchet House of Terror at EVFD Station #1, 9377 FM 279 Edom, Oct. More...

Grammy-nominated artist offering free performance

Greg Piccolo – leader, singer and saxophonist for 25 years for multiple Grammy Award-nominated band Roomful of Blues – will perform a free concert at the East Texas Arboretum in Athens Sunday, Nov. 9 at 4:30 p.m. More...

Wes Johnston

I have served on the Brownsboro ISD School Board since 2011. My wife and I have lived in the district for fifteen years. Our oldest daughter graduated from BHS this past spring and is now attending Stephen F. More...

Comedienne Phyllis Diller

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Phyllis Diller was born July 17, 1917 and died August 20, 2012. She was a standup comedienne, a musician who played piano, organ and harpsichord, as well as being an actress, singer, dancer and voice artist. More...

Westside VFD receives contribution from local water utility company

Employees with local water utility company Aqua Texas presented a charitable contribution in the amount of $500 to members of the Westside Volunteer Fire Department October 23. More...

Health – Weight Loss and Healthy Eating

Weight loss is a huge issue for Americans today. Our society places a premium on people who are thin. More...