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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...

Macedonia collects food

Macedonia Baptist Church sponsored a canned food drive from Oct. 1-Dec. 2. This is the church’s third year to do this. According to church officials they collected 1,200 canned goods and items. More...

BVFD responds to fire

Possible electrical issues caused an early morning fire in the 14000 block of Saylors Street on Monday. According to Brownsboro Fire & Rescue Chief Robert Chambers, his department received the call at 5:28am. More...

Taylor receives CPM certificate

The city of Chandler now has a “Certified Public Manager” as city administrator. John Taylor, who has filled the City Administrator position in Chandler for the past three years, completed his certification program in December 2016. More...

Rip’s cooking something good

Most people know Roy Hightower, 59, as ‘Rip.’ The nickname was given to the owner of Big Rip’s Delicious BBQ in Chandler when he was a “youngster – I was always rippin’ and runnin.’  More...

Holiday visit perfect for soldier

Brownsboro High School Alum Tyler Thomison, 21, had not been able to come home in months – not since he joined the Air Force. According to his grandmother, Shug Pollard, it has not been easy for Thomison. More...

Chandler Nursing Center News

A special thank you to each and every person who adopted a resident for Christmas! Although the passing of gifts did not go as planned, residents enjoyed a Christmas “get-to-gather” with their families. More...

HCSO stops motorcyclist for meth

Henderson County Sheriff’s Office deputies stopped a motorcycle on a traffic violation in Brownsboro on SH-31 and discovered the motorcyclist was in possession of suspected methamphetamines.   More...

Holiday crash takes life

Texas Department of Public Safety officials in Athens reported that troopers responded to a fatal car crash on FM 314 near Moore Station at 10:30 pm, Jan. More...

FUMC plans growth

Anyone traveling on SH-31 near the red light in Chandler has noticed a lot of construction work going on around the property belonging to Chandler’s First United Methodist Church. More...

Area News Briefs

BISD Trustees calls meeting   On the agenda for Monday, January 9’s Brownsboro Independent School District meeting, line item (d) under the consent agenda items states that the board would consider and approve changing a previously called More...