December 7, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Santa coming to Parkside Shores

It's two down and six to go. More...

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School

MISD announces second six weeks Honor Roll

First Grade A Honor Roll: BreeAnna Abney, Cara Jo Byford, Emily McGhee, Austin McNeece, Ivan Owens and Micah Shultz. Second Grade A Honor Roll: Haylee Adair, Kobe Harris and Dakota Stone. Third Grade A Honor Roll: Leanna Walker. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Felix Earl Loving

Services for Felix Earl Loving, 94, of Chandler were held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Chandler United Methodist Church with Rev. David Luckert officiating. More...

Juanita "Little" Beall

Services for Juanita "Little" Beall, 78, Brownsboro, were held at 2:30 p.m. Friday at Highway 31 Church of Christ in Brownsboro with D.L. Thompson and Forest McFadden officiating. More...

James Hugh Stepherson

James Hugh Stepherson, 78, Brownsboro, died Saturday, December 2, 2006, at his residence. Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. More...

Writer's Corner

Writers' Corner

If you have a poem, song lyrics or a short story and you would like to share it with the readers of The Statesman now is your chance. Email or mail us your submission and look for it in an upcoming issue of The Statesman. More...

Letters

Letter to the editor

Dear Editor, I would like to Thank the Chandler Brownsboro Statesman for the coverage of the Brownsboro Bears Football Team! I appreciate all of the articles and photos that have been taken throughout the season and in the playoffs. More...

Letter to the Editor

Save Texas Parks applauds the actions of our local and state officials (elected, appointed and employed) for their efforts to secure funding for Texas State Railroad State Park. More...

Santa Claus to assist Friends of the Troops

Santa Claus is going to be one busy guy this month! On Friday and Saturday, December 15 and 16, 3-5pm Santa will visit Brookshire's Grocery in Chandler to greet children and help raise funds for the Friends of the Troops organization. More...

Calf roper Draper Foster keeping his eyes on the prize

The last time we heard from Draper Foster he was busy lassoing his dream of a full ride scholarship to college and making it to the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas some day. That was two years ago and he hasn't given up. More...

JUST ASK AND WE WILL HELP --

Chandler Elementary students collected more than 1200 cans of food to benefit God's Open Hands during their annual food drive held Mon., Nov. 27 through Wed., Dec. 6. "We just asked and they came," said CES school counselor Natalie Smith. More...

News

Meals on Wheels Ministry, Inc.

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Brownsboro ISD MENU

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Labor of Love provides home repair assistance

The Labor of Love is a faithbased volunteer organization that provides home repairs at no charge for the handicapped, indigent, elderly, single mothers, and grandmothers raising children across Henderson County. More...

Sports

BJHS Basketball

BJHS Boys BJHS made a clean sweep of the Canton Eagles last week winning all four games played. The 8th "A" boys team won 38-21 and was led in scoring by Colin Mason. The "B" team won 47-14 and was led in scoring by Corbin Duke with 12 points. More...

Bearettes stumbling heading into Shootout

It has been a rough couple of weeks for the Bearettes as their season record dropped to 2-6 heading into Tuesday night's game in Emory. Last Tuesday night the Bearettes lost in overtime to Henderson 50-47. More...

Varsity Bears eye Tournament title

Heading into the Great East Texas Shootout this Thursday the Brownsboro Bears have every reason to believe they can bring home the championship title. More...

Historical

ALL THINGS HISTORICAL: A LOOK AT EAST TEXAS HISTORY

My Blue Haven: Gene Austin

Gainesville, in Cooke County, gained a native son named Eugene Lucas on June 24,1900. Lucas became one of the nation's most popular entertainers during the 1930s, but by then he used his stepfather's name-Austin. More...