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Wreck, faulty RR arms create driving havoc

It was a morning of mayhem and mishap in Chandler Friday morning when a sagging telephone line across Highway 31 was snagged by an westbound tractor trailer just as a eastbound tractor trailer passed through also catching in the line. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries - Free Access

John E. Smith

Services for Mr. John E. Smith, 78, of Brownsboro, Texas were held Monday, December 18, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Tommy Weems officiating. Burial followed at 3:30 p.m. More...

Patricia L. Cummins

Services for Patricia Lynn Cummins, 51, Rockwall, Texas were held at 10 a.m. Saturday, December 16, 2006 at Lake Palestine United Methodist Church, Chandler, with the Rev. Richard Prather officiating. Burial was at 3 p.m. More...

Claude Revell Rigsby

Services for Mr. Claude Revell Rigsby, 86 of Chandler, Texas were held Wednesday, December 20, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home chapel. Rev. Richard Prather officiated. 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. More...

Letters

Letter To The Editor

Dear Editor ~ ... Humm ... verry interesting ... um to characterize the mere mention of the tens of thousands of Americans and Iraqis, dying and wounded as .. Rubbish? ... Rubbish?!! ... Superpatriots, they are a dime a dozen and that More...

Friday last day for toy drive

Toy donations for the Hometown Heroes toy drive will be accepted until Friday, December 22 to assist those families in need of help. More...

City of Brownsboro to sponsor Econ. Dev. Corp. grant application for new grocery store

After forming about a year ago, the Brownsboro Economic and Development Corporation (BEDC) has come up with a plan to attract revenue and assist in the development of a new grocery store in the city. More...

Long awaited Martin Street reconstruction project complete

After more than a decade of discussion and frustration, as well as years of working together to find the means of financing the reconstruction of its dangerously narrow, pothole infested asphalt, the reconstruction of the city of Chandler More...

Holiday deadlines announced

In observance of Christmas and New Years Day, The Chandler Brownsboro Statesman will be closed Monday, Dec. 25, and Monday, Jan. 1. Deadlines for all classified advertising for the Dec. 28, 2006, and Jan. More...

News

Starr/Hartman unite in marriage

Monica Grace Starr, Chandler, Texas and Christopher David Hartman, Lindale, Texas, were united in marriage December 16, 2006 at West Erwin Church of Christ, Tyler Texas. Ray Vannoy, Tyler. officiated. More...

Epperson/Riggle engaged

The engagement of Tori Shae Riggle of Chandler, and Clayton Lee Epperson of Brownsboro is announced. The wedding is scheduled for February 10th at Rock Hill Baptist Church in Brownsboro at 4:00 p.m. More...

Meals on Wheels Ministry, Inc.

           Menu Dec. 25- 29 Orange Juice Served in Centers MON: Christmas TUES: Holiday WED:   Chicken   tenders with     gravy, More...

Sports

Sub-Varsity Basketball

JV Bearettes Not letting a great three periods of play slip away the JV Bearettes did just enough in the fourth period to leave Pittsburg with a 57-43 win. Brownsboro dominated the first half to lead 30-13 at the half. More...

BJHS Basketball

Bears In their final games of the year the BJHS Bears took on Bullard and Athens. The 8th grade More...

06-07 Basketball

Varsity Bearettes

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News of Record

Chandler Police Report

  Chandler Police Chief Ron Reeves reports the following activity report calls for service for Nov. 1, 2006 to Nov. 30, 2006. More...

Brownsboro Police Report

  Brownsboro Police Chief Ron Shields reports the following activity report calls for service for Nov. 1, 2006 to Nov. 30, 2006. More...