January 25, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Area Chamber annual banquet slated for Feb. 8

The Chandler Brownsboro Area Chamber of Commerce awards banquet will be held Thursday, Feb. 8, at the Chandler Community Center. More...

Special Sections

School

Local students inducted into the National Honor Roll

Lynbrook, NY - Nine Brownsboro High School students qualified for induction into the Spring 2006 National Honor Roll. The National Honor Roll recognizes high-achieving high school and middle school students. More...

Chandler Elementary School chatter

The Kindergarten classes are studying Arctic Weather and Animals. We have learned a lot of interesting things about penguins and are looking forward to studying about other animals that live in Antarctica and other cold places. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

"Bill" Ladd

Graveside services for William "Bill" Ladd, 50, Smithville, OK, relative of Chandler residents, were held Friday at Ladd Family Cemetery, Smithville, OK, with Bill Hamilton officiating under direction of Talihina Funeral Home, Talihina, OK. Mr. More...

Emma Lee George

Services for Emma Lee George, 71, Murchison, were held at 3 p.m. Saturday at Memorial Funeral Home chapel, Tyler, with the Rev. Larry Shackelford officiating. Burial was in Tyler Memorial Park. Mrs. George died January 18, 2007, in Tyler. More...

Nancy Dobberthien

Nancy Lee Method Dobberthien, 64, Chandler, died Jan. 12, 2007 in a Tyler hospice. Arrangements are with Pelan Funeral Services, Tekamah, Neb. Mrs. Dobberthien was born Oct. 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 have something I need to say and I was hoping you would help me say it to the whole town. My message is simple: Thieves come in all colors! I work in a store that was recently broken into. More...

Slippery conditions on area roads

Bay City man overturns pick up truck in creek

The Bay City man who overturned his vehicle and landed in a creek south of Coffee City walked away from the accident a little wet, but unscathed last Thursday morning. More...

Chandler PD receives high praise from accident victim

Judy Terry just can't say enough good things about Chandler Assistant Police Chief James Lehman and Chandler Volunteer Fire Department first responders these days. More...

PERFECT ATTENDANCE AT CES

On January 12, Chandler Elementary students that had perfect attendance and no tardies for the first semester had the opportunity to have breakfast with CES Principal Mrs. McCoy and Mrs. Smith, Student Support Services. More...

News

Rogers/Drake announce engagement

The engagement of Briana Rogers and Paul Drake of Chandler is announced. The wedding is scheduled for March 10, 2007 at Roseland Plantation in Ben Wheeler, with a reception immediately following. More...

Brownsboro ISD MENU

           Jan 29- Feb 2   (Milk served with meals)          BREAKFAST MON: Ready to eat cereal, Graham cracker, peanut butter  &nbs More...

Meals on Wheels Ministry, Inc.

         Menu Jan 29- Feb 2 Orange Juice Served in Centers MON: Chicken loaf, gravy, mashed potatoes, English peas and carrots, wheat bread, cookies TUES:   Meatballs,   grav More...

Sports

Football awards continue to pile up

Last Thursday, January 18 Texashsfootball.com announced their 2006 Team Texas Class 3A Region 2 awards. Several Bears made the list including head coach John Settle earning the coach of the year award. More...

Sub-Varsity Basketball

JV Bearettes In a very hard fought contest the JV Bearettes fell to Bullard last Tuesday night 48-44. LeCandace Bell led the Bearettes in scoring with 18 points. More...

Thomison benefit football game

After a year away the Texas X-Treme semi-professional football team returns to Brownsboro. Not only are the X-Treme coming back they are also coming home with a big heart. More...

Historical

ALL THINGS HISTORICAL: A LOOK AT EAST TEXAS HISTORY

The Love Boys

For more than fifty years, brothers Olen and Seaby Love have lived on the same plot of land in rural Morris County, living in ways that haven't changed much from the days of their pioneer parents. More...