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Three BHS educators named Outstanding American Teachers

Three Brownsboro High School teachers recently received the prestigious honor of being inducted into National Honor Roll's Outstanding American Teachers. Robin Featherson Ereman, R. More...

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School

Brownsboro: Project Graduation 2007

A Senior Lock-In is an event that occurs in many communities. It is designed to provide a safe environment in which to celebrate High School Graduation. This spring, the 2007 class of Brownsboro High School will graduate Saturday, May 26. More...

Brownsboro ISD announces Energy Saver Award Winners

Brownsboro Independent School District Energy Manager Kevin McCarthy loves saving his school district money. As a matter of fact, in the last five years, the Energy Saving program has saved the school district nearly a half million dollars. More...

BHS UIL Academic Team place well in tournaments

Twenty-nine members of the Brownsboro High UIL Academic Team attended tournaments held at Athens and Van High Schools. On Friday and Saturday Jan. 12 and 13, the team traveled to Athens to compete. More...

Sports

Bears lock up 11 spots on Smoaky.com All-East Texas Team

On Friday, January 26 the 2006 4th Annual All- Smoaky.com High School Football Team was announced and 11 spots were captured by Brownsboro Bears. Last year three Bears made the team for the first time in Brownsboro history. More...

Sub-Varsity Basketball

JV Bearettes Scoring in double figures in seven out of eight periods the JV Bearettes rolled through district competition last week. On Tuesday the Bearettes hosted the Van Lady Vandals and won easily 42-19. More...

2007 Baseball & Softball Schedules

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Historical

ALL THINGS HISTORICAL: A LOOK AT EAST TEXAS HISTORY

The Big Thicket light

Francis E. Abernethy, Father of Folklore in East Texas or otherwise, has explored the phenomenon of the Big Thicket Light more than anyone, though Archer Fullingim, publisher-editor of The Kountze News, first spread the light's fame. More...

Area Chamber banquet set for Feb. 8

Tickets are now available for the upcoming Chandler Brownsboro Area Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet & Silent Auction to be held Thursday, February 8, at the Chandler Community Center. More...

Brownsboro Kindergarten celebrates ...

100TH DAY OF SCHOOL -- The Brownsboro Elementary Kindergarten classes celebrated 100 days of school by creating the number 100 on the practice football field Monday. BISD students are over the hump for the 2006-2007 school year. More...

News

Brownsboro ISD MENU

February 5-9 (Milk served with meals) BREAKFAST MON: Ready to eat cereal, Graham cracker, juice TUES: Sausage & cheese biscuit, fruit WED: Breakfast pizza, fruit THURS: Chicken nuggets, biscuit & gravy, fruit FRI: Morning sausage, roll More...

Meals on Wheels Ministry, Inc.

Menu February 5-9 Orange Juice Served in Centers MON: Chicken tenders, new potatoes, English peas, roll, sliced peaches TUES: Meatloaf with gravy, peas with snaps, breaded okra, cornbread, fresh fruit WED: Chicken ala king, rice, seasoned bro More...

OPENING NIGHT-- The Refuel Teen Center in Brownsboro opened it doors with a bang last Saturday night with concerts by "The Undone" and "Iconoclast." More than 125 people attended the grand opening making the event a huge success. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

PFC Allen Brenton Jaynes

Funeral services with full military honors for PFC Allen Brenton Jaynes, 21, of Murchison are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, February 3, 2007 at the First Baptist Church of Athens. More...

Marie Garlington Saylors

Services for Marie Garlington Saylors, 83, of Athens, Texas, were held Thursday, January 25, 2007 at Gordon- Foster-Brown Chapel. Burial was in Oaklawn Memorial Park, Athens. Mrs. More...

Lawrence Loyd Jr.

Frank Lawrence Loyd Jr. of Chandler, Texas passed away early Monday morning, January 29, 2007, of heart failure in Abilene, Texas. Mr. Loyd was born February 3, 1917 in Dallas, Texas. 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...