March 22, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Bicycle accident victim Justin Little on the mend

The 13-year-old Brownsboro boy whose bicycle collided with a pick-up truck near Jennings Mountain two weeks ago is recovering quite well considering. More...

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School

Brownsboro ISD MENU

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Four local FFA students to compete in 2007 HCLS Calf Scramble Show

Four area FFA students will be among eight Henderson County FFA students who will compete in the 2007 Henderson County Livestock Show Calf Scramble Show to be held Friday, March 30, at 6:00 p.m, at the Henderson County Fair Complex on Highway 31 eas More...

CIS students advance to regional science fair competition

The annual Chandler Intermediate School Science Fair competition was held on January 30. Students, 4th through 6th grade, entered projects that were experimental in nature. More...

Sports

Texas X-Treme tie up Razorbacks

The stage is set for a big showdown this Saturday night in Brownsboro. The 4-0 Texas X-Treme will host the 4-0 Port City Jaguars in a battle of undefeateds. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:00pm at Bear Stadium in Brownsboro. More...

JV Bears head into District Tournament

Through 12 games this season the Junior Varsity Bears have amassed a record of 7-5. Opening the season the Bears scored 8 runs in a win over Palestine as Cameron Warren led the team with four RBIs. More...

Rangers end stadium naming rights deal with Ameriquest

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - The Texas Rangers ended their stadium naming rights deal with Ameriquest Mortgage Co. on Monday, severing a 30-year contract with the struggling lender just three years after Ameriquest Field debuted. More...

It's a done deal

Chandler City Council passes solid waste ordinance

Inside 15 minutes' time the Chandler City Council met, discussed and approved all three items on their March 13 agenda last Tuesday night. More...

Safe House program helps students make right choices

Brownsboro High School parents can rest a little easier during this year's prom thanks to the development of the Brownsboro ISD Safe House Program. More...

Country Singer Tony Douglas named to Southern Entertainers Hall of Fame

It's been a year since Tony Douglas and his band The Shrimpers kicked off their 50th Anniversary Legends Tour in Canton, Texas. And what a year it's been. More...

News

40th ANNIVERSARY--

Thomas and Novella Griffin celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Sunday, March 18th. The couple was married in Garland Texas on March 18th, 1967 and moved to the East Texas area shortly afterwards. More...

Chandler 4-H News

Chandler 4-H Club met March 13 at the Community Center with 15 members and 11 adults present, including new member Paige Rushing and her mother. More...

Meals on Wheels Ministry, Inc.

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Obituaries - Free Access

Clarence Eugene Tompkins, Jr.

Services for Mr. Clarence Eugene Tompkins, Jr., 63, Ben Wheeler, were held Saturday, March 17, 2007 at 3 p.m. at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home chapel, with Rev. Tommy Weems officiating. More...

Margaret (Peggy) Hedrick

Services for Mrs. Margaret (Peggy) Hedrick, 70, of Chandler, were held Friday, March 16 at 2:00 p.m., at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Ron Ivy officiating. 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

I'm not the first person to lose a beloved pet, but Keno was so special, the best little doggie in the world. More...

Historical

The Emporia Mystery

It is among the most elusive mysteries in East Texas. In the early 1900s, an explosion and fire spread throughout the old Emporia sawmill in south Angelina County. More...

News of Record

Too late to classify

ACRERAGE Come home to Longhorn Estates! Huge Trees, and secluded. Looks like a park. 3-1 acre tracts (sold) Lot 1: $25,500, Lot 2: $22,500, Lot 3: $22,500. Mobile Homes ok. Just inside of Van Zandt County. Near the airport, Edom and Chandler. More...

Look Who's New

Don and Carol Mayfield (Big Poppa & Sugar Pie) would like to joyfully announce and share their blessings of joy. More...

The following individuals are proudly serving the United States of America in the Armed Forces. The Chandler, Brownsboro, Moore Station, Murchison and Lake Palestine communities are proud of you! More...