April 12, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Elder Dodge Super Bull Tour 2007 this weekend

Winchester Park rodeo arena will be the place to be this Saturday, April 14, when the Chandler Brownsboro Area Chamber of Commerce hosts the Elder Dodge Super Bull Tour 2007. The action will begin at 7:30 p.m. sharp. More...

Special Sections

School

Brownsboro ISD MENU

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BISD Kindergarten Registration 2007-2008 School Year

Kindergarten pre-registration for Brownsboro and Chandler Elementary Schools is scheduled for Tuesday, May 1st - Wednesday, May 2nd from 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. at each of the Elementary campuses. More...

CAREER DEVELOPMENT

Numerous members of the Brownsboro High School Ag Department's Livestock Judging Team attended the Area VIII CED (Career Development Events) in Stephenville, Texas last week. They were very successful in their competition with five other teams. More...

Sports

McGee helps lead volleyball team to undefeated Tournament title

Brownsboro Bearette Malleri McGee competed in the Easter Weekend North Texas Challenge volleyball tournament. More...

Warren named Defensive Player of the Year

Sophomore Tristain Warren earned the All Henderson County Area defensive player of the year award after a stellar year for the Varsity Bears basketball team. More...

Golf tourney to benefit ACS

Echo Creek Country Club will be the site of the First Annual Benefit Golf Tournament to be held on Saturday, May 5. The Tournament is sponsored by "Team Tucker" and the proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society Relay for Life. More...

Historical

1491 Days

Civil War enthusiasts, especially rare book collectors, know that William Williston Heartsill's Fourteen Hundred and Ninety-One Days in the Confederate Army is among the rarest and most valuable reminiscences of the era. More...

Chandler PD cruiser struck by ambulance

Chandler Assistant Chief of Police James P. Lehman, 43, is recovering from minor injuries incurred when the 2004 Ford Explorer police unit he was driving was struck by an ETMC ambulance, Friday afternoon, April 6. More...

Magee makes return trip to State Capitol

Keeping child predators at bay is a daunting task, and in order to keep a step ahead of them, laws must be changed in order to protect the innocent. More...

New ladies' boutique offers the latest in accessorizing

Looking for that perfect accessory? Look no further! More...

News

Rogers, Drake unite in marriage

Briana Rogers and Paul Drake were united in marriage March 10, 2007, at 4 p.m. Officiating was Bro. Pat Alvey of Tyler. The ceremony took place on the steps of the chapel on the grounds of historic 1850s Roseland Plantation near Ben Wheeler. More...

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Bean & Hardy Engaged

Kelcey Denaye Bean, Lake Brownwood, Texas and Brady Leith Hardy, Brownsboro, Texas announce their engagement. The bride-elect is the daughter of Tony and Laurie Bean, Lake Brownwood. She attends The University of Texas at Tyler. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Benny Wiggins

Services for Benny Wiggins, 71, Chandler, were held Friday at Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Directors chapel, Tyler, with Brother Keith Lough officiating. Burial was in Tyler Memorial Park. Mr. Wiggins died April 3, 2007 at his residence. More...

Clifton "Cliff" Vest

Services for Mr. Clifton "Cliff" Vest, 90, Lott, Texas, formerly of Lindale, Texas, were held Saturday, April 7, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home chapel, Chandler, Texas, with Rev. Ray Schuler 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 Editor:

Thanks so much for running the wonderful article by George Van Cleave entitled "God bless our troops" in the March 29th edition of The Statesman. More...

To the Editor:

A lot of folks can't understand how we came to have an oil shortage here in our country. Well, there's a very simple answer. Nobody bothered to check the oil. We just didn't know we were getting low. The reason for that is purely geographical. More...