May 17, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Pct. 3 Constable's office welcomes new deputy

Ken Ratcliff saw his lifetime goal of being a police officer become a reality when he took the oath for the office of Henderson County Pct. 3 Deputy Constable, on Friday, May 4, in Pct. More...

Special Sections

School

Brownsboro ISD MENU

           May 21- 25 (Milk served with meals)          BREAKFAST MON: Ready-to-eat cereal, Graham cracker, juice TUES: Cheese toast, More...

Committee plans Lock-In for Grads

On May 26th the 2007 class of Brownsboro High School will have their graduation ceremonies. After the ceremony the Lock-In Committee has planned an all-night, alcohol free/ drug free celebration filled with fun, prizes and games. More...

Strickland graduates UT-Tyler

Crystal Jade Strickland graduated May 12, 2007 from The University of Texas at Tyler. She received her Bachelor Degree in Political Science and graduated with honors as "Summa Cum Laude" with a GPA of 3.94. 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...

Historical

ALL THINGS HISTORICAL: A LOOK AT EAST TEXAS HISTORY

Pistol-packing Preacher

In 1903 the Texas Conference of the Methodist Church sent 28-year-old Jesse Lee to Trinity County as pastor of the Groveton Methodist Church. More...

Permit Required

City of Brownsboro amends Solicitation Ordinance

In an effort to discourage transient solicitors for the safety and welfare of the citizens of Brownsboro, the Brownsboro city council approved amending the existing Chapter 15 entitled "Peddlers, Solicitors, and Itinerant Vendors" of city's solicit More...

Voters choose Irwin, Fulgham in BISD school board election

On Saturday Brownsboro ISD voters re-elected school board president Joel Irwin to a fourth term with 203 votes. Also elected to the board is newcomer Jeffrey Fulgham, Jr. with 284 votes. A third candidate, Donny Wilson garnered 171 votes. More...

News

LeBarron/Moore unite in marriage

Amber Joy Moore of Chandler and Philip David LeBarron of Winnsboro, were married Sunday, April 29th at Villa Di Felicita in Tyler. Officiating was David Taylor of Winnsboro. More...

Washington/Moe exchange vows

April Moe became the bride of Erin Washington, Saturday, April 28th, at the beautiful home of Willburn and Billie Stubblefield in Athens. Don Gray performed the double-ring ceremony. April is the daughter of Louis and Alice Moe of Chandler. More...

Chandler Nursing Ctr.

National Nursing Home Week, May 13-18! A special thank you to Missionary Ricky for making our Mother's Day social a really wonderful one! Thank you to the Shaw family. Rev. More...

Sports

Bear Football camp coming soon

Coaches prepare for the fourth annual non-contact camp

They have led the Varsity Bears to the quarterfinal round of the playoffs, a school record, now the coaches of Brownsboro High School will be holding a noncontact camp June 5-8. More...

TVCC football combine set for Saturday, May 19

Think you have what it takes to play Cardinal football? Trinity Valley Community College is inviting all prospective athletes to a combine on May 19. The open tryout will start at 10 a.m. at Bruce Field in Athens . More...

Edwards selected to All-Star game

With the success the Bears had this past football season players continue to be honored. More...