January 17, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Brownsboro budget changes

During the January 10 Brownsboro City Council meeting the council voted to allow a host of midyear budget adjustments. More...

Special Sections

School

UT Tyler honors local students

Eight Chandler area residents are among 340 students named to the Dean's List for the 2007 fall semester at The University of Texas at Tyler. Chandler area residents are: Brownsboro - Julie Rounsavall and Lauren Williams. More...

Brownsboro ISD MENU

January 21-25 (Milk served with meals)

BREAKFAST MON: No school TUE: Sausage & pancake on stick, fruit WED: Cinnamon roll THUR: Breakfast bagel, fruit FRI: Morning sausage roll, fruit LUNCH CES, CIS, BES, BIS MON: No school TUES: Soft or crispy tacos, lettuce, tomato More...

Brownsboro Junior High School

STUDENTS OF THE WEEK

Blake Ralson 7th Grade BJHS Parents: Brian and Sherri Ralson Brothers/Sisters:Bret Hobbies: Sports, hanging-out with friends, lunch More...

Sports

Hardin on the hunt

Courtesy Photo Blake Hardin of Brownsboro shows off his catch of two turkies he bagged while on the hunt. Blake's parents are Timothy and Thresa of Brownsboro. More...

Varsity Basketball

Bears A pair of close games punctuated the Brownsboro Bears Varsity Team on January 8 and 11. The first game saw Brownsboro pitted against Mabank. More...

Sub-Varsity Basketball Results

Junior Varsity Bearettes The Bearettes defeated Chapel Hill in a 45-12 sweep. The team then went on to lose by a hair against Canton. Against Chapel Hill Nicole Pickett sunk 10 points for the Bearettes. More...

News of Record

Henderson County court activity

District Attorney, Donna R. More...

Eustace murder among arrests made

District Attorney, Donna R. Bennett, reports the July Term 2007 Grand Jury met on January 4, 2008, and returned 53 True Bills, including the following: - Johnny Lawrence Smith, W/M, Kemp, Assault on a Public Servant. More...

Dallas Cowboys' reporter to speak at CBACC banquet

Another sign that the Chandler Brownsboro Area Chamber of Commerce is growing and always thinking about the community is the upcoming CBACC Banquet. The Banquet will be held on Thursday, February 7 at 6:30pm in the Chandler Community Center. More...

Lawsuit

Chandler council member sues city

Coy Ellis, Chandler City Council member, has filed a lawsuit against the City of Chandler. The lawsuit was filed on December 19, 2007; six months after the Ellis home was contaminated by sewage backup on June 16, 2007. More...

BISD reveals Academic Excellence results

Brownsboro Independent School District chose Monday, January 14 as the date to hold their hearing on the Academic Excellence Indicator System results. More...

News

Cook of the Week

Jackie Vest is a born and raised Texan. Having spent her early years in Wichita Falls, she moved to Tyler around 32 years ago, then to Brownsboro seven years ago. More...

Here's to You, America

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...

Henderson County Extension Agent named

OVERTON - Alyson M. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Mary V'Nell Gray

Services for Mary V'Nell Gray, 63, of Tyler, were held January 10, at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home with Neil Gray and Gary McGill officiating. Burial was in Bascom Cemetery under the direction of Chandler Memorial Funeral Home. More...

Betty J. Donald

Betty Jean Donald passed away January 2, 2008, at Hospice of East Texas after a brief illness. Services were held Saturday, January 5, 2008 at Wilcox Funeral Home in Carthage, Mississippi, with Rev. Tom Hawk officiating. More...

Elizabeth Anne Thomas

Funeral services for Elizabeth Anne Thomas, 64, of Murchison/Athens were held at 2:00 Wednesday at the Opelika Missionary Baptist Church with Terry Adair and A.W. Cooper officiating. Burial followed at the Allen Cemetery near Murchison. 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

Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday

Where were you on April 4, 1968, when news of the death of Martin Luther King Jr. reached you? More...