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Storm Spotters class boasts good turnout

On March 27 at 6:30 pm the City of Chandler hosted a class about identifying storm features in the Chandler Community Center building. More...

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MENU April 7-11

(Milk served with meals) BREAKFAST MON: Ready-to-eat cereal, Graham crackers, juice TUE: French toast sticks, fruit WED: Sausage & pancake on a stick, fruit THUR: Sausage biscuit with cheese, fruit FRI: Breakfast pizza, More...

FCCLA to send six to state competition

The Brownsboro High School Family Career and Community Leaders of America students have worked hard to prepare projects for regional competitions, and six students will move up to the state level convention. More...

UIL participants

Participants in the BHS one act play, Cottonwood Bridge. Top left to right: Jacob Lehman, Matthew Tomkins, Demetrius Morris, Jeremy Blackaby. More...

Sports

BJHS 2008-09 Cheerleaders

2008-09 BJHS seventh grade cheerleader will be, front row, Carissa Dingler (mascot), Kali Pahlon, Kelsi Beall and Taylor Jackson; back row, Kailey Morrison, Keely Chastant, Nikki Beall and Destiny Collard. Not pictured, Callie Moltz. More...

Teams complete first round of district golf meet

District 14-3A began the district golf meet on Monday in Canton at the Van Zandt Country Club. After the first round of play the Brownsboro boys are in third place, two strokes behind Bullard for second place. More...

Strong first half leads to Jags 48-0 win over Xtreme

The Athens based Texas Xtreme semi-pro football team traveled to Independence Stadium in Shreveport, Louisiana, Saturday and were defeated 48- 0, suffering their third shutout game of the season and third in the 7-year team history. More...

Historical

"Take care of my little boy"

The second most quoted letter William B. Travis penned in the Alamo while awaiting Santa Anna's assault began, "Take care of my little boy. More...

Henderson Co. Livestock Show

Brownsboro High School junior LeCandace Bell tends to her calf, Alvin at the annual Henderson County Livestock Show last week. Area 4-H clubs are encouraged to send in their livestock show results. More...

Great American Clean-up on tap

It's almost time for the Great American Clean-Up, where citizens of Chandler and the surrounding community will bring items collecting dusts in attics, basements and garages around town to the Henderson County Courthouse Annex building in Chandler. More...

Women's conference set for Saturday, April 26

Rock Hill Baptist Church of Brownsboro will host a women's conference, "Faith through the Generations ", on Saturday, April 26. The topic of the conference is faith, and the day's events will include breakfast and lunch. More...

News

Cook of the Week

Linda Jones grew up in the Rio Grande Valley area and has since seen some of the most flat, arid locations in the world, though this wasn't always a bad thing. More...

New CBACC member

Silly City Daycare joined the Chandler and Brownsboro Area Chamber of Commerce on March 28. Board members Joe Selman and Erica Howell presented owners Mr. and Mrs Hart with a plaque before a ribbon cutting with family and employees. 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...

Obituaries - Free Access

Frances Everna Burkhalter

Frances Everna Burkhalter, 100, of Chandler, passed away March 24, 2008 in Chandler, Texas. Services were held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, March 28, 2008 at Eubank Chapel-Canton, with the Rev. Russell Hall officiating. More...

Charles R. Miller, Jr.

Services for Charles Robert Miller, Jr., 35, Chandler, were held Friday at Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home, Tyler, with the Rev. Mark Braaten officiating. Burial was in Pleasant Retreat Cemetery. Mr. Miller died March 25, 2008, in Tyler. More...

Nancy Veasey McCowan

Services for Nancy Veasey McCowan, 57, Dallas, formerly of Brownsboro, were held Friday at The Potter's House, Dallas, with the Rev. Bobby Whitehead officiating. Burial was in Brownsboro Cemetery under direction of John R. More...

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