September 11, 2008 RSS feed / News

News Briefs

Slimetime Fall Festival

Please join us at First Baptist Church of Edom, Friday, October 31 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Games, refreshments, candy and fellowship. Snack bar available; family photos will be made. Costumes optional. Call church office for information, 903-852-5481. More...

Hargrave - Wagley to wed October 4

The engagement of Stefani Wagley and Sheyenne Hargrave, both of Abilene, Texas is announced. The bride-elect is the daughter of Richard and Marilyn Wagley of Abilene. More...

Friends and Flowers Garden Club elects new officers

After a summer recess, the "Friends & Flowers" Garden Club of Brownsboro returned with a meeting that was held at the Edom Bakery & Grill in Edom, Texas on September 3, 2008. More...

Duty calls again

ETMC Athens lead tech prepares for tour in Iraq

Will Conley is a wanted man. As the lead technologist in nuclear medicine at ETMC Athens, he holds a key position in a very specialized field, one that enjoys nationwide demand. More...

News Briefs

HC Humane Society by Ellen Barton The Henderson County Humane Society in Athens will be taking some of its dogs to Tractor Supply in Athens for the monthly "Adopt A Buddy" day on Sept. 13, 2008. The time is from 9:00 to 1:00. More...

Staples announces $10 million grant

AUSTIN - Commissioner Todd Staples has encouraged home-delivered meal providers and non-profit organizations to apply for funding from the Texas Department of Agriculture's Texans Feeding Texas. The postmark deadline for grant applications is Nov. More...

Yesterday Remembered ...

`The Flag'...

"The Flag," "Old Glory," "The Star Spangled Banner," or whatever name it is called, is still the same -- the symbol of our nation, America the beautiful. More...

God's Open Hands receives donation from Chandler Lions Club

The Chandler Lions Club recently made a cash donation to support the efforts of God's Open Hands in feeding the hungry in East Henderson County. More...

It's a great time to shop locally

Fix It The First Time"

Artesian Plumbing is a local, familyowned and operated business, and it is in repair and remodeling sinks, faucets, disposals, bathrooms, all phases of plumbing and even the kitchen sink. Artesian Plumbing will work on additions to bathrooms. More...

Quilters Guild of East Texas meeting set for Sept. 11

Quilters Guild of East Texas will hold their monthly morning meeting Thursday, September 11, 2008; 9:30 AM social, 10:00 AM meeting. The evening meeting will be the same day, at 7:00 PM. More...

Meals on Wheels Menu

Sept. 15 - 19

(Milk served with meals) Orange juice served in centers MON: Meatballs/gravy, parslied noodles, carrot coins, wheat bread, orange TUES: Baked thyme chicken, roasted new potatoes, spinach, wheat bread, peach cups WED: Hamburger on bun, Ta More...

Wright - Coleman to wed September 13

James and Brenda Wright of Brownsboro, Texas, announce the engagement of their son, Darrin D. Wright to Georgia L. Coleman, daughter of Wesley and Deborah Coleman of Splendora, Texas. More...

Sponsor a Red Hatter at Chandler Nursing Center

Hey! It has been a while! We are looking forward to the holidays coming up, plans for the Pow Wow and getting each and every resident adopted for Christmas. More...

Kappa Pi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma celebrates their 30th birthday

Kappa Pi chapter of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International met Thursday, September 4, 2008, for their chapter's 30th birthday at the home of Lynda McQuaid in Chandler. More...

Here's To You America

The following individuals are proudly serving the United States of America in the Armed Forces. The Chandler and Brownsboro area communities are proud of you! For those who are serving overseas, we await your safe return. More...

`Ride for the Relay'

Taylor begins trip along old Route 66 -`Ride for the Relay

On September 6th, 2008, Bobby Taylor and 71 other riders got on the beginning of the Old Route 66 Hwy. in Chicago and will ride the entire route to Santa Monica, California. More...

9-11 remembered

...seven years later

It is not a tidy anniversary this year. Seven years between that awful day and this Sept. 11, the terrorist attacks linger somewhere between the immediate, a conscious part of our days, and the comfortable remove of the distant past. More...

Special events held at UT Tyler on 9-11 anniversary

The university of Texas at Tyler will hold special events on the anniversary of September 11, Dr. Howard Patterson, vice president for student affairs, announced. More...