September 18, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

BISD superintendent named Pow Wow Parade Grand Marshal

This year's theme for the Pow Wow Parade is "Excellence in Education by BISD Faculty and Administrators." BISD's Superintendent Elton Caldwell will be the Grand Marshal for the October 11 event and parade displays and floats will promote youth pro More...

The Christmas Store opens

Nathan Straus Photos Christmas Store Inc. opened Sunday. It's the place to go for high quality Christmas decorations. An open house was held Saturday evening to celebrate the store's opening. The store is located at 2822 West Erwin, Tyler. More...

Special Sections

School

Brownsboro ISD MENU

SEPTEMBER 22-26

(Milk served with meals) NOTE: Changes due to deliveries, calendar changes, holidays, etc., will be announced. BREAKFAST All Schools (Choice of cereal offered daily. More...

Brownsboro Intermediate 2008-2009 Student Council

The Brownsboro Intermediate student council for the 2008-09 year are: 6th grade officers: President Madison Timmerman, Vice President Radley Jeiner, Secretary Crystal Scott, Representatives Taylor Poe and Baylee Wilson. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Alberta Ann Lowder

Services for Alberta Ann Lowder, 76, were held at 10 a.m. Saturday at First United Methodist Church of Chandler. Arrangements were with Chandler Memorial Funeral Home. Mrs. Lowder died September 8, 2008, in Tyler. More...

Carroll Fulton Houpt

Services for Carroll Fulton Houpt, 71, Ben Wheeler were held at 3 p.m. Saturday at Hilliard Funeral Home, Van, with the Rev. Mike Kirkpatrick officiating. Burial was in Prairie Springs Cemetery, Ben Wheeler. Mr. More...

Coy Thurston Tindel

Coy Thurston Tindel, 91, passed away September 4, 2008, at his ranch in the Dial community near Honey Grove. He was born November 9, 1916, near Brownsboro, in Henderson County. His parents were Neva Lilly Barry Tindel and Lonzo Wilson Tindel. 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

Letters To The Editor

Please review Letter to the Editor policy before submitting letter. The policy is found in the information column on page two. LETTER TO EDITOR: I returned from Ireland August 5 and had a blessed trip. What a beautiful country! More...

Smith resigns Democratic chairman post

It's been a long journey for Henderson County Democratic Chairman Ray Smith, and the journey's not over. He has resigned from his position as chairman to allow "new blood" to come in. More...

Photo

Nathan Straus Photo CBACC members at the plaque presentation for the newest member, Adair Remodelling and Repair. More...

A gift to God's Open Hands

Nathan Straus Photo God's Open Hands members accept a check from United Way. More...

News

Cookof the Week

Watch for the Cook of the Week Cookbook!

In preparation for our upcoming cookbook, The Statesman has compiled several of our favorite (and experimental) recipes for use in your own kitchens. More...

Elder Trailer Sales team up to benefit American Cancer Society with trailer raffle

Athens, TX - Elder Trailer Sales has begun to sell tickets to be able to win an all-aluminum 2008 C&C Bumper Pull Horse Trailer. More...

Statesman named official newspaper for Chandler at regular meeting

The Chandler City Council approved The Chandler and Brownsboro Statesman as the cities official newspaper during regular session Tuesday, September 9, at Chandler City Hall. Gene Giger made the motion and Don Daniell seconded it. More...

Sports

ISAIH's 2nd annual Cancer Run around corner

This year's Cancer Run, September 27 at Scooter Pete's, is for local boy Jake Hardin. He was diagnosed with Leukemia on October 16, 2007 and has spent two months at a children's medical hospital center in Dallas. More...

The 2008 HOMECOMING QUEEN NOMINEEES

Brownsboro High School 2008 Homecoming Court

Front Row - Seniors Left to right: Haley Smith, Naomi Scott, Taylor Green Middle Row - Freshmen and sophomores Left to right: Freshmen Hayley Surlet, Breanne McKeever, Madison Montee, Sophomores Taylor Garber, Haley Crist, Amy Jones Back Row - Junior More...

Bears come out victorious following a very close game

The Bears are now 3-0 after playing the Spring Hill Panthers Friday, September 12, at Bears Stadium. The entire first half of the game was dominated by the Bears offense. More...