October 16, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Chandler/Brownsboro Chamber of Commerce Pow Wow

Nathan Straus Photo Brownsboro Independent School District Superintendent Elton Caldwell at the Pow Wow. For more pictures, see page eight. The Pow Wow took place Saturday. More...

Special Sections

School

Brownsboro ISD MENU

Sept. 29 - Oct. 3

(Milk served with meals) Oct. 20 - 24 NOTE: Changes due to deliveries, calendar changes, holidays, etc., will be announced. BREAKFAST All Schools (Choice of cereal offered daily. More...

Staples celebrates National School Lunch Week

Visits Texas students to promote 3 Es of Healthy Living

AUSTIN - Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples is joining students across the state this week in honor of National School Lunch Week, Oct. 13-17. More...

STUDENT TRAINER OF THE WEEK

Whitney Padgett More...

Sports

Panthers get past Bears

By Melissa Gaona Statesman Sports Brownsboro started their first district 20-AAA game, Friday night, October 10, and fell to Westwood 51-22 at the Panther Stadium in Palestine. More...

Bearettes defeat Palestine Lady Wildcats

The Varsity Bearettes defeated the Palestine Wildcats, Tuesday, October 7. Brownsboro got the best out of five games with 25-12, 23-25, 25-16, 17-25 and 15-8. More...

The junior high Bears travel to Palestine to take on Westwood

Bears 7A team fell to the Panthers 14-24 Mitchell Penny caught two touchdowns from Tyler Thomison and Quintas Lee ran in the two-point conversion. Leon Gilmore led the defense in tackles. More...

Community remembers brothers

Just a few days ago Aaron and Nick Cummings were typical teenagers trying to make good grades in high school while following their passions. More...

Photo

Nathan Straus Photo The Keith Mitchell band at the Henderson County Cattle Baron's Ball Saturday evening More...

Canvas date set

The Brownsboro Independent School District Board of Trustees met Monday for its monthly meeting. During the meeting, the board voted on a date to canvass the results of the October 11 tax ratification election, which was not passed in voting. More...

News

Meals on Wheels Menu

Oct. 20 - 24

(Milk served with meals) Orange juice served in centers MON: Chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes, chopped broccoli, wheat bread, peach cup TUES: Baked chicken, rice pilaf, mixed vegetables, wheat bread, pear cup WED: Baked pork chops, bla More...

Moser-Crews exchange wedding vows

Janice Crews of Chandler and Jeff Moser of Bedford were married in the Roseland Plantation Chapel, Ben Wheeler, Texas, on September 13, 2008. The ceremony was performed by Pastor Tommy Weems of Rock Hill Baptist Church, Brownsboro, Texas. More...

Brownsboro financial status in good shape

The Brownsboro City Council reviewed city finances Thursday, October 9. Overall, finances were found to be in good shape. Council members went over a number of the expenditures and revenues in the regular monthly meeting. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Barbara Ann Moffitt

Mrs. Barbara Ann Moffitt passed away at the age of 69 on October 6, 2008, in Tyler. She was born February 14, 1939 in Akron, Ohio to the late Allen Lynch and Mary Mae Lynch. She was a resident of Chandler, formerly living in Dallas. More...

M. H. Mabry

Graveside services for M. H. Mabry, 87, Tyler, were held Tuesday, October, 2008 at the Houston National Cemetery, in Houston, Texas, with Bro. Bob Shirley officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Chandler Memorial Funeral Home. More...

Donald E. Cutright

Services for Donald E. Cutright, 69, of Chandler were held Tuesday, October 14, 2008, at Tyler Memorial Chapel with Revs. Bob Fisher and Keith Hague officiating. 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

JUDGE WINSTON REAGAN June 15, 1915 - October 03, 2008

We said goodbye to a civic leader and friend last week. Judge Winston Reagan lived a long and happy life with a loving family. In 1966, while Mayor of Chandler, Mr. More...