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School

Author visits district schools

The BISD elementary and intermediate schools got a visit from Rickey Pittman, author and musician, this past week. More...

Brownsboro Junior High School STUDENTS OF THE WEEK

Baylie Conner 8th Grade Parents: Jimmy and Jackie Conner Brothers/Sisters: Jake, Gage and Bret Conner Hobbies: Volleyball, shopping and going to church More...

BROWNSBORO ISD MENU

April 6 - 10 NOTE: Changes due to deliveries, calendar changes, holidays, etc., will be announced. BREAKFAST All Schools (Choice of cereal offered daily. More...

Writer's Corner

WritersCorner

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. More...

News of Record

Sheriff's Report

On March 25, 2009 at approximately 1:00 pm, Henderson County Sheriff's Investigators and Deputies served a felony arrest warrant at a residence located off CR 3410 in the Brownsboro area. More...

Curtis Huddleston found guilty

A Henderson County Jury found Curtis Wayne Huddleston guilty of Injury to a Child last week in Judge Dan Moore's 173rd Judicial District Court. Huddleston was indicted in 2008 after an investigation of a report of child abuse. More...

On the hunt for eggs

Chandler's Winchester Park will be packed full of children, parents and thousands of Easter eggs on April 4. The Saturday outing, which starts at 10:30am, will be free for the young egg hunters. More...

Labor of Love ramps up the work

Joe and his wife Janice Cofer of Chandler have a reason to be happy; they're the proud owners of a new wheelchair ramp to their home. More...

News

Cook of the Week

(Editor's Note: This is a column from July 7, 2005, written by Jo Ann Perry. We thank her for writing, and Mr. Jones for sharing his recipes) Darian Jones enjoys living in the country, near Ben Wheeler. More...

Health Short

My child was sent home with pink eye."

The eye is covered with a thin clear membrane called the conjunctiva. This lining helps protect your eye. Inflammation of the membrane can cause the eye to become red and irritated. This condition is called conjunctivitis. More...

The demise of fire towers

I'll be relying on a lot of information from Lin Risner in this article because he is my credible source on forest-related matters. When I called Lin and told him my topic, he asked if I wanted enough to write a book. More...

Sports

Bears bats come alive

Second inning outburst propels team to 7-6 win

PALESTINE - The Brownsboro Bears had a six-run second inning, then held off a late comeback by the Westwood Panthers, to post a 7-6 win Saturday, March 28th. More...

Brownsboro wins Canton tournament

CANTON - Brownsboro, led by Drew Pirtle and Trey Volentine, captured first place in the Canton Invitational Golf Tournament Monday, March 9th at Van Zandt Country Club. Brownsboro totaled 313 for first place, while Atlanta was second at 318. More...

Bearettes post win over Westwood

BROWNSBORO - It was a close-fought game for four innings, then a 4-run outburst in the fifth inning propeled the Bearettes to a 5-2 win over the Westwood Lady Panthers Monday, March 30th. More...