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SCHOOL SUPPLIES

Brownsboro Pre-Kindergarten Backpack (without rollers & large enough for a folder) 1 box 24-ct. Crayola crayons 1 solid color 2-pocket folder 1 box large washable markers 1 watercolor set 1 box Kleenex Girls Only: More...

Sports

Ready ... Set ... Go!!!

Bears working toward start of 2009 season

Brownsboro Bears head coach John Settle has 19 years in the business of coaching. He's been the head coach and Athletic Director for the BISD for seven years. And it's time for football season again. More...

Bearettes return squad heavy with upperclassmen for `09

It's almost time to begin serving up some volleyball. In fact, the Brownsboro Bearettes volleyball program begins with scrimmages on Friday and Saturday. More...

Youth football still open for sign ups

Organizers of "Bears Youth Football" are urging anyone still wanting to participate in the league to "register now!" A recent registration day didn't get the turnout that was expected mainly, organizers believe, because of late summer vacations be More...

Ben Wheeler knifesmith returns to trade, joins effort to rebuild community

VAN ZANDT COUNTY

Sixty years in the knife business hasn't dulled Dan Harrison's passion for creating custom blades. If anything, it's only sharpened it. More...

News

Henderson County woman pleads guilty to mortgage fraud

A Henderson County woman who was sentenced in Navarro County last March to 99 years in prison for real estate fraud entered a guilty plea on separate mortgage fraud charges in Kaufman County District Court. The defendant, Kandace Y. More...

LIONS DEN

Do you know the metaphor for Lions? It's the ginkgo tree! Provide a ginkgo with sun and soil, and it can live for 1,000 years. Its resiliency makes it a symbol of hope, representing heritage, adaptability and utility, traits of all Lions members! More...

BROWNSBORO FFA

Chapter receives awards during state convention

Brownsboro FFA chapter officers received numerous awards, along with some of its top students, during a state FFA convention in Dallas in July. More...

Writer's Corner

WRITER'S CORNER

OOPS! (From church bulletins): Potluck supper Sunday at 5:00 pm - prayer and medication to follow. The ladies of the church have cast off clothing of every kind. They may be seen in the basement on Friday afternoon. More...

Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

On behalf of the Chandler Parks Board and the vast majority of the youth and adults who enjoy the many amenities at Winchester Park, I would like to thank both the Economic Development Board and the Chandler City Council for their approval and fund More...