January 28, 2010 RSS feed / News

PEOPLE & PLACES

Using watercolors, Watkins captures wedding elegance

Being the writer of “People & Places,” I naturally yearn for stories that will be pleasing to the reader.   I am always on the lookout for things to write about to satisfy that yearning and I think this is one of those stories. More...

RELIGION

Are You Going To Heaven?

During my years as a pastor, I counseled a significant number of people who were not sure about their answer to this question.   This included people of different ages, gender, and church members and nonchurch members alike.   More...

CHECKLIST CHARLIE

The windows are frosted and we dread walking out the door to climb in the car, knowing our hands and ankles will be chilled before the heater warms us to toasty.   More...

CHANDLER NURSING CENTER

A special “thank you” to Rev. Samuel and Missionary Ricky for providing services on Jan. 24 for our residents.   Also, Jan. 23, Missionary Ricky joined in for Bingo with Georgetta! More...

Tip line available on church arsons

As part of the ongoing investigation into eight church fires in East Texas, federal, state and local authorities have centralized efforts by establishing a command center in Tyler at the Department of Public Safety Office. More...

TYLER A&M MOTHER’S CLUB

The Tyler A&M Mother’s Club is scheduled to host a scholarship fundraiser Saturday at Double Dave’s Pizzaworks.   The fundraiser is for scholarships awarded annually to students who attend Texas A&M University.   More...

BOB BOWMAN’S EAST TEXAS

Best-read newspaper column may be sheriff’s report

I suspect that the bestread column in the Buffalo Press, a weekly newspaper in East Texas, is Sheriff Ralph Billings’ report on criminal activity in Freestone County.   More...

MENUS

Meals on Wheels   MON — Chicken nuggets, scalloped potatoes, green peas, wheat bread, pear cup. More...

WEST LAKE BAPTIST CHURCH

Seniors participate in Bible school

The senior adults of West Lake Baptist Church of Chandler revisited their childhoods as they attended the Very Best Bible School Jan. 18-20. More...

CHANDLER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Fifty-three students at Chandler Elementary School recorded perfect attendance during the first semester. Brookshire’s provided breakfast for the students.   More...

Malakoff church set to host Christian speaker Hill

First Baptist Church of Malakoff is scheduled to host Ronnie Hill Feb. 21- 24.   Hill is the founder of threeminutestory.com. More...