July 1, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

ETMC Athens renovation mostly underground so far

Since East Texas Medical Center in Athens began its $32.4 million expansion project last year, plenty has been accomplished, though much of it isn’t readily visible.   More...

Special Sections

School

BROWNSBORO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Pre-Kindergarten   Backpack (without rollers and large enough for a folder).   1 box 24-ct. Crayola crayons   1 pkg. Expo dry erase markers   1 box Kleenex 1 pkg. paper lunch sacks 1 pkg. coffee filters   1 pkg. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

James Calvin Moffeit

Funeral services for James Calvin “J.C.” Moffeit, 86, of Brownsboro, were on June 28, 2010, at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home, with Bro. John Parker officiating. More...

Carolyn Wood

Funeral services for Carolyn Haeuser Wood, 82, of Chandler were June 25, 2010, at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home.   The Rev. Charles P. Wood officiated. Burial followed at Chandler Memorial Cemetery.   Mrs. Wood was born on Sept. More...

Writer's Corner

WRITER’S CORNER

Remembering Pa   She found a folded, faded photograph   In the back of a dusty drawer   Out in the barn   As she was busy sorting through   Things for ‘the auction’ To settle the estate. More...

2010 ELECTION Trustees receive recommendation ‘very favorably’

PLAN INCLUDES 1 NEW CAMPUS; OFFICIALS FACE DEADLINE

The Brownsboro Independent School District Board of Trustees was receptive to a recommendation Monday night to build one new campus and reno- vate parts of three others if a tax election in November is successful, Assistant Superintendent Vicki York More...

Help needed for July CityFest

Contributors and volunteers are needed for Chandler’s CityFest on July 10, an official with the city’s public library said.   More...

Ben Wheeler to host street dance on Saturday

BEN WHEELER — Matt and Megan Magill are scheduled to perform here on Saturday during a street dance.   More...

News

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

The Chandler Brownsboro Area Chamber of Commerce presents a plaque to new member Edward Jones Investment on June 24 at San Pedro’s in Chandler. More...

BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT

Preslee Kate Burton

It is with great joy that Jonathan and Haley Burton of Leagueville announce the arrival of their daughter, Preslee Kate Burton.   Preslee was born on April 26, 2010, weighing 8 pounds, 14 ounces, and measuring more than inches long.   More...

Rev. Richard Prather

This weekend is Independence celebration weekend.   Many will gather sometime on Saturday, Sunday or Monday, as families and friends to rejoice in the freedom won for us so many years ago. More...

Sports

Bouncing forward toward a b-ball future

LADY’S DAYS ON THE COURT

The annual Bearettes basketball camp was held last week in the high school gymnasium.   Head basketball coach Fred Griffin was director of the camp, which he said had a large number of young ladies participating this year.   More...