November 25, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Nominations sought for awards banquet

The Chandler Brownsboro Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for its annual awards banquet.   “We definitely need nominations for persons and business of the year,” Chairman Dennis Mack said. More...

Shooting Stars in the Park set for Dec. 7 in Brownsboro

The Keep Brownsboro Beautiful Shooting Stars in the Park is set for Dec. 7, Vice President Roxie Holley said. More...

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Sports

BROWNSBORO STANDOUTS

Taylor, Owens put up record numbers for Bears

BROWNSBORO — The Brownsboro Bears made the playoffs for the fifth time in six seasons this year, with their latest postseason appearance ending with a bi-district loss to the fifth-ranked Kirbyville Wildcats. More...

Brownsboro drops pair to Jacksonville, Kerens

BEARETTES BASKETBALL

Brownsboro dropped to 2-2 after a pair of losses to Jacksonville, 45-29, on Nov. 16, and to Kerens, 48- 47, on Nov. 20. More...

TEXAS HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL

Bear Stadium is scheduled to host a regional playoff game on Friday as Bremond (9- 2) takes on Tenaha (7-3).   Kick is set for 7:30 p.m.   More...

Chamber to elect five new officers for 3-year terms

Five new officers will be selected to serve on the Chandler Brownsboro Area Chamber of Commerce’s board of directors, and ballots are due by Dec. 31, Chairman Dennis Mack said. More...

Officials to interview resource officers on Tuesday

Administrators are scheduled to begin interviewing on Tuesday for a Brownsboro Independent School District resource officer, officials said. More...

Downtown Edom to host tree-lighting ceremony

For the fifth straight year, downtown Edom is scheduled to host a Christmas tree-lighting ceremony, on Dec. 4.   More...

News

Public Citizen’s Smith addresses ETECO on air, water quality

ATHENS — Representing Public Citizen, Tom Smith of Austin talked to the East Texas Environmental Concerns Organization here on Nov. 18 about his views on the conditions of air and water quality in East Texas.   More...

TOUR OF HOMES

Six homes featured in 20th Christmas tour

On Dec. 6, the Women’s Unity Fellowship will host its 20th Christmas Tour of Homes.   Six homes will be featured. More...

QUICK HITS

BROWNSBORO HIGH SCHOOL BAND   The Brownsboro High School band boosters club is scheduled to meet on Dec. 6, at 6 p.m.   SHOOTING STARS IN THE PARK   Shooting Stars in the Park is set for Dec. More...

Historical

Famous weapons at Alamo lost in mists of history

With the fall of the Alamo in 1836, two of the most famous weapons in Texas history — a knife carried by Jim Bowie and a rifle used by Davy Crockett — were lost in the mists of history. More...