December 2, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Lights of Ben Wheeler set for Tuesday

BEN WHEELER — Shopkeepers here are set to light up this Van Zandt County town for Christmas on Tuesday.   The event will include caroling and a visit with Santa. Downtown stores and galleries will offer refreshments from 5 to 7 p.m. More...

Chandler church to host holiday event

A silent auction, activities for children, and entertainment are on tap for Saturday at First United Methodist Church in Chandler during Christmas Market Place.   More...

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School

Brownsboro Hich School receives ACT award

Brownsboro High School has received the 2010 College Readiness Award from the Texas ACT Council for maintaining or increasing the number of students taking the ACT Assessment and college readiness.   More...

QUICK HITS

BROWNSBORO HIGH SCHOOL BAND   The Brownsboro High School band boosters club is scheduled to meet on Monday, at 6 p.m. More...

Sports

Communion should be taken ‘fairly often’

Question: “How often should communion be observed?”   More...

THE SABBATH

Scripture mandates no modern-day observance

Question: “What day is the Sabbath, Saturday or Sunday? More...

Bears basketball starts season off with split

Under new head coach Tobin Reid, the Brownsboro Bears tipped their season off with a win against the Eustace Bears and a loss to the Wills Point Tigers in the first week of play.   The Bears downed the Bulldogs, 59-37, in Eustace on Nov. 22. More...

SilverLeaf expected to begin Phase 2 this month

More than two dozen units in Phase 1 of Silver- Leaf at Chandler have been leased, and the last four apartments are scheduled to be available this month, Manager Laura Dickson said. More...

Brownsboro PD to install new radios in January

BROWNSBORO — The Brownsboro Police Department expects to install new digital radios in its patrol units as early as January. More...

Donations slow for Hometown Heroes

BROWNSBORO — Hometown Heroes is still seeking monetary and toy donations to help less fortunate families in the area, Brownsboro Police Chief Thomas Robertson said. More...

News

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The Chandler Brownsboro Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting and plaque presentation on Nov. 18 at KT’s Seafood & Grill. More...

TxDOT

Here’s a quick look at work planned in the Tyler District:   In Smith County, Texas Department of Transportation maintenance crews were scheduled to perform resurfacing operations in various locations on Farmto Market Road 756, north of More...

Board of Directors named for Chandler Historical Society

A Chandler Historical Society was established during a Nov. 15 meeting at the Chandler Community Center.   Officers elected were President Juanita Price, Vice President Jim S. Powell, Secretary Lucinda Mc- Kay and Treasurer Mary Ione Stewart. More...