January 20, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Chamber receives dozens of awards nominations

More than 60 nominations have been received for the Chandler Brownsboro Area Chamber of Commerce’s Citizen of the Year and Business of the Year.  More...

Costa, Booth, others to perform in Edom’s The Old Firehouse series

EDOM — The Old Firehouse in Edom has announced the second half of its 2010-2011 concert season.  Bringing national folkmusic singers and songwriters to this small Van Zandt Coiunty town “has been the goal of Jeff and Judy Gottesman More...

Special Sections

School

4-H Clover Kids meets

The Henderson County 4-H Clover Kids Club hosted its December meeting at the home of Cole Adair in Brownsboro.  They made Christmas Cards for Chandler Nursing Center residents to be delivered along with lap blankets, handkerchiefs, and candy can More...

Obituaries - Free Access

James J. Ellis

Memorial services for James Ellis, 79, Chandler, were planned for a later date.  Mr. Ellis died on Jan. 7, 2011, in Tyler.  He served in the U.S. Army for 22 years, and had worked as a deputy sheriff in Henderson County since 1981.   More...

Sports

Sunnyvale hires Settle as athletic director, coach

Sunnyvale Independent School District Board of Trustees on Monday night voted unanimously to hire John Settle as athletic director and head football coach.  More...

Bears’ JV team downs Vandals

The Brownsboro Bears junior-varsity team defeated the Van Vandals, 68-41, on Jan. 11.  The Bears had a 40-19 lead over Van at halftime.  More...

Bear Radio to cover boys, girls basketball, softball, baseball

Bear Radio will cover Brownsboro’s boys and girls varsity home and road basketball games for the rest of District 17-3A play.  Perry Eaton will provide play-by-play for Bearettes’ games, and Bear Radio student Kris Bryant will provid More...

DEEP DIG

Workers with Andrews & Foster Drilling Company of Athens drills about 1,000 feet into the Carrizo-Wilcox aquifer on Jan. More...

Search firm selected to find new superintendent

The Brownsboro Independent School District Board of Trustees on Monday night selected School Executive Consulting to find a replacement for Superintendent Elton Caldwell.  More...

REMAKING ELWOOD

Restoration of old Elwood building nears completion

BEN WHEELER — Almost a year after the Elwood School building was moved to Ben Wheeler, the century-old wood-frame structure is nearly fully restored.  Work on the four-room building has been ongoing since its delicate move from between Wi More...

News

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

The Chandler Brownsboro Area Chamber of Commerce hosted ribbon cuttings for two businesses on Thursday at Sissy’s in Brownsboro. More...

Perry appoints McMakin to Texas Fire Protection post

Gov. Rick Perry has appointed John T. McMakin to the Texas Fire Protection Commission for a term to expire on Feb. More...

QUICK HITS

KICKAPOO TEA PARTY A meeting has been set for Monday, at 7 p.m., at Wildewood Community Center in Brownsboro. ST. BONIFACE CATHOLIC CHURCH St. More...

Letters

Brownsboro VFD celebrates accomplishments

On Saturday night, I was a guest at the Brownsboro Volunteer Fire Department’s annual banquet.  Upon entering the room, I sensed a new attitude — one of humble pride and accomplishment.  Those who worked above and beyond the ca More...

News of Record

Davis releases list of cases disposed in three courts

Henderson County Attorney Clint Davis has released the disposition of cases filed through his offi ce for 2010.  This data is comprised of cases filed in the County Court at Law, County Court at Law No. More...