March 10, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Debate team medals at 15 tourneys

BROWNSBORO — The Brownsboro High School Speech and Debate team has experienced plenty of success in its first year as a “real program” in over a decade, coach Jason Caldwell said.  More...

Trustees vote to spend $8,000 on Golden Girls uniforms

Officials voted on Monday to spend $8,000 on new uniforms for the Brownsboro High School Golden Girls.  “ T h e girls and I are very excited to receive the school board’ s approval to update the uniforms,” Director Kathryn Hern More...

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School

Brownsboro High School to present pair of Humanities Texas exhibitions

Brownsboro High School’s history department on March 21 will present “The Bill of Rights,” an exhibition produced by the Pennsylvania Humanities Council and organized by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowmen More...

Sports

Golden Girls leave San Antonio with 8 trophies

The Brownsboro High School Golden Girls were one of 55 drill teams from across Texas to compete in the American Alamo Dance Classic in San Antonio on March 5, and it came home with eight trophies.  More...

Golf team takes home 2nd and 4th place finishes

The Brownsboro High School golf team placed second and fourth in a pair of tournaments.  At the Van Zandt Country Club in Canton on March 7, the team posted a 317 score, which gave them a second-place finish out of 17 teams.  More...

Bears baseball suffers winless weekend

The Brownsboro Bears compiled a winless record on March 3-5 in the Spring Hill Tournament.  Brownsboro lost to Harmony, 11-5, and then dropped a 10-1 decision to host Spring Hill before falling to Winnsboro, 10-7.  “Colin Mason pitche More...

HCSO: Timmermans Died In Murder-Suicide

Robbie and Cheryl Timmerman of Brownsboro died in a murder-suicide on March 9, the Henderson County Sheriff's Office has concluded.  More...

Brownsboro ISD reduces budget by $1 million

Brownsboro Independent School District trustees on Monday approved reducing by $1 million its budget for 2011-2012.  More...

Firm talks to leaders about new BISD CEO

School Executive Consulting officials have met with community leaders to find out what they’re looking for in the Brownsboro Independent School District’s next superintendent.  More...

Vendors sought for Edom street fair

Vendors are being sought for April in Edom, a twoday street fair that offers entertainment, arts, crafts, children’s activities, and food.  “April in Edom wants anyone who makes interesting or unusual crafts or arts or food,” M More...

News

More than 3,000 bills filed two months into new session

Almost two months into the session, the Texas Legislature is approaching the first of many deadlines, including the last day to file most bills.  More than 1,000 bills had been filed in the Senate and more than 2,000 in the House. More...

correction

Edom City Council members and the town’s mayor serve four-year terms.  A story on the front page of The Statesman’s March 3 edition incorrectly idenifi ed the term lengths.  To report an error, call 903-849-3333, or e-mail edito More...

quick hits

MURCHISON METHODIST WOMEN  The Murchison Methodist Women’s Spring auction and spaghetti supper are scheduled for March 25, at 6:30 p.m., at First United Methodist Church in Murchison.  Call 903-469-3885 or 903-469-4649.  ST. More...