April 14, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Officials still seek suspects in Edom park vandalism case

No suspects had been identified in a vandalism at Edom Community Park, nearly a month after Van Zandt County Crime Stoppers offered a reward for information leading to an arrest in the case.   More...

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School

Pre-registration scheduled for kindergarten classes

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Kindergarten pre-registration for Brownsboro Elementary School and Chandler Elementary School is scheduled for May 3-5, from 9 a.m. More...

brownsboro speech and debate

Several students are scheduled to participate in a regional competition on Friday and Saturday. More...

Brownsboro, Chandler sixth-graders participate in mock trial with Starnes

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Sixth-grade gifted and talented students from Brownsboro Intermediate School and Chandler Intermediate School participated in a mock trial recently before Henderson County Judge Sue Starnes.  Carla Jensen, the plaintiff in the civil case, was su More...

Family Ties

Larkin to retire after 11 years in ‘bitter sweet’ decision

BROWNSBORO — Brownsboro Junior High School Principal Yolanda Larkin said she is retiring after 27 years as an educator to spend more time with her grandchildren.  More...

BISD energy plan keeps microwaves, refrigerators in class

BROWNSBORO — Brownsboro Independent School District trustees on Monday approved an energy conservation plan that allows teachers to keep microwaves and refrigerators in their classrooms.  The move came after Director of Operations Kevin Mc More...

Trustees approve personnel moves during Board of Trustees meeting

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BROWNSBORO — Brownsboro Independent School District officials ap- proved several personnel moves during a Board of Trustees meeting on Monday.  More...

News

Master Gardeners event set for April 21 in Athens

The Henderson County Master Gardeners annual plant sale and conference is scheduled for April 21 at First United Methodist Church in Athens.  “This year’s event will offer more than a touch of nature, and is shaping up to be the best More...

Tyler hospital receives ‘Top’ recognition

TYLER — Mother Frances Hospital has been named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals by Thomson Reuters, according to a press release.  More...

Masters, Lewis to marry

Jeff and Roberta Masters of Chandler announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelsey Rebecca Masters, to Codie Raye Lewis.  The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Becky and William “Gerald” Masters, and Louise and the late Elwyn & More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Michael Randy Springer

A memorial service for Michael Randy Springer, 59, of Brownsboro, will be on Saturday, April 16, 2011, at 2 p.m., at Leagueville Baptist Church with the Rev. Tom Bragdon officiating.  More...

Sports

Goggans K’s 8, leads Bearettes to 4-0 win

BROWNSBORO — The Brownsboro Bearettes rode the pitching arm of Paige Goggans to take a 4-0 win over the Bullard Lady Panthers here on Friday night and to secure a playoff spot.  After no runs were scored through five and a half innings, th More...