August 25, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Armed robber gets life

Charles Ray Robinson, 56, was sentenced to life in the penitentiary Monday by 3rd District Court Judge Mark Calhoon for the May 16, 2010 robbery of the Shell Station at 1117 East Tyler Street in Athens.  More...

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mineola scrimmage

  Above, Brownsboro’s Keuntis Thompson (#3) takes a sweep to the left and waits to find a hole while Mikey Ramirez (#33) and some of the offensive line lead the way. More...

Volleyball, band, Golden Girls will get more coverage

When school starts, it starts. It dives in at the deep end of the academic, athletic, and extra-curriculur pool of activity.  More...

WEEKLY BROWNSBORO SPORTS SCHEDULE

Bears football:  - Home vs Palestine, Friday at 7:30 p.m. - Junior Varsity at Palestine, tonight at 6:30 p.m. - Freshmen at Palestine, tonight at 5 p.m.  Bearettes volleyball:   More...

Man arrested after workplace dispute gets ugly

A disagreement between two workers at Smith Metal Fab in Brownsboro escalated last week and ended with one behind bars.  Bobby Lee Bell, 31, was arrested after he entered the residence of Robert Wyatt without permission and began assaulting him. More...

Down, set . . . Kindergarten!

Future Bear Tanner Ackerman tackles the first day of school

Tanner Ackerman wants to be a football player when he grows up. “I love playing football,” the five-year-old proudly told me just before asking whether I wanted to take a picture of him with his prize possession. More...

News of Record

HENDERSON COUNTY GRAND JURY INDICTMENTS

R. Scott McKee, District Attorney, reports the July Term, 2011, Grand Jury met on Aug. 12, Aug. 18 and Aug. 19 and returned 85 True Bills, including the following:  1. More...