September 15, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Church planning relocation, expansion

Rock Hill Baptist Church in Brownsboro is expanding and relocating… in a year or so.  More...

Community gears up for POW-WOW

Decorate your float, stir up your favorite chili recipe and grab your tribal headdress — the annual Chandler Pow-Wow has been set for Saturday, Oct. 8.  A parade will kick off the annual event at Winchester Park at 10 a.m. More...

Special Sections

School

TVCC honor society chapter inducts 47 new members

Summer is a time when most organizations at Trinity Valley Community College take a break, but not Iota Alpha.  The TVCC chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa honor society inducted 47 new members during a recent ceremony at the college.  More...

BISD energy savings earns award

BROWNSBORO — Faculty and staff at Brownsboro Independent School District have consistently paved the energy conservation pathway for other organizations while achieving significant savings with energy-efficient behavior -- and now those good ha More...

Photo

Computer Class recognized: During the Brownsboro Independent School District Board of Trustees meeting on Sept. More...

Letters

Dear Editor,

I would like to thank those involved in making Friday August 26 a memorable night.  I want to especially thank Coach Fredrick and Mr. More...

Dear Editor,

“Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of night….will stay us from the swift completion of our appointed rounds.”  More...

Brownsboro water, sewer rates to increase

BROWNSBORO — The Brownsboro City Council approved an increase in residents' water, sewer and garbage rates by a vote of 3-2, effective Oct. 1. More...

Council OKs budget, tax rate

The Chandler City Council put a final stamp on the budget and tax rate for 2011-12 at its regular meeting Tuesday.  The council formally adopted the proposed new tax rate of $.45000, up three cents, or 7.6 percent, from last year.  Public h More...

FIRE UPDATE

Blazes likely to continue

Even with large portions of Texas literally on fire, some residents in East Texas are still burning trash.  More...

Sissy’s ... A success in Brownsboro

The steaks are breaded by hand; the vegetables are always fresh; the pies are to die for. More...

News

Happenings Around Town

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SENIOR SCAM

Chandler woman wins $1.7 million, new car ... NOT!

AChandler senior citizen was awakened from a deep sleep Wednesday by someone on the other end of the telephone line telling her she had won $1.7 million and a new Mercedes Benz.  “I was just listening to what he had to say,” the woma More...

CHANDLER POLICE DEPARTMENT AUGUST REPORT

Chandler Police Department officials responded to incidents for the month of August as follows:  • Accident calls, 6, all minor with no injuries.  • Agency assist calls, DPS – 2, EMS - 3, Henderson County Sheriff’s De More...

Obituaries - Free Access

RICHARD “RED” ROMINE

Memorial services for Richard “Red” Romine, 74, of Chandler were held Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 1 p.m. at Rock Hill Baptist Church with Rev. Robert Welch and Rev. Donny Chamberlain officiating. More...

Sports

Turnovers send Bears to 0-3 after 7-point loss to Pirates

The Brownsboro Bears committed seven turnovers in a 21-14 loss at Crandall on Sept. 9.  More...

Despite strong rushing attack, Bears’ JV and Freshmen both lose to Crandall Pirates

BROWNSBORO — The Brownsboro Bears’ junior varsity football team dropped an exciting 30-24 decision at home against Crandall on Sept. 8.  More...

Bear Radio broadcasting more sports, events than ever

Bear Radio is in full swing, and the program is growing with each semester.  This year, Perry Eaton has 11 Bear Radio 2 students.  More...