December 1, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

HOLIDAY IN THE PARK

The annual event was held Nov. 19 in Winchester Park, featuring music, vendors and more. SEE RELATED PHOTOS, PAGE 6. More...

Tour of Homes signals start of decorating season

As soon as the Thanksgiving turkey was digested, people’s thoughts started turning toward Christmas, most notably Christmas decorations.  Decorations started going up Thanksgiving Day around the Chandler and Brownsboro communities while ot More...

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School

Happenings at BHS

Golden Girls urge ‘Adopt-a-Family’ for Christmas   The Brownsboro High School Golden Girls are sponsoring an “adopt-a-family” program for Christmas this year for families in need.  More...

HOLIDAY IN THE PARK

Keep Chandler Beautiful,” organizer Shelia Haskins said. “Thanks to all who helped with the event, especially the City Hall ladies (pictured at left), Rick Daily, Stanley McCurley and all who came and sang for us.”   More...

OCTOBER STUDENTS OF THE MONTH

Murchison ISD announced the October Students of the Month as Shayla England, fourth-grade; Adrian Padron, first grade and Lacie Byrd, sixth grade earn the honors. More...

News of Record

HENDERSON COUNTY GRAND JURY INDICTMENTS

R. Scott McKee, District Attorney, reports the July Term, 2011, Grand Jury met on NoNov. More...

SANTA CLAUS IS COMING TO TOWN

Shooting Stars to feature St. Nick, carols by B’boro 3rd-grade singers

It is that time of the year and here comes Santa!  Jolly old Saint Nick will make an early appearance at the Shooting Stars in the Park in Brownsboro on Tuesday, Dec. More...

Toy Run benefits 100s of ET children

Andrews Center in Tyler will host its first annual Toy Run on Saturday, Dec. More...

COMMUNITY HERO GLENDA WHITE

Acts of kindness make a lasting impact

Sometimes it is the little things in life that go a long way, like sending a card to someone at just the time they needed a word of encouragement.  More...

News

Athens man gets 50 years for meth possession

Timothy Mark Roberts, 45, of Athens, was sentenced to 50 years in prison by 3rd District Court Judge Mark Calhoon on Nov. More...

CASArecognized for 100 percent service

Every day, Court Appointed Special Advocate volunteers save lives and last year CASA of Trinity Valley made sure that happened in Henderson, Anderson and Cherokee counties by serving every child in the foster care system, said Texas CASA Chief Execut More...

GIVING THANKS FOR THANKSGIVING DINNER

A total of 494 plates of food were served and carried out to the community at the Edom community Thanksgiving dinner. Organizers said “those who came said it was one of the best ever. More...

Sports

Bears go 2-0 in Burger King Classic

TYLER — The Brownsboro Bears went 2-0 in the Burger King Classic at The UT-Tyler Patriot Center on Nov. 25-26.  On Nov. 26, Brownsboro pulled out a closely-contested 40-39 win over the Lindale Eagles, who were previously ranked no. More...

Bearettes have 2-0 week with wins over Rains, Canton

LaQuesha Cooper scored 26 points to lead the Brownsboro Bearettes to a win in Rains on Nov. 21, and then Cooper scored 20 points to help lift the Bearettes to a 20-point victory over Canton on Nov. 22.  More...

EAST TEXAS CHAMPIONSHIP BASKETBALL LEAGUE

Boys Divisions  3rd-4th grade, 5th-6th grade, 7th-8th grade  Girls Divisions  5th-6th grade, 7th-8th grade  The East Texas Championship Basketball League is a competative league for boys and girls.  More...