December 8, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

SANTA CLAUS IS HERE!

Santa Claus is in Chandler and ready to visit with area boys and girls, maybe even an adult or two, as he makes his checks on his annual naughty-or-nice list.  Several public appearances from the big man in red are set while he will be making se More...

Citizen of Year nominations sought

Every year a special person from eastern Henderson County is honored by the Chandler-Brownsboro Area Chamber of Commerce for their dedication to the communities in which the chamber serves as the Citizen of the Year.  Nominations are now being r More...

Special Sections

School

BES BEST BEARS

Brownsboro Elementary School honors students each week that arrive at school on time, respect and listen to the teacher, complete their school work and homework. More...

DEBATE CHAMPS

The Brownsboro High School Debate team participated in The First Annual Capitol Congressional Debate on Dec. 1 in Austin. More...

BISD shows high retention rate

The Texas high school attrition rate is below 30 percent for the second year in a row, with 27 percent of the freshman class of 2007-08 having left school prior to graduating in the 2010-11 school year. More...

WINTER BLAST

Holiday benefit Dec. 17

Rebel Sons MC is gearing up for the first annual Winter Blast to benefit families in need of assistance this holiday season.  The benefit will be held Saturday, Dec. More...

Supporting Our Troops

The Brownsboro Elementary student body is making sure our military receives Christmas greetings this year as the school is mailing off three boxes of Christmas cards to show their support. More...

Van Voast running for Pct. 3 Commissioner

A home builder for more than 20 years, Billy Van Voast has a strong desire to “focus on what counts — the people of Henderson County — as he has announced he will run as a Republican candidate for Precinct 3 Henderson County Commiss More...

News

Area News Roundup

Parkside man in critical condition   Henderson County Sheriff’s Deputies Chad Walker and Duane Sanders were dispatched to Parkside Drive in the Parkside Shores subdivision on Monday, Nov. 28 in reference to a medical emergency.  More...

LOOKING BACK, MOVING AHEAD

Chandler Historical Society recommissioned to help develop museum

First formed in 1978 to plan the Centennial celebration for the city, Chandler Historical Society was revitalized in 2010 to establish a museum for the city. More...

Happenings Around Town

The   First Methodist Church of  More...

Sports

TOPS AT THE TOURNAMENT

  The 7th- and 8th-grade girls both won the Brownsboro Junior High Tournament on Dec. 3. The 7th-grade team beat Fairfield, 29-21, and the 8th-grade team also defeated Fairfield, 36-27. More...

LINDALE — The Brownsboro Bearettes took home a third-place finish in the Hoop Heaven Tournament in Lindale last weekend.  Brownsboro defeated the Pine Tree Lady Pirates in the third-place game, 27- 20, on Dec. 3.  More...

GREAT EAST TEXAS SHOOTOUT

The Great East Texas Shootout is upon us for another year and it features 103 games over only three days. This year’s Shootout features 30 girls teams and 20 boys teams.  More...