March 1, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Burglars hit Chandler Drug

Chandler Police Chief Ron Reeves says the burglars that hit Chandler Drug are professional.  The burglary occurred around 2:45 a.m. Thursday, Feb. More...

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School

B’boro FCCLA team spreading the ‘DREAM’

The Brownsboro High School FCCLA “DREAM” team of Mayra Granados, Jessica Rojas and Isela Guerrero called the “DREAM Seekers” (the team advocating for the passage of the DREAM act) presented their “DREAM” before the More...

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...

MURCHISON ISD HONOR ROLLS

Kindergarten A Honor Roll Graceland Lee Michael Leonard Katelynn McCoy Remington McGuffy LaKota Ramsey Lavey Savis Mia Silva Ava McKeever  Perfect Attendance Britton Abney Madalyn Davis Elijah Green Katelynn McCoy Remington McGuffy Lakota Ramsey More...

Sports

Photo

East Texas Fury competed in the Brook Hill league and end of season tournament and finished in second place in eighth-grade division with a 6-2 record. More...

Titans complete season

Tournament play came to an end for several teams over the weekend including the Titans in Little Dribblers Majors play.  After losing a close contest to open the tournament the Titans bounced back in their second game with a 16-13 win against th More...

Bears fall to Connally in area playoffs

CORSICANA — Playing in the playoffs for only the second time in 15 years, the Bears’ trip to the postseason wasn’t as long as Brownsboro faithful had hoped it would be as they dropped a 53-49 area-round playoff game to Waco Connally More...

News of Record

HENDERSON COUNTY INDICTMENTS

R. Scott McKee, District Attorney, reports the January Term, 2012, Grand Jury met on Feb. 23- 24, 2012, and returned 109 True Bills, including the following:  1. Anthony Louis Ray, B/M, 19, from Ft. Worth, indicted for Robbery  2. More...

Incumbents seek re-election

Giger, Lunsford file for Chandler council

While the date of state elections is uncertain, the City of Chandler is moving forward with city elections on May 12.  Three positions are open on the Chandler City Council as the terms held by Gene Giger, Janice Lunsford and Don Daniel expire t More...

Incumbents seek re-election

Vest, Shaffer, Cox on ballot in Brownsboro

All three incumbents eligible for reelection on the Brownsboro City Council have filed for the May 12 election to continue representing the city.  As of Monday, only incumbents Glen Vest, Doug Shaffer and Charles Cox have filed. More...

CHANGING THE CULTURE

Mills challenges moms to breastfeed

January 20 marked the one-year anniversary of Surgeon General Regina M. Benjamin's Call to Action in support of breastfeeding. Dr. More...

News

Join Sonic at MDAMuscle Walk Saturday

Looking for a way to make a difference in someone’s life in less than two hours?  Need a little exercise on Saturday morning?  If you answered “Yes” to either of those questions the place to be this Saturday is the Broadwa More...

Black Beauty to hold open house

The Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch will host an open house April 14 and 21 to allow guests to see and learn about the animals as well as be informed on issues facing the Black Beauty Ranch and the Humane Society.  More...

Coach courts support for 2 charities

‘Free Throws for Souls’ to benefit God’s Open Hands, missionary John Williamson

After receiving a heavy out-pouring of community support, the time is finally here. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

William ‘Jake’ Stiles

Graveside services for William Jake Stiles, 104, Tyler, were held Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012, in Cathedral in the Pines with Chaplain David Hicks officiating under direction of Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home, Tyler.  Stiles died Wednesday, Feb. More...

Bobby Jack Ouchley

Bobby Jack Ouchley, 76, of Chandler died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012, in Tyler. A celebration of his life was held Friday, Feb. 24, 2012, at the Forest Grove Community Center in Chandler.  Bobby was born Oct. More...

Writer's Corner

I'M THANKFUL LORD

I'm thankful for the flowers, That bloom in the spring, I'm thankful for the birds, The birds that sing. I'm thankful for the clouds High up above I'm thankful for the trees, Dear Lord you made all these It was More...

A LITTLE BIT OF HEAVEN

God made everything in its own way - White snow falling, Strong winds blowing Making trees sway. God made everything beautiful in its own way.   More...

Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Editor,  I would like to take a minute to remind readers of the recent increase in governmental spending on Alzheimer’s research, with the intent to find effective treatments for the brain-destroying disease by 2025.  More...

Historical

CHANDLER YESTERYEAR

Washday Mondays

During my childhood in the 1940s, Monday was always washday at our house unless it was raining. More...

BROWNSBORO REMEMBERED

The butcher shop

Moody Johns had a meat market on the south side of the St. Louis Street. His farm and Reese Holiman's farm joined. He would butcher his meat and would hang it in a large oak tree to drain over night. More...