April 19, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Old-fashion street fair returns to Edom this weekend

The fun and creativity of an old-fashioned street fair returns to Edom as April in Edom fills the main street of downtown April 21-22, 2012.  More...

Special Sections

School

FCCLA team takes second at state

Three groups from the Brownsboro High School Family Career and Community Leaders of America qualified for state in STAR events while one group finished second overall.  The students traveled to Dallas to compete at the State Leadership Conferenc 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...

ROWDY READING RASCALS

Brownsboro Elementary School recognizes Rowdy Reading Rascals which are students that read AR books and take a computerized test on the book. More...

Writer's Corner

WRITER’S CORNER

MY DEBT  If I have strength,  I owe the service of the strong.  If melody I have,  I owe the world a song.  If I can stand When all around my post are falling,  If I can run with speed  When needy hearts are calling More...

Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Editor,  Chandler Intermediate School PTA is very proud to announce that their annual “After School Blast” was a great success.  We owe this success to these local businesses for their kindness and generosity:  More...

Historical

CHANDLER YESTERYEAR

Chandler’s telephone service: ‘Number please’

When the story of Chandler’s history is told, no chapter is greater or more important than that of the Chandler telephone service during the 1920s- 50s.  More...

BROWNSBORO REMEMBERED

Masonic Lodge No. 1051

Brownsboro Lodge No. 1051 was chartered Dec. 7, 1911 after New York Lodge No. More...

BISD lunches increase in price

The Brownsboro Independent School District Board of Trustees voted on April 10 to increase student lunches 10 cents at each campus and also approved to install an emergency drive-way at the new Brownsboro Elementary School at the Henderson County Fir More...

Neches River Sweep Sunday

The Neches River is a hot spot for fishing during early spring as hundreds flock to River Park in Chandler to fish along side State Highway 31.  In fact, the River Park location is considered by many as the best place to catch spawning bass and More...

Hall Welcome Home

U.S. Marine and Brownsboro graduate Andrew Hall will return to Chandler from active duty in Afghanistan on Monday, April 23. A ‘Welcome Home’ gathering will be held at Chandler First Assembly of God north parking lot at 5 p.m. More...

News

Black Beauty Ranch open house Saturday

The Cleveland Armory Black Beauty Ranch is hosting Spring open houses on April 14 and 21. The open house on Saturday will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  More...

The Great American Clean-up was held Saturday across the nation and in chandler

The Great American Clean-up was held Saturday across the nation and in Chandler as people discarded large items, electronics and other items that could not be taken by regular sanitation crews. More...

Saluting Our Soldiers

The following individuals are proudly serving the United States of America in the Armed Forces. The Chandler and Brownsboro area communities are proud of you! For those who are serving overseas, we await your safe return.  More...

Sports

Bears win one, lose one in walk-off fashion

Bearettes lose big to Lady Eagles

Last week, the Brownsboro Bears went 1-1 with a walkoff win against the Kemp Yellowjackets and a walk-off loss to the Rusk Eagles.  On April 14, Brownsboro’s Aaron Ramirez scored the game-winning run when he drew a bases-loaded hit-bypitch More...

JV Gold Baseball wins district tourney

The Brownsboro JV Gold took home the JV District championship after playing in the District 17-3A tournament last weekend.  The Bears played in a double-elimination tournament, playing a total of three games to win the district title.  The More...

Junior High Track has successful season

The junior high Bears completed a successful track season by competing in the district track meet on April 3rd at Rusk.  The 8th-graders finished strong with a second-place showing, while the 7th-graders also showed well with a hard-fought third More...