May 3, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

CRUISIN’

The Chandler Chamber of Commerce Cruise Night is scheduled for Thursday, May 3 at Wade’s Place. Last month more than 40 cars attended the event and organizers expect a bigger showing tonight. More...

Postal Service food drive set for May 12

On May 12, local communities across America will be asked to join the U.S. More...

Special Sections

School

BHS to induct 22 into NFL

Ceremony slated May 19

Brownsboro High School will induct new members into its chapter of the National Forensic League on May 19.  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...

Sports

Chambers’ grandson headed to NFL

With the eighth pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, the Miami Dolphins selected Texas A&M quarterback Ryan Tannehill, whose grandparents live in the Brownsboro area.  “I was real tickled,” Leroy Chambers, Tannehill’s grandfather, s More...

Baseball, softball setting the foundation

The Brownsboro baseball and softball seasons have come and gone, with each team finishing its first year under new leadership, and while the final results weren’t what Brownsboro was hoping for, there is something to build on going into next se More...

Brownsboro track season ends

After being well-represented at the District 17-3A track meet and sending many athletes to the Regional meet in Humble last weekend, the Brownsboro track teams’ season has come to an end as no one advanced to state.  “We did well, ev More...

News of Record

HENDERSON COUNTY INDICTMENTS

R. Scott McKee, District Attorney, reports the January Term, 2012, Grand Jury met on April 26, 2012 and April 27, 2012 and returned 77 True Bills, including the following:  1. More...

Park improvements set to begin soon

Additions to Chandler’s Winchester Park will begin soon as the Economic and Development Corporation recently approved spending $25,000 on a variety of improvements at the park.  Funds will come from the half-cent sales tax.  More...

CPD recovers stolen items, savings bonds

Chandler Police Department served three felony warrants to Sandra Emerson at 204 Noonday Road in Chandler on March 28 resulting in an investigation that is still under way.  More...

Business booming at Wade’s Place

It’s been open for less than a year but with a booming business, Wade’s Place in Chandler is expanding and will nearly double in size over the next couple of weeks.  More...

News

Grace and stature

CHECKLIST CHARLIE

Mostly I remember sitting on her desk trying to keep cool as my dad let a rat snake loose in her room. good times. We reach an age when we measure years by the stature of the children we know. More...

HEALTH SHARE

Take care of your eyes

We all know that it’s important to have an annual physical to be sure we are healthy, but we don’t always do the same when it comes to our eyes. More...

SOMETHING ELSE

A new concept in architecture

Just when I thought I had heard it all, along comes architectural news that is so amazing it's hard to believe. I'm referring to a skyscraper to be built in Dubai, located in the United Arab Emirates.  More...

Obituaries - Free Access

David Page

Services for David Glenn Page, 32, of Chandler were held Saturday, April 28, 2012 at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home with the Rev. Frank Sizemore and J.D. Collett officiating. More...

Linda Ann Roberts Huff

Services for Linda Ann Roberts Huff, 55, of Chandler were held Wednesday, May 2, 2012, at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home with lay Pastor Mike Blumn officiating.  Burial followed in Jennings Mountain Cemetery in Brownsboro under direction of Chan More...

Joyce Wofford Lewis

Services were held for Joyce Wofford Lewis, 94, of the Black Jack community, Wednesday, May 2 at Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Randy Jones officiating. Graveside services with honors followed in Oaklawn Memorial Park.  Born Nov. More...

Writer's Corner

WRITER’S CORNER

This is His week  This is His week, this Holy Week, 'Tis he who walks the rugged road, To clear my path of piercing stone And share my burden and my load. More...

Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

“In God We Trust”  Yes, “In God We Trust” is imprinted on all American money. I hope this will never change; never in my lifetime anyway.  More...