December 27, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Santa delivers meals

Four days before he delivered presents to all the good boys and girls across the world, Santa was spotted in Chandler handing out gifts and candy canes with Meals on Wheels worker Ron Boyda and his singing hat.  Since Santa’s sleigh was be More...

Special Sections

Obituaries - Free Access

Timothy Hardin

Services for Timothy Dan Hardin, 43, of Brownsboro, were held Monday, December 24, 2012 at 10:00 AM at Rock Hill Baptist Church with Bro. Robert Welch and Bro. Danny Bristow officiating. More...

Nellie Wheeler

Graveside services for Nellie Marie Wheeler, 96 of Hot Springs Village, Ark., formerly of Athens were held Sunday, Dec. 23 in Concord Cemetery, Chandler, under the direction of Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home. Wheeler died Dec. More...

DANA STAINBACK

Services for Dana Alan Stainback, 63, of Chandler, were held Sunday, December 23, 2012 at 3:00 PM at Westlake Baptist Church with Bro. Lee Evans and Bro. Bob Sexton officiating. More...

Writer's Corner

CHECKLIST CHARLIE

Goals, bucket lists and firsts anyone?

Just past fifty years old, I suddenly got really self-conscious about my goals in life. More...

WRITER’S CORNER

BE ENCOURAGED For it is God who works in you Both to will and to do of His Good pleasure. How’s that For rousing one to seek God’s Treasures. Did he say; The will of man is subject To be measured?   More...

SOMETHING ELSE

History of black-eyed pea

It is said that black-eyed peas have been around a very long time, even back to the times of the Pharoahs in Egypt.  More...

Edwards joins Broncos

Brownsboro alum makes practice squad in time for Super Bowl run

Lonnie Edwards went to work at Brownsboro High School last Tuesday like just any other day. A phone call from the Denver Broncos changed his life forever.  More...

Terry Miller to headline CACC event

Talk show host to speak at banquet Feb. 5

Local radio talk show host Terry Miller will be the guest speaker at the annual Chandler Area Chamber of Commerce Silent Auction and Awards Banquet on Tuesday, Feb. 5. More...

Beer is here:

Chandler alcohol sales started Dec. 20

It was not expected until after the holidays, but alcohol has arrived on store shelves in Chandler.  Exxon Super Food #7 received its first shipment of beer late Thursday as the store is undergoing extensive renovations.  Store manager Far More...

News

Nominations sought for Citizen of Year

Every year a special person from eastern Henderson County is honored by the Chandler 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 received for More...

Henderson Co. 9-1-1 system to upgrade service

Henderson County 9-1-1 Communication District has entered into a contract with GeoComm, Inc. 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 12-5 at the break

While the Mayans were wrong and the world did not end Friday, Dec. More...

Bear Talk

MJ Alexander Freshman

Varsity Basketball  Favorite piece of advice: “You don’t have to make everyone happy; just focus on you.”   More...

Gridiron Bears earn 2 all-state honors

The Texas High School CoachesAssociation(THSCA) and the United States Marine Corp announced the THSCA Academic All-State Football, Volleyball and Cross-Country teams for 2012-13.  Two Brownsboro football players made the list. More...

Historical

CHANDLER YESTERYEAR

I remember that!

Just the other day I was deliberating on what flavor of ice cream to purchase. More...

BROWNSBORO REMEMBERED

Trapping thieves

In a book written by Lawrence Melton Jr., the author told of an incident that happened in Brownsboro many years ago. The book is "A Trail is Never Cold," about the life and times of Jess Sweeten.  More...