June 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Chandler receives special status

Chandler has received the Go Texan Certified Retirement Community status, making it one of three cities in Henderson County honored by the Texas Department of Agriculture.  More...

Arnold named Brownsboro utility supt.

Gary Arnold was named Brownsboro Superintendent by a unanimous vote during the regularly scheduled Brownsboro City Council meeting June 13. More...

Sparks in the Park June 29

Keep Brownsboro Beautiful is sponsoring its fifth annual “Sparks in the Park” from 5 to 8:30 p.m. More...

Special Sections

School

BROWNSBORO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AWARDS

Pre-K AM Graduates Sedrick Bradley Aurelio Gutierrez Cloey Boss April Featherston CJ Gordon Matthew Hall Brianna Lee Alyson McDaniel Chloe Mosley Jackson Murray Dillon Peck Branson Pickle&nb More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Judith Ann Ostrander

Judith Ann Ostrander, 64, Brownsboro, died Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at her home. Graveside funeral services were held Saturday, June 15, 2013 at the Chandler Cemetery under the direction of Chandler Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. More...

Jody Butler Phillips

Jody Butler Phillips, 39, Chandler, formerly of Athens, died June 6, 2013 in rural Smith County due to injuries sustained in an auto accident.  She was born Aug. 28, 1973 in Haverhill, Mass. to Guy Woodman Butler, Sr. and Alice Harnois Butler. More...

Sports

Dedicated to hoops

‘Hard workers’ praised at Brownsboro Bearette Basketball Camp

Brownsboro head girls basketball coach Fred Griffin has held numerous summer basketball camps and was encouraged by the attendance and skill-level of those attending this year's Bearette Camp.  More...

BISD complies with UIL

The University Interscholastic League passed a policy amendment in mid June limiting full-contact football practice to 90 minutes per week.  Brownsboro ISD athletic director and head football coach Jason Hooker said that will not be an issue for More...

Taylor returns to Chandler

Former assistant city administrator John Taylor is returning to Chandler after just one year in a similar position in Midlothian, an Ellis County city south of Dallas.  The Chandler City Council approved a three-year contract offer for Taylor du More...

BISD reviews STAAR results

Results from the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness end-of-course tests was released Monday, June 10 just before the Brownsboro ISD school board met for its regularly scheduled session.  Assistant Superintendent and curriculum dire More...

READING CLUB

Nancy Worcester “Digs into Reading” with puppets and ventriloquism during the weekly summer reading program sponsored by the Chandler Public Library. More...

News

Linda Fowler regains mobility

Lynda Fowler began therapy at Chandler Nursing Center on April 24 where she was wheelchair bound, unable to dress herself or get out of bed due to an unsteady gait.  Just a few months later, Fowler is able to say goodbye to the wheelchair and mo More...

Getting Acquainted

Name: Cherish O’Barr I am in Chandler because: its an awesome community and I love the people here- but most importantly is where I work. Family: Married to James O’Barr, daughter Trinity.  More...

A great actress

SOMETHING ELSE

“All in the Family” was a favorite show of mine. Now both Edith and Archie are in that great theater in the sky, maybe entertaining angels and other fans. More...

Writer's Corner

WRITER’S CORNER

TREASURE—PART 5 Man! This subject of “treasure” Has the power to refocus our Thinking to an information and Capacity measure. More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

I’m writing to thank the city of Brownsboro for providing a recycling dumpster for its citizens. More...

Historical

Shoes from the Red Goose

My family purchased a new pair of shoes for me only when I outgrew my old ones. I was glad to go to the Red Goose Store on the west side of the square in Tyler to buy the new shoes. More...