July 4, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Preparing for alcohol

The Henderson County Committee for Economic Growth submitted its petition for the sale of beer and wine for off premise consumption to Henderson County Elections Judge Denise Hernandez on Monday, June 24.  More...

Special Sections

Obituaries - Free Access

Loreta Faye Jones

Memorial services for Loreta Faye Jones, 78, Brownsboro were held Saturday, 29 at First United Methodist Church in Brownsboro with Brother Buddy Powell and Larry McDaniel. Jones died on June 25, 2013 at her residence in Brownsboro. More...

Annie Mae Pettigrew

Annie Mae Pettigrew, 76, Chandler, died June 27, 2013 in Tyler. Services were held Sunday, June 30, 2013 at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. William Compton officiating. More...

Bobby Stratton

Graveside services for Bobby E. Stratton, age 86, of Chandler were held. in Chilton Cemetery in Big Sandy with Bro. More...

Historical

The splash that almost backfired

Long, hot, and humid summer afternoons are very plentiful in East Texas, especially during July and August. More...

PD: "Hire security for special events"

The Auto Burglary and Theft Prevention Authority, part of the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles, reports auto theft in Texas has decreased 61 percent since 1991.  While that is a significant drop, auto crimes are not gone and Brownsboro police More...

A historical view

Chandler Historical Society held an open house at the future Chandler Museum on Monday, June 24 to allow visitors a chance to see the work being done on the former home of U.S. More...

Guthrie sentenced to life in prison

Jackie Martez Guthrie, 23, of Frankston was sentenced to life in the penitentiary last month after pleading guilty to the July 2012 shooting death of Chantel Barrett.  More...

News

Getting Acquainted

Name: Megan Franklin I live in: Brownsboro I am in Brownsboro because: we love the Brownsboro school district. Family: husband Phillip Franklin, son Ryne Dorsey, daughter McKynzee Franklin.  More...

Happenings Around Town

Peyton   Williams, son of  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

Ceremonies set for state tourney

Chandler will once again host a Texas Teenage state tournament, this time it will be softball as Winchester Park will be the site of the 6U t-ball tournament July 14-18.  Opening ceremonies sponsored by Sonic Drive-In, Brookshire's and Y's Homet More...

Playoffs?

On paper, the Brownsboro Bears are bound for the football playoffs in 2013 under the direction of first-year head coach Jason Hooker according to the annual Dave Campbell's Texas Football Magazine's preview of every high school in the state.  No More...