July 11, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Lunch prices to rise, again

Brownsboro ISD has lost money in the food services department for more than 10 years. As a result, lunch prices are on the rise for the third time in less than a year.  More...

Special Sections

Obituaries - Free Access

Marilyn Vines Murray

Services for Marilyn Vines Murray, 60, of Bullard, formerly of Brownsboro, were held at Boren-Conner Funeral Home in Bullard, and Loftin Cemetery, Teaseville, on Tuesday, July 9, 2013.  Marilyn died July 5, 2013.  She was preceded in death More...

Sports

Teammates attend HSU camp

Off-season camps are a good way for high school athletes to stay focused on their sport during the three month summer break.  On most occasions, individual athletes attend camps by themselves hoping to improve their individual game for the upcom More...

Havoc claim district title

Talent is important, but it takes a team to win championships and the BMC Havoc have come together at the right time. More...

12U Champs!

The Ladycats, representing the Henderson County Girls Softball Association, finished up as the Texas Teenage Softball Association 12U District 8 champions on Wednesday, July 3. More...

Man hit by train recovering

Mark Deason was hit by a Union Pacific train on June 22 just outside the Brownsboro city limits while sleeping near the tracks. More...

Missionaries journey to Africa

Editor's note: Sherry Parker submitted this article on Rock Hill Baptist Church's mission trip to Africa. The second part of the story will be printed next week. More...

Brown principal at CIS

Lisa R. More...

News

Getting Acquainted

Name: Jennifer Loftis I live in: Brownsboro I am in Brownsboro because: my husband has made a career here and I want my children raised in this small community  More...

CHANDLER NURSING CENTER

Most of our residents were in bed by 8:30 p.m. on July 4, some watched the fireworks on TV and some enjoyed the good nights rest.  More...

My first train ride

SOMETHING ELSE |

Back in the early ‘40s my parents got word that one of their friends, a man who lived in Big Spring, Texas, had passed away. More...

Writer's Corner

WRITER’S CORNER

Submit your song, poem or short story to the writer’s corner and have it published in the Statesman.  ANGER ~ PART 3   More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor,  As I move a few items from our old home to our new one of the first thing I find as I open the file cabinet that needs cleaning is The Chandler and Brownsboro paper dated September 18, 1996 with the headlines of Local Man Shot Duri More...

Historical

A marked house

My mother always welcomed railroad hobos or tramps to our backdoor during the late 1930s and early 1940s. During this period in history, hobos traveled on trains and walked down railroad tracks, looking for houses where they could get a hot meal. More...