July 25, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Neighborhood watch programs pop up in Chandler

Chandler is making a community effort to keep its streets safe with Neighborhood Watch programs popping up around the city.  More...

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Obituaries - Free Access

Ernest Dornhoefer

Services for Ernest Leroy Dornhoefer, 78, Chandler, were held Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. Robert Welch. More...

Dianne Gardner

Services for Dianne Streetman Gardner, 60, of Chandler, were held Tuesday, July 23, 2013, in the Chapel of Rose Hill Mausoleum with the Rev. More...

Simon Bell

Funeral services for Simon Travis Bell, 91, LaRue, were held Saturday, July 20 at Union Station AME Church with the Rev. Betty O’Neal officiating. Burial followed in Bell Family Cemetery under direction of John R. More...

Sports

Hoopin’ it up

The Brownsboro Bears AAU summer basketball team competed in the Great American Shootout in Duncanville last weekend. The team picked up one win in the NCAA bracket. More...

Mosley takes third in national event

Coming from a long line of talented athletes, Trysten Mosley is proving she could be the best of the bunch.  Mosley recently competed in a national Amateur Athletic Union tournament with a seventh-grade team based largely out of the Dallas area More...

Bailey, Bears highlighted in FNF preview

Texas Football Magazine has long been considered the top choice for high school football fans when it comes to summer publications previewing the upcoming football season, but the Old Coach is stepping on the field with the annual Friday Night Footba More...

Shop local, help the entire community

Shopping local matters and in the end, it is must for smaller communities like Chandler and Brownsboro.  Three Brownsboro-based businesses have recently announced plans to shut their doors; two have closed while another is for sale.   More...

Changes coming at junior high

With the 2013-14 school year drawing near, Murchison ISD is preparing for a few changes on the junior high level to better equip students for the future, superintendent Richard Jones said.  More...

Powells adopt museum sun room

Members of the Chandler Historical Society and other individuals are renovating seven downstairs rooms of the Yarborough house museum, located in McCain Park in Chandler.  There are also two rooms upstairs; however, only the Chandler Historical More...

News

Getting Acquainted

Name: Rick Stewart, Jr. I am in Brownsboro because: my wife is from there and its a great place to raise our kids. Occupation: Certified Professional Landman. One of the best things about my job is: is the constant  More...

Think outside of the box

SOMETHING ELSE

You are driving down the road in your Corvette on a wild, stormy night, when you pass by a bus stop and you see three people waiting for the bus.  1. An old lady who looks as if she is about to die.  2. More...

The look of listening

CHECKLIST CHARLIE

Wouldn’t it be crazy if you told your doctor he was too critical?  When the doctor comes in with a diagnosis based on our symptoms, we would never dream of telling him he was being too critical. More...

Writer's Corner

WRITER’S CORNER

ANGER PART5 Hmm…last week we peeked into The nature of God’s anger, However, moving throughout This period, inclinations and Thoughts have been to that of “CAUSE”. More...

Historical

Uncle Mant and the warts

As a little boy, I always had a problem with warts appearing on my hands. If I didn’t get them off, they would multiply and grow. I believed the folk tale that said I had handled a frog and the frog passed its bumps on to my hand. More...