December 19, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

TxDOT continues work in Henderson County

HENDERSON COUNTY – Texas Department of Transportation maintenance crews this week are scheduled to perform shoulder work on FM 1615 between SH 19 south of Athens and the end of state maintenance. More...

Special Sections

School

TVCC Graduates, President’s List and Dean’s List

Trinity Valley Community College graduated 258 students during fall commencement ceremony Thursday at Cardinal Gym.  TVCC President Dr. More...

BES BEST BEARS

Brownsboro Elementary Best Bears for the week of Dec. More...

ROWDY READERS

Brownsboro Elementary Rowdy Reading Rascals for the week of Dec. 9 - 13 were:KC- Lilly Haldeman; 1D- Rainee Wangler; 2B- Gekyle Baker and 3C- Cristina Rios More...

Sports

Shootout has great ET action

The Great East Texas Shootout took place Dec. 12-14 proving to be one of the states largest basketball tournaments. More...

Bears beat Teague, Westwood

The Varsity Bears took on two teams at the Van Tournament and one regular season game before the start of the Great East Texas Shootout, picking up two wins.  Douglass 45, Brownsboro 35   First up for the Bears was Douglass, Saturday, Dec. More...

JV boys improve to 5-1

The Brownsboro Bears Boys JV team improved their record Dec. 10 against Westwood  The JV Bears took to the court in the first quarter out scoring Westwood 23-3and continued the roll in the second quarter scoring 19 to Westwood’s 16.  More...

Writer's Corner

WRITER'S CORNER

A CHRISTMAS POEM Reflections, both new and Old this time of year arise Afresh; God incarnate, In the form of man’s flesh! Focus and hub—on the Christ Who died and Who rose again! With influenced minds an More...

Tax assessor apologizes for misleading BISD

Henderson County Tax Collector/Assessor Milburn Chaney admitted, over the past 18 months, incorrectly informing the Brownsboro ISD Board of Trustees on tax payment information.  Henderson County Tax Collector/Assessor Milburn Chaney apologized More...

Council members OK profit-sharing plan for non-league baseball

CITY OF CHANDLER

Chandler City Council met Dec. More...

News

A little TMI to go around

Free hotel rooms are being offered to those who have friends or family members hospitalized, in a nursing home, or in a treatment center on Christmas Eve as part of TMI Hospitality’s holiday giving program, Room in the Inn.  More...

Better Know a Business

GG'S SWEETS N EATS & GIFT SHOP

Name of Owners: Becky Rickman & Nora Aven Days & Hours of Operation: Tues. – Fri. 10-6, Sat. 10-2:30 Business is located in Brownsboro because: Quaint little town, friendly town.  More...

Martins Mill

SOMETHING ELSE |

Today I’m remembering a special Christmas back in the ‘40s when the family all gathered at Uncle Ab and Aunt Clora’s house in the small town of Martins Mill.  More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Joe Powell Fitzgerald

Services for Joe Powell Fitzgerald, 86 of Brownsboro was scheduled for 3:30 P M Sunday, December 15, 2013 at First United Methodist Church of Chandler with Dr. More...

Linda Margaret Beavers

Graveside services for Linda Margaret Beavers, 68, of Chandler, are scheduled for Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 1:00 PM at Chalk Hill Cemetery in Rusk County with Rev. Gary Orr officiating. More...

Oleta Ruth McDonald

Services for Oleta Ruth McDonald, 91, of Chandler, are scheduled for Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 11:00 AM at the First United Methodist Church in Chandler with Rev. Jeff McDonald officiating. More...

Historical

Christmas Stockings

An advertisement in a recent catalogue said, “It’s official! We have the most fashionable stock of Christmas stockings south of the North Pole.” The pictures of their stockings proved their point. More...