January 30, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Wal-mart assists Labor of Love group

A thank you to Wal-mart in Athens for a very generous donation that enabled a team of Labor of Love volunteers to provide a much needed wheelchair ramp, free of charge, for Ms. More...

City adding new curbside chipping service

Beginning Feb. 3, Chandler adds a curbside limb chipping program to the list of services provided by the city.  The regular scheduled day for pick-up will be the first Monday, weather permitting, of each month. More...

Special Sections

School

East Texas Communities Foundation announces scholarships available for East Texas students

East Texas Communities Foundation is currently accepting applications from East Texas students for its thirty-nine scholarship funds. Deadline for submission is March 3, 2014 at 5:00 p.m., unless noted otherwise. More...

BES BEST BEARS

Brownsboro Elementary Best Bears for the week of January 21-24 were: PKAM – Blake Douzart; PKPM – Hailey Mello; KA – Gabriel Hood; KB – Luis Mata; KC – Dalton Taylor; KD More...

ROWDY READERS

Brownsboro Elementary Rowdy Reading Rascals for the week of January 13 - 17 were: KA- Natalie Hood, 1B-Madason Porter, 2D-Alexus Baughman and 3E-Bralee Heim. More...

Sports

Pool party for one?

Brownsboro 'swim team' competes well at district meet thanks to lone swimmer's 2nd place finishes

The Brownsboro swim team is actually just one swimmer. Her name is Charley Page, she is a junior. More...

Bear lifters overpower opponents

Coach Brian Lawson, with the Brownsboro Girls Powerlifting, said the girls strike again. On Saturday, Jan. 25, they traveled to Rusk to compete against some stiff competition. More...

Junior High Hoops Round-up

Girls Results from Thursday Jan. 23 at Canton 8A Brownsboro 33 and Canton 13. Season record is 12-0 More...

Nominations sought for annual awards

Chandler’s Chamber seeks nominations for Business, Citizen, Policeman, Fireman, Organization, Volunteer and Teacher of the Year.  There are several businesses and individuals in the Chandler and Brownsboro community that put others first. More...

Lions welcome new members from BISD

Chandler LIONS are exxpanding membership involvement to all residents 18 years of age and older in the Brownsboro ISD.  Lions Clubs have been serving their local areas since 1925. More...

Photo

Ken Hornbeck, Ms. More...

News

Carpenter announces run for county clerk

Leticia Carpenter Assistant County Clerk is announcing her candidacy for Henderson County Clerk and will be seeking the Republican Party Nomination in March 2014.  More...

Better Know a Business

FORGET ME NOT FLOWERS & GIFTS CHANDLER, TEXAS (903)849-3001   More...

Cucumbers and fried pies

SOMETHING ELSE |

~~Cucumbers and fried pies? No, no, not together. I just want to tell you some good things about each one.  More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Monte Ray Belk

Services for Monte Ray Belk, 61, of Chandler, were held Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 11:00 AM at Sparkman-Hillcrest Cemetery in Dallas with Rev. Robert Welch and Rev. Danny Bristow officiating. More...

Writer's Corner

WRITER'S CORNER

MIRACLES… Ponder lately has been on “Miracles” Do you ever sit like me, “chewing over” the miracles Of God; or…as to how they affect lives! More...

Historical

Chandler’s Early Banks

In 1897, Eugene Lee Green moved from the Concord community to Chandler. At the time, he went into his own business, first in general merchandise, then drugs, banking and cotton buying. More...