April 3, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Library Week local activities include sale, amnesty day

Chandler Public Library will kick off National Library Week with a special spring story-time on Saturday, April 12. More...

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School

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  Brownsboro Elementary School PE aide, Carolyn Bynum gave BES students a chance to help with the fight against cancer on March 27. Students donated money for a chance to cut her hair. Four lucky students was chosen for this special event. More...

Murchison ISD Perfect Attendance and Honor Roll

Murchison ISD’s perfect attendance and honor roll student list for the fourth six weeks   More...

Library Ambassador Program at Chandler Elementary deemed a “Big Success!”

The new Library Ambassador program at Chandler Elementary Library includes thirdgrade students who volunteer during the early morning library time. Each student works one day a week from 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. during a 9-week time period. More...

Sports

BISD hosts Champ Hambrick Relays March 27

Boys Results  Team Standings — 1. Gilmer, 167; 2. Spring Hill, 124; 3. Bullard, 114; 4. Brownsboro, 109; 5. Van, 85; 6. Westwood, 6; 7. Martins Mills, 3.  More...

Varsity Bearettes fall 15-4 to Van

March 25 – The Brownsboro Bearettes Varsity lost 15-4 to Van Tuesday despite Kelsey Lemus’ two-hit day at the dish.  Two of the Bearettes runs were scored thanks to timely hitting by Lemus. More...

Brownsboro Bears lose 6-3 to Van

Austin Fout did all he could to give the Bears a boost, but it wasn’t enough to get past Van, as the Bears lost 6-3 in seven innings at Brownsboro on Tuesday, March 25.  Fout reached base three times, drove in two runners and doubled in th More...

Historical

A humdinger of a shooter

Billy Beasley, a Chandler native and longtime Brownsboro educator, always had a passion for basketball. More...

MILITARY MEMORIAL SERVICE

Mercer Lee Jackson's family attends a memorial service in his honor. Held March 29, the service consisted of full military honors, including a fighter jet flyover. More...

CASA's fun run April 19

CASA of Trinity Valley along with Texas CASA will hold their annual Superhero 5K run, 1K walk and kid’s run on April 19, to highlight National Child Abuse Month at the Cain Center located at 915 S. Palestine St. Athens, Texas.  More...

News

Fighter Jet Fly-over

Mercer Lee Jackson, Captain in the United States Navy, was described as a person of values, commitment and character as he was laid to a final rest March 29.  More...

Getting Acquainted

Name:  Melody Frederick Martin I have lived in: Chandler all my life, except for 4 ½ years I lived in Albuquerque, NM while we were in the Air Force. I am in Chandler because: I was born and raised here and want to raise More...

It's about time

SOMETHING ELSE |

I always enjoy the Family Circus cartoon. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Arlie Randolph Parker

Arlie Randolph Parker, 78, of Chandler was surrounded by family as he went to be with the Lord on March 31, 2014.  More...

Jerry Horton Cade

Jerry Horton Cade passed away on Tuesday, March 25, 2014, with his wife and family by his side at Hospice HomePlace.  More...

Writer's Corner

WRITER'S CORNER

MIRACLES AND FAITH WE SERVE AN AWESOME GOD! You know, in the biblical sense, A miracle is an extraordinary event That takes place in a manner Contrary to the regularly observed Processes of nature.   More...

Letters

Letters to the Editor

To the Editor and Citizens of Chandler:  In reply to Howard Taliaferro’s letter in last week’s paper. There you go again Howard writing things that are “NOT TRUE”.  More...

Letter from BISD’s Superintendent

BY DR. CHRIS MORAN  More...