May 1, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

SIGN OF THE TIMES

City seeks to clarify advertising regulations

The weather is heating up and so is the conversation about garage sale signs. City Administrator John Taylor wrote in to dispel and cool down some of the “common misconceptions” citizens might have.  More...

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School

BES BEST BEARS

Brownsboro Elementary Best Bears for the week of April 21 – 25 were: KA – Kadence Douzart; KB – Jerry Martinez; KC – Omar Rojas; KD – Maggi Vasquez; KE – Katelyn S More...

ROWDY READING RASCALS

Brownsboro Elementary Rowdy Reading Rascals for the week of April 21 – 25 were: Kindergarten-I’Mori Thomas; 1st grade- Jonah Simons ; 2nd grade- Landyn Young; 3rd grade- Jaxyn Rogers More...

Sports

Late surge by Athens hands Bears 11-2 loss

The last game of the regular season, on Senior Night, the Bears tried to get some momentum started before heading into the playoffs but fell short late in the game  The Bears Varsity Baseball held tough until late against Athens on Thursday, Apr More...

Bearettes claim first game of series, but can't close out in bi-district action

An outstanding effort by Madison Timmerman lifted Brownsboro Bearettes Varsity to a 3-1 win in seven innings over Henderson in the first game on Thursday, April 24 at Henderson High School.  More...

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The Brownsboro Jr Girls won first place in the Regional Tournament in Elkhart. They head out on April 30, to compete in the Little Dribblers National Tournament in Levelland. More...

EDC director submits new review form

Jim Moffeit, executive director of the EDC, asked the board to consider a newly created performance review form to become the standard for all future evaluations of the executive director position.  More...

Called meeting Thursday

The City of Chandler's City Council has a “Special Called Meeting” to consider and act on three items.  Chandler City Council will meet in a called session Thursday evening. More...

Photo ID required for Chandler citizens in May 10 vote

Shirley Parmer, election official, reminds voters that photo identification will now be required for voting in person.  “In Chandler we are working to make sure our voters understand the new ID requirements and have all the information the More...

News

U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling visited Athens for town hall meeting

Hensarling’s town hall meeting, at the Henderson County Senior Citizens Center with over 50 people in attendance, was purposed to speak about his continued fight to keep Washington accountable to East Texans, and to answer any questions that ci More...

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On May 6, area residents Bill and Zelma Snow will have been married for 69 years. More...

HCMG plant sale this Saturday

Often, Master Gardeners are asked, “What are the best plants to use?” The answer is easy. Generally, you want plants that have proven to do well locally. More...

Letters

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor  More...

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor,  I would like to thank the Chandler and Brownsboro Statesman and the Chandler Chamber of Commerce for sponsoring the candidates’ forum for those of us seeking seats on the Chandler City Council. More...

Historical

Roll, Mr. Hart, roll

Cigarette smoke gently drifted into the air as Mr. George Hart using his walking cane slowly strolled down the dusty country road towards his house. More...