May 15, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

BISD students recognized for outstanding school year

The Lions Club held its 18th Annual Brownsboro Independent School District student recognition program Tuesday, May 6 at the Chandler Intermediate School. More...

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School

BES BEST BEARS

Brownsboro Elementary Best Bears for the week of May 5 – 9 were: PKAM – Beckett Owen; PKPM – Isaac Granados; KA – Nolan Hall; KB – Luke Fulgham; KC – Ayden Wyatt; More...

ROWDY READING RASCALS

Brownsboro Elementary Rowdy Reading Rascals for the week of May 5 – 9 were: Kindergarten- Mylee Booth; 1st grade- Griffin Bierig; 2nd grade- Ashton Loosier; 3rd grade- Gracie Blackmon More...

TVCC graduates 500 during spring commencement

Trinity Valley Community College graduated 500 students during spring commencement ceremonies held Thursday and Friday at Cardinal Gym.  More...

Sports

BHS swimmer on academic all state team

The Brownsboro swim team consists of one swimmer, Junior Charley Page – selected for the 2014 TISCA (Texas Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association) Academic All State Swim Team earlier this month.  More...

Photos

The BHS Cheer squad held a bake sale on Saturday, May 10 at Sonic on Hwy 31. More...

Historical

Passenger pigeons fly over Chandler

The Passenger Pigeon is an extinct North American bird that lived in huge migratory flocks until the early 20th century, when hunting and destruction of their habitat led to their demise. More...

There's a new Marshal in town

Chandler’s Assistant Chief of Police James Lehman was selected to become the city’s first Fire Marshal. The appointment came in a special meeting earlier this month.  More...

BHS Tops in Texas Nominations

It has been a year of achievement for the Brownsboro High School Journalism Department. Both the yearbook and news magazine have won numerous awards and many students have placed in UIL events, with one student heading to the state-level competition. More...

Family Dollar, Main St. Market plats approved

PLANNING AND ZONING

The P&Z accepted the final plat for Family Dollar and the amended plat for Old Main Street Market during a regularly scheduled meeting last week.  More...

News

HCMC: Plant sale follow up

The Henderson County Master Gardener’s plant sale was held Saturday, May 3, 2104. A wide variety of plants were offered for sale, from colorful hanging baskets, to hardto find natives, rare bulbs and unusual plants. More...

National Teacher Appreciation Week celebrated at Brownsboro ISD

May 5 – 9 was National Teacher Appreciation Week. Thank a teacher for making public schools great!  More...

TJC announces Spring 2014 graduating class

Tyler Junior College held commencement ceremonies on Friday, May 9, in Wagstaff Gymnasium, recognizing 966 candidates for graduation for the Spring 2013 semester.  More...

Obituaries - Free Access

William “Billy” Howard Keesey

Memorial services for William “Billy” Howard Keesey, 71, of Chandler, Texas are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 23, 2014 at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. Octavio Suarez officiating.  More...

James Daniel Cole Sr.

Memorial services for James Daniel Cole Sr., 58, of Athens, Texas at 11 a.m. will be held Saturday, May 17 at New Hope Methodist Church in Brownsboro with Bro. Raymond Magee officiating.  Mr. More...

Writer's Corner

WRITER'S CORNER

WOW! Had a privilege a few days back, of Joining those with a heart to serve The needy and homeless of my region. Upon arrival, could see people in Single file headed toward a good Sized “food table” so I mos More...