June 5, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Chandler creates new department

The Chandler City Council convened for a special called meeting on May 29 to discuss hiring a new city employee and the creation of a new department.  More...

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School

Book Bears at CES

Chandler Elementary students garnered a total of 10,979.2 AR (Accelerated Reader) points this school year. More...

Murchison ISD announces poster contest winners

Winners of the Murchison ISD “Go Blue Child Abuse Awareness Poster Contest” are presented with their awards by DeAnna Browning of the Henderson County District Attorney’s Office and More...

Dean's List released

Texas State University has announced that Tyler Lee Rogers of Chandler and Megan Nicole Leihgeber of Tyler have been named to the Dean's List for the 2014 spring semester.  To be named to the Dean's List at Texas State, a student must earn a min More...

Letters

Life’s endless learning

I had never imagined that I would be given the responsibility and trusted to keep an entire community informed. Yet, there I was, as editor of the Chandler Brownsboro Statesman.  More...

Historical

Picture shows come to Chandler

My entertainment world as a youngster in the 1940s revolved around swimming in the summer and basketball games and picture shows in the winter. Basketball games took place in our high school gym and we sometimes had a picture show in Chandler. More...

Executive Director of the EDC has annual review

Jim Moffeit, executive director of the Economic Development Corporation, received an annual review that showed an “excellent” rating for each category of work performance.  More...

Theater department closes another year of drama

The Brownsboro Theater Department closed out another successful year with an awards banquet, a performance by the Junior High 7th-period drama class, and a farewell to the director.  The ITS/Drama banquet was held Friday, May 30, and students wh More...

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Thirteen members of the Monday Ladies Bible Study Class of the Chandler First United Methodist Church toured Ann and Jim Powell’s flower garden in Tyler on Monday. More...

Henderson County Master Gardener

Succession Planting

Don’t you wish every plant would bloom all year long? That would make planning a garden much easier! More...

Lemonade stand to raise money for childhood cancer

In an effort to join the battle against childhood cancer, a group of young cousins will host an Alex’s Lemonade Stand on Saturday, June 7 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Main Street Market in Chandler.  More...

Obituaries - Free Access

H.C. “Jack” Luker,

Services for H.C. “Jack” Luker, 79, of Brownsboro, were Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 10:00 AM at Leagueville Baptist Church with Bro. Tom Bragdon officiating. More...

Carmene Hutson

Services for Estelle Carmene Hutson, 95, of Forney, were held Friday, May 30, 2014 at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home. Burial was in Tyler Memorial Park Cemetery under direction of Chandler Memorial Funeral Home.  Mrs. More...

Gregory Lynn Parker

Graveside services for Gregory Lynn Parker, 38, of Brownsboro, were on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 2:00 PM at Jennings Mountain Cemetery with Rev. Billy Bivens officiating. More...