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BISD handles full agenda

Brownsboro Independent School District Board of Trustees met to discuss hiring a new principal and a rental property, honor a student, hear from various presenters, and discuss STAAR results and more at their monthly meeting held Monday, June 9 at 6 More...

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School

Local student earns SFA scholarship

LaQuesha Cooper, a junior in the Master of Professional Accountancy program in the Gerald W. Schlief School of Accountancy, has earned a scholarship from Stephen F. Austin State University for the 2014-2015 academic year.  More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Ben W. Parton

Memorial services for Ben W. Parton, 80, of Chandler, were held Monday, June 9, 2014 at  Chandler Memorial Funeral  Home with Bro. Lee Evans officiating.  Mr. Parton died June 5,  2014 in Tyler. More...

Margie Denise Todd

Margie Denise Todd, 57, of Tool was born October 22, 1956 in Dallas and died June 3, 2014 in Tool.  She is preceded in death by her father Glen  Rosenbalm, step-father Bill  Wilkerson, her brothers Jeff  Rosenbalm and Dan Couch.&n More...

Michael Edward Ford

Services for Michael Edward Ford, 56, of Chandler, were held Thursday, June 5, 2014 at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. Russell Kuhns officiating. Burial was at Rock Hill Cemetery.  Mr. Ford died June 2, 2014 in Chandler. More...

Writer's Corner

WRITER'S CORNER

AM I GOD’S CHILD? Part 2  Blessings to all readers, it’s Always good to hear from You. More...

Historical

Who was it died?

The residents of Chandler have always been a kind and caring people. An attitude of togetherness was prevalent because we were mostly kinfolk, neighbors, or close friends. Everyone enjoyed visiting and fellowshipping whenever the opportunity arose. More...

Brownsboro celebrates 2014 graduating class

Diplomas were dealt, tassels turned, and caps careened through the air as the Brownsboro High School Class of 2014 said one last farewell at the graduation ceremony Friday, June 6 at Bear Stadium.  Starting at 8 p.m. More...

BISD honors retiring teachers and staff

Ceremonies were recently held for retiring and departing Brownsboro Independent School District teachers and staff.  Brownsboro Elementary School held their presentation on Thursday, June 5 where they honored the careers of Melisa Stepherson, Lo More...

Clouds did not stop fun day

“We didn’t get the sun, but we’re still having fun,” CIS Principal Lisa Brown said.  Despite the clouds, Chandler Intermediate School held a Fun in the Sun Day on Thursday, June 5.  More...

News

Master Gardener: When To Harvest Potatoes

Potatoes grow underground, so how do you know when to harvest them? That was the question posed to the children at the South Athens Elementary School. More...

Photo

Customers purchase a lemonade from the Alex’s Lemonade Stand set up by the Rumbo family at the grand opening celebration for the Chandler Main Street Market. More...

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Volunteers share a laugh with some of the children attending the Summer Food Program at First United Methodist Church in Chandler. The program is held Monday— Friday from 10:30 a.m. More...

Sports

Softball All-District results released

All-District teams for softball have been named.  Representing Brownsboro in the First Team All-District are junior Madison Timmerman, pitcher; sophomore Madison Alexander, shortstop; and junior McKenzie Chambers, center field.  More...

Bears baseball players earn superlatives

Aftera4yeardrought,CoachJosh Turner led the Bears to a playoff spot. Even though a loss ended the season, the baseball team was awarded with numerous selections on both the 15-3A All-District and All-Henderson County teams for 2014. More...

Letters

Letter To the Editor

My wife and I attended the grand opening of the Main Street Market last Friday and we want to thank Mr. Stan Copeland and Mr. Dale Barns for doing this for the people of Chandler. As this will be a great asset for our town. More...