August 7, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Help hydrate local first responders

Local first responders are asking the community to help them beat the heat this summer by donating bottles of Gatorade and other necessities. More...

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School

New year at BHS

Brownsboro High School is getting in gear to start a new school year August 25.  Students in grades 9-12 will be able to pick up their class schedule Aug. 11-15 any time between 8 a.m. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

LAHOMA BEALL

Services for Lahoma Beall, 91, of Edom were held July 30 at Edom First Baptist Church; Rev. Craig Lloyd officiated. Burial was in Edom Cemetery.  Beall died Saturday, July 26 at home.  Beall was born Feb. More...

EDDIE GREEN

Memorial service for Eddie Green, 80, of Murchison was held Aug. 2 at Carroll-Lehr Funeral Chapel; Rev. More...

LYDIA KATHRYN SYKES

Services for Lydia Kathryn Sykes, 5, of Chandler were held Tuesday Aug. 5 at First Baptist Church in Athens.  Rev. Perry Smith officiated under the direction of Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home.  Lydia was born Jan. More...

Historical

Chandler’s Constable Stone

Mr. Stone, Chandler’s longtime Constable in the 1940s-50s, was empowered by the Henderson County’s Sherriff’s Department to enforce the law by protecting property and citizens of Chandler.  More...

Picnic Table Bandit swipes seats from CES

BISD offering reward for stolen picnic table

A picnic table at Chandler Elementary School was stolen earlier today, according to Brownsboro Independent School District Superintendent Dr. Chris Moran. More...

Female jumps from car on Hwy 31

Investigation ongoing by Brownsboro Police Department

According to Brownsboro Police Department, a 38-year-old female jumped from the car she was riding in onto Highway 31 after being released to her family from Behavioral Health Center in Tyler Monday, August 4.  More...

Daytime practice leads to Friday Night Lights

Brownsboro High School football teams on the field practicing for the upcoming year. Practices started early Monday morning Aug. 4. First home scrimmage will be Thursday, Aug. 21 at 5 p.m. More...

Herricanes place third in state

After placing first in the 10U district tournament, the Herricanes headed to Sherman, TX to compete in the Texas Teenage State Softball Tournament. More...

News

Lions Den

Women Presidents in Lions Clubs – ‘not many.’  Women in the 50’s and 60’s were more likely to stay home and raise children. More...

Chandler FUMC Terrific Tuesdays volunteer group

Children from the First United Methodist Church of Chandler–Terrific Tuesdays group visit God's Open Hands Food Pantry and help fill boxes for needy families in the area. More...

Signs, signs, everywhere a sign

SOMETHING ELSE

A few weeks ago we reviewed some signs seen in foreign countries. They seemed strange, but look now at some silly or stupid signs seen closer to home:  Landscape Open Now - “Spring is here. More...

Sports

Alexis Rumbo receives Black Belt

Brownsboro Junior High student Alexis Rumbo, 12, was awarded a First Degree Black Belt by the Texas Martial Arts Association July 31 in Whitehouse.  Daughter of Brad and Jennifer Rumbo of Chandler, Rumbo has been training in martial arts since s More...