September 11, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Herring remains in jail on $1.7 million bond

Former Brownsboro Volunteer Fire Department lieutenant and Westside VFD captain Cedric Herring faces over 35 child sex abuse charges according to indictments released by District Attorney R. Scott McKee last week... More...

Pow Wow booth space still available

Countdown to the Chandler Pow Wow has officially begun, with only one month remaining until the October 11 event in Winchester Park.  More...

Special Sections

Obituaries - Free Access

DANNY LEE BALENSIEFEN

Services for Danny Lee Balensiefen, 62, of Chandler, were held September 4, 2014 at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home; Larry "CC" Gower officiated. More...

Sports

Not meant to be

Did you ever play, coach, or watch a game where two or three situations changed the total outcome of the game?  Our Bears lost 51-16 to the Panthers but…what could have been?  The Bears took less than two minutes to put a touchdown ( More...

Sub-Varsity Sept. 4 Results

Brownsboro High School JV football teams headed to Bullard Sept. More...

Varsity Football

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Winchester Pavilion Grand Opening

Chandler Economic Development Corporation along with the City of Chandler hosted a grand opening for the newly-constructed pavilion at Winchester Park Saturday, Sept. 6.  The project is one that has been a longtime coming.  More...

Board discusses upcoming year

Brownsboro Independent School District board of trustees discussed several topics in their monthly meeting held September 8.  Brownsboro High School Principal Brandon Jones gave a report on the ACT and SAT scores from his campus – giving t More...

Hensarling staff to visit Chandler community center

Staff from U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling’s office will be at the Chandler community center Tuesday, September 16 from 9-10 a.m. to meet with constituents needing assistance with federal agencies. More...

News

BISD Education Foundation forms board

Brownsboro ISD, in partnership with the BISD community, has formed the Brownsboro ISD Education Foundation Board of Directors.  More...

HCMG: Fairy Gardens

Fairy gardens have become very popular among gardeners. They are magical, miniature worlds that fuel the imagination of young and old. Don’t like fairies? You can make any type of miniature world that you like. More...

BISD students join Girl Scouts leadership program

Two Brownsboro Independent School District students were recently chosen for the Girl Scouts Tejas Riders leadership program.  Narrowed down from over 100 applicants who interviewed for the equestrian program at Camp Bette Perot near Palestine, More...

Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

“Back the Future” signs have appeared across some of the BISD campuses. Many of you may be wondering what that means. More...

Historical

Rolling Off the Rails

The most common term used when a train rolls off the railroad rails is derailment. That’s just what happened in the winter of 1946 to a Cotton Belt freight train just as it was crossing the Neches River east of downtown Chandler.  More...