October 2, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Local businesses give back

With the holiday season quickly approaching, two Chandler residents are reminding the community about the importance of remembering those less fortunate.  Bill Hooven will be selling baked goods out of his booth at this year's Pow Wow to be held More...

Special Sections

School

Brownsboro Best Bears

BES Best Bears for the week of Sept. More...

Brownsboro Super Cub Club

BES Super Cub Club kids for the week of Sept. 22-26 are KA - Bella Miller, KE - Tabatha Austin, 1E - Charlsie Yow, and 2E - Kate Eaton. More...

Drama club holds waffle fundraiser

The Brownsboro High School International Thespian Society student drama club is inviting the public to come eat waffles with their favorite superheroes and princesses to help raise money for a school trip.  The waffle breakfast fundraiser will b More...

Sports

Bears fall short of Eagles

Homecoming night marks the return of our Brownsboro alumni. Rekindling old friendships and enjoying watching the new blue and gold play exciting football. The only thing missing was the Bears getting their second victory.  More...

Junior High Football Recap

Penalties and turnovers proved to be the undoing for the Junior High Bears last Thursday, September 25.  The four teams were a combined 0-for-4 and were outscored 70-6 against the Rusk Eagles. More...

Dwayne Garner Homecoming Memorial - Free Access

Brownsboro Athletic Director Jason Hooker presents Dwayne Garner's family with a framed down marker on behalf of BISD before the homecoming game September 26 at Bear Stadium. More...

Chandler helping Chandler

Although his business takes him from six neighboring counties to South Lake Carroll, Galveston and even Louisiana, Air Chandler owner Mike Chandler still finds time to help out residents in the town he has called home for the past ten years.  Re More...

Who do you think you are?

Museum celebrates National Family History Month

Ever been curious about your family tree?  Teresa Bradley of Chandler started searching for information about her grandmother and, over 18 months later, has never looked backed.  Recently Bradley was drafted by Chandler Librarian and Histor More...

Fall theatre season officially underway

Looking for some live entertainment? Theatregoers will have plenty of options to choose from beginning this fall. Bear Company, the Brownsboro High School theatre department... More...

News

HCMG: Tasty, Tempting, Fabulous Figs!

For the last couple of years, the fruit on my fig tree would stay small and green, never maturing. But this year, my fig tree has been producing large, luscious loads of flavorful figs. Do you want to know what changed?  More...

TxDOT Update

Henderson County – Texas Department of Transportation maintenance crews in Athens continue to perform base and edge of road repairs on various roadways throughout the county. More...

Kabbage Patch Kids Homecoming 2014

  Children at the Kabbage Patch Daycare in Brownsboro show their team spirit by wearing blue and gold for the Homecoming game Sept. 26. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

HUGHLENE BULLINGTON

Services for Hughlene Bullington, 90, of Chandler, were held September 24, 2014 at Martin Springs Baptist Church; Rev. Rick Gray officiated.  Bullington died Sept. 22, 2014, in Chandler.  More...

ANNIE DORIS VINES

Services for Annie Doris Vines, 86, of Chandler, were held September 30, 2014 at Chandler Memorial Funeral  Home; Rev. Danny Bristow officiated. Burial was in Edom Cemetery.  Vines died September 27, 2014 in  Tyler. More...

Historical

1980 Centennial Paintings

Artist Carney Waller designed and painted panels to illustrate the history of Chandler from 1880 to 1980. They were displayed around town during the Chandler Centennial Celebration in 1980.  More...