December 18, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

“No intent on being arrogant”

Copeland talks Main Street Market

After a successful summer and fall, the owners of the Main Street Market in Chandler are gearing up for the next phase of their project.  Chandler city council discussed granting an extension of the market’s temporary certificate of occupa More...

Brake lights lead to big arrest

Sometimes an attempt to educate a driver can lead to a big arrest.  That is exactly what happened to Chandler Police Department Assistant Chief James Lehman last week when a warning for illegal brake lights led to serving a $500,000 warrant for More...

Special Sections

School

BISD Operations Dept. Delivers

Canned food drive a success

BISD Operations Dept. More...

Murchison Letters to Santa

Every year Murchison Elementary students write letters to Santa a few weeks before Christmas. This year, the Chandler & Brownsboro Statesman typed out each letter before mailing them to Santa in the North Pole. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

L.D. CLARK

Services for L.D. More...

LUKE GARRISON

Services for Luke Garrison, 44, Brownsboro, were held December 3 at Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home in Athens. Garrison was born July 14, 1970 in Little Rock, Arkansas to Lester and Cheryl Hearn Garrison and died December 9, 2014 in Tyler. More...

ROBERT W. “BOB” SNOW

Services for Robert W. “Bob” Snow, 85, Chandler, were held December 12 at Tyler Memorial Funeral Home with burial in Tyler Memorial Park.  Snow was born Nov. More...

Letters

Letters to Editor

Letters to the Editor are submitted by our readers and do not reflect the opinion of the Chandler & Brownsboro Statesman staff or their publisher, Bluebonnet Publishing, LLC.   More...

Chandler clarifies water ordinance

Chandler city council did a bit of “house cleaning” during their monthly meeting December 9 by clarifying a set of conflicting utilities ordinances.  The conflicting ordinances discussed can be found in the Chandler Code of Ordinance More...

Brownsboro closes out year

With the Ingram/Saylors road project finally complete and 2015 just ahead, the Brownsboro city council held a quick meeting December 11 to close out the year.  Mayor Terry Mills said the city expected the road project to cost $272,395 but final More...

Dear Santa

Every year Murchison Elementary students write letters to Santa a few weeks before Christmas. More...

News

Georgia on My Dial

Out-of-state inmate responsible for local jury duty scam

The Henderson County Sheriff’s Office has identified the persons responsible for the Jury Duty Scam occurring earlier this month... More...

Holiday Roadwork - Free Access

TxDOT Update

From Texas Department of Transportation:"Here's a look at work planned in the Tyler District during the next two weeks: December 22 and December 29, 2014." More...

Lions Den

Merry Christmas from the Chandler Lions Club, we have had a great year.  We would like to thank the community, Dairy Queen and Hair Network for their help this year. More...

Sports

Brownsboro racks up wins in GETSO

Bears finish second, Bearettes finish fourth

The Great East Texas Shootout has finished and both the Bears and Bearettes finished strong. After three days of basketball games the Bears finished in second place while the Bearettes finished in fourth place. More...

All-District football results

The 2014 All-District football results for District 9-4A Division 1 have been released and several Brownsboro players made the team.  Jamal Bell, sophomore, made Second Team Offense as wide receiver.  Nick Wright, junior, made Second Team More...

Historical

Christmas Stockings

An advertisement in a recent catalogue said, “It’s official! We have the most fashionable stock of Christmas stockings south of the North Pole.” The pictures of their stockings proved their point. More...