February 19, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

No grants for Brownsboro streets

Brownsboro city council chatted about a grant application, an election update, house removal bids and more during their February 12 meeting. More...

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School

Bearettes

The Brownsboro Bearettes mustache you a question. Are you going to come watch them play Friday, Feb. 20 at 6 p.m. at TJC for the Area playoff game against Texarkana Pleasant Grove? Courtesy photo    More...

TJC announces president’s, dean’s lists

Tyler Junior College has recognized 1,399 students named to the president’s and dean’s lists for their academic excellence during the Fall 2014 semester.  The president’s list, composed of students who complete a minimum of 12 More...

Texas A&M announces honor roll

Texas A&M University has named its honor students for the 2014 fall semester, recognizing them for outstanding academic performance.  The Dean's Honor Roll recognizes students taking at least 15 semester hours during the fall semester who h More...

Historical

Underground Railroad Quilts

CHANDLER YESTERYEAR

Many times it is hard for us to trace our ancestors even by using stories passed down from generations, family Bibles and ancestors.com. More...

Restless in Amarillo

SOMETHING ELSE

During our traveling days, my husband and I boarded a motor coach for a trip to South Dakota. Our itinerary showed that we would eat lunch in Wichita Falls, then go on to Amarillo for the night. More...

Moss named Code Enforcement Officer

City of Chandler now has a new code enforcement officer on the beat.  Chandler Police Officer Carla Moss has completed all necessary training to become a certified code enforcement officer.  Moss accepted the new position after Adam Estes, More...

Batter Up

Council approves BMC contract ahead of season

Chandler city council discussed an agreement with BMC Baseball, heard from the police chief and set early voting dates and times at their monthly meeting February 10.  With baseball and softball season on the horizon, it was time for the city to More...

Chandler council approves seal-coat operations

Chandler city council discussed an inter-local agreement for roadwork during their monthly meeting February 10.  The council held two workshop sessions prior to the Feb. More...

News

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TxDOT Roadwork Updates

For the week of February 23

Here's a look at work planned in the district during the Week of February 23, 2015... More...

Time to plant tomato seeds

Well, the time has come. It’s finally time to plant those seeds of tomatoes you’ve purchased!  How many seeds should you plant?  More...

First graders given free Prevent Tooth Decay Kits

All first graders at Brownsboro Elementary School, Chandler Elementary School, and Murchison Elementary School recently received free prevent tooth decay kits through the Fantastic Teeth Fan Club. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

JOE BOWMAN EAKER

Services for Joe Bowman Eaker, 73, Brownsboro, were held February 14 at Byrum Funeral Home in Lancaster.  Eaker was born April 13, 1941 and died February 11, 2015. He was a veteran of the US Navy.  More...

LEE NORVELL

Services for Jerry Lee Norvell, 66, Murchison, were held February 13 at Carroll-Lehr Funeral Chapel with Pastor Matt Parker officiating. Burial followed in Holly Springs Cemetery. More...

PAUL DEAN PEAVY

Services for Paul Dean Peavy, 83, Chandler, were held February 11 at Faith Baptist Church in Chandler with the Rev. Rick Gray officiating. More...