April 30, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

“The future is bright” for Faith Tabernacle

Church celebrates 50 years, breaks ground

Faith Tabernacle Church of Deliverance in Chandler is celebrating 50 years of serving the community and looking forward to the next 50 years.  The congregation of Faith Tabernacle celebrated its 50th church anniversary April 19 with a groundbrea More...

BHS publications named among top ten percent in state

Brownsboro High School yearbook and newspaper editors traveled to the city of Austin for the annual Interscholastic League Press Conference held April 18-19. More...

Special Sections

School

BES Best Bears

Brownsboro Elementary School Best Bears for the week of April 20-24 were PKAM – Vianney Becerra, PKPM – Michelle Guerro, KA – Aidan Bailey, KB – Sara Hughes, KC – McCah More...

BES Super Cub Club

Brownsboro Elementary School Super Cub Club kids for the week of April 20-24 were KD - Marely Macias, 1B - Maggi Vasquez, 2E - Bradie Cooper and 3A - Aiden Wariner. More...

Murchison ISD Honor Roll

MRS. LIGHTFOOT’ KINDERGARTEN  More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Breaking News - 4/30/2015 10:33 AM

David Mages

Funeral for Murchison mayor Sunday, May 3

Services for David Mages, 72, of Murchison, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, May 3 at First Baptist Church in Murchison with Rev. Curtis Chandler officiating. Burial will follow in Allen Cemetery.Mages passed away April 29, 2015 in Tyler. More...

EUSTACE CLARK “PETE” FEATHERSTON

Services for Eustace Clark “Pete” Featherston, 85, Brownsboro, were held April 25 at Calvary Baptist Church in Brownsboro with Rev. Danny Sandifer officiating. Burial followed in Jennings Mountain Cemetery. More...

WANDA MATHIS

Services for Wanda Mathis, 79, Ben Wheeler, will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, April 30 at Tyler Memorial Funeral Home with burial in Tyler Memorial Park.  More...

Letters

Letters To The Editor

Dear Editor:  There should be term limits no person should be elected for more than two terms in any office. More...

Taking a look at Bear Radio

For eight years Bear Radio has been streaming over the Internet, but this year they received a permit and built a tower beside the track so Bear Radio could finally stream through a FM radio frequency. More...

Vehicle crashes into Chandler gas station

A San Antonio couple ended up staying at a Chandler gas station longer than expected after their vehicle crashed through the front of the store around lunchtime April 24.  More...

Project Transformation

Volunteers complete more than a dozen repair projects

Despite being postponed once and being scheduled for the same day as the high school prom, over 100 volunteers in total gathered April 25 for the second Project Transformation.  Groups met at over a dozen houses from Brownsboro to Chandler to th More...

News

Chandler residents step up to keep neighbor’s yard in compliance

Two chandler men volunteered to mow the yard of their neighbor when... More...

Lions Den

The Chandler Lions Club is proud to bring to Chandler the Brownsboro Independent School District Student Recognition Program. More...

The Amazing Angelina

Are you looking for a ground cover for sunny or partially shaded areas? You might like Sedum rupestre ‘Angelina’. Easy to grow, Angelina tolerates moist soil, but also does well in poor soil and dry conditions.  More...

Sports

Breaking News - 5/1/2015 5:00 PM

Murchison Archery holds final tournament

The Murchison Archery program held their final tournament of the year in the MISD gym May 1.Student archers shot a total of 30 shots – fifteen 10-meter shots and fifteen 15-meter shots.In the girls division, seventh-grader Kinley Dyer finished in fir More...

BHS Golf Recap

BHS Golf Recap More...

Bears pound the Tigers

Having to move the baseball game from Wills Point to Terrell because of lighting difficulties at the Tigers home field, proved to be just what the Bears needed coming off a disappointing loss to Canton. More...

Historical

A Tragedy Creates A Need

CHANDLER YESTERYEAR

It was a tragic day in the early 1970s when Tom and Hattie Mae Banks stood with friends and neighbors and watched their home burn to the ground. At the time they were living north of Chandler on what is now FM 2010. More...

A wise old man

SOMETHING ELSE

First, I will explain again, for those of you who are wondering what "sdg" after my name means. More...