July 9, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Cow Appreciation Day MOOves to include local nonprofit

Once a year, for a whole day, Chick-fil-A restaurants give away free meals to customers dressed as cows to celebrate their “Eat Mor Chikin” ad campaign. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries - Free Access

VERA IONA MILLER

Services for Vera Iona Miller, 85, of Brownsboro, were held July 8 at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home. Burial followed in Asbury Cemetery under direction of Chandler Memorial Funeral Home.  Mrs. Miller passed away July 4, 2015 in Tyler. More...

WILLIE EDWARD ANDERSON

Services for Willie Edward Anderson, 80, Brownsboro, were held June 25 at First Assembly of God in Brownsboro.  Anderson was born January 4, 1935 in Annona and died in Brownsboro June 23, 2015.  He is survived by his children, Andrew, Timot More...

BARBARA A. COUEY HOBBS

Services for Barbara A. More...

Historical

Sister Phoebe

CHANDLER YESTERYEAR

When I was growing up in Chandler, I don’t recall exactly when I learned that we had an imaginary creature living in our house, but I still have a mental image of her. My parents called her Sister Phoebe. More...

Groundbreaking

Sonic prepares for Brownsboro construction

“You should be seeing progress everyday,” Brownsboro Mayor Terry Mills said, regarding the construction taking place in town for the new combination Sonic restaurant and gas station.  Spearheading the project are purchasers Mohammad More...

July 4th Photos

Go Speed Racer, go! A kids parade was held before the Old Fashion Fourth celebration at Winchester Park in Chandler July 4. Those in attendance were also treated to a fireworks show lasting over a half-hour. More photos on page 1B. More...

Chandler man arrested in Athens

A Chandler man was arrested for outstanding warrants in Athens and was then found with a controlled substance when he was transported to the Henderson County Jail.  According to the Henderson County Sheriff's Office:  More...

News

Breaking News - 7/15/2015 1:12 PM

“We're going to be able to raise our family here”

Military Warriors Support Foundation donates mortgage-free home in Chandler

An Army veteran and his family have one less worry to stress over after a national non-profit donated a mortgage-free home to them in the Chandler area.U.S. More...

Texas Department of Transportation update

Texas Department of Transportation gives a look at upcoming and ongoing work planned in the district.  These schedules are subject to change due to weather conditions, equipment failure or other unforeseen issues.  More...

Lions Den

Our parks are filled with youth playing baseball we as parents and grandparents are in the stands screaming and rooting for our team.  This was a dream for Lion Carl Stotz.  In fact the central role of Lions in little league is as solid as More...

Letters

THANK-YOU LETTER

Thanks to the citizens of Chandler for their attendance, support and participation in making the 5th Annual Old Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration a huge success—the largest ever!  It was awesome to see so many people having a good time More...