July 23, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Community businesses continue housing pets on purr-pose

Do pets in the workplace increase customer traffic for local shops? “We’ve got people that come in just to see the cat,” said Julia Hassell, owner of Forget-Me-Not Flowers and Gifts. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries - Free Access

BETTY HESTER

Memorial services for Betty Hester, 78, of Chandler, were held July 18, 2015 at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home with Bro. Lee Evans officiating.  At 11:55 p.m. on July 11, 2015 our Dad came for mom. More...

HOLLIE M. MORROW

Services for Hollie M. Morrow, 84, LaRue, were held July 18 in the New York community.  Morrow was born June 11, 1931 in the New York community and died July 15, 2015 at his home in the New York community.  More...

Historical

The Clothes Line

When I was growing up in Chandler, my mother and grandmother did the chore of washing our family’s clothes on Mondays, and it took most of the entire day. During that period, without a washing machine, the activity was accomplished outdoors. More...

Patterson shares his story

Policeman and Navy veteran spends time at reading program

Furry friends and uniformed friends alike visited Chandler area children last week during this summer’s “Every Hero Has a Story” reading program. More...

Health Fair to help offset back-to-school costs

Back-to-school expenses add up quick. For the second year in a row an area church is hosting a free event to help offset some of the costs associated with starting a new school year. More...

Chicken and costumes and cows, oh my!

Breckenridge Village of Tyler was a maze of different cow prints on July 14 as Chick-fil-A brought their Cow Appreciation Day to BVT’s campus. More...

News

Taste the “Foods and Flavors of the Mediterranean”

Join the Henderson County Master Gardeners as we taste and learn the “Foods and Flavors of the Mediterranean” with guest speakers, Ellis County Master Gardeners, Susan Clark and Arlene Hamilton. More...

Lions Den

Lions Club awards member

Every year, the outgoing President awards a Lions Club member with the Lion of the Year Award.  This year, President John Camper presented the award to Secretary Ruby Simon for her outstanding service.  Lion Ruby has been a Lions Club memb More...

Meals on Wheels Ministry receives grant for 2015 March for Meals participation

Meals on Wheels Ministry (MOWM) has announced it has received a $2,000 grant from Meals on Wheels America for its participation in the 13th Annual March for Meals campaign.  The grants were made possible by Subaru of America, Inc. More...