August 13, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

TxDOT is taking its “DWI Not So Fun House” to community events

As summer celebrations enter their final weeks, the Texas Department of Transportation is taking its “DWI Not So Fun House” to community events across the state as part of its “Drink, Drive, Go to Jail” campaign.  More...

Special Sections

School

Back-to-school tips from the BBB

School bells will be ringing before we know it, and many families will be taking advantage of annual backto school specials on supplies. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

MODELLE BROOKSHIRE

Memorial services for Viola Modelle Brookshire, 94, of Chandler were held Sunday, August 9, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. at Stewart Family Funeral Home.  Mrs. More...

Historical

World War II Ship Building

I can remember my daddy saying, “Son, it was quite a sight to see a large steel ship rising over the flat prairies near the Houston Ship Channel. More...

School board prepares for new year

The Brownsboro school board met Monday night August 10, at the administration building.  The meeting was called to order at 6:00 pm, then the board went into closed session for about 30 minutes. More...

New radio read meters soon to replace old

At a special meeting last Tuesday, the Chandler City Council agreed to replace old water meters with new ones – meters than can be read remotely.  Coming this fall, Chandler will purchase newer radioread meters to replace the older, out-da More...

News

Lions Den

Chandler Lions welcomed the community on August 9 for it’s first Sunday Spaghetti luncheon. Lion Margaret Hall was there to welcome everyone. More...

Hensarling speaks to local constituents

news@c-bstatesman.com  Rep. More...

HCMG: Meet the Masters

“The closest I came to gardening growing up was having a peach tree in our back yard in Houston”, jokes Linda Schafer, Henderson County Master Gardener (HCMG). More...

Letters

LETTER FROM THE EDITOR

Being deeply rooted in Texas, I come here to serve this community as your new editor. Born in Bossier City, Louisiana into a military family and raised in Frankston, I have grown to love the small-town country atmosphere.  More...