September 17, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Hensarling staff offering help with federal agencies in Chandler

Staff from U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling’s office will be in Chandler on Friday, October 2, to meet with constituents needing assistance with federal agencies. More...

Special Sections

School

Intermediate schools welcome back homecoming dance

The Brownsboro District held their first intermediate schools homecoming dance last Thursday. The Brownsboro and Chandler Intermediate Schools held the dance after school from 3:30 until 5:30 pm in the gymnasiums. More...

Brownsboro ISD embarks on full-day pre-kindergarten and head start program

Over the course of the summer, Brownsboro ISD made some monumental changes to its early childhood program that consisted of implementing both a full-day Pre-K and a fullday Head Start program for school year 2015-16. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

DENNY “MACK” TOMPKINS

Services for Denny “Mack” Tompkins, 80, of Bonham, were held Saturday, September 12, 2015, in the Eubank Funeral Chapel in Canton with Bro. Danny Sandifer officiating. Burial will be in the Edom Cemetery.  Mr. More...

Sports

Freshman beat Quinlan-Ford

On September 10, the Brownsboro Bears freshman and JV teams traveled to Quinlan-Ford. The freshman Bears had a victorious win over Quinlan- Ford’s freshman Panthers. Offensive standout, Braydon Ballard made a 39-yard rushing touchdown.  More...

Mudcat Victory

The Chandler Mud Cats played in the first tournament of the season at Winchester Park September 12 and won the game in 5-0 victory. More...

Homecoming week concludes

Brownsboro ISD celebrated the end of homecoming week with the district pregame pep rally, dances at the intermediate campuses, FFA annual barbeque and with the crowning of the queen.  On Friday September 11, the homecoming court walked across ce More...

Chamber sponsoring scare crow contest

The Chandler Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a city-wide Scare Crow Decorating Contest as part of the annual Pow Wow Celebration. Homes and businesses will be eligible for $100 prize money in each category.  More...

News

Lions Den

CHANDLER LIONS WELCOME FANS TO THE MUD RUN

Chandler Lions have worked once again with the Chamber of Commerce to help run the Mud Run what a beautiful day it was. More...

How to grow, use, and cook garlic

The 2015 Interns of the Henderson County Master Gardener program present the HCMG Fall Seminar: How to Grow, Use, and Cook Garlic, on Thursday, September 24, 6:00 p.m. at the East Texas Arboretum, 1601 Patterson Road, Athens, TX. More...

Over 500 peace officers trained on new and updated laws

Every two years the Texas Legislature Meets and creates and modify laws that impact Peace Officers all over the State. More...

Historical

Early Mail/Transportation in Chandler

A friend of mine grew up in the Rock Hill community just west of Chandler. He said he could remember, as a little boy, his father pointing out near his home an old road of deep ruts that were made by early stagecoaches traveling from Tyler to Waco. More...

News of Record

Henderson County Arrests

On September 10, Deputy Brian Huckabee with the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office made contact with James Sockwell on North Pinkerton Street in Athens. More...