October 1, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

State funds new apartment community in Brownsboro

On July 30, 2015, State officials awarded a $7.25 million investment to construct a new apartment community in the City of Brownsboro. More...

National School Bus Safety Week

National School Bus Safety Week is an active and evolving public education program is an excellent way for everyone - parents, students, teachers, motorists, school bus operators, school administrators, and other interested parties - to join forces a More...

14th Annual Rainbow Room Duck Race a fun success

Last year the Henderson County Rainbow Room helped out over 900 children that were removed from their home due to abuse and neglect.  More...

Special Sections

Obituaries - Free Access

Barbara Jean Crenwelge

Mrs. Roy C. Crenwelge nee Barbara Jean Adair of Fredericksburg passed away on Wednesday, September 23rd in a Austin Hospital at the age of 75 years.  Barbara Jean Adair was born on July 29, 1940 in Lawton, Oklahoma to J.P. More...

Bryant Travis Foster

Services for Bryant Travis Foster, 77, of Brownsboro, TX, are scheduled for 4 pm Thursday October 1, 2015 at Eubank Funeral Home in Canton, TX, with Bro. More...

Sports

BEARS CLAW THE EAGLES

The Bears ventured into Rusk Friday night in search of their second victory of the season. When the Bears got through with the Eagles, the scoreboard read 47- 33 in favor of Brownsboro. More...

Bears JV - Freshman fall to Rusk Eagles

Brownsboro JV offensive standouts include all offensive linemen along with Kyle McLain and Myron Sherfield. McLain 2 yd touchdown run, 2 point conversion no good. More...

Chandler Police Department makes history

For the first time in the history of the Chandler Police Department, three women are serving the department in the capacity of full time police officers, CPD Chief Ron Reeves announced last week.  More...

Reeves to Serve as Pow Wow Grand Marshal

To honor and show appreciation to law enforcement, Chandler PD Chief of Police Ron Reeves will serve as this year’s Grand Marshal of the Pow Wow parade.  More...

Brownsboro FFA at East Texas State Fair

Kelsey Sims placed 4th with Chianina at the East Texas State Fair Heifer and Steer Show. See page 9 for more photos. . More...

Pow Wow Entertainment Schedule

The line-up for the Chandler Pow Wow entertainment will begin after the parade at approximately 10:45 am under the pavilion. More...

News

AREA HAPPENINGS

Monthly Events  Brownsboro ISD School Board meets the second Monday of the month at 6pm in the Administration Building. For more info call 903-852-3701.  Brownsboro City Council meets second Thursday of the month at 5pm, at City Hall. More...

Local ‘Charlie Burger’ gets thumbs-up

Uncle Fletch Davis would be proud of the honor bestowed upon him with an annual festival named for him to celebrate his creation of the hamburger in the 1880s. More...

Area Youth serve community

Youth representing six area churches gave up sleeping in Saturday morning to serve their community through Project Transformation – a mission that reaches out to those unable, either due to declining health, or low income, to make the necessary More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Things From the Past That We No Longer Hear

Remember to take that empty soda water bottle to the grocery store with you so you won’t have to pay a deposit on a new one.  There’s a dollar on the table, go by the filling station and get five gallons of gas when you go to town.&n More...

Something Else

America’s Savior

In the late 19th century, LaMarcus Adna Thompson - the inventor of a seamless stocking machine and devout Christian - began to worry about the state of American morality.  More...

AgriView

Integrated Pest Management applies to all kinds of pests including those in homes, lawns, gardens, crops and even pests on animals. More...