October 8, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Chandler City Council authorizes grant applications

During a special scheduled meeting September 29, the Chandler City Council approved unanimously two resolutions authorizing City Administrator, John Taylor to act on behalf of the City in matters related to the application of two grants – A Tex 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.  Brownsboro High School  • Golden Girls • Auxiliary Line • Cheerleaders • Jr. More...

Special Sections

School

Principal appreciation month

October is Principal Appreciation Month in Brownsboro ISD. Of all the positions in a school district outside of the classroom teacher, the most important position is that of the campus principal. More...

Sports

Bears get ready for District

The Bears were open Friday night, awaiting district play. Brownsboro has a 2-3 record going into the opening game of district. If not for a few breakdowns and bad luck, the Bears could be 4-1 or even 5-0. More...

Historical

This month in history

• 1765 The Stamp Act Congress convened in New York to draw up colonial grievances against England.  • 1849 Author Edgar Allan Poe died at age 40.  • 1868 Cornell University was inaugurated in Ithaca, N.Y. More...

Chandler Pow Wow two days away

Grab your kids, grab your friends, and head on over to Winchester Park this Saturday, October 10, for the 27th annual Chandler Pow Wow.  Kicking off the festivities will be a parade at 10am. More...

History Is Being Made at Brownsboro ISD

This year, history is being made with the successful creation of the Brownsboro ISD Education Foundation. More...

Nov. 1, 2015

Daylight Saving Time (DST) is the practice of setting the clocks forward one hour from Standard Time during the summer months, and back again in the fall, in order to make better use of natural daylight.   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...

OPERATION FINALLY HOME

Postpones drawing for 2010 Camaro to  Nov. 11th, Veteran’s Day. We also lowered ticket price to $20/ticket. More...

More Scarecrows

See even more Scarecrows from the Chamber of Commerce’s Scarecrow contest on page 1 of Section B in today’s Statesman.   More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Chief Bowles and the Cherokee War

A November 8, 1822, agreement between the East Texas Cherokee Indians and Jose Felix Trespalacios, governor of the province of Texas, stated in part that the Cherokee could “cultivate their lands and sow their crops in full and peaceful possess More...

Something Else

Things I’ve learned

Along life’s way, I’ve learned several good lessons that I’d like to pass on to you. More...

AgriView

October is bulb buying month. They are in fresh supply and provide welcome late winter and early spring color for the yard. More...