November 12, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Pumpkin contest big success

Special to The Statesman   The second annual Book Character Pumpkin Decorating Contest at Chandler Elementary was a huge success! Every entry was amazing and showed great creativity. More...

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School

Red Ribbon Week as BHS

The students at BHS participated in Red Ribbon Week activities during the week of October 26. Students enjoyed dress up days that supported a drug free life. More...

Honor roles for 1st nine weeks

BROWNSBORO ISD  1A All A’s Adair, Lucy Borja, Rubi Freeman, Lexi Herrin, Zoey House, Jackson Hughes, Sarah Martin, Hazel Montgomery, Sophia Smith, Call Sorge, Ella Starkey, Aiden More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Jimmy Leroy Gullett

Services for Jimmy Leroy Gullett, 82, of Brownsboro, were held Sunday, October 25, 2015 at 2pm at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home with Bro. Tommy Weems and Bro. Earnest Hodge officiating. More...

Bobbie A. Grice

Bob Grice passed through the Gates of Heaven into the loving arms of God on November 7, 2015. He was born in Hubbard, Texas, on June 27, 1932. Bob served in the Air Force in Florida where he met his beloved wife, Lorraine. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Remembering the auto gizmos

Just the other day I was watching an old movie that brought back memories of automobile terms we used in the 1940s-50s that are disappearing from our society. More...

Something Else

A piece of Texas history

Perhaps some of you remember the many stories printed in this paper written by Jim Jarvis. He wrote of growing up near Seagoville in the 1940s, along with his two brothers, Jack and Joe. More...

AgriView

Tree pruning time

Proper pruning enhances the appearance of almost any landscape tree and shrub, while improper pruning can ruin or greatly reduce its landscape potential. Pruning is also an essential task for fruit trees, berries, grapes and muscadines. More...

Show support for The Bears

Community Play-off Pep Rally, Thursday, November 12, at Bear Stadium. Beginning with a tailgate party at 5:30pm, the pep rally will begin at 7pm. More...

BISD school bus accident

A Brownsboro ISD school bus was involved in an accident Friday afternoon, November 6, in the 600 block of State Highway 31 E, in Chandler.  According to the Chandler Police Department, around 4:10 pm, Brownsboro school bus #20, driven by Coach R More...

November 3 Election results

Governor Greg Abbott issued a statement following the passage of statewide propositions to lower property taxes, increase transportation funding and guarantee the right to hunt and fish: More...

Museum raises funds

Anyone who missed the Chandler Historical Society’s Souper Supper missed a great meal and some fine entertainment by November Roberts who performed a Patsy Cline tribute.  After enjoying a “Souper” meal of tasty home-made soups More...

News

Kappa Pi sings

The November 5th program for Kappa Pi Chapter’s monthly meeting was Music, Music, Music. Lindy Goode, Benita Carver, and Lynda McQuaid prepared a program which focused on the music from Broadway Musicals through the years. More...

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...

Anniversary

Burns celebrate

Mr. And Mrs. Robert T Burns of Chandler, celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary on November 3, 2015.  Robert Burns and Linda Cahill were married on November 3, 1965, in Big Spring, Texas. More...

Sports

Bears are Happy, Happy, Happy

I know what I am doing at 1:00, Saturday afternoon in Lufkin, do you? Playoff football is back for the Brownsboro Bears. After a resounding 34-20 district victory over the Palestine Wildcats, the Bears turn their attention to the Jasper Bulldogs. More...

Volleyball Stats

Crandall over Brownsboro

25-17, 25-20, 20-25, 21-25, 15-7  KILLS LEADERS: Amber Walker 18, Lexie Houston 17 BLOCK LEADERS: Lexie Houston 3, Amber Walker 3, Trysten Mosley 2, Madison Montgomery 2 DIG LEADERS: Hope Williams 19, Leanna Walker 12 ASSIST More...