January 7, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Chandler Sports Association to meet

The new Chandler Sports Association (CSA) will be having a parents and coaches informational meeting for the upcoming Spring baseball and softball season this Sunday, January 10, 2 p.m. in the Chandler Community Center. More...

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Sports

TJC Holiday Tournament

The TJC Tourney is one of the longest running tournaments in East Texas. Our Brownsboro Bears carried the Blue and Gold into Tyler, and did our community proud. By a 91-74 score, the Bears won the Gold Bracket, in high scoring style. More...

Bearette Doubleheader Classic

The Bearette Classic started off with a bang. Our basketball teams won two out of the three games they played against Lindale. The 9th grade lost 13-30, but the JV won 47-10, and the varsity Bearettes won 45- 34. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Peafowl on parade

When considering the barnyard menagerie of the 1940s in Chandler, ducks, turkeys, bantams, guineas and a variety of chickens were all to be expected, but peacocks were a little exotic back then. Mr. More...

Something Else

Bette’s column will return soon! Watch for it!   More...

Master Gardeners

A rosy cup of tea

Have you ever had rose hip tea? Well, now is the time to indulge!  Roses are a shrub that can give beauty throughout the entire year, with blooms in summer and beautiful hips in winter. More...

‘Open Carry Law’ What you should know

Texas Department of Public Safety Explains

House Bill 910 - which allows a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to now openly carry a holstered handgun - went into effect Jan. 1, 2016.   More...

U.M. Army serves others

Most people spend their Christmas holidays with their immediate families, or resting before going back to school or work, or just enjoying the gifts received from Santa. More...

First 911 call of the new year

Brownsboro Fire and Rescue answered their first call of 2016 when three Brownsboro residents, a 70-year-old woman, her husband, and another male individual, who were reportedly attempting to install an antenna, were electrocuted.  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...

Sonic comes to Brownsboro

Folks in Brownsboro and passers-by will soon be able to fill up their gas tanks and enjoy those tasty Sonic hot dogs, tater tots, ice cream treats, and more, when the new Sonic and Shell station/conve More...

Polar Bear Plunge for Special Olympics Texas

Annual LETR fundraiser supports SOTX athletes in East Texas area

Special Olympics Texas’ (SOTX) coldest event of the year, the Polar Plunge, is coming to the Splash Kingdom Waterpark in Nacogdoches on Saturday, Jan. More...