March 31, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

BHS performs Jekyll and Hyde

The Brownsboro High School Theatre Department introduced their most outstanding One Act Play performance yet on March 24. Theatre director, Vanessa Hendricks, assistant director, Jennifer Rogers, and the cast for OAP, gave the show, Dr. More...

Egg hunt at Winchester Park

Despite the cool and the clouds, everyone had a great time hunting eggs in Winchester Park.

Children of all ages showed up at Winchester Park on the Saturday morning before Easter to check out what the Easter Bunny left behind. They were joined by the Easter Bunny himself and everyone had a great time gathering eggs. More...

Special Sections

Sports

Brownsboro Champ Hambrick Relays

The Champ Hambrick Relays braved some cool and windy weather to showcase a strong effort from our Bears and Bearettes. Last year the lightning and rain forced the track meet to be canceled. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Traveling on the Greyhound

In the 1930s-40s, traveling out of town on the bus was a very popular mode of transportation for Chandler residents because many families didn’t own automobiles. More...

Something Else

An unusual wedding

T Graham Brown is a country-western singer who was born in Georgia in 1954. He married Sheila in 1980 and they have one son, Acme Geronimo Brown. They moved to Nashville in 1982.  More...

Master Gardener

Native plant series: Do you want native plants in your garden?

The one thing that most people participate in these days is talking about the high cost of food. That includes those who eat out frequently as well as those who prepare most of their food at home. More...

Hole-in-One for $100,000

The Chandler Texas Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its first ever, Hole-in-One Shootout for a grand prize of $100,000. The Chandler Shootout event is benefiting the BISD scholarship fund and will be held at Winchester Park, April 15 to April 23. More...

Reception for Coach Griffin

A come-and-go reception for Coach Fred Griffin on his 1,000th win will be held Saturday, April 2nd from 3 - 5 in the Administrative Board Room at the Brownsboro ISD Administration Building.  More...

UT Tyler Finalizes Campus Carry Policy

The University of Texas at Tyler has developed a policy regarding concealed carrying of weapons on the university campus, President Rodney H. Mabry announced.  More...

National Crayola Crayon Day!

Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, Violet…no, we’re not talking about a rainbow, but rather just some of the 400 different shades of crayon colors Crayola has produced since 1903! Why not let your inner child out today? More...

News

Community 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...

March for Meals 2016

March for Meals 2016 sent dozens of elected officials and local celebrities out into East Texas Tuesday, March 29, in an effort to raise awareness of the mission of Meals on Wheels Ministry (MOWM). More...

Pinwheel ceremony honors victims of child abuse, neglect

East Texans are invited to take a stand against child abuse and neglect by attending a noon ceremony Tuesday, April 5, on the west lawn of the courthouse square in Athens. More...

Writer's Corner

Cook of the Week

Louann is a loving mother of two daughters and married to Andy Johnston. She also has two grandsons. She was born and raised in Brownsboro and is widely loved in this community. Louann also enjoys gardening in her free time. More...