April 7, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

TVCC 2016 football schedule announced

The 2016 football schedule for the Trinity Valley Community College Cardinals has been released.   More...

Chandler golf tournament

On April 22, the Chandler Texas Chamber of Commerce, will be holding their annual golf tournament fundraiser at Pine Springs Golf Club. The Golf Tournament will be benefiting the Chandler Texas Chamber of Commerce scholarship fund. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries - Free Access

Carol Kay Dornhoefer

Services for Carol Kay Dornhoefer, 79, of Granbury, are scheduled for Friday, April 1, 2016 at 11am at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. Robert Welch and Rev. Danny Bristow officiating. More...

Sports

District Golf

1st round at Van Zandt Country Club More...

District Softball still up for grabs

After the first round of district softball, the standings are as tight as a jar of Grubbs canned jalapenos. Van leads with a 4-0 record, but our own Bearettes, Rains, and Canton are tied with 2-2 records. More...

Writer's Corner

Financial Focus

Should you change your investment mix over time?

To be successful at investing, some people think they need to “get in on the ground floor” of the next “big thing.” However, instead of waiting for that one “hot” stock that may never come along, consider creating More...

Cook of the Week

April Holt has lived in East Texas since 1973 and settled with her husband Lee Holt right outside of Brownsboro. She graciously feeds almost every single guest that visits her home. More...

Brownsboro ISD Kindergarten round-up

2016-2017 SCHOOL YEAR

Kindergarten Enrollment for Brownsboro and Chandler Elementary Schools will begin Monday, April 11, 2016.  More...

Two die in accident

Smith County DPS responded to a fatal accident near Lake Palestine Monday afternoon. According to officials, the wreck occurred at FM 2661 and Big Eddy Road (CR 1261). The crash is nearby the entrance to The Villages Resort. More...

Celebrate No Housework Day!

No Housework Day (always April 7) is your chance to do anything, except housework. Better still, have someone else do the chores for a day. Housework is a daily, seemingly endless and repetitive groups of tasks. More...

News

Community News

AREA HAPPENINGS

Monthly Events More...

TVCC wins Play4Kay

It’s Trinity Valley Community College again atop the Community College Division of the Play 4Kay initiative of the Kay Yow Cancer Fund.  For a third straight year, TVCC has won the divisional title, raising $12,000. More...

New pastors at Chandler First Assembly of God

Chandler First Assembly of God would like to welcome our new children’s Pastors, Jeremy and Stephanie Tatum from Irving,. As a church, we are so excited to see what God has in store for our children’s ministry!  More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Dr. Alfred Thomas Bryant

Dr. Alfred Thomas Bryant (1858- 1908) was one of the first doctors to reside in Chandler. Dr. and Mrs. Bryant (Alice Coggans Bryant) moved from Coosa County, Alabama, to Midlothian, Texas, to Chandler around 1894. Dr. More...

Something Else

Great kitchen tips

Here are some great kitchen tips collected from professional chefs, to help us with little shortcuts and know-how that take your kitchen mastery up a notch. • Add cheese rind to vegetable or meat broths for another dimension of flavor. More...

Master Gardener

Dreaming of a Spring Garden

Spring has come to the Dream Garden, the garden created and maintained by Henderson County Master Gardeners Association (HCMGA), located at the East Texas Arboretum. More...