April 14, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Jr. High track blitz making history

The Brownsboro Junior High track teams may have set a school record. Winning all four divisions of the District Track Meet, by the Bearette and Bears 7th and 8th grades, is thought to be the first sweep in school history. More...

Hole-in-one shootout

The Chandler Texas Chamber of Commerce will be hosting their first ever, Hole-in-One Shootout for a grand prize of $100,000. More...

Special Sections

Obituaries - Free Access

Thetis Marlene Jackson

December 19, 1939 - March 21, 2016 More...

Sports

Brownsboro Jr. High sets new record

For the first time that anyone can remember, all four track teams of Brownsboro Junior High has won the District Junior High track meet Championship. Congratulations to those young athletes that participated!   More...

Navarro named student-athlete of month at TVCC

Angelica Navarro is a difference maker for the softball team at Trinity Valley Community College. More...

Writer's Corner

Financial Focus

While paying off student loans, don’t forget about retirement

Even if you’ve been out of school for a few years, you may still have a vivid reminder of college: your student loan debt. Since you’ve joined the workforce, you might be paying back your loans as best you can. More...

Cook of the Week

Beatriz has lived in East Texas for 20 years and has been cooking since she was 17 years old and in college. She is married to Louie Ibarra for 26 years and together they have four children: Chris, Stacey, Michael, And Amy Ibarra. More...

Henderson County added to FEMA list

Four additional Texas counties may now apply for disaster assistance. More...

Moment of Laughter Day

April 14 is Moment of Laughter Day! It’s a special day that will put a big smile on your face. The objective of this day is to get people to laugh, and to laugh more often. After all, “laughter is the best medicine”.   More...

Caldwell named interim Superintendent

The Board of Trustees met on March 29th to consider the pending transition of our superintendent and the direction BISD will take in filling his position. In that meeting, a decision to employee School Executive Consulting, Inc. was approved. More...

Murchison ISD Pre-K and Kindergarten enrollment

2016-2017 School Year

Pre-K and Kindergarten enrollment has begun at Murchison ISD. Please stop by the Elementary office and see Mrs. 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...

Black Beauty Ranch to hold Open House

Meet the Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch residents, all rescued from abuse and neglect and now living in peace and safety.  More...

BHS Choir tops the scales in competition

The Brownsboro High School Choir recently competed in the Choir UIL Concert & Sight Reading competition. This competition was held in Carthage on Monday, April 11. At the UIL Choral competition, there are 2 elements, concert and sight reading. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Early Chandler hotels

Details are incomplete and are rather vague concerning the history of Chandler’s early hotels and boarding houses. The following gives only a glimpse of their past. More...

Something Else

Beyond precious

Man and beast: The Lord God made them all. There are many heartwarming tales of friendships between humans and animals, but this one is truly extraordinary. More...

Master Gardener

Designing a shade garden? Consider Hostas!

Do you have a shady area in your garden? Perhaps you have trees, or just a strip of shade along the north side of your house. If you are looking for a beautiful and reliable plant for shade, you should consider the hosta. More...