June 9, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

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Ready to pounce and play, cats are the No. 1 pet in America. Independent and adaptable to a variety of living spaces, including apartments, they are widely popular because they often do not require as much attention as dogs. More...

Special Sections

School

Cardboard Kids at BHS

Several members of our senior class wanted to do our first senior walk this year. Because of that, we made plans to visit both elementary campuses and both intermediate campuses.  More...

Sports

Lady Outlaws and Triple Threat take District

District winners, The Lady Outlaws, age group 6 and under. Front row: Left to Right: Kinsley Wymore, Emma Snyder, Emmberlynn Depew, Audrey Woods, Lexi Freeman. More...

Softball Camp set for June 13-15

CAMPS

Registration is being accepted for the TVCC Softball Camp.  The camp, scheduled June 13-15 at Drumgoole Field at Cain Park, is open for students entering grades K-12 in the 2016-17 school year.  Cost of the camp is $60 per camper, which inc More...

Article

The FUMC of Chandler weathered the storms, but did not complete their golf tourney at Garden Valley Resort. More...

Writer's Corner

Financial Focus

Don’t keep family in the dark about your plans

You might work diligently at building a financial road map for your retirement years and a comprehensive estate plan. But you can’t just create these strategies – you also have to communicate them. More...

Cook of the Week

Shirley Parmer has been the secretary for the City of Chandler since 2004. She was raised in Chandler and has lived here all her life. She graduated from Brownsboro high school with the class of 1973. More...

To walk in the steps of Jesus

Westlake Baptist Church pastor, Dr. Lee Evans, is taking the trip of a lifetime that many pastors only dream about. More...

Thirteen years later…

Thirteen years ago the senior class of Brownsboro High School was strapping on their light-up sneakers, putting on their first backpacks filled with crayons, and taking their first steps down the hallway that would guide them toward the rest of their 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 5 pm, at City Hall. More...

ETMC Tyler now in network with Aetna

East Texas Medical Center Tyler will become an in-network provider for all Aetna non-HMO commercial health plans on June 1, offering a new choice in hospital care to thousands of East Texans. More...

Old Fashion Fourth of July

The annual Old Fashion Fourth of July will be Monday, July 4. Activities will begin at Winchester Park at 6pm when the concession stand opens. BBQ sandwiches, hot dogs and cold drinks will be available. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear The oak icebox

Before we received electricity in our home, an important fixture in our farmhouse kitchen was an oak icebox. It kept our food chilled and provided our family with chipped ice for our sweet iced tea.  More...

Something Else

Copper wire discovered

It’s been said, “It’s all in where you live!”  After having dug to a depth of 10 feet last year outside of New York City, NY, scientists found traces of copper cable dating back 100 years.  They came to the conclusio More...

Master Gardener

Grow low-maintenance roses: HCMGA Summer Series 1

Henderson County Master Gardeners Association (HCMGA) has invited Mark Chamblee to present “Beautiful, Low-Maintenance Roses for Your Landscape” on Thursday, June 16, 2016, at the First United Methodist Church, 507 N Broad St, Chandler, f More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

I would like to tell a few things about our community, that you already know.  More...

News of Record

Henderson County Sheriff’s Reports

Henderson County Sheriff Botie Hillhouse announced the arrest of a man in the Bonita Point subdivision for possession of suspected methamphetamines. More...