August 11, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Brownsboro Chamber looks to bigger Pioneer Days

With fall somewhere around the corner, residents in east Henderson County can be rest assured that festivals aren’t too far behind.  More...

Special Sections

School

BHS SCHEDULES & PARKING PERMITS

Schedules will be available for Brownsboro High School 10th through 12th grade students the week of August 15-19 from 8-3:30 pm. More...

Attention Returning Students To Brownsboro ISD

Brownsboro ISD is pleased to announce our Online Student registration process for the 2016-17 school year. THIS IS FOR RETURNING STUDENTS ONLY!  More...

BISD prepared for a new year

On Aug. 22, 2016, our parents in the Brownsboro Independent School District are sending us more than 2,700 of the best students in Texas.  More...

Sports

SRW Knights bring home gold in Junior Olympics

Members of the SRW Knights and Ricky Williams, president/founder of the SRW Knights organization, recently competed in the Amateur Athletic Union’s Junior Olympics. More...

Epperson wins home run derby

Lane Epperson of the Chandler Longhorns won the home run derby contest during opening ceremonies for 12U state tournament in Buffalo and Trey Booth from Chandler Red Sox was runner up in the event. (Epperson Family Photo)   More...

Chandler resident opens bike shop in Tyler

Joshua Phillips, 33, describes himself as a “bike nerd.” For the Brownsboro High School alumni to say that it sounds kind of funny.  Especially when you hear some of Joshua’s history. More...

Writer's Corner

Financial Focus

Diversification is still important for retirees

During your working years, your primary investment goal is generally growth – you need your money to grow so that you can eventually afford the comfortable retirement lifestyle you’ve envisioned. More...

Rambling Meanderings With Becky & Toby

The dog ate my homework is probably one of the most, if not the most, used excuses for students who didn’t turn in assignments in school.  It never worked for me – not sure about you.  More...

Cook of the Week

Amanda Wilcox

In the last year, the Chandler-Brownsboro Statesman has undergone several changes – including personnel. More...

Chandler approves raises

At Tuesday night’s meeting of the Chandler City Council meeting, a vote was taken to approve a proposed tax rate of .573963 per $100 evaluation rate for the upcoming budget year. More...

Daily DEVOTIONS from MAX LUCADO

Learning to wait   More...

BHS staff honored

Earlier in the summer, the U.S. More...

Local man charged

A 57-year-old Brownsboro man, Paul Wayne Simpson, was charged with aggravated sexual assault and arrested Friday by Henderson County Sheriff’s Office investigators.  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...

Time to Pow Wow

The Chamber’s annual Pow Wow is set to kick off the fall in high fashion again this year on Saturday, October 8. The parade will begin at 10 am followed by the Pow Wow. More...

Local business shows support of LEOS

In the last two years, law enforcement officers across the nation have endured more hatred and been victims of senseless acts of violence than ever before. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Comic books

When I was growing up in the 1940s, just inside the front door of the Chandler Drug Store, a large wooden rack held my 10-cent treasures—an assortment of comic books, or “funny books” as we preteens called them. More...

Something Else

Do they still make that?

I have several pieces of this item, acquired as far back as the ‘50s or ‘60s, and started wondering if it is still made. By going online I found out that it is!  More...

Master Gardener

Free presentation on growing grapes HCMGA Summer Series 3

Henderson County Master Gardener Association is very excited to host Dr. More...