September 8, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Cook-out at Chandler Nursing Center

Thursday afternoon, the delicious aroma from the Chandler Nursing Center filled the air as Michael Chandler and his staff from Air Chandler cook-out for the staff.  More...

Underwater world

Dinner time at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center is different — try the underwater buffet! Feeding time comes with their own diver in the 300,000 gallon tank these fish call home. See story on page 3. (Travis Tapley/Statesman photo)   More...

Special Sections

Sports

Bears Varsity football games

Penalties are game changers. They can turn losses into victories, but in the case of our Brownsboro Bears, they can be gut wrenching. For the second week, some untimely and questionable penalties have helped an opponent to a victory. More...

12th Annual Brownsboro Athletic Booster Club Volleyball Tournament

The annual Volleyball Tourney had a huge Thursday. Twenty teams were playing in three gyms. The results of the five pools of play were as follows: Pool A; Bullard 3/0; Brownsboro-2/1; Jacksonville-1/2; Trinity-0/3. More...

SPORTS BRIEFS

Brownsboro JV loses to Spring Hill Thursday evening, the Brownsboro High School Junior Varsity Bears traveled to Spring Hill where they took a loss 0 – 18 to the Spring Hill JV team. More...

Writer's Corner

Master Gardener

Time to tidy the garden

“The times they are a changing”, sang Bob Dylan. And it is true. Autumn is creeping in. With the arrival of cooler, rainier weather, the garden changes, too. It is time for you to tidy the garden.  More...

Rambling Meanderings With Becky & Toby

Dogs have taken over our world it seems. Everywhere you look there are some kind of dog products for sale. There are dog books, books about dogs, books for dogs, dog clothes, clothes for dog lovers, dog jewelry, dog socks, dog jackets and dog toys. More...

Meet Your Neighbor

She loves her community

When I think of refinement, elegance and strength in a woman of character, the television character, Victoria Barkley, from the western, “Big Valley” comes to mind. More...

BHS gets Bass Club

Students at Brownsboro High School will be ‘treading in new waters’ this year as the school will enter the bass fishing world as it becomes a registered high school with the Texas High School Bass Association. More...

Daily DEVOTIONS from MAX LUCADO

God takes His time

Sometimes God takes His time. One-hundred and twenty years to prepare Noah for the flood. Eighty years to prepare Moses for his work. God called young David to be king, but returned him to the sheep pasture. More...

Fire at church daycare

Around 2:20 pm Sunday, firefighters from Chandler, Brownsboro and Dixie Volunteer Fire Departments were on scene at the Love and Learning Day Care at the Chandler First Assembly of God Church. More...

Three arrested in Chandler for drugs

Three were charged and arrested in Chandler by the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office in conjunction with a narcotics search warrant during Labor Day weekend.  Laurie Perry, 56, of Chandler, was arrested for manufacture or delivery of a con 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...

Life’s better outside

Life is better outside – or so says the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center in Athens. More...

Citizens National Bank promotes three senior officers

The Citizens National Bank (CNB) Board of Directors is happy to announce that it has approved promotions for three key employees: Woodie Tipps, Danette Heffner and Todd Engemoen. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Painting chickens

My mother and my sister Edna had their hands full raising my younger brother, Larry Buck and my nephew Bobby, who was close to Larry’s age. They weren’t bad boys. They just had a knack for getting into mischief. More...

Something Else

Best comebacks of the year

No. 1: If you’ve ever testified in court, you might wish you could have been as sharp as this policeman. He was being cross-examined by a defense attorney during a felony trial. More...