September 15, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Clown lives matter

Clowns, or the art of professional clowning, have been the butt of many jokes and the blame for many nightmares of children (and adults alike) for years. More...

Faith3Media to celebrate one year anniversary

Faith3Media will celebrate its one year anniversary of owning the Chandler- Brownsboro Statesman on Sept. 29 from 11am – 2pm. There will be light refreshments and door prizes at the First United Methodist Church’s Heritage Hall. More...

Special Sections

School

Third graders talk presidency

Ask a child a question, and you will never know what answer you might get. But the answer could be very informative and thought-provoking.  More...

Sports

Bears and Panthers battle

Brownsboro made the trip to Bullard with only one thing on their mind – winning. The Bears moved the ball up and down the field, but could only put the ball in the end zone three times. More...

SPORTS BRIEFS

Brownsboro Freshmen tie Spring Hill On Sept. 1, the Brownsboro Freshmen tied with Spring Hill’s Freshman in a battle on the field with the score ending at 28-28. More...

Brownsboro vs Bullard Freshmen

Brownsboro Freshman player breaks free on a run against Bullard last week. (Travis Tapley/Statesman photo)   More...

Writer's Corner

Master Gardener

An angelic scent

Opening the door, I was immediately met with a heavenly scent, like a soft perfume. The entire garden was enveloped with this sweet fragrance, and the aroma was intoxicating. “Which plant is emitting that scent?”, I wondered.  More...

Financial Focus

Use ‘Open Enrollment’ to help improve your financial outlook

It’s Open Enrollment Season, so if you work for a medium- or large-sized company, you will need to make some choices regarding your employee benefits — and these choices can have a big impact on your financial situation. More...

Meet Your Neighbor

Brownsboro’s Sonic/ Shell Station combo opened in February, and eight months later, both the restaurant and gas station are doing exceptionally well. A lot of that is due to Zack Zouid, general manager, and his positive management style. More...

The Grizzly Gang is back

If you have been to Brownsboro High School since school started, you have seen them, or at least seen evidence of them. You have read their tweets on Twitter. You saw them all decked out and roaring at the volleyball matches. More...

28th annual PowWow set for October 8

The annual celebration that draws many to the Chandler will be held Saturday, Oct. 8. The 28th annual Chandler Pow Wow will kick off with a parade down FM 315 S at 10 am before the day’s events begin.  More...

Man arrested in Chandler

A 53-year-old man was arrested over the weekend in the Sunrise Shore addition, just south of Chandler, for possession of a suspected methamphetamine, a warrant for illegal drugs and evading arrest after a vehicle and foot chase.  More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

A mess for God

Twenty years of marriage, three kids, and he’s gone. Traded in for a younger model. She told me her story, and we prayed. Then I said, “It won’t be painless or quick. But God will use this mess for good. 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...

2016 BHS Homecoming Court

Freshmen representatives: Emma Bertrand, Natalie Gibbons and Alexis Rambo. Sophomore representatives are Jennifer Duran, Lacey Mauldin and Emily Womack and Juniors are Madi Fugham, Aleiah Williams and Gabby Young. More...

Chandler Police need your help

Chandler Police Chief Ron Reeves recently released some information concerning burglaries in Chandler over the weekend. According to Reeves several storage buildings located at Pop’s Fried Chicken on Hwy. 31 had been burglarized.  More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Texas Pecan Nursery

Chandler’s oldest business, the Texas Pecan Nursery, has been owned and operated by the Sam A. (Allen) Pollard, Sr. family since 1932, presently under the leadership of the second and third generations of the Pollard family. More...

Something Else

Setting goals

This is a list from a friend of mine who thinks she should lose weight. (That’s not on my personal list); but this friend tells of 11 of her goals for this year and how that’s working for her: 1. More...