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Monthly Events  Brownsboro ISD School Board meets the second Monday of the month 6pm in the Administration Building. For more info call 903-852-3701.  Brownsboro City Council meets the second Thursday of the month at 5pm, at City Hall. More...

Sagging utility line causes accident

Last Monday, SH-31 traffic was impeded for several hours as emergency personnel and Texas Department of Transportation staff worked to clear an accident scene.  Official reports are now that a utility line that had sagged below the minimum requi More...

Rock Hill hosts revival

Rock Hill Baptist Church will hold for the first time in possibly 20 years a revival March 18-22 with the Rev. Jay Lowder of Wichita Falls, Texas, as the lead evangelist. More...

Sheriff’s Office encourages awareness

Today’s headlines for most of the national news organizations read like a crime novel – ‘Woman mugged in parking lot,’ ‘Children abducted in playground’ or ‘Older couple shot near apartment complex.’ More...

Area News Briefs

Brownsboro EDC offers business help   The Brownsboro EDC was presented a request for financial assistance by Susie Q’s Florist and Gifts. More...

March Business of the Month

Kim Fleming and Rick Ford presented Elder Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram of Athens with the March Chandler Chamber Member of the Month sign last week. Forest Elder accepted the sign for the business. (Courtesy Photo)   More...

Murchison man charged

A Henderson County Sheriff’s Office Narcotic Investigator and Deputy arrested a wanted man in Athens Wednesday and charged him with a new set of felonies for having methamphetamines and tampering with evidence.  More...

March chamber luncheon

The Chandler Chamber of Commerce held its monthly luncheon on March 9 at the Chandler Community Center. Lunch was provided by Tamale Brothers.  Jim Moffeit, Chandler Economic Development director, was the featured speaker. More...

County churches plan crusade

A host of Henderson County churches of many denominations have bonded together to sponsor a Christian crusade, called, “Go Tell Crusade with Rick Gage,” at 7 pm nightly April 23-26 in Bruce Field in Athens.  More...

Locals to learn about storms

March-August is called tornado season in Texas. Yet, winter is supposed to be from December – February, and spring is supposed to be from March – May. Most native Texans will laugh when asked how the weather is. More...