June 8, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

BHS Opens Gym this summer

The Texas Reading Club Storytime for kids will be ongoing from June through July. The storytime theme this year is “Build a Better World.” Reading time begins at 10am at the Chandler Community Center. Participation is free of charge. More...

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Rock Hill’s 7th Annual Shooting for Africa Tournament

It’s time once again for the Rock Hill Annual Sporting Clay Tournament. More...

New entertainment venue

Saturday nights in Chandler won’t ever be the same with the beginnings of ‘Second Saturdays at the Station.’ Ole’ Main Street Station, located on West Main Street, directly behind Whataburger on FM 315 in Chandler, has some bi More...

TVCC Graduates 495

Trinity Valley Community College conferred degrees on a spring semester record 495 students during commencement ceremonies held Thursday and Friday, May 11-12 at Cardinal Gym. More...

Writer's Corner

Master Gardener

HCMGA hosts Steven Chamblee

Henderson County Master Gardener Association (HCMGA) is proud to announce the first presentation in their annual Summer Series. More...

Financial Focus

Life Insurance Needs Will Change Over Time… So Be Prepared

If you’re going to achieve all your goals, such as sending your kids to college, retiring in comfort and leaving a legacy, you will need to save and invest throughout your lifetime. More...

BVFD new home going up

Construction on the new home for the Brownsboro Volunteer Fire Dept. has started making progress in the last few weeks. Workers were seen working on the roof this week and changes are taking place daily. (Amanda Wilcox/Statesman photo)   More...

Tell it good-bye

Wranger Coffee keeps an eye on the pitcher and he waits on the ball. Wrangler plays for the Cardinals 10U in Chandler. He is the son of Justin Coffey and Heather LaFond and the grandson of Jimmy and Denise Coffey.   More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

God redeems for good

Have you wept your final tear or received your last round of chemotherapy? Not necessarily. Will your unhappy marriage become happy in a heartbeat? Not likely.  Does God guarantee the absence of struggle and the abundance of strength? More...

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Community News

AREA HAPPENINGS

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...

School

Brownsboro Elementary end of year awards

Mrs. DeAnn Carter   More...

Murchison ISD end of year awards

The end of the year wards for the school year 2016-2017 were presented at a ceremony on Thursday, May 25 at Murchison ISD.   More...

TVCC Awards $108k in Scholarships

The Trinity Valley Community College Foundation awarded 120 scholarships totaling more than $108,000 to high school graduates this spring. Recipients, listed by high school, are:  More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

King of the mountain

The Piney Woods of East Texas was the source for timber that caused several sawmills to flourish in the Chandler area from the late 1800s on. These included the Cade Sawmill at Big Eddy, Tom Terrell’s Sawmill on Hwy. More...

Something Else

No fear

As I was growing up, I heard about several of my school friends who had their tonsils removed; it seemed to be a good thing. More...

My five cents…

Sen. Robert Nichols, Senate District 3

The 85th Legislative Session has come to an end. I believe it was a successful 140 days, and we accomplished a lot for the people of Texas. More...