July 6, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

We’ve got a new home!

As of July 1, 2017, The Chandler Brownsboro Statesman will have a new home. We’re moving the office a short distance to 300 2nd Street in Chandler. Hopefully, this will make access easier for everyone and it will give us so much more space! More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

Give God Your Whole Heart

God gives us more by going deeper than we ask. He not only wants your whole heart— He wants your heart whole. Why? Hurt people hurt people. Think about it. Why do you fly off the handle? Why do you avoid conflict? More...

Special Sections

News

Summer fun for all

The 6th Annual Adaptive Aquatics Water Skiing and Tubing event on Lake Palestine in Bullard was hosted by Debbie Bryant and Mike Schovanec of Bullard on June 24. This event is for disabled or handicap children and adults. More...

ETMC Tyler stroke program recognized

ETMC Tyler has received the Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus achievement award from the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association for its continued success in using national stroke treatment guidelines when treating patients More...

Area News Briefs

The Pegasus Project Wins $10,000 ASPCA Grant More...

Writer's Corner

Master Gardener

Meet the Masters: Loretta Humble

Ask Loretta Humble what she grows in her garden, and you will be amazed. More...

Financial Focus

What can investors learn from the All Stars?

Next week, the 2017 Major League Baseball All-Star Game will be held in Marlins Park in Miami. If you’re a baseball fan, you may tune in to admire the skills and grace of the players. More...

The Lions Den

“No man left behind”

The Lions motto is “We  Serve.” The U.S. Military motto is “No Man Left Behind.”  More...

Family Life Center ready to serve

The First United Methodist Church in Chandler will be hosting an open house on July 16 for the church’s newly remodeled Family Life Center. More...

Chandler Museum to host artist show

The Chandler Museum will be displaying and selling the works of Mary Hortman from July 14-July 22. Hortman will be at the museum on July 14 from 6-9 for the opening night and for the Tea with the Artist on July 15. More...

Community News - Free Access

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

Nichols meets with local superintendents

AUSTIN - Last week, Sen. Robert Nichols (R-Jacksonville) met with school superintendents from around Senate District 3 to discuss items which will be addressed during the Special Legislative Session, beginning on July 18, 2017. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Pully bone Sundays

When I was growing up my family always set aside Sundays as a special day to honor God by going to church and for family fellowship. We attended Sunday school and the worship service at the First Baptist Church in Chandler every Sunday. More...

Something Else

There was a time once

This is a copy of a poem spoken at a memorial service for a good Christian lady. Among her survivors were her six adult children.  “There was a time once, I think there was. Anyway, if there wasn’t there should have been.  More...

My five cents…

Sen. Robert Nichols, Senate District 3

This upcoming month we will celebrate two important holidays. The first being the Fourth of July to commemorate the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. The second is National Pecan Pie Day on July 12. More...