September 28, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

‘The Farm’ is coming

Due to the increasing demand for a variety of housing types in Chandler, BBF Development and Urban Development Concepts is preparing to bring “The Farm” to Chandler in the not-so-distant future. More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

God has a plan

In the famous lace shops of  Brussels, Belgium, certain rooms are dedicated to the spinning of the finest lace with the most delicate of patterns. These rooms are completely dark except for a shaft of natural light from a solitary window. More...

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News

Ready to impact eastern Henderson County

Patriots of Texas hosting a salute to veterans poker run this weekend

A motorcycle riding club is preparing to make a big difference on the eastern half of Henderson County.  Members of the Patriots of Texas riding club recently spoke at the Brownsboro Area Chamber of Commerce’s monthly meeting.  More...

Men invited to free health seminar at ETMC

Urology Tyler, PA will host a free educational seminar on Tuesday, Oct. More...

ETMC hosts community PTSD forum on innovative exercise

On Wednesday, Oct. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Grannie Powell’s wisdom

My Grannie once told me when she was growing up (around the turn of the century) that people worked by the sweat of their brow. More...

Something Else

Some Texas history

This story about the history of Crawford, Texas, began long years ago in Europe — Germany, to be more exact. It started with the birth of Heinrich Wilhelm Engelbrecht in the town of Westphalia. More...

News of Record

Henderson County Sheriff’s Report

Berryville drug arrest   (Athens) – Henderson County Sheriff Botie Hillhouse said a traffic infraction near Berryville after midnight Wednesday, Sept. 20 ended with a woman behind bars for possession of methamphetamine. More...

Pioneers Day moves to Nov. 4

Normally held the second Saturday in November, the Brownsboro Pioneers Day Festival has moved to Nov. 4 this year.  The reason behind the move was to not conflict with Veteran’s Day which falls on the second Saturday of November.  More...

ETMC changes benefit Chandler

Medical centers across the country are changing for various reasons and Chandler is likely to benefit from the most recent change.  Earlier this month East Texas Medical Center Regional Health Care System announced the selection of Ardent Health More...

Preventing house fires one stop at a time

The City of Chandler issued a CodeRED alert to citizens on Sept. 19 warning them of a potential fire hazard. More...

Fall Fest

Fall Fest features autumn decorations on the walking trails and picnic areas of McCain Park. Refreshments will be served during museum hours. The park will be decorated from October 1 through Veterans Day, November 11.   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...

Sports

Yellow Jackets run into a Bear claw

The final non-district game ended just right. The victory over the Mineola Yellow Jackets 32-27, was a sweet way of going into our bye week. Coach Greg Pearson said, “It was a struggle, but 3-1 looks pretty good. More...

Former Bears starring at college

Two former Bears have made the most of their opportunity to continue following their sports dream at the next level. Tamrick Pace and Joey Boyd have made our community proud this fall by leading their football and golf teams respectively. More...

Cross Country

Brennan McGinnis during the Van Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 23. (Daniel Escamilla/BHS Student photo)   More...

Writer's Corner

Master Gardener

Two mums to choose from

There seems to be two different views on the full-flowering, colorful chrysanthemums that are popularly sold this time of year. Some gardeners feel that the abundance of blooms and bright colors make these plants look artificial. “Fake! More...

The Lions Den

Lions and drug awareness

Lions are helping in the fight to save the young and old from drug abuse. Many Lions have lost children and family from the deadly FENTANYL outbreak. More...