February 1, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Capacity crowd expected

With one week to go, the annual Chandler Chamber of Commerce banquet and awards ceremony is already sold out.  “We have had a ton of people already interested in this year’s event,” chamber executive director Rick Ford said. More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

Trust like Jesus did

How did Jesus endure the terror of the crucifixion? He went first to the Father with  His fears. He modeled the words of Psalm 56:3, “When I am afraid, I put my trust in you.” Do the same with your fears. More...

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News

Jackson celebrates 100th birthday

On January 20, Alyne Pollard Adams Jackson joined the growing population of centenarians and celebrated her 100th Birthday.  More...

10th Annual SRI Rodeo February 9-10

Trinity Valley Community College will host the 10th annual Southern Region Intercollegiate Rodeo February 9-10 at the Henderson County Fair Park Complex. More...

Mobile Digital Mammography

The Mobile Digital Mammography Unit will be located at a CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic location on the dates indicated below. Please call 903-606-5433 or 800-464-8807 or visit rossbreastcenter.org to request an appointment. More...

Sports

Photos

1. Brownsboro’s Jared Gailey reaches for the lose ball against Rains Friday, Jan. 26. More...

Recreational goals for 2018

The Chandler Sports Association is set up for its biggest year yet as the organization enters 2018 with a clear direction for the future.  Since the organization began in 2016 it has grown each year. More...

Basketball stats

Brownsboro vs Van Boys 1/23/18
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Writer's Corner

Thank you, my friends

Everybody has one!

“Armageddon is the worst movie ever!” This pronouncement was made by one of my in-laws, an avid movie buff. More...

Master Gardener

A Winter blooming shrub

Are you tired of winter? Ready for spring? Need to see some blooms to perk up your gardening soul? Winter honeysuckle (Lonicera fragrantissima) is just the shrub for you. More...

My five cents…

Don’t forget the last day to register to vote for the March primary is Monday, February 5th. More...

Spreading the word

Brownsboro holds first town hall on proposed bond election

A capacity crowd filled the Brownsboro City Hall last Thursday as a town hall was held for a proposed bond that will fix a majority of the city’s streets.  After the hour-long presentation, most of the citizens in attendance seemed pleased More...

New year, new direction for PD

It is not easy replacing someone who has been with a department for more than 30 years.  Chandler Police Chief Kalon Rollins has jumped right in and made himself at home in the city doing his best to make sure citizens feel protected in the wake More...

Chandler to repair wastewater plant

It is one of those items that doesn’t register high on someone’s radar until it is broke. Well, it is almost time to wonder where all that wastewater goes once a toilet is flush in Chandler. 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

Brownsboro ISD opens nominations for Wall of Honor

Brownsboro Independent School District announces its inaugural Wall of Honor, an ongoing initiative that aims to recognize former students, staff, and community members who have positively and significantly impacted the district and society.  Th More...

BHS Students Make All-State

On January 13, Seniors at Brownsboro High School, Hannah Hatton and Jace Thomas achieved All state choir and All-state band, respectively.  “I was ecstatic when I heard my name called,” said Hatton. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Nancy Lee Blevins

Services for Nancy Lee Blevins, 81, of Chandler, were scheduled for Monday, January 29, 2018 at 10am at First Assembly of God in Chandler with Rev. Mark Fulks and Rev. Charles Williams officiating. More...

Carolyn Faye Hanson

Carolyn Faye Hanson of Athens, passed away on January 27, 2018 in Athens. More...

Jean Francis Norman

“Ducky” would like to let you know, that her work here is done. She received a call, sort of an offer she could not refuse, for an appointment from which she will not be returning. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Hot Pepper, Jacks and One-sies

I wish I had a nickel for every time I saw a group of girls jumping the rope in the 1940s. More...

Something Else

It’s about time

I enjoy the Family Circus cartoon. More...

News of Record

Henderson County Sheriff’s Report

Assault suspect arrested   (Athens) – Henderson County Sheriff Botie Hillhouse on Thursday, Jan. 25 said a 29-year old man who assaulted a couple south of Chandler was arrested this morning in Montgomery County.  More...