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Council weighs options on potential road bond

Sawmill Road is developing quickly in Chandler and it is possible the development will continue faster than originally expected. More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

No secrets about this life

God has kept no secrets about this life. He has told us that we will experience trouble. Disease will afflict bodies. Divorce will break hearts. Death will make widows and devastation will destroy countries. More...

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Police monitoring for skimmers

Look for an increased police presence at the four gas stations in the city of Chandler as they attempt to protect the citizens from identity theft.  Chandler Police Chief Kalon Rollins is asking his officers to routinely check out the pumps acro More...

“Spring Into Good Health”

March 24 at UT Health North Tyler Clinic

(Tyler) – “Spring into Good Health,” an annual family event that includes health screenings and education, is scheduled for Saturday, March 24, from 10 a.m. More...

Bass Tournament winners

On Saturday, March 17 the East Texas High School Bass Fishing Tournament was held on Lake Palestine. Alexis Rumbo and her partner Michael McCallie, Sophomores at BHS, fished the tournament. They won 1st place with 21.28-lbs out of 118 teams. More...

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Chandler Police Report

Vehicle theft leads to arrest

On Friday, March 2, 2018 at 6pm the Chandler Police Department received a report of a vehicle theft from a residence on Neches St. More...

Henderson County District Attorney’s Report

March 12, 2018

District Attorney Mark Hall reports that the Henderson County Grand Jury for the January-July 2018 term returned the following indictments. In addition, 14 cases are indicted under seal.   More...

Henderson County Sheriff’s Report

Pair in Trinidad arrested (Athens) – Two people were arrested in Trinidad Thursday, March 8 and charged with possession of methamphetamines and three pipes commonly used to smoke the illegal drug, Sheriff Botie Hillhouse said. More...

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Sawmill Road Meeting Update

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Easter celebrations abound

The two busiest times of the year for most churches are Christmas and Easter.  As both holiday celebrate key moments in the life of Jesus Christ many area churches are planning special events ahead of Easter Sunday – April 1.  Two Cha More...

BISD weighs growth options

Brownsboro Independent School District is weighing several options as it faces growth on multiple campuses. District officials held an informational town hall meeting on March 7 in the Heritage Hall of Chandler First United Methodist Church. More...

Empowering students via a micro-school

Students learn at various rates and through a variety of abilities as some depart from public schools in search of a more one-on-one atmosphere. 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...

Obituaries - Free Access

Ruth Ann Dudley

A memorial service will be held for Ruth Ann Dudley at 6pm on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at West Lake Baptist Church with Rev. Lee Evans officiating.  Ruth Ann Beck Dudley was born July 10, 1947 in Chardon, Ohio. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Chandler was my Mayberry

I can relate to almost ever character in the 1960s “The Andy Griffith Show.” to one or more of the good-natured and kind persons I knew when I was growing up in our small East Texas town of Chandler. More...

Something Else

More of March as National Women’s History Month

I’m listing a few more very important ladies who should be recognized in this category; they are:   More...

Writer's Corner

Thank you, my friends

Just a reminder…

I was out jogging recently on the dead-end country road where we live, in the blazing stillness of an East Texas summer, when I passed through the shade of some tall pines. More...

Master Gardener

Watching the Monarchs

Scientists have counted the monarch’s population at their winter habitat in Mexico for over 20 years. A high population of 20.97 hectares was reached in 1996-1997, but was reduced to 0.67 hectares in 2013- 2014. More...

Financial Focus

Time for Financial “Spring Cleaning”

The days are longer and the temperatures are warmer – so it must be spring. For many of us, that means it’s time for some spring cleaning. But why stop with sprucing up your living space? More...