August 23, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Road projects head to the voters

After months of discussion and public input the Chandler City Council officially called for a November election to seeking funding for a road bond.  Council approved four roads to go before the voters with an estimated cost of $1,560,000. More...

Repairs coming to Sleepy Hollow

Whose road is it anyway?  That is the question that many have asked for years when discussing maintenance on the roads inside of the Sleepy Hollow neighborhood in Brownsboro.  Residents inside the neighborhood have long sought repairs to th More...

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News

FUMC Chandler hosts teacher luncheon

Correction: On Monday, Aug. 13, First United Methodist Church in Chandler hosted a Teacher Appreciation Luncheon for Chandler school teachers. Over 120 teachers attended. More...

Apartment fire unites departments

The Chandler Police Dept. More...

Feed the teachers

On Saturday, August 4, Tamra Anderson-NP, and Dr. Jennifer Wilson, DO, from the Christus Trinity Mother Frances Clinic in Chandler volunteered at the Brownsboro Back-to-School Health Fair with their children, Claire Anderson and Seth Wilson. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Cruisin’ Broadway

The 1973 coming-of-age comedy American Graffiti, featured scenes from cruisin’. More...

Something Else

Volodymyr Ivonovich Palahnicek (Academy Award Winner)

This actor/singer was born in 1919 in Pennsylvania. He was of Akrainian descent and later his name was changed to Jack Palance because not many people could pronounce his last name. More...

News of Record

Henderson Co. Sheriff’s Report

Five arrested in drug raid

(Athens) – In overnight drug raids Wednesday, August 15, five people were arrested by Henderson County Sheriff Narcotics Investigators, Henderson County Constable Precinct 5 Brad Miers, and deputies.  Two men were charged with possession o More...

Reception held for CSA state champions

The success of teams within the Chandler Sports Association was highlighted Aug. More...

Budget, tax rate proposed

After conducting four budget workshops the Chandler City Council gave city staff the green light to post the 2018-19 fiscal year budget on the city’s webpage ahead of the public hearings for the proposed tax rate.  Council directed city st More...

BISD receives a ‘B’ in newest accountability ratings

Brownsboro Independent School District received a ‘B’ in the Texas Education Agency’s new A-F ranking system. More...

Daily DEVOTIONS from MAX LUCADO

An adventurously expectant life

As a child of God, “this resurrection life you received from God is not a timid, grave-tending life. 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...

Obituaries - Free Access

Omer Ray Palmer

Services for Omer Ray Palmer, 91, of Chandler, were scheduled for Friday, August 17, 2018 at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home with Bro. Wes Bynum officiating. Burial will be in Edom Cemetery under direction of Chandler Memorial Funeral Home.  More...

Sports

Bears scrimmage the Bears

The Brownsboro Bears began the 2018 football schedule scrimmaging the Gladewater Bears. The heat and humidity were telling for both teams, but highly spirited. More...

TVCC scrimmages Texas A&T

Right: In the first scrimmage of the season, new Head Coach Sherard Poteete directs players during Trinity Valley’s scrimmage against Texas A&T last weekend. (Travis Tapley photos)   More...

CSA honors winners

Congratulations to all the coaches and players! Photos by Chad Wilson More...

Writer's Corner

Thank you, my friends

It’s all Georgia’s fault!

I worked in Trinidad and Tobago (TT) a few months ago – the two-island country off the coast of Venezuela. More...

Master Gardener

Master Gardener class starts soon

Applications are now being accepted for the next Henderson County Master Gardener class. The class starts Friday, September 7 at Trinity Valley Community College (TVCC), with registration ending this week. More...

Financial Focus

Financial tips for Alzheimer’s caregivers

If you are, or will be, a caregiver for elderly parents or another close family member living with Alzheimer’s disease, you may experience some emotional stress – but you also need to be aware of the financial issues involved and what act More...