November 1, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Counseling center opens at Rock Hill

Life is not always easy, but for the troubling times there is a new option for help in eastern Henderson County.  Cross Walk: Rock Hill Counseling Center has opened its doors at 20022 State Highway 31 E. in Brownsboro.  More...

‘Love of nature’

Master Naturalist program offers educational, hands-on experience

A love of nature is bringing various members of the East Texas community together to learn more about the great outdoors while volunteering time to help cleanup some popular parks. More...

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News

Breast Cancer Awareness

The Chandler Post office showed their support for Breast Cancer Awareness Day on Friday, October 19, by wearing their pink out shirts and decorating their office. More...

Marching band competition

Saturday, October 27, the Brownsboro High School Band participated in the UIL Area C marching competition. The band’s first performance was at 11:15 in the morning. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Sonyia Sue Foster

Sonyia Sue Foster, age 66, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Thursday morning, October 25, 2018 at UT Health Center in Tyler, Texas.  More...

Sports

Rusk comes back to defeat Bears

What a night! What a crowd! More...

BHS Band honors

Brownsboro Military Band named the 2018 band beau and sweetheart before Friday’s game against Rusk. Ban beau is senior Caleb Goodson while sweetheart is senior Reagan Hallick. (Chad Wilson photo)   More...

CIS 9 weeks Legendary Leaders

Congratulations to our Chandler Intermediate Legendary Leaders of the 1st Nine Weeks. Teachers were asked to choose a student who exhibits leadership skills regularly. More...

Impact of tax increase being felt

Road repairs are underway in Brownsboro as the tax impact on those repairs is hitting mailboxes and citizens are left with an unpleasant situation.  During the October meeting of the Brownsboro City Council three members of the community spoke a More...

Feeding the Bears for a decade

For more than a decade the churches in Chandler and Brownsboro have come together on Fridays during the fall to serve breakfast to the athletes of Brownsboro High School.  What started in 2008 as a gathering at Bear Stadium with hundreds of donu More...

Sales tax numbers dip slightly

For the first time in five months the City of Chandler hit a red mark in the monthly sales tax allocation. More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

Come and see Jesus

In John 1:46 Nathaniel asked  Philip, “Can anything good come from Nazareth?” Philip answered, “Come and see.”  Many people still wonder.  Is the life of the young  Nazarene carpenter really worth consideri More...

Community News - Free Access

Community News

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

BEAR NATION NEWS

October Teachers & Staff of the Month

Our teachers and support staff of the week are Mrs. Bynum, Ms. Owens, Mrs. Chambers, Mrs. Hopson, Mrs. Hawkins, Mrs. Shaffer and Mrs. Foster! Congrats to these awesome teachers, we’re so fortunate they are a part of the staff at BJH! More...

Chandler Intermediate

Although we had a lot of fun with Red Ribbon Week, we had several other exciting things happen at CIS this week. For example, we had several students meet their goal so they were able to ring the bell in the cafeteria. More...

Chandler Elementary

We had fun celebrating Red Ribbon Week and kicked off our Fall Book Fair with a special visitor - Clifford the Big Red Dog! More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Ready to move the Depot

For more than a century, the old Chandler railroad depot building, located near the railroad tracks in downtown Chandler has seen plenty of action, some quite colorful. More...

Something Else

The Dixie Primer

The Dixie Primer, For the Little Folks” was a book written in 1863 which aimed at teaching children their ABCs and some basic words and phonics. More...

Writer's Corner

Thank you, my friends

Invisible dirt

We live in a “country house” – translation: our house always contains something that’s been tracked in or around. Chicken feathers. Mud. Sawdust from putting in new upstairs flooring. More...

Master Gardener

Red and white on a bluestem

Have you been looking for a grass to add interest and beauty to your garden? If you are wanting a grass that is both colorful and native, little bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium) is a wonderful grass to include in an ornamental garden. More...

Financial Focus

Consolidating accounts can lead to clear financial strategy

None of us can completely control all the things that happen to us. More...