December 20, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Chandler Memorial under new ownership

Chandler Memorial Funeral Home opened in 1998 as a family operated funeral home led by William Golden. More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

The Heart of the Human Problem

The sinful nature is the stubborn, self-centered attitude that says, “My way or the highway.” The sinful nature is all about self: pleasing self, promoting self, preserving self. I have a sin nature! So do you. More...

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News

Brookshires to donate hams

(Tyler) – Hormel Foods Corporation and Brookshire Grocery Co. partnered to donate over $150,000 worth of Hormel® Cure 81® hams to food banks throughout BGC’s market areas to help feed people in need this holiday season. More...

TVCC Teaching icon celebrates half-century in classroom

Dr. Vernon Price.  It’s very possible the name might be one of the most recognizable to students at Henderson County Junior College/Trinity Valley Community College student over the past 50 years.  More...

TVCC Graduation and Honors

(Athens) - Trinity Valley Community College held the fall graduation ceremony at Cardinal Gym on the Athens campus on Thursday, December 13 at 6:30 p.m., conferring Associate degrees or Certificates of Completion to 274 graduates.  More...

Sports

Bears play Corsicana

Varsity takes Corsicana 49-45  Junior Varsity loses to Corsicana 32-43   More...

Annual Region 21 All Region Band Auditions

Saturday, December 8, members of the band traveled to Henderson High School for the annual Region 21 All Region Band auditions. The All Region Clinic and Concert is Saturday, January 19 at Chapel Hill High School. The concert begins at 6pm.  More...

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Henderson Co. Sheriff’s Report

Late night arrest nets four   (Athens) – An Athens drug raid after 3am Thursday, Nov. 29 by Henderson County Sheriff’s Narcotics Investigators landed four people in jail for possession of methamphetamines.  More...

Main Street gains council approval

The Brownsboro City Council is serious about improving the roads throughout Henderson County’s oldest city and they are securing funds by whatever means necessary. More...

Pocket park under consideration

Keep Chandler Beautiful is aiming to create a pocket park in the city and has the support of the parks board.  More...

Ending on a high note

The year-end numbers for the City of Chandler are up while Brownsboro is one of four Henderson County cities to end the year on a low note in sales tax allocation.  More...

Shooting not random

(Athens) – Sheriff Botie Hillhouse said last Wednesday that evidence indicates the homicide south of Chandler Dec. 10 was not a random shooting, and he reported the father has died.  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...

School

BEAR NATION NEWS

December Teachers & Staff of the Month

Operations: Roger Millender More...

Brownsboro Intermediate

BIS students have been showing off what they have learned over the past nine weeks with CBA testing, and wrapping their classes for the semester. In addition we were pleased to have celebrated our 6th grade parents with a parent breakfast.  More...

Brownsboro Elementary

If you need a little Holiday Spirit, come visit BES. We are celebrating the holidays while continuing to work and learn a lot! Our hallways are full of holiday cheer which makes taking our CBAs a little easier. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

My daughter’s Moon Wagon

There’s always something you’ve never seen or heard of…a round wagon, called the Moon Wagon! More...

Something Else

The 12 Days of Christmas

“Twelve Days of Christmas” was published in 1780 by Frederick Austin; in 1909 it was revised. Twelve days is the period in Christian theology that marks the span between the birth of Christ and the coming of the Maji.  More...

Writer's Corner

Thank you, my Friends

Captain Kirk

My little brother is the most positive guy I know. More...

Master Gardener

Master Gardeners celebrate 2018

Henderson County Master Gardener Association (HCMGA) held their annual Awards Dinner on Thursday, December 13. A presentation on the history and taxonomy of various types of Christmas trees was presented by Master Gardener Sherry Sorrell.  More...

Financial Focus

Consider Some New Year’s Financial Resolutions

As the year winds down, you may want to look ahead to see which areas of your life you can improve in 2019. More...