December 27, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Preparing for a drought

As the calendar inches closer to 2019 this past year will be one of the wettest Henderson County has had in decades, especially over the past four months.  Rain patterns change yearly and the Brownsboro City Council is being proactive by adoptin More...

Reward offered for info on murders

(Athens) – Henderson County Sheriff Botie Hillhouse today said Henderson County Crime Stoppers organization is offering up to $10,000 to anyone with information leading to the arrest or conviction in the case of a double murder last week south More...

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Stay Merry and Bright this Holiday Season:

Remember ­— Buzzed Driving Is Drunk Driving

(Athens) — As the calendar year winds down, the holiday festivities start up. More...

Rain slowing progressing on water well

The high levels of rain received the past four months are slowing the progress of Water Well 7-C in Chandler.  Allen Ross, engineer with Schaumburg and Polk, Inc. More...

Writer's Corner

Thank you, my Friends

I WAS the Dad…

Our son is going to college. His serious medical issues (loss of vision, cataplexy) delayed him for a semester, but, as I write this, he’s taking an entrance test at a nearby junior college. More...

Financial Focus

Financial Tips for Snowbirds … Present and Future

Winter is here again – which may make you wish you were somewhere else. You might be thinking how pleasant it would be to become a snowbird and move to a warmer climate for the season. More...

Chandler takes first step in road repairs

The final council meeting of the year set the stage for a busy 2019 in Chandler.  During their regularly scheduled meeting on Dec. 11 the Chandler City Council approved three agenda items related to the road bonds passed in November.  More...

New cameras for BPD

The Henderson County District Attorney’s Office is lending a helping hand to the Brownsboro Police Department by agreeing to purchase two in-car cameras for patrol.  Brownsboro City Council accepted the agreement while pledging to buy two More...

Volunteerism is the heart of Chandler

Over the past two weekends volunteers have given of their time to help bring excitement to Chandler through various activities. More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

A remarkable gift

A remarkable gift can arrive in an unremarkable package! One did in Bethlehem. We don’t often think of Paul in our Christmas reflections. Yet we should. 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...

Obituaries - Free Access

Nita Williams Green

Nita Williams Green, age 83, of Brownsboro, Texas, passed away on December 20, 2018 at her home in Brownsboro, Texas. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

‘Watch Night’ on New Year’s Eve

As the clock strikes midnight next Monday night, many Americans will celebrate the ending of 2018 and the beginning of 2019—a new year. More...

Something Else

This and That

Why do melons have such fancy weddings? Because they cantaloupe. What do you get if you cross a dog and an antenna? A golden retriever. A fly and a flea in a flue were imprisoned, so what could they do? More...

News of Record

Henderson County District Attorney’s Report

December 19, 2018

District Attorney Mark Hall reports that the Henderson County Grand Jury for the July 2018 term returned the following indictments. In addition, 17 cases are indicted under seal. More...