January 3, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

Award-winning year setting up a stronger 2019

Keep Chandler Beautiful earned statewide recognition in 2018 for continual efforts in beautifying the city.  Instead of resting on their success the board is striving for more in 2019.  “Our 2019 goal is to establish the pocket park a More...

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Chandler Yesteryear

A boy’s life way back when

My memory of growing up as a youngster in Chandler, in the country in the 1940s, is enjoying the aroma of fresh air, seeing the beautiful wildflowers along the side of the sandy dirt roads, plucking the wild plums and blackberries that were just righ More...

Something Else

This and That

Bette has taken the week off to celebrate the New Year. Look for her to be back in the next issue of The Statesman.   More...

My five cents…

Sen. Robert Nichols, Senate District 3

Happy New Year! I hope your holidays were filled with family and good food, as I know mine were.  Here are five things happening around your state this month: 86th Legislative Session  More...

Letters

Letter to the Editor

I wish to sincerely “Thank” two women, strangers to me, but “Special Friends” in my heart. I met these two ladies Saturday morning, Dec. 22. One’s name is Skip, the other lady I do not know. More...

2018 Year-end reviews

A flurry of changes in 2018 County-wide By Chad Wilson, Correspondent Looking back across the front pages of the Chandler & Brownsboro Statesman through 2018 one can see where several news stories made countywide impact. More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

Change the way you sing

2 Corinthians 3:18 says, “We all with unveiled face, beholding the glory of the Lord, are being changed into his likeness. . .” As we behold him, we become like him. 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...

Writer's Corner

Thank you, my Friends

…In all the wrong places

My first foray into “computer dating” came after my 50th birthday. When I first got married, in 1992, personal computers were certainly around (though not common), but the Internet was just a few computer nerds exchanging messages. More...

Master Gardener

Bugpocalypse

There is something going on in the world of bugs. Actually, there is something going wrong in the world of bugs. Which means, something is going wrong in the world. More...

Financial Focus

Put this year’s investment performance in perspective

How can you assess your investment portfolio’s performance in 2018? The year was full of wild swings in the financial markets, so your own results may well have bounced around quite a bit, too.  More...