January 10, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

Filing for council seats begins soon

Filing for a position on city council in Brownsboro and Chandler begins Wednesday, Jan 16. In May, Chandler Mayor Libby Fulgham, council member Marshall Crawford, Jr., and council member Kari Bersano’s terms will expire. More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

Fear of disappointing God

“A person can request forgiveness only so many times,” contends our common sense. If the devil can convince us that God’s grace has limited funds, we’ll draw the logical conclusion. More...

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News

It’s cookie time!

(Dallas) - 2019 Girl Scout Cookie Season Kicks off in Northeast Texas, Celebrating the Country’s Largest Financial Investment in Girls Annually The iconic girl-led entrepreneurship program develops the next generation of female business leaders More...

Sports

SPORTS BRIEFS

JV Score - Carthage 48 Brownsboro 27 Freshman Score - Carthage 39 Brownsboro 24   More...

TVCC BASKETBALL

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TVCC SPORTS BRIEFS

January 7, 2019 Updates Game-by-game basketball results.MBB season record: 13-2; conference record 2-1WBB season record: 13-0; conference record 3-0 More...

Writer's Corner

Thank you, my Friends

Manly, yes, but I like it too!

Several years ago I was in charge of Training for a construction tool sales group, which regularly held a “Tool School,” in which salespeople learned to sell power tools more effectively, and got hands-on experience with lots of equipment More...

Master Gardener

History of food presentation offered

Master Gardener Robert Erickson will give a presentation on the history of food on Tuesday, January 15, 5:30 p.m., Clint W. Murchison Memorial Library, 121 S. Prairieville St., Athens.  More...

Financial Focus

Roth vs. Traditional 401(k): Which is right for you?

For many years, employees of companies that offered 401(k) plans only faced a couple of key decisions – how much to contribute and how to allocate their dollars among the various investment options in their plan. More...

A passion for smiles

Children’s Miracle Network honoring Kornpop

Hospitals can be a place where smiles are hard to come by, especially for families fighting for their improved health of their children. More...

Chandler holding off on water bond

The City of Chandler is holding off on accepting a loan from the Texas Water Development Board that would have add $8 to the sewer bill of every property owner in the city. More...

Repairs coming to Brownsboro sewer plant

It’s not used often, but City of Brownsboro utility workers have used a boat to cross the murky waters at the city sewer plant to operate valves. The Texas Commission of Environmental Quality is not a big fan of this operation.  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

Henrietta Starks

In loving memory  More...

Bertha Gelene McGraw Bartmess

Bertha Gelene McGraw Bartmess was born September 7, 1945 in the Dallas area. She had been a resident of Brownsboro for 20 years, formerly living in Dallas. She was a beautician for many years.  More...

Sue Haley Starnes

Services for Sue Starnes, age 76, were scheduled for 11am Monday, January 7, 2019 at the Chandler First United Methodist Church.  Sue died on January 2, 2019 in Longview. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Radio memorabilia

Many of the characters we youngsters knew on radio in the 1940s were very vivid in our minds and we highly sought after the radio premiums they offered. More...

Something Else

From the past

I’d like to tell you about my dad, my hero. He was a man of many talents; I thought he could do just about anything. More...

News of Record

Henderson Co. Sheriff’s Report

Sheriff Botie Hillhouse

Female Meth dealer arrested (Athens) – Two women – one charged with dealing methamphetamines – were arrested by Sheriff Botie Hillhouse’s Narcotics Investigators during a New Year’s Day raid at a Payne Springs residence More...

Henderson County Attorney’s Report

December 2018

The County Attorney, Clint Davis, wishes to report the following activity in the disposition of cases filed through his office during the month of December 2018 in the County Court at Law, County Court at Law No. 2, and County Court.   More...