January 31, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

Elusive hotel negotiations continue

Chandler Economic Development Corporation vice president Jeff Wood opened discussion on a proposed hotel using the word “elusive” as the board met Jan. 22 at city hall. More...

Moffeit’s EDC contract reinstated

Retirement will have to wait another day for Jim Moffeit, as his contract with the Chandler Economic Development Corporation was reinstated effective Jan. 1. In early 2018 Moffeit announced he planned to retire during the year. More...

Special Sections

News

Time is running out!

Have you bought your tickets yet?  The Chandler Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet is on Feb. 7 at Rock Hill Baptist Church and tickets are going fast. Silent Auction begins at 6; Dinner at 7 — catering by Aspen Creek Grill. More...

City employees show support

City of Chandler employees joined with the school district in showing their support for the neighboring Athens community by wearing maroon on Monday. #maroonmonday   More...

Cards needed for kids in East Texas hospitals and seniors in assisted living

Love is in the air! More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Mama’s ironing

Each Monday was washday at our house in the 1940s. More...

Something Else

Current events and wild things

I’d like to tell you about a good friend of mine who passed away in Florida recently. More...

Weekly Update

State Representative House District 4

Committee Assignments Announced  On Wednesday, I was named to the Committee on Public Education and the Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence. More...

News of Record

Henderson County District Attorney’s Report

January 24, 2019

District Attorney Mark Hall reports that the Henderson County Grand Jury for the January 2019 term returned the following indictments. In addition, 17 cases are indicted under seal.   More...

Two file for Chandler council

Two candidates have filed for the Chandler City Council as two weeks remain before the Feb. 15 deadline.  Incumbents Kari Bersano and Marshall Crawford, Jr. have filed to keep their seats on the council. More...

New businesses preparing for Chandler

The talk of new businesses coming to Chandler was the main point of conversation Jan. 22 when the Chandler Economic Development Corporation met for a regular scheduled meeting. More...

A retirement community

Application underway for official Go Texan designation

For the last five years the city of Chandler has been considered an official retirement community in the state as part of the Go Texan Certified Retirement Community Program.  The program calls for a new application to be submitted every five ye More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

Fear of life’s final moments

Maybe you share this deep desire— a desire to face death unafraid; to die without fright or a fight; perhaps even with a smile.  Some say that’s impossible.  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...

School

BEAR NATION NEWS

January Staff Members of the Month

Operations: Billy Perry More...

Chandler Elementary

CES is excited to announce our 2018-19 Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Janet Kiker!  More...

Chandler Intermediate

A Honor Roll, A/B Honor Roll, Top AR and Legendary Leaders...these are some of the things that Chandler Intermediate students were recognized for at last Friday’s BEARS Assembly. 264 students receive the B.U.G (Bringing Up Grades) award. More...

Sports

Photos

Above Left: Cole Williams goes high to try and save the ball against Canton in the January 25 game. (Travis Tapley photo) More...

TVCC SPORTS BRIEFS

TVCC Update Jan. 25, 2019

Attached are the game-by-game basketball results. More...

SPORTS BRIEFS

Brownsboro Powerlifting  The Brownsboro Powerlifting team competed this past Saturday in Emory at Rains High School. Here are the results from that meet:  Girls   More...

Writer's Corner

Thank you, my Friends

No Nothing

*Warning* - Time for another rant. There’s a great evil out there that needs to be eradicated: yes, I’m talking about the Cleveland Browns. More...

Master Gardener

Prune, don’t shear these shrubs

Do you have shrubs that grow from several canes emerging from near the ground? More...

Financial Focus

What can investors learn from “Big Game” teams?

In February, TV stations the world over will broadcast the most-watched U.S. football game of the year. But sports fans aren’t the only ones viewing this “big game,” held in Atlanta this year. More...