February 7, 2019 RSS feed / Front Page

Game nights coming to Brownsboro

It was a special night in Brownsboro on Oct. More...

Daily DEVOTIONS From MAX LUCADO

Fear of the Lord

Boxes bring wonderful order to our world. But when it comes to defining Christ, no box works. People prefer a god they can manage, control, and predict.  Matthew 17:6 says Peter,  More...

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News

Gilbert found guilty, sentenced to Life

(Athens) - A Henderson County jury assessed a life sentence for Raymond Gilbert, 58, on Friday, January 25, 2019. More...

My five cents…

Sen. Robert Nichols, Senate District 3

The fourth week of session has been a busy one as Senate Finance continues to meet every day to hear from every agency in the State. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Linda Louise Featherston

Linda Louise Featherston, 69, Chandler passed away on January 28, 2019 in Chandler. She was born December 19, 1949 in Greenville, MS to the late Thomas Marvin Craft and Lura Mae Rogers Craft. More...

Viewpoint

Chandler Yesteryear

Radio was our entertainment

We’re ready to take you down to memory lane featuring old radio shows.  More...

Something Else

Moishe Plotnik’s Chinese Laundry

Walking through San Francisco’s Chinatown, a tourist from the Midwest was enjoying the artistry of all the Chinese restaurants, shops, signs and banners when he turned a corner and saw a building with the sign “Moishe Plotnik’s Chin More...

Weekly Update

State Representative House District 4

Border Trip   More...

News of Record

Henderson Co. Sheriff’s Report

Meth dealer arrested   (Athens) – A mid-day Jan. 9 drug raid by the narcotics team ended with a Kemp woman behind bars for dealing a substantial amount of methamphetamines.  More...

Hotel survey paints positive picture

As city leaders look to bring a hotel to Chandler, Core Distinction Group, LLC has released a 50-page survey highlighting the area’s need for an upper midscale hotel. More...

Chandler mayor seeks re-election

Chandler mayor Libby Fulgham is seeking re-election after filing for the position last week. Also filing for a council position was Angie Saxon. Incumbents Kari Bersano and Marshall Crawford, Jr. filed early on to keep their seats on the council. More...

KCB sets the stage for a busy 2019

Volunteers are the heartbeat of Chandler and many of them are wrapped up in several organizations seeking to make the community a better place.  One such example is with the Chandler Historical Society and Keep Chandler Beautiful.  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

Career & Technology Education

The CTE Department at BHS offers three subject area courses from the health science career cluster that may count as core science credits on students’ transcripts.  More...

Brownsboro Jr. High

BJH 7th graders are learning about Persuasive text using the text of a speech given to the United Nations by Malala Yousafzai.  After analyzing her speech through reading the content, students then logged into Google classroom to complete an ana More...

Brownsboro Intermediate

Brownsboro Intermediate competed in the East Texas Academic Rodeo on Jan 23rd.  They had to design a Mars Rover out of Legos, complete objectives such as Hill Climb, Rock Collection, Blind Driving and Obstacle Course.  The teams also had to More...

Sports

Undefeated Bearettes

7th Grade Bearettes finished their UNDEFEATED season with a 36-15 win over Van. With hard work and dedication, these young ladies managed to maintain leads of up to 47 points a game. (BISD photo)   More...

TVCC SPORTS BRIEFS

TVCC Update Jan. More...

TVCC cheer produces US National team members

The legacy of the cheer program at Trinity Valley Community College, which includes 11 national championships, has grown.  Seven individuals with ties to the program have been selected as members of the US National Team, which will represent the More...

Writer's Corner

Thank you, my Friends

Unsafe at any speed

Driving two of “my munchkins” from the church to the local donut shop would have been much simpler if it had happened 50 years ago. More...

Master Gardener

Magical Microclimates

Does your garden have microclimates? Microclimates are small pockets of areas which have different weather conditions than the general area. More...

Financial Focus

Market outlook for 2019: Uncertainty is certain

To say the financial markets were a bit bumpy in 2018 may be an understatement. The S&P 500 was down 6.2 percent for the year, the first time this key index fell since 2008, during the financial crisis. So what can you anticipate in 2019? More...