August 26, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

East Texan killed in local motorcycle crash

An East Texas motorcyclist was killed as a result of a late night crash with a teenage driver Friday, Aug. 14, in Flint. More...

Campbell Custom Homes wins record-breaking fifth Locals Love Us award

Campbell Custom Homes, one of the premier businesses in the city of Bullard, was recently awarded the Locals Love Us award in the category of Home Building and Remodeling for a record-setting fifth consecutive year. More...

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News

BISD honors long-serving employees at annual Convocation

The administration of Bullard Independent School District welcomed back teachers and staff members from all five campuses at the annual Bullard ISD Convocation, held Wednesday, Aug. 19, at Bullard High School. More...

BBN moves deadlines up for upcoming Labor Day holiday

Due to the Labor Day holiday on Monday, Sept. 7, the Bullard Banner News will be moving its advertisement and editorial deadlines for the Wednesday, Sept. 9 issue. Advertisement deadline for the Wednesday, Sept. 9 issue will be 12 p.m. More...

Bullard Community Library announces Golf Tourney, Game Day fundraisers

The Bullard Community Library recently announced two upcoming fundraisers, asking for patrons to help support the institution by playing golf and tabletop games. More...

Opinion

PATH to success

CHECKLIST CHARLIE

I recently met with Greg Grub, Executive Director of PATH, for some excellent advice on one of my current projects. More...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

To the citizens in the Bullard – Flint – Teaselville area: We, members of the Tyler Bicycle Club, would like to thank all the kind and friendly motorists who patiently share the road with us as we cycle through your community. More...

BACK TO SCHOOL!

BISD welcomes 2,517 students

Bullard Independent School District welcomed students back to class for the start of the 2015- 2016 school year Monday, Aug. 24. More...

Smith County drops burn ban; Cherokee County's still in place

With the large amount of rainfall blanketing Smith County last week, county officials elected to cancel the county’s burn ban by a signed order issued by Judge Joel Baker. More...

American Freedom Museum to receive special Purple Heart recognition Saturday

A sense of patriotism and pride will be in the air at the American Freedom Museum, located on the Brook Hill Upper School campus, as the museum is scheduled to be recognized as a Purple Heart Museum, the first in the state of Texas and one of few mus More...

Sports

First BHS Coach's Luncheon of new season Thursday

The inaugural Bullard High School Coach’s Luncheon for the 2015 football season will be held 12 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 27, inside the fellowship hall of First Baptist Church of Bullard. More...

Nelson finishes seventh at TAAF State Track Meet

Throughout the summer months, many high school students enjoyed sleeping in, hanging out with friends, and going on vacations with their families. More...

Panthers take care of Indians, 14-0; open season at Groesbeck Friday

The Bullard Panther varsity football team wrapped up the team’s annual scrimmage play with a scrimmage against their Hwy. 69 rivals, the Jacksonville Indians, Thursday, Aug. 20, at Panther Stadium. More...