May 20, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

BH honors fallen student, recognizes 57 graduates

Friends and family gathered into a capacity-filled Brook Hill Lower School Kimery Gymnatorium Saturday, May 16, as The Brook Hill School awarded diplomas to a total of 57 graduating seniors at the school’s 2015 Commencement Exercises Ceremony. More...

Smith County trustee captured hours after escape attempt

A Smith County trustee was captured Friday in a neighboring county after he escaped authorities a few hours earlier. Trustee Shawn Lynn Grossman, 42, left the Smith County Animal Shelter, located at 12828 FM 3311 in Tyler, approximately 10:30 a.m. More...

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Hutson, Dempsey top BHS Class of 2015; 15 students named to Top 10 percent

Bullard Independent School District recently announced the students who will represent Bullard High School as the Class of 2015 Valedictorian, Salutatorian, and top 10 percent of the class. More...

BULLARD AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE MIXER

The Bullard Area Chamber of Commerce held its first mixer event of the year Thursday, May 14, at Eagles Bluff Country Club in Bullard. More...

East Texas Communities Foundation awards scholarships to Bullard, Brook Hill seniors

Several local high school seniors were awarded scholarships through the East Texas Communities Foundation at a reception Thursday, May 7, held at Marvin United Methodist Church, located at 300 W. Erwin in Tyler. More...

Opinion

Rules of engagement: Capturing you audience's attention

CHECKLIST CHARLIE

Whether you are giving a speech or writing an advertisement for your small business, there are some basic principles that can help you capture the imagination and attention of your audience. More...

Bullard city officials to take oaths of office Wednesday

Three members of the Bullard City Council will take the Oath of Office once again, as Bullard Mayor Pam Frederick, Mayor Pro Tem Jay Abercrombie, and Councilman Brent Ratekin will be sworn in at a special called meeting 5:30 p.m. More...

Ministerial Alliance hosts Baccalaureate for BHS grads

Parents, family, and friends of Bullard High School Class of 2015 graduation candidates gathered together to worship and to hear an encouraging message at the annual Bullard High School Baccalaureate Service Sunday, May 17, at the First United Method More...

Inmate found dead in Smith Co. holding cell

An inmate being held inside the Smith County Jail was found dead inside his cell Saturday, May 16. Jasen Mosley, 24, of White Oak, was in the process of being booked into the Smith County Central Jail Facility. More...

Sports

AREA CHAMPIONS!

Panthers ground Canton Eagles in two games to advance to Regional Quarterfinals

After a delay because of a spring storm, the Bullard Panther varsity baseball team returned to the field Friday, May 15 for a doubleheader matchup against the Canton Eagles in the Area round of the UIL 4-A baseball playoffs. More...

Brook Hill announces teams for sixth annual Football Classic in August

The head coaches and teams that will make up the sixth annual Brook Hill Classic were introduced at a press and media luncheon Friday, May 8, inside the Founders Suite of the Kyle Lake Athletic Center, located on the Upper School campus. More...

Team Juniors dethrone Team Seniors in BHS Powderpuff Football Classic

The turf at Bullard High School Panther Stadium proved to be a battleground last Friday, as the junior and senior class girls battled it out in the school’s annual Powderpuff Football Classic. More...