May 18, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Brook Hill graduation Saturday

The Brook Hill School will participate in Commencement Exercises honoring the school’s graduating Class of 2016 7 p.m. Saturday, May 21, inside the Upper School’s quad area. More...

Special Sections

News

TxDOT launches 'Share the Road: Look Twice for Motorcycles' campaign

On average, a motorcyclist dies in a crash on Texas roads every day. More...

State announces new Energy Star Sales Tax Holiday May 28-30

Texas families can save on the purchase of certain water-efficient and water-conserving products and energy-efficient appliances during the state’s new Water-Efficient Products and annual Energy Star sales tax holidays Saturday, May 28 - Monday More...

BHS Theater to host dinner theater event Saturday

The senior students of the Bullard High School theater department will have their final chance to shine on stage, as the department will host the “A Night on Broadway” dinner theater event Saturday, May 21, at Bullard High School. More...

Opinion

Family Fellowship Strategy #5: Reaping what you sow

CHECKLIST CHARLIE

I once confessed to a friend in the newspaper business that I thought I might be visionary. More...

Bluebonnet Publishing endorses Hughes in Senate Run-off Election

The choice between Bryan Hughes and David Simpson in their bid to replace State Senator Kevin Eltife boils down to this: Which will command the most respect from legislative leaders, which will get the most important committee assignments, which more More...

Bluebonnet Publishing endorses Ellis in State Board of Education election May 24

Some election-season choices are difficult, some are easy. The choice between candidates for State Board of Education District 9 is as easy as election decisions get: Keven Ellis. More...

Dupree, Turner Teachers of Year

The Bullard Independent School District honored the teachers who were recognized recently during the inaugural Bullard ISD Teacher of the Year program during the Bullard Education Foundation Banquet, held Monday, May 9, at Emerald Bay Country Club in More...

EAST TEXAS SALUTE 2016

Communities gather to honor military organizations at American Freedom Museum

Despite the rainy conditions, thousands of East Texans gathered to pay tribute to two military organizations, as well as remember the price of freedom, at the East Texas Salute 2016, held Saturday, May 14, at The American Freedom Museum, located on T More...

May sales tax allocations up for Bullard, local counties

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced recently that he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $767.7 million in local sales tax allocations for May, 1.1 percent more than in May 2015. More...

Sports

HEADED TO STATE!

The Brook Hill Guard varsity baseball team rallied after a loss in Game 1 against the Fort Worth Southwest Christian Eagles last week, as the team overcame the competition, taking the victories in Ga More...

Guard rally, win Regional series vs. Forth Worth Southwest Christian

State Semi-finals: Brook Hill vs. Midland Christian

The Brook Hill Guard varsity baseball team returned to post season action last week, as the team traveled to the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex to face off against the Fort Worth Southwest Christian Eagles in the Regional round of the TAPPS Baseball Pla More...

Kirgan to represent Lady Panthers for final time in All-State game

Despite being just 10 days away from her high school graduation, Bullard Lady Panther senior center and Abilene Christian University commit Lexi Kirgan is preparing to represent the Lady Panthers on the hardwood one last time. More...