February 10, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Hundreds gather to remember life, legacy of de Wet at celebration service

Hundreds of friends, family, and extended family gathered inside of the KE Bushman Celebration Center Wednesday, Feb. 3, to remember and reflect on the life and legacy of Kiepersol Estates founder Pierre de Wet. More...

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BISD choral program receives numerous Superior ratings at competitions

The Bullard Independent School District’s choral department represented the district well at the recent Region 21 Solo and Ensemble Competition, held Saturday, Jan. 30, at Whitehouse High School. More...

BHS junior Freedom Bennett wins 1st place in writing contest

Freedom Bennett, a junior at Bullard High School, recently won first place in the Lone Star Writing Contest, co-sponsored by the Interscholastic League Press Conference and the Texas Press Association. More...

BHS UIL Academics team takes top placements at Brownsboro UIL Tourney

The Bullard High School UIL Academics team recently brought home several top placements from the Brownsboro UIL Invitational Tournament, held Saturday, Feb. 6, at Brownsboro High School. More...

BULLARD BELLES PERFORM “COLORS” POM ROUTINE

The award-winning Bullard Belles drill team performed their “Colors” pom routine during halftime at the Bullard Lady Panther varsity basketball game Tuesday, Feb. 2, inside Bullard High School’s Panther Gym. More...

UIL redistricting sends Panther football back to 'District of Doom'

The University Interscholastic League, the governing body of Texas public school sports, released the biennial UIL Reclassification and Realignment for football and basketball for the 2016-17 and 2017-18 school years Monday, Feb. 1. More...

BH recognized in Best of BSCENE 2015 Readers’ Choice Survey

The Brook Hill School in Bullard recently received one of the highly coveted recognitions in the East Texas region, as the school was named the Best of BSCENE 2015 Readers’ Choice Survey in BSCENE Magazine. More...

Sports

Kirgan leads way as Lady Panthers pick up district wins over Spring Hill, Chapel Hill; move up to 18th in latest TABC poll

The Bullard Lady Panther varsity basketball returned to basketball action last week, playing the part of host for a district showdown against the Longview Spring Hill Lady Panthers Tuesday, Feb. 2, at Bullard High School’s Panther Gymnasium. More...

Panther, Guard football programs receive ETSN.fm 2015 ET Super Team recognition

Several members of the Bullard Panther and Brook Hill Guard varsity football teams received prestigious accolades last week, as a total of four Panthers and two Guardsmen were recognized on the ETSN. fm 2015 East Texas Football Super Team lists. More...

Panthers struggle, fall short in district contests against Spring Hill, Chapel Hill

The Bullard Panther varsity basketball team resumed action in district play last week, as the team hosted a district matchup against the Longview Spring Hill Panthers Tuesday, Feb. 2, at Bullard High School’s Panther Gymnasium. More...

Opinion

History is made (or planted and grown)

CHECKLIST CHARLIE

Epmeliues Morris lives a few miles down the road from me. We are “sisters” in the sweetest way possible, by choice and true fellowship, a kind of love that breaks down barriers of age, race, prejudice, family baggage. More...

Early voting for Smith, Cherokee counties March Primary races begins Tuesday

Early voting begins Tuesday, Feb. 16 for the March Primary election. Along with presidential choices, Smith and Cherokee County voters will be making other decisions as to who will be representing each party on the ballot in May. More...

Cherokee County GOP Party to host candidate forum Feb. 11

The Republican Party of Cherokee County will host a candidate forum Thursday, Feb. 11, in the Buckner Chapel auditorium, located at 105 B.J. Albritton Dr., on the campus of Jacksonville College in Jacksonville, Texas. More...