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Master Naturalists receive awards for service

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By Karolyn Gephart Six Master Naturalists recertified for 2019 at their Brazoria Chapter of Texas Master Naturalists meeting August 14 at the First Presbyterian Church in Angleton while the AgriLife building is being remodeled. Bill Ahlstrom, Julia Geisler, Cindy Goodrum, Ellen Lasseter, Georgia Monnerat, and Rose Wagner recertified for 2019 …

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FAITH MATTERS

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By Rev. Dr. Brian K. Gigee, Lead Pastor at New Life Lutheran Church “WHEN PAIN IS MY FRIEND” Welcome back to “Faith Matters!”  I’m pleased to be able to pen some thoughts each week for those who live in what I call from time to time the south metro Houston tri-county …

Nonprofit to build home for local veteran

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By NICOLE JONES The building of a specially adapted home for a veteran who lost his vision while deployed in Iraq will kick off in Pearland on Aug. 24. Homes For Our Troops, a national nonprofit that builds and donates adapted custom homes for injured post 9-11 veterans, will kick …

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Alvin Home Tour set for Dec. 4, adds museum train exhibit

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By Karolyn Gephart The 32nd Annual Alvin Christmas Tour of Homes will be held from 1-5 pm December 4, 2016. Five sites will be part of this year’s holiday tour. Three private homes decorated for the season will be on the tour. The Hurst Home at 1612 W. Hwy 6, …

ACC hosts art workshop

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The Alvin Community College Art Department will again host artist Randy Brodnax for a visiting artist workshop on March 1-2. Brodnax is a Dallas-based artist who will demonstrate his techniques with throwing pottery, firing methods, Raku pottery and more. He travels throughout the continent delivering workshops to pottery enthusiasts. Brodnax’s …

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Dansby Joins Pearland State Bank

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Pearland State Bank is happy to announce that Brandon Dansby has joined the bank as Senior Vice President. Brandon will actively pursue new business and clients to grow Pearland State Bank’s long time presence in the Pearland community. Brandon comes to Pearland State Bank with more than 22 years of …

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The Spirit of Christmas

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The Friendswood Fine Arts Society and the City of Friendswood would like to congratulate 1103 Red Wing as the winner of the 3rd Annual Deck the House holiday lighting contest. Three years ago, Sarah Peters, a co-director of the Friendswood Fine Arts Society and holiday light enthusiast, began a new …

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Blue Santa Takes Pride In Giving

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Now in it’s 25th year, the Friendswood Blue Santa program takes pride in helping those in our community who are struggling to make ends meet. Toys are collected, sorted, wrapped and distributed by volunteers and police department employees. This year the Blue Santa program assisted 58 families and 129 children. …

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Friendswood’s library renovation includes personalized brick pavers for sale

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Friendswood’s Public Library will soon be going through an expansion and renovation as part of the City’s 2013 bond election. Improvements will include an additional 6,000 square feet of space, with an expansion of the Children/Teen areas, new meeting space, expanded computer/technology capacity, and added parking. Construction is expected to …