WIC activates disaster procedures to aid flood victims

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The Texas Women, Infants, and Children program is implementing special procedures in the wake of the unprecedented flooding due to Hurricane Harvey. The special procedures will allow people to easily enroll and receive food and infant formula benefits, breastfeeding support, and referrals for shelter and other resources. Disaster victims will …

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Three Alvin ISD building dedications set for September

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Alvin ISD is set to host three building dedications in September. The first dedication is for the Roy Lee Powell Press Box and Bill Lewis Media Level of Alvin ISD Memorial Stadium at Alvin High School. Mr. Powell is a long time Alvin resident that has attended almost every game …

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Alvin ISD to open two new elementary schools

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Alvin ISD is proud to welcome two new schools into the district for the 2017-2018 school year. Approved by the 2015 bond, Pomona Elementary and Shirley Dill Brothers Elementary are set to open their doors to new students on Aug. 17. Alvin ISD is one of the fastest growing districts …

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Women’s Center of Brazoria County Fundraiser

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Community supporters of the Women’s Center of Brazoria County gathered together on Friday, Aug. 4 and Saturday, Aug. 5 at Mike’s Tri-City Icehouse in Pearland for two days of fun and activities. A BBQ cookoff, raffle, motorcycle ride, live auction and music were just a few of the events held …

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Manvel-Iowa Colony Lions Club donates backpacks

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On Saturday, Aug. 5 the Manvel-Iowa Lions Club distributed backpacks to local school children to start the school year off right. They handed out 240 backpacks at The Church on Masters and 49 backpacks to the Redeemer Church on Hwy. 6 in Manvel. The Lions Club raises money through fundraisers …

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Manvel boys capture 5A state track championship

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By DR. DAVID DAVIS The Manvel boys captured the 6A state track title in 2015 for the schools second state championship to go with the Manvel girls basketball state championship trophy. The Mavericks almost won back-to-back track titles in 2016, but Desoto nipped them 54-50 thanks to a second-place finish …

Women golfers helping women and children in need

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By Lynn Shigekawa The Women’s Center of Brazoria County Benefit Golf Tournament will be held Tuesday, April 18 at Pearland Golf Club, 3123 Flower Field lane in Pearland. Golfers and sponsors are needed. The 4 person scramble has a 9 am shotgun start. Money raised will go to the Women’s …

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Manvel suffers another heartbreaking loss 24-23

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By DR. DAVID DAVIS This was supposed to be the year that the Manvel Mavericks would finally see that the stars are lined up in their favor for a first-ever state football championship. No Katy. No Aledo. No Cy-Ranch. Those are the teams that Manvel wasn’t able to hurdle in …

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Manvel drops defending state champion Cedar Park

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   By DR. DAVID DAVIS For the past three years, the biggest hurdle for Manvel to clear has been the Katy Tigers who beat the Mavericks in the Class 6A Region III Div. II finals three consecutive years.     When Manvel dropped down to Class 5A after the realignment by …

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Manvel City Council discusses rules of procedure

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By TERRY RUIZ Councilman Cox requested a city council conduct policy discussion placed on the city workshop agenda. Mr. Cox felt as though rumors about Manvel City Council were ending up in other cities, such as Alvin and Pearland; as a result of board members not behaving professionally. Mr. Cox …