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Pearland Pounds Pasadena

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There was no question as to the outcome of this District 22-6A contest as the No. 2 area-ranked Pearland Oilers pounded the Pasadena Eagles on the ground and through the air for a 69-0 win. Before you might accuse the Oilers of running up the score, it should be noted …

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Dawson flies past Sam Rayburn 70-0

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When the dust had settled at Pasadena Veterans Stadium, the final score on the scoreboard had Dawson beating the Sam Rayburn Texans 70-0. The score was quickly turned off when the final seconds ticked off the scoreboard. But there was not doubt as to who won the game. The entire …

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AISD Begins Attendance Boundary Adjustments

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In anticipation of the new Manvel Junior High School opening to students next school year and the new Shadow Creek High School opening for the 2016-2017 school year, the Alvin Independent School District (AISD) has begun the process of realigning attendance boundaries in an effort to optimize school facility usage …

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Manvel Fire Fighters Recognized

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In conjunction with Fire Prevention Week, which runs October 5 – 11, Manvel Mayor Delores Martin recognized three volunteer fire fighters that have served the Manvel community for a combined 130 years. Shown in the photo with Mayor Martin from the left are Steve DelBello, department chief, 46 years of …

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City Finance Director Under Fire

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Manvel city council approved an audit of the city’s finances for the fiscal year 2012-2013 at its meeting this week. The audit is significantly late in being completed and recently held back the city’s ability to secure financing for the Hwy 6 infrastructure project. Fortunately the city has sufficient capital …

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Ivy District Clears City Council

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A somewhat controversial mixed use proposal took a stop forward Monday night after receiving a hard won zoning approval from Pearland City Council Monday night. American Modern Green on Monday proposed increasing the office of its Ivy District mixed use project by 10 percent to 200,000 square feet and lowering …

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Prescription Drug Take Back Day

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On September 27th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Brazoria County Prescription Drug Task Force, of Brazoria County Community Coalition (BCCC) will participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day in Pearland. The Take Back is hosted in collaboration with the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), Brazoria County Precinct 3 …

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2040 Transit Plan Under Development

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Area leaders learned about transportation planning in the decades to come in an overview of the 2040 regional transportation plan presented to the Bay Area Houston Transportation Partnership Sept. 18. BayTran, as it is often referred, coordinates transportation needs in the area with its 13 member cities, which include Friendswood, …

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Purse Snatchers Nabbed by Police

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A senior citizen was the victim of a strong-arm robbery in the HEB parking lot, located at 701 W. Parkwood Avenue at 2:52 p.m. on August 19. The woman was loading her groceries into her car parked in one of the first row handicapped parking spaces, when she realized that someone …

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Pearland East’s Journey Ends at Williamsport

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Pearland East faced a very talented Illinois team from Chicago (3-1) as the boys of summer from Pearland fell 6-1. The loss eliminates Pearland from the Little League World Series in Williamsport, PA. Illinois scored three runs in the bottom of the first for a 3-0 lead. Pearland cut the …