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Manvel Council Discusses Goals

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Manvel city council held a special meeting this week to discuss a goal setting process and the establishing of objectives and priorities. City Manager Kyle Jung explained the goal setting process and suggested council put forth broad goals on the direction the city should go and then identify the objectives …

Nancy Mae Sperling Drum

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Nancy Mae Sperling Drum, 77, of League City, TX passed away on Monday, September 29, 2014. She was born on December 1, 1936 to Edgar Sperling and Lilly Scheer Sperling in Arlington, NE. Nancy was preceded in death by her parents, Edgar Sperling and Lily Sperling, step-mother Clara Sperling, brother …

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Dale Edward Hyde

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Dale Edward Hyde, 78, passed away on Tuesday, September 16, 2014. He is preceded in death by his father, Robert Hyde; and daughter, Nancy King. Dale is survived by his mother, Katherine Murphy and her husband, Jack; his loving wife of 17 years, Judy Hyde; sons, Adam Hyde and wife, …

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Henry John Paul “Harry” Keenan

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Henry John Paul “Harry” Keenan, 78, passed away peacefully at his home on Thursday, September 25, 2014. He is preceded in death by his parents, Harry and Jean Keenan; eldest son, Paul Francis Keenan; brothers, Brian and Sean Keenan. Harry is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Betty …

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Dominga “Peanut” Vegas

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Dominga “Peanut” Vegas, 73, passed away on Sunday, September 28, 2014. She went to join many of her loving family members. She died in McKinney, TX from side effects of dementia. She was born on September 2, 1941 to Lucas Vegas and Dominga Juarez Vegas in Goose Creek, TX. Dominga …

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Laura Virginia Hyneman Strickland

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Laura Virginia Hyneman Strickland, 94, of Friendswood, TX passed away on Monday, September 29, 2014. She was born on August 2, 1920 to Henry Hyneman and Cora Mae Brice Hyneman in Acton, TN. She married Henry Daniel Strickland in August 1939, together they had 2 daughters. She was preceded in …

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Dawson Crowns a New Queen

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Alaina Benavidez was named the 2014 Dawson High School Homecoming Queen. Alaina is a member and social committee president of the Dawson Diamond Drill Team. She is also a member of the National Spanish Honor Society. Benavidez hopes to attend Notre Dame to major in business with a minor in …

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Mustangs Take Down Clear Falls

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Friendswood’s Casey Thurman (36) makes a flying tackle on a Clear Falls ball carrier. The Mustangs won their first District 24-6A contest 38-14 to improve to 4-1 on the season. Friendswood will travel to Brazoswood for its next game on Friday, October 3 at 7:00 p.m. at Hopper Stadium in …

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City Recognized for Excellence

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Each year, the City of Pearland Finance Department produces a Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30. This year, just as in the past 38 years, the City’s CAFR has received annual recognition from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and …

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FISD Earns Accountability Rating

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Friendswood Independent School District officials announced that the district received a rating of “Superior Achievement” under Texas’ School FIRST financial accountability rating system. The rating system measures the quality of a school district’s financial management and reporting. The Superior Achievement rating is the state’s highest, demonstrating the quality of FISD’s …