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Voters to Decide School Bond Election

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Alvin Independent School District (AISD) Superintendent Dr. Fred Brent addressed members of the Alvin-Manvel Chamber of Commerce last week at their monthly networking luncheon. The primary focus of the presentation was an explanation of the bond referendum that was authorized by the district’s Board of Trustees at a specially convened …

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Next year’s budget to fund additional city staff

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More public safety positions are among the city’s plans for the upcoming fiscal year that begins Oct. 1. City Council on Monday adopted the final version of its $147.8 million operating budget Monday, along with a one-year budget for capital improvement of just under $53.21 million. The operating budget will …

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Volleyball Report

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The Pearland Lady Oilers smashed Sam Rayburn last week in a District 22-5A contest by the scores of 25-4, 25-3, 25-6.  The Lady Oilers were led by Brooke Botkin, Nicole Kirsner, and Alex Aguilera with seven kills apiece. Carolyn Shecterle served 10 aces in the match along with 18 assists. The Lady Oilers traveled …

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Upchurch nominated to All-American Bowl

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The U.S. Army All-American Bowl is the nation’s “premier high school All-Star football game” and will take place in the Alamodome on January 14, 2014. Dawson wide receiver Tony Upchurch has been nominated to join the team as a stand-by.

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11 FHS students named National Merit semifinalists

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Friendswood High School has 11 students named semifinalists in the 2014 National Merit Scholarship competition. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for approximately 8,000 National Merit Scholarships worth $35 million that will be offered next spring. The FHS semifinalists are Annie S. …

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Classic Auto 2nd Annual Charity Chili Cook-Off

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On Saturday, October 12th, Classic Auto Group Galveston will sponsor its 2nd annual Charity Chili Cook-Off. Set for 3-8pm, this fun, family event will take place (rain or shine) under the big tent on the grounds of our dealership – 8020 Broadway in Galveston. Besides the opportunity to sample great …