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Manvel Blasts Fort Bend Travis 76-23

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As they have done all season, the Manvel Mavericks left no doubt they are one of the superior teams in the state after drubbing the Fort Bend Travis Tigers 76-23 in the area round of the Class 6A Region III Div. II playoffs. Ever since the 2013 football season ended, …

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Dawson Narrowly Beats Friendswood 28-26

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As someone said, “It is a shame that one of these two teams had to lose.” Dawson and Friendswood have played one another eight times and the 4-4 record shows just how close the games have been. Friendswood has the edge during the regular season when the two teams shared …

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Brittany Dreams of Africa

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Brittany Harris is not your average 14 year old girl. She enjoys baking just as much as the next girl, but unlike the other girls, Brittany bakes with purpose. In 2010, at just nine years old, Brittany attended a church event where should learned that over one billion people in …

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E. C. Mason Students Honor Lost Peer

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On the morning of November 18th, E.C. Mason Elementary students marched to the sounds of Everything is Awesome, the theme song from the Lego Movie, during a special “Legos for Landon” parade in honor of Landon Liptack. Landon, a former student of E.C. Mason who recently passed away in a …

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Adult Spelling Bee Raises Money with Good Fun

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The Pearland ISD Education Foundation hosted a different kind of spelling bee at Dawson High School on Thursday, November 13th. Unlike most spelling bees, this competition was between teams comprised of prominent community members representing organizations such as City Council, Pearland Rotary, and the Pearland ISD School Board. More than …

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Holiday Traditions Begin this Weekend

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As Thanksgiving approaches, Friendswood is gearing up for the 2014 holiday season, with annual events beginning this weekend. The main celebration, the city’s 7th annual “Santa in the Park,” is set for Saturday, Dec. 13. Partial closure of FM 518 is necessary for the Chamber of Commerce 27th annual Lighted …

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Memorial Hermann Makes Record Time

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Every second counts for heart attack patients undergoing an angioplasty, a cardiac procedure where a catheter with a small balloon at the tip is inserted and inflated to open a blocked artery. The total time from when a patient arrives at a hospital until the artery is reopened is called “door-to-balloon” …

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Cline Teacher Completes Quarantine

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Friendswood ISD Trustees approved the “special work circumstance” Monday for a Cline teacher who agreed to a 21-day observation period after returning from a three-week journey to Africa. Although she was far from any ebola-stricken areas, the district and teacher agreed to a 21-day period before her return to the …

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Pomona Development to See Model Homes

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Manvel city council approved two final plats in the Pomona Master Planned development that is currently under construction west of Hwy 288 at CR 101. The plats encompass over 38 acres and will include a model home section and the first phase of 75-foot lots. Pomona was the name first …

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Thomas Pfeiffer Appointed Alternate Municipal Court Judge

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Manvel City Council unanimously approved the appointment of Thomas L Pfeiffer as an alternate Municipal Court Judge for the city. Pfeiffer has been an Assistant District Attorney for Fort Bend County since 2007. He also serves as the Municipal Court prosecutor for the city of Hedwig Village, a small residential …