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Oilers erupt in second half to smash Memorial

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There was a lot of concern after the first half as to whether the Pearland Oilers would be able to knock off the Memorial Mustangs after each teams finished with less than 100 yards apiece in total offense. Pearland won the first six times they faced the Mustangs, but entered …

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ARC plans for Red Carpet Gala

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The Adult Reading Center is making plans to show the Pearland community a great time at their Red Carpet Gala on Oct. 5 at Hilton Garden Inn.  The evening will include dancing to the tunes of Modulation Band, cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and professional dealers running Black Jack, Craps, Roulette and …

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Volleyball Report – Dawson Lady Eagles

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The Dawson Lady Eagles lost a heart-breaker to Clear Lake. The Lady Eagles fell 15-12 in game five. Clear Lake won the first two games for a 2-0 lead and then the Lady Eagles rallied to take games 3 and 4 to tie up the match. Game 5 was tight …

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Volleyball Report – Pearland Lady Oilers

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The Pearland Lady Oilers won both matches this past week defeating Clear Springs and Pasadena. The wins improved the Lady Oilers to 21-7 on the season and 1-0 in district play. Pearland defeated Clear Springs on Tuesday night by the scores of 25-20, 25-15, 25-18. The Oilers were led in …

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Pearland High School Choir Concert Season

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The Pearland High School Choir announces their 2013-2014 Concert Season for the Pearland community. Choir Fundraiser: September 21 Broadway Nights: October 18-20 Christmas “Sounds of the Season”: December 13 “Hello, Dolly!” Musical production: January 23 – February 1, 2014 Chamber Choir SWACDA Home Concerts: March 2 and March 17 Pre-UIL Concert: April 7 …

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PISD hears updates on state testing

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Under a new and very different state accountability system, Pearland ISD students are doing remarkably well, says Lisa Nixon, director of testing and evaluation for Pearland ISD. Nixon gave a presentation of the most recent set of state testing results to the school board last Tuesday. All Pearland ISD campuses met …

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Access to commercial site on 518 creates snags

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Creating access to a commercial site on FM 518 is creating more issues than one developer expected. “If I would have known this would happen, I would have stopped it a long time ago,” said Renee McGuire, president of R. West Development Corp and founder of the Pearland charity, Forgotten Angels. City …

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Robert Handley Burton

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Robert Handley Burton, 80, a longtime resident of Friendswood, TX passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Monday, September 9, 2013.  Robert was born July 4, 1933 to Handley and Bessie Halstead Burton in Houston, Texas. Robert graduated from Pasadena High School in 1951 where he met his …

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Texans Tailgate Benefit

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The Pearland Lions Club at 3350 S. Main will be the site the 4th Annual AskOzzie.com Tailgating for a Cause on Sunday, Sept. 22 for two local families affecting by recent tragedies. Houston Police Officer Ram Garcia, recently involved in a car accident, is a long time Pearland resident, along …

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Coming soon to Pearland: More visual appeal

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Realizing one never gets a second chance to make a first impression, Pearland’s leaders are getting motivated to create more visual appeal within the city – especially its “gateways” through which most first-time visitors enter. A plan to beautify the west end of town is under way, as the recently created …