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Alvin ISD Principals of the Year

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Alvin ISD officials have announced the Principals of the Year for 2014. Aeniqua Flowers of Laura Ingalls Wilder Elementary was selected as the Elementary Principal of the Year; while Lisa Burns of Harby Junior High was selected as the Secondary Principal of the Year. Aeniqua Flowers first joined Alvin ISD …

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Making a Difference

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In the “Making a Difference” portion of the May FISD Board of Trustees meeting, those selected as Teachers of the Year were congratulated by Board President Dr. Rebecca Hillenburg (right). They are Shawna Lewis from Cline Elementary School, Carolyn Lowe and Chantell Edmond from Westwood-Bales Elementary School, Kurt Westhoff from …

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Robert E. Doo, Sr.

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Robert E. Doo, Sr. passed away May 5th at his home in Kemah, Texas, at the age of 86. Robert, known to his family and friends as “Bob,” was born in Toronto, Canada. He relocated to the U.S. after serving in the Royal Canadian Navy during WWII. He worked for …

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Elections Bring Changes

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Longtime Mayor Tom Reid again proved his staying power in Saturday’s election, drawing nearly 70 percent of the vote. Reid has made Pearland his home since 1965, when the population numbered only a few thousand. Traveling from polling location to polling location Saturday, Reid ended the day with a victory …

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Lady Eagles Advance to Semifinals

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You could tell in the final two innings that Dawson head coach David McCorkle was getting really antsy after his girls had built a solid 10-4 lead over the Ridge Point Lady Panthers. Trailing 4-1 entering the top of the fourth, the Lady Eagles batted around and scored seven runs …

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Oilers Eliminate Elkins in Playoffs

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When Pearland lost the first game of the best-of-three series to Elkins, head coach Anthony Scalise muttered to himself at the closing inning, “You can’t beat someone when you make errors and mistakes.” Pearland made three errors and allowed Elkins to score eight runs on only seven hits including a …

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Armored Car Heist Suspects Still at Large

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Pearland Police continue to follow up leads on an armored car robbery at Walmart on North Main St. According to reports, one of the Loomis armored transport company guards was robbed while returning to the vehicle. One suspect, armed with a handgun, approached the guard and forced him to the …

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Haynes Video Goes Viral

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Gary Haynes is an outstanding receiver for the Manvel Mavericks. Recently, he posted a video of himself throwing a football about 40 yards and running to catch it that displayed his speed and quickness. The ball was thrown with a high arc that allowed him the time to make the …

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Murder Suspect Taken Into Custody

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A suspect in the murder of Arrijana Hill has been taken into custody by officers of the Pearland Police Department. The black male suspect, who was a juvenile at the time of the offense, was taken into custody on May 13, 2014 at approximately noon at Pasadena Memorial High School. …

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Dawson Relay Team Takes Silver

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It was the 400-meter relay team that delivered one of the evening’s more memorable performances at the Class 4A state track meet at Mike A. Myers Stadium on the University of Texas campus. Texas City and Pearland Dawson were in a battle for gold as Texas City’s Melicha Smith and …