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The Budding Gardener

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The Hummers are Coming! By Michelle Thompson             Soon we will see the arrival of hummingbirds in the south east portion of Texas.   Anticipated to arrive mid-March through May, they travel from Mexico and Central America.              Eighteen different hummingbird species have been spotted throughout Texas.  The number one visitor …

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Friendswood in Top 15 of Safest Cities in State for 2021

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By Karolyn Gephart             City Manager Morad Kabiri shared with Friendswood City Council good news about the city. At the regularly scheduled meeting March 1, Kabiri told the group that Alarms.org has named Friendswood one of the Safest Cities in Texas for 2021.             The city was ranked 15th out …

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Master Gardener programs, sales set for February, March

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By Karolyn Gephart             Galveston County Master Gardeners are offering a variety of public educational programs and two upcoming sales, all virtual and free for February and March.             Chile Peppers from A to Z will be presented by Master Gardener Gene Speller Friday February 12, 2021 from 10 …

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FJH faculty, FHS students honored by FISD

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By KAROLYN GEPHART             Four faculty/staff members from Friendswood Junior High were presented Making a Difference Awards at the February 8 meeting of the School Board at Friendswood ISD.             FJH nurses Julie Hopkins, Michelle Hernandez, and Jennifer Hammerle were honored for their mission of providing the healthiest and safest …