A long awaited dream come true is about to -well, come true.
The Alvin Community College and Alvin Community Band will host the Fall concert on Thursday, October 14 in the college Theatre. This is the band’s first indoor performance in nearly two years. The performance will include a wide variety of concert band music as well as selections from TV and…
Exploding for 29 unanswered points in the first half, the Alvin Yellowjackets rolled to a 36-20 triumph over Elsik in the 23-6A Football opener for both teams Friday night at Crump Stadium in Alief.
The Alvin Senior Center will be hosting a three-day event for citizens 50 years old or older featuring Alvin’s very own award-winning author, Glen Starkey.
While escaping earlier projections of double digit rainfall, the Alvin area was still significantly affected by Hurricane Nicholas early last week with the storm both dumping close to five inches of rain and also sporting heavy winds as indicated by this down pecan tree on Sealy Street on th…
A total of 320 runners participated in the 17th annual BENeezy Purple Monkey Fun Run Sept. 4 at Alvin High School.
Since January, one of the topics of conversation in Alvin has been “when will the new combination Fire and EMS station be open.” The Alvin Sun & Advertiser office has received the question by phone-in and walk-in guests alike. Finally, an answer is here. The long awaited day, here at las…
MANVEL - With the volleyball playoffs coming up in a few weeks, the Manvel Lady Mavericks not only wrapped up the 22-5A crown with a hard earned 25-19, 19-25, 18-25, 25-16 and 15-8 five-set nailbiter over rival Friendswood, the Lady Mavs passed a major test in resiliency along the way.
IOWA COLONY - Utilizing big plays on both offense and special teams, the Manvel Mavericks captured a 49-14 victory over Richmond Foster, Friday night in 10-5A Division I Football action at AISD Freedom Field.
Shadow Creek withstood an early charge from AISD and 23-6A Football foe Alvin and pulled away in the second half with a 49-13 victory, Friday night at AISD Memorial Stadium.
Manvel Mavericks’ head baseball coach Kelly Kerlin has been selected as the 5A South team coach for the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association’s 2022 Class 5A-6A All-Star game, which will be played June 19 at Dell Diamond Field in Round Rock.
With bouncing back from their loss two weeks ago against Hightower apparently still fresh on their minds, the Manvel Mavericks bounced Angleton in the process, delivering a 49-10 knockout of the Wildcats, Friday night at Wildcats’ Stadium.
As I am writing this, we are a few hours away from Thanksgiving, one of my favorite days of the year. Even in difficult times, it is nice to have a reminder to be grateful for what we have. And while life is certainly not always fair, there is a lot to be thankful for.
I lost a feather the other day and I understand this does not qualify as news.
Fall often seems like a fleeting memory, sometimes ebbing and flowing with temperature fluctuations typical of the Upper Gulf Coast Bend. Around October, I look to nature for clues to seasonal changes so that I can fully embrace a natural rhythm and seasonal cycle. You may notice a patina an…