Boy Scout Troops 400, 487 and 499 gathered at National Oak Park on the 18th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks to honor Alvin’s veterans, active service members and first responders in a flag retirement ceremony.
Alvin ISD said thank you to the community during The Day on Saturday. Every school in the district along with almost every district employee volunteered to give back to the community. As ASSETS Academy, students and teachers held a free car wash, a free garage sale and handed out free lemona…
The Alvin Public Library will host an open house Sept. 19 to celebrate 25 years at its current location.
As both Alvin ISD and Alvin Community College reported a record number of students, the two organizations agree a spirit of cooperation is vital.
While thousands filed into the crowded arena at Texas Southern University for Thursday’s Democratic Presidential Candidate Debate in Houston, a group of Brazoria County Democrats gathered in a smaller setting at the Hilton Garden Inn in Pearland during the Pearland Democrats Club regular mee…
For many years, the green and yellow recycling bins seen all around town have become a familiar sight to Alvinites. The bins, originally owned by Abitibi and later Paper Retriever, could be seen at schools, the Alvin Public Library, churches and the offices of The Alvin Sun & Advertiser.
An accident involving a Kid City daycare bus that occurred at approximately 3:37 p.m., Sept. 10, left the bus upside down in the ditch along the southbound lanes of South State Highway 35 at the intersection with Victory Lane.
Jaden Hannah grabbed a 43-yard scoring reception on the game’s opening possession and the Kempner Cougars spoiled the Alvin Yellowjackets’ home football opener with a 35-0 triumph Friday night at AISD Memorial Stadium.
IOWA COLONY - While the second week match-up between Manvel and Crosby required another down-to-the-wire finish, the Mavericks’ defense came to the rescue this time around.
Gunner Olszewski defied the odds last spring when the 6-0, 190-pound former Alvin Yellowjacket standout signed a free agent contract with the New England Patriots.
HOUSTON - Alvin waited a mere six seconds to pull a season-opening stunner on the Stratford Spartans Thursday night.
HUMBLE - They were hit with the typical opening season bugaboos.
Last week, I attended the Alvin-Manvel Chamber luncheon and listened to our local leaders discuss education in the region.
I told my husband, Peter, that our marriage was like stew — and that’s a good thing.
Last Wednesday, I was listening to the radio on the way to work while reflecting on the 18th anniversary of 9-11.