Michelle Reynolds, a teacher at Fairview Junior High School has not been heard from since the afternoon of Thursday, Sept. 22.
A dedicated volunteer firefighter and long-time employee of Alvin ISD, Charles Krampota, passed away late last week shortly after fighting a mobile home fire. Although he was not injured during the fire, he returned home and was found deceased a few hours later. Alvin Assistant Fire Chief Ke…
Because he has been such a public figure in Alvin for so many years, residents have been wondering about how Mike Merkel is doing after he retired as police chief. They also wonder if he is enjoying his new position as Justice of the Peace.
The Alvin Community College Associate Degree Nursing program will host an Open House on Sept. 28 for nursing students and Registered Nurses seeking to advance their degree.
Alvin will soon see a “rebranding” after the council decided to replace the city logo with a new one.
Its about so much more than rocks. But, it IS about rocks-and making people, including herself, happy.
Construction is underway for a massive medical glove manufacturing facility that will have a huge impact on the economy of Brazoria County.
The Shadow Creek Sharks rallied for a pair of fourth quarter touchdowns to edge Pearland, 24-20 in the 23-6A Football opener for both teams, Friday night at “The Rig” in Pearland.
IOWA COLONY - Withstanding an early game strike from the big play Magnolia West offense, the Manvel Mavericks ultimately rolled to a 30-14 triumph in 10-5A Division I Football action, Friday night at AISD Freedom Field.
Getting off to a fast start in both the opening game and decisive fifth set, the Alvin Lady Yellowjackets outlasted the Shadow Creek Sharks in a 23-6A five set volleyball thriller by 25-8, 25-21, 23-25, 21-25 and 15-11 scores, Tuesday night at the AHS Competition Gym.
Alvin Yellowjacket Football will be holding its Inaugural Alumni Dinner, Oct. 11 at AISD Memorial Stadium at 5:30 p.m. RSVP Bleblanc@alvinisd.net or 281-245-3113.
The 18th Annual BENeezy Purple Monkey Fun Run was held in Alvin on Sept. 3 with race proceeds from the Ben Garcia Memorial Scholarship Fund benefitting AISD seniors. Races were held in both 5K and 10K age divisions and there was also a 1K race for kids as the photo above shows.
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…