Two Magnolia men arrested during ICAC...

Two Magnolia men arrested during ICAC sting
During the months of April and May,  the Montgomery County Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force (ICAC), which targets Internet based sexual predators, arrested 26 adults who were allegedly using the Internet for the sexual exploitation of children online. Two of these men are from Magnolia. Ricardo Yanez-Centeno was arrested April 1 f [...]

Magnolia West HS Fillies Dance Team m...

Magnolia West HS Fillies Dance Team makes history
The MWHS Fillies dance team officers pictured above front row left to right:  Lieutenant Vada Taunton, First Lieutenant Cassidy Tucker, Captain Makenzie Kulhanek, Co-Captain Brynn Reynolds and Lieutenant Mandy McGrew. Social Officers are pictured second row left to right:  Event Coordinator Emily Otto, President Lauren Goodman, Vice-Presiden [...]

Countdown to Tomball Night

Countdown to Tomball Night
The Greater Tomball Area Chamber of Commerce will present its 43rd annual Tomball Night on Friday, August 7.  The event is full of shopping as well as live music, children’s activities, door prizes, raffles, fireworks and cash giveaways. There will also be a Health and Wellness Expo inside the Tomball Community Center from 4-8pm.  A wid [...]

MWHS student competing in World’s Ric...

MWHS student competing in World’s Richest Youth Rodeo
Jay Terrell of Magnolia is competing in the 23rd annual International Finals Youth Rodeo (IFYR) held July 5-10 at the Heart of Oklahoma Exposition Center, in Shawnee, Okla. Terrell, who will be a senior at Magnolia West High School this fall, is participating in the world’s richest youth rodeo, hoping to win his share of more than $200,000 i [...]

Tomball’s population is expected to d...

Tomball’s population is expected to double by 2030
By Michael Calderon Contributing Writer Originally founded as a small farming,  livestock and railroad community in the mid 1800’s, Tomball has grown leaps and bounds over the years, growing almost 50% since 1990 and over 350% since 1970. With Texas attracting more and more transplants, the current population is expected to double to nearly 2 [...]

Tomball takes Independence Day to the...

Tomball takes Independence Day to the streets
The City of Tomball and presenting partner Allied Siding & Windows are taking the City’s annual Independence Day celebration back to the streets on July 4th. A portion of Business Highway 249 north of FM 2920 is again shutting down  for a Texas sized July 4th street party complete with live music, activities for the kids, food and the Ci [...]

Miss Magnolia to lead July 4 children...

Miss Magnolia to lead July 4 children’s parade
The City of Magnolia will host its annual Fourth in Unity Park community celebration Saturday, July 4 starting at 5pm. until dark. There will be free hot dogs, drinks and live music courtesy of Arlan’s Market. The popular Children’s Bicycle/Tricycle/Scooter Parade is back and is open to kids pre-K – 13. This year’s theme is Boulevard of Star [...]

Tomball resident receives Girl Scouts...

Tomball resident receives Girl Scouts’ highest award
Sarah Gilbert, a Tomball resident and a sophomore at Klein Oak High School, has earned the Girl Scouts of the USA Gold Award, the highest award in Girl Scouting.   The award recognizes girls in grades 9 through 12 who demonstrate extraordinary leadership through sustainable and measurable Take Action projects. Less than five percent of Girl [...]