Tomball Mayor Fagan is flanked by several representatives of the 20 volunteer groups honored during the December 15 City Council meeting. Hundreds of volunteers helped to build a new playground earlier this month at Broussard Community Park. Cheryl Garcia Contributing Writer Cake was served at the December 15 meeting of the Tomball City Coun [...]

Tomball Chamber names Citizen of the ...

Tomball Chamber names Citizen of the Year
Holmes is pictured above with previous Citizens of the Year: Left to right:  Diane Holland, Grady and Sharon Martin, Travis Whitaker, Jack Frey, Holmes, Mildred Beckendorf (last years honoree), Deborah Petty, Sandy Krug, Stephen Hohl, Mary Whitaker and Bruce Hillegeist. The Greater Tomball Chamber of Commerce announced it’s Citizen of the Ye [...]

Tomball got a new playground at Broussard Community Park on Hufsmith Road at Zion, Saturday December 6, thanks to the generous support of the Humana Foundation, KaBoom! and more than 200 volunteers.In the form of an old-fashioned “barn raising,” volunteers showed up early, eager to build the new playground. Six hours later, it was complete.

MCAS holds holiday fundraiser

MCAS holds holiday fundraiser
Montgomery County Animal Society (MCAS) invites you out the weekend before Christmas day for their 3rd Annual Bake/Craft Sale, Holiday Raffle and Spay/Neuter Vouchers at the shelter, located at 8535 SH 242 in Conroe. The bake and craft sale will take place on Saturday, December 20 from 10am – 4pm. The sale will feature an array of Holiday the [...]

Former Houston Texans players visit M...

Former Houston Texans players visit Magnolia Elementary
Former Houston Texan JJ Moses encourages the kids during the pep rally. The cheers could be heard all the way down the halls as former Texans players J.J. Moses and Eric Brown entered the gym Tuesday morning, December 2,  at Magnolia Elementary School. The school was selected as one of two schools this fall to receive the Houston Texans Gato [...]

Magnolia Citizens’ Police Academy car...

Magnolia Citizens’ Police Academy carries on service tradition
The most recent graduating class of the Magnolia Citizens’ Police Academy, taught by Magnolia Police Sergeant Jose Lopez, back row center, met on Dec. 4 for a certification ceremony and dinner at the Fellowship Center. Cheryl Garcia Contributing Writer The motto, In Partnership with Our Community, is more than just a saying for the Magnolia [...]

LSC announces 2014 Small Business awa...

LSC announces 2014 Small Business awards
The Lone Star College Small Business Develop-ment Center Advisory Council has named its six 2014 Small Business of the Year Award winners. The winners, one representing each of the six Lone Star Colleges, were honored Thursday, Nov. 20, at the SBDC Advisory Council’s 28th Annual Small Business of the Year Awards Banquet held at The Woodlands [...]

Tomball Christmas festivities happeni...

Tomball Christmas festivities happening all weekend
The Tomball German Christmas Market, Christmas on Commerce and the Tomball Museum Center candlelight tours and open house, all return to downtown Tomball this weekend, December 12-14. The German Christmas Market is three days of rollicking German tunes, tasty Bavarian beverages, food, fun and shopping. It is one of Tomball’ most popular [...]

Miss Tomball opens City Council meeti...

Miss Tomball opens City Council meeting
Cheryl Garcia Contributing Writer The Tomball City Council meeting December 1 opened with pledges to the U.S. and Texas flags led by Julia Gimblet, Miss Tomball 2015. Gimblet introduced herself to the Council and stated she was proud to serve the city in her new role. The Council moved on to approving several pending zoning ordinance changes, [...]

Classic Hair recently celebrated 30 years of service to the Tomball, Magnolia and surrounding areas. Owners Gene and Sandy Krug have over 49 employees, 18 with over 10 years of service, who work at their 4 full service salons. Pictured above: Sandy Krug with her staff from the Tomball location. For more information visit, www.classichairsalo [...]