Local teen diver ranks 17th in the wo...

Local teen diver ranks 17th in the world
Local teen, Joshua Davidson from Tomball, a springboard diver from the Woodlands Diving Academy, just returned from Penza, Russia this week where he  represented the United States in the FINA Junior Worlds Competition.  Davidson was invited to join team USA based on his diving performance this summer at the USA Diving Junior Olympic Summer N [...]

Happy Someday Golf Tournament to be h...

Happy Someday Golf Tournament to be held Oct 8
Happy Someday will host its 2nd annual fund-raising golf tournament, Fun on the Fairways, on Wednesday, Oct. 8 to raise money for families with special needs children. The event will be held at the High Meadow Ranch Golf Club, located in Magnolia. It will include lunch, an 18-hole scramble, an awards ceremony and raffle. Registration begins a [...]

The Tomball High School Cougar football team honored math teacher Deborah Vierkant as the Teacher of the Week.  The team selected Vierkant because she is known for her commitment to her students.  The team also expressed their gratitude for the contributions she has made to their education.  From left, football players Damaniq Phillip, senio [...]

Magnolia West grad wins $500 scholars...

Magnolia West grad wins $500 scholarship
Lexi Reeves, winner of Keep Montgomery County Beautiful’s 2014 Growing Green Plant Sale Poster Contest, has been awarded a $500 scholarship.  Lexi graduated from Magnolia West High School in June and is headed to Sam Houston State University to study Computer Animation. She hopes to ultimately transfer to a specialized school to study [...]

Magnolia boy scout earns every possib...

Magnolia boy scout earns every possible merit badge
George Lang III (pictured) has earned every boy scout merit badge available to date. George Lang III, son of George and Cecilia Lang of Magnolia, has recently achieved one of Boy Scouting’s rarest achievements – he has earned every merit badge currently offered by the Boy Scouts of America. This number includes 135 badges currently off [...]

The Tomball Rotary Club welcomed Texas State Rep. Alan Fletcher (pictured) as a guest speaker at their July 16 meeting. The Tomball Rotary Club meets every Wednesday at the Tomball Community Center starting at noon.

Andrea Kopataki made a presentation to the Magnolia Rotary Club July 15 about her endeavors to improve education opportunities in Hungary for special needs students through the Christian School of Budapest. Kopataki is pictured above with Club President Dan Lowe. The Magnolia Rotary Club meets every Tuesday at the Celeste E. Graves Education [...]

Ambassadors and members of the Greater Tomball Area Chamber of Commerce joined Saigon Pho owners Duan and Phuong Nguyen and others as they celebrated their new Chamber membership with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Saigon Pho, located at 28301 Tomball Pkwy Ste. 300, provides authentic Vietnamese cuisine and boasts a delicious French bakery. For [...]

The Greater Magnolia Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed new member Walkers Catering & Events with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Walkers Catering & Events is located at 17702 Rolling Hills, Magnolia, TX 77354. For more information, visit the chamber at www.magnoliatexas.org.

This Week in Texas….

This Week in Texas….
Texas • First Lady Ana Garcia de Hernandez of Honduras came to the Rio Grande Valley this week to see firsthand the many Honduran illegal immigrants who are being housed in border patrol stations in south Texas due to the recent surge of immigrants flooding the Texas border. She met with McAllen Mayor Jim Darling June 26 and was scheduled as [...]