Honorary parade marshal Miss Magnolia, Courtney Cantu, rode in style at the front of the umbrella parade at the Mardi Gras on the Stroll event in Magnolia February 14.

Letter to the Editor Feb. 16, 2015

Letter to the Editor Feb. 16, 2015
Dear Editor and Fellow Readers, I attended The Tomball Area Chamber of Commerce event, “First Friday Lunch-  eon” held Feb. 6. The guest speaker at this event was Robert Eckels, president of Texas Central Railroad (TCR), the proposed and controversial Texas high speed rail project. This is a proposed project backed by big money investors who [...]

Bailee Albinus, a 5th grader at Williams Elementary and Dillon Mata, a student at Bear Branch 6th Grade, were honored at the February Magnolia ISD School Board Meeting as the Students of the Month. Pictured left to right, Principal Burns with Mata, School Board President Deborah Rose Miller, Albinus with Principal Locker.

Tomball ISD Director of English Language Arts Mary Beth Barr congratulated Willow Wood Junior High seventh grade student Priya Malhotra (right) as she took the top spot in the TISD Spelling Bee.  Creekside Forest Elementary third grade student Hazal Kadioglu took second place.  After 12 rounds, Malhotra won the bee by correctly spelling the [...]

An official Magnolia Parkway Chamber Ribbon Cutting was held for The Blue Finch at their location at 5248 FM 1488 Suite D, Magnolia. Manager Marisol Corbett held the ceremonial scissors as employees Melissa Samples and Nicole Corbett held the ribbon cutting banner. Also in attendance was Chamber President Kelly Hamann, Board Member Ulises La [...]

Magnolia Parkway Chamber of Commerce welcomed new member Emergency Pet Care of Texas with a Ribbon Cutting held at their location at 7850 FM 1488, Magnolia. Veterinarian Jessica Quillivan held the ceremonial scissors as employees held the banner to celebrate her new business. Also in attendance was Chamber President Kelly Hamann; Board membe [...]

Valentine’s Day wishes delivered to s...

Valentine’s Day wishes delivered to seniors
Pictured: Friendship Center Volunteer Flem Keathley delivers Valentine’s gifts to Client Myra “Louise” Lane of Conroe. Many of The Friendship Center’s homebound senior clients were  the recipients of hand-crafted Valentine cards, thanks to the Meals on Wheels Association of America’s (MOWAA) Love Letters Campaign.  MOWAA teamed up with DoSom [...]

Rotarians Frank Parker (left) and Richard Allison (right) gave a report on their trip to Nicaragua to check out how the Club might might help the citizens in the city of Chinandega, Nicarugua, at the weekly luncheon of the Magnolia Rotary Club.  For more information visit www.magnoliarotaryclub.org.

Tomball Junior High School Principal Chad Allman (left) and Greater Tomball Area Chamber of Commerce representative Leo Corley (right) congratulated Torri Converse for being selected as the Chamber of Commerce Teacher of the Month. Converse entered the education profession nearly 20 years ago.  She joined Tomball ISD three years ago and is c [...]

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