Monthly archives for July, 2014

GTACC hosts First Friday luncheon

GTACC hosts First Friday luncheon
The Greater Tomball Area Chamber of Commerce’s (GTACC) First Friday program will be held on  Aug. 1 and is titled “Success…It’s Up to You: Four Steps on the Journey.”    Presenter Bob Beeley, currently chairman of Dixie USA, Inc., a local food manufacturing company and Legislative Liaison, Lt. Col., for the Civil Air Patrol, Texas Wing, among [...]

Incoming Directors and Officers for the Tomball Rotary club pose for a photograph at a recent installment ceremony. The Tomball Rotary Club meets every Wednesday at the Tomball Community Center starting at noon.

The Tomball Rotary Club welcomed Megan Busk July 23. She presented a program on Noah’s For All Life’s Events, which is a new event venue in Katy.  The program consisted mainly of a slide show of the rooms inside showing different configurations for different types of events. The Tomball Rotary Club meets every Wednesday at the To [...]

Letty Roman (right), an MISD principal, spoke to the Magnolia Rotary Club during their July 22 meeting. The Magnolia Rotary Club meets every Tuesday at the Celeste E. Graves Education Center at noon.

Obits for July 28, 2014

Obits for July 28, 2014
BAKER Virginia Anne Mabry Baker, 55, of Magnolia, passed away July 16, 2014. Arrangements were entrusted to Magnolia Funeral Home. BIRCH Clyde J. Birch, 88, of Houston, passed away July 16, 2014. Funeral services were held at Klein Funeral Home Chapel-Tomball with Rev. David Leard officiating. Interment followed at Klein Memorial Park-Tomball [...]

Executive Officer Senegal of the Magnolia Police Department is shown above teaching a class during the Below 100 Initiative Intensive that occurred July 22. The goal of the Below 100 Initiative is to bring line of duty law enforcement fatalities down to less than 100 per year.

Crime report for the week of July 13

Crime report for the week of July 13
Tomball PD • July 13 Officer Maglitto responded to a Theft in the 28500 Block of Tomball Pkwy., where approximately $65.88 worth of beer was stolen. • July 13 Officer Ferguson responded to a Criminal Mischief report in the 700 Block of S. Cherry, where approximately $300 worth of damage was inflicted upon a building. • July 14 Officer Diaz re [...]

Calendar for July 28, 2014

Calendar for July 28, 2014
REUNIONS Aug. 2 Banks Burrow and Marandy Elizabeth Mosely family will hold its annual reunion at O’Farrell Community Center on FM 995 between Red Hill and Atlanta in Cass County. For additional information, contact delores. mccright@gmail.com or call 903-823-3288. ONGOING EVENTS MONDAYS: Summer Chess Club, Lone Star College Tomball Comm [...]

Clifford July 28, 2014

Clifford July 28, 2014
If you don’t enjoy hunting stories then don’t read this story! My friend Ali is from another country. His ways and customs are different then mine but he and I have developed a similar interest in several areas. One of them is hunting. I took Ali to my ranch to hunt with me. The trip started out by him firing my gun into the air in the middle [...]

42nd Tomball Night to be held Aug. 1

42nd Tomball Night to be held Aug. 1
A clown entertains children attending last year’s Tomball Night. The 42nd Annual Tomball Night will be held on Aug. 1 beginning at 5 p.m. By Karina Brisack Tribune Staff The 42st Annual Tomball Night celebration is set to draw crowds into local businesses all around the city on Aug. 1 starting at 5 p.m.. The event has been organized  by the [...]