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Pearland Football player dies from rare cardiac condition

The  Alvin Independent School District community is in mourning after high school football player Chase Lightfoot collapsed during a game on Friday and died early on Saturday. Just two weeks earlier, a Shadow Creek High School trainer helped save the life of a KIPP Sunnyside football player who himself had collapsed on the field and […]

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Should you worry about the Zika virus?

Zika has now caused three outbreaks in the Brazos county area, most recently infecting a pediatric patient who had traveled to an area with ongoing Zika transmission. The virus has infected millions of people across Latin America and thousands have carried it back to the U.S. It’s the height of mosquito season  and people are […]

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Learn more about Pearland ISD’s 220 Million School Bond Election

The community is invited to join Pearland Rotary Club on Tuesday, Sept. 13, Noon at Golfcrest Country Club to hear Dr. John Kelly, Pearland ISD Superintendent of Schools, provide an informational presentation on upcoming 2016 bond election. Find out what’s in the bond, get your questions answered.Lunch will be served and costs $15.00. More information […]

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Brazoria county catches “rock fever”

A brazoria county mom has inspired others to spread joy and fellowship by painting rocks. The concept is to paint rocks with cheerful images or words of encouragement. Painters leave their work of art around town hoping to brighten the day of whoever spots the pretty pebbles. When they are found, the person is encouraged […]

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Brazoria county catches “rock fever”

A brazoria county mom has inspired others to spread joy and fellowship by painting rocks. The concept is to paint rocks with cheerful images or words of encouragement. Painters leave their work of art around town hoping to brighten the day of whoever spots the pretty pebbles. When they are found, the person is encouraged […]

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Pearland Medical Center honored with 2016 Beautification Award

The September 2016 Keep Pearland Beautiful business beautification award was awarded to Pearland Medical Center. Keep Pearland Beautiful committee member JoAnne Knodel said, “Pearland Medical Center has a nice mixture of native plants and grasses around and throughout the parking lot and two great flower gardens, one in front of the main entrance and one […]

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Officer Endy Ekpanya to be honored by city

The City of Pearland invites the public to a tree planting ceremony to honor Pearland Officer  Endy Ekapnya. The ceremony will be held  November 10, 2016 at 3 p.m at the Pearland Public Safety Building, 2555 Cullen Pkwy. , Pearland TX 77581. Enter a caption  

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Weiner-Dog BBQ Fundraiser at Dr. Patton’s Mancave

September 12, 2016 by B. Lopez The All Texas Dachshund Rescue Inc. is having their Wiener-Dog BBQ from 12:00pm- 6:00pm on September 24. The BBQ is sponsored by the Los Unos Motorcycle Club, and will be held at Dr. Patton’s Mancave located at 2905 Manvel Rd, Pearland, Texas 77584. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets, fun […]

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Pearland City Council Votes on Tax Increase 

Monday, September 12, at 6:30 PM during the City Council meeting will be the first reading on proposed changes to water rates that will significantly affect your industry’s bottom line. It is extremely important for you to review the documents below regarding the rate.  City Council Agenda – September 12, 2016 Rate Model Study Results […]

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Fundraiser For Lake Jackson Man Fighting “flesh eating bacteria” disease

On June 23rd, Vince Chappell contracted Vibrio, also know as “flesh-eating bacteria” disease and was rushed to Pearland Medical Center where he was put on life support. A fundraiser to help the family with medical expenses is happening this Saturday.