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FAITH “FIGHTING CANCER” DONATES $50,000 TO HOUSTON METHODIST BREAST CARE CENTER AT THE WOODLANDS
FAITH “Fighting Cancer” in Montgomery County presented a check for $50,000 to Houston Methodist Breast Care Center at The Woodlands for the …

Around Town April 2017 Around Town April 2017

LAKE CREEK SETTLEMENT HISTORICAL MARKER DEDICATION
A Texas Historical Commission Marker recording the history of the Lake Creek Settlement, the earliest Anglo-American settlement in Montgomery County was unveiled on Feb. 25, at the Nat Hart Davis …

Around Town March 2017 Around Town March 2017

THE UNITED STATES DAUGHTERS OF 1812 CELEBRATES 125TH ANNIVERSARY OF NATIONAL SOCIETY
The United States Daughters of 1812, Thomas Bay chapter celebrated a “Founder’s Day” Open House hosted by Janisue Rigel and Davena Rigel-Liepman to honor …

Around Town December 2016 Around Town December 2016

MARKET STREET NAMES TWO-YEAR-OLD NEAR-DROWNING VICITM AS 2016 LIGHTING LUMINARY
Two-year-old Dominic Larkin of The Woodlands was selected to light up Market Street and its 70-foot Christmas tree as part of the “Market Street in Lights” …

Around Town November 2016 Around Town November 2016

THE UNITED STATES DAUGHTERS OF 1812, THOMAS BAY CHAPTER WELCOMES JROTC
During the recent meeting of the United States Daughters (USD) of 1812, Thomas Bay chapter, held at the Carriage Inn in Conroe, area JROTC …

Around Town October 2016 Around Town October 2016

UNITED STATES DAUGHTERS OF 1812, THOMAS BAY CHAPTER RAISE FUNDS FOR JROTC
Officers of the United States Daughters of 1812 (USD), Thomas Bay Chapter recently met with Conrad Doss, president of the JROTC Foundation. The USD …

Around Town August 2016 Around Town August 2016

JUNIOR LEAGUE OF THE WOOD­LANDS DONATES $80K TO COMMUNITY DURING ANNUAL DINNER
Junior League of The Woodlands, Inc., (JLTW) recently hosted its May Annual Dinner at The Woodlands Country Club – Palmer Course to recap the …

Around Town September 2016 Around Town September 2016

THE UNITED STATES DAUGHTERS OF 1812, THOMAS BAY CHAPTER PROMOTE PATRIOTISM
The United States Daughters of 1812 (USD), Thomas Bay chapter, recently held its Awards Luncheon at the August Pines Golf Club. Members of the Brazos …

Around Town July 2016 Around Town July 2016

LOCAL WOMEN ELECTED STATE OFFICERS OF THE TEXAS SOCIETY SOUTHERN DAMES OF AMERICA
During the recent annual meeting of the Texas Society Southern Dames of America (SDA), held in New Braunfels, Janisue Rigel, who resides in …

Around Town June 2016 Around Town June 2016

THE WOODLANDS AREA ECONO­MIC DEVELOPMENT PARTNERSHIP JOINS THE MONTGOMERY COUNTY FOOD BANK FOR A DAY OF SERVICE
The Woodlands Area Economic Develop­ment Partnership (EDP) held its second annual Day of Service benefitting The Montgomery County Food Bank …

Around Town May 2016 Around Town May 2016

MCYS ANNOUNCES BRIDGE BUILDER AWARDS
Montgomery County Youth Services (MCYS) recently honored community and MCYS leaders with the presentation of the 2015 Bridge Builder Awards at their annual meeting. MCYS executive director John Bracken named …

Around Town April 2016 Around Town April 2016

INTERFAITH OF THE WOODLANDS AND INTERFAITH COMMUNITY CLINIC NAME NEW PRESIDENT AND CEO
The Board of Directors for Interfaith of The Woodlands and Interfaith Community Clinic have announced Missy Herndon will assume the position as president …

Around Town March 2016 Around Town March 2016

LMC CLASS OF 2016 ENJOYS PUBLIC SAFETY SESSION
The Leadership Montgomery County (LMC) Class of 2016 recently enjoyed a day learning about public safety in Montgomery County at the LMC Public Safety Session sponsored by the …

Around Town February 2016 Around Town February 2016

THE WOODLANDS ARTS COUNCIL NAMES FOUR NEW BOARD MEMBERS
The Woodlands Arts Council (TWAC), a nonprofit organization, has appointed four new members to its board – Heather Dickens, Sue Burke Harrington, Dr. Maria Holmes and Mary …

Around Town January 2016 Around Town January 2016

WOODLANDS ELITE CHEER DONATES MORE THAN 600 POUNDS OF FOOD TO INTERFAITH FOOD PANTRY
Cheerleaders from Woodlands Elite Cheer collected more than six hundred pounds of food for Interfaith’s Food Pantry. “I love giving to Interfaith …

Around Town December 2015 Around Town December 2015

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY BUILDS NEW AND EXPANDED “RESTORE” HOME IMPROVEMENT RESALE SHOP
Habitat for Humanity of Montgomery County announced the construction of its new ReStore building, thanks to $1 million in donations from Woodforest National Bank …

Around Town November 2015 Around Town November 2015

MONTGOMERY COUNTY UNITED WAY HOLDS ANNUAL CAMPAIGN KICK-OFF
The House of Blues tent at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion was rocked one last time on Oct.6 with the annual Montgomery County United Way Campaign Kick-Off and …

Around Town October 2015 Around Town October 2015

KEVIN BRADY HELPS CELEBRATE 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF MCABW – Montgomery County Association of Business Women celebrated its 10th anniversary on Aug. 25, with over 100 people in attendance at the monthly lunch meeting. The Honorable …

Around Town September 2015 Around Town September 2015

MARKET STREET CHARITY DONATES TO COMMUNITY PARTNERS OF MONTGOMERY COUNTY
As part of its Change for Charity initiative, Market Street recently donated more than $3,500 to Community Partners of Mont­gomery County. The funds were raised by …

Around Town August 2015 Around Town August 2015

“PINK PALS” RAISE MORE THAN $15,000 FOR MEMORIAL HERMANN IN THE PINK OF HEALTH
“Pink Pals” – an initiative launched this year by the Memorial Hermann In the Pink of Health committee – is raising funds …

Around Town Jul 2015 Around Town Jul 2015

INTERFAITH COMMUNITY CLINIC HEALTHY KIDS FESTIVAL HELD AT FORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
More than 50 children participated in the 2015 Healthy Kids Festival hosted by The Interfaith Community Clinic (ICC) on Saturday, May 9, at Ford Elementary …

Around Town Jun 2015 Around Town Jun 2015

MARGARET MONTGOMERY CHAPTER CELEBRATES RICHARD E. WILLIAMS, DAR MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT
The Margaret Montgomery Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution and the Texas Society DAR has honored Richard E. Williams with its highest award, the …

Around Town May 2015 Around Town May 2015

GALA BRINGS IN MORE THAN $100,000 TO SUPPORT YOUNG TEXAS ARTISTS MUSIC COMPETITION
Susie Pokorski, chair and executive director of the Young Texas Artists Music Competition (YTA), reports that the fourth annual Bach, Beethoven & Barbecue …

Around Town April 2015 Around Town April 2015

HERITAGE TRAILS CHAPTER, NSDAR, PRESENTS DAR GOOD CITIZENS AWARDS
During the recent DAR Good Citizens meeting held at the Cypresswood Country Club, the Heritage Trails DAR chapter presented its annual awards to outstanding high school seniors. …