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Around Town May 2013 Around Town May 2013

CONGRESSMAN SPEAKS AT MONTGOMERY COUNTY REPUBLICAN WOMEN’S CLUB MEETING. Congressman Kevin Brady spoke at the Montgomery County Republican Women’s Club meeting on March 28 about the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.
Congressman Brady is …

Around Town April 2013 Around Town April 2013

 
CWJF JOINS SISTER CHAPTERS TO SERVE WOMEN AND CHILDREN. The women of Cypress-Woodlands Junior Forum  donated 117 pairs of pajamas for the event “PJ’s and Pancakes” and spent a morning cooking pancakes to serve to …

Around Town Mar 2013 Around Town Mar 2013

(L-R) K.T. Jackson, Julie Faubel, Cheree Page,  Mary Lea Kirk, Susan Stockholm and Alice Melancon.
new officers installed for montgomery county republican women’s club. The new Montgomery County Republican Women’s Club officers for 2013 are Mary …

Around Town Feb 2013 Around Town Feb 2013

THE WOODLANDS WATCH AND NATIONAL NIGHT OUT PROGRAMS EARN AWARDS. The International Society of Crime Prevention Practitioners recognized The Woodlands Watch, a program of The Woodlands Township, as Community Based Crime Prevention Program of the Year …

Around Town Jan 2013 Around Town Jan 2013

LONE SRAR LABRADOODLES DONATES PUPPY LOVE TO RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE.
It’s not easy getting six Australian Labradoodles to take time out of their busy day of playing, eating and sleeping to pose for a photograph, …

Around Town Dec 2012 Around Town Dec 2012

ST. LUKE’S HOSTS “BE AWARE” BREAST HEALTH LUNCHEON. Promoting awareness and early detection, St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital held its fourth annual “BeAware” breast health luncheon to inform and encourage women in the community to …

Around Town Nov 2012 Around Town Nov 2012

HOUSTON MEMBERS OF DAR HOLD NSDAR LEADERSHIP POSITIONS. Lynn Forney Young, recording secretary general NSDAR and Texas Honored Daughter, and Pamela Rouse Wright, the DAR State Regent of Texas, represent the Lady Washington chapter in …

Around Town Oct 2012 Around Town Oct 2012

MEMBERS OF MICKEY’S MAJORETTES COMPETE AT JUNIOR OLYMPICS. Nine members of Mickey’s Majorettes, a baton twirling group from The Woodlands, competed at the Junior Olympics in downtown Houston. Girls, who  range in age from 12-22 …

Around Town Sept 2012 Around Town Sept 2012

NSDAR MEMBERS HELP RESTORE TEXAS GOVERNOR’S MANSION. Houston and surrounding area DAR members raised funds for the Governor’s Mansion Restoration Fund. Lynn Forney Young, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution recording secretary general, was …

Around Town August 2012 Around Town August 2012

UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX LITTLE FIRECRACKER ESSAY CONTEST WINNERS. The University of Phoenix selected Rylan Brickhouse as the grand prize winner of the 2012 Little Firecracker Essay Contest.
Brickhouse’s essay was among the many responding to the …

Around Town July 2012 Around Town July 2012

WOODLANDS STUDENT HONORED AT MILITARY ACADEMY SEND-OFF CEREMONY. Sen. John Cornyn hosted a Military Academy Send-Off Ceremony for Texas students who will be attending the nation’s military academies this year. Michael McGee of The Woodlands …

Around Town June 2012 Around Town June 2012

WOODLANDS DIVER TO COMPETE IN OLYMPIC TRIALS JUNE 17-24. Diver Christina Loukas, who now lives and trains in The Woodlands, will compete at the U.S. Olympic team trials in Seattle from June 17-24. If she …

Around Town May 2102 Around Town May 2102

 
YOUNG TEXAS ARTISTS MUSIC COMPETITION WINNERS ANNOUNCED. The 28th Annual Young Texas Artists Music Competition filled the Crighton Theatre with fans and patrons who came to see eight talented finalists perform at the Entergy Finalists’ …

Around Town Apr 2012 Around Town Apr 2012

HOUSTON ROCKETS SUPPORT THE WOODLANDS CHAPTER OF JACK AND JILL. More than 300 chapter members from Tyler, Dallas, Austin and the Houston metropolitan area cheered the Rockets on to a victory over the New York …

Around Town March 2012 Around Town March 2012

CHILDREN’S MUSEUM EXCEEDS EXPECTATIONS WITH CARLTON WOODS FUNDRAISER. The Woodlands Children’s Museum exceeded expectations at its recent fundraiser held at Carlton Woods in The Woodlands. The “Wreath Havoc” event, chaired by Anne Dunlap, was hosted …

Around Town February 2012 Around Town February 2012

WOMEN’S CENTER RECEIVES DONATION FROM SAWDUST ROAD BAPTIST CHURCH. For the second year in a row, Sawdust Road Baptist Church collected new and used purses and filled them with toiletry items and makeup for each woman …

Around Town January 2012 Around Town January 2012

PAM MASSEY RECEIVES CHARLES B. HARDING AWARD. The Arthritis Foundation honored Pamela R. Massey with its highest nationwide volunteer award, the Charles B. Harding Award for Distinguished Service. This annual award recognizes a volunteer who …

Around Town December 2011 Around Town December 2011

WOODLANDS RESIDENT RECEIVES AWARD FROM DAR. Woodlands resident Dottie Wainwright received the Women in American History award from the Daughters of the American Revolution. Wainwright serves as state chairman and national vice chairman for the …

Around Town November 2011 Around Town November 2011

HERMAN CAIN VISITS HOUSTON TO SUPPORT LOCAL JOB READINESS PROGRAM. Herman Cain was the keynote speaker at the Annual Breakfast of The WorkFaith Connection, which was attended by 450 people in Houston. The agenda was …

Around Town October 2011 Around Town October 2011

HERITAGE TRAILS CHAPTER DAR RECEIVE AWARDS OF SERVICE. The Heritage Trails chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution received many Awards of Excellence during the 2011 Texas State Conference and  NSDAR Continental Congress in …

Around Town September 2011 Around Town September 2011

 
THE WOODLANDS KIWANIS CLUB CONTRIBUTES TO NEW DANVILLE. The Woodlands Kiwanis Club presented a check to the New Danville community during a recent meeting. This contribution came from proceeds of the table contributions at the …

Around Town August 2011 Around Town August 2011

COMMUNITY-WIDE BABY SHOWER EXCEEDS GOAL. Interfaith of The Woodlands joined ABC Channel 13 and the March of Dimes for the first Montgomery County Caring Cradles Community Wide Baby Shower in June.
Interfaith of The Woodlands, the …