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Fri
17
Apr

HISD sets 2015-16 school calendar

In a brief regular meeting, the HISD Board of Trustees paid its bills, heard the fourth six weeks attendance report, and set its calendar for the next school year. It also honored students who had done well at the Robertson County Fair and in UIL competition The Board approved the payment of an invoice listing totaling $873,453.40. Board Member Judy Werlinger sked about providing EKG’s for all student athletes, given the number of student deaths during athletic events and practices.
 
Fri
10
Apr

Boys and Girls bake for Easter

by Melissa Freeman
Robertson County News
Tuesday, March 31, kicked off four days of Easter fun at the Boys and Girls Club of Robertson County. The cookie decorating contest was the first of several creative events (Easter art, Easter egg decorating, and the Easter egg hunt, of course) with Destiny, Jennifer, and Aniyah sharing first place for their cookies. One might wonder why no boys made the top three? It’s simple. The prize was the contestant got to eat his or her cookie—a delicious treats baked by the Boys and Girls Club cooking class.

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Fri
10
Apr

Garen Club Yard of the Month

Yard of the month was given to Dan and Chris Roberts at 606 Evans Street for the months of March thru April.

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Fri
27
Mar

Writing as a dream becomes a reality

Mr. James “Frank” Hudson was born in Florida and also lived in Bryan / College Station area before making his home in Calvert, Texas in 1984. Frank and his wife Sandy have one daughter who lives in Ohio. 
 
Fri
27
Feb

Safety first with the rail system

Last week, the chance came for a train ride, in the engine, with safety agents to watch for trucks and cars that have been neglecting the rules for safety on when to cross the railroad tracks. The main target was the tracks in Valley Junction; complaints have been made about the number of trucks that come through that intersection with the disregard for their safety.
 
Fri
13
Feb

SAY CHEESE

Ashley Key and Ruth Gongora are having a joyful day at Prosperity Bank.

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Fri
13
Feb

Mumford band earns 1 at contest

On Saturday, February 7, history was made as the first students from Mumford High School to participate in a University League Solo & Ensemble Contest, held at A&M Consolidated High School, took place. Drue Lubanski and Maria Rodriguez, both Mumford High School Band Students, received a Division I rating from the judge. Drue, a sophomore, performed a Class one solo, the most difficult. He was not qualified for State competition due to memory requirement. Maria, a freshman, performed a Class III solo. They both did an outstanding job.

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Fri
06
Feb

County hot funds available for local groups

In 2001 Cathy Lazarus, as Chair of the Robertson County Historical Commission, asked then State House Representative
Dunnum to sponsor a bill to include Robertson County as one of the eligible counties to levy Hotel Occupancy Tax (HOT
tax).
 
Fri
30
Jan

SAY CHEESE

Wilson’s drugs missing door before it was replaced after Monday’s early morning break in.
 
Fri
23
Jan

Hearne ISD Junior High UIL Academic Achievements

Hearne ISD Junior High students recognized at the Hearne ISD UIL Awards.
 

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