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I literally love my nieces and nephews

I had the great privilege of spending the weekend in Dallas with my family. My parents live about 20 minutes away from my fabulous sister Carla, who has been married for 18 years to my fabulous … more

Peña sentencing delayed

The sentencing hearing for former Austin County Tax Assessor-Collector Marcus Pena, originally scheduled for Jan. 22, was delayed to March 8, Texas Attorney General’s Office prosecutor Julie Stone … more

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WoodmenLife Coat Drive WoodmenLife Chapter 105 of Sealy is sponsoring a coat drive in conjunction with the First Baptist Church. All sizes of coats are welcomed and may be dropped off at the … more

Elementary construction continues amid weather

After a brief delay by winter weather, construction at the site of the new Sealy Elementary School resumed late last week as members of the Sealy ISD school board and members of the committee that … more

Weather causes two-day shutdown in Sealy

Ice and snow prompted a brief shut-down of city government, local businesses and Sealy schools last week. The hazardous conditions came through late Jan. 15 and roads were still being sanded the … more

Q&A with the coach

We sat down with Coach Brian Barone this week – by phone, since he’s on the road with his team in Illinois – to ask him how the season is going and what advice he’d give to young players. … more

Adulting is hard; parenting is harder

About five years ago we looked at our then-1 ½-year-old and realized our school days were numbered. Our little guy was growing up fast and before we knew it, the time would come for him to enroll in … more

Hurricane recovery efforts continue with much still to do

AUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott on Jan. 17 extended for 30 days the state disaster declaration for counties affected by Hurricane Harvey, which pounded and flooded the Gulf Coast and moved deeply inland, … more

2017-2018 Sealy High School Honor Roll

Ninth Grade All A’s Noelia Arriaga, Brayden Ashorn, Patricia Ashorn, Coral becerra Dominguez, Jordyn Davila, Allyson Dickens, Kody Dirba, Cameron Eschenburg, Cesar Gonzalez Vidal. Jesus … more

Sheriff's Report

The Austin County Sheriff’s Office released a report of arrests and bookings for Jan. 5-11. Inclusion in the report does not implicate guilt. Robert Gonzales was arrested for displaying … more

‘Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond’ is a brilliant inside look

Before college, I had no idea who Andy Kaufman was. I had heard the name before, I knew of his trailblazing comedic legacy but my knowledge of him stopped there. As I met friends more cultured than … more

Faith Academy Second nine weeks honor students

A Honor Roll Kindergarten Zoe Clark Levi Gunter Eden Hargrave Tucker Louviere Piper Maddox Jared Maresh Maya Wallace First grade Juliana Blazek Justin … more

Make game day a win

It’s game day, which means your party needs food and needs it fast. Use recipes that can pump up the crowd this season and make every game a win. These quick recipes for an olive bar flatbread … more

Camp Brisket helps novice pitmasters feed masses

COLLEGE STATION – Nothing beats good brisket and Texas barbecue, but smoking brisket on a barbecue pit can be a daunting task for the novice. “I love barbecuing in general, but the brisket is … more

Worksite wellness programming is focus of North Texas workshop

GRAPEVINE – A Jan. 16 workshop aims to help workplace administrators implement and monitor employee wellness programs. The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service workshop, Building a Healthy … more

Centerpiece installed at 36 and Main Street

This cement ‘centerpiece’ recently was installed on the City Hall side of Main Street facing an identical structure across Texas 36. Orange traffic cones were placed around it shortly after … more

Blinn College posts record enrollment during winter minimester

Blinn College enrolled 1,845 students for the winter 2018 minimester, an 8.7 percent increase over the previous year and the highest winter minimester total in College history. Students enrolled … more

Money-saving tips for the new year

I recently got an email reminding me that my subscription to the best magazine on the planet, InStyle, was up for renewal and that they’d gladly take $35 or so out of my bank account … more

Oprah for president? Not so fast

I have a lot to say about the Jan. 7 broadcast of the Golden Globes, and about one-third of it is printable. Oprah Winfrey is lovely. She gives a heck of a speech. There’s no question she’s a … more

City honors law enforcement

Mayor Janice Whitehead, right, reads a proclamation during the Jan. 9 city council meeting to honor local law enforcement officers. more
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