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The Galveston County Daily News: Friendswood

August 26, 2016

Friendswood

Top Story

Friendswood, Texas City look to gain upper hand in close, friendly rivalry

For the 17th straight season, Texas City and Friendswood will square off on the gridiron tonight, in a series — currently knotted 8-8 — that’s as close as they come.

  • icon Posted: August 25

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Wednesday 08/24/2016
Clear Creek ISD forms new Parent Assistance Center, names director
Posted: August 24, 2016

Clear Creek ISD has formed a new center meant to make it easier for parents to get answers and resolutions when problems arise with their children at school.

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Chamber, businesses welcome new CCISD teachers
Posted: August 24, 2016

As Jaycob Freeman surveyed the hundreds of teachers gathered at the South Shore Harbour Resort in League City on Aug. 11, he realized he had come full circle.

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Our rain prospects and keeping an eye on the Tropics
Posted: August 24, 2016

Mostly dry, hot weather has returned to Southeast Texas, but the outlook is for rain chances to improve later this week and remain reasonably high through the early part of next week. The high pressure that built back into our area over the past few days is expected to retreat back north. This will allow for an influx of deep Gulf moisture in association with an upper-level trough expected to move west.

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Tuesday 08/23/2016
Pearland rallies to take five-set nail-biter against Friendswood
Posted: August 23, 2016

Friendswood could not hold on for what would have been another signature pre-district win Tuesday, as the Pearland Lady Oilers came from behind to hand the Lady Mustangs a 18-25, 25-22, 25-21, 21-25, 11-15 defeat.

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Wind shift changes anglers' luck
Posted: August 23, 2016

What a difference wind direction makes on fishing! Tuesday morning was a good example, as reported by Don Peebles. Early Tuesday, Peebles was fishing the jetties with Lamar Welch and Bucky Sanders. The anglers from Friendswood were not having much luck until just after 10 a.m. when the wind shifted to the southeast.

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Monday 08/22/2016
Vote 'yes' on Sept. 10
Posted: August 22, 2016

A new school year began Aug. 22, and our children headed back into the classrooms to be challenged, encouraged and engaged in higher-level thinking skills by their dedicated teachers.

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Realtor charged with trespassing in Friendswood home she sold
Posted: August 22, 2016

A Houston realtor is accused of breaking into a Friendswood residence with a man a day after she closed the sale on the house, police said.

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Versatility of team co-captain Cade Roenne an X-factor for Friendswood
Posted: August 22, 2016

On a team that has a quarterback on seemingly every Houston-area preseason football magazine cover and watch list, it may be easy to overlook the other pieces that complete a team’s puzzle.

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Sunday 08/21/2016
We need you to vote in favor Sept. 10
Posted: August 21, 2016

These days, one chooses carefully with whom one discusses “the election” lest the conversation take an unpleasant turn. But if you reside in the Friendswood Independent School District, you can be part of an incredibly positive election process Sept. 10.

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