2017 iGoPink College Scholarship

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The Breast Cancer Charities of America understands the importance of giving back to one’s community. It’s because of this that we have developed a program for local high school and college students that provides them the opportunity to follow their dreams of seeking higher education. The iGoPink Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship awarded to graduating seniors and current college student’s who’s caregiver has been diagnosed with breast cancer.

Click here to view application

Girls Basketball: Oak Ridge beats The Woodlands for first time in 12 years

aazaaOver the past seven days, the Oak Ridge Lady War Eagles have been wreaking havoc in District 12-6A by utilizing the full depth of their bench and playing aggressively on both ends of the court for 32 minutes.

The Woodlands caught the full brunt of the Lady War Eagles’ non-stop attack Tuesday night, as they routed the Lady Highlanders 66-36. It marked the first time Oak Ridge has beaten The Woodlands since Jan. 26, 2005. Read more…

Theatre: Casting Set for the Class Act Production of Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor dreamcoat

Performances begin at the Nancy Bock Center for Performing Arts Theatre in March.

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Casting has been announced for Class Act’s production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, which is set to begin performances March 3 at the Nancy Bock Center for Performing Arts Theatre, 3800 S Panther Creek Dr, The Woodlands, TX 77381 in March. Under the direction of Keith Brumfield, the limited engagement will continue through March 5.

The cast will feature Peter McPoland as Joseph and Collin Rue as Jacob (Joseph’s Father).

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is a musical or operetta with lyrics by Tim Rice and music by Andrew Lloyd Webber. The story is based on the “coat of many colors” story of Joseph from the Bible’s Book of Genesis. This was the first Lloyd Webber and Rice musical to be performed publicly (the first, The Likes of Us, written in 1965, was not performed until 2005).

The show has little spoken dialogue; it is completely sung-through. Its family-friendly storyline, universal themes and catchy music have resulted in numerous productions

Performances will be offered:

  • Fri. Mar. 3, 2017 at 7:30pm
  • Sat. Mar 4, 2017 at 2:30pm and 7:30pm
  • Sun. Mar 5, 2017 2:30pm

Tickets available at Will Call one hour prior to show time.  E-Mail or by calling (281) 292-6779.

Boys Basketball: Conroe tops Oak Ridge in close 12-6A opener

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Conroe and Oak Ridge opened up competition in District 12-6A Friday night with an exciting, back-and-forth battle that came down to the final minute of the game.

It had been a bit of an off night for Jay Lewis up until the fourth quarter, where he scored 13 of his 19 points, making big play after big play to lead the Tigers to a 59-55 win over Oak Ridge in The Pit at Conroe High School. Read more…

Girls Basketball: College Park enjoying success with first-year coach Weese

920x920Although it’s still early in the District 12-6A girls basketball season, College Park’s win at Conroe Tuesday night was a sign of just how far the Lady Cavaliers program has come in just a few months.

Beating the Tigerettes 59-50 gave them their second win over a district team that reached the playoffs a year ago for a 2-0 start. College Park had only beaten Conroe once over the previous three seasons. Last Friday, the Lady Cavs took a victory over The Woodlands for the first time in seven years. read more…

Spirit Airlines adds Nonstop, daily service from Bush to Newark Airport

aassasWhile you’re planning for spring and summer 2017, Spirit Airlines wants to give Houstonians some ideas. The low-cost airline announced on Tuesday that it’s adding two new routes from Houston’s big airport, otherwise known as George Bush Intercontinental Airport, or IAH.

Nonstop, daily year-round service from Bush to Newark Liberty International Airport, and a seasonal route to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, both begin on April 27. Read more…