Category: News

Theatre | The Red Door Theatre Company coming soon to The Woodlands

the-red-door-theatre-company-00The Red Door Theatre Company, a non-profit organization, will open Jan. 15 at 1087 Pruitt Road, The Woodlands. The theatre company offers classes such as acting, fashion design, stage makeup, playwriting, theatre history and set and costume design. Students ages 6 to 18 may apply.

An open house will be held Jan. 11-12 for parents and students from 6:30-8:30 p.m on both nights. 281-542-0500. www.thereddoortheatrecompany.com

Popbar Handcrafted Frozen Treats To Open At Market Street In 2018

Popbar, a purveyor of customizable popGelato, popSorbetto, and yogurtPops, will open its doors at Market Street next to Alex & Ani during the first quarter of 2018.

Popbar serves handcrafted gelato, sorbetto, and yogurt in a new way – on a stick.  All pops are made in-house daily with all natural ingredients.  On the menu, guests will find 40+ rotating flavors ranging from classics (Chocolate, Vanilla) to the more unique (Green Tea, Passion Fruit), and even seasonal ones too (Watermelon, Pumpkin Pie).  Pops are customizable with premium dippings and toppings that include dark, milk, and white chocolate, nuts, sprinkles, waffle cone, caramel corn, and more.

popWich-gelato-sandwich-2At Popbar, a mouthwatering experience awaits everyone, even those looking for vegan, dairy-free, gluten-free, and soy-free options.  All popSorbettos are vegan-dairy-gluten-soy-free, and all popGelatos and yogurtPops are gluten-soy free.  Other indulgences include Hot Chocolate on a Stick, Frozen Hot Chocolate, the Double Shake (Popbar’s take on a milkshake, made with any two pops), and the newest addition to the menu, the popWich, which allows customers to customize their very own gelato sandwich on a stick.

To keep up with everything Popbar, follow the brand on Instagram @popbar and Facebook @popbarUSA, or visit www.pop-bar.com.

Football | Johnson continuing to improve at QB for Highlanders

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The Woodlands quarterback Quinton Johnson (12) throws a pass during the varsity football game against Oak Ridge on Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, at Woodforest Bank Stadium.

While the weather radar indicated only a light pregame rain shower would hit Woodforest Bank Stadium on Friday evening, The Woodlands quarterback Quinton Johnson and the rest of the Highlanders were ready to take the venue by storm.

They did just that, pulling away from Oak Ridge in the second half for a resounding 49-14 victory. Johnson, who started his third game for The Woodlands this season, was a key contributor as the No. 8 state-ranked Highlanders (4-1, 3-0) moved into sole possession of first place in District 12-6A. continue reading

Football | Conroe snaps losing streak, tops College Park on homecoming

 

A strong third quarter helped Conroe pull away for a 25-10 win over visiting College Park at Moorhead Stadium on Friday. The Tigers (1-5, 1-2) not only picked up their first win of the season, but also snapped an 11-game losing streak in the process. continue reading

Football | The Woodlands hands Oak Ridge first loss of season

 

The Woodlands has knocked its opponent from the ranks of the unbeaten for the second consecutive week.

The Highlanders handed Oak Ridge its first loss of the season on Friday night at Woodforest Bank Stadium, using a stout defensive performance and a balanced attack on offense to pull away in the second half for a convincing 49-14 victory. continue reading

Football | Bryeton Gilford and Highlanders hand Oak Ridge first loss of the season

7V7A1875The battle of the district 12-6A unbeaten was underway at Woodforest Bank Stadium Friday night as the Oak Ridge War Eagles played host to The Woodlands Highlanders. continue reading

Conroe ISD approves new headmaster of Academy for Science and Health Professions

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At their meeting Tuesday night, the Conroe ISD Board of Trustees approved Dr. Terri Benson as the new Headmaster of the Academy for Science and Health Professions.

In addressing the Board, Dr. Benson stated, “Thank you so much for the incredible opportunity to lead the Academy for Science and Health Professions, and for placing faith in me to continue the academic excellence at Conroe High School in the capacity of Headmaster. Dr. Papadimitriou has created a unique and special organization, and I am truly honored and humbled to follow him and commit to furthering the positive culture and collegiate preparation of the students.”

Dr. Benson currently serves as the associate principal of curriculum and instruction at Conroe High School. She has also served as an assistant principal and teacher at Conroe High School. She is filling the position formerly held by Dr. Michael Papadimitriou who will be opening the new Academy for Careers in Engineering and Science in 2018 that will be housed at Oak Ridge High School.

Family, friends and colleagues of Dr. Benson joined her at the meeting to show their support.