It has only been three days since Hurricane Harvey hit the Texas coast, and the city of Houston continues to feel the effects of the historic storm. The 49 inches of rain recorded in southeast Houston is the greatest amount ever recorded from a tropical weather system in the lower 48 states, and the rain hasn’t stopped yet. read more…
New private school slated to open in The Woodlands by fall 2017
ASD Hope, Inc., a nonprofit organization founded by local educators, is in the process of opening Texas Autism Academy in The Woodlands by fall 2017. Community leaders in business, politics, education and health care came together Saturday morning to learn about the new private school, which is integrated with Applied Behavior Analysis tactics, while focusing on the benefits of early intervention. click here for complete story
The dining scene in The Woodlands is exploding with a variety of terrific choices in lovely tree-flocked and lakeside settings. From a roster of steakhouses, a French bakery-cafe, a locavore kitchen, wine bar, country barbecue and more, here are eight tasty reasons to take a road trip north! click here for complete story
His mansion in The Woodlands, Texas includes six bedrooms, nine full baths, three half baths, and an attached garage for four cars.
There’s also a two-story guest house, large pool, hot tubs, and various other amenities all around the beautiful property. Golf-lovers would adore this house – it’s located right on a golf course with it’s own golf house included. The game room also has a golf simulator built in. click here for complete story & photo gallery
Don Gebert moved “to the middle of nowhere” in the early 1970s and had to have an electrician run a line for half a mile in the piney woods 30 miles north of downtown Houston just to light up his newly built home.
A pastor from Philadelphia, he had come to develop social services in what would become The Woodlands — an innovative master-planned community envisioned by Texas billionaire George Mitchell. The arrival of Gebert’s seven-member family increased the population by 10 percent. click here for complete story
The LSU volleyball team is teeming with freshmen.
Seven of the 18 Tigers on the roster are in their first year at LSU, but for Gina Tillis, Kelly Quinn and Mimi Eugene, their bond goes beyond their first few months in Baton Rouge. Tillis hails from Rockwall, Texas, just northeast of Dallas. Quinn is from The Woodlands, Texas, about 30 miles north of Houston, the city Eugene calls home.
More than 250 total miles separated the three of them in the Lone Star State, but Tillis, Quinn and Eugene crossed paths frequently thanks to club volleyball. click here for complete story
Texas A&M Corps of Cadets Commander, David Trigg returned to the Woodlands as a guest speaker during the Veterans Day celebration on Tuesday at Town Green Park in The Woodlands. The Highly decorated Aggie & Woodlands High School graduate thoughtfully ended his remarks with “The only thing a 21-year-old kid has the right to say, ‘Thank you for your service, and God bless.”