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NAVASOTA WOMAN ELECTROCUTED AFTER CAR HITS UTILITY POLE

A Navasota woman was electrocuted after crashing into a utility pole Tuesday morning. DPS reports around 11:15 a.m., a vehicle driven by 50-year-old Urania Sweet was traveling northbound on County Road 304, near Stoneham, when it hydroplaned and struck a utility pole. Sweet put her car in reverse. According to...
NAVASOTA, TX
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FAITH MISSION INTRODUCES SPRING 2023 INTERNS

Faith Mission gives a warm welcome to its newest spring interns. Gary Darby and Thalia Bond are spending part of their spring semester with Faith Mission through their courses at Prairie View A&M University. Since 2009, Faith Mission has provided field practicum and real world training to students and prospective social workers from colleges and universities around the state.
PRAIRIE VIEW, TX
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PVAMU honors revered alumnus with auditorium naming ceremony

(Ret.) Lieutenant Colonel Benny L. Lockett ’61 exemplified a lifelong devotion to serving others. On Jan. 18, Prairie View A&M University’s Office of the President, College of Agriculture and Human Sciences dignitaries, as well as family and friends gathered to rename the auditorium of the Cooperative Extension Program building after the retired military veteran.
PRAIRIE VIEW, TX
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Grant from Office of the Governor Fuels Research Dedicated to Improving Mental Health of First Responders

PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas (January 26, 2023) — An associate professor at Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) has been awarded a grant to fuel research focused on understanding and supporting the mental health needs of first responders while also considering how these needs may vary based on their racial, gender and cultural identities. The research project explores how intervention efforts that promote a positive work environment and increase coping skills can improve the health outcomes of those in the first responder community.
PRAIRIE VIEW, TX
Navasota Examiner

In a herd of trouble

A Grimes County woman was arrested and charged with shooting and killing multiple head of cattle on her neighbor’s ranch. Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association Special Ranger Brent Mast and Grimes County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to CR 244 and discovered numerous cattle had been shot and killed dating back to September 2022.
GRIMES COUNTY, TX
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Classroom Champion: Ryan Wrobleski from Richards High School

Richards, Texas (KBTX) - This weeks news 3 sports classroom champion is Ryan Wrobleski. The Richards High School senior earned a 3.95 grade point average and is a consistent member of the All A Honor Roll. His Academic Achievements include Daughters of the American Revolution’s Citizen Award and National Honors Society. Not surprising that his work ethic in the classroom is exemplary.
RICHARDS, TX
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BRENHAM TAKING PART IN DISTRICT SWIM MEET

Members of the Brenham High School Swim Team are taking part in the District Swim Meet, which begins today (Friday) at the Michael D. Holland Aquatic Center in Magnolia. Brenham is sending 18 swimmers to the meet to compete in a variety of individual and relay events. They will be...
BRENHAM, TX
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Soccer teams each off to strong start

The boys varsity soccer team for the boys is 6-3-1 overall and 1-0 in district play. In their last on January 24th, the Coogs took down the Waller Bulldogs 5-0 and take on their cross-town rivals Tomball Memorial at home today. The Coogs biggest win was over the Spring Lions who they dominated by 10 goals to 0.
TOMBALL, TX
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Texas Lottery ticket worth $1 million, purchased near Houston in July, remains unclaimed as deadline approaches

Someone who purchased a winning lottery ticket near Houston last summer has until Wednesday afternoon to claim their $1 million prize. The Texas Lottery Commission said the "quick pick" ticket purchased at Fuel Maxx #47, located at 420 University Dr. in Prairie View, matched all five of the white-ball numbers drawn during the Mega Millions drawing on July 29 – 13, 36, 45, 57 and 67 – but not the gold Mega Ball number, 14. The ticket is worth $1 million, according to the lottery commission, but only if the prize is claimed by 5 p.m. Central time Wednesday, which represents the lottery's 180-day claim deadline from the time of the drawing.
HOUSTON, TX
Navasota Examiner

City TIRZ board OKs project, finance plan

The newly created City of Navasota TIRZ board held a Special Meeting Monday, Jan. 23, and appointed Bert Miller chairman and Grant Holt vice chairman. The board also approved the Final Project and Finance Plan for the City’s Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone. Plan projects include infrastructure improvements, including detention/drainage,...
NAVASOTA, TX
Navasota Examiner

NHS Choir members qualify for State

Eleven Navasota High School Choir members medaled at the Regional Solo & Ensemble contest and five qualified for State. To qualify for the Texas State Solo & Ensemble Competition on May 29 in Austin, students must perform a class 1 solo or ensemble piece and receive a superior rating. Freshman Jalen Jackson, senior Keyana Richardson, and juniors Abigail Mahan, Raymundo Diaz and Rey’shanica Reed each advanced to State.
NAVASOTA, TX