The Facts - Headlines
Wednesday, June 23rd, 2021



BISD's new CTE Center set to guide futures

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Lake Jackson Council hears plans for water, downtown ideas

After a drop in water pressure over the weekend triggered a precautionary boil water notice, city leaders were quick to identify what happened and take steps to prevent the situation from happening again. Read more


Brazosport ISD planning financially, approves teacher pay raise

The Brazosport ISD Board of Trustees unanimously approved a 2 percent of market median salary increase for all employees on the district’s teacher pay matrix for the 2021-22 school year. Read more


Freeport advance lift station rehab projects

FREEPORT — Several Freeport lift stations are set for a more than $1 million makeover after council approved the project’s $152,263 task or… Read more


THE SCOOP: Local organizations provide cooling

Three organizations are working together to provide cooling for local residents, while another collaborated with the local Hispanic chamber of commerce to provide technology for the elderly and Community Health Network. There’s even more going on in Brazoria County, in this week’s Scoop. Read more


Warriors Refuge supports veterans with community support

For Warriors Refuge director Cliff Robertson, it’s been “a rare honor” to be part of the organization and everything they’re doing in the local community. The organization celebrated its two-year anniversary with three ribbon cuttings, one of which commemorated joining the Greater Angleton Chamber of Commerce. Read more

Community calendar for June 23, 2021

Organizations wishing to include an event can send information by fax to 979-265-9052; by email to; by mail to P.O. Box 549, Clute, TX 77531; or drop it off at our office, 720 S. Main St., Clute. To ensure publication, information should be submitted at least three business days before the event. Read more



Angleton advances in 10U play

It was the third meeting between neighboring Angleton and Danbury with Angleton winning the final two to get the title. Read more


3 Bulldogs earn all-state baseball honors

Three Sweeny baseball players were named to the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association 4A All-State team announced last week. Read more


Tourney brings in cash for toys

It started as a toy run years ago but eventually turned into a fishing tournament as well in order to raise funds for a toy run. Read more



OUR VIEWPOINT: Library system a valuable community asset

Libraries have evolved so much over recent decades, patrons don’t even have to be literate to benefit from having them in their community. Read more


COMMENTARY: Supporting local includes newspapers

As we continue to emerge from the pandemic, there’s a sense of relief and optimism that things will return to normal. Long-awaited family g… Read more

Weather Today

Scattered thunderstorms


91° 79°

Morning showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the upper 70s.

Cloud Coverage:44%
Wind:SSE at 12 mph
Chance of Rain:68%
UV Index:10 Very High
Sunrise:06:24:13 AM
Sunset:08:24:20 PM

This Week's Forecast

Scattered thunderstormsWed
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Partly cloudyThu
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Partly cloudyFri
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Partly cloudySat
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Scattered thunderstormsSun
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Scattered thunderstormsMon
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