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Friday, March 5th, 2021



Southwest SIDS to shut down after more than 30 years

Citing improved SIDS death rates and the pandemic's cut to outreach, Southwest SIDS will shut its doors by the end of the month. Read more


Freeport LNG contributes $1 million toward BISD CTE

Today’s students may be tomorrow’s industry employees, so Freeport LNG has a vested interest in student success — and continues to invest, with a recent donation of $1 million to Brazosport ISD’s Major Giving Campaign. Read more


Jones Creek fish fry to aid in home water pipe repairs

The Jones Creek Marshal’s Office, Jones Creek Volunteer Fire Department and the Jones Creek Farmers Market are teaming up to host a fish fry fundraiser Saturday at the farmers market to help people in and around Jones Creek with their water pipe repairs. Read more

Chat with Specialists at the Brain Fair

ANGLETON — Neurologists Dr. Blair Krell and Dr. L.F. Barnwell will be available to meet local residents and answer their questions during t… Read more

ACC and SFA Sign Articulation Agreement

ALVIN — Alvin Community College signed an articulation agreement with Stephen F. Austin State University during a virtual ceremony Feb. 22 … Read more

Community calendar for March 5, 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


Teenager arrested for burglary string

FREEPORT — A 17-year-old man remained in the Brazoria County jail Thursday after being accused os stealing a handgun from an unlocked vehic… Read more


Plans moving forward on reforestation between LJ apartments, neighborhood

Plans are closer to completion for reforestation of an environmental buffer between an incoming apartment complex and an existing single-family residence neighborhood. Read more


Heritage Day Celebration highlights unique past of Brazoria County

The Brazoria Heritage Foundation's Heritage Day Celebration promotes the unique past of Brazoria County. Saturday's event from 9 a.m. through 5 p.m. advertising a cattle show, a parade, food and craft vendors, a petting zoo and so much more. Read more


Public schools wary to move quickly under new COVID guidance

The state’s top education officials are leaving it up to local public school districts how they’ll respond to the governor lifting the stat… Read more



Gulf Coast Relays set to open

Back for another run will be the 72nd running of the Gulf Coast Relays hosted by Brazoswood and Brazosport High Schools at Hopper Field. Read more


Wildcats continue slow start

ANGLETON — Trying to find the right formula the Angleton Wildcats can only keep playing baseball hoping that some how the turnaround is just around the corner. Read more


Warriors make it to semifinals

With their key players leading the way, the Angleton Christian Warriors took care of their first opponent at the Texas Christian Athletic L… Read more


Bucs fall to Texas City in baseball, 3-1

The Brazoswood Buccaneers lost to Texas City in their first game in the Southern Brazoria County Tournament. The 3-1 loss included four errors. Read more

Weather Today

Scattered showers


70° 55°

Chance of showers. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 50s.

Cloud Coverage:87%
Wind:SE at 9 mph
Chance of Rain:40%
UV Index:4 Moderate
Sunrise:06:42:08 AM
Sunset:06:23:58 PM

This Week's Forecast

Scattered showersFri
40%70° 55°
Partly cloudySat
7%70° 48°
5%68° 51°
Partly cloudyMon
7%70° 58°
Mostly cloudyTue
24%72° 62°
Partly cloudyWed
24%75° 63°
Partly cloudyThu
24%75° 63°