Lines around the building, sleep-deprived locals, pushing and shoving to get to that one last gift. Usually, this is what Balck Friday consists of, but not this year. Stores saw a decrease in line-hungry shoppers this year.
Now that Thanksgiving is officially over, the Christmas season has officially begun, and no better way than letters to Santa.
With Thanksgiving comes Black Friday and stores everywhere are preparing and getting ready for the mobs of people that will be entering their doors early Friday morning.
Celebrating the holidays eary was not a problem when the city came together Wednesday morning to serve a Thanksgiving meal to the community.
A list of restaurants and stores that locals might utilize on Thanksgiving Day that are open, and a list of potential stores that are open last year but closed this year.
It is that time of year The Salvation Army puts out their red kettles and volunteers sign up to to ring the bell to catch citizens of Brazoria County’s attention to donate.
For the past two holiday seasons people have been separated from friends, family and overall community. However, Freeport is once again holding their annual Thanksgiving Superfeast for all of the community to come together once again.
Numerous small local businesses across Brazoria County participated in Open House this past weekend to promote the beginning of the Christmas season. Everyone from owners and shoppers alike, seemed to not be able to get enough of the Christmas spirit.
The Ransons removed “foster” from their family Friday as part of the annual Adoption Day event at the Brazoria County Courthouse. They were one of three families legally unified in Judge Jeremy Warren’s courtroom.
Lake Jackson Mayor Gerald Roznovsky hosted the cities second annual Mayor Lighting of the Tree ceremony following Santa’s Pajama Jam at the Lake Jackson Civic Center. The ceremony was followed by children getting to dance and right letters to Santa Claus in his Letters to Santa Workshop.
The City of Clute Parks and Recreation Department and The Great Texas Mosquito Festival brought home six “Best in Texas” awards from the 2021 Kaliff Marketing Awards Ceremony in San Antonio.
LAKE JACKSON — Members of the high school graduating class of 2022 can receive free tuition and fees from Brazosport College under the BC Advantage 22 program announced Friday by the college.
Lake Jackson City Council approved the extension of the school zone at Bess Brannen Elementary on Anchusa Street during their meeting Monday evening.
The City of Lake Jackson is bringing back the beloved Festival of Lights this year after having to cancel it last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the amount of people ecstatic over this is overwhelming.
Local donut chain, Dee Best Donuts is busy for good reason. The bakery has built a strong relationship with local customers due to its variety of pastries, tacos, donuts, kolaches, and coffee variations.
Local pizza chain lures in customers with twenty-five flat screens and large selection of draft and bottled beer selections. Center Court Pizza and Brew hopes to keep these local customers with good service, smiling staff, and giving back to the community.
The faculty and staff for Brazosport Independent School District are going to be thrilled about the recent approval by Brazosport ISD and the Board of Trustees. A $1,200 Employee Retention and Appreciation Stipend was said to be given out Dec. 15 for all BISD employees.
Many people showed up to True To Life Ministries job fair and got a good sense of what and who are offering jobs in the Brazoria County area. The job fair also ties in with one of True To Life Ministries programs, TTLM Connection.
Brazosport Cares is Brazoria County’s local food pantry whose sole purpose is to help serve the families in need. Brazosport Cares Development Coordinator, Nicole Larson is in charge of multiple programs within the food pantry and giving back to the community as much as she can and turning hunger into health.
The Brazoria County Historical Museum hosted an exhibit that showed the lives of soldiers during World War II. This exhibit gives a historical overview of the men and women of Hispanic descent and what they went through.
Brazoria County Precinct 3 were advised that Houston PD vehicle pursuit with Houston Police Department south on 288 near CR 58 at approximately 2:48 p.m. this afternoon.
Women of St. Michael’s members, from left, Barbara Robie, Natalia Montanez, Margie Kaus and Margarita Prinz, pose with one of the prizes available through the group’s Mums and Mistletoe Market.
True To Life Ministries will be hosting a job fair for people who are actively looking for work and companies in the Brazoria County area that is actively hiring for available positions.
Sirens blazing, horns honking lights flashing and crowds cheering for the floats passing by at Tuesdays annual Veterans day parade.
Veterans Day is an important day for millions of people across the nation. It is the one day a year the men and women who served our country get to be recognized for their service and sacrifice.
What do music and animals have in common? With the Brazosport Symphony Orchestra, they will both be celebrated this Saturday outside of The Center.
Libraries all over Brazoria County will be participating in Brazoria County’s Alzheimer’s Awareness Project by giving free memory screenings. Dale Libby, the CEO of The Gathering Place has partnered with National Memory Screening Program Alzheimer’s Foundation of America who have given them the forms needed for the screenings, and Brazoria County’s Library System for the location of the screenings.
The Economic Development Corp. is giving the construction companies 30 more days to send in bids for the renovation of the downtown properties.