News

Get the latest news in and around The Woodlands produced by our local journalists and the community including press releases, blogs, and editorials.

Business
The Strong Firm welcomes attorney Laura F. Dumas
Liz Grimm
| December 02, 2016
The Strong Firm welcomes attorney Laura F. Dumas

The Strong Firm P.C. has recently welcomed the addition of Laura F. Dumas as Of Counsel Attorney to the business law firm.

Education & School
The Woodlands Christian Academy named Apple Distinguished School
The Woodlands Christian Academy
| November 29, 2016
The Woodlands Christian Academy named Apple Distinguished School

he Woodlands Christian Academy is pleased ?to announce that it has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished School for 2016–2018 for its blended digital learning environment for all students on campus.

Entertainment, Arts & Music
Holiday Concert at Lone Star College-Montgomery supports Interfaith of The Woodlands
Lone Star College
| December 02, 2016
Holiday Concert at Lone Star College-Montgomery supports Interfaith of The Woodlands

The concert includes performances by all of the college’s musical groups including the Jazz Combo, Concert Choir, Chamber Singers, String Ensemble, and Symphonic Band.

Family Life
Holiday wish: 'We just want to keep her with us'
Kim Kyle Morgan, Woodlands Online
| November 22, 2016
Holiday wish: 'We just want to keep her with us'

Lily Skeen celebrated an early Thanksgiving with her family as she continues to battle cancer.

Health & Fitness
Healthy holiday eating
Sean Thompson
| November 29, 2016
Healthy holiday eating

Local dietitian gives tips on how to eat for the prevention of diabetes.

Home & Garden
Texas contractor creatively employs social media
Nicole Krawcke, ACHR News
| November 21, 2016
Texas contractor creatively employs social media

Integrity Comfort Solutions focuses on engaging customers online.

Pets
National Cat Day: Top tips from Just Cats Veterinary Services in The Woodlands
Kim Kyle Morgan, Woodlands Online
| October 28, 2016
National Cat Day: Top tips from Just Cats Veterinary Services in The Woodlands

Does your indoor cat like to explore the great outdoors every once in a while? Keep him safe with these tips from Dr. Cindy McManis.

Real Estate
The J. Beard Real Estate Company launches new, innovative website
Liz Grimm
| November 29, 2016
The J. Beard Real Estate Company launches new, innovative website

The J. Beard Real Estate Company recently launched a newly designed, innovative website.

Religion & Spirituality
Former Interfaith of The Woodlands director joining staff at The Woodlands United Methodist Church
The Woodlands United Methodist Church
| November 15, 2016
Former Interfaith of The Woodlands director joining staff at The Woodlands United Methodist Church

Dr. Ann K. Snyder, the former President and CEO of Interfaith of The Woodlands, will join the staff of The Woodlands United Methodist Church as Executive Director of Generosity.

Sports
The Woodlands Highlanders’ second-quarter eruption buries Round Rock Dragons
Jim East, Woodlands Online Sports
| December 03, 2016
The Woodlands Highlanders’ second-quarter eruption buries Round Rock Dragons

Highlander victory sets up a meeting with Texas high school football powerhouse Allen with both teams undefeated

Crime & Public Safety
Montgomery County Sheriff's Blotter: Nov. 21-26
Lt. Brady Fitzgerald, Montgomery County Sheriff's Office
| December 02, 2016
Montgomery County Sheriff's Blotter: Nov. 21-26

Recent arrests in District 2 and 6.

Employment & Jobs
A workforce of veterans: See how this company in The Woodlands is putting veterans to work
Kim Kyle Morgan, Woodlands Online
| November 11, 2016
A workforce of veterans: See how this company in The Woodlands is putting veterans to work

Mr. Rooter Plumbing is proud to say 20 percent of team technicians has served our county.

Money, Finance & Insurance
Carlton, Hofferkamp and Jenks announces holiday collection drive
November 23, 2016
Carlton, Hofferkamp and Jenks announces holiday collection drive

Collection boxes available at 10200 Grogan Mills Road Nov. 29 - Dec. 22.

Nonprofits, Groups & Clubs
Executives around The Woodlands raise walls for single mother
Liz Grimm
| November 21, 2016
Executives around The Woodlands raise walls for single mother

In addition to corporate representatives, HabitatMCTX “Dreambuilders” were also invited to build a home for a single mother.

Personal Care & Beauty
Makeup artist in The Woodlands combines inner and outer beauty for women of abuse
Kim Kyle Morgan, Woodlands Online
| November 09, 2016
Makeup artist in The Woodlands combines inner and outer beauty for women of abuse

More Than Skin Deep aims to improve the confidence of abused women.

Shopping
31 Roots combines fashion and faith
WOL staff
| November 25, 2016
31 Roots combines fashion and faith

It can be hard to find comfort and style tied in with a brand you feel good about, but tucked away in a little boutique in Alden Bridge is a clothing line that beautifully weaves all of these things tog...