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  1. Bats lead the way as Katy advances to Region III-6A softball finalRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Houston Chronicle

    Alvin sophomore Dylan Balderaz, left, gives junior teammate Amy Alexander some advice before Alexander's at-bat against Katy in the bottom of the 2nd inning of their Class 6A Regional Semifinal Softball Playoff series at Alvin High School on Saturday, May 23, 2015. Alvin senior pitcher Kaitlyn Males works against a Katy hitter in the top of the 1st inning of game 3 of their Class 6A Regional Semifinal Softball Playoff series at Alvin High School on Saturday, May 23, 2015.

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  2. Katy bats come alive in Game 2 to beat Alvin, even series at 1-1Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | Houston Chronicle

    Alvin left fielder Jordan Banda stretches to make i a diving catch i in the fourth inning of Friday night's Class 6A Region III playoff game against visiting Katy. Alvin senior shortstop Marisa Sosa, left, tags out Katy baserunner Emily Hitt in the top of the 5th inning of game 2 of their Class 6A Regional Semifinal Softball Playoff series at Alvin High School on Friday, May 22, 2015.

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  3. Keeping the faith in Tarell Alvin McCraney's 'Head of Passes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Los Angeles Times

    Tarell Alvin McCraney, the prodigiously talented author of "The Brother/Sister Plays," has called August Wilson a mentor, though Wilson's stylistic influence hasn't been conspicuous. McCraney's work, a gumbo of myth, poetry and musical fragments, registers an impatience with realism even when capturing a moment with just the right messy detail.

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  4. Real estate transactionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Houston Chronicle

    ... the buyer. Highway 6 Acquisitions has purchased a 58,824-square-foot building on 6.5 acres at 23147 Texas 6 in Alvin. David Buescher, Travis Secor and Leah Miller of JLL represented the seller, E.L. Boyd Enterprises. Jim Stark of CBRE represented ...

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  5. Alvin Police Officers Return Fire Hit Shooter Who Fired At ThemRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | The Family Badge

    HPD provided a detailed description of the actor, his vehicle and speculated he may travel to his mother's residence in the 1600 block of Rosharon Road in Alvin. Alvin officers were immediately dispatched.

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  6. Ted Cruz's Father Suggests He'll Die Fighting Same-Sex Marriage, Which Will 'Destroy America': VIDEORead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Towleroad

    Rafael Cruz, a preacher from Lewisville, Texas, addressed a Republican group in Alvin, Texas, the day after the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments on same-sex marriage last week, according to Right Wing Watch : While boasting that his son, Ted Cruz, has introduced two measures in the U.S. Senate to block a Supreme Court marriage equality ruling, Cruz told the audience that "we are going to have to stand firm on the agenda to destroy America." "I lost my freedom once, I'm not willing to lose it again.

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  7. Alvin Police Officers Return Fire Hit Shooter Who Fired At ThemRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | The Family Badge

    HPD provided a detailed description of the actor, his vehicle and speculated he may travel to his mother's residence in the 1600 block of Rosharon Road in Alvin. Alvin officers were immediately dispatched.

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  8. Alvin Police Officers Return Fire Hit Shooter Who Fired At ThemRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | The Family Badge

    HPD provided a detailed description of the actor, his vehicle and speculated he may travel to his mother's residence in the 1600 block of Rosharon Road in Alvin. Alvin officers were immediately dispatched.

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  9. Alvin police wound suspect in gun battle at mobile home parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Chron

    The incident happened sometime after about 8:40 a.m. in the 1600 block of Rosharon, said Capt. Todd Arendell of the Alvin Police Department.

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  10. On the go: Beer, boat and bike festsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... The tour offers 10-, 34-, 62- and 100-mile routes and is open to all levels of experience. Rides begin and end at Alvin Community College . Proceeds benefit Alvin Parks Foundation and the Thelma Ley Anderson YMCA. Former MTV VJ and "Last Comic ...

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  11. Berkeley Repertory Theatre summons Job in Head of PassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Examiner.com

    The National Review focused on how a minimum-wage hike was ill-timed for one San Francisco shopkeeper before Free Comic Book Day Saturday, May 2. A performing arts enthusiast might wonder why the lines gather more easily outside the Berkeley Repertory Theatre for a chance to get into Fantastic Comics on Shattuck Avenue than to see the really stunning play running for three more weeks that has received rave reviews elsewhere, including by Robert Hurwitt of the San Francisco Chronicle. One can see why Tarell Alvin McCraney has won a MacArthur Genius Award and why Head of Passes was well-received in Chicago.

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  12. Alvin set plans for 'National Police Week'Read the original story

    Friday May 1 | The Family Badge

    Mayor Paul Horn will present a Proclamation to the City Council on May 7th, 2015, calling upon all citizens to observe National Police Week. The public is invited to attend a Flag Ceremony to be held at the Alvin Community College located at 3110 Mustang Rd., in Alvin, at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, May 11, 2015.

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  13. Off-duty HPD officer opens fire on bike thief [WATCH]Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Family Badge

    Officers with several departments, including: the Brazoria County Sheriff's Office, the Alvin Police Department, the Manvel Police Department, and the Houston Police Department, along with HPD's K-9 unit and a helicopter spent several hours searching for the thief. Officers briefly followed what they believed was a trail of blood, but the trail turned out to be a dead end.

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  14. Off-duty HPD officer opens fire on bike thief [WATCH]Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Family Badge

    Officers with several departments, including: the Brazoria County Sheriff's Office, the Alvin Police Department, the Manvel Police Department, and the Houston Police Department, along with HPD's K-9 unit and a helicopter spent several hours searching for the thief. Officers briefly followed what they believed was a trail of blood, but the trail turned out to be a dead end.

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  15. Cleveland Texas angler Norman Land wins the 2015 Sam Rayburn Big Bass SplashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... with the exception of some dense fog the first few hours of the final day. During that same hour Bubba Henderson of Alvin, TX captured an 8.59 lb sow to take the lead. Only one more exact weight bass was weighed in before days end, by ...

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  16. Runway Boys fly where no Owls have gone beforeRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... team member Cory Black said just before the team's third and final test flight at an airfield south of Houston in Alvin, Texas. "If we only had to worry about one thing, it would be different, but we need to fly three missions with very different ...

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  17. Norman Land of Cleveland, Texas is the 2015 Big Bass Splash ChampionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Scales of Bridge City, TX for locking in an exact weight of 5.00 lbs. During that same hour Bubba Henderson of Alvin, TX captured an 8.59 lb sow to take the lead. Only one more exact weight bass was weighed in before days end, by Friendswood TX ...

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  18. 9.98 takes the lead on Day 2 of the Big Bass SplashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... crowned. The $5,000 jackpot winners for catching the exact weight bass on day two were: 8.59 lbs Bubba Henderson, Alvin TX $ 400 5.64 lbs Clarence Sanderson - Lufkin, TX $ 350 5.55 lbs Jeannette Bryan - Broaddus, TX $ 400 6.71 lbs ...

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  19. Monumental battle with faith and rising waters in "Head ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | SFGate

    Family matriarch Shelah leans on The Angel -- whom only she can see -- for spiritual support in "Head of Passes" at Berkeley Rep. Family matriarch Shelah and her difficult daughter Cookie face off at Shelah's big birthday celebration in "Head of Passes" at Berkeley Rep. Family matriarch Shelah and her sons Spencer and Aubrey face some difficult trials at her big birthday celebration in "Head of Passes" at Berkeley Rep. Family matriarch Shelah and her son Aubrey face some difficult trials at her big birthday celebration in "Head of Passes" at Berkeley Rep. Big risks yield epic dramatic riches for playwright Tarell Alvin McCraney in the West Coast premiere of "Head of Passes," a turbulent tale of near biblical proportions - and resonance - that opened Friday on Berkeley Rep's Thrust Stage.

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  20. Premier agent spotlight: David Gloger's education, experience benefit his clientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Chron

    ... though he goes wherever his clients are interested, and he works in all price points. South of the Beltway includes Alvin, Missouri City, League City, Fresno, Rosharon, Pearland, Santa Fe, Seabrook, Kemah, Dickinson, Webster and other communities. ...

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