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Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality will use “enforcement discretion” if flood mitigation releases for Lake Houston and Lake Conroe exceed annual water rights  HOUSTON, TEXAS - Hurricane Harvey deposited tremendous amounts of silt in the West Fork of the San Jacinto River. The silt physically changed the river’s ability to safely pass flows during storms and created the need for a ...read more
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Thursday, June 14, 2018
HUMBLE, TX—The Lake Houston Area Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations through June 26 for the Nurse of the Year, Physician of the Year, Allied Healthcare Professional of the Year and Non-Clinical Healthcare Professional of the Year, which will be presented at the annual Salute to Healthcare Luncheon presented by Kingwood Medical Center and Independent Bank at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, ...read more
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Wednesday, June 13, 2018
HUMBLE, TX— The 2017 Winter Edition of the Lake Houston Business Matters magazine and the 2017-2018 Community Guide and Directory were named as finalists for the Texas Chamber of Commerce Executives Media Awards in their respective categories. The winners will be announced on Tuesday, June 19 at the annual TCCE conference in Grapevine. The awards honor organizations for exceptional efforts in ...read more
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Wednesday, June 13, 2018
HUMBLE, TX— The Lake Houston Area Chamber of Commerce has been named a finalist in the third category for the 2018 Chamber of the Year award, presented by Alexandria, Va.-based Association of Chamber of Commerce Executive.The award is the most prestigious and competitive recognition presented annually by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE). ACCE is an association of more than ...read more
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Wednesday, June 13, 2018
HUMBLE, TX— The Lake Houston Area Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed two new staff members, Zach Emerson and Stefani Kilgore. Emerson, 23, now serves as the Investor Sales & Services Director. He will be primarily focused on strengthening the relationships the Chamber has with its community business partners and will be working to form new connections with area businesses.Emerson recently ...read more
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Wednesday, June 06, 2018
HUMBLE, TX—Eduardo Irigoyen, Project Manager with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District, Michael Garske, Hydraulic Engineer with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Dr. Lester King, AICP, LEED with Rice University will speak at the State of the Lake Houston Area luncheon presented by Community Impact Newspaper and North Houston Economic Development Center on Tuesday, June 12 at ...read more
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Tuesday, June 05, 2018
Nonprofit organization the Creativity Shell has received a proclamation from the Mayor of Houston that declares June 21, 2018 and every summer solstice hereafter as Stomp Out Human Trafficking Day.   The Creativity Shell is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization on a mission to use creative trades to educate and inspire the next generation of makers. The organization teaches sewing/textile arts ...read more
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Friday, June 01, 2018
Summer registration for the 2018-2019 Pre-Kindergarten program will be by appointment only and will be held at the Community Learning Center, located at 18901 Timber Forest Drive in Humble. Parents must complete an online application, which can be found at www.humbleisd.net/enrollment, prior to the date of their appointment.Children who turn 4 years old on or before September 1, 2018, and meet ...read more
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Monday, May 07, 2018
The Humble ISD School Board was announced as the best school board in Texas at the 2018 H-E-B Excellence in Education Awards and won a $25,000 award for the district. There are more than 1,000 school boards in Texas. The school board was evaluated for leadership based upon academic and student progress within the district, identification of community needs and specific actions taken based on those ...read more
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