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Posts published in “Day: April 27, 2017

Early voting for San Jacinto College Board of Trustees election underway

Polling locations throughout the College District

PASADENA, Texas – Early voting for the May 6, 2017, San Jacinto College Board of Trustees election begins Monday, April 24, 2017. Voters within the San Jacinto College District will vote on two trustee positions.

Residents that live within the Pasadena, Deer Park, La Porte, Sheldon, Channelview, Galena Park, and a portion of the Clear Creek, Humble and Pearland independent school districts, can vote in person at the designated early voting branch location for their precinct during designated times. There are 15 early voting locations throughout the San Jacinto College district during the early voting period, which runs Monday, April 24, 2017, through Tuesday, May 2, 2017 (except Saturdays and Sundays).

Early voting hours of operation are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, April 24 through Monday, May 1; and 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., on Tuesday, May 2. To find an early voting location for your precinct visit the San Jacinto College election website at and click on “Polling Locations” on the left side. Polling locations are subject to change.

North Shore Rotary selling Fish Fry Raffle tickets

JIM MILLS, North Shore Rotarian and owner of Pineforest Jewelry, displays the top prize in the North Shore Rotary Raffle, a new 2017 Toyota pick-up truck. JIm is urging you to buy a raffle ticket for $100 from any Rotarian, including himself, to support the Rotary in their community projects.

NORTH SHORE – Rotarians are busy preparing for their 42nd annual Catfish Fry and Crawfish Boil, which will be held Saturday May 20 at the North Shore Rotary Pavilion behind the courthouse.

The address is 14350 Wallisville Road. Serving of food will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. but come early and enjoy the day.

There will also be a silent and live auction, according to Adam Lund, chairman of the Fish Fry this year.

Raffle tickets are $100, and meal only tickets are $10. The raffle ticket also will be good for any of the 20 prizes, all of which have a value higher than $100.

Each year the club raises several 100,000 dollars which is returned by funding community projects.


City Manager Lon Squyres said, over 200 pets received their vaccinations in order to comply with the city’s law. The law requires all dogs and cats to be licensed and to have a collar with a current city tag attached to it at all times regardless if the pet is within a fence or not. Law violators are subject to a $200 fine and having their pet picked up and placed in the city’s pound. (Photo by Allan Jamail)

Homeless Dog Finds A Caring Owner

Jacinto City, TX. April 22, 2017 – Jacinto City’s Health & Humane Department and North Shore Animal Hospital’s Veterinarian Francis Martin, 210 Uvalde, Houston (713- 453-0149) provided pet owners a discount for having their dogs and cats vaccinated at the annual rabies clinic.