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Thursday, November 16, 2017
Buckle your seatbelt and start a new lap at Lone Star College-Montgomery. Registration for spring 2018 opens November 15.  The Zero to 60 mph initiative urges LSC-Montgomery students to register for at least 15 credit hours each semester to stay on track and graduate in two years.  “The Zero to 60 mph campaign puts students on a more intentional path they can navigate,” said Dr. Michael Chavez, ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Texas A&M University recognized L Squared Engineering of Montgomery as a member of the 2017 Aggie 100, which honors the fastestgrowing companies in the world, owned or operated by Texas A&M University Former Students. L Squared Engineering was ranked 25th with a compound annual growth rate of 53.982% from 2014 through 2016. The Aggie 100, a program created by the McFerrin Center for ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
This is a no cost financial and education workshop for small businesses or new start-ups in need of finance options and business advice.  In this session, speakers and lending experts will discuss means for gaining access to the financing your business needs to thrive and grow. Speakers will include: The SBA Houston District Office, SBA Office of Disaster Assistance, Small Business Development ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education, Chamber
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
The Conroe Downtown Area Association and Mayor Toby Powell are anticipating the first Christmas on Main after the Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Tuesday, November 28th beginning at 7:00pm and lasting until 8:30 pm. The Tree Lighting will be from 6:30pm until approximately 7:00pm with children singing, Mr and Mrs. Snowman, hot chocolate, and culminating with the annual ceremonial lighting of the ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, November 08, 2017
Candidate Trump promised monumental and comprehensive tax reform when he was running for President. With a Republican-controlled Congress and a Republican in the White House, one would presume that President Trump might now be able to deliver on that promise. However, the experience of dealing with ACA “repeal and replace” has many experts more cautious regarding what tax reform may actually get ...read more
Categories: Community, Political, General News Article
Monday, November 06, 2017
The Conroe Americana Music Festival is partnering up with Southern Star Brewery to have a music and arts festival featuring local artists, musicians, food trucks, fire pits, and of course Southern Star beer on Saturday, December 2 at the Southern Star Brewery in Conroe.  The Conroe Downtown Area Association is continuing the explosive music festival with a small all-day concert at Southern Star ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Friday, November 03, 2017
The nursing program at Lone Star College-Montgomery has reached a new milestone of excellence. Graduates from the class of 2017 had a 100% first-time pass rate on the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN®).  “We are very proud of our LSC-Montgomery nursing graduates," said Dr. Rebecca Riley, President at LSC-Montgomery. "Close collaboration between students and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Thursday, November 02, 2017
Do You Suffer From Allergies?Different types of filtration can help reduce common allergy triggers like pollen, dander and dust. We recommend the Reme Halo.  Why? Reduces common allergy triggers like dust, danger pollen etc.Kills up to 99% bacteria, mold and virusesZinc ions kill 99% of viruses on surfacesDesigned to combat the sick building syndrome Reduces common allergy triggers like pollen, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
The Conroe Art League  (CAL) invites you to enter the 3rd Annual Conroe Art League National Invitational Juried Show being held in The Gallery at the Madeley Building in Historic Downtown Conroe. Entry deadline is November 30, 2017. Cash prizes will be awarded to three juried pieces: First Place, $1500; Second Place, $1000; Third Place, $500. Ribbons will be given to an additional three Honorable ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, September 28, 2017
 On Monday September 11, 2017, Executive Director Kati was on her way to Fort Wayne, Indiana for a fundraising event to be held on Saturday September 16th for Bears Etc. 3 hours into our journey she stopped at a gas station, in Alto, TX, for caffeine. When getting back on the road the Bears Etc. Suburban started acting up. The transmission wouldn't shift into 3rd gear. She turned around to try ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Greater Houston Area Home Instead Senior Care Invites Community to Join in Alzheimer’s and Dementia TrainingThe number of Americans living with Alzheimer’s disease is expected to more than triple in the next few decades – from five million today to more than 16 million by 2050, unless a cure is found.I As the number of individuals with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia grows, so, too, will ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Right in the heart of Conroe Whether a guy is planning on popping the question, or wanting to surprise his wife with a beautiful upgrade, or if you just want to buy something for yourself, local diamond expert Barbara Parker has moved back to Texas and is ready to ensure your wishes are fulfilled.  I was born in Houston and worked for two oil companies after graduation, but always wanted to do ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Monday, September 11, 2017
Any person enrolled in a Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) plan and living in a Hurricane Harvey Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) disaster declared county may be seen by a doctor without co-pay (free of charge) through November 30, 2017.   As an organization that treats a large number of CHIP patients, Lone Star Family Health Center (LSFHC) hopes that this additional reduction ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, September 08, 2017
In an effort to provide as much help and relief as possible to all those impacted by Hurricane Harvey, The Texas Heroes Real Estate Program and it's benefits have been opened to ALL those that were affected. If you need to sell your flooded home and buy new, this program will save you money while giving back to others and put you in the hands of the best local providers to ensure world class real ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Human Interest
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
The Conroe Symphony Orchestra is getting ready for its 21st Season and has announced the programming for the upcoming 2017-2018 Season, opening Monday, October 30, 2017 and continuing through June 30, 2018.   The Conroe Symphony Orchestra is a non-profit 501(c) 3 organization made up of a mix of talented professional and amateur musicians with a wide age range.  The committed musicians that make ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release