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Clute Facts (Newspaper) - August 31, 2015, Clute, Texas Pearland takes 3rd i b port Christian i Houston texans at at world series i shut out in opener new Orleans saints Tomow stouts la business Hall of Fame to induct 4 by Amov Packard an it Packard to Angleton a Brazoria county s Branch of Junior achievement will show appreciation to four area entrepreneurs who have shined in business and the Community by adding their names to its business Hall of Fame. Junior achievement of Brazoria county will induct Jimmie Birmingham Brian Devine Alfred Froberg or. And Vernon Stewart during its annual Brazoria county business Hall of Fame banquet at 6 . Sept. To at the Lake Jackson civic Center 333 Highway 332. The four Honoreen will be added to list of 60 entrepreneurs president Kim Effenberger said. The Hall of Fame was launched in 2000. Quot we truly have some inspiring individuals running the businesses of Brazoria county Quot Effenberger said. Birmingham owns area print shop and a Day to remember an event planning business in Lake Jackson and has won several awards for her service such As Braz sport area chamber of Commerce woman of the year the Junior achievement presidential Volunteer service of the year and Freeport s woman of the distinction. She serves on the Board of directors of actions Braz sport medical Center Junior achievement and Freeport Host Lions club. Devine owns and operates Brian s Barb a in Clute and has served on the Braz sport area chamber of Commerce Board of directors As Well As its executive Board was co chair of the taste of the town committee served on Freeport s main Street advisory Board and is a a see Hall Page 2a company seeks tax Breaks from Angleton is by Andy Packard Andy pack Arew Angleton a the school Board has entered into discussions about possible incentives with info that officials say eventually could Benefit taxpayers. Ines submitted an application for a chapter 313 tax abatement with Angleton is which the school Board accepted. The application has been sent to the state comp to trollers office "1 for approval. Helps them 1 n e o s her june opened discus Wihlie Sions with eve biker Angleton is. A because the i Hie 3t03y Petr Chemi it ultimately Cal company. A chose As a flops me possible Loca what Tion for a new i1, linear Alpha if strict it olefin unit its chocolate me by Ujj a. County it which is within la the District s helps Alloi Bounder a ies spokes Man Charles a Pat Saunders said. Montgomery Quot that is Angleton is one of several supermen locations that Dent Are being considered for this expansion a Saunders said. Superintendent Pat Montgomery said Ines provided minimal details and the petrochemical company approached the school District to discuss Only the possibility of an agreement. No details about the abatement plan have been released. Pending approval and if no issues arise officials from both entities Are looking to have an agreement finalized by the end of the year or Early 2016. The chocolate Bayou facility is one of several locations being considered along with other possible locations on the ship Channel in Harris county or in Louisiana he said. A see Breaks. Page 3aaugust 31,2015ria aunty a where Texas began Sarah Rencurrel the facts sol jams in Var Ani in Chris i Wax right wha was Adanri narcotics savants or Aff Tbs Yaw Tari asst tin sri Kailua of Tbs Brazoria county Tomii fares at tin she Imti apart Anat a Thara agr la assist. The bust brigade state group bestows honors on Brazoria county narcotics task Force Sarah Rencurrel the facts la Chris Raima wha was a and narcotics supervisor is tin year works in Angleton a it s often a thankless Job being a member of the Brazoria county narcotics task Force. The men on the team stay undercover Day in and Day out laying the groundwork needed for the task Force to acquire search warrants and ultimately make drug busts it. Chris Reioux said. So it was Nice for Reioux As a supervisor to travel to san Antonio for the Texas narcotics officers association s annual banquet aug. 20 and accept an Honor on the group s behalf he said. Out of All the narcotics teams in the state the Brazoria county squad was named the East Region unit of the year and was runner up for Best unit in the state beating out metropolitan teams that Deal with much higher rates of drug activity Reioux said. The Honor shows How much work the team does to keep drugs off the Street said sgt. James Brawner who nominated the team. A they be had an exceptional year and far exceeded my expectations and i know Chris has Well Quot he said. Quot there s a lot of stuff people just Don t know or can t know and so much of it is behind the with Houston being a major Hub for drug trafficking the problems started migrating South to the Rural parts of Brazoria county Brawner said. The task Force which was created in 2011 under the Brazoria county sheriff s office with members from each of the local police departments the department of Public safety and Federal representatives has helped to stay ahead of the Issue a see honors. Page 2a by Brittany lamas says 1913 flood creates a one vast sea extending from Bay City to Angleton by Mark Beth Jong special to the facts Ammon Underwood and his descendants contributed mightily to the history of this area writing about things that happened submitting articles to various newspapers in both Brazoria county and Galveston. And the family Down through Catherine Foster of Angleton saved information / at Mil Brazos that has Given us a Quot personalized Quot a a View of a wide til i to variety of events Arlt Rcv that occurred sharing the from the colonial Rich history of period through Brazoria county the 1980s. One of these is the 1913 Brazos River flood about which . Underwood of Columbia gave us a first hand picture via a Small Booklet dated december 16, 1913. The facts by is of ski / Mai Ujj \ in it Underwood s Quot account of the flood Quot is no great literary find but it is a word picture of exactly what happened written by someone who had recently experienced the obviously traumatic Rise of the River surrounding him. Quot the Crest of the water of this unprecedented overflow of the Brazos River sic reached Columbia on saturday dec. 12th, 1913,&Quot he wrote. Quot it came slowly with no Tjit St 4 great Onward and upward Rush. Steadily and silently it advanced Inch by Inch foot by foot until it swept Over the town invading the houses driving the people to the upper stories of their dwellings or to High Underwood described the streets As being Quot like Rivers with boats plying to and fro reminding one in appearance of Venice whose streets we Are told Are As far As the area around his Home in blast Columbia he called the avenues Quot Broad streams along the Banks of which stood mighty Oaks and other Trees Quot and compared the Gray Moss hanging from their limbs As appearing Quot like mourners watching Over the wide Underwood described Quot the whole country Quot As being Quot one a see tales. Page 2a get in touch main office 979-237-0100 place a classified 979-295-7401 display advertising 979-237-9190 circulation 979-205-2999 on the web what a inside classified dub a comics 4b a Community 4a a dear Abby tax lottery 2b a news Roundup 3a a obituaries 2a a opinions bad puzzles tax sports 1-38 a weather 2a

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