Tomball - Magnolia

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9:06 PM Apr 24, 2022 CDT

Q&A: Keith Grant, incumbent Gary Blizzard running for Magnolia ISD Position 3 on the May 7 ballot

Incumbent Gary Blizzard will face Keith Grant in the May 7 election for Position 3 on the Magnolia ISD board of trustees.


Q&A: Hear from candidates running for Position 2 on the Magnolia ISD board of trustees on the May 7 ballot

Two candidates for Magnolia ISD board of trustees Position 2 talk priorities and growth in the district ahead of the May election.


State district court rules in favor of Conroe, Magnolia in San Jacinto River Authority water payment suit

A Beaumont court ruled that the San Jacinto River Authority failed to mediate with the three cities in relation to surface water payments. The SJRA confirmed they will appeal the decision.



CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Village within expansive Fields development in Frisco to feature 5-star Ritz-Carlton Hotel; Voodoo Doughnut coming soon to Cypress and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 22.


Q&A: Get to know the two candidates running for Tomball City Council Position 5

Position 5 is an unexpired term being filled after council member Lori Klein Quinn stepped down to run for mayor.


Q&A: Get to know the candidates running for Magnolia City Council Position 5

Incumbent Jack Lee Huitt Jr is being challenged by Cathy Yowell in the May 7 election.


As appraisal values spike, Montgomery County appraisal, tax officials host workshops for residents

The county appraiser Tony Belinoski and tax assessor-collector Tammy McRae broke down the 2022 appraisal process in the face of “unprecedented” values



Q&A: Magnolia City Council Position 4 candidates talk growth, priorities ahead of May 7 election

Incumbent Brenda Hoppe is being challenged by Frank Parker III in the May 7 election.


Q&A: Magnolia ISD Position 1 candidates talk priorities ahead of May 7 election

Incumbent Dacia Owens and Irma Dunmire are running in the election May 7 for Magnolia ISD board of trustees Position 1.



Here's what voters need to know ahead of the Harris County ESD 11 commissioner election May 7

Early voting for the May 7 election that will determine a pair of Harris County Emergency Services District No. 11 commissioner seats is set to begin April 25.



CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Construction to start on Magnolia Village retail center May 2; Stranger Things Store to open in Grapevine Mills and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 21.


Boys and Girls Country provides on-site housing for executive director

The Hamill Foundation funded the project carried out by Caldwell Homes to allow the executive director and his family to live on-site and allow a closer bond between the director and the children at the facility.


Fish fry, ballet, crawfish: 7 events to check out in Tomball, Magnolia this weekend, April 23-24

Food, games and performing arts are the highlight of the weekend.


Q&A: Get to know the 3 candidates running for Tomball City Council Position 3 on the May 7 ballot

Incumbent Chad Degges has two challengers in the May 7 election.




Montgomery County moving forward on master facilities plan to reshape downtown Conroe offices

The county unveiled preliminary plans from Houston-based architecture firm PGAL at an April 12 commissioners court session.


Q&A: Get to know the two candidates running for Tomball mayor

Incumbent Gretchen Fagan and Council Member Lori Klein Quinn vie for mayor in the May 7 election.




Construction to start on Magnolia Village retail center May 2

The retail center is adjacent to the H-E-B-anchored Magnolia Place development.


Main Event to open April 29 in Tomball

The entertainment center, located at 24620 Hwy. 249, Tomball, will include bowling, laser tag, virtual reality and more than 100 interactive video games.


Voter Awareness Council to host Magnolia ISD, Magnolia City Council forums

A forum with Magnolia ISD candidates is scheduled April 20, and a forum for Magnolia City Council candidates is scheduled April 21.


Houston-area property sales rise in March year over year despite fewer listings, increase in mortgage interest rates

Property sales in the Houston area increased 4.3% in March compared to the previous year, according to an April 13 press release from the Houston Association of Realtors.