Lake Jackson News

7/19/2018 12:08:00 AM
The Facts
LAKE JACKSON — With quadruple the recommended amount of recreation space for a city its size, Lake Jackson offers something for anyone looking to get out and explore. From a free canoe and kayak launc...

7/19/2018 12:06:00 AM
The Facts
15 at The Wilderness golf course, 501 Highway 332 W, Lake Jackson with funds going for student scholarships. Fee $400 per team or $100 per golfer. Nathan Wright is a sports writer for The Facts. Conta...

7/18/2018 5:18:00 PM
Light Reading
"In addition, we are actively building out dozens of neighborhoods across the state, including the Horn Lake, Jackson, Madison, Olive Branch, Pearl, Richland, Saltillo, Southaven, Starkville and Tupel...

7/18/2018 12:09:00 AM
The Facts
Playing at the USSSA DFW World Series from July 3 to 8 in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, the Houston C2/Lake Jackson 10U select team came home with the World Series championship. On the final day of the ...

7/18/2018 12:09:00 AM
The Facts
The Lake Jackson Aquatic Club had a few swimmers competing in a couple of Gulf Swimming championship meets last weekend. One of those meets, the Gulf Age Group Championships, was hosted last Friday th...

7/17/2018 12:39:00 AM
The Facts
Lake Jackson neighbors and self-proclaimed foodies Melanie Fulton and Zindey Gonzales were glad to find Goodrum’s classes. Not only do they both confess to cooking all the time, they wish there were m...

7/16/2018 8:06:00 PM
The Journal Times
RACINE — A Racine man was allegedly armed with a hacksaw during an altercation that resulted in criminal charges for two suspects. Tony L. Jackson, Sr., 45, and Jacques L. Pissard, 43, both of Racine, ...

7/16/2018 12:06:00 AM
The Facts
LAKE JACKSON — Lake Jackson fared well after the flood last year with property values rising by $186 million, according to the proposed 2018-2019 fiscal year budget presented Saturday during a worksho...

7/15/2018 12:46:00 AM
The Facts
The two main examples of the unnecessary hostility can be found in Lake Jackson and Freeport, where property owners apparently have been unaware of stipulations placed upon them by the governing bodie...

7/15/2018 12:28:00 AM
The Facts
Cracked. Sinking. Tilting. Warped. Sidewalks in Brazoria County are in every kind of condition. The active soil in Lake Jackson often contributes to sidewalk damage, City Manager Bill Yenne said. The ...

7/14/2018 12:12:00 AM
The Facts
Four unlocked cars were reported burglarized this week in Lake Jackson, according to police. Sunglasses, headphones, cash and gift cards are among the items stolen from the cars, according to a news r...

7/13/2018 4:28:00 PM
Houston Chronicle
He then signed up for an online service that would collect the 49.4 cents in federally mandated payment for each of roughly 4.8 million calls made from phones in Houston, Tomball, Lake Jackson, League ...

7/13/2018 12:18:00 AM
The Facts
LAKE JACKSON — Four unlocked cars were burglarized this week in Lake Jackson, according to a press release from Lake Jackson Police Lt. Bryan Sidebottom. The burglaries happened late Tuesday night and ...

7/12/2018 12:41:00 PM
Tallahassee Democrat
"Fortunately, the pop-up afternoon showers over the 4th of July holiday stretch into Saturday served to maintain the critical water levels in Lake Jackson. Still, for the want of sounding like the pro...

7/12/2018 10:21:00 AM
Local News 8
JACKSON, Wyo. (KIFI/KIDK) - The Teton County, Wyoming and Bear Lake County, Idaho Sheriff's offices are attempting to locate 63-year-old Sam Collins. Collins' wife reported he was overdue from a motor...

7/12/2018 12:13:00 AM
The Facts
LAKE JACKSON — Three people are facing felony injury to a child charges in the death of a Lake Jackson toddler last fall following their indictment by a Brazoria County grand jury. Eighteen-month-old ...

7/12/2018 12:13:00 AM
The Facts
Many more people helped, but Cornerstone Church of the Nazarene in Lake Jackson has organized youth groups to come from all over the country and help rebuild. Ron Marshall is coordinating the youth gr...

7/11/2018 8:55:00 AM
The County's Third District is up for grabs this year. The area encompases Lake Jackson and North Monroe. And during the past several years its seen a steady decline in businesses and growth-- even th...

7/11/2018 12:13:00 AM
The Facts
This time, the Lake Jackson fashionista has put together an event that draws talent from Dallas, Louisiana and several other designers who once roamed the halls of Brazoswood. “It’s like a huge networ...

7/10/2018 12:19:00 AM
The Facts
LAKE JACKSON — Steel and contractor shortages have delayed construction of a bridge on West Plantation Drive near Medical Drive in Lake Jackson, but the completion date should still be within the six- ...

7/10/2018 12:17:00 AM
The Facts
LAKE JACKSON — Perhaps best known as the “Pumpkin Patch Church” for its fall tradition of filling its property with Halloween gourds, Christ Lutheran Church also has built a reputation as a place to t...

7/9/2018 12:19:00 AM
The Facts
Eh, I’ll take out my side walk. I don’t like people walking in front of my house anyways. Maybe I can implement a sidewalk toll charge. Robin Repp Campbell Yet, the sidewalk doesn’t belong to the home...

7/8/2018 12:03:00 AM
The Facts
SBC is now one win away from the tournament championship. The game began at J.T. Suggs Field in Lake Jackson on Saturday morning, but a downpour made the field unplayable and the contest was moved and ...

7/7/2018 12:07:00 AM
The Facts
Stop trying to tell people what they can and can’t do with their own private property. If they wanna park an RV in their driveway, it’s their right. If they want to park a vehicle in their yard, it’s ...

7/7/2018 12:06:00 AM
The Facts
LAKE JACKSON — The Southern Brazoria County 13- to 15-year-old Babe Ruth all-stars used solid pitching and an aggressive offense to defeat Nederland, 8-0, in the opening round of the East Texas State ...

7/6/2018 2:52:00 PM
"We are subject to the two most stringent environmental regulations across Florida," he said. "One is Lake Jackson Protection and also we're subject to the Bradfordville Study Area. So the two most st...

7/6/2018 12:15:00 AM
The Facts
LAKE JACKSON — Residents are responsible for repairing any damage to the sidewalks in front of their homes, city leaders are reminding them. Property owners also can be held responsible if they fail t...

7/5/2018 8:46:00 PM
The Facts
They will be placed at the Clute-Lake Jackson pump station, the East Levee pump station and the West End pump station, said Joe Williams, the district’s general foreman. Each of the double-walled stee...

7/5/2018 2:04:00 PM
Selena is a famous Tejano artist from Lake Jackson. DJ Screw has ties with Houston and is labeled as the creator of "chopped and screwed." Miller is currently with the Denver Broncos and was a Super B...

7/5/2018 11:21:00 AM
Kidd was honored as a WGCA All-American Scholar for the second straight season. The rising junior from Lake Jackson, Texas, also was a member of the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll for the second time ...

7/5/2018 1:02:00 AM
The Facts
Rachael Welsh, of Lake Jackson, was one of more than 100 people participating in the “Dow Firecracker 4” run Wednesday morning. She said she ran for about a half hour before the rain started. “It star...

7/4/2018 11:17:00 PM
Andalusia Star News
“My idea is to have a color run at Lake Jackson.” Hudson said he chose the fundraiser because he thought he could serve the dual purpose of raising money for a good cause and bring people to town to p...

7/4/2018 12:03:00 AM
The Facts
LAKE JACKSON — It will be a four-team race for the Babe Ruth 13- to 15-year-old East Texas State championship starting Friday at J.T. Suggs Field. Host Southern Brazoria County, or SBC, will be one of those teams, along with Del Rio, Wharton and Nederland.

7/3/2018 11:16:00 PM
Amarillo Globe-News
JSC Federal Credit Union, located in Houston, has 265 workers, while Texas Dow Employees Credit Union, which is located in Lake Jackson, has 742 employees. Forbes partnered with market research firm Statista to produce the list. Unlike when the magazine ...

7/2/2018 12:14:00 AM
The Facts
LAKE JACKSON — A wild duck chase will unfold Wednesday morning at Dunbar Park as the city welcomes paddlers for its second Rubber Duck Regatta on Oyster Creek. Hosted by the Lake Jackson Parks and Recreation Department, the free event will challenge ...

7/1/2018 12:05:00 AM
The Facts
LAKE JACKSON — Construction on the FM 2004 bridge over Oyster Creek in Lake Jackson has been delayed a month and a half and might take until November to complete. The $1.3 million project to replace the bridge deck was set back due to the need for ...

6/30/2018 11:13:00 PM
Orlando Sentinel
His home is located the north end of Lake Jackson on Lakeview Drive for those who want to do a drive-by. Beach is buried on the Rollins College campus. Digging for treasure: Rocks and gems are the stars of the Lost Mines of Atlantis, a small attraction in ...

6/29/2018 3:22:00 AM
JACKSON, Miss. — Officials say they'll try to remove an invasive aquatic plant from one of Mississippi's most popular lakes. Dennis Riecke (RIK'-ee) is the fisheries and environmental coordinator for the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries ...

6/28/2018 8:58:00 PM
LAKE JACKSON - A former Lake Jackson nanny, who also performed as Mary Poppins with a local theater group, is charged with injury to a child after she was allegedly caught on video beating a child she babysits. Police say the 4-year-old boy told his dad ...

6/27/2018 3:37:00 PM
Several customers have already fallen victim to the scheme, as card skimmers have been found at multiple locations in Lake Jackson and Freeport. More Headlines Police search for man after skimmer found on Stafford ATM Man believes ATM skimmer at Memorial ...

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