Hempstead brings home gold

Hempstead brings home gold

By Laurie BettisThe Hempstead Bobcat Marching Band earned a Division I and took First Place at the...

Eco-census held

Eco-census held

By Lillie RubySaturday, October 11, the Katy Prairie Conservancy held what is touted as the...

Full moon brings out Brookshire

Full moon brings out Brookshire

By Lillie RubyTuesday October 7, Brookshire Police Department and the Royal ISD Police...


Full moon brings out Brookshire

By Lillie Ruby

Tuesday October 7, Brookshire Police Department and the Royal ISD Police Department held the First Annual Night Out in Brookshire. Waller County Sheriff’s Department was on hand with a SWATCH vehicle and the Brookshire Fire Department also provided trucks and lit the night up with blue and red flashing lights. A large crowd of several hundred people came in and out of downtown Brookshire, enjoying the night.

Eco-census held

By Lillie Ruby

Saturday, October 11, the Katy Prairie Conservancy held what is touted as the ultimate scavenger hunt. Volunteers and visitors were able to participate in a census of whatever lives, grows or passes through and over the prairie. The Bioblitz was held at all locations for the Katy Prairie Conservancy and provided a census.

Hempstead brings home gold

By Laurie Bettis

The Hempstead Bobcat Marching Band earned a Division I and took First Place at the 40th Annual Buccaneer Marching Band Festival at Brenham High School on Saturday, October 4. Maribel Garfias earned the Best Drum Major Award and Chad Childress earned the Best Soloist Award.

Falcons start district fight against reigning champs

By Creighton Holub 

Despite taking one on the chin last Friday night as Liberty ended Royal’s pre-district season with a 48-0 ringing of the Falcons’ bells, this Falcon football team has its eyes on a bigger opponent: Last year’s district champion, Bellville.

 

HMS inducts new Beta members

By Laurie Bettis

Fourteen students at Hempstead Middle School were inducted into the Mary J. Ragston Chapter of the National Junior Beta Club on Tuesday, October 7, during a Wheel Induction Ceremony. Brooke Hollan served as mistress of ceremonies for the evening while fellow Beta members participated in the induction ceremony.

Hempstead pinks out

HES-PinkOut Friday. Below, TeamEricka Photo by HISD Public Information