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Porter Company Lands $1.3M Pasadena ISD Campus Site Contract

Pasadena ISD Trustees voted unanimously to award a $1.3 million contract to Joslin Construction Texas, LLC for the Dobie Ninth Grade Campus site package project at a meeting held Tuesday (Aug. 25).

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Pasadena ISD Trustees Approve Budget, Set Tax Rate

Pasadena ISD Trustees unanimously approved the proposed 2015-2016 budget and voted to set the property tax rate at a meeting held Tuesday (Aug. 25).

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Pasadena Livestock Show & Rodeo returns Sept. 11

Friday, Sept. 11, kicks off the 2015 rodeo season for the Pasadena Livestock Show & Rodeo (PLS&R). In addition to nightly rodeo action and the ever-popular cook-off, this year's show will feature top-notch entertainment including: Kevin Fowler, Cody Johnson, Roger Creager, Aaron Watson, Jason Cassidy, and La Porte's own Jake Worthington.

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Fire Destroys Pasadena House

A house on Ireland Lane in Pasadena was destroyed by fire Sunday (Aug 23) afternoon.

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Pasadena Crime Lab To Close Its Doors

The Pasadena City Council recently approved plans to close the city’s crime lab and contract with the Harris County Institute of Forensic Services (HCIFS) for crime lab services.

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Suspect In Harris County Deputy's Murder Makes First Court Appearance

HOUSTON (KTRK) -- A suburban Houston deputy who was ambushed at a gas station was shot 15 times, Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson said in court Monday.

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Pearland West Caps Little League World Series Run With Third-place Triumph

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – Seemingly endless hours of practice helped make Pearland West the third-best Little League baseball team in the world.

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Spend The Night On The Historic Battleship Texas

The Battleship Texas Foundation in partnership with Texas Parks & Wildlife offer an exciting opportunity for you to bring your child or your youth group and stay onboard The Mighty T.

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Gulf Greyhound Park In La Marque To Close, Ending All Dog Track Racing In Texas

LA MARQUE, TX (KTRK) -- The last greyhound racing track in Texas is closing.

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Route For Potential High-speed Bullet Train Announced

A train that takes you from Dallas to Houston in 90 minutes is another step closer to becoming a reality.

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