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After a brief delay by winter weather, construction at the site of the new Sealy Elementary School resumed late last week as members of the Sealy ISD school board and members of the committee that … more
The adventure started when one of my dearest friends, Jan Knabe, contacted me on Feb. 25 and asked if I would be interested in feeding the film crew that would be on his property for three or four … more
It was a rainy Sunday a little after noon on May 17, 2015, at a Twin Peaks restaurant in Waco where no one would envision the gruesome crime scene that was about to happen. A meeting of the … more
On March 23, the Sealy High School UIL academic team competed in the district meet for the right to advance to regionals. 12 students qualified to advance while 18 medaled overall. Sealy will be … more
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Pvt. Luke W. LeJeune, 19, of Sealy, TX, graduated from United States Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego on March 16. Pvt. LeJeune successfully completed 13 weeks of … more
Former Austin County Tax Assessor-Collector Marcus Peña was sentenced last week to 10 years in jail and ordered to pay $275,000 in restitution as punishment for stealing from the county and misusing … more
Everyone at Sealy High School knows Gayle DeBerry. Last year, she was the first line of defense in the front office and worked as a long-term substitute. All the kids stopped in to say hello, … more
As the Future Farmers of America awards banquet for the 2017-2018 school year began to wind down last week, one of the final speeches was delivered by the group’s seniors. They recalled … more
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Four candidates vying for two Sealy City Council seats faced off during an April 18 forum at Saddleback Saloon. Place 5 Incumbent Larry Koy said he’s running again to deal with some … more
Austin County Sheriff Jack Brandes presented information last week showing that the local jail is in compliance with state standards. The facility has been plagued with mold, prompting county … more
The Faith Academy Student Council sponsored “See You at the Pole” on Sept. 26. The council members – seniors Jeff Perry, Lacy Phillips, Juniors Nathan Taake, Regan Woodley, Jolie Wass, … more
Emily Alice Pulos Preibisch might be 100 years old, but she’s still got her quick wit and sense of humor. When complimented on her sparkly sequined blouse at her 100th birthday party on Sunday, … more
In their monthly meeting last week, the Sealy ISD school board voted to clarify the requirements for teachers to become certified in English as a second language. While certifications were in … more
Austin County 4-H Council Members elected their officers for the 2018-19 year during a May 1 meeting. The meeting was chaired by Mackenzie Burke, 4-H Council second vice president, of Bellville 4-H. … more
Third Nine Weeks Fourth Grade All A's Aadan Arriaga, Bryan Arriaga-Puente, Brooke Baber, William Baber, Veyda Baena, Benjamin Barrera, Jade Barton, Jackson Blanks, Brandon Burditt, Brady … more
The Austin County Sheriff’s Office released a report of arrests and bookings for April 6-April 12, 2018. Inclusion in the report does not implicate guilt. Sterling Thompson III was arrested for … more
Officials announced last week that Dotson Family Cemetery received historic designation. The distinction means the cemetery has been legally recorded through the Texas Historical Commission’s … more
The Sealy News scooped up five major awards at the South Texas Press Association Better Newspaper Contest in Kerrville over the weekend. Editor April Towery took home first place in humorous … more
The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo awarded $2,685,669 million in additional premiums to 1,962 junior market exhibitors, which is in addition to the $4 million in guaranteed premiums that have … more
The Gamma Omega Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International held their November meeting in the Fellowship Hall of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Phillipsburg with 42 members in attendance. … more
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