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Helping One Another

Selena Arndt of The Sealy News presented a $410 check Friday to Buddy Chance for Helping One Another-Meals on Wheels. The funds come from The Sealy News’ recycling bin proceeds. more

Leman wins District 13 nomination

Although Jill Wolfskill handily won the Austin County vote in her bid for District 13 state representative, former Grimes County Judge Ben Leman garnered more votes statewide and will be the … more

Blinn students work to affect change in state education system

Five Blinn College District students have taken a course project beyond the classroom to affect change in the Texas education system. Sophomores Phoebe Cash (College Station) and Haylie Kelley … more

Emergency medical technicians honored

Emergency Medical Services Week was celebrated May 20-26. EMT attendants were honored at a San Felipe meeting and again by the Sealy City Council. more

Sealy City Council makes EDC appointments

The following is a transcript from a portion of the May 22 Sealy City Council meeting prepared by Sealy News editor April Towery. Mayor Janice Whitehead announced Item No. 15: Discussion and possible … more

Police Blotter

The following call log was released by the Sealy Police Department for the time period of May 10, 2018 through May 17, 2018. Inclusion in the call log is not an implication of guilt. Officers … more

Austin County Jail passes inspection

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

Council officers elected

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

Boy Scouts take flight

A group of 22 Boy Scouts with Charlie Ribardo’s Troop No. 548 earned their aviation badges Saturday as they spent the day at Gloster Airport in the Brazos Country area of Austin County. Airport … more

Govekar to speak at Memorial Day event

Col. Christopher Govekar, CEO of Houston’s 75th Innovation Command, will be the Memorial Day speaker at American Legion Post 442 from 11 a.m. to noon on May 28. The event The event will … more

Sheriff's Report

The Austin County Sheriff’s Office released a report of arrests and bookings for May 4-May 10, 2018. Inclusion in the report does not implicate guilt. Julio Eliseo Reynada was arrested for … more

Bellville students walk across Texas

Bellville Independent School District recently concluded its Walk Across Texas event. At the end of the eighth week, 115,943 miles were racked up by the students and their families. Texas A&M … more

Keeling honored as ‘Courage Cadet’

Congratulations to Hailey Keeling, granddaughter of H W “Buddy” and Carol Koenig of New Ulm. At the Dawson Military Ball on May 12, Hailey received the highest award, Courage Cadet. Keeling is … more

Hermann Sons visits Austin County sheriff

The Austin County Sheriff’s Office was honored with a visit May 8 by Hermann Sons representatives Robert Herridge and Herbert Schumann. Sheriff Jack Brandes and the Austin County Sheriff’s Office … more

Taking home with you

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

Sealy student art to be displayed at U.S. Capitol

Sealy High School student Khondker Salim will have his artwork "Texas Hill Country Trio" displayed at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. Salim won first place for the Congressional Art … more

Art awards presented

Friends of Attwater Prairie Chicken Refuge announced the following winners of the Student Festival Art Contest 2018. Awards were presented at Sealy Junior High on May 7. The contest was open to … more

Austin County prepares for hurricane season

AUSTIN – With the hurricane season less than one month away, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) urges all Texans to learn how to protect themselves and their families from hurricanes and … more

Coin war at Sealy High School

The Sealy High School National Honor Society recently sponsored a Coin War. The class of 2021 were the winners. The class officers chose PUPS of Cat Spring to receive the proceeds as a donation. … more

5 tips to meal prep like a pro

Dinner can be a daunting task for any family with multiple mouths to feed. Factor in complex schedules and individual tastes, and a family meal can become a stressful thought for home … more
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