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Happy Tuesday, people of Humble-Kingwood! Let’s get you all caught up on what’s happening locally to start today off on an informed note.


First, today’s weather:

Increasing amounts of sunshine. High: 64. Low: 54.

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Here are the top stories in Humble-Kingwood today:

  1. Dave Aranda guiding Baylor to Big 12 championship provides preview of new era ahead for conference. (CBSSports.com)
  2. Tachus and TxDOT projects are nearing completion in Kingwood and Atascocita. (The Tribune)
  3. A cold front brought showers and thunderstorms to Humble-Kingwood early Friday. (Humble-Kingwood Patch)
  4. Fiiz Drinks, a specialty soda and treat shop, is now open on Spring Cypress Road in Spring. (Community Impact Newspaper

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Today in Humble-Kingwood:

  • Outside Story Time for All Ages — Kingwood Branch Library. (11 a.m.)
  • Tell Me a Tale Tuesday — Atascocita Branch Library. (4:15 p.m.)
  • Choir Christmas Concert: PAC — Atascocita High School. (7 p.m.)
  • Orchestra Winter Concert: PAC — Kingwood Park High School. (7 p.m.)

From my notebook:

  • Kingwood Branch Library: “Want to create a targeted job search plan? Join us on on Microsoft Teams on Wednesday from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. for a seminar by Workforce Solutions on job searching.” (Facebook)
  • Humble Independent School District: “Did you know that Humble ISD offers a world-renowned, academically rigorous program called International Baccalaureate, or IB for short? Tune in to the next Advanced Learning Podcast to discover how the IB Program prepares students for success.” (Facebook)
  • Kingwood Branch Library: “Adults, join us for online puzzle building on Dec. 8 from 2 p.m.-3 p.m. Register now @ https://bit.ly/3DkpD5q and you will receive a link to join a live Teams meeting. Almost any device that can connect to internet will work.” (Facebook)
  • Kingwood Branch Library: “Join us on Tuesdays @ 11 AM for an Outdoor Story Time for All Ages on our lawn! Enjoy songs, stories, and a craft with our Children’s Department. Crafts are limited. Weather make up days will be Thursdays @ 11 AM.” (Facebook)

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Jeffrey Perkins

About me: Born in San Antonio, I was raised in Arkansas but got back to Texas as soon as I could to attend Texas A&M University, where I earned a bachelor’s degree in Telecommunication Media Studies. I started my journalism career as a copy editor at The Eagle in Bryan, Texas, in 2014 and later became the high school sports beat writer for the paper. My seven years at The Eagle strengthened my passion for journalism, and I love getting to know people and telling their stories, both on the field and off. I’ve seen firsthand the importance of hyper-local journalism in a community, especially in an eventful 2020, when I helped with news coverage and design in addition to my high school athletics beat responsibilities. I joined Patch in 2021 as Texas Field Editor for the Conroe-Montgomery County area. I welcome your questions, comments and story ideas! Please contact me at jeffrey.perkins@patch.com or (479) 264-5801.

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