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Nacho Nachos owner Chris Gonzalez says its “Tex-Mex-meets-barbecue” theme comes straight from his heritage. “My parents are ... The Texas theme is present in more ways than just the flavors. Each menu item is ... According to Gonzalez, Pearland- and Friendswood-themed nachos are still in the works.
A Pearland man tried to hire a hitman to kill an ex-girlfriend and three other Houston residents, prosecutors said Thursday in announcing his arrest. Rajesh Bakshi, 54, was charged with four counts of solicitation of capital murder and is accused of trying to pay a professional killer to shoot a woman he had ...

Even though it's the largest alligator he's ever seen in his neighborhood, Pearland resident Bradley Durrett almost didn't see it. Durrett told that he was driving along Country Club Drive in the Green Tee Terrace neighborhood late Saturday night when he spotted the huge reptile in his peripheral ...
PEARLAND, Texas - A massive alligator was spotted last week in Pearland and a local man has posted it on his Facebook page. Bradley Durrett captured video of the alligator in the Green Tee Terrace neighborhood. In the video, the animal is seen briefly walking down a street and then heading toward a ...
PEARLAND, Texas (KTRK) --. Police say the only thing that appeared to have been taken during a home invasion in Pearland has been recovered. A Mercedes ... "It appears the vehicle was the only thing taken during the ordeal," said Officer Jeff Evans, of Pearland police. "There was nothing else readily ...
A new Bombshells Restaurant & Bar, a sports bar and music venue with seating for more than 400, opened Wednesday in Pearland. The 10,900-square-foot location along Texas 288, south of the Sam Houston Tollway, represents the chain's biggest to date. It also has a patio with 2,800 square feet of ...

Pearland family uses caution signs to keep people off their bluebonnets ... With spring season reigning, it's a tradition this time of year here in Texas to take pictures in a field of bluebonnets. But one family in Pearland has had enough with people trampling their yard for the perfect photo with the flower.
HOUSTON, Texas - A child is in critical condition after being struck by hit-and-run driver while riding his bike Saturday morning in Friendswood, police said. The hit-and-run was ... Caldwell, of Pearland, contacted Friendswood police and agreed to turn himself in, officials said. Caldwell was arrested and ...
Authorities are searching for a Pearland teenager who was last seen Wednesday, March 28, the Brazoria County Sheriff's Office reports. Kayla Arrington, 15, was last seen when she was dropped off by the school bus at the St. Andrews apartment complex in the 9900 block of FM 518 in Pearland. She was ...
PEARLAND, Texas (KTRK) --. Deputies believe a missing 15-year-old girl with special needs from Brazoria County may be in the Houston area. Kayla Arrington was last seen Wednesday after being dropped off at her bus stop in front of the St. Andrews apartment complex in Pearland. Investigators said ...
PEARLAND, Texas - Life at Rebecca Paterson's Pearland home is chaotic. She's "Mom" to 2-month-old Aiden and 2-year-old Jacob. KHOU 11 News wanted to know the story behind her picture that's been shared online tens of thousands of times. It was taken Monday night at the Target in Pearland.
"In most cases not related to law enforcement, the city employees will be in marked vehicles with the City of Pearland logo. For law enforcement related contacts, the officer will be in a marked patrol vehicle with high visibility markings (police logo), low visibility markings, or an unmarked vehicle. In any case ...
Kai Shappley lasted almost two academic years in Pearland's public schools before her mother decided that it just wasn't going to work. "This year was just too much for her," said Kimberly Shappley, explaining her decision to move her family to Austin from Pearland in early March. "We've just been having ...
PEARLAND, Texas (KTRK) --. A 15-year-old student was found with a gun on Pearland High School campus Friday morning, according to authorities. Pearland Police responded to the high school located at 3775 Main Street around 10:00 a.m.. Authorities say the student was found in an isolated area with ...
... Pearland city attorney, called the incident an mistake and attributed it to a typo. Residents in Area L have filed a lawsuit against the city, said Michele Falzon, who owns commercial property in that area, which consists of 1,002 acres northeast of Texas 35 between Dixie Farm Road and County Road 29.
PEARLAND, Texas - A murder mystery in Pearland has investigators baffled and asking who killed Valerie Ruth Young? The correct answer to that question is now worth some very big bucks, as in a reward of $105,000 dollars! Crime Stoppers is offering $5,000, and now a hundred grand has been added ...
Who killed Valerie Young? That's the question that loved ones and police continue to ask months after her murder with still no arrests. Crime Stoppers has increased the cash reward for information leading to the arrest in the case of Valerie's death. The Pearland grandmother was found dead just two days ...

If they didn't already cast an early ballot, Pearland and Friendswood registered voters have a chance to pick their party's candidates for the November ... All locations will open at 7 a.m. and close at 7 p.m. Don't forget, you'll need to bring a form of ID — check the list provided by the Texas Secretary of State:.
Laura Moser is one of six Democrats vying for a chance to take on the Republican incumbent, John Culberson, in Texas's Seventh Congressional District. .... Floyd mentioned that his son had run for a school-board seat in the conservative suburb Pearland on a platform that called for transgender bathroom ...
Country singer-songwriter Roger Creager headlines the 2018 Texas Music Fest, hosted by the Friends of Friendswood Downtown Association. (Courtesy Texas Music Fest). By Matt Dulin | 4:58 ... has attracted as many as 3,000 people in the past. Here's a guide to your weekend in Pearland/Friendswood.
As a result, cities throughout Texas are rushing to annex land before December 1 when SB 6 will require them to obtain voter approval. The City of Pearland is one of these cities."Residents in another tract land annexed by Pearland during the same process, called "Area L," have filed a lawsuit against the ...
PEARLAND, Texas - Brazoria County deputies on Sunday arrested 50 people and seized 165 birds when they raided a large cockfighting operation, authorities said. Investigators said someone called the Sheriff's Office about 2 p.m. Sunday and told deputies about the rooster fighting operation in the 17700 ...
February 20, 2018 // // PEARLAND, Texas - FirstLight Home Care, an award-winning provider of non-medical home care, today announced it will open an office in Pearland to serve residents throughout the Pearland area. The new FirstLight location is scheduled to open in March and will be owned and ...
A 60-year-old woman is facing charges after a violent hit-and-run crash in Pearland. (KTRK). KTRK. By Steven Romo. Tuesday, February 20, 2018. PEARLAND, Texas (KTRK) --. A 60-year-old woman driving a Hummer left the scene of a major crash at Pearland Parkway and 518 Monday morning, police said. The Hummer ...
PEARLAND, Texas - Two Pearland businesses say they were targeted by the same man, a month apart, who was caught on surveillance camera stealing a tip jar. The tip jar at Killeen's BBQ disappeared in the middle of Friday's busy rush. Owner Ronnie Killen went through the surveillance video and ...
Many Pearland residents agree. They have been sounding off on social media about the trees. “They're pretty up in arms because they don't know the progress,” said Lisa Diese. Diese started the non-profit “Trees for Pearland,” and says she supports the tree removal because it'll lead to better drainage ...
After graduating from Seguin High School in 1971, Dottsy enrolled at the University of Texas. Just 12 hours short of a college degree, she left UT when her recording of “Storms Never Last” became a hit on country-western radio stations. Four of her songs reached the Top 20 on country music charts, and ...
Alleged cockfighting ring nets 50 arrests in Brazoria Co. KTRK. Tuesday, February 27, 2018 11:45AM. PEARLAND, Texas (KTRK) --. A take-down of an alleged large-scale cockfighting operation netted 50 arrests and 165 seized fowl in an unincorporated part of Pearland over the weekend. According to the Brazoria County ...
PEARLAND, Texas (KTRK) --. A Pearland mom has a warning for parents after she says she found texts from a grown man on her 10-year-old daughter's phone. "It was frightening and quite unbelievable that this was happening to my daughter, that he had reached my daughter," she said. The woman, who ...
PEARLAND, Texas — The Brazoria County Sheriff's Office started to release the names and mugshots Tuesday of the 50 people arrested after an elaborate and large scale cockfighting operation was exposed in the Pearland area. Investigators responded to the 17700 block of Wells Drive around 2 p.m. ...


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