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Summer is here! Kids in Aransas County School District finished their work last Thursday. Summer is the time when kids build memories, and kids will look back at day trips, fun outdoor activities, picnics and outings with nostalgia. They have been cooped up trying to homeschool for weeks, an…

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The 32nd annual HummerBird Celebration T-shirt Design contest is underway. This year’s deadline to submit an entry to the Rockport-Fulton Chamber of Commerce (RFCC) office is Friday, May 15.

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The Humane Society & Adoption Center of Rockport-Fulton has scheduled a new date for its 5th annual Luncheon & Style Show. Originally scheduled for Saturday, April 25, the event will now be held from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 13 at the Rockport Country Club.

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For children and teens attending school is a developmentally appropriate form of socialization. It also provides structure in kids’ lives. With new social distancing restrictions, kids are missing their friends, their teachers, and their routines. Most parents are also now at home working an…

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Rotary Youth activities occur in a number of forms - recognition (Student of the Month), personal growth (4-way speech contest) and education (College and Career training scholarships). All are designed to make growing up more fun and interesting.

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We have heard the term helicopter parent for many years. There is a new term, lawnmower parent, which has been around a couple of years. While helicopter parents are known for keeping a close eye on their kids’ every move, lawnmower parents are paving the way. They’re mowing down obstacles b…

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Aransas/San Patricio Master Gardeners will host their annual Spring Plant Sale from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Saturday, March 14 at the Coastal Oaks Garden located behind the Aransas AgriLife building, 892 Airport Rd.

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Rockport-Fulton Middle School (RFMS) students spent their Valentine’s Day giving back to the community in a big way. In partnership with Keep Aransas County Beautiful (KACB), 700 RFMS students participated in the first annual Aransas County Day of Kindness Friday, Feb. 14

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Sea Life San Antonio, along with staff at Rockport-Fulton High School (RFHS), surprised RFHS science teacher Tisha Mann with the announcement of being named one of Sea Life Aquarium’s Texas Science Teachers of the Year Monday, Feb. 17.

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Nine students from Fulton Learning Center (FLC) competed at the 32nd annual Coastal Bend Regional Science Fair (CBRSF) Friday, Feb. 7 and 8 at Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi (TAMUCC). Valero Energy and TAMUCC sponsor the event.

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Emotional self-regulation is important for all kids, no matter what age! Yes, adults also need to learn some emotional regulations skills as well. Emotional regulation is necessary in negotiating relationships, managing frustrations when presented with challenging circumstances and failure, …

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Following a healthy lifestyle by eating balanced nutritious meals, engaging in daily physical activities, and avoiding smoking and excessive alcohol consumption may help reduce the risk factors of heart disease. Heart disease is the leading cause of death among American men and women causing…

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The Rockport-Fulton High School (RFHS) Pirate Robotics team recently competed in the Corpus Christi League Championship and advanced two teams into the regional tournament.

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A Coastal Bend Free Wills Clinic for families of low income is scheduled for Tuesday, March 10 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Nueces Center for Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities (3373 S. Port Ave., Corpus Christi).

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The Rockport-Fulton High School (RFHS) Chapter of Business Professionals of America joined 12 other schools to compete in the Regional Leadership Competition Saturday, Jan. 11.

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San Patricio and Aransas County adults may enter Foods and Cultural Arts in the San Patricio and Aransas Counties Agricultural and Homemakers Show. There is no limit on the number of entries per exhibitor. Entry fee per item is $3.00. The Adult Division has two divisions, Food and Cultural Arts.

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The Friends of the History Center will open its new exhibit “Hispanic Heritage in Aransas County” at 10 a.m. Saturday Jan. 11. The speaker for the opening is Nueces County Judge Barbara Canales. She will talk about her ancestors and their efforts to establish justice for Hispanics in the region.

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Fulton Learning Center (FLC) recently held its annual science fair Monday, Dec. 16 and Tuesday, Dec. 17. The FLC staff was impressed by the participating students working hard to turn in quality projects and going above and beyond their normal academic studies.

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The number of Master Gardeners in Aransas County continues to grow following the graduation of 22 individuals from the Master Gardener Intern Program in Aransas County on Tuesday, Dec. 10.

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The Coastal Bend Community Foundation (CBCF) announced the opening of its online scholarship application process Sunday, Dec. 15. Students are encouraged to apply by visiting the Foundation’s website at www.cbcfoundation.org and clicking the “Scholarship” button followed by the “CBCF Scholar…

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The Thanksgiving leftovers are gone … and now we rush headlong into the Christmas holidays! As parents, you strive to make the holidays a special time for your children. This is truly a wonderful time for families to be sure. But there can be a downside to the holiday excitement. All the pre…

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Rockport-Fulton Middle School choir students recently performed at the Texas Music Educators Association All Region/Pre-Area auditions Saturday, Nov. 2 at Tuloso-Midway High School.

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Fulton Mansion State Historic Site Educator Chandler Wahrmund recently announced the winners of the Mansion’s 10th annual Spooky Stories Creative Writing and Art Contest with local schools.

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Rockport-Fulton High School choir students recently performed at the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) All Region/Pre-Area auditions Saturday, Nov. 2 at Tuloso-Midway High School. Nine students qualified for the All-Region Choir and performed in the Region Clinic and Concert this Satu…

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