The 4-H Clubs of Aransas County cordially invite everyone to the 2022 San Patricio and Aransas County Agriculture and Homemaking Show. Check out the show and see the youth show off their projects. The event is held at the San Patricio County Fairgrounds and Event Center, 219 W. 5th Street, i…
San Patricio and Aransas County adults may enter foods and cultural arts in the San Patricio & Aransas Counties Agricultural and Homemakers Show beginning Monday, Jan. 24 for cultural arts and Tuesday, Jan. 25 for foods.
The Rockport-Fulton Middle School (RFMS) band recently qualified eight students to the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) Middle School Region Band Auditions Thursday, Dec. 2.
Our wonderful native yaupon holly is in its prime at this time of year - loaded with beautiful shiny red berries and full with small, dark green leaves. It is a very attractive plant at any time of year; it keeps its leaves year-round, sports dainty white blossoms in April or May, followed i…
The Rockport-Fulton High School (RFHS) band has performed well in various University Interscholastic League (UIL) and Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) competitions this fall and winter.
The Texas Maritime Museum recently announced its 2022 Brown Bag Lecture Series through the month of March.
The Rockport Rotary Club recently recognized the Rotary Outstanding Students of the Month in the first semester of Rockport-Fulton High School (RFHS).
The Fulton Learning Center (FLC) science fair program held its annual science fair Friday, Dec. 10 and announced the winners in each grade level Monday, Dec. 13.
The Rotary Interact Club (RIC) had a busy December participating in numerous community activities.
The Spanish Woods neighborhood recently hosted its 2nd annual Light Fight and received a great turnout.
Bringing plants indoors at this of year gives enjoyment to people. Many folks celebrate Christmas with beautiful indoor plants, decorating with them and giving them as gifts. The plants’ dark green colored foliage and dark red (usually) colored blooms are just right for this festive time of …
Comptroller Glenn Hegar is reminding Texans that the deadline to apply for Texas’ Match the Promise Foundation® scholarship awards is Dec. 31, 2021. Applicants can use the new online application system or download an application form and mail it in.
The Coastal Bend Community Foundation (CBCF) announced the opening of its online scholarship application process Wednesday, Dec. 15.
Rockport-Fulton High School senior Cheer Captain Lorraine Soto marched in the Pearl Harbor Memorial Day Parade Tuesday, Dec. 7 in its 80th anniversary in Honolulu, HI.
The Aquarium at Rockport Harbor will host Dr. Larry McKinney in its Thursday lecture series at 7 p.m. Dec. 16, 706 Navigation Circle.
Rockport-Fulton High School’s Lorraine Soto was one of more than 800 high school cheerleaders and dancers from across the country that represented the camp brands of Varsity Spirit in the Varsity Spirit Spectacular Nov. 19-22 at the Walt Disney World® Resort in Orlando.
Fifth grade students at Fulton Learning Center (FLC) have been busy taste testing and harvesting turnips in the school’s vegetable gardens during the last week of school before the Thanksgiving holiday.
The Rockport Area Association of Realtor’s donated to nine Aransas County non-profit organizations in its own version of the Day of Giving Tuesday, Nov. 9, the same day as the Coastal Bend’s Day of Giving.
Rockport-Fulton High School recently completed its first nine weeks grading period for the 2021-22 school year. Through all grade levels, 127 students made the all “A” honor roll.
The Rockport-Fulton High School Choir recently competed in the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) All-Region/Pre-Area auditions Saturday, Oct. 23 in Beeville.
The Fulton Learning Center birding team took their first field trip of the year to Hazel Bazemore Park Friday, Sept. 24 in Calallen, where an annual hawk watch was being conducted.
I wanted to learn more about several artifacts currently on display in the “Voices from Aransas County” exhibit at the History Center for Aransas County (HCAC). These circular glass disks have raised letters on them – “St Estephe Medoc” and “Pauillac Medoc.” They are from the archeological s…
The Rockport-Fulton Shopping Tournament returned this year under the coordination of the Aransas County Women’s Lions Club.
Fourth and fifth grade students at Fulton Learning Center recently welcomed representatives from the Coastal Bend Bays and Estuaries Program (CBBEP) - Nueces Delta Reserve Tuesday and Wednesday, Sept. 14-15.
The 2021-22 Fulton Learning Center (FLC) birding teams were recently announced by school sponsor Martha McLeod.
Intern class: Tuesday, Sept. 7
The History Center for Aransas County (HCAC) will honor Connie Hagar with a display of many items that tell the story of this remarkable woman. One can view her childhood star chart, the route she took every day to record bird activity in Aransas County, and memorabilia donated by the Friend…
As work continues on the new 22,000-square-foot Rockport Center for the Arts (RCA) in the heart of downtown Rockport, designers of the new $8.7 million coastal contemporary facility, Richter Architects of Corpus Christi, have been recognized for their outstanding architectural achievements.
The annual BBQ Cook-off benefitting the scholarship program for American Legion Auxiliary (ALA) Unit 363 will be held Saturday, Aug. 21 at the Carl Morrison American Legion Post, 1701 S. Church Street.
Would one like to grow their own fresh vegetables but don’t have a space or the-know-how? Join a series of six free classes on gardening beginning Thursday, Aug. 26 from 8:30-9:30 a.m. at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office, 892 Airport Road.
Fall vegetable gardening! A free Brown Bag series will be held from 12-1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 17 at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office, 892 Airport Road.
The Aransas/San Patricio County Master Gardeners will present a free brown bag gardening series from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 20 at the Aransas County AgriLife Extension office, 892 Airport Road.
The Rockport-Fulton High School (RFHS) varsity cheer team recently brought home several awards and recognitions from cheer camp in Corpus Christi.
Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Aransas County hosted a Home Arts and Horticulture Show as one of many events celebrating Aransas County’s Sesquicentennial.
Students at Fulton Learning Center (FLC) recycled more than 21,000 pounds of metals throughout the school year in their aluminum can and scrap metal recycling contest.
A group of students from Heritage Youth and Family Services (HYFS) spent the morning planting trees Thursday, June 10 at the Linda S. Castro Nature Sanctuary as a part of their Heritage Community Connections Youth Leadership Camp.
The Coastal Bend Blood Center (CBBC) will host its annual Rock and Roll Up Your Sleeve Blood Drive from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Monday, June 21 at the Wal-Mart Supercenter in Rockport, 2401 Highway 35 Business N.
The Rockport Little Theatre (99 N. Austin St.) is having a Cosplay Creation Camp for ages 12 to 18 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, June 21-25.
The Downtown Merchants group met Wednesday, June 9 at the Rockport Railroad Depot, hosted by the Rockport Cultural Arts District (RCAD). Owners of galleries and studios, restaurants, and shops and managers of non-profit organizations in the RCAD discussed plans and shared issues. RCAD Execut…
‘Super Garden Success - Texas Superstars!’ will be presented by the Aransas-San Patricio County Master Gardeners from 12-1 p.m. Tuesday, June 15.
Denaee Sims, of Rockport, recently graduated from Sam Houston State University with a Bachelors of Science in Criminal Justice.
Harrison Gatlin of Rockport recently graduated from The University of Alabama (UA) with a Master of Fine Arts. UA recently awarded some 5,860 degrees during its spring commencement ceremonies from Friday, April 30 through Sunday, May 2.