No one was hurt when a small fire broke out at Deer Park High School North Campus Thursday morning. The school was evacuated for a short time and students and staff were able to return to the building a short time later.
The Lady Deer Softball team hits the road to the playoffs with a bidistrict matchup against Goose Creek Memorial. Game 1 is Thursday at Deer Park at 6:30 p.m. Game 2 is at Goose Creek Memorial Friday at 6:30 p.m. If necessary, Game 3 will be Saturday at 1 p.m. in Deer Park. Click the image for a gallery of recent softball action from Deer Park Photos! Photos by Andrew Pressley/DP Photos
At the May 2 Deer Park City Council Meeting, the city will enter a Army Community Covenant, showcasing support for service members and their families. The program is designed to foster partnerships with the Army to improve the quality of life for soldiers and their families, both at their current duty stations and as they transfer to other states.
San Jacinto College has announced Dr. Lonnie Howard will be present the keynote address at its commcencement ceremony May 13. Howard, president at the Lamar Institute of Technology, has taken twists and turns that will be familiar to community college students striving to succeed.
A report released this week ranked Deer Park as the top small city in Texas to start a small business. Overall, the city ranked No. 17 in the nation. Deer Park scored tops in the nation in business environment.
For their work in the advancement and accomplishments in their community and professions, four Deer Park High School graduates have been named to the Felton F. Waggoner Hall of Honor. The Deer Park Chamber of Commerce announced this year’s inductees are Wade Conner, Leland Robin Enochs, Danika Hayman and Lou Adele May.