The 2017 Mayor's Evening of Community Praise is set for April 11 at the Jimmy Burke Activity Center. The annual Deer Park Chamber of Commerce event will feature the announcement of the the laypersons of the year and a performance by Chris Crump, who competed on The Voice.
The Deer Park Rotary Club welcomed approximately 800 riders to the 8th annual Shell Texas Independence Bicycle Tour on Saturday.
Riders ventured through Deer Park, La Porte, Clear Lake and the historic San Jacinto Battleground, all in support of the Rotary Club's efforts to eradicate polio, provide clean drinking water, scholarships and goodwill locally and around the world.
Click on the image to see a great photo gallery of the 2017 ride courtesy of Deer Park Photos!
Houston’s love affair with the Oilers was a story for the ages. Susan Phillips, daughter of the team’s legendary Head Coach Bum Phillips, recently talked about the Luv Ya Blue! days from inside her father’s mind and heart at the Deer Park Public Library.
Shell Deer Park is offering two industry associates degree scholarships for the 2017/2018 academic year.
Students who are residents of Deer Park, La Porte or Pasadena and are seeking to study Process Technology, Instrumentation, or an Industrial Maintenance Craft Major including Millwright/Machine Technology, Welding, Electrical, or Pipefitting will be considered.
The application closes March 31, 2017. Visit www.shell.us/deerpark for more information.
Shell Deer Park is looking to sponsor four students from its local community to the 2017 Louisiana Youth Seminar taking place July 16-21, 2017 at LSU’s campus in Baton Rouge.
Local (Deer Park, Pasadena or La Porte) students entering their sophomore, junior or senior year and are interested in developing their leadership skills will be considered. The sponsorship application closes February 26.
Details for the 2017 Shell Deer Park sponsored LYS spots are now posted to www.shell.us/deerpark.
A Deer Park parkland has was recognized for its innovative design. College Park, located on College Park Drive earned special recognition for projects under $500,000 from the Houston-Galveston Area Council. The award commended the integration of an remote controlled rock crawler course in the existing park.
Marvin Zindler, Burt Reynolds, Dolly Parton and ZZ Top have all told the story about the town of La Grange and the infamous Chicken Ranch. This month, the Art Park Players will take their turn as the troupe presents The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas. The curtain rises Feb. 10.
Every year groups of volunteer medical professionals led by Rotarians converge on the small city of Guerrero in Mexico to provide eye care and facial repair procedures to underprivileged individuals. As part of the Deer Park Rotary Club’s international projects, the club gives and participates in the Crystal Foundation, an organization dedicated to delivering care to the impoverished town.