Here’s where to find back-to-school supplies this Tax-Free Weekend in the Lake Houston area. Some school supplies, clothing and footwear can be purchased without added sales tax this weekend. Here are a few local stores that sell qualifying items, from sneakers to backpacks. Read more about Tax-free Weekend and items that qualify here.

A 2 Z Education Supplies

222 1st Street E., Humble

Dapper Darlings

1660 W. Lake Houston Parkway, Kingwood

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Colin Carney was appointed as a board member for Humble ISD Aug. 8. Courtesy Humble ISD

The Humble ISD board of trustees appointed a new member Aug. 8 from a crowded field of candidates.

The board selected Colin Carney, an asset and wealth management tax director at PricewaterhouseCoopers, over 13 other candidates who applied for the vacant Position 6 following the resignation of former trustee Heath Rushing in May. Rushing moved out of the district to serve as CEO of Memorial Hermann Cypress and Memorial Hermann Katy hospitals.

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