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By Anna Lotz

Editor, Tomball/Magnolia & Conroe/Montgomery

Anna joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio. In July 2017, she transitioned to editor for the Tomball/Magnolia edition. She began covering the communities of Conroe and Montgomery as well in 2020. Anna covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Anna served as editor-in-chief of Cedars, interned with the National Journalism Center in Washington, D.C., and spent time writing for the Springfield News-Sun and Xenia Daily Gazette.



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Magnolia Eats and Treats opened Dec. 4 on Tamina Road in Magnolia. (Courtesy Magnolia Eats and Treats)
Magnolia Eats and Treats now open on Tamina Road

The restaurant offers deep-fried foods, desserts and candy.

Tomball City Council approved the annexation of 240 acres at Rocky Road and Grand Parkway, east of Hwy. 249, on Dec. 6. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Tomball City Council approves annexation of 240-acre property at Hwy. 249, Rocky Road

The development will include light industrial, distribution and retail space, and it is expected to create about 1,300 jobs.

The master-planned community will be built on property formerly known as Woodard Ranch and will include mixed-use commercial and residential homesites. Boundaries drawn are approximate. (Screenshot via Google Maps; site map courtesy AIRIA Development Co.)
Master-planned community spanning 5,700 acres confirmed for Todd Mission, Magnolia

The master-planned community will be built on property formerly known as Woodard Ranch and will include mixed-use commercial and residential homesites.

US Attorney General Merrick Garland and US Associate Attorney General Vanita Gupta announced the lawsuit against Texas on Dec. 6. (Screenshot courtesy of Department of Justice)
U.S. Dept. of Justice lawsuit alleges Texas' redistricting maps discriminate against voters of color

The suit alleges that the Texas Legislature redrew the maps to reduce voters of colors' influence on elections.

Audubon moved into its second phase of development with three new builders announced, according to a press release from the company. (Chandler France/Community Impact Newspaper)
Audubon residential development moves into second phase in Magnolia with new builders

New homebuilders have begun constructing homes in the 3,000-acre development.

The 6.5-mile project will be an important connection for the pedestrian, bicycle and transit networks, according to city officials. (Courtesy Austin Public Works)
CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: City of Austin begins design of urban trail on abandoned rail corridor; 12 things to do in and around New Braunfels this holiday season and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of Dec. 6.

Dogtopia opened a new location on Durango Creek Drive in Magnolia Nov. 18. (Courtesy Dogtopia)
Dogtopia opens new location on Durango Creek Drive in Magnolia

The company offers day care, boarding and spa services for dogs.

The proposed project spans 12.4 miles of FM 1488 through Magnolia, Conroe and The Woodlands and includes adding left-turn lanes at major intersections, a raised median through the length of the project and upgrading or installing several traffic signals. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
TxDOT gathering public comments on proposed FM 1488 traffic signals, raised median

The proposed project spans 12.4 miles through Magnolia, Conroe and The Woodlands and includes adding left-turn lanes at major intersections, a raised median through the length of the project and upgrading or installing several traffic signals.

Consuelo Mendez Middle School has consistently received poor ratings from the Texas Education Agency. (Community Impact Newspaper)
CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: State could take over AISD school board if poorly-rated campus does not improve; new furniture store to open in McKinney and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of Dec. 3.

Julia De Leon, a Harris County Precinct 3 resident and essential worker, spoke Nov. 30 at commissioners court in favor of establishing the Harris County Essential Workers Board. (Emily Lincke/Community Impact Newspaper)
Harris County creates board for essential workers during ongoing pandemic

Local essential workers will now be given a voice to improve working conditions during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic after the Harris County Essential Workers Board was established during the Harris County Commissioners Court session Nov. 30.

Reveille Barbecue Co. opened its storefront in Pinehurst Nov. 27 (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Reveille Barbecue Co. opens brick-and-mortar location in Pinehurst

The barbecue restaurant is open Saturdays and Sundays.