KWB Offers Campus Beautification Grant for Whitehouse School Campuses

KWB Campus Beautification Grant - WHSKeep Whitehouse Beautiful once again is offering its annual Campus Beautification Grant, available to any Whitehouse school campus. The grant, which is $200, will go towards any type of landscaping improvement for the campuses.

In years past, gardens, trees and flowers have been planted around the campuses.
Deadline to apply is November 3rd. Click HERE to download the grant application!

Outstanding Yard Award for October 2014

IMGP8426RKeep Whitehouse Beautiful presented the October Outstanding Yard award to Morris and Rose Crymes for their beautiful yard at 19673 Willingham Rd. (CR 2171) in Whitehouse.

As you can see in the pictures, their large lot has a beautiful white picket fence, many trees, shrubs and plants, all beautifully landscaped. Congratuations to Morris and Rose, they received a $25 gift certificate to Senter’s Nursery, which sponsors this great event!IMGP8416R

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Whitehouse Large Item Drop Off – Saturday, October 18th!

fall housecleaningWe’ve put the Whitehouse Citywide Garage Sale behind us, and now we are moving toward the Whitehouse Large Item Drop-Off!

The Whitehouse Large Item Drop-Off is scheduled for Saturday, October 18th from 8:00am until noon.  Residents of Whitehouse wishing to bring their items to the Whitehouse Recycle Center will need to show proof of residency in the City limits with a current City of Whitehouse utility bill.   Items that are not suitable for trash pickup like mattresses, rusty metal furniture and grills, toys, bikes, appliances and more will be accepted.  Please note, construction materials WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

Also being accepted will be electronic items.  We will be accepting on behalf of STS Recycling items such as computers, printers, VCRs and more. As stated by a representative from STS Electronic Recycling, “We can aid you in recycling out of date, nonworking, or unwanted electronic equipment. THIS RECYCLING SERVICE IS PROVIDED AT NO COST TO YOU. All recyclables processed by STS Electronic Recycling are either reused or physically destroyed and recycled. We assure you that your business or personal information will be destroyed to Department of Defense (DOD) standards and we will provide you with a certificate of destruction if desired. Please visit our website at www.stsrecycle.com for more information.”

Computers (towers and laptops) Monitors Printers

Cables, mice, and keyboards Fax machines Telephones and telephone systems

Cell phones Copy machines Scanners Servers Projectors

Digital cameras Flat screen TVs (Please note: we do NOT accept tubed TVs)

VCR and DVD players Gaming systems Radios and stereos

 

Outstanding Yard for September 2014

IMGP8068RKWB awarded the Outstanding Yard for September to Barbara and Bob Paul for their beautiful yard at 103 Bluebird Lane in Whitehouse. Bob will quickly let you know that Barbara is the gardener and the many colorful flowerbeds are all her work. The Paul’s received a $25.00 gift card from Senter’s Nursery which sponsors this event for Keep Whitehouse Beautiful.

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Outstanding Yard for August 2014

2014-08 WilliamsonKeep Whitehouse Beautiful presented the Outstanding Yard award for August 2014 to Sue and Al Williamson for their beautiful yard at 1208 Corey Drive in Whitehouse. Their yard has manicured beds, and beautiful flowers and bushes. The Williamsons received a $25.00 gift certificate from Senter’s Nursery, which sponsors this event.

KWB Wins Two Awards from Keep Texas Beautiful

14718117955_3e3e058395_kKWB President Beverly Casey and volunteers Dorothy LaFlure and Angela Klein presented two awards given to Keep Whitehouse Beautiful from Keep Texas Beautiful to the Whitehouse City Council on Tuesday, July 22nd. The first was an award for sustained excellence for a 3-year period and the other was a certificate of silver star recognition, based upon the activities and educational programming done in the year 2013. DSC_0690
These awards will be on display at the City headquarters, as a thank you to the City and the community of Whitehouse for their support of our programs and outreach. We are truly blessed to be in such a wonderful community!
As always, our mission is: “We care for others by inspiring individuals to be good stewards of the Whitehouse community.”DSC_0693

Outstanding Yard for July 2014

DSC_0484DSC_0490Keep Whitehouse Beautiful presented the Outstanding Yard award for July 2014 to Joyce and Lou Napolitano for their beautiful yard at 379 Royal Circle in Whitehouse.   Their yard has towering trees, lots of interesting flowerbeds, a productive garden and makes the birds welcome there.  The Napolitanos  received a $25.00 gift certificate from Senter’s Nursery, which sponsors this event.

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Outstanding Yard for May 2014

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Keep Whitehouse Beautiful presented the Outstanding Yard award for May to Lynda and Wayne Riley for their beautiful yard at 109 Karla in Whitehouse. The Riley’s received a $25 gift certificate from Senter’s Nursery, which sponsors this IMGP7580Revent. Congratulations Riley family!IMGP7584R

Beautification at Whitehouse City Park

2014-05-21 Lantana planting at City Park resizedHazel Bateman and Dorothy LaFlure, volunteers with Keep Whitehouse Beautiful, planted sunny lantana in the beds in front of Whitehouse City Park this week. By late summer, it should be a mass of yellow! Thank you for all your hard work to beautify our lovely City!

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Outstanding Yard for April 2014

IMGP7364RKeep Whitehouse Beautiful presented the Outstanding Yard award for April 2014 to J.C. and Kay Hendrix for their beautiful yard at 405 Seth Street in Whitehouse. Although they live in the city of Whitehouse, their yard is surrounded by beautiful country pastures. The Hendrix received at $25 gift certificate from Senter’s Nursery, which supports this event.

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