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Local group honors patriotism »

Patriotism was the order of the day, Monday, May 18 at Constellation Field.  The Skeeters’ organization has been a proud supporter of the event since its inception in 2013. The…

May 26 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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Fort Bend ISD, Stafford MSD classes canceled amid flooding emergency »

Fort Bend ISD and Stafford MSD canceled classes on Tuesday amid flash flood warnings that have impacted many roads in the area. The flash food warning has been lifted and…

May 26 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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Sugar Land Junior Super Star winner to sing National Anthem at Memorial Day event »

By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Richmond resident Camryn Gonzales loves to sing. “I like that it shows the power you have – way of expressing feelings,” said the Wertheimer Middle School…

May 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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Sugar Land woman says HOA crossed the line »

By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Last winter, Sugar Land resident Eleanor Burgess put an 18-inch decorative Christian Cross in her front yard garden as a memorial to her 92-year-old mother who…

May 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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Top Sugar Land Real Estate firms announce merger »

Two of the largest residential and commercial real estate firms with historic ties operating in the Sugar Land and Fort Bend County area have announced a merger. RE/MAX Fine Properties,…

May 20 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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New MC Fire Station set to open Wednesday, July 1 »

On July 1, Missouri City Fire Station 5, located on Waters Lake Boulevard, will officially open its doors and begin serving the southern portion of Sienna Plantation. Officers and drivers…

May 20 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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Sugar Land’s Mayor Thompson and Councilmember Porter Weigh in on Wal-Mart Controversy »

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By Subhrata Barot For The Star It’s no secret in Sugar Land’s District One that Wal-Mart applied with the Planning…

May 23 2015 / 2 Comments / Read More »

Be A Champion strives to solve hunger problem »

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Founded by two University of Houston football players in 2001, “Be A Champion, Inc.” (BAC) provides an extensive variety of…

May 23 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Toll Road Authority general manager discusses future possibilities  »

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By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Will the Fort Bend County Toll Road Authority (FBCTRA) ever link the 10-mile gap between the…

May 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

CIVIL SERVANTS OF THE WEEK: FBISD names 2015 Teachers of the Year »

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Fort Bend ISD is proud to announce the names of its 2015 Teachers of the Year: Melanie Hines of Oyster…

May 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

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The students, teachers and parents are all counting down the days of summer. It’s time for summer camp, some fun…

May 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Stafford hopes to attract a new supermarket »

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By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Stafford hasn’t had a standalone supermarket in its city limits in more than five years. “We’ll…

May 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Fort Bend Theatre’s action reaction troupe presents: A Little Princess, Sara Crewe »

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Join Sara Crewe in the delightful adaptation of her classic story, A Little Princess, Sara Crewe, presented by Award-winning Fort…

May 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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Report: Former Houston Texans star being investigated for child abuse in Fort Bend County »

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Former Houston Texans and current Denver Broncos defensive end Antonio Smith is under investigation for alleged sex abuse in Fort Bend County, Texas, according to our news partner, KHOU Channel 11. No charges have been filed. The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office released the following…

May 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Sugar Land police search for suspect who kidnapped victims at gunpoint »

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Sugar Land police are looking for a gunman who kidnapped four people on May 10. A man and his wife were dropping off friends in the 3700 block of Springhill Lane at 12:10 a.m. when they were approached in the driveway by a black man…

May 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Quail Valley MS teachers under investigation »

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Two middle school teachers are under investigation after separate incidents involving students at Quail Valley Middle School this week, according to our news partner, KHOU Channel 11. Fort Bend ISD officials confirmed that a two teachers have been removed from their classrooms after a student…

May 13 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Amber Alert issued for three Needville children »

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An Amber Alert has been issued for three missing children out of Needville. Police are searching for 4-year-old Jacklyn Crouse, 6-year-old Zoey Crouse and 8-year-old Damion Crouse. Zoey is a 4-foot-tall white female with blonde hair. Damion has brown hair and is about 4-feet 6-inches…

May 12 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Sugar Land police search for kidnapping suspect »

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Sugar Land police are looking for a gunman who kidnapped four people on Sunday. A man and his wife were dropping off friends in the 3700 block of Springhill Lane at 12:10 a.m. when they were approached in the driveway by a black man wearing…

May 12 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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Rosenberg fifth-grader wins national contest for being “good natured” »

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By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Rosenberg resident Carolyn Riedel has noticed that her 11-year-son, Ashton, does an extraordinary job of being kind to his friends, family…

May 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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Local group honors patriotism

Patriotism was the order of the day, Monday, May 18 at Constellation Field.  The Skeeters’ organization has been a proud supporter of the event since its inception in 2013. The event was emceed by Sugar Land…

May 26 2015 / Read More »
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Fort Bend ISD, Stafford MSD classes canceled amid flooding emergency

Fort Bend ISD and Stafford MSD canceled classes on Tuesday amid flash flood warnings that have impacted many roads in the area. The flash food warning has been lifted and there’s a flash flood watch until…

May 26 2015 / Read More »
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Fort Bend ISD, Stafford MSD classes canceled amid flooding emergency

Fort Bend ISD and Stafford MSD canceled classes on Tuesday amid flash flood warnings that have impacted many roads in the area. The flash food warning has been lifted and there’s a flash flood watch until…

May 26 2015 / Read More »
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Fort Bend Sheriff’s Office looks for missing Good Samaritan

The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office is seeking witnesses to a crash that occurred at 9:02 p.m. on Sunday night.   The crash occurred on the Grand Parkway northbound on the Brazos River bridge. The crash…

May 4 2015 / Read More »
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Sheriff’s Office: Four-year-old boy drowns near Rosenberg

The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office responded to a fatal drowning incident Wednesday afternoon just north of Rosenberg. At 2:25 p.m., Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a drowning call in the 1300 block of Cumings Road.…

Mar 18 2015 / Read More »
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Meadows Place receives rare national distinction

The City of Meadows Place welcomed Deputy State Fire Marshall Jesse Williams and Insurance Services Office (ISO) Manager Phillip Bradley to their October council meeting to award a rare distinction on the City of Meadows Place…

Oct 31 2014 / Read More »
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Rosenberg fifth-grader wins national contest for being “good natured”

By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Rosenberg resident Carolyn Riedel has noticed that her 11-year-son, Ashton, does an extraordinary job of being kind to his friends, family and classmates. Riedel came across a national Good Natured Kids Contest,…

May 22 2015 / Read More »
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WCJC receives National Recognition

Wharton County Junior College has received the annual merit award from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) for achieving a 100% pass rate on the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination for the…

Oct 10 2014 / Read More »

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