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Yoga Mix Studio LLC is proud to be celebrating its one year anniversary, the relocation of the studio to 2601-G Cartwright Road, Missouri City, Texas, directly across the street from…

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Christmas Advent Season »

Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital would like to cordially invite the Fort Bend and surrounding communities to join us as we usher in the Christmas Advent Season. Through a series…

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Fort Bend Family YMCA sends 450 kids back to school with backpacks »

As the summer comes to an end back-to-school shopping can be a stressful time for many families. The YMCA of Greater Houston helps ease this burden through its Operation Backpack…

Sep 29 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Sugar Land PD searches for burglars »

Sugar Land police are looking for two men who stole electronics from a home in the 7000 block of Radcliff Place on Sept. 23. A woman said she left home…

Sep 25 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Methodist Sugar Land nurse receives DAISY Award »

When faced with a challenging situation, Ann Hernandez, RN – a nurse in Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital’s emergency department – went the extra mile to comfort a struggling patient…

Sep 25 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Groth Corp donates $3,000 to Fort Bend Cares »

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By Elsa Maxey Operating locally in Stafford, Groth Croporation is helping Fort Bend Cares with its mission to help serve…

Sep 30 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Civil Servant of the Week: Wayne Poorman »

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By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Wayne Poorman’s first experience in law enforcement was quite memorable. In the early 1970s, Poorman was…

Sep 24 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Fort Bend County aims to deploy new text-to-911 system by end of year »

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By Christina Martinez christina@theleadernews.com In serious emergencies, picking up the phone to dial 9-1-1 may not be realistic. If an…

Sep 24 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

14-acre mixed use development coming to Sugar Land in fall 2016 »

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Vista Properties, the Sugar Land-based company that built the 20-acre mixed use development La Centerra in Cinco Ranch, closed on…

Sep 24 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Rep. Reynolds’ barratry trial begins October 6 »

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Two-term incumbent is confident he’ll be exonerated By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Texas State Rep. Ron Reynolds (D-Missouri City) hopes to…

Sep 24 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Literacy Council improves lives of mother, son »

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By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Evie Serrano plans on becoming a pastor in the United Methodist Church, and her son, Steve,…

Sep 24 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Mosquitoes still bugging local residents »

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By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Missouri City, Sugar Land and Fort Bend County’s Health and Human Services (HHS) division have stepped…

Sep 18 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Fort Bend Crimestoppers offer $5,000 reward in Greatwood burglary case »

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Fort Bend County Crimes Stoppers, Inc. will pay up to a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspects involved in Burglary of a Habitation in the Greatwood subdivision in the Sugar Land area. At 5:57 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18,…

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Crime Briefs 10/01/14 »

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Sugar Land Police responded to Baker Street Pub, 15970 City Walk. Police were told a woman hit another woman in the head with a bottle.  The woman also hit a manager in the face with a coffee mug.  She later attempted to hit a police…

Sep 30 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

KHOU: Former Elkins High student shot in San Antonio »

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College Night at a northeast nightclub turned violent Friday. San Antonio police said a local college football player was shot in the club’s parking lot, according to our news partner, KHOU Channel 11. Officers said the victim, who’s a senior at the University of the…

Sep 26 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Martinez arrested »

On Sept. 16, a man in a white Ford cut off a driver while driving Northbound on State Highway 6, near Lexington Boulevard. The driver that was cut off pulled up next to the driver of the white Ford and verbally confronted him. The man…

Sep 23 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Banks arrested in Missouri City »

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Missouri City police officers were dispatched to a possible burglary in progress at the Lake Shore Harbour Recreation Center. Upon arrival Officers observed two subjects exiting the premises and they were detained for further investigation. Officers conducted a search of the interior of the building…

Sep 23 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Football Notebook: Fort Bend Christian improves to 5-0 »

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Fort Bend Christian won its first five games of the season, and now the Eagles have a bye week before opening district competition by hosting…

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Christmas Advent Season

Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital would like to cordially invite the Fort Bend and surrounding communities to join us as we usher in the Christmas Advent Season. Through a series of worship events, we will tell…

Sep 29 2014 / Read More »
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Stretch yourself to health!

Yoga Mix Studio LLC is proud to be celebrating its one year anniversary, the relocation of the studio to 2601-G Cartwright Road, Missouri City, Texas, directly across the street from the new Missouri City Rec Center,…

Sep 30 2014 / Read More »
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Stafford City Council will consider Legacy-related ordinance on Tuesday

By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com The city of Stafford will likely have the opportunity to replace the departing Texas Instruments headquarters with the new, The Legacy at Stafford mixed-use development. But there’s still plenty of work to…

Aug 19 2014 / Read More »
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Sheriff investigates indecent exposure suspect

Fort Bend County Crimes Stoppers, Inc. will pay a cash reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect who exposed himself early Tuesday morning in a Richmond-area subdivision. At about 7:50 a.m.…

Sep 2 2014 / Read More »
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Smith to bring himself & Dibbles Jr. to Fort Bend County Fair

By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Granger Smith built his career as a popular country music in Texas as a poignant, thoughtful singer-songwriter. His alter-ego, Earl Dibbles Jr., is a wild country boy who has a penchant for…

Sep 25 2014 / Read More »
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Drive-Thru ordinance could boost Meadows Place

By Karen Daniels For The Star When zoning first came to the City of Meadows Place in 1985, there was an ordinance that did not allow for commercial properties to have a drive-thru. “At the time,…

Aug 6 2014 / Read More »
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Austin High graduate eager to face the Houston Texans on Sunday

By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Austin High graduate Jerry Hughes is looking forward to his Houston Homecoming this weekend. The 26-year-old Hughes was a running back for the Bulldogs, but he now makes his living as a…

Sep 26 2014 / Read More »
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Deadline for Wharton County Junior College presidential scholars extended

Wharton County Junior College students who have not yet signed up for the Presidential Scholars Program still have time. The deadline for applying to the special program has been extended to Monday, Sept. 15. Group members…

Aug 8 2014 / Read More »

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