Recently the Fort Bend Education Foundation held its 10th Annual Schlumberger Education Expedition bike ride. Over 600 riders gathered at Hightower High School for this BP MS 150 recommended ride. As a result of this successful ride the Foundation netted $22,000 benefiting the Fort Bend Education Foundation programs. Rest Stops/Lunch were staffed by volunteers including … [Read more...] about Dulles Student Council Wins “ Best Rest Stop”
Archives for April 2013
By Betsy Dolan The Fort Bend ISD Board of Trustees unanimously approved Charles Dupre as Superintendent of Schools for the state’s seventh largest school district. Dupre will officially assume the duties of Fort Bend ISD Superintendent on April 29. Dupre, 51,had been the Superintendent of Pflugerville Independent School District near Austin since 2006. Before that he was … [Read more...] about FBISD Board unanimously approves Charles Dupre as the new Superintendent
By LeaAnne Klentzman Sugar Land Police have been working on several exposure cases over the last couple of months and now have announced an arrest. Sugar Land Police spokesman Doug Adolph said Jingxue Hao, 55, of Sugar Land, has been arrested and charged with four counts of indecency with a child. “Undercover officers arrested Hao at a park near Habersham Avenue in the … [Read more...] about Sugar Land man arrested for four counts of indecency
By Elsa Maxey A recent Rice University Kinder Institute for Urban Research report relating to a survey about the area’s community reaches some interesting conclusions backed up by 2010 census data -- Fort Bend is the most ethnically diverse in the nation. This is supported by percentages showing its 585,375 population to have 19 percent Asians, 24 percent Latino, 21 percent … [Read more...] about Is Fort Bend County the most ethnically diverse in nation?
By LeaAnne Klentzman Last week, three people lost their lives as they traversed the north central streets of Fort Bend County. The first fatality accident occurred Friday morning, April 12, on FM 359 east of the entrance to Lamar Consolidated ISD’s Foster High School. In that accident a green Volkswagen Beatle was traveling eastbound on FM 359 when the driver lost control … [Read more...] about Streets in Fort Bend County claim three lives last week