Voters in Fort Bend County will need to stay sharp as last week’s Primary Election has set the stage for several runoff races on May 22. Democrats in particular will have four races to settle, including selecting candidates for Governor, U.S. House, State Senate and Fort Bend County Precinct 2 Justice of the Peace. Republicans have two races to decide: Judge for County … [Read more...] about Primaries pave way for runoffs, General Election
The Primary Election campaign was a long and often challenging one for many of the candidates. Several were able to breathe a sigh of relief March 6 when the election results came in. For others, they lived to fight another day in the May 22 runoff election. This is what several of the winners had to say after the election: Pete Olson, U.S. House District 22: “My team … [Read more...] about Primary winners sound off
If federal, state, and county elections were not enough, voters in several Fort Bend County cities will be casting ballots May 5 for mayors and city council members. Sugar Land, Stafford, and Meadows Place all have contested races. Missouri City holds its elections in the fall. Some school boards are also up for election; however, the Fort Bend ISD has cancelled its election … [Read more...] about Municipal elections heat up
It just wouldn’t be the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo without famed bullfighter Leon Coffee. The popular rodeo clown has been entertaining fans and protecting cowboys for years at RodeoHouston. The rodeo continues through Sunday, March 18. (Photo by Joe Southern) … [Read more...] about Coffee time!
I went to school last Friday and boy, did I ever learn a lesson! Friday was career day at Stafford Intermediate School. I was invited with several other professionals to come and visit the fifth and sixth grade classes and in the span of less than 15 minutes tell them about what I do for a living. Speaking to classes is something I’ve done many times in many places where … [Read more...] about Career day opens doors to opportunity and eyes to a changing world