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KHOU: Nine arrested in online underage solicitation cases

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Nine adults have been charged in a Houston-area online investigation involving children allegedly solicited for sex, according to our news partner, KHOU Channel 11. The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday announced the arrests after officers went online to pose as minors. Four men are charged with attempted sexual assault of a child and […]

One dead, one injured in New Territory crash

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One person is dead and another is critically injured in an accident on Friday evening in Sugar Land, according to our news partner, KHOU Channel 11. Police said two teens were driving a Corvette before 7 p.m. when their car flipped at the intersection of Homeward Way at New Territory. A 15-year-old male was killed […]

JJ Watt Charity Classic coming to Sugar Land on May 1

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J.J. Watt, is excited to announce the date for the 2015 J.J. Watt Charity Classic. The event will be held on the evening of Friday, May 1, 2015, at Constellation Field in Sugar Land. A softball game featuring the defensive and offensive players from the Houston Texans will compete on opposing teams under “Friday Night […]

FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Ridge Point, Travis roll toward the second round

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Two Fort Bend ISD teams advanced to the second round of the UIL Football playoffs on Saturday. Ridge Point was a preseason favorite for success that has delivered with an 11-0 record, while Travis – coming off a 3-6 season in 2013, wasn’t on anyone’s radar until early October. Ridge Point (11-0) opened the 5A […]

FOOTBALL PLAYOFF ROUNDUP: Stafford, Logos Prep advance

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ROSENBERG – Stafford High head football coach Ron Counter figured the Spartans had a good chance to reach the second round for the second straight year. But he couldn’t have predicted Friday’s 33-3 first round victory over Sealy High (5-6) in the UIL Class 4A, Division I playoffs. Brian Imarenezor rushed for three touchdowns, and […]

Dr. Dupre: Academy programs will stay in Fort Bend ISD

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Fort Bend ISD Superintendent Dr. Charles Dupre didn’t waste much time before making an important announcement on Thursday night. More than one thousand citizens, with about 40 of them holding large signs supporting FBISD’s Academy Programs, attended a Community Dialogue Meeting to voice their support for the programs. Before they could make a formal comment, […]

One injured in Missouri City manufacturing explosion

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Missouri City, Houston and Stafford Fire Departments are battling a blaze at American Materials, an Asphalt Manufacturer at 2122 Highway 90A. At 4:32 pm, Missouri City Fire & Rescue Services received a call about an explosion that happened at American Materials. Public safety officials from Missouri City, Stafford and Houston have responded to a fire […]

KHOU: Birthday party in Fort Bend turns into large fight

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A birthday party turned ugly at a Fort Bend County home and now five teens have been charged with assault, according to our news partner, KHOU Channel 11. The search continues for a sixth suspect, and a reward is being offered for his arrest. The assault happened Nov. 1 at a home in the Grand […]

Eight questions for the Fort Bend football playoffs

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(1) Will Ridge Point make a run? The Ridge Point High football team made history with a perfect 10-0 regular season. Only one of those victories (30-21 over 5A-23 runner-up Elkins) was decided by single digits. The Panthers have three Division I commits in Jordan Tolbert (Baylor), Jameel Cook (Maryland) and Cameron Townsend (Maryland) and […]

Judge overturns Rep. Reynolds’ convictions, new trial set for January

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Texas District 27 State Representative Ron Reynolds (D-Missouri City) has had a roller coaster of a week. On Monday, a Montgomery County judge overturned Reynolds’ conviction three days after a jury convicted him on six misdemeanor counts of solicitation of professional employment, declaring a mistrial. On Nov. 4, Reynolds, the Democratic Deputy Whip in the […]

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