Author Archive
Stories written by FortBendStar

Fort Bend Christian Academy Softball Team wins 100th consecutive district game

2014 FBCA Softball Team -  Way to go!

Coach Kelly Carroll started coaching at Fort  Bend Christian Academy in 2007, and under her leadership Eagles Softball has amassed 100 consecutive district wins in the past eight seasons. As TAPPS 4A State Softball Champs in 2013 (as well as 2010, 2009, and 2007), the Eagles are ready to compete. This year’s team includes three seniors […]

Sugar Land mother has a change of life priorities after car accident

Virginia Endres

Virginia Endres of Sugar Land can tell you the exact day her priorities changed — March 3, 2013. She and her fiancé bought a ring to mark their two-year anniversary. It was engraved, “God be with us, together or apart.” At church that morning, the minister blessed the ring. Later that day after picking up […]

Catch a Wave with L.E.A.F. 

Getting ready for Surf’s Up are Meyer Elementary’s Natalie Oaks, Lisa Mckey, Mylanda Broussard, Monique Degeyter and Melea Roe. 

It’s time to make plans for the 13th annual Surf’s Up, School’s Out with the Triumphs, presented by OakBend Medical Center, benefiting the Lamar Educational Awards Foundation. Funds raised from Surf’s Up underwrite educational grants for Lamar CISD teachers. L.E.A.F. awarded more than $250,000 in 2013. The party will take place Friday, May 2, at […]

WCJC Volleyball players sign Letters of Intent


The WCJC Pioneer Volleyball Team had four sophomore players sign letters of intent during a recent Sophomore Signing Day event in order to continue their sports careers with four-year universities. Front row, from left, are WCJC players Shaughnessy Hearn from Stafford, DaVette McCall from Tarkington, Kara Mushrush from Bellville and Bethany Holub from Katy. Back […]

Travis High School Solar Panel Project “Flips the Switch”

Pictured (from left to right) are: Carl Morton of Texas Solar Outfitters, Jim Coates of Schneider Electric, Barbara Jones, Fluor Senior Manager of Community and Public Relations; Seanette Meserole, Travis High School parent; Richard Meserole, Fluor Vice President of Construction; Tyler Meserole, Travis Green Club President; Austin Holliday, Travis Green Club Secretary; Brenna Cosby, Executive Director, Fort Bend Education Foundation; William King, Travis Physics Teacher and Green Club Sponsor; J.J. Kyle, Travis High School Principal; and B.J. Oliver, Head Custodian at Travis

Travis High School’s Green Club members officially enabled their 2 KWatt grid-tie solar panel system on March 17. The system provides alternate energy for the school and any excess energy generated is placed on the public utility grid and sold back to the utility company. In addition to offsetting utility costs, the project will be […]

Missouri City Green to host Missouri City community garage sale April 26

There were many satisfied customers at the Fall Missouri City Green Garage Sale.

Missouri City Green, in partnership with the Missouri City Parks & Recreation Department, will host the City’s Community-wide Spring Garage Sale on Saturday, April 26 from 8am to 1pm at the Civic Center Complex located at 1522 Texas Parkway in Missouri City. Come out to find your hidden treasures!  This is a free event for […]

Missouri City expands prescription drug box program

Missouri City launched a Prescription Drug Take Back program in 2012 to address the nationwide prescription drug abuse crisis. A prescription drug box was placed in the lobby of the police station in the City’s Public Safety Headquarters so citizens could dispose of their unwanted, unused or expired drug medications. The program has become a […]

Audition now for the Fort Bend Boys Choir

Singing is cool and it is fun too. So where can a young, talented boy with a talent and desire to sing go? The answer is … the Fort Bend Boys Choir of Texas! Open auditions for the Fort Bend Boys Choir’s 33rd concert season will be Saturday, May 3, at the First United Methodist […]

Chamber’s Hispanic Business Division Celebrating 5th Anniversary

The Central Fort Bend Chamber’s Hispanic Business Division is marking its 5th anniversary with a Cinco de Mayo celebration. The event is presented by El Presidente Sponsor Allegiance Roofing and hosted by Legacy Ford. The celebration, which is free and open to the public, is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, May […]

11th Annual Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair set for April 23 – April 27

Deemed Texas’s largest wine and food festival, this five-day event celebrates all that is good, gooey, sweet, savory, bubbly, hoppy and simply irresistible. In addition to interactive seminars, this year’s affair will add even more food and chefs, tastings, bartender’s challenge, pop-up book spot, beer garden and much more. The Sugar Land Wine & Food […]

Search Archive

Search by Date
Search by Category
Search with Google
Log in | Copyright © 2011 by | All rights reserved.