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WW1 exhibit opening at Dew House

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Four members of the Dew family who resided within the walls of the historic Dew House when it rested on Highway 6 served in the cause of the Great War.  Brothers Frank and Walter served overseas in the U.S. Army, while sisters Jessie and Ruth served with the Red Cross on the home front efforts. This colorful […]

Sugar Land Rotary installs new Officers for 2014-2015

New Sugar Land Rotary president Patrick Bullard presents award to outgoing president Ward Pendleton.

In June, Sugar Land Rotary installed a new slate of officers for 2014-2015 that includes: Patrick Bullard, President; Stacy Croft, President-Elect; Mitch Rahim, Vice-President, Rafael Manrique de Lara, Secretary; Justin Steinhard, Treasurer; and Ward Pendelton, Past-President. At the installation ceremony, awards were given to those who were Rotarians of the Month for 2013-2014, as well […]

Missouri City book clubs announce August selections

Whether you discovered a love of reading at age 16 or 60, and whether you enjoy a good love story or a gritty crime novel, Fort Bend County Libraries invites you to share that love of reading with other book lovers at one of Missouri City Branch Library’s book clubs. Three book clubs meet monthly […]

Missouri City family recognized for helping police officer

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Officer Ben Pahl, center, recognized the Muñiz family for coming to his assistance after he was in a motorcycle accident in front of their home.

At its regular meeting on Monday, June 16, the Missouri City Council recognized the Muñiz family for assisting Missouri City Officer Benjamin Pahl after he was in a motorcycle accident outside their Sienna Plantation home. Officer Pahl presented the family with an additional plaque that recognized them for their heroic efforts to help the injured […]

Learn about Pinterest at Sienna Branch Library 

Sienna Branch Library will present a basic, introductory program “Pinterest for Beginners” on Wednesday, July 30, beginning at 10:00 am, in the Computer Lab of the library, located at 8411 Sienna Springs Blvd in Missouri City. Learn all about Pinterest, the virtual pinboard that has taken the social-media population by storm. Pinterest enables people to […]

Share crafting ideas at Missouri City Branch Library

The next meeting of the new “Craft Your Heart Out!” program at Missouri City Branch Library will take place on Saturday, July 26, beginning at 11:00 am, in the Conference Room of the library. The guest crafter for July will present a demonstration of “Making Jewelry for Beginners.” This new monthly program is for people […]

Skeeters win Atlantic League All-Star game 5-3

The 2014 Atlantic League All-Star Game was kicked off with a Home Run Derby featuring Tracy McGrady of Sugar Land, CoreySmith of Somerset, LewFord of Long Island and ColeGarner of Lancaster. Each player was matched up with a local little-leaguer who competed in a home run derby of their own. Smith took home the Home […]

Sugar Creek Women’s Club Association announces fall plans

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The women of Sugar Creek Country Club have an exciting list of programs this fall.  They start off with a presentation from Bags and More, followed by an event featuring the decor of Pottery Barn,  and closing out the year with the Sugar Creek Market and a Christmas luncheon. The “Market” is open to the […]

Fredericka Phillips elected Vice Chair of the Texas Democratic Party

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Fredericka Phillips was elected Vice Chairman of the Texas Democratic Party at the party’s convention in Dallas last week. Phillips is a member of the Fort Bend County Democratic Party and president of the Southwest Suburban Texas Democratic Women in Sugar Land. She is a long time resident of Sugar Land. “Having Fredericka Phillips elected […]

Missouri City’s own Eclipse Soccer Club wins State Championship

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Missouri City is proud to congratulate the Eclipse Soccer Club’s 01G Black team for winning the South Texas Youth Soccer Association State Championship during the Memorial Day weekend. The team, comprised of 12- to 13-year-old girls from the Missouri City, Sugar Land and Katy areas, will now compete in the U.S. Youth Soccer Southern Regional […]

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