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Sugar Land Police search for WB Food Mart robber

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Sugar Land Police are looking for a man who robbed WB Food Mart, 13003 West Bellfort Blvd., on Aug. 5. The owner said a masked man entered the business at 10:20 a.m., displayed a pistol and demanded money from the register and a shoe box located under the counter. The man ran away with an […]

Drive-Thru ordinance could boost Meadows Place

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By Karen Daniels For The Star When zoning first came to the City of Meadows Place in 1985, there was an ordinance that did not allow for commercial properties to have a drive-thru. “At the time, City Council had been targeting professional businesses,” said Mayor Charles Jessup. However, by eliminating fast-food establishments, banks, who are […]

Missouri City to honor former Miss USA

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Missouri City will honor former Miss USA Crystle Stewart, an MC native, at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 8 at City Centre at Quail Valley in the Magnolia Ballroom, 2800 La Quinta Dr. Stewart is marrying Belgian born model Max Sebrechts this weekend in Houston. In advance of the wedding, Missouri City has invited the […]

Missouri City, AccessHealth partner for Back to School Fair

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From 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Aug. 9, Missouri City will partner with AccessHealth to host the affordable health care provider’s annual Back to School Fair. The event will take place at the AccessHealth Missouri City location at 307 Texas Pkwy. The event will offer area residents free immunizations; dental, vision, scoliosis and speech-language […]

TDECU makes $25,000 donation to Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center

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TDECU-Your Credit Union made a $25,000 donation to the Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center in celebration of the grand opening of its first retail branch in Missouri City. The branch is located at 9109 Sienna Christus Drive in the Sienna Plantation master-planned community. The Grand Opening celebration for the 8,791 square-foot branch included a ribbon-cutting […]

Missouri City Ballet to hold open auditions, August 23

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Are you ready to take your ballet training to the next level? Missouri City Ballet is holding open company auditions for ballet dancers, ages 10 and up, on Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 11:00 am. Registration begins at 10:30 am and will be immediately followed by the auditions and an informational meeting for parents. The […]

Fort Bend Chamber to host luncheon with Mayor Scarcella

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The Central Fort Bend Chamber in Rosenberg represents the area business community in the development of goals and programs that will bring about economic growth, constructive change, and improvement in the quality of life. The Nominating Committee of the Central Fort Bend Chamber is seeking interested persons to serve on the Board of Directors. The […]

40th Vintage Glass & Antique Show set for August 15-17

Celebrating 40 years as one of the premier glass shows in the south, the Houston Glass Club’s Vintage Glass & Antique Show & Sale is still going strong. This year’s show begins Friday, Aug. 15 from 2 to 7 p.m. Collectors have a prime opportunity to shop for their favorite patterns and to explore the […]

Majewski dominates as Sugar Land’s closer

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By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Just call him Mr. Skeeter. Sugar Land Skeeters closing pitcher Gary Majewski is one of two players who were on the opening day roster on April 26, 2012 at Constellation Field. The other one is starting pitcher Matt Wright. And with the exception of playing one week for a team in […]

Kempner kicks off football practice

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By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com The Kempner High football team wasted no team preparing for fall practice on Monday. Public schools in Texas are allowed to begin practicing on Aug. 3, and the Cougars got started at 7 a.m. “We wanted to get the players up here and have a regular practice and a walk-thru with […]

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