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New attorney joins Fort Bend’s legal community

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By Elsa Maxey In what will probably turn out to be one of her most memorable moments, Richmond resident Colleen Migi formally joins the legal community in Texas, more specifically in Fort Bend.  Migi was administered the lawyer’s oath this past Friday, May 19th, as she was sworn in individually at the law office of […]

Medical Fundraiser for Young Dad in Fort Bend Raising hope by giving forward

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By Elsa Maxey Having just turned 33 year on June 9th, this young dad, diagnosed with stage 4 colorectal cancer, is finding himself enduring medical treatment that has thrown his family into crisis. In need of community support to chip away at medical and related expenses aimed at finding that road to back to health, […]

Celebrating Carl Favre’s Impactful Life

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Carl Philip Favre, 64, beloved and respected community leader, leaves us knowing about the joy of sharing an abundant life with his community from his worldly success and spiritual evolution.  He passed away on May 11.  A tremendous outpouring of friends and family celebrated his life this Saturday at a memorial service at Sugar Land […]

Fort Bend Spring Brunch week of Mother’s Day

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By Elsa Maxey Mother’s Day this upcoming Sunday honors mothers, grandmothers, great-grandmothers and even mothers-to-be for their contribution to family and society. Locally, so many of them will be delighted to know that next summer, with the look and feel similar to the Children’s Museum of Houston, the children’s museum in Fort Bend will be […]

No more wrong voting locations on Election Day

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Fort Bend’s voting precincts may be replaced by vote centers By Elsa Maxey Many evening functions in Fort Bend are about socials, but this month Elections Administrator John Oldham has been hosting informational meetings throughout the county with the last one about to take place this Thursday, April 23, in Katy.  His message is about […]

Fort Bend’s kudos also due to acting students

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By Elsa Maxey For local area drama students attending Wharton County Junior College (WCJC), it’s not only acting talent they have, but the kind that gets noticed.  Recent awards earned from the Texas Community College Speech and Theatre Association Play Festival in Kingwood has given the students the right to list the achievement in their […]

Health Wellness & Career Pathways Symposium

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By Elsa Maxey What are the health care jobs in high demand? To find out, a local Health Wellness and Career Pathways Symposium, free and open to the public, will afford participants the opportunity to interact with those already working in the health care industry. Essentially, it will be an event that will bring together […]

It’s all about the build

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TriCity Business Alliance gives Habitat $7,500 There’s an organization home-based out of Stafford helping build homes, hope and opportunities for families to help themselves, and they’ve just been given a boost to continue that effort in Fort Bend.  The TriCity Business Alliance presented a $7,500 check last week to Sherwin Sun, who heads the Fort […]

It’s all about the best

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Student artwork & much more at 2015 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo With the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo opening up this week and running through March 22, there’s a lot of excitement due to the region-wide role of the event, which impacts the lives of thousands, including the young lives of art students.  Fort […]

FB Co Sheriff’s Office team gets 2015 best spaghetti title

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28th annual Exchange Club of SL spaghetti dinner about fundraising fun By Elsa Maxey Fluor Daniel’s packed cafeteria Friday evening, Feb. 20, 2015 in support of the Exchange Club of Sugar Land’s annual Spaghetti Dinner affirms that sense of cohesiveness and belonging in the local community backing good causes. In keeping with the event’s program […]

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