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Light of Hope to be held April 4 at Sugar Land Town Center

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Child Advocates of Fort Bend, along with the Fort Bend County Child Welfare Board, Exchange Club of Sugar Land, Friends of Child Advocates of Fort Bend, and Nicole and Cameron Hill will mark the beginning of April Child Abuse Prevention Month on Friday, April 4, 6 p.m., Sugar Land Town Center, with their annual Light […]

FBISD police officers are two-time winners in Spaghetti Cook-Off

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Fort Bend ISD Police Officers are two-time champions in the Annual Sugar Land Exchange Club’s Spaghetti Cook-Off. The officers won the Best Presentation award this year for dressing and performing as The Village People during the cook-off. Last year, the officers received the Best Presentation award for dressing as the cast of Duck Dynasty. The […]

K-9 dog credited with drug seizure worth half million

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By LeaAnne Klentzman  Thursday, evening, March 27, about 7:50 pm, Rosenberg K-9 Investigator Schnacky reportedly observed a 2008 Ford pickup traveling northbound on US 59 with defective tail lamps. During that traffic stop, Officer Schnacky was given consent to search the vehicle utilizing his K-9 dog Rex, said Rosenberg police spokesman Brain Baker. According to […]

County reminds citizens of the animal services option with new ‘Adopt a Pet’ bumper stickers

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Fort Bend County Judge Bob Hebert and Commissioner Precinct 1, Richard Morrison along with Debbie Horrocks, Director of Animal Services, preview  bumper stickers that will be placed on county vehicles to remind citizens of the Animal Services option to ADOPT A PET TODAY. Fort Bend County Animal Services handles 300-500 homeless pets each month.  Adoption […]

RailFest 2014 is on track for April 12

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Rosenberg residents and visitors alarmed by the sound of thunder coming from the Rosenberg Railroad Museum don’t need to run for cover. The booming sound will be from their Annual Railfest Event rolling into town, and Rosenberg Railroad Museum officials hope it will be a signal to train enthusiasts to come and enjoy the fun, […]

Fort Bend Masters Golf Tournament scheduled for April 14

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The Central Fort Bend Chamber and the Rosenberg-Richmond Auto Mile will proudly present Fort Bend Masters on April 14 at Pecan Grove Plantation Country Club in Richmond. The tournament, which is scheduled for the day following the Masters, is the Chamber’s 29th annual Golf Classic. It will take on a new and exciting format in […]

Lone Star Stomp XXV honors Docent Society

Shown left to right are:  Matt Driggers, Joyce Senior, Austa Sue Kelley – Docent Society President, Joyce Lolley, Barbara Johnson, and Dottie Allen.

The Fort Bend County Museum Association’s Docent Society has been announced as the honorees of Lone Star Stomp XXV, to be held at George Ranch Historical Park on Saturday, April 12, 2014. “The theme for this year’s Lone Star Stomp is Southern Belles and Beaux. In addition to celebrating the Stomp’s silver anniversary, we will […]

21st Annual Don’t Mess With Texas Trash-Off is April 5

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Please register today to help them pick up litter on Saturday, April 5, during their 21st Annual Don’t Mess with Texas Trash-Off. Registration is required by March 18 to participate. Please visit www.kslb.org for registration forms and more information. Volunteers will be assigned to pick up litter at designated sites in Sugar Land. All volunteers […]

Granny Dupre delivers Anti-bullying message to students

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During their school’s Bullying Prevention Week activities, Austin Parkway Elementary School students welcomed Granny Dupre (played by Seeju Dupre, wife of Superintendent of Schools Charles Dupre) to their campus to hear her anti-bullying message that combined music, humor, dance and story-telling. Granny Dupre offered students advice on responding to bullying, shared personal stories from her […]

Fort Bend Junior Service League’s Spring Fling “Black & White Bash” set for April 5

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FBJSL and Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital have joined together to present the FBJSL Spring Fling “Black & White Bash”. A majority of the proceeds from this casino-themed event will benefit Fort Bend Family Promise (FBFP). Through a collaborative effort with local church congregations, FBFP provides shelter, meals, and comprehensive support to families that have […]

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