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Athlete Spotlight: Kempner’s Tiara Matthews

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By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Kempner High junior forward/center Tiara Matthews is one of the top players in Class 6A-23. Matthews, 16, has been a varsity starter since her freshman year when the Cougars lost to state power, Clear Springs, in the first round of the playoffs. “It was a good experience – I was kind […]

Bush-Marshall Girls Basketball Game

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The Bush High girls basketball team defeated Marshall, 49-27, on Nov. 21 in the FBISD Girls Basketball Tournament at Wheeler Fieldhouse. Bush, which is expected to lead 5A-23 this season, will host Katy Tompkins in a non-district game at 7 p.m. Tuesday. (Photo by Michael Sudhalter)

Operation Thanksgiving

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Missouri City employees and citizens collaborated on Nov. 21 to fill a fire engine and several police cars with canned goods and non-perishables for those in need. (Submitted photo)

Ridge Point finishes the season with a 12-1 record, after playoff loss

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By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com The Ridge Point High football team had its best season in the school’s four-year varsity history. The Sienna Plantation-based school entered last Saturday’s Class 5A, Division I regional semifinal game against Temple High with a perfect 12-0 record. “12-1 is nothing to hang your head about,” RP head football coach Brett […]

Parents show up en masse to share feeder pattern input

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By Michael Sudhalter msudhalter@fortbendstar.com Feeder pattern adjustments have been the hottest topic in Fort Bend ISD, so it’s no surprise that approximately 1,500 parents showed up to a Feeder Pattern Community Dialogue meeting on Monday night at Austin High. “We have to recognize that this is challenging for the district,” Beth Martinez, FBISD’s Executive Director […]

Hockey time in Sugar Land…

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The Sugar Land Imperials hosted the Nashville Junior Predators last month at the Sugar Land Ice & Sports Center last month. The Imperials’ next home series with be Jan. 30-Feb. 1 against the Dallas Junior Stars. The team will host a Can Drive on Jan. 30, Star Wars Night on Jan. 31 and “Skate With […]

Constellation Field lights bring joy to Fort Bend County

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Holiday Lights at Constellation Field start on Friday Fort Bend County residents have an opportunity to see two million holiday lights without traveling far from home. The Sugar Land Skeeters baseball team’s hosting the Sugar Land Holiday Lights through Jan. 4, at Constellation Field. The showcase of lights includes nine different themed areas and multiple […]

Sheffield will announce college choice at All-American Game

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The celebration of New Year’s Eve and an endless slew of bowl games aren’t the only thing that local sports fans have to look forward to over the next couple of months. Marshall High senior cornerback Kendall Sheffield will announce his long-awaited college choice at the Under Armour All-American High School Football Game on Jan. […]

Sugar Plum Market kicks off holidays

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By Elsa Maxey elsa@fortbendstar.com The 14th annual Sugar Plum Market organized by Fort Bend Junior Service League with Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital as its title and presenting sponsor along with the City of Stafford as the venue sponsor, again shows that holiday shoppers’ expectations were more than just met.  Some say they were exceeded […]

Pet of the week 11/26/14

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Meet Hennessey. Just like the mellow cognac with the same name, this Hennessey will warm your heart. This male Chihuahua mix is well behaved and ready for his new beginning. Could Hennessey come and spend the holidays with you? If so, contact Fort Bend Animal Services at: (281) 342-1512

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