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Fort Bend Exchange Club volunteers at Champions KidsCamp

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Members of the Exchange Club of Fort Bend were busy at work serving dinner to 170 children who were enjoying a week at Champions Kids Camp in Alvin, Texas.  Champions Kids Camp was the brainchild of Nashville singer songwriter, Bill Nash, who started the camp 13 years ago after his own son survived leukemia. The […]

Rosenberg resident wins Test to Drive sweepstakes

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The Greater Houston Honda Dealers named Carolyn Linares of Rosenberg, Texas, the winner of its “Test Drive to Win” sweepstakes, part of the organization’s presenting sponsorship of the Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston. Linares, a mother of three, entered the sweepstakes at the Gillman Fort Bend location and was named the lucky finalist […]

County’s pedestrian plaza mid-way towards completion

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By Elsa Maxey  If you’ve had occasion to go to the county courthouse in Richmond, the construction activity between two county buildings is a sure sign that something is about to change there. There’s no more motorist passage on Fourth Street between the historic courthouse and the Travis building, and this is not a temporary […]

Home Run Derby names McGrady/Dolan Team winner

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Sugar Land Skeeter, Tracy McGrady, high-fives Lamar Little Leaguer Will Dolan during the Home Run Derby at Constellation Field on July 16. The derby was part of the All-Star game festivities and paired players with local little leaguers. The McGrady/Dolan team won the Derby thanks to Dolan’s six home runs.

Boost academic success for boys through music!

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Music is the universal language and it is important that young boys learn to “speak” this language. Singing is perhaps one of the most creative ways for young boys to express themselves and the Fort Bend Boys Choir offers the perfect place to do so in a safe, proactive setting. According to a 2009 Chorus […]

A high stakes happening for Hope for Three Sept. 5

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Grab your lucky coin, scarf, money clip or pin and start chanting whatever mantra you mouth to help you win!  They are betting on YOU to come out and have a thrill of a time at the Hope for Three First Annual Casino Night and Hold ‘em Poker Tournament.  The “All In” event, set for […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

Fort Bend Junior Service League ‘Sustainers’ invite you to ‘Come on Board’

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Are you looking for a fun way to get involved with your community? Then they are looking for you to “Come on Board.” The Fort Bend Junior Service League Sustainers will host their “Come on Board” 2014 Membership Coffee for prospective members on Tuesday, August 12,  from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the home […]

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