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Gridiron Legends promote Good Health at Brazos Bend Elementary School

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Former NFL players are making their way into area classrooms to promote healthy eating habits among students. J.J. Moses, former Houston Texans Kick Returner, and Don Trull, former Houston Oilers Quarterback, recently surprised students at Brazos Bend Elementary School with a visit as part of the Gridiron Legends Fit for Life Program. Presented by Kelsey-Seybold, […]

George Ranch High School’s S.O.S. Club donates to local animal shelters

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George Ranch High School started a new club this past Spring Semester called Save Our Stays or, simply S.O.S.  In just one short semester, the students of this club managed to raise over $1,800 for local animal shelters.  The club members share one common goal, a love for animals. Students worked hard all semester holding […]

Highlands Elementary School celebrates “Diversity at Work” at Annual Event

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Highlands Elementary School hosted its 23rd Annual Multicultural Parade of Nations and Festival that welcomed many students, staff, parents and community members to a celebration of cultures. This year’s theme, “Diversity at Work: Our School was Built on It,” reflects the school’s proud heritage of embracing people representative of cultures from around the world. The […]

12U Sugar Land Stealth Team preparing for Nationals

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For the second year in a row The 12U Sugar Land Stealth fastpitch softball team is Runner-Up in the Class A State Championship.  The girls play out of the Imperial Softball Complex in Sugar Land. The team will prepare for Nationals in Beloxi, MS to be played July 23-27.

Ladybugs held annual Garden Party

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The Ladybugs enjoyed their annual Garden Party recently in Sugar Land during the Memorial Day weekend.   Attendees played fun games for prizes, enjoyed delicious refreshments while socializing and strolled among a beautiful garden. If interested in becoming a Ladybug or want to donate needed items, you are welcome to contact the Ladybugs’ founder and coordinator, Vicki Latham, at […]

FBJSL names 2013-2014 Volunteers of the Year!

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The Fort Bend Junior Service League (FBJSL) is pleased to announce that Laura Taylor was recently named as the 2013-2014 Volunteer of the Year.  A member of the League since 2005, Laura has served on a variety of committees and placements within the League and has held numerous leadership positions within the organization. Laura worked […]

Missouri City partners with Pilot N’ Paws to help rescued Husky

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Since the creation of the City’s new Animal Shelter in the fall of 2013, the assistance provided to the City’s lost and homeless animals has been provided in many interesting and creative ways, many of which were the result of the tireless work the City’s dedicated Animal Control officers provide. One prime example of a […]

Missing/Endangered Person

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Jacky Xu, 21, an Asian male who is 5’7″, and weighs about 125 pounds, has  been listed as an missing/endangered person.  His last contact with family was Thursday, evening,  June 12, near the First Colony Mall in Sugar Land, which is where his vehicle was found.  Xu is a New Territory resident. Anyone who has […]

Pct. 3 constables recognized for heroic efforts

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In Commissioners Court on Tuesday, June 3, 2014, Lt. Shawn Sayers and Deputy Phil Crowell were honored for their commitment to protect and serve the public. Commissioner Meyers presented each of them with a proclamation recognizing their quick thinking and fast action to rescue a trapped driver nearly submerged under water in a ditch along the […]

A Healing Environment in Healthcare – Fort Bend Art League and AccessHealth Collaborate

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A growing body of research has proven that environmental factors such as artwork can shift the experience of a stressful and fearful healthcare visit by reducing anxiety, the need for pain medication and one’s blood pressure. In an effort to provide a healing environment in healthcare, two area nonprofits are collaborating as over 18 different […]

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