On March 9, Paula Sinclair, 55, was sentenced to 35 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice – Institutional Division (TDCJ – ID) after entering a plea of guilty on four first-degree felony charges for injury to a child-causing serious bodily injury. The sentence in each case will run concurrently. Chad Bridges, Presiding Judge of the 240th District Court, heard the … [Read more...] about Woman gets 35 years for abuse, neglect of her 7 children
Sugar Land police detectives arrested three people last week who were involved in a shooting and kidnapping on Feb. 26 at First Colony Mall. On the afternoon of the shooting, a motorist flagged down a Fort Bend County deputy on U.S. Highway 59 southbound near Williams Way. He told police that he was with a friend in the parking lot at the mall when another group of people … [Read more...] about Three charged with shooting, kidnapping at mall
Voters in Fort Bend County will need to stay sharp as last week’s Primary Election has set the stage for several runoff races on May 22. Democrats in particular will have four races to settle, including selecting candidates for Governor, U.S. House, State Senate and Fort Bend County Precinct 2 Justice of the Peace. Republicans have two races to decide: Judge for County … [Read more...] about Primaries pave way for runoffs, General Election
The Primary Election campaign was a long and often challenging one for many of the candidates. Several were able to breathe a sigh of relief March 6 when the election results came in. For others, they lived to fight another day in the May 22 runoff election. This is what several of the winners had to say after the election: Pete Olson, U.S. House District 22: “My team … [Read more...] about Primary winners sound off
It just wouldn’t be the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo without famed bullfighter Leon Coffee. The popular rodeo clown has been entertaining fans and protecting cowboys for years at RodeoHouston. The rodeo continues through Sunday, March 18. (Photo by Joe Southern) … [Read more...] about Coffee time!