Caroline Meador, daughter of Andy and Heather Meador and a student at Baines Middle School in FBISD has been selected to travel to the Austin/San Antonio area as a participant in Education in Action’s Lone Star Leadership Academy, July 13-18. 2014. Caroline’s selection for the Academy was based on her outstanding academic success, demonstrated leadership […]
Two First Colony Swim Team (FCST) Senior Elite swimmers recently competed in the USA Swimming Open Water National Championship meet in Castaic Lake, California. Christopher Yeager, age 15, placed 16th in the 10K and 3rd overall for 18 & under boys. His time of 1:54:47 qualified him to represent Team USA at the 2014 Junior […]
Drug dog “Rik” and his man handler snag 115.4 pounds of cocaine, with a street value of about 1.4 mil from a northbound truck on US 59.
The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce will host the Sugar Land Infrastructure Update on Thursday, July 24, 2014 with City Manager Allen Bogard. The breakfast will be held at The Sweetwater Country Club, 4400 Palm Royale Blvd., Sugar Land, from 7:30 – 9:00 AM. The presenting sponsorship has generously been provided by Republic Services […]
Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine in Sugar Land offers their annual sports physicals for Fort Bend and Alief Independent School Districts’ middle school and high school athletes. They have been associated with these school districts for more than 15 years as team physicians. University Interscholastic League (UIL) requires all high school athletes to undergo […]
Ruhika Roy, a senior at Elkins High School was invited to a Scholarships Awards Night on June 4, at the HESS Club, Houston by Instrument Society of America( ISA) to present her spectacular science project “A novel sensor & microcontroller for vibration detection” in front of professional engineers and students. Instrument Society of America (ISA) […]
The Central Fort Bend Chamber will conduct its 2014 Congressional Update Breakfast on Monday, July 21 at Fort Bend Country Club, 2627 FM 762, Richmond. Pete Olson, Congressman, Dist. 22, will update attendees on national legislative issues and how they will affect our state, regional and local business community. The breakfast is scheduled to start […]
First Colony Branch Library will host a special children’s puppet performance, “Science Black-Light Puppet Show,” on Saturday, July 19, beginning at 1:30 pm, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2121 Austin Parkway in Sugar Land. Master puppeteer Jean Kuecher, producer of Marionette Playhouse, will use glowing fluorescent puppets to illustrate a variety […]
The 2014-15 Rosenberg Rotary Club officers were installed during a fun “banquet” held at a recent Sugar Land Skeeters game. The Rotary International Year begins July 1, 2014 and concludes June 30, 2015. The Rosenberg Rotary Club meets at noon Wednesdays at the Fort Bend Country Club.
From one-on-one meetings with the college president to educational trips out of state, the Wharton County Junior College Presidential Scholars Program is sure to be an opportunity unlike any other. WCJC Academic Advisor Catherine Shoppa, coordinator of the new program, is hoping to reach students in a whole new way. “They’re going to do things […]