The phrase “punch it in” is familiar in football circles as a term meaning to finish off a drive with a touchdown. But it can also generally be used to mean finishing what you started. And I think the term fits here in Fort Bend County as the battle against COVID-19 rages on. What I’m getting at is that while I believe most everyone in the county, from elected officials to … [Read more...] about Let’s drive to the finish line, Fort Bend
People from within the U.S. are about to flock into many parts of the Lone Star State, including Fort Bend County. At the moment, we join the nation in mourning. We are grief-stricken, yet hopeful even as things seem to continue to be unraveling. We have problems that need fixing as do so many others in our personal lives in need of attention. Local HOAs in this area, for … [Read more...] about They’re coming to Fort Bend…that’s what’s next
We started out this past weekend with a celebratory and exploratory spirit with the successful launch by SpaceX, the private company that sent its first piloted ship into orbit. But then we cried. It was not joyful tears. Among the saddest parts of the recent protests that took place nationwide in response to the death of George Floyd last week is that we helplessly watched … [Read more...] about Something’s burning … could it be here?
We just observed Memorial Day and the Fourth of July is right around the corner. These two patriotic holidays have consistently brought us together as a nation, and this time it is more important than ever. We have been hurting and just recently began to slowly heal in relation to COVID-19’s hard hit. COVID-19’s exposure has turned out to be a great reveal. Some say we now … [Read more...] about Strong and courageous, that’s us in Fort Bend County and beyond
Many have noticed that each month in the year calls for the observance of at least one significant occasion in our society. That’s because there’s a national calendar with a listing for observations, commemorations and designations throughout the year. A total of 1,500 make it into the datebook. So what are we about to celebrate this upcoming month? National Give a Bunch of … [Read more...] about National observances are good reminders that every day’s special