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Adult Soccer League looking for players and teams to play in Sugar Land

Fort Bend Adult Soccer Association is looking for is looking for 18+ year old soccer players wanting to play close to home. Fort Bend Adult Soccer Association is looking for new players and teams. We play at Lost Creek Park and Community Park. Men play Sunday morning and evening (depending on division) and women play Friday Nights. Register on our website www.fbasa.com. Fall 2018 Season opens soon!  

Central Fort Bend Chamber’s 2018 Business Links Golf Tournament Was A Success

Corn Hole-In-One Finalists: Robin Anderson & Gary Finnegan

(July 11, 2018 – Richmond, TX) The rain held off for the Central Fort Bend Chamber’s Business Links Golf Tournament presented by Finnegan Auto Group. The day was beautiful and the competition was fierce. The shotgun start was the beginning of the two 9-hole scrambles that ran throughout the afternoon. The Grand Champions of the 2018 Business Links Tournament, which was determined by a shoot-out, was the Value Bank of Texas-Richmond team. Team members included […]

County Budget Office Recipient of Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

Pictured Left to Right: Back Row: Heratio Rodgers, Assistant Director of Finance & Investments; Diana Gutierrez, Administrative Assistant; Melonese Johnson, Budget Analyst II; Front Row: Hopie Bethancourt, Budget Analyst II;  Pamela Gubbels, Director of Finance & Investments; Jennifer Ching, Budget Analyst I

  The award is the highest form of recognition in governmental budgeting and represents a significant achievement by receiving organizations. Organizations must meet nationally recognized guidelines for effective budget presentation in order to be recipients of this distinguished award. These guidelines include rating ‘proficient’ in assessing how well the budget serves as a policy document, a financial plan, an operations guide, and a communications device. Judge Robert Hebert said, “This award reminds us once more […]

A “Big Win” For The Animals In City Of Rosenberg, Texas Law Makers Pick Compassion For Shelter Animals.  

Rosenberg, Texas, July 3rd 2018 – the City Council of Rosenberg unanimously declares no-kill for Rosenberg by 2020. Passing R-2525 is the first step in achieving no-kill in the City of Rosenberg animal shelters. The primary goal is to institute a no-kill model to ensure that policies and procedures are enacted to provide all healthy and treatable impounded animals more of a guarantee to have a live outcome. The benchmark of saving 90 percent or more […]

Entries Sought For Chess Tournament At Cinco Ranch Branch Library

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will host a Chess Tournament on Saturday, July 21, from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm, in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Players will be divided into two categories – Youth/Middle Grades and Teen/Adult – and they will compete in their respective categories against other players in their age range. The Youth and Middle-Grade competition will begin at 10:15 am, and the Teen and […]

WONDER WOMAN STORY TIME

Wonder Woman rises for an empowering celebration at Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center Friday, July 13, beginning at 1 p.m.  The unconquerable and empowering Princess Diana of Themyscira will leave her island paradise behind to stop by the Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center in an awe-inspiring, wondrous event during “Super Powered Summer.” Armed with her Lasso of Truth and her passion for justice, the amazon warrior will soar through the clouds and into the hearts of all for a Wonder […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Hosts Free “Classic B&W Comedy Films” Series  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will feature a free “Classic B&W Comedy Films” series during the week of July 30 through August 3, beginning at 2:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Each day during the week, a different classic, black-and-white comedy movie will be featured. Laugh along to the comedic antics of Laurel and Hardy, Abbott and Costello, Martin and Lewis, Crosby and Hope, and the Marx […]

The Exchange Club of Fort Bend recently honored McDonald’s of Richmond and Rosenberg with the “Proudly We Hail” award

Proudly we Hail The Exchange Club of Fort Bend recently honored McDonald’s of Richmond and Rosenberg with the “Proudly We Hail” award. The award is an initiative of the Exchange Clubs of America, and is awarded to a business that properly displays the flag of The United States of America.  McDonald’s of Richmond and Rosenberg is a corporation that has multiple restaurants throughout the Richmond, Rosenberg, and Sugar Land areas. Their practice is to fly the flag […]

FREE DENTAL SERVICES

Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center to offer free dental checkups to Fort Bend children Tuesday, July 3 With the support of Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Greater Houston/Galveston and UTHealth School of Dentistry The Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center and Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Greater Houston/Galveston have joined forces to bring a free dental mobile clinic to children in Fort Bend County. Dental checkups will take place at the Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center from […]

City Of Rosenberg Is On The Cusp Of Joining The National No-Kill Movement To Make Rosenberg A No-Kill Community.

During the City Council Workshop Meeting on June 26th, 2018, City Council has agreed to schedule to vote on a proposed resolution on the July 3rd, 2018 Regular City Council Meeting. The meeting will begin at 7:00 pm at City Hall on 4th Street. The goal as outlined in the resolution, 90 percent or more of all healthy, treatable animals that pass through the city’s animal control /shelter facility will be saved by 2020. With […]