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OakBend Medical Center Brings Telemedicine to Wharton Hospital Campus

Richmond, TX…OakBend Medical Center has set up the latest technology in telemedicine at its Wharton hospital. This innovative way of caring for patients uses a combination of telecommunication and information technology to provide patients clinical health care even when the specialist is not in the same room or at the same location.  This allows physicians, like OakBend Medical Group’s Dr. Long Cao, a preventative cardiologist, to see patients via telemedicine and determine if they need […]

Richmond Holds State of the City with Mayor Evalyn Moore  

(Left to Right) Presenting Sponsor, Kevin Patton of State Farm Insurance Agency, Kristin Weiss, President / CEO of the Central Fort Bend Chamber, Mayor Evalyn Moore, and Trey Reichert, Chair of the CFB Chamber Board of Director, Vice President & General Manager Riverstone and Veranda by Johnson Development Corp.

(ROSENBERG, TEXAS) – The annual State of the City Address, hosted by the Central Fort Bend Chamber, was held on June 11, 2019, at Briscoe Manor. The luncheon was presented by Richmond business owner Kevin Patton with Kevin Patton Insurance Agency, State Farm. The luncheon allows the community of Richmond to come together to reflect on where we’ve been, where we are, and where we want to go.  Mayor Evalyn Moore addressed members of the […]

Writers’ Workshop At Cinco Ranch Branch Library               

Fort Bend County Libraries will present a special “Writers’ Workshop” for aspiring writers on Saturday, June 29, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Local authors Kristen Kiesling and Julie Wray Herman will share tips for first-time writers on how to pick a topic and how to get started with the first few words. Gain valuable insight into the steps to take […]

Ten Dollar Microchip Event on June 22

Katy Community ‘Chip Clinic, a volunteer-run, 501c3 organization, will offer $10 microchips, with FREE lifetime registration on Saturday, June 22 from 9 a.m. -12 p.m. at Pet Supplies Plus-West Katy/Fulshear! What is a microchip? A microchip is a rice-sized transponder that is injected between a pet’s shoulder blades with a needle. Dogs, cats and rabbits can all be microchipped. When getting ‘chipped, most animals don’t notice any difference than when receiving yearly vaccinations. A microchip does NOT have a GPS […]

Learn About Pinterest And Facebook At Libraries               

Fort Bend County Libraries will present a basic, introductory class “Pinterest for Beginners” on Thursday, June 13, beginning at 10:15 am, at the Cinco Ranch Branch Library. The class will be repeated on Wednesday, June 19, beginning at 7:00 p.m., at the Mission Bend Branch Library. Learn all about Pinterest, the virtual pinboard that has taken the social-media population by storm. Pinterest enables people to organize and share items of interest to them that they have found on the […]

Youth Fashion Week

July 17-21, 2018 Attend Youth Fashion Week this summer! The only summer camp designed to take you on a 4 day exploration through the Fashion Industry. Youth Fashion Week is a summer fashion camp developed by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in partnership with the Cooperative Extension program.  This camp is designed to teach students about fashion design and illustration, sewing, modeling, buying, and careers in the fashion industry. Fashion enthusiasts will have the […]

HOME FASHION CAMP (Organization, Décor, and Cleaning)

Join us for the Home Fashion Design Camp! The purpose of a Home Fashion Design Camp is to teach youth how to create decorative décor and accents for their bedrooms. The camp will provide specialized information to individuals wanting to decorate, design, and organize their bedroom on a limited budget. This workshop will help you learn how to save money, time, and resources, and enhance the child’s decorative creativity. The event will be held on […]

Public’s Assistance needed to locate next of kin

May 29, 2019 To Whom It May Concern: We are requesting the public’s assistance in locating next of kin for the following deceased individuals. We would appreciate you publishing a brief notice in the next few days in the hopes that family or friends may see the information and contact this office. Sincerely, Michelle R. Sanford, Ph.D., M-ABFE ID Coordinator Forensic Investigations 1861 Old Spanish Trail, Houston, Texas 77054 | (832) 927-5000 | (832) 927-2869 […]

2019 Richmond State of the City Address with Mayor Evalyn Moore 

(ROSENBERG, TEXAS)  Richmond Mayor Evalyn W. Moore will address the City of Richmond at the State of the City on June 11.  The luncheon, which is presented by Kevin Patton of State Farm Insurance Agency, will be held at Briscoe Manor located on FM 723 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  The theme of Mayor Moore’s address will be growth.  She will discuss the latest improvements, infrastructure preparations, economic development and what the year has […]

Fulshear Book Clubs Announce June Reading Selections 

Share your love of reading with other book lovers at one of the book clubs that meet monthly at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. New members are always welcome. The next meeting of the Fulshear Book Club will take place on Monday, June 17, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is The Glovemaker, written by Ann Weisgarber. This book club meets […]