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public’s assistance in locating next of kin

To Whom It May Concern: We are requesting the public’s assistance in locating next of kin for the following deceased individual. 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 Forensic Investigations The information is as follows: JUAN CARMONA – Hispanic Male, 62 Years: Mr. Carmona died at St. Joseph […]

Partnerships Lead to Great Homes for Children:

Theresa Egly hugs daughter Sophie at Fort Bend County National Adoption Day Celebration. Sophie was one of 18 children who were adopted at the Fort Bend County Courthouse during Friday morning’s superhero themed celebration.

Child Advocates and Its Partners Celebrate National Adoption Day Fort Bend County 328th and 387th and 505th District Courts Finalize 18 Adoptions The Honorable Ron Pope, The Honorable Brenda Mullinix, and The Honorable Judge David Perwin finalized 18 adoptions on Friday in celebration of National Adoption Day. An Additional ten children were adopted out of the foster care system earlier this year. The Fort Bend County 328th, 387th, and 505th District Courts joined courts across the country in opening […]

American Red Cross Celebrates Veterans Day With Donations From Local Students  

HOUSTON, TX (November 13, 2018) – In an effort this holiday season to honor the men and women who’ve served in the military, the American Red Cross is accepting donations for veterans donated by students from Harmony School of Endeavor.  This act of kindness on the part of the students is in line with the mission of the Red Cross’ Service to the Armed Forces. “Providing care and comfort to the members of our Armed […]

Child Advocates of Fort Bend and its Partner Agencies to Celebrate National Adoption Day, November 16

The Honorable Judge Ron Pope and The Honorable Judge Brenda Mullinex and The Honorable Judge David Perwin Kick Off National Adoption Day to Help Finalize More Than 4,000 Adoptions Nationwide This Friday, the Fort Bend County 328th, 387th, and 505th District Courts are joining forces with courts across the country opening their doors on National Adoption Day to finalize adoptions of children from foster care and to celebrate all families who adopt. In August of […]

Crafting Enthusiasts Invited To Cinco Ranch Branch Library’s New Share Group

The new “Craft Club at Cinco Ranch” at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will meet on Tuesday, December 11, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, in the Multi-purpose Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Crafting enthusiasts can share tips, get ideas and inspiration, and enjoy the camaraderie of fellow crafters at this new drop-in event! People of all experience levels – from beginners to advanced – who enjoy any type […]

Young Adult Book Club & Advisory Council For Teens At Cinco Ranch Branch Library

Fort Bend County Libraries offers programs specifically designed for high school-aged teens in grades 9 through 12. The programs provide fun and challenging opportunities for these young adults, who are also encouraged to become active participants in designing and orchestrating new activities for teens in the library system. In December, the Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present the following programs for the Young Adult community. Young Adult Advisory Council – Wednesday, December 5, 4:00-5:00 p.m., Conference Classroom. At this […]

“Stitch Studio For Teens” At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library

The holidays are around the corner! Young adults in grades 9 through 12 who are looking for creative ideas for handmade gifts are invited to a “Stitch Studio for Teens” workshop at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library on Wednesday, December 5, beginning at 4:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Teens will learn different embroidery stitches and make a frame-worthy work of art. All […]

Learn Crocheting Basics At Library Workshop

Learn the basics of crocheting at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library on Saturday, December 8, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. The “Crochet Workshop for Beginners” is a hands-on adult craft class for individuals aged 16 and above. No previous crochet experience is necessary. Library staff member Marie Picon will describe essential tools, materials, and techniques used for crocheting. […]

Friends Of Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library Host Winter Book Sale  

The Friends of the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will host a Winter Book Sale on Saturday, December 1, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, in the Annex next door to the library, which is located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. People who love books, people who love bargains, and people who need to get rid of some spare change will find a lot in common at the book sale, where they will discover adult and children’s books, […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Hosts Holiday Open-House Festivities

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will host a special Holiday Open House for families on Saturday, December 1, from 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Take a break from the hustle and bustle of the holidays with music, refreshments, crafts, and a family holiday movie during this festive open-house event. The activities will begin with a craft program — “DIY Recycled-Book Crafts for […]