Fort Bend

Getting Ready to Tour

Committee members making final preparations for Child Advocates of Fort Bend Christmas Home Tour and wreath raffle L to R are: Carol Holton, Charlotte Davis, Pat Somers and Susan Richardson. For more information on the Christmas Home Tour or the wreath raffle go to www.cafb.org or contact Lisa Moore at lmoore@cafb.org or 281-344-5108. Proceeds from the tour benefit Child Advocates of Fort Bend and its programs for abused and neglected children.

26th Annual Christmas Home Tour Set for December 8 + 9 Once again, the Child Advocates of Fort Bend Christmas Home Tour Committee has outdone itself in assembling a dazzling array of homes for guests to tour. Homeowners and their decorators have gone the extra mile to show off these homes in Christmas splendor. Tickets to the Christmas Home Tour are now available online at www.cafb.org and at Fort Bend County Randalls stores, the Sienna Plantation HomeFinder […]

Half Priced Pet Adoption at Miracle on Morton Street

Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 Richmond, Texas Join the Historic Richmond Association to celebrate the 5th Annual Miracle on Morton Street in historic downtown Richmond! There will be vendors, food, kids zone with petting zoo! Santa will be on location for family photos. Rosenberg Animal Shelter will bring fully vetted dogs for half priced adoption on site! Bring your next best friend home for the holidays! Take an old fashioned trolley tour of our historic district […]

“Meow Book Buddies”

December 2nd , 2017. Sugar Land 1:30-4:30 pm “Meow Book Buddies” Promote Literacy & Help Save Lives Join FBPA! & Half Price Bookstore Sugar Land to promote literacy and help save lives! WHAT TO BRING: A loving heart and commitment WHAT’S THE PERK? Read to a homeless cat. Play with a cat. Receive a “I Read to a Cat” bookmark as a souvenir. Have the option to adopt a cat for 50% off. You save […]

Partnerships Lead to Great Homes for Children

Shown (L to R) are: Associate Judge Walter Armatys of the 328th District Court, Rob  H-E-B, Child Advocates of Fort Bend Board President Jim Lockwood, and Child Advocates of Fort Bend CEO Ruthanne Mefford. Photo courtesy of Mary Favre, Liz Furman, Nancy Cruz and Sue Lockwood.

Child Advocates and Its Partners Celebrate National Adoption Day Fort Bend County 328th and 387th and 505th District Courts Finalize 25 Adoptions The Honorable Ron Pope, The Honorable Brenda Mullinix, and The Honorable Judge David Perwin finalized 25 adoptions including the adoptions of 7 children from the foster care system on Friday in celebration of National Adoption Day. The Fort Bend County 328th, 387th, and 505th District Courts joined courts across the country in opening […]

Public Transportation Recognizes Employees from Various Organizations for Hurricane Harvey Service  

FORT BEND COUNTY, TX – On November 2, 2017, Fort Bend County Public Transportation (Transportation) held a gift card presentation at the County Historic Courthouse to recognize those who assisted during Hurricane Harvey.  The gift cards presented at the event were tokens of appreciation gifted to Transportation on September 27, 2017 from South West Transit Association (SWTA) and Texas Transit Association (TTA) who coordinated with other national transportation agencies in an effort to help those […]

SANTA’S EXCHANGE 2017            

Event: SANTA’S EXCHANGE: Toys for Tots, Exchange Club of Sugar Land, Sugar Land Rotary Club and Project Smile announce the 2017 Santa’s Exchange – a holiday distribution of gifts to over 5,000 children of less fortunate families in Fort Bend County. Date: December 16, 2017 Location: First Colony Church of Christ Description: Local Schools and businesses will be collecting new, unwrapped toys and gift cards, for children ages 1-18.  Cash contributions can be made to […]

Child Advocates of Fort Bend and its Partner Agencies to Celebrate National Adoption Day, November 17

 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. Here in Fort […]

2017 Katy ISD High School Football Standings, Scores, and Schedules

District 19-6A Standings TEAM OVERALL DISTRICT Katy Tigers 8-0 7-0 Cinco Ranch Cougars 8-1 6-1 Strake Jesuit Crusaders 7-2 5-2 Taylor Mustangs 5-4 4-3 Seven Lakes Spartans 4-6 3-4 Morton Ranch Mavericks 3-6 2-5 Mayde Creek Rams 3-6 1-6 Tompkins Falcons 0-9 0-7 Katy ISD High School Football Schedules NOTES: Home games are in bold. Paetow High School opened this semester, and will field its first varsity football team next season. Cinco Ranch Cougars DATE […]

“Serious Wheels” Car Show Charity Event

Saturday, November 11th, Veterans Day at Sugar Land Town Square 2711 Plaza Drive Sugar Land, Texas in partnership with Classic Chevrolet Sugar Land Benefiting the Impact A Hero Veterans Organization and Texas Equusearch This event is not just for Corvettes, but OPEN to ALL Classics, Hot Rods, Exotics, Muscles, Originals, Cars & Trucks of all makes and models Registration Opens at 10am and Awards at 2pm Spectators are free to come and enjoy the show See some great cars […]