Clay Development & Construction Breaks Ground On Pederson Distribution Park With 621,920 Sf Spec Project

WALLER COUNTY, TEXAS…In January 2019, Clay Development & Construction Inc. will begin construction on a 621,920-square-foot distribution center on 30.82 acres between the Katy Freeway/I-10 and Highway 90, west of Pederson Road, in Waller County, Texas, in the Katy/West Houston submarket. The new building will be completed in August 2019. The site provides 1,500 feet of Katy Freeway visibility to 46,032 vehicles daily and is the first development in the 106.6-acre Pederson Distribution Park. “At […]

Cross Creek Ranch Donates $20,000 to Texana Center

Cross Creek Ranch General Manager Rob Bamford, center, presents a $20,000 check to Kate Johnson-Patagoc, Texana Director of Specialized Services, and George Patterson, Chief Executive Officer of Texana Center. The monies were raised during the 2018 Scarecrow Fest, which drew approximately 8,000 people to the Fulshear community. It will go toward Texana’s capital campaign for its new Fulshear campus.

(Fulshear, TX – Dec. 13, 2018)—Fulshear’s Cross Creek Ranch has donated proceeds from this year’s Scarecrow Fest — $20,000 — to Texana Center. It is the third year the Johnson Development community has raised money through its annual fall festival for Texana Center, a 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to change lives every day through treatment for autism, programs for adults with intellectual disabilities and those with behavioral healthcare issues. The funds support the center’s […]

“National Wreaths Across America Day” at Katy’s Magnolia Cemetery on Dec. 15

More than 400 wreaths will be laid at graves of military veterans at Magnolia Cemetery in Katy on Saturday, Dec. 15. The effort in Katy will coincide with wreath-laying at more than 1,400 locations in all 50 states, at sea, and abroad on National Wreaths Across America Day.  This will be the second year that volunteers at the Katy cemetery have laid wreaths. The event is being planned by Jonathan D. Rozier Post 164 of […]

The Fulshear-Katy Area Chamber of Commerce (FKACC) held it’s Annual Breakfast on Friday, December 7th at Safari Texas.

Fulshear-Katy Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, (from left to right) Terry Crockett (Chairman), Tricia Wright (Vice Chairman), Tricia Turner, Andrew Van Chau, Randy Stacy (Secretary), Kristine Thomason, David Melanson, Hugh Durlam, Collette Horton.

Keynote Speaker Mayor Aaron Groff shared a vision of Fulshear’s future that embraced growth and opportunity. NewFirst National Bank was the Presenting Sponsor for the sixth consecutive year! Special thanks to Underwriters: Fulshear Run, CenterPoint Energy, Memorial Hermann Medical Group and Urgent Care, Costello, Inc. and Olson for Congress Committee.

Fort Bend County Libraries To Close In Observance Of December Holidays  

All branches of Fort Bend County Libraries, including the Cinco Ranch Branch and the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch, will be closed on Saturday, December 22, through Tuesday, December 25, for the Christmas holiday.  Regular library hours will resume on Wednesday, December 26. The libraries will close at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 31, and will remain closed through Tuesday, January 1, for the New Year’s holiday. Regular library hours will resume on Wednesday, January 2. Your online library is always open […]

Libraries To Close For National Day Of Mourning, Dec 5               

All branches of Fort Bend County Libraries will be closed on Wednesday, December 5, for a National Day of Mourning honoring former President George H.W. Bush. All events, meetings, and programs scheduled that day are cancelled. Regular library hours will resume on Thursday, December 6. Your online library is always open at www.fortbend.lib.tx.us for searching the catalog, renewing books or placing holds, downloading e-books, or music, streaming movies, or using the research databases. For additional information, contact the […]

Fort Bend County Closes for National Day of Mourning

Fort Bend County Offices will be closed on Wednesday, December 5th, to recognize the National Day of Mourning for the passing of President George Herbert Walker Bush, our Nation’s 41st president.  County libraries will also be closed.  Normal business hours will resume on Thursday, December 6th. County Judge Hebert said, “President Bush was an amazing man, a man who followed a successful business career with decades of devoted service to our nation at many levels. He […]

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 […]

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 […]