Richmond / Rosenberg

Richmond Holds State of the City Address with Mayor Evalyn Moore

Kristin Weiss, President / CEO of the Central Fort Bend Chamber, Mayor Evalyn Moore, and Trey Reichert, Johnson Development and Chair-Elect for the CFBCA Board of Directors.

The annual State of the City Address, hosted by the Central Fort Bend Chamber, was held on June 21, 2018, at Briscoe Manor. The Luncheon was presented by Richmond business owner Kevin Patton with Kevin Patton Insurance Agency, State Farm. Mayor Evalyn Moore addressed key members of the community, elected officials, and local business owners of Fort Bend County. During the luncheon, Moore highlighted her vision for the future, while celebrating the growth and resilience […]

Employees Support Blood Drive To Honor Santa Fe High School Shooting Victims    

Richmond, TX– OakBend Medical Center held a blood drive on June 13th to honor the Santa Fe High School Victims. Employees across the OakBend campuses came to Jackson Street to give blood to help replenish the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center’s blood supply. Donations included whole blood, plasma and double red cells. In fact, every donation received can help save as many as three lives. Whole blood donations are separated into three components: plasma, platelets […]

 You’re Invited to “A Night at the Museum”

During the event, check out the new buildings including this one, a replica of the Ebell House, on the Museum's outdoor "G" scale garden railroad depiction of the Richmond Rosenberg area with trains being run by the Houston Area "G" Gaugers

Join Honorary Chairs, Judge Bob and Pat Hebert at the Rosenberg Railroad Museum for its upcoming evening fundraiser “A Night at the Museum”. The outdoor, casual event is slated for Saturday, June 30, 2018 on the Museum grounds at 1921 Avenue F, Rosenberg, TX from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm. Come see the progress on the MoPac Caboose renovations, the newly painted Gallery building, the 1879 passenger car (the “Quebec”), the Garden Railroad (a G […]

Harvey survivors can partner with disaster case managers for recovery support

Individuals can get long-term, one-on-one help by calling 211 AUSTIN, Texas – Recovering from a natural disaster can be trying for many reasons, but difficulty navigating the available resources and support shouldn’t be one of them. That’s why disaster case managers (DCMs) are available to simplify your recovery process. They provide a single contact person who can guide you through the process, advocate on your behalf and help secure resources to address your unmet needs. Case […]

Oakbend Medical Group Welcomes New Ob/Gyn  

Richmond, TX…OakBend Medical Group is pleased to its newest ob/gyn Dr. Amber Dobyne. Originally from Birmingham, AL, Dr. Amber Dobyne graduated Cum Laude from Florida A&M University where she majored in Biology/Pre-medicine.  She moved to Washington D.C. where she earned her medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and completed her residency training at Howard University Hospital. Dr. Dobyne has a strong compassion for providing care to underserved areas and is committed to delivering […]

Freedom Shrine Dedication at Gallery Furniture in Richmond

On May 25th the Exchange Club of Fort Bend held a dedication and installation of the Freedom Shrine.   The Freedom Shrine is a display of copies of 23 historical documents which were instrumental in shaping American History. The shrine was co-sponsored by Jim “Mattress Mac” McIngvale and the Exchange Club of fort Bend.  Mr. McIngvale opened his address by  saying that he is “Grateful for everything, entitled to nothing”.    He addressed the Exchange Club members […]

Public’s Assistance needed to find next of kin

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, Sharon M. Derrick, PhD, D-ABFA Identification Manager Forensic Anthropologist The information is as follows: ANDRES AGOSTO-DIAZ – Hispanic Male, 35 Years: Mr. Agosto-Diaz died at […]

Oakbend Medical Center Receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award For Its Jackson Street Campus And Williams Way Campus

Photo left to right: Michelle Ziakas - VP Nursing, Tim McCarty - VP Support Services, Sue McCarty - VP and Chief Nursing Office and Bhavisha Patel - Quality Manager

American Heart Association Award recognizes OakBend Medical Center’s commitment to quality stroke care Richmond, tx, May 28 2018 ― OakBend Medical Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award for both its Jackson Street and Williams Way locations. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence. […]

Transitional Shelter Assistance deadline extended to June 30 for some survivors as efforts continue to help Texans move to permanent housing

AUSTIN, Texas – Eligible Hurricane Harvey survivors receiving Transitional Shelter Assistance (TSA) may receive an extension to stay in hotels until June 30, with check-out on July 1, as they continue working toward a permanent housing solution. This is the seventh and final extension of the temporary sheltering program. Key dates: May 31 – Last day of eligibility under current extension period June 30 – End of approved extension period July 1 – Final check-out of […]