Richmond / Rosenberg

2018 Richmond State of The City Address with Mayor Evalyn Moore

Richmond Mayor Evalyn W. Moore will address the City of Richmond at the State of the City on June 21. The luncheon will be held at Briscoe Manor located on FM 723 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Mayor Moore will discuss the latest improvements, infrastructure preparations, economic development and what the year has in store for the City of Richmond. The luncheon will be hosted by the Central Fort Bend Chamber. Sponsorships for the […]

Oakbend Medical Center Signs 21 Restaurants For 2nd Annual Restaurant Week

Richmond, TX…OakBend Medical Center has signed up 21 local restaurants to participate in its second annual Restaurant Week. The event will take place beginning Friday, April 20 – Sunday, April 29, with participating restaurants offering a special OakBend menu during that time. A portion of the sales from the special menu will then be donated back to the hospital. The committee has signed up the following restaurants to participate: All We Need Farms Another Time […]

Central Fort Bend Chamber to Host City Candidate Forums

The Governmental Affairs Division of the Central Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Candidate Forum for both City of Rosenberg and City of Richmond. The candidate forum is free and open to the public beginning at 6:00 PM. City of Rosenberg’s forum will be held on Tuesday, April 10 at Texas State Technical College located at 26706 Southwest Fwy in the Multi-Purpose room within the Brazos Center.  Jim Russ of EHRA Engineering and […]

Check Us Out at RailFest 2018!

Whether it’s your first visit to the museum or you are a regular visitor, you won’t want to miss out on RailFest 2018 which is just around the corner! Spring has been busy at the Rosenberg Railroad Museum with lots of new and updated things to see. Check out the progress and have some fun at our annual RailFest on Saturday, April 14th, 2018! The fundraising event will be held on the Rosenberg Railroad Museum […]

Assistance to find family of Deceased Persons

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: JACEK WIECKO – White Male, 75 Years: Mr. Wiecko died in the 10300 block of Lands […]

Potential for Rainfall and Severe Weather Mid-Week

What is the danger? A slow moving cold front bringing rainfall and thunderstorms across southeast Texas Tuesday night through Thursday. Chance for severe weather including hail and damaging winds, is highest during the day on Wednesday, between noon and 9pm. Heavy rainfall in some areas could cause flash flooding. This could lead to rising water on area roadways and cause hazardous driving conditions. What you need to do: Residents should continue to monitor local media […]

Texans Reminded to Stay Vigilant, Report Suspicious Activity to Authorities

AUSTIN – In the wake of the recent bomb explosions in Texas that have killed two and injured several other victims, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging all Texans to remain vigilant and to immediately report any suspicious activity to authorities. If a situation requires an emergency response, call 911. Do NOT approach any unknown or suspicious packages or items – keep a safe distance and notify the authorities immediately. Anyone with information related to the […]

Rosenberg Railroad Museum’s 11th Annual RailFest Rolling in For Fun!

The Rosenberg Railroad Museum’s eleventh annual RailFest is rolling into the station for a day of railroad fun on Saturday, April 14th, 2018! The fundraising event will be held on the Rosenberg Railroad Museum grounds, 1921 Ave. F in Rosenberg, on April 14th from 10 am to 5 pm, rain or shine. RailFest 2018 will feature model trains in action by the Houston “S” Gaugers on their traveling layout, the Houston Area “G” Gaugers on […]

Oakbend Medical Group Welcomes New Orthopedic Surgeon  

Richmond, TX…OakBend Medical Group is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Fred L. Speck III. Dr. Speck was born in John Sealy Hospital in Galveston, Texas. His family then moved to Kerrville, Texas where he was raised on a small farm.  While a student at Texas A&M University, he coached both the collegiate and local 4-H agriculture judging teams to championships before graduating with a major in Biomedical Sciences and a minor in History. […]

Oakbend Medical Center Announces Second Annual Restaurant Week

Richmond, TX…OakBend Medical Center has announced the dates for its second annual Restaurant Week. The event will take place this year from April 20 – 29, with participating restaurants offering a special OakBend menu during that time. A portion of the sales from the special menu will then be donated back to the hospital. This year’s Restaurant Week Committee is chaired by Jared Biermann. Other committee members Jimmy Cantu, Brittany Cope, Ali McDonald, Tracy Soape, […]