Richmond / Rosenberg

Patient Celebrates 102 Birthday

Richmond, TX…Myrtis B. “Tiny” Gates celebrated her 102 birthday on January 8 while recovering in OakBend Medical Center’s newly renovated fifth floor. Originally from Monroe, Louisiana, Tiny now lives in Pecan Grove. All smiles, Tiny was surrounded by family, friends and OakBend staff while she enjoyed her favorite vanilla cake decorated with pink, her favorite color. Tiny has two daughters, Judy, who lives in Richmond and who was in attendance for her mom’s birthday and […]

Fort Bend County Master Gardeners Announce 2019 Fruit Tree Sale

The Fort Bend County Master Gardeners will hold their annual Fruit Tree Sale on Saturday, February 9th, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. until noon. The sale will be held in the George Pavilion at the Fort Bend County Fairgrounds in Rosenberg. In Fort Bend County, we are fortunate that we can grow several types of fruit trees, from apples and plums to many varieties of citrus and even tropicals and semi-tropicals. The Fort Bend County Master […]

Oakbend Medical Center Welcomes First Baby Of 2019    

Richmond, TX…OakBend Medical Center welcomed its first baby of 2019 at 7:46AM on Tuesday, January 1,2019.  Born to Talib Olaoluwakitan and  huband, Taoheed Olaide Mudasiru, baby boy, Talib Olaoluwakitan Mudasiru weighed in at 7 lbs. 3 oz and is 20-1/2 inches long. Mother, dad and baby and all doing well and looking forward to all that the new year and new baby brings.

Oakbend Medical Center Announces 2018 Physician Of The Year  

Photo L to R:  Joe Freudenberger, CEO of OakBend Medical Center and  Dr. C. Funsho Fagbohun, MD, PHD, FACOG, FACS 

Richmond, TX…Dr. C. Funsho Fagbohun, MD, PHD, FACOG, FACS has been named OakBend Medical Center’s 2018 Physician of the Year. The award was given at the employee holiday party held on December 15th at Safari Texas. The Physician of the Year award, OakBend’s highest recognition, is presented annually to one outstanding physician who possesses significant practice experience, compassion, kindness and sincerity that translates not only to their patients, but to their nurses and other staff […]

“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 […]

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 […]

Recent Rosenberg Animal Control/Shelter Advisory Board Achievements Exemplify Positive Effects Of The Passage Of No-Kill Resolution.

With support from a majority of the members of the Animal Advisory Board, several foundational improvements have been made in the last three months despite strong resistance from staff members. According to the published minutes on the city website, the animal advisory board has diligently met five times in three months to discuss and review recurring operational issues. Recommendations were made with the goal of removing inconsistencies and confusions in order to reach a live […]

Oakbend Medical Center’s Patchwork Of Life Event Has Record Breaking Year

Photo l to r Joe Freudenberger, Karsen Council, Jeff Council, Kevin Council

Richmond, Texas…OakBend Medical Center’s sixth annual Patchwork of Life event was the hospital’s largest fundraiser to date. The event raised almost $390,000 and those funds will benefit the intensive care unit at OakBend’s Jackson Street Campus. The money raised will be used for renovations that will help create a warm environment that inspires healing and helps patients achieve their best possible outcomes. Ann and Jeff Council were the 2018 honorees for the event. Both Ann […]

Oakbend Medical Center And Oakbend Medical Group Announce Senior Health Fair: “The More You Know, Empowering Your Mind, Body and Spirit”  

Richmond, Tx– OakBend Medical Center and OakBend Medical Group will be holding a health fair designed for adults 62+ on Wednesday, October 17 from 8am – Noon at the hospital’s Jackson Street Campus.  The attendees will receive complimentary valet parking courtesy of Classic Chevrolet. The health fair will offer free health screenings such as blood pressure, glucose, cholesterol, balance and strength testing and memory testing.  Additionally, two of the Medical Group’s cardiologists will be onsite […]

Child Advocates of Fort Bend Announces 2018 Christmas Home Tour Neighborhoods

Photo courtesy of Child Advocates of Fort Bend

“Twenty-seven years ago, a group of volunteers, many of whom are still involved, opened their homes, decorated them for Christmas, baked some cookies and charged admission in an effort to keep Child Advocates of Fort Bend’s (CAFB) doors open,” stated Lisa Moore, Child Advocates of Fort Bend Development Officer and event chair. Thanks to those generous ladies and many others who have participated through the years, this event not only kept the doors open, but […]