Richmond / Rosenberg

Sponsors needed for Rosenberg Railroad Museum’s  Fall Fun Fest:  May the Steam Be With You  

Mark your calendar for Rosenberg Railroad Museum’s 5th annual Fall Fun Fest on Saturday, September 22nd!  The theme is “May the Steam Be With You” and will feature the Texas Flyer ride-on trackless Steam Train and steam trains on the garden railroad.  Preparations are currently underway for this fabulous fundraiser and so far the event will include: Museum open house and exhibits (You won’t want to miss seeing the newly repainted MoPac Caboose), up close […]

Oakbend Medical Center Wharton Surpasses Original Expectations

Wharton, TX…When the Gulf Coast Medical Center in Wharton closed its doors in November of 2016, the sign on the front door directed people to a hospital 20 minutes away. That can seem like an eternity if the patient is in pain or in need of urgent medical care. After a long and sometimes bumpy ride, OakBend Medical Center took on the challenge to establish a hospital in the building that formerly housed Gulf Coast […]

Are you using the correct booster seat?  Statistics show less than half of Texas children are using correct booster seats.

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office will be holding a Car Seat Check-up to make sure you have the correct seat and that it is installed properly. The next event will be on August 21, 2018. The event is by appointment only and appointments will be between 11 am-12 pm and 1-3 pm . Check-ups will be held at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office of Fort Bend County located at 1402 Band Road, Suite […]

Oakbend Medical Center’s Patchwork Of Life Event Honors Ann And Jeff Council

Ann and Jeff Council have been named as the 2018 honorees for OakBend Medical Center’s Patchwork of Life event. Both Ann and Jeff have devoted years of service to OakBend Medical Center.  Jeff has been on the board of director for more than 30 years and currently serves as the board president.  Ann has been an active member of the Patchwork of Life committee since its inception and was also among the honorees in the […]

New Dynamic Energizes Chesmar Homes in Greatwood Lake

(Richmond, TX) July 27, 2018—New Chesmar team member, Austin Gaither is looking forward to shaking things up in Greatwood Lake.  “I am so excited to be a part of the building of this beautiful community”, he states. “And I cannot wait to show folks all the benefits that await them with a new Chesmar home!” The first thing on Gaither’s agenda is to get to know the neighbors and bring them together with prospective buyers […]

CEO Of Oakbend Medical Center Named Honoree As One Of The  Most Admired CEOs    

Richmond, TX– Joe Freudenberger, CEO of OakBend Medical Center has been named one of 13 honorees for the Most Admired CEO award in the nonprofit sector for Greater Houston and surrounding area. The panel of judges chose 35 for-profit leaders and 13 nonprofit leaders to receive the award. The judges for this award were Peggy Kostial, senior managing director US Southwest at Accenture; Jeffery D. Wallace, president and CEO at Greater Houston Black Chamber; and […]

Oakbend Medical Center’s Seeds Of Generosity Campaign Raises Over $200,000    

Richmond, TX– OakBend Medical Center celebrated the success of the hospital’s employee giving campaign, “Seeds of Generosity,” by holding a reception in the Joe & Doris Gurecky Atrium after hours. The three week campaign, which ran from May 1 to May 18, raised more than $102,000 for the hospital’s Vision 2020 Campaign.  In addition to their $102,000 The Madison Charitable Foundation matched up to $100,000, making the total monies raised more than $202,000. The money […]

A “Big Win” For The Animals In City Of Rosenberg, Texas Law Makers Pick Compassion For Shelter Animals.  

Rosenberg, Texas, July 3rd 2018 – the City Council of Rosenberg unanimously declares no-kill for Rosenberg by 2020. Passing R-2525 is the first step in achieving no-kill in the City of Rosenberg animal shelters. The primary goal is to institute a no-kill model to ensure that policies and procedures are enacted to provide all healthy and treatable impounded animals more of a guarantee to have a live outcome. The benchmark of saving 90 percent or more […]

MedExpress Urgent Care Giving Free Sports Physicals

MedExpress Urgent Care is helping young athletes prepare for the fall sports season with the gift of free sports physicals, available July 1 – August 7, for patients ages 6 and up. Free sports physicals are being offered at all MedExpress locations in Texas. MedExpress Urgent Care is open every day from 8 am to 8 pm, with no appointment necessary. Local athletes and families can walk in at a time that works best for them to […]

Public Assistance needed in locating the next of kin

July 3, 2018 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, Michelle R. Sanford, Ph.D., M-ABFE Forensic Investigations The information is as follows: HONG LY TA – Asian Male, 60 Years: Mr. Ta […]