Richmond / Rosenberg

Death Notification

To Whom It May Concern: We are requesting the public’s assistance in locating next of kin for the following deceased individuals. Sincerely, Michelle R. Sanford, Ph.D., M-ABFE Forensic Investigations The information is as follows: JIMMY RAY WALKER – White Male, 75 Years: Mr. Walker died in the 800 block of Schilling Avenue in Houston, TX on 07/19/2018. Please call the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences at 832-927-5000 and refer to case ML18-2554. PEDRO RAMOS […]

Oakbend Medical Group Welcomes Podiatrist  

Richmond, TX…OakBend Medical Group is pleased to announce the newest doctor to the group, Dr. Christine Nguyen.  Dr. Nguyen is a podiatric medicine and surgeon with extensive training in elective and reconstructive surgeries of the foot. Born and raised in Houston, she feels blessed to have had the opportunity to practice in the roots of her hometown and surrounding areas. Dr. Nguyen attended Prairie View A&M University where she received her Bachelor of Science in Biology and Chemistry […]

Fall Prevention Lunch ‘N Learn  Scheduled For September 20th    

Richmond, TX– OakBend Medical Center’s Physical Therapy department will be presenting a Lunch ‘N Learn for Fall Prevention seminar on September 20th from 12-1PM. Taught by Deidre Doggett, a Physical Therapist and Kelley Drabek, a Physical Therapist Assistant and Certified Stroke Rehabilitation Specialist, the seminar is designed to recognize risk factors for falls and help identify strategies and/or resources to help reduce those risks. There will be free balance screening for those attending and lunch […]

Mainstream Boutique Opens in Richmond, Texas

Michael Henning and Jackie Durham

RICHMOND, TX., Aug. 21, 2018 – Mainstream Boutique of Richmond TX is happy to announce its grand opening at 5530 Long Prairie Trace, Suite 600, Richmond, TX., off Grand Parkway on September 7, 2018.  The store is owned by Michael Henning and operated by partner Jackie Durham. “We are excited to open Mainstream Boutique of Richmond.  Our business is more than just a women’s boutique, it’s a partnership between two people who believe in the […]

Labor Day at the George Ranch Historical Park: Old-Fashioned Games, 1930s Music & Backyard BBQ!

RICHMOND – Celebrate Labor Day weekend on Saturday, September 1 and Monday, September 3 with period games and an old-fashioned 1930s barbecue at the George Ranch Historical Park! Listen to period music while playing games from the past, chow down on a classic cowboy grub for lunch (reservations required) and enjoy hand-cranked ice cream samples from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. to celebrate the American worker! More information can be found here. SPECIAL LABOR DAY ACTIVITIES: Sample Hand-Cranked Ice Cream – […]

Olson To Hold First Meeting Of Congressional Youth Advisory Council

RICHMOND, TX – Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) will hold the first meeting of the 2018-2019 school year for his Congressional Youth Advisory Council (CYAC) on Saturday, August 18th.  The CYAC is a select group of high school students that meet with Congressman Olson to discuss various issues – the first meeting will focus on introducing students to the legislative process. The Council meets six times within a school year and includes a roundtable discussion on current […]

Safe driving in School Zones see map

The Office of Ted Heap, Harris County Constable Precinct 5 Safe Driving In School Zones With many of our schools starting up this week, Constable Ted Heap wants to remind all drivers to take extra care around school zones and crosswalks throughout Precinct 5. There is nothing more important to us or our residents than protecting our children. Beginning Wednesday, as schools get back underway, Constable Heap will have more than 100 deputies on our […]

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 […]