Richmond / Rosenberg

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 […]

“Keep an Eye Out for Farm Equipment on the Move”

By John Gordy, County Extension Agent, AgriLife Extension – Fort Bend County As the summer heats up and we near Independence Day celebrations, we are also getting closer to harvest time for crops in the coastal bend. If you find yourself in rural or even suburban areas of Fort Bend County, you may find yourself bumper to bumper with tractors any time of year. However, harvest time is when you are more likely to encounter […]

The Exchange Club of Fort Bend recently honored McDonald’s of Richmond and Rosenberg with the “Proudly We Hail” award

Proudly we Hail The Exchange Club of Fort Bend recently honored McDonald’s of Richmond and Rosenberg with the “Proudly We Hail” award. The award is an initiative of the Exchange Clubs of America, and is awarded to a business that properly displays the flag of The United States of America.  McDonald’s of Richmond and Rosenberg is a corporation that has multiple restaurants throughout the Richmond, Rosenberg, and Sugar Land areas. Their practice is to fly the flag […]

City Of Rosenberg Is On The Cusp Of Joining The National No-Kill Movement To Make Rosenberg A No-Kill Community.

During the City Council Workshop Meeting on June 26th, 2018, City Council has agreed to schedule to vote on a proposed resolution on the July 3rd, 2018 Regular City Council Meeting. The meeting will begin at 7:00 pm at City Hall on 4th Street. The goal as outlined in the resolution, 90 percent or more of all healthy, treatable animals that pass through the city’s animal control /shelter facility will be saved by 2020. With […]

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 […]