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DPS Ramps Up Traffic Enforcement For Fourth of July Holiday

AUSTIN — The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will conduct two traffic operations simultaneously this week to help keep drivers safe over the Fourth of July holiday. Starting Wednesday, July 3, through Friday, July 5, DPS Troopers will increase traffic enforcement as part of Operation CARE (Crash Awareness and Reduction Effort) and Operation Holiday. DPS Troopers will be looking for those violating the Move Over, Slow Down law, as well as other traffic violations such as DWI, speeding and […]

Summer Schedule Of Children’s Programs At Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear, presents a variety of free children’s programs — Toddler Time, Story Time, School-Age Programs, and Middle School Programs — every month during the summer. These programs are free and open to the public. The summer schedule for July is as follows: Toddler Time — Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. — offers caregiver/child activities, stories and songs for older babies, from 1 to 3 […]

Fulshear Book Clubs Announce July Reading Selections  

Share your love of reading with other book lovers at one of the book clubs that meet monthly at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library,8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. New members are always welcome. The next meeting of the Fulshear Book Club will take place on Monday, July 15, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is When Breath Becomes Air, written by Paul Kalanithi. This book club […]

Teen “Patches Palooza” At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library            

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will have a “Patches Palooza” program for Young Adults on Wednesday, July 10, from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Teens entering grades 9 through 12 will find inspiration for creatively embellishing clothing with sew-on patches. Learn appliqué sewing techniques and get ideas for personalizing a jacket, jeans, or other items of clothing with fun patches. […]

Libraries To Close In Observance Of Independence Day  

All branches of Fort Bend County Libraries, which includes the Cinco Ranch Branch Library and the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, will be closed on Thursday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day.  Regular library hours will resume on Friday, July 5. Your online library is always open at www.fortbend.lib.tx.us for searching the catalog, renewing books or placing holds, streaming movies, downloading e-books or music, or using the research databases. For more information, contact the library system’s Communications Office at 281-633-4734.

Crocheters Learn Creative Art Of Amigurumi At Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library               

Amigurumi is the Japanese art of knitting or crocheting small stuffed animals or figures. In recent years, it has become an increasingly popular project for crafters around the world. Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library will have an introductory demonstration, “Crochet Workshop: Amigurumi,” on Saturday, July 6, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the library, located at 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. In this hands-on adult craft class for […]

Local Wounded Combat Veterans Welcomed at Prasek’s Family Smokehouse to become Certified Backyard Pitmasters hosted by BrisketU  

Wounded Combat Veterans Enjoyed a Complimentary hands-on class on smoking brisket and other cuts of beef, pork and fowl hosted by BrisketU On Saturday, June 8 the Prasek’s Family Smokehouse in Sealy, Texas welcomed more than 20 wounded combat veterans in partnership with BrisketU, a hands-on class for smoking brisket and the Wounded Warrior Project, a non-profit organization that provides a variety of veteran programs and services to wounded warriors. “It is an honor and […]

From Pickleball to Mini-Libraries, New Cane Island Park Will Appeal to All Ages

KATY, TX (June 4, 2019) – The Katy community of Cane Island will soon open a new park and playground experience for all ages where residents can enjoy pickleball, one of America’s fastest-growing sports, a children’s playground and free books available in all-weather mini-libraries. Cane Island’s seven-acre Paperback Park will open this summer at Pitts Road and Cane Island Parkway as one of the few locales in Katy to offer courts for pickleball, a sport […]

Public’s Assistance needed to locate next of kin

May 29, 2019 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 ID Coordinator Forensic Investigations 1861 Old Spanish Trail, Houston, Texas 77054 | (832) 927-5000 | (832) 927-2869 […]

Fulshear Book Clubs Announce June Reading Selections 

Share your love of reading with other book lovers at one of the book clubs that meet monthly at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. New members are always welcome. The next meeting of the Fulshear Book Club will take place on Monday, June 17, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is The Glovemaker, written by Ann Weisgarber. This book club meets […]