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The Civil War and Confederate Soldiers of Fort Bend County

A LITTLE PIECE OF HISTORY | By Joan Frances Photos from The Civil War: A Visual History – During the winter of 1861 when the American Civil...
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Meet Jared Hudkins

By Joan Frances | Photos by Graith Photography – As a senior at Travis High School, Jared Hudkins has achieved success in every aspect of his...
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OakBend Medical Center Announces Restaurant Week

OakBend Medical Center is pleased to announce the First Annual Restaurant Week taking place from May 19th through May 29th. The fundraising idea was...
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Reading between the Wines

Reading between the Wines Benefiting the Literacy Council of Fort Bend County March 31, 2017 • Safari Texas...
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Hometown Heroes: Lane Ward

By M.G. Angulo – Lane Ward enjoys his time connecting with senior citizens on his delivery route. He looks forward to the conversations he has...
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Richmond State Supported Living Center: A History of Dignity and Respect

A LITTLE PIECE OF HISTORY | By Joan Frances – In the early 1800s, when the leaders of Fort Bend County sat down to structure the most...
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OakBend Medical Center Renames the Jackson Street Atrium in Honor of Joe and Doris Gurecky

As the crowd gathered in the atrium of the Jackson Street Campus to honor two of the community’s most well-known residents, the words that could be...
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recent from EDITOR'S POV May – June 2017 – Exclamation Points!
May – June 2017 – Exclamation Points! Mothers and Their Babies May is absolutely one of my favorite months of the year because after all, it is the month when we celebrate one of the best things in my life: being a mother. As my babies have gotten older – Kassidi now 246 months and Kolton now 216 months old – my role as a mother has not...
recent from CALENDAR January 2017 Events
January 2017 Events January 8th, 8 am Bike the Bend for Literacy Bike the Bend for Literacy features three lengths – 20 miles, 35 miles or 62 miles – throughout scenic West Fort Bend County. The start and finish is at Foster High School, located at 4400 FM 723 in Richmond. The ride appeals to both cyclists’ training needs...
recent from NEWSWORTHY OakBend Medical Center Announces Restaurant Week
OakBend Medical Center  Announces Restaurant Week OakBend Medical Center is pleased to announce the First Annual Restaurant Week taking place from May 19th through May 29th. The fundraising idea was the brainchild of Daniel Ornelas of Ol’ Railroad Café, Andres Novoa of La Cocina and Jimmy Cantu of Pier 36, and the three restaurants were the first to sign...
recent from HIGH SCHOOL HOT SHOT Meet Jared Hudkins
Meet Jared Hudkins By Joan Frances | Photos by Graith Photography – As a senior at Travis High School, Jared Hudkins has achieved success in every aspect of his high school career. From academics to sports to extracurricular activities, Jared has attained respect and admiration from his teachers and peers. Completely...
recent from SEEN ON THE SCENE Reading between the Wines
Reading between the Wines Reading between the Wines Benefiting the Literacy Council of Fort Bend County March 31, 2017 • Safari Texas...
recent from HISTORY The Civil War and Confederate Soldiers of Fort Bend County
The Civil War and Confederate Soldiers of Fort Bend County A LITTLE PIECE OF HISTORY | By Joan Frances Photos from The Civil War: A Visual History – During the winter of 1861 when the American Civil War began, Fort Bend County residents took a stand to fight for the Confederacy. The city of Houston became the headquarters for the Confederate district of...