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Richmond Man and Others Charged in $7 Million International Investment Scam  

HOUSTON (Covering Fort Bend)  – Charges were unsealed today against six individuals for their alleged participation in an elaborate international advance fee and money laundering scheme. The scheme allegedly involved the impersonation of Branch Banking & Trust (BB&T) and JPMorgan Chase (Chase) executives, the fabrication of U.S. government documents, the creation of fraudulent investment agreements in […]

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Needville Woman to Attend State of the Union with Congressman Olson

  WASHINGTON – Congressman Pete Olson today announced that Needville resident and recent high school graduate, Katie Vacek, will attend President Trump’s State of the Union address on January 30, 2018, as his guest. Katie Vacek was a Needville High School cheerleader, enjoying her senior year with her boyfriend, Kernie Baker when she suffered a terrible […]

Baby Found after Murder Suicide in Richmond Area

  RICHMOND (Covering Katy News) –  A 6-month-old infant is now being cared for by its grandmother after a murder suicide on Satruday in Richmond. The baby was found unharmed at the scene. A Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman said a man killed a woman and then killed himself. Their identities have not yet […]

Freezing Rain May Be a Problem Tuesday

We’re following the possibility of freezing rain overnight into Tuesday.  Here is what is predicted by the National Weather Service: Tonight: Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with an east wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 […]

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Artwork of Katy ISD Students Set to Be Auctioned at Fort Bend County Fair and Rodeo

KATY (Covering Fort Bend News) – Ten pieces of artwork created by Katy ISD students will be auctioned off this weekend at the Fort Bend County Fair & Rodeo. The artwork consists of paintings, sculptures, and colored drawings, among other creations. The competition is designed to showcase art pieces and highlight the creative talents of […]