Travis High School Global Studies Academy students teach the Armstrong Gators about the academy programs in Fort Bend ISD.

Armstrong Elementary Gator Pals Club Helps Students Think About the Future

FORT BEND ISD (Covering Fort Bend News) – For Travis High School academy students, what better way to pay it forward than to inspire those who will follow in their steps. To support this work, these students and their counterparts at Armstrong Elementary have formed the Gator Pals club, established to help the Gator students […]

Sugar Land Welcomes Greatwood, New Territory to City

SUGAR LAND (Covering Fort Bend News)  ­– Greatwood and New Territory are officially part of the city of Sugar Land as of 12:01 a.m. today, Dec. 12. The annexation of these communities was a process that required 10 years of planning, thought and public feedback. Strategic partnership agreements between the city and municipal utility districts […]

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Hurricane Harvey: Help is Available to Avoid Foreclosure and Finance Repairs

FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Fort Bend) – Recently the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the Texas General Land Office launched a public awareness campaign to inform owners of homes damaged by Hurricane Harvey that help is available to avoid foreclosure and to finance repairs. “Hurricane Harvey affected nearly 50,000 square miles of Texas […]

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Registration Open for Basic Peace Officer Certification Classes

FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Fort Bend News) –  The Gus George Law Enforcement Academy in Richmond is accepting applications for basic peace officer certification classes being conducted part time. The academy, which is part of the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office, offers classes where cadets receive 904 hours of instruction. Upon successful completion of training, […]

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Weekly Crime Report from the City of Stafford

STAFFORD (Covering Fort Bend News) – The following is the weekly crime report released by the Stafford Police Department: CRIMINAL ACTIVITY – RESIDENTIAL SUBDIVISIONS Habitation Burglary – We did see a residential burglary in the Grove West subdivision. If you have not already installed an alarm system, consider having one installed. Additionally, and especially with […]

Sign Ceremony Today to Commemorate Historic Annexation

SUGAR LAND (Covering Fort Bend News) – The City of Sugar Land will join representatives of Greatwood and New Territory today, Dec. 11, to unveil new population signs. The events are planned to celebrate the annexation of both communities on Dec. 12 at midnight, a historic milestone for Sugar Land that will increase its population […]

Man Selling Car Found Dead in Third Ward

Man Selling Car Found Dead in Third Ward

RICHMOND (Covering Fort Bend News) – The man who went missing after leaving to meet a potential buyer for his car has been found dead. According to reports, Altaf Malik was found stabbed to death behind dumpsters in the 3000 block of Truxillo Street in the Third Ward of Houston. He was found late Thursday […]