Fort Bend


Numerous Organizations Aid Fort Bend in George Bush High School TB Investigation

FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Fort Bend News) – As the tuberculosis (TB) investigation at George Bush High School continues, Fort Bend County Health & Human Services is acknowleding the personnel and organizations that participated during the recent mass TB screening events. External and internal organizations provided over 200 staff and volunteers to assist in both […]


Community invited to support “Crusin’ Back to School” supply drive, August 19

Blue Ridge Elementary and Willowridge High School invites the community to support the “Crusin’ Back to School” supply drive on Saturday, August 19, from 9 a.m. to noon, at Home Depot (14440 Hillcroft, Houston, 77085). The event is a joint effort of Uzumaki, Houston Mopar Syndicate and Space City LX SCLX to assist families and […]

Elkins High School Honors Band, directed by Chad Collins

Elkins High School band named finalist at TMEA Honors Band Competition

Elkins High School Honors Band was recently honored at the Texas Music Educators’ Association (TMEA) Honor Band Competition, held in July. The EHS Honors Band, directed by Chad Collins, was named an Honor Band Finalist after earning 12th place at the competition that welcomed more than 250 Class 5A Texas bands. This is the band’s […]

Fort Bend ISD launches website to provide updates on Willowridge remediation efforts

Students and staff to start the 2017-18 school year at alternate location FORT BEND ISD – (August 3, 2017) Willowridge High School is currently undergoing extensive clean-up efforts to remove mold that facilities crews discovered in the building this summer. The clean-up process will take some time as environmental experts work 24 hours, seven days a […]

John Healey, Fort Bend County District Attorney

Fort Bend County District Attorney Will Not Seek Re-Election

RICHMOND (Covering Fort Bend) – Longtime Fort Bend County District Attorney John Healey surprised his staff Friday with news that he’s not going to seek re-election. Healey has served as Fort Bend County District Attorney since November 18, 1992, and thereafter won election to six consecutive terms.  His term expires December 31, 2017. Healey told […]