Fort Bend ISD

Student Arrested After Bringing Gun to Campus

FORT BEND ISD (Covering Fort Bend News) – A 17-year-old Fort Bend Independent School District student was arrested today at the Marshall High School campus after a handgun was found to be in the student’s possession. Marshall High School is currently housing both Marshall and Willowridge students. Here is the complete statement sent by the […]

Wright was recognized during a recent city council meeting. She is pictured center with family, co-workers, peers, the municipal court judge and city council members.

Sugar Land Court Clerk Earns Certified Municipal Court Clerk Recognition

SUGAR LAND (Covering Fort Bend News) -Sugar Land Municipal Court Clerk Brittany Wright recently obtained her Certified Municipal Court Clerk certification. The Texas Court Clerks Association in conjunction with the Texas Municipal Courts Education Center and Texas State University awarded the certification.  Wright is the 81st clerk to attain the certification since CMCC’s program began […]

Sugar Land’s AAA Bond Rating Affirmed, Refunding to Save $14.9 Million

SUGAR LAND (Covering Fort Bend News) – Fitch Ratings and Standard & Poor’s Global Ratings recently reaffirmed Sugar Land’s “AAA” bond rating in connection with the city’s plan to reissue $78.2 million in general obligation refunding bonds, an action estimated to save approximately $14.9 million. The “AAA” rating applies not only to the refunding issue […]

Lieu Nguyen

Woman Murdered in Car Identified

FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering fort Bend News) – The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office has identified the woman shot and killed in her car Tuesday night, Dec. 6, as 38-year-old Lieu Nguyen. Crime Stoppers is offering a $5,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest of the shooter. At 7:40 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office […]

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Elkins High School Parents Participate in ‘Coffee with the Principal’

FORT BEND ISD (Covering Fort Bend News) – During the recent “Coffee with the Principal,” Elkins High School parents joined Principal Deidra Lyons-Lewis and members of her administrative team for an informal discussion regarding campus news, information and upcoming events. The event gives parents an opportunity to meet face-to-face with the principal to share their […]

Woman Found Shot to Death in Her Car

Woman Found Shot to Death in Her Car

MISSION BEND (Fort Bend County News) – According to reports, a woman was found shot to death near the intersection of Bissonnet Road and Addicks Clodine Road around 8:15 p.m. tonight, Dec. 5. The victim is described as an Asian female in her late 30’s. Officials say a passerby discovered the woman’s body in her Toyota. […]

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Close to Home: Harris County Man Pleads Guilty to Supporting ISIS

HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Fort Bend News) – Asher Abid Khan, 23, of Spring, pleaded guilty this week to providing material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), a designated foreign terrorist organization. Acting U.S. Attorney Abe Martinez, Acting Assistant Attorney General for National Security Dana Boente and Special Agent in Charge Perrye […]