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Neyow's Creole Cafe brings Cajun/Creole fare to Mid West | Hoodline
A new Cajun/Creole spot, offering seafood and more, has opened its doors in the neighborhood. The fresh addition to Mid West, called Neyow's Creole Cafe, is located at 6356 Richmond Ave.
Texas AG To Weigh In On DNA Testing Of Remains From FBISD Site
AUSTIN, TX — Officials with the Texas Historical Commission are seeking an attorney general's opinion on whether the DNA of human remains found at a school construction site in Fort Bend County should be tested.
University of Texas releases alleged texts in Sen. Charles Schwertner sexting investigation
AUSTIN -- The University of Texas has released redacted messages allegedly sent by Georgetown State Sen. Charles Schwertner to a graduate student, almost three months after the Republican was first accused of engaging in the sexually explicit harassment.
Texas girl’s inoperable brain tumor vanishes
In what seems like a Christmas miracle, the inoperable brain tumor of an 11-year-old girl in Texas has disappeared, and doctors say they don’t know why. Roxli Doss was diagnosed with diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma, or DIPG, in June, as KVUE reported, and went through weeks of radiation.
Katy police investigate string of armed robberies
KATY, Texas (FOX 26) - A string of armed robberies occurred near a popular shopping area in Katy, and now police need your help catching the suspects. On Saturday, Katy police say three men and one woman committed three armed robberies within an hour of each other and within three miles of each loca
Official Wants Resignations After Texas County Scammed Out Of $525K
GALVESTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — The top elected leader in Galveston County says two officials should resign for failing to protect the county from an electronic payment scam that totaled more than $525,000.
Rice files for re-election to FBISD board
Jim Rice announced he will seek re-election as Fort Bend Independent School District Board of Trustees, Position 3 in the May 4, 2019 election. “I am proud of my service as a trustee on the board for Fort Bend ISD. During my tenure I have served as board secretary and twice as board president. Curre
What was seized at Richmond church during sex abuse investigation of priest
RICHMOND, Texas - Channel 2 Investigates has new details in the case of a Catholic priest accused of sexually abusing multiple victims at churches in which he's worked. Father Manuel La Rosa-Lopez is charged with four counts of indecency with a child involving sexual contact in Montgomery County.
WATCH: This Fort Bend County Neighborhood Is A Popular Destination for Holiday Lights
Pecan Grove Plantation residents go all-out to celebrate the season. Pecan Grove Plantation, a neighborhood located near Richmond, began encouraging its residents to decorate for the holidays in the early 1990s. It’s now one of the most popular destinations for holiday lights in the Houston area.
Five killed in fire near Texas State University ruled homicide
SAN MARCOS, Texas — The deaths of five people killed in a large apartment fire near Texas State University have been ruled homicides. The fire broke out on July 20 at an apartment complex in San Marcos. The fire has been ruled an arson, though no arrests have been made and few details have been rele
Bodies of slaves found at FBISD construction site becomes battle over history
SUGAR LAND, Texas (KTRK) -- It's been 10 months since the remains of95 former African American slaves were found buried at a Fort Bend ISD construction site. Building of the new career center in Sugar Land stopped.
Richmond City Manager to be recognized for service at commission meeting
At the top of the Richmond City Commission meeting on Monday, City Manager Terri Vela will be recognized for her 15 years of service to the city. The commission meeting is scheduled to begin at 4:30 at the City Hall Annex, which is located at 600 Morton Street in Richmond.
DCR saves and makes more money than projected in 2017-2018 FY budget
The Development Corporation of Richmond made more revenues in the last year than projected in its 2017-2018 fiscal year budget and completed a number of projects to improve the quality of the city, according to the corporation’s 2018 annual financial report.
Texas prison allowed flesh-eating infection to 'eat away' at inmate's arm, lawsuit claims
A 37-year-old man who was sentenced to six months in prison on drug charges in 2016 is suing the Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) over claims that nobody could take him to the hospital for a flesh-eating bacteria infection (MRSA) that was eating away at his arm due to staff shortages. Har
Fort Bend County commissioner plans to relocate, expand Fulshear library
A new library is in Fulshear’s future if one county official has his way. Fort Bend Precinct 3 Commissioner Andy Meyers plans to relocate the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library to a larger facility about half a mile north of FM 1093 on the upcoming Texas Heritage Parkway, he said. The exact
String of robberies near Katy Mills Mall believed to be connected
KATY, Texas - Katy police said three robberies near Katy Mills Mall are related. On Saturday between 8:50 p.m. and 9:40 p.m., three robberies were reported within a 3-mile radius.
Missing Fort Bend County teen found safe
FORT BEND COUNTY, Texas — A Fort Bend County teen who had been missing for more than 24 hours was found safe Friday night, according to the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office.
New Year’s Eve: 10 ways to ring in the new year around Sugar Land and Missouri City, Dec. 29-31
It is time for a new year. Residents can celebrate the end of 2018 and beginning of 2019 by taking part in some of the festivities around the area at these events:. Get ready for the new year by going back in time. Guests at George Ranch Historical Park will participate in a historical mask-making a
Armed robbers 'looking for easy prey' in Katy area, police say
KATY, Texas — Katy police are trying to track down a group of armed robbers preying on people at Katy Mills Mall and nearby businesses. They believe the suspects are responsible for at least three back-to-back robberies in that area Saturday night.
Hundreds of trees being removed by community association in Sugar Land
SUAGR LAND, Texas - Hundreds of trees are being removed as a part of a First Colony Community Association project. The tree removals began Nov. 20, according to the association.