News

Print
Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option
Narrow your search by choosing a Category or Department.

Current News
  • Department of State

    Passport Day - September 23, 2017

    08/17/2017

  • Alert Icon

    Phone Scam Alert

    We are warning the public of scam phone calls where individuals are stating they are with the Fort Bend County Clerk’s Office and somehow using our number. The caller is telling people to “pay a debt or the police will come get them.” A representative from the Fort Bend County Clerk’s Office DOES NOT call to collect debts.

    08/03/2017

  • Fort Bend County District Attorney Seal - Color Image

    DWI Arrest in 2013 Leads to Conviction Years Later

    Jim Hooter Merrill, Jr. was convicted of Driving While Intoxicated with an Open Container on July 20, 2017 after the jury deliberated for approximately an hour. Presiding Judge Ron Cohen then sentenced the 48-year old Sugar Land man to a yearlong probation. Merrill was charged with the crime in 2013 after driving by a highway patrolman with a broken headlight.

    07/26/2017

  • News Icon

    FB Historical Commission to host program focusing on area's early settlement

    The story of Upper Buffalo Bayou and the San Felipe Trail as they existed west of Houston in the 19th Century will be the program topic for the Tuesday, Aug. 15 full membership meeting of the Fort Bend County Historical Commission.

    07/24/2017

  • Fort Bend County District Attorney Seal - Color Image

    DWI Conviction for Henderson

    County Court at Law #4 Presiding Judge Jerry Bussell convicted Alan Henderson of Driving While Intoxicated on June 29, 2017 after a trial before the Court. The 27-year-old Missouri City man was charged with the crime after being stopped for speeding on Highway 90 in 2012.

    07/14/2017

  • Fort Bend County District Attorney Seal - Color Image

    Rosenberg Car Burglar Convicted and Jailed

    A jury convicted Caleb Fonseca of Burglary of a Vehicle in only 20 minutes on May 18, 2017. The 20-year-old Rosenberg man was subsequently sentenced to almost a year in jail in an agreement with prosecutors.

    06/21/2017

  • Fort Bend County District Attorney Seal - Color Image

    Quddusi Sentenced to Prison for Employee Theft

    434th District Court Judge James H. Shoemake sentenced Samia Alam Quddusi to four years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice – Institutional Division on June 9, 2017. A jury convicted the defendant of felony Theft on April 21, 2017 after a weeklong trial. The 24 year-old Sugar Land woman stole over $40,000 from her employer in 2014. Quddusi requested the court to determine her punishment and the case was reset to for the judge to consider a presentence investigation report.

    06/21/2017

  • Adoption PUSH List

    We are, sadly, once again at the point with our shelter where we are beyond capacity and are struggling to take in even one more pet.

    06/21/2017

  • Fort Bend County Seal

    Public Hearing: Junkyard and Automotive Wrecking and Salvage Yard

    The Fort Bend County Commissioner’s Court has taken action in accordance with Local Government Code 234 to regulate auto salvage and wrecking yards. The action will require screening standards and an annual license issued through the Fire Marshal’s Office.

    06/14/2017

  • Fort Bend Votes

    Elections Administrator Comments on Ballot Security

    Recently, there have been news reports about alleged hacking and phishing attempts by foreign Nationals of U.S. voter registration systems.

    06/12/2017 5:00 PM

  • News

    Health and Benefits Fair

    Come join Richmond VA Out-Patient Clinic and Fort Bend County Veterans Service in a Health and Benefits Fair.

    05/09/2017

  • News Icon

    Canine Distemper: Medical Update

    The three dogs that were confirmed to have tested positive via TVMDL for the canine distemper virus (CDV) have left the shelter for medical fostering with detailed medical instructions and supportive pharmaceuticals.

    04/28/2017

  • Fort Bend County District Attorney Seal - Color Image

    Jeffrey Moore Convicted of DWI After Single-Car Accident

    On April 6, 2017, a jury convicted Jeffrey Boyd Moore of Driving While Intoxicated after deliberating for only 30 minutes. The 61-year-old Katy man was charged with the crime in 2015 after he was discovered disoriented in his wrecked car.

    04/12/2017

  • Fort Bend County District Attorney Seal - Color Image

    DWI Conviction for Deanna Clark

    2017. The 49-year-old Cypress woman was charged with the crime after being stopped for speeding in Fulshear in 2015.

    04/04/2017

  • News

    Marker Unveiled for Austin Land Grant

    The August 3, 1824 grant of a league of land from Mexico to Stephen F. Austin's Old 300 colonists Isaac Pennington and David Randon is the subject of a Texas Historical Marker dedicated Wednesday, March 29, near the intersection of Winner-Foster and Bois d'Arc roads south of Fulshear.

    03/29/2017

  • Fort Bend County District Attorney Seal - Color Image

    Jacob Flores Convicted of DWI

    Jacob Daniel Flores was convicted of Driving While Intoxicated by a jury on March 16, 2017 before being sentenced by County Court at Law No. 5 Presiding Judge Ronald Cohen a day later. The 31-year old Richmond man was arrested after crashing into an off-duty police officer while driving the wrong way on Highway 90-A over two years ago.

    03/27/2017

  • Fort Bend County District Attorney Seal - Color Image

    2nd DWI Conviction & Jail Time for Robert Jones

    Robert Bradley Jones was convicted of Driving While Intoxicated – 2nd Offense by a jury on February 22, 2017 after deliberating for approximately an hour and a half. Presiding Judge Jeffrey A. McMeans then sentenced the 49-year old Richmond man to 30 days in the county jail. Jones was charged with the crime in 2015 after drawing the attention of a Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Deputy with his erratic driving near the intersection of Hwy. 90-A and Pitts Road.

    03/07/2017

  • Fort Bend County District Attorney Seal - Color Image

    DWI Conviction for Aik Wong

    Aik Shii Wong was sentenced to a 12-month probation by County Court at Law No. 4 Judge R. H. “Sandy” Bielstein on January 31, 2017 after a jury convicted him of Driving While Intoxicated. The 37-year-old Sugar Land man was arrested after police witnessed him driving recklessly in the Sugar Land Town Square area in September of 2013.

    02/16/2017

  • Fort Bend County District Attorney Seal - Color Image

    28 Years in Prison for Bookkeeper Who Stole Millions

    A Fort Bend County jury convicted Andrea Watson Davidson of felony Theft in less than 10 minutes on February 3, 2017 before recommending she spend 28 years in prison. The 49-year-old Mission Bend woman was charged with stealing millions of dollars from her employer over several years as their bookkeeper.

    02/09/2017

  • News

    2017 | Heritage Award

    Franklin Schodek of Richmond, a career land surveyor, received the 2017 Bert E. Bleil Heritage Award for his exemplary lifetime work in local history preservation and promotion.

    02/06/2017

« First « Prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | ... Next » Last » 61 - 80 of 128 items