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Brazos head coach Ryan Roecker and the Cougars traveled west Friday night to Yorktown and returned to Wallis with a hard-fought 18-13 victory over the Wildcats. Read more
The Richmond Police will be participating in the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Oct. 26. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., residents may drop off old and unused prescription drugs at the Richmond Police Department, 600 Preston St.
Fort Bend County sheriff’s deputies continue to search for the driver of a pickup truck who fled the scene of an accident involving a Lamar Consolidated ISD school bus on Monday afternoon.
The Rosenberg Police Department is investigating the report of gunshots being fired at one or more homes in the Cambridge Village neighborhood.
A 23-year-old Needville woman who announced on social media in 2016 she felt like harming her baby, then killed her 2-month-old son, has been sentenced to 40 years in prison.
Fort Bend County Indictments for Oct. 7, 2019 follows. The indictments are listed by name, offense and offense date.
Rosenberg police recovered more than $300,000 in stolen jewelry on Tuesday after nabbing two thieves who helped rob a store in the Brazos Town Center shopping complex.
A 41-year-old Houston man convicted of shooting three people to death at a Stafford carwash in 2013 was sentenced last week to life in prison.
State & National News
Energy and mineral development on lands managed by the U.S. Department of Interior (DOI) in Nevada contributed nearly $3.8 billion in added value to the state’s economy last year, according to a department report. Read more
The United Auto Workers’ strike against General Motors may be nearing an end after a month after it was announced late Wednesday a tentative agreement had been reached. One day later, however, that announcement might prove premature. Read more
Recreation on federal lands managed by the U.S. Department of Interior (DOI) in Arizona contributed $1.8 billion in added value to the state’s economy last year, according to a report by the federal agency. Read more
Who knows if Texas Speaker of the House Dennis Bonnen will be ousted after the secret tape recording was released this week of him bashing a number of House members and targeting 10 Republicans in primaries? But he should be. Read more
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Walt Disney Co.'s "Maleficent: Mistress of Evil" knocked "Joker" out of the No. 1 spot at the box office, but just barely. Read more
NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence got married over the weekend in Rhode Island during a ceremony and reception studded with Hollywood stars. Read more
WASHINGTON (AP) — Inspired by the climate activism of a Swedish teenager, Jane Fonda says she's returning to civil disobedience nearly a half-century after she was last arrested at a protest. Read more
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — "The Casagrandes," Nickelodeon's new original animated series that centers around an 11-year-old girl trying to survive a big city, is one of the first cartoons in the U.S. to feature a multigenerational Mexican American family. Read more
NEW YORK (AP) — Naomi Wolf and her U.S. publisher have split up amid a dispute over her latest book, "Outrages." Read more