Fort Bend County

On Tuesday, during a special called emergency meeting, Fort Bend County Commissioners Court approved an outdoor burn ban for unincorporated areas of Fort Bend County.

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The NHL is reporting an increase in viewers in the first year of its television contracts with ESPN and TNT. Part of that is unparalleled growth in female and younger fans. According to NHL research, 37% of hockey fans are female and that includes 26% growth since 2016. Most of those new fans are likely within the coveted 18-49 age demographic. During the regular season, Wednesday regular-season games on TNT saw a 44% jump in viewers compared to previous years, when the games were aired on NBCSN.

Upcoming Events

Give the Gift of Life: A biannual blood drive will be held on Sunday, July 3, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Wendt Hall. All donors will receive a pullover as a thank you for their donation. St. John’s has a goal of 15 donors. One pint can save up to three lives. Visit https://bit.ly/38SlT1O. Loca…

The city of Needville will host its annual Freedom Festival on Sunday, July 3, at Harvest Pa…

In the Community

The George Foundation recently awarded a $21,625 grant to Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office Project Lifesaver to assist Fort Bend citizens wit…

Pleak City Council special meeting will be on June 22, 2022 at 7:00 pm at city hall. Pleak City Hall is located at 6621 FM 2218, Richmond. The…