Remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda dump several inches of rain on Rosenberg and surrounding communities. Drivers on SH 36 (First Street) in Rosenberg navigate through knee deep water in some places. Most streets in old Rosenberg have water covering them. Read more
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A severe band of strong storms is expected to hit Fort Bend County this afternoon that could cause dangerous street flooding. Read more
Fort Bend County residents should be ready for possible flash flooding throughout the night as a tropical storm has hit the Gulf Coast and is approaching the area. Read more
While legal negotiations between Fort Bend County and Fort Bend ISD remain at a standstill, the school district is showing signs that it will begin the reinterment of the remains of 95 state prisoners without help from the county. Read more
The faithful folks at St. John United Church of Christ in Rosenberg have welcomed a new part-time pastor to guide them on their spiritual journey. Read more
HOUSTON (AP) — Products promoting the cannabis extract CBD are sold all over Texas, but they don't always contain what they promise. Read more
Fulshear has been searching for that one big moment that could turn the Chargers from a team still learning its identity to a team learning to win.
The Travis volleyball team has been shaky for most of the early part of the season. But the Lady Tigers are putting it all together for some close wins to start district play. Read more
Needville senior running back Ashton Stredick has announced that he has verbally committed to play football at Princeton next year, pending he qualifies for admission to the university. Read more
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is continuing their enforcement efforts across the state focusing specifically on violations of the state’s Move Over/Slow Down law. These periodic enforcement operations by DPS Troopers are planned throughout the year at various locations in Texas…
Fort Bend County Indictments for Aug. 5, 2019 follows. The indictments are listed by name, offense and offense date.
The city of Rosenberg will once again participate in National Night Out.
Rosenberg police arrested three men suspected of breaking into a local business and stealing items.
A Fort Bend County sheriff’s deputy was injured Monday morning when he was hit by a passing vehicle. The officer was on his way to work when he stopped to assist at a vehicle crash site on U.S. 59 near the Wharton County-Fort Bend County line.
Fort Bend County Indictments for Sept. 3, 2019 follows (The indictments are listed by name, offense and offense date):
A 43-year-old Sugar Land man who pleaded guilty to raping a 12-year-old girl two years ago has been sentenced to two 20-year prison sentences.
State & National News
“Life-threatening” flooding continues in regions surrounding Houston, with parts of Conroe and Kingwood to the north, and Beaumont and Winnie to the southeast, under water. Read more
Republican U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson says the key to President Donald Trump's success in Wisconsin next year will depend on which Democrat is running against him – and just how far to the left that Democrat is. Read more
MARSHALL, Tx. - Marshall Texas is grieving the death of a high school football player. Read more
HIKO, Nev. (AP) — The stage was set Thursday for music and other space-themed entertainment as Earthlings descended on the Nevada desert for events inspired by an internet hoax known as "Storm Area 51." Read more
WASHINGTON (AP) — Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison will dine on filet of Dover sole under the stars in a Rose Garden arrayed in shades of green and gold in tribute to his country's national colors when President Donald Trump hosts his first state dinner in more than a year on Friday. Read more
MILAN (AP) — A naïve streak is running through the collections on preview during Milan Fashion Week — with a return to simpler times, yesteryear prints and patterns and unfussy silhouettes. Read more
SHANDON, Calif. (AP) — A tour bus carrying members of the road crew for country singer Josh Turner plunged off a cliff in central California, killing one person and injuring seven others, authorities said Thursday. Read more
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — The largest multinational oil consortium in South Sudan is "proactively participating in the destruction" of the country, the actor George Clooney and co-founder of The Sentry watchdog group told The Associated Press this week. Read more