Hometown Heroes: Mary Favre

By Joan Frances – There are residents in Fort Bend County who have magnetic qualities that draw people to them. They are modest, positive and generous with their time, committed and engaged in contributing to the community. Our Hometown Hero fit this description and much more: meet Mary Favre. Favre...

Hometown Heroes: Guadalupe Hernandez

By Joan Frances – Not everyone is born to serve their country; it is a calling. There is a strength, unwavering and committed, to every military veteran maintaining the essential respect and compassion for their fellow man. Guadalupe Hernandez has lived a military life filled with tragedy and triumphs....

Hometown Heroes: Christine Mitchell

By Joan Frances – When Christine Mitchell talks about volunteering, she refers to her works as, we, and us and family, as they have been a part of her life. She has been a public servant throughout her career and continues to bring joy and contentment to the senior residents of Fort Bend...

Hometown Heroes: Xavier Herrera

By Joan Frances – Some people may say that 50+ hours a week of work and volunteering for the community is extreme. But not for Xavier Herrera. His commitment is vene-rable, Herrera said, “Public service was instilled in me at an early age. I was raised that we all had an obligation not only to our...

Hometown Heroes: Diane Moline

By Joan Frances – Volunteers who work tirelessly and modestly donating their time to help families and the less fortunate in the area are vitally important to the welfare of Fort Bend County. One volunteer who has always been community minded and lives a Christ-centered life of service that brings...

Hometown Heroes: Audrey Adams

By Joan Frances – Founded on June 14th, 1775, the United States Armed Forces are committed to protecting America’s freedom at home and abroad. For many years, the military was taken for granted, returning veterans were ignored and not adequately compensated for the grueling memories of war. One...

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