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  1. Sheriff: Man left 'selfie' at site of pot farmRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Just days after discovering a multimillion dollar marijuana-growing operation in a secluded part of the area, the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office announced it is now looking for at least two people of interest in the case.

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  2. Police Looking For Man In Pot Farm 'Selfie'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Houston Press

    Benigno Ramirez of Michoacan, Mexico, might be regretting his recent selfie right now, considering it has landed him at the center of the investigation into last week's $10 million marijuana farm bust in Fort Bend County.

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  3. High-Growth Texas Communities Face High Local Debt LoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Government Executive

    ... $321,457,234 in debt service and breaks down to $2,585 per resident - and that doesn't include debt from Fort Bend County and the county school system. To launch its local debt explorer tool, the Texas Tribune featured Jarrell , a small city north ...

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  4. Sheriff: Man left 'selfie' at site of pot farmRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... on a cell phone abandoned at a marijuana farm. The Houston Chronicle reports ( http://bit.ly/1lugqir ) that Fort Bend County sheriff's deputies are searching for Benigno Ramirez of Michoacan, Mexico. Authorities say they found a phone with his ...

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  5. Appeals court reinstates part of woman's suit against Fort Bend CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Chron

    A Fort Bend County employee fired for attending a church event when her time off request had been denied could see her lawsuit go to trial.

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  6. County Commissioners approve helicopters for Sheriff's OfficeRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Fort Bend Star

    The Fort Bend County Commissioners unanimously voted to approve the donation of two helicopters, from a federal program administered through the Texas Department of Public Safety, on Tuesday afternoon in Richmond.

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  7. Union Pacific adds a second track in Fort Bend CountyRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Fort Bend Star

    Union Pacific Railroad has begun construction on a multi-million dollar project that will extend a second rail line through Sugar Land, Stafford and Missouri City, as part of an overall plan to improve train operating efficiency.

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  8. Reader CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Fort Bend Star

    ... Heights paper because I worked over there awhile back. I look forward to a similar focus on news items in Fort Bend County and in particular the emphasis on crime and related issues. We all benefit when government is reported on fairly and ...

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  9. 'Selfie' left behind at Houston-area marijuana farmRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... a man who left a selfie on a cell phone abandoned at a marijuana farm. The Houston Chronicle reports that Fort Bend County sheriff's deputies are searching for Benigno Ramirez of Michoacan, Mexico. Authorities say they found a phone with his picture ...

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  10. Sheriff: Man Left 'Selfie' At Site Of Texas Pot FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... Texas marijuana farm last week. But the abandoned farm did contain one vital piece of evidence: a selfie. Fort Bend County sheriff's deputies are now searching for Benigno Ramirez of Michoacan, Mexico, according to The Houston Chronicle. The farm ...

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  11. Father-daughter bonding: Meet the Texan dad and his girl, 13, who...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... of classes at a Texas school got an early morning surprise in the form of an alligator at the back door. Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office deputies were called out to capture the animal on Wednesday, August 13, at Beck Junior High. An employee ...

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  12. Mediation.com and Arbitration.com Welcome John W. Kelly, Jr. and His...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... Health Association of Greater Houston, the Houston Area Urban League, Fort Bend Lawyers Care, and the Fort Bend County Bar Association where he currently serves as Its President. He has been previously included among Texas Super Lawyers in the field ...

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  13. Houston man receives 25-year prison sentence for home invasionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Click2Houston

    ... invasions at The Palms at Cinco Ranch Apartments of Katy. Around 1 p.m. on Nov. 22, 2013, deputies with the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office were called to an apartment complex on F.M. 1093. A woman was lying in her bed and felt nausea associated ...

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  14. Fort Bend Brewing Company continues to growRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Fort Bend Star

    ... Co. has embodied to take their stance in the beer marvel. Fort Bend Brewery is the first craft brewery in Fort Bend County, located at 13370 South Gessner Road in Missouri City and started rolling out the kegs in 2012. The brewery is family owned by ...

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  15. Fly-a-Thon and Mini Air Show to Benefit MDARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Family Badge

    ... jet turbine-powered airplanes, a radio-controlled aerobatic helicopter and the Flying Lawn Mower. the Fort Bend County Recycle Center grounds off of Spur 529, approximately 1 miles south of the Avenue I/Spur 529 intersection in Rosenberg. ...

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  16. Houston Gangs Extend Turf To SuburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KTRH-AM Houston

    ... are migrating to the suburbs because they think they won't be recognized there. Detective Jennifer Kiser, Fort Bend County's gang expert says Houston and Harris County have the tactical experience and resources to aggressively combat the gangs, ...

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  17. Selfie leads cops to possible suspect in huge pot field caseSelfie...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Fort Bend County deputies are searching for a possible suspect who may be associated with a large marijuana grow field discovered earlier this week.

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  18. Giant pot field suspect leaves behind selfieRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... soap, food, clothes and all of their person belongings. A large field of marijuana was discovered in Fort Bend County after a tip to undercover officers. The grow field spreads across several acres off Highway 6 near the Sugar Land Regional Airport. ...

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  19. Person of interest sought in marijuana grow field bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Click2Houston

    WE SEEN HIS WORK. NOW WE'RE SEEING THE FACE OF THE MAN INVESTIGATORS BELIEVE HELPED GROW A MASSIVE MARIJUANA OPERATION IN FORT BEND COUNTY.

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  20. Selfie leads cops to possible suspect in huge pot field caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | KHOU-TV Houston

    Fort Bend County deputies are searching for a possible suspect who may be associated with a large marijuana grow field discovered Selfie leads cops to possible suspect in huge pot field case FORT BEND COUNTY - Fort Bend County deputies are searching for a possible suspect who may be associated with a large marijuana grow field discovered Check out ... (more)

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