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Shelby Kisiel to Rhythmic National Team Shelby Kisiel to Rhythmic National Team

Teen lives and trains in city where snow is high, temps are low, and future is sunny
To really appreciate the fact that 16-year-old rhythmic gymnast Shelby Kisiel was named to the 2010 USA national team …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students : October 2010 Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students : October 2010

NATIONAL LEVEL COMPETITION FOR FIRST COLONY SWIMMERS – First Colony Swim Team Senior swimmers competed at the 2010 Conoco Phillips National Championships and the 2010 Speedo Junior National Championships in California. Overall,  the team had …

Annie Rule, Accomplished Author, Artist and Actress Annie Rule, Accomplished Author, Artist and Actress

Young Student Wins Local Pbs Writing Contest
By Cindy Ziervogel
Annie Rule at 9 years old can already be entertaining in an artsy kind of way. The charming third-grader can take on an endearing role in community …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students : September 2010 Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students : September 2010

SYNCHROSTARS COMPETE IN NATIONAL SYNCHRONIZED SWIM CHAMPIONSHIPS – The First Colony SynchroStars 11-12 team competed in the Esynchro Age Group National Championships in Buffalo, N.Y. The group qualified for this competition by taking top honors …

Kyle Krueger, Doing It All Kyle Krueger, Doing It All

If you want something done, ask the busiest person in the room to do it. An old adage for a young girl, yet it best describes recent Clements High School graduate, Kyle Krueger, who is …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students : August 2010 Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students : August 2010

TEENS LEARN FROM ULTIMATE DRIVING EXPERIENCE – Teens had the opportunity to experience the “Ultimate Driving Experience” at  Gulf Greyhound Park in La Marque.  It was held in a controlled environment under the close supervision …

Travis Crissman – Aspiring Chef Travis Crissman – Aspiring Chef

What’s on the Menu?
Home grown fruits, veggies and a serving of optimism
Travis Crissman cooks, bakes and grows his own fruits and vegetables. He does the shopping for the ingredients and pays attention to prices. Even …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students : July 2010 Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students : July 2010

Locus Competes at Irish Nationals
First Colony Swim Team’s Maddie Locus competed at Irish Nationals in Dublin, Ireland, as a member of the NCSA Junior National All Star Team. Maddie qualified for the team by winning …

Winona Vo, Malenda Sacaza and Darienne Cornell, Lamar High School’s CSI Team Wins Gold at State Winona Vo, Malenda Sacaza and Darienne Cornell, Lamar High School’s CSI Team Wins Gold at State

Local Sleuths Compete at National Competition
As high school clubs go, this one slips under the radar but definitely wins the cool factor. Three Lamar Consolidated High School seniors are members of the school’s Criminal Justice …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students : June 2010 Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students : June 2010

Fort Bend Students Reach Top at 2010 Texas State Science Fair – Receiving outstanding recognition and category awards at the Science Engineering Fair of Houston, 15 Fort Bend students advanced to the 2010 ExxonMobil Texas …

Rachel Fox, FBBA Softball Superstar Makes Pitch: Credits Parents, Praises Younger Sister Rachel Fox, FBBA Softball Superstar Makes Pitch:  Credits Parents, Praises Younger Sister

Rachel Fox is a talented pitcher who has made a name for herself in the Texas softball world. Last year, she was named Gatorade Texas Softball Player of the Year. Now a senior, Rachel finishes …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students : May 2010 Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, Sports, and Students : May 2010

Burton Elementary Student Breaks National Track Record
Howard Fields, a fifth-grade student at Burton Elementary School and member of the Houston Visions Track and Field Club, set new track records at the 2010 AAU Indoor National …

Kevin Chen, Math Whiz Wins Grand Prize in Siemens Competition Kevin Chen, Math Whiz Wins Grand Prize in Siemens Competition

Kevin Chen is a 2009 team grand prize winner of the prestigious Siemens Competition in Math, Science and Technology.
The Clements junior really just considers himself a good problem solver, which is his simple answer to …