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KATY (Covering Katy News) – Katy Independent School District Associate Principal, Valerie Murawka, was recently nominated for the Simon Youth Foundation Administrator of the Year award. Murawka, Associate Principal at Raines High School, believes that every student success story and graduati…

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KATY, HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) – Firefighters from the Harris County Emergency Services District 48 Fire Department saved a house from catching fire after a car in the driveway burst into flames. It happened Wednesday afternoon at about 4:30.

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KATY, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Video has been released that shows how a suspected drunk driver of a large SUV, pulling a long trailer, ended up stuck in the front yard of a Grand Lakes home in Katy, Fort Bend County. (See video below and more pictures above.)

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KATY, HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The Still Smokin Smoke Shop at 21938 Provincial Boulevard was the target of a sting operation on Tuesday, November 19, 2019. The sting was conducted because the school district's police force believed that the shop was selling tobacco and THC produc…

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SUGAR LAND (Covering Katy News) - The CVS store at 1410 Crabb River Road was robbed at gunpoint on Nov. 4 and Sugar Land Police want to know who is responsible. Photos of the gunman are being released to the public. 

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FULSHEAR (Covering Katy News) - Fulshear's Huggins Drive will be extended to FM 359 now that the City of Fulshear has obtained a right of way and land near Primrose Park. The land purchase, approved by city council, will eventually allow for the creation of another east-west corridor between…

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - A 43-year-old Houston man has been ordered to federal prison for 15 years following his conviction of possession with intent to distribute meth, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick. Mack Biggers pleaded guilty Sept. 6. 

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NORTHWEST HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Investigators have arrested and charged a 45-year-old man for placing a homemade bomb on an ATM machine in an attempt to blow it open and steal the cash. Thomas Moschella, 45, was arrested Tuesday at his residence in the 16800 block of Brooktond…

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NORTHWEST HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) – A local burglar seems to have inside knowledge of the layout and contents of a home he targeted, but he was clearly unaware that a camera was inside the walk-in closet. When the burglar discovered he was being recorded, he tried unsuccessfully t…

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CYPRESS (Covering Katy News) - Constable Ted Heap is asking for your help finding and identifying two car burglars who recently struck a series of homes in Cypress Creek Lakes which is a neighborhood between North Fry Road and Greenhouse Road, off Tuckerton Road.

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ARCOLA (Covering Katy News) - Arcola Police Officer Hector Aaron Ruiz was arrested for the offenses of sexual assault and official oppression. The charges stem from a complaint made by a woman who alleged that Ruiz stopped her vehicle earlier this month before coercing her to engage in a sex…

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KATY, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Constable Wayne Thompson has filed for re-election. The announcement was made on Facebook Wednesday night.

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WASHINGTON (Covering Katy News) - Katy residents Courtney and Kelly Litvak joined Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX) and Ivanka Trump, Advisor to the President, to discuss the prevalence of human trafficking in our communities and how to improve the way our country combats this heinous crime …

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RICHMOND (Covering Fort Bend News) – A driver who stuck and killed a woman in a Sienna Plantation school zone will not be tried because a Fort Bend County Grand Jury declined to indict her. Lisa Smith, 37, was killed as she was walking with her 6-year-old son. He was transported to a hospita…

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HOUSTON - Three people, including two former officers, are now in custody in relation to the fatal no-knock raid that occurred in January 2019 on Harding Street in Houston. The indictments were announced by U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick along with Assistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband of …

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CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) -  Aimbridge Hospitality has opened the boutique style Aloft Katy hotel at 25330 Kingsland Boulevard in Katy. The hotel is just a short distance from Katy’s boardwalk which is currently under construction.

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner declared Tuesday “Qatar Day in Houston” to acknowledge the State of Qatar for its generous support of the city’s long-term recovery efforts following Hurricane Harvey in 2017. The $30 million Qatar Harvey Fund supports long-term r…

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UPDATED AT 4:45 p.m. Tuesday with suspect's name and the name of the hospital where she works. KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Constable's Office has tracked down and arrested a woman who is accused of forging prescriptions from a stolen prescription pad.

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AUSTIN (Covering Katy News) - Katy's Aristoi Classical Academy won its first state championship in varsity flag football over the weekend. Saturday’s championship game was played in Austin against IDEA Public Charter from Mission, TX. The Griffins ended the season undefeated.

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CINCO RANCH (Covering Katy News) - There is still time to sign up for the 17th annual Katy Area YMCA Turkey Dash on Thanksgiving Day at the Monty Ballard YMCA at the corner of Westheimer Parkway and Peek Road in Cinco Ranch. 

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CINCO RANCH (Covering Katy News) - The Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office has released a photo of the gunman who held-up the Timewise convenience store at the corner of Spring Green Boulevard and Falcon Landing Boulevard. The armed robbery took place at about 8 p.m. Sunday, November 17, 2019.

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KATY, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - A $25,000 reward is helping in the effort to solve last month's murder on Glenrosa Drive at Cansfield Way in unincorporated Katy, according to Major Chad Norvell of the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office.

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CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - Lack of a Quorum has caused the Katy City Council to postponed its special meeting originally scheduled for Nov. 18.

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KATY (Covering Katy News) Brain Balance Achievement Centers in Katy, Southlake, Mansfield, Texas have all earned the designation of Board-Certified Cognitive Center, granted by the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards.

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - Authors Among Us was the theme of the Katy Area Retired Educators Nov. 13 meeting. Members highlighted the writing of Shirley Duke and Brenda Ritter. 

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KATY (Covering Katy News)  – When everyone returns from Winter Break in January 2020, Cinco Ranch Junior High students and parents will see a familiar and new face as part of their campus family. Katy Independent School District Superintendent Dr. Ken Gregorski appointed Mona Salinas, as the…

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ROSHARON, Texas (Covering Katy News) - Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office homicide investigators are hoping the public can help solve a murder that happened on Saturday, Nov. 2 at about 12:30 a.m. in the 6900 block of Spring Vale Drive in the Rosharon area.

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KATY, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office found Denny Rogers, 79, late Monday morning after he had been missing since about midnight the night before. 

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KATY, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Commissioner Andy Meyers is announcing that the construction of direct connections from the Westpark Tollway to the Grand Parkway northbound have been accelerated by several years. When completed, the ramps will make i…

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - A teenage Harris County Jail guard is facing five felony drug charges.Jason Flores, 19, is charged with five felonies that include manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance, possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, and possession of a proh…

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HOUSTON – Julia Ann Poff of Brookshire is headed to prison for 10 years after pleading guilty to transportation of explosives with the intent to kill, injure and intimidate a person. Poff, 48 pleaded guilty July 1, 2019 and was sentenced today in Federal Court according to U.S. Attorney Ryan…

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HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - A woman who victim lost her wallet in July later learned that someone had opened a bank account and started writing checks in her name. It appears other accounts were opened in her name as well and now Harris County Precinct 5 Constable Ted Heap hopes the…