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KATY (Covering Katy News) – Katy Independent School District Board of Trustees Vice President Bill Lacy was recently elected to The Texas Association of School Boards for a three-year term position on the TASB Board of Directors, representing TASB Region 4, Position E.

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - Murder investigators have released the photo of a car seen near the 6900 block of Glen Rosa Drive shortly after a man was murdered there early Wednesday morning. They've also released a description of the two suspects. 

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KATY (Covering Katy News)  - The Katy Area Economic Development Council has two new managers. Angie Thomason will serve as manager of membership, business retention and special projects while Debbie Morris will handle administrative duties and provide project-related assistance.

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KATY/HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Daddy Duncan's BBQ was strictly focused on catering and operating a food truck, but now the company plans to open a stand-alone restaurant. The location will be near Katy Hockley Cut-Off Road and Clay Road and an early 2020 opening is expected. 

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KATY/FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) – The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the homeowner that was shot and killed during a midnight home invasion on Glenrosa Drive Oct. 16. The victim was 29-year-old Brenton Estorffe, who was married with two young children.

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - Katy resident Gregory Hein is one of the founders of a new video game that recently launched. Hein and his colleagues have partnered with the National Science Foundation to develop a video game that will teach players real-life skills often overlooked in tradition…

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FULSHEAR (Covering Katy News) - There will soon be a Toasted Yolk restaurant at the northeast corner of FM 359 and FM 1093 in Fulshear. Toasted Yolk is specializes in breakfast and lunch.

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KATY/FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - A homeowner is dead and the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office is looking for at least two people who murdered him overnight in Katy, Fort Bend County. The killing was part of a midnight home invasion that happened on Glenrosa Drive at Cansfield Wa…

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KATY/HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Mia's Table is opening today (Wednesday) at 11 a.m. in Katy at the corner of Highway 99 and Kingsland Boulevard behind the now closed Mason Jar Restaurant. . 

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - People who ride METRO from from Katy's park and ride locations may someday be provided with WiFi access on their buses.  A WiFi test project is underway on a small number of METRO bus and rail lines.

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FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Fort Bend) - Nearly $50 million in federal grants is coming to Fort Bend County to help pay for erosion repair projects from Hurricane Harvey and the Tax Day floods. Channels in Katy, Sugar Land and Missouri City areas will be repaired with the funding. 

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KATY/HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - A 64-year-old Katy area man has been arrested after deputies from Harris County Precinct 5 say he admitted to placing several hidden cameras inside a home in the Bear Creek neighborhood. 

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KATY (Covering Katy News) — Roller coasters can be fun. Sometimes, they can be hectic. Life with a child with autism can be a bit like a roller coaster ride, filled with ups and downs. To help family members understand more about life with a child on the autism spectrum, The Arc of Katy is h…

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FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Fort Bend News) – A pickup truck crossed the center line on McCrary Road Monday afternoon and struck a Lamar Consolidated Independent School District bus.

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - Six executives working for Citgo, including five American citizens, have been held captive by the Venezuelan government for nearly two years, and their Houston families held a rally Sunday to bring attention to their plight.

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KATY, TX (Covering Katy News) – A sprawling estate home in the Katy community of Cane Island has been named winner of a Greater Houston Builders Association PRISM award in the category of Best Custom Home Design for homes priced from $1-1.5 million.

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FULSHEAR (Covering Fort Bend News) - The West Enders Car Club will be presenting its Fourth Annual Car Show, benefiting the Fulshear Police Foundation on October 19, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Car entry fee is $30 for pre-registration or $35 at the gate. There is no charge for spectators.

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CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - The weather could not have been nicer on Saturday when Covering Katy News visited the 2019 Rice Festival in downtown Katy. A carnival, kids zone, dozens of vendors, beer, wine, food, live music and displays of award winning art are all part of the annual event.

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - While the City of Katy prepared for its annual Rice Festival this weekend, the cold north wind brought the first fall weather to Katy.  As the wind chilled the fans, the Faith West Academy (Katy) 6-man football team smelled victory in the air, and threw their own …

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KATY/FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Kolache Factory, a unique national chain based in Katy is being recognized as a leading franchise in the Franchise Times. The list ranks the top 500 franchise-based businesses on systemwide sales. Kolache Factory is listed as number 445 on the new…

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Like many people, you may spend decades putting money into your IRA and your 401(k) or similar employer-sponsored retirement plan. But eventually you will want to take this money out – if you must start withdrawing some of it. How can you make the best use of these funds?

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CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - Katy’s own Hayden Baker will be headlining the 2019 Katy Rice Festival Saturday night Oct. 12, 2019. Hayden grew up in Katy and was a member of the 2015 State and National Championship football team at Katy High. He then played college baseball at Angelina…

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KATY/FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The Falcon Ranch area Walmart Neighborhood Market has added a library with free books in an effort to promote youth reading. The store is located at 24919 Westheimer Parkway at Falcon Landing Boulevard. It's very close to Rylander Elementary School.

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KATY/HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - If you have business with Congressman Michael McCaul, R-TX, you'll find his office in a new location. He recently relocated to an office condominium at 1526 Katy Gap Road, Suite 803, Katy, TX 77494.

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CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - First responders arrive to help the public, but there is a little known group that arrives on the scene to help the first responders. They are the Harris County Emergency Services District 48 Fire Department Rehab Team. The Rehab Team typically responds to…

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KATY/FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - In conjunction with National Fire Safety Week, the Willowfork Fire Department will hold an open houses at all three of its fire stations on Saturday, October 12th from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.Willowfork Station 1 is located at 24655 Westheimer Parkway. Wi…

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - The Harris County Precinct 5 Constable's Office which patrols the unincorporated areas of Katy/Harris County is practicing for the next big flood.

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CINCO RANCH (Covering Katy News) - There will soon be a new high-end location for people to get their hair colored. Madison Reed Color Bar will open Oct. 24 at LaCenterra, 23501 Cinco Ranch Blvd. 

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KATY/HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Sanitas Medical Center and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas will open 10 new medical centers in Houston and Dallas over the next several months. The first of the 10 location to officially open is located at 2610 North Mason Road in Katy/Harris Cou…

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KATY/FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) – The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help finding the shooter in a September road rage incident along South Mason Road in Katy.

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CINCO RANCH (Covering Katy News) - The Walk to End Alzheimer’s held in Cinco Ranch was a big success according to organizers. There were more than 1,000 participants and it raised nearly $169,000 on September 28, 2019 at LaCenterra.

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KATY/HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Kelsey-Seybold Clinic broke ground on a new, state-of-the-art, standalone medical clinic in the West Grand Parkway area that will replace Cinco Ranch Clinic upon completion in the summer of 2020. The new clinic will be located at Grand Morton Town Ce…

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The fun starts Thursday night at Battlehops Brewing in the City of Katy, and continues with the Rice Festival in downtown Katy and a special event at the Houston Zoo that will be fun for children. There are even three fire houses that will have open houses on Saturday, and music on the patio…

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - A tractor-trailer-truck and a fire engine were each struck by vehicles driven by suspected drunk drivers early Wednesday morning along the Katy Freeway westbound near Eldridge Parkway.