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KATY (Covering Katy News) – For the second consecutive year, Katy’s Cane Island has recorded a double-digit increase in new home sales while setting a new mark for sales in a single year.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - Four gas pump credit car skimming suspects were arrested by Katy Police on Friday. The arrests are in addition to one arrest that was made earlier this week after a skimming device was found on a pump at the Shell station on Avenue D at Franz Road.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - Katy Christian Ministries is set to host its first Super Bowl Faith and Family Watch Party on February 2, 2020. The event will take place at the Waters Church, 2710 N Mason Rd., Katy, TX 77449.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Kirk Rightmire, 56, a man who was well known for his work with the Katy Business Association, Faith West Academy, the Westside Christian Chamber of Commerce and other local organizations, will be remembered at a memorial service Friday, Jan. 17, 2020. The service…
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - Katy City Council Member-at-Large Chris Harris, Ward A Council Member Janet Corte, and Ward B Council Member Durran Dowdle are all up for re-election this spring. Harris and Corte were both elected to their first terms in office in 2018. Both said Monday t…
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—Plans to build a 180-foot cellular telephone tower between two Katy schools are going back to the drawing board after Katy City Council members expressed their concerns Monday night.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Katy based U.S. Silica Holdings has promoted Brad Casper to the role of President as part of the Company's long-term succession planning, with Bryan Shinn continuing as U.S. Silica's Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Board of Directors.
KATY (Covering Katy) - Do you know a local Hometown Hero who goes above and beyond to make the Katy area a special place? The Arc of Katy is seeking nominations to honor two Hometown Heroes. Jan. 16, 2019 is the deadline for nominations.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) – Domino’s Pizza is building a new supply chain center on Igloo Road in Katy and it will mean about 85 new jobs when it opens in the fourth quarter of this year. The facility will crank out about 20,000 dough balls per day that will be used by 300 Domino’s l…
KATY (Covering Katy News) – Members of the Katy National Little League made a massive donation of toys to the Texas Children's Hospital West Campus. The donation of toys filled a 14-foot box-truck, a 12 foot trailer and a sport utility vehicle. The toys were delivered Friday night.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) – The Katy Fire Department is reporting another very successful holiday season Santa Tour where food and toys were donated by residents of the City of Katy.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) – When you use Franz Road to enter the Cane Island subdivision the road quickly narrows from four lanes to two lanes after passing Magnolia Cemetery. That will change, and the roadway will be expanded to four lanes now that the Katy City Council has approved…
KATY (Covering Katy News)—The area’s population growth, and how to manage it, were among the key topics discussed at a State of the Region event sponsored Tuesday by the Fulshear-Katy Area Chamber of Commerce.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - In the City of Katy and at more than 1,600 other locations across the world, wreath-laying ceremonies were held in honor of American veterans on Saturday. It's a Dec. 14 tradition known as National Wreaths Across America Day.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - How Katy manages its growth remains an ongoing question for Katy city leaders. Adding green space is one way of doing it.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—The Katy City Council Monday denied an application to create the 25K Morton Park and Silver Park Estates Planned Development District due to residential/commercial use mix concerns.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – Hundreds of people turned out for the Candy Cane Market with the Real Craftwives of Katy at Cane Island on Saturday. It was a place for kids to have fun and parents to purchase arts and crafts and other local products.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - Kids who went to the Katy Old-Fashioned Christmas Festival enjoyed 50,000 pounds of snow and pictures with Santa. There was also sunshine and temperatures in the 70s with 180 vendors in remodeled downtown historic Katy.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – The Lions Club of Katy teamed up with numerous businesses and first responders to make a huge toy delivery to Texas Children’s Hospital’s west campus on Thursday.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—Santa Claus returned to Katy Thursday night as the guest of honor at the city’s 47th annual Christmas tree lighting event at City Hall.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Beer, pies in the face, and basic information were all part of the Giving Tuesday Katy event held Tuesday night at the No Label Brewery on First Street in Katy.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Food Network star Ree Drummond, also known as the Pioneer Woman, will be at the Katy Mills Mall Books-A-Million store on Wednesday for a book signing and meet-and-greet but the event has sold out. All 600 tickets are gone according to store general manager Sara Planz.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - The City of Katy Water Department will be flushing hydrants beginning Wednesday, December 4. The hydrant flushing will take place between 7:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. The flushing may cause low water pressure as well as some discoloration of water, but this doe…
KATY (Covering Katy News) – The Candy Cane Market with the Real Craftwives of Katy returns to Cane Island Saturday, December 7 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. when more than 60 local vendors will sell handcrafted jewelry, custom clothing and accessories, fun items for the home and other unique finds.…
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - The hard work of many Katy Independent School District teachers will now be etched into Katy ISD’s historical legacy, as well as on commemorative bricks found at Katy Heritage Park.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) – An illuminated Christmas tree is once again beaming on top of the American Rice Growers rice drier on First Street. It was turned on as a large crowd gathered to count down the light switch being turned on shortly after dusk Saturday night.
HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) – Katy Prairie Conservancy was one of nine organizations to receive a grant through the ConocoPhillips SPIRIT of Conservation Program, a partnership between the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, ConocoPhillips, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. This pr…
KATY (Covering Katy News) – Katy High School’s Tiger Prairie won the 2019 Science Teachers Association of Texas Innovation Award. The award will allow the Tiger Prairie to be one of four projects featured at the Conference for the Advancement of Science Teaching presented by STAT.
HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - Katy Prairie Conservancy’s “Putting Down Roots” event brought together 150 volunteers for this annual planting event at Indiangrass Preserve on the Katy Prairie, west of Houston. On a cool and sunny Saturday morning, people of all ages and backgrounds worked to…
HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - The 2019 35th Mayor’s Proud Partners Awards put the spotlight on 19 exceptional projects and programs, supported by businesses, individuals, youth and community groups that have made a positive, lasting impact while giving back to the local environment. The aw…
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—Katy City Council members Thursday received a briefing about the recycling processes used by the city’s recycling vendor, as well as information about what could and could not be recycled.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - A year after raising $90,000 for The Ballard House of Katy, the Festival of Trees returns to Cane Island November 29 - 30. The event allows families to purchase custom-designed Christmas trees and wreaths, browse a massive holiday gift market, enjoy live entertain…
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - Rumors of threatening statements allegedly made by Katy High School students have been investigated and principal Rick Hull says his school is safe.
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.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - The owners of MKT Distillery are located in the retired American Rice Growers dryer and they plan to once again light a large Christmas tree on top of their facility at dusk on November 30. It will be their second annual Christmas tree lighting, but it's n…
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—The Katy City Planning and Zoning Commission Tuesday voted to recommend city council approval of the 25K Morton Park and Silver Oaks Estate planned development district. The council is expected to consider approval at its December 9 meeting.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Republican Katy businesswoman Angelica Garcia may be new to politics but she's already received the endorsement of Republican Gov. Greg Abbott in her primary race for Texas House District 132, which represents portions of the Katy and Cypress areas.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Members of the Katy Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9182 participated in numerous Veterans Day events recently. The honor guard participated in nine events.
KATY (Covering Katy New) - The Fellowship has announced staff changes at both of its campuses.Vanessa Cordes is being elevated from part time to full time full time as the Director of Fellowship Kids Ministry.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – Former State Representative Mike Schofield has officially filed to run for Texas House District 132, the district he represented from 2015 to 2019.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - Aristoi Classical Academy, located in the City of Katy, is hosting its thirteenth Veterans Day Celebration program at the Griffin Center, 5610 Morton Road, Katy, Texas 77493. The program includes: recognizing veterans, the presentation of colors, and music…
KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Taylor PlayMakers next performance is in December where they will perform Tracy Lett’s Pulitzer Prize winning and Tony Award-winning play August: Osage County.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Katy ISD Welch Outdoor Learning Center is in for a big renovation. The 34-acre site has enriched student's academic and physical education curriculums in a unique open-air environment for 40 years and district leaders say it's time for improvements.