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KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Katy Area Districts Council, a committee of the Katy Area Economic Development Council, is hosting a special event for all residents and business owners that will look at the cost of water in the Katy area. The event is titled "Why Is My Water Bill So High?"
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) – High school and youth coaches from across the United States were recently recognized by the Positive Coaching Alliance for teaching life lessons through sports, while also instructing players how to master and honor their sport. One of those honored was Ka…
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—The Katy City Council Monday approved a special use permit to enable construction of a 150-foot wireless communication facility at 5364 Franz Rd.
KATY – One of the state’s biggest one-day collections of muscle cars is back as the 6th annual West Houston Musclepalooza Car Show Festival comes to Typhoon Texas on Saturday, March 7 from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - A pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle in the City of Katy has died after being airlifted to the hospital for medical attention. The victim has been identified by Police Chief Noe Diaz as Boris Rabinovich who was 90 years old.
GULF OF OMAN (Covering Katy News) - A member of the Katy High School class of 2008 is now serving aboard a guided-missile cruiser in the Gulf of Oman.
KATY (Covering Katy News) — Katy Christian Ministries, and Katy Wolf Pack Special Olympics team leaders Don Wolf and Sandi Dancel have been selected as Katy Area Hometown Heroes to be recognized by The Arc of Katy at its April 3rd annual gala at the Omni Houston Hotel at Westside.
KATY, HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Cende Holmes was knocked out of her Katy home for exactly 866 days following Hurricane Harvey. Only recently was she able to return home with the help of the nonprofit organization Katy Responds.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—The Katy City Council Monday honored longtime Keep Katy Beautiful volunteer leaders Kay Callender and Sandy Schmidt for their years of service to that board.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Lone Star Symphonic Band celebrates the Lone Star State with its performance of God Bless Texas on March 1, May 3, and June 28, 2020.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - SCREENAGERS: Growing Up in the Digital Age will play at Aristoi Classical Academy on Feb. 18, 2020. SCREENAGERS sheds light on how all the iPads, iPods, cell phones, apps, games, and social media, are linked to mental and emotional issues in our children.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - In celebration of Safer Internet Day, the Monty Ballard YMCA at Cinco Ranch and the Mark A. Chapman YMCA at Main Street will host five Google Be Internet Awesome workshops in Katy on February 11 and February 12 to teach parents how to instill healthy and responsib…
HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - David Temple, convicted of the 1999 murder of his pregnant wife in Katy, will not be granted a third trial. That ruling was announced on Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2020.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Katy High School Tigers girls basketball team beat Seven Lakes in overtime on Friday, Jan. 31, 2020. The final score was Katy 43, Seven Lakes 39.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Arc of Katy, earlier this week, announced its 2020 honorees for the Ann Davis Founder’s Award and volunteers of the year. The honorees will be recognized April 3 at The Arc of Katy’s 2020 Gala Celebrating Hometown Heroes at the Omni Houston Westside.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – While the summer waterpark season is still a few months away, Typhoon Texas is looking to fill 1,000 seasonal jobs as the west Houston waterpark prepares to open for its fifth season.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - For the past 37 years, Patty Henson has become known as the mastermind behind Katy High School pep rallies and halftime shows. Now an additional accolade has been awarded to the director of the Katy Bengal Brigade and Cheerleaders from the Texas Dance Educators As…
GULF OF ADEN (Covering Katy News) - Gas Turbine Systems Technician (Mechanical) 1st Class Juan Rodriguez, of Katy is serving aboard the USS Normandy (CG 60).
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) — The Katy City Council Monday approved the purchase of 20 electronic license plate readers intended to help the Katy Police Department share information with neighboring cities and counties.
CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) — Katy’s Cane Island will host an inaugural BBQ Cookoff and Concert on Saturday, February 8 from noon - 5 p.m.
KATY (Covering Katy News)—The City of Katy will receive approximately $120 million in METRO funds over the next 20 years for street expansions and improvements, city administrator Byron Hebert said at a State of the City luncheon Thursday.
This story was updated Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020 at 5:22 p.m. with additional photos, comments from the police chief and the location where the getaway car was found.
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.