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FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Mario Antonio Gonzalez of Katy is currently in the Fort Bend County Jail charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after a drive-by shooting Friday morning in the Sugar Land area.

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KATY, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) – Trendmaker Homes has purchased 38 acres of land in Katy, Fort Bend County for a new, gated, 131-home subdivision. It will be called Haven at Seven Lakes and will be located directly off the Westpark Tollway at Katy Gaston Road. 

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RICHMOND (Covering Katy News) - A driver slammed into the side of the Chick-fil-A restaurant on Highway 99 at Bellaire Boulevard on Wednesday. According to the Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Constable's office the driver was attempting to use the drive through line and struck the building. 

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FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Former Fort Bend County Judge Robert Hebert is endorsing Chad Norvell in the Precinct 3 Constable's race in the Republican primary. Norvell is a Major with the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office. 

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KATY - The Spring Katy Home and Garden Show is Jan. 25-26 at the Merrell Center, 6301 South Stadium Lane, Katy. There will be hundreds of home design, renovation and trend-setting experts on hand to help turn your home improvement ideas into reality.

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RICHMOND, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The Fort Bend County Commissioner's court approved the installation of three mid-block crossings in the Talavera subdivision which is located south of the Westpark Tollway near the intersection of FM 723 and Bellaire Blvd. The green light was…

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SUGAR LAND (Covering Katy News) - Republican Pierce Bush is running for Texas Congressional District 22. It’s a seat that is being vacated by Republican Pete Olson and a seat that the Democratic Party believes it can capture due to the changing demographics in Fort Bend County.

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FRESNO (Covering Katy News) - The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide at the intersection of Nail Road and Evergreen Road in the Fresno area of Fort Bend County.

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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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MISSOURI CITY (Covering Katy News) - Hope For Three Autism Advocates, in partnership with the Missouri City Police Department, recently held its newest training program, Police Traffic Stops and Positive Driver Outcomes. Several teens and young adults attended the training to receive additio…

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RICHMOND, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - A person of interest in a Houston murder case is in custody following an overnight standoff in unincorporated Richmond, Fort Bend County. The incident played out over several hours at a home on Summer Farm Trail in a neighborhood off Harlem R…

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RICHMOND (Covering Katy News) - Dennis Patrick Gibson, 82, of Katy will likely spend the rest of his life in prison after being sentenced for shooting his cheating wife and her boyfriend in November 2015. The boyfriend died and the wife survived. The incident happened on Tokatee Court in Kat…

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KATY, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The the soon to be opening VillaSport Athletic Club and Health Spa is hosting a job fair on Saturday, January 11 from 9 a.m.–12 p.m. to fill more than 250 full-time and part-time positions.

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ROSENBERG (Covering Katy News) - American Pets Alive!, a nonprofit rescue organization, has recognized Fort Bend County Animal Services for saving the lives of cats. The local shelter is one of ten that have been recognized for work that was performed in 2019.

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FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Islamic religious leader Mohamed Omar Ali, 59, is charged with three counts of indecency with a child and one count of sexual assault of a child. Ali is a native of Somalia who lives in the Houston area of Fort Bend County. Investigators say he used th…

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WEST HARRIS/NORTH FORT BEND COUNTIES (Covering Katy News) - The Community Volunteer Fire Department Tactical EMS team has been providing Stop the Bleed training at no cost to local teachers for several months. Now, the Fire Department and Harris Fort Bend Emergency Services District 100 has …

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WEST HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Deputy Chief Ken Rammrath of the Community Volunteer Fire Department retired at the end of 2019. He was one of the first paid members of the fire department's staff.

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STAFFORD (Covering Katy News) - Fort Bend County Judge KP George will be hosting a veteran's resource fair called Vet Connect Day. It is designed to better coordinate needed resources and services to Fort Bend County area veterans and their families with the hope of assisting with unmet needs.

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STAFFORD, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Jeffrey Yurcak, 34, faces a driving while intoxicated charge after a fatal auto-pedestrian accident Monday night. The crash happened on Dec. 30, 2019 at about 9:45 p.m along FM 1092 at Dove Country Drive near Stafford.

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FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Early voting in the House District 28 special election will be held Jan. 21 - 24. Voters will pick the successor to Republican John Zerwas who represented the northwest Fort Bend County district until last fall when he resigned to take a position with …

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WASHINGTON (Covering Katy News) -  Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) is urging the Venezuelan government to release the Citgo 6 who are six Americans, called to Venezuela for a business meeting and arrested in 2017. Many of them are from the Houston area, and have been imprisoned and detained without n…

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WASHINGTON (Covering Katy News) - Katy area homeowners who were flooded by overflow from the Barker and Addicks reservoirs following Hurricane Harvey are entitled to compensation. Judge Charles F. Lettow of the Federal Court of Claims issued an official ruling Tuesday in favor of homeowners …

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SIMONTON (Covering Katy News) - The Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office has concluded a search for a body that started Tuesday night and continued on Wednesday morning in Simonton. No body was located.

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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.

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FULSHEAR (Covering Katy News) - A temporary connector road from the north end of the Lamar Consolidated Independent School District complex to Charger Way opened Monday. Construction of the road took just one month.

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - Fort Bend County Commissioner's Court has approved the design and installation of three traffic signals in the Katy area. The signals will be installed at Westheimer Parkway at Roesner Road, Cinco Ranch Blvd at Enchanted Meadow Lane, and a temporary signal will be…

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KATY, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The Rotary Club of Katy recently presented a $3000 check to Fort Bend Charities which is a nonprofit organization operated by Fort Bend County Commissioner Andy Meyers.

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FULSHEAR (Covering Katy News) - Parents, students and staff will have another option when leaving the Lamar Consolidated Independent School District complex in Fulshear this afternoon. 

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RICHMOND, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Firefighters from the Community Volunteer Fire Department saved a man from a submerged truck near the intersection of South Peek Road and FM 1093 Friday afternoon.

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FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - A house in the 2500 block of Old South Drive in unincorporated Richmond was raided today, Friday Dec. 13, 2019. Investigators say 240 pounds of marijuana, approximately 74 grams of THC oil, approximately 20 grams of cocaine, and more than $400,000 in U…

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KATY, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - BurgerIM, a fast-growing burger chain has opened its second Katy area location at the intersection of Westheimer Parkway and Roesner Road.

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KATY/SPRING (Covering Katy) – Fire and emergency medical service response in virtually all of Katy’s unincorporated areas just took a big step forward with the Willowfork Fire Department joining the same 911 dispatch service used by several other fire and EMS services in the Katy area.

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Washington (Covering Katy News) — Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) acted to assist first responders with high water rescues during high flood events in the Gulf Coast region of Texas by introducing the Lifting Up Our First Responders Act. It is a bill that, if passed, would allow the military to prior…

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ROSENBERG (Covering Katy News) - Lamar Consolidated Independent School District Chief of Staff Mike Rockwood is one of the two recipients of the 2020 Johnny L. Veselka Scholarship, which is awarded each year to outstanding doctoral students pursuing careers in educational leadership, especia…