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FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - There are now a total of three presumptive positive cases of COVID-19 in Fort Bend County. One case was reported earlier this week and two additional COVID-19 test results were reported by Fort Bend County on Friday.
SUGAR LAND (Covering Fort Bend News) – Bites in Fort Bend, a tasting event featuring more than 30 local eateries will be held at Constellation Field in Sugar Land on Sunday, March 22, 4 p.m.- 7p.m. The evening will feature community restaurants showcasing samples of their signature appetizer…
KATY, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information concerning a felony theft at the Academy Sports + Outdoors store on FM 1093 at Spring Green Boulevard in the Katy area of Fort Bend County. The crime happened Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020, aro…
WASHINGTON (Covering Katy News) - Local Congressman Pete Olson voted today for $8.3 billion in emergency funding to provide critical funds to mitigate the spread of coronavirus and support efforts to find a vaccine and cure.
FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - A 70-year-old man in Fort Bend County is hospitalized with a possible case of COVID 19, also known as Coronavirus.
FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The Republican primary consisted of numerous hotly contested races. The District 22 Congressional race will require a run-off election between Sheriff Troy Nehls and Kathleen Wall. The run-off will be held May 26.
FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Sri Preston Kulkarni won the Democratic Party nomination for Congressional District 22. Sam Hayes won his Pct. 1 Constable's race. Patrick Quincy won the Pct. 3 Constable's race, and there will be a run-off election May 26 to determine the winner of th…
KATY (Covering Katy News) - High medical deductibles that healthy people never meet, a complicated health care system where patients get surprised by medical bills months after service was provided, and an impersonal system where doctors frequently feel rushed has given birth to a new system…
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?"
SUGAR LAND (Covering Katy News) - MyComputerCareer, a technical IT training school, has opened its eighth campus in Sugar Land and it's being managed by Katy resident Richard Barroso.
KATY, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Constables Office made a major seizure of abused animals on Friday, Feb. 28, 2020. The seizure happened in the Falcon Point subdivision.
CINCO RANCH (Covering Katy News) - After three straight sellouts, Katy Sip N Stroll returns for the 18th edition of the bi-annual event scheduled for April 25 at the Villagio Town Center on Westheimer Parkway at Peek Road. The event starts at 6 p.m. and ends at 9 p.m.
FORT BEND (Covering Fort Bend News) – Fort Bend ISD will host its seventh annual All Star Talent Draft job fair on April 4, 2020 at Constellation Field (1 Stadium Drive, Sugar Land, 77479).
HARRIS/FORT BEND COUNTIES (Covering Katy News) - The son of a local firefighter is recovering from leukemia following a huge outpouring of support from the community. The firefighter works for the Community Volunteer Fire Department, which protects a portion of the Katy area along the Westpa…
KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Constable's Office is putting a motorcycle patrol officer on the road to more quickly respond to traffic accidents and improve safety. It is the first Fort Bend County Constable's Office to have a motorcycle patrol.
CARROLLTON (Covering Katy News) - Cinco Ranch Junior High School student Camille Torrence won second place in the 2020 Texas Elks State Association Hoop Shoot Free Throw Contest held in Carrollton on Feb. 22, 2020.Torrence, a student at Cinco Ranch, competed in the 12-13 year old girls divis…
ROSENBERG (Covering Fort Bend) - The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office arrested two tractor theft suspects at a Shell gas station on FM 2218 and Highway 59, in the Rosenberg area of Fort Bend County. They were arrested on February 24, 2020.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Fulshear - Katy Area Chamber of Commerce will host its Salute to Business 2020 and Governor Greg Abbott will be the Keynote Speaker on Friday, April 24 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
FULSHEAR (Covering Katy News) - Julian White, 24, of Katy is charged with with burglary of a habitation. The burglary happened in Fulshear's Cross Creek Ranch neighborhood on Monday, Feb. 17, 2020.
FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Each summer ACHIEVE Fort Bend County provides 8,000 free books to students who need additional support with reading skills. Eight hundred students will be given 10 free books. The program seeks to maintain and support growth in reading during the summe…
STAFFORD (Covering Katy News) - Fort Bend County Judge KP George will be hosting a veterans resource fair called Vet Connect Day to better coordinate needed resources and services to area veterans and their families.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Tompkins High School freshman forward Loghan Johnson led the way with 21 points as the Falcons defeated Fort Bend Travis, 57-40, in the Class 6A bi-district playoffs at the Merrell Center on Tuesday night.
KATY (Covering Katy News) – Mayde Creek Elementary School first grade teacher, Mrs. Kathryn Mills, was brought to tears when she learned that she was a finalist for the 2020 H-E-B Excellence in Education Award. She received the news in her classroom on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020.
FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Fort Bend County Judge KP George and Commissioners’ Court have appointed Dr. Jacquelyn Johnson Minter to serve as Director of the county's Health & Human Services Department.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - On the first day of early voting Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Commissioner Andy Meyers is announcing that seventeen Fort Bend County Republican Precinct Chairpersons are endorsing his re-election bid.
Early voting for the 2020 primary election is underway in Texas, and the Super Tuesday presidential primary is just around the corner. Super Tuesday is the election day with the greatest number of states holding primaries. Texas is one of those states.
RICHMOND (Covering Katy News) – Behind the Badge Charities held its ninth annual Boots & Badges Gala on Satruday, Feb, 8, 2020, and raised more than $170,000 for future charitable work. Behind the Badge Charities awards college scholarships to the children of first responders working in…
CINCO RANCH (Covering Katy News) A new 4,000-square-foot art museum is coming to LaCenterra, and soon there will be a fundraiser to generate funding for the facility that will be used for art exhibitions, educational programs and cultural art events.
KATY, FORT BEND COUNTY - (Covering Katy News) - Cane Island Parkway will soon be able to carry double the number of cars. Construction on the Cane Island Parkway Phase 2 will begin this month. The roadway connects the Katy Freeway with FM 1463 near the Firethorne subdivision.
FULSHEAR, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Construction on the future Fort Bend County Fulshear law enforcement substation officially began Thursday with a ceremonial groundbreaking. The substation is being built on Flewellen Way at FM 1093. It is being funded by a bond that was appro…
RICHMOND (Covering Fort Bend News) - Fort Bend County Judge KP George, District Attorney Brian Middleton, and special agents with the Federal Bureau of Investigation will host a presentation on human trafficking, the fastest growing criminal enterprise in the world, and its impact throughout…
KATY (Covering Katy News) — Past and current school board members of three school districts are backing Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Commissioner Andy Meyers in the March 3 Republican primary against Wendy Duncan. Meyers is running for re-election.
FULSHEAR (Covering Katy News) - The Fulshear Police department is reminding people to lock their car doors at night. The warning comes following a recent auto theft where doors were left unlocked and the keys were in the car.
FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The Fort Bend Grand Parkway Toll Road Authority is scheduled to begin asphalt repairs along Segment D of the Highway 99, the Lanier Parkway. These are much needed improvements to the road surface and will require complete closures of some lanes and ramps.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - Katy mayor Bill Hastings is endorsing Chad Norvell's run for Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Constable. Hastings was Katy's Chief of Police prior to being elected mayor in 2019.
SUGAR LAND (Covering Fort Bend News) - An eleven-year-old boy and his mother were found shot to death in their home on Evening Light Drive in the Greatwood subdivision on Tuesday.
CLINTON, Mississippi (Covering Katy News) - Mackenzie Beard of Katy is a member of the Mississippi College Equestrian Team that excelled in a recent Texas competition. She recorded a second place showing on the flat in the limit division.
KATY (Covering Katy News) - One day after the winner of a special election for Texas House District 28 is sworn into office, there will be an event for candidates who will run for that seat when it reopens in Jan. 2021.
Two dozen Navy SEALs descended on Osama bin Laden’s walled off compound in May of 2011 with the mission of killing the man who planned the Sept. 11 attacks on the United States.
RICHMOND (Covering Katy News) - State representative-elect Garry Gates is offering a free bus ride to his swearing-in ceremony at the Texas State Capital in Austin on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020. Gates, a Republican, defeated Democrat Eliz Markowitz in a hotly contested race last month. Gates be…
PEARLAND (Covering Fort Bend News) - The Texas Alliance for Life endorsed Greg Hill for Congress in Texas’ 22nd Congressional District. Texas Alliance for Life is a nonprofit organization of people committed to protecting the fundamental right to life of all innocent human beings and to prom…
KATY (Covering Fort Bend News) - Nine current and former mayors from Fort Bend County cities are endorsing Andy Meyers re-election campaign for Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Commissioner.
CINCO RANCH (Covering Katy News) - One man and two minors have been arrested and charged with burglarizing cars in the Southpark subdivision of Cinco Ranch in Fort Bend County.
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…
RICHMOND, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information concerning two aggravated robberies.