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HOUSTON – Julia Ann Poff of Brookshire is headed to prison for 10 years after pleading guilty to transportation of explosives with the intent to kill, injure and intimidate a person. Poff, 48 pleaded guilty July 1, 2019 and was sentenced today in Federal Court according to U.S. Attorney Ryan…

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - Voters who live in the Willow Creek Farms Municipal Utility District approved two referendums on Tuesday that allows the subdivision to contract with the Katy Fire Department for service, and allows the MUD to issue a property tax to fund the fire protection service.

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SALINAS, CA (Covering Katy News) - A company that packages vegetables for itself, H-E-B supermarkets, Trader Joe's and others is recalling some of their products over fear that they could be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - The State of the Katy Independent School District continues to be growth, and lots of it. Katy Independent School District Superintendent Ken Gregorski says voters will likely see another construction bond on their ballot next year.

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KATY, TX (Covering Katy News) – The Katy Triathlon returns to Cane Island on Sunday, November 3.  It will be a three-stage duathlon or a two-stage aquabike with proceeds benefiting scholarships for deserving Katy ISD seniors.

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CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - Rachel Hollywood, a first grade teacher at Hutsell Elementary in the City of Katy, was given a check for $5,000 for being a safe driver.  The check presentation was held Friday morning at the school on Franz Road in the City of Katy.

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - State Rep. Gina Calanni, D-Katy, is lobbying to build a Driver's License Mega Center in the Katy Area. She says Katy area residents have to drive to Rosenberg or Houston to renew their licenses and it's time for a more convenient location to be built that's closer…

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BROOKSHIRE (Covering Katy News) — Last call for tickets! Fuel the Flight is taking off! Fuel the Flight, an Oct. 5 fundraiser, will support the Community Center operated by Eyes on Me, the non-profit organization serving at-risk youth and their families in the Brookshire area.

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RICHMOND (Covering Fort Bend News) - All Lamar CISD schools and facilities will be open and operating on normal schedules today, September 20, 2019 according to the school district's Facebook page. 

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HOUSTON/DALLAS (Covering Katy News) - Developers of a proposed high speed train from Houston to Dallas are reporting two recent accomplishments that they believe puts them on a path to beginning construction as early as next year. The project has been in the planning stages for years and if …

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Katy Independent School District now has nine high schools with varsity sports programs. There are more games than we can possibly cover and we'd like to cover them all. The Katy area also has home owners associations and municipal utility districts that const…

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Pregnancy Help Center, based in Katy, has been saving lives for 30 years. The organization provides free and confidential care for those dealing with unplanned pregnancy. The PHC will be celebrating three decades of care on October 17, 2019 and using the occas…

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CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - Katy Christian Ministries hopes to raise $100,000 at its 15th Annual Transforming Lives Gala on Sept. 24, 2019. Mayor Bill Hastings will be the guest of honor. 

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CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—The City of Katy is encouraging city and area residents and businesses to enroll in an automated alert notification system that will send email, text, and voicemail messages with emergency and official city information.

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BROOKSHIRE (Covering Katy News) – A Brookshire woman admits she transported explosives with the intent to kill, injure or intimidate the President of the United States, the Texas Governor and a former acting Social Security Administrator. Detectives caught her using hairs from her cat.

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Royal Independent School District sudent Epiphany Wilson recently received the Texas Student Hero Award from the State Board of Education.

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KATY (Covering Katy News) – Russell Leach of Katy has earned the Boy Scouts of America’s highest advancement award, the Eagle Scout Award. He was recognized in a ceremony on May 5, 2019.

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KATY (Covering Katy News) – The National Weather Service in Houston has issued a flash flood watch for the Katy area through 10 p.m. Wednesday night. Originally it was set to expire this morning.

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KATY/HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) – Investigators with the Harris County Sheriffs’ Office responded to two separate incidents with children found unresponsive in family pools in the Katy area on Memorial Day. One child was found in a pool and the other was found in a hot tub that was c…

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CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) – Mayor Bill Hastings had his first opportunity to sell the City of Katy to tens-of-thousands-of-people on live TV Friday morning. KRIV Fox 26 News broadcast live from the famous MKT caboose on First Street in the City of Katy.  Hastings was their featured g…

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KATY (Covering Katy News) – The school board election results have been certified by the Katy Independent School District Board of Trustees in a process called canvassing the vote. The certification took place in a noontime meeting on Monday, May 13, 2019. Donald “Duke” Keller will be replac…

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American Legion Post 164 in Katy and its Auxiliary will collect old flags on Saturday, May 18, at four locations from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Locations are Snappy’s (5803 Hwy. Blvd.), Katy Hardware (559 Pin Oak), Lowe’s (I-10 and Fry), and Cinco Ranch Ace Hardware (1720 S. Mason). The flags will b…

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) – H-E-B plans to expand its roster of truck drivers. Interested and qualified drivers are invited to a hiring event on Friday, April 12th at Houston community College Campus located at 555 Community College Dr, Houston TX 77013. Doors open 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.