Announcements

College Students Strive to Become Future Theme Park Designers in 28th Walt Disney Imagineering Imaginations Design Competition

Six finalist teams to present their designs for guest experiences involving a natural or ancient Wonder of the World Glendale, CA – Walt Disney Imagineering – the design and development arm of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts – selected six teams of finalists to compete in the 2019 Imaginations Design Competition, to be held February 4 -8, 2019. This year’s teams represent California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo; Olin College of Engineering; Savannah College […]

Save The Date For Oakbend Medical Center’s Annual Stepping Out Against Stroke 2019 Stroke Walk

Richmond, TX…OakBend Medical Center will hold its annual “Stepping Out Against Stroke” walk on Saturday, April 13 with check-in and t-shirt pick up beginning at 8:00 AM and the festivities beginning at 8:30 AM. Registration must be done online at bit.ly/strokewalk2019 or by calling 281-341-3053 by March 29 to guarantee participants receive their free t-shirt. Registration is free and participants are encouraged to wear their superhero best. The event will include activities for children, music […]

 RODEO ROUNDUP HELD IN NATION’S FOURTH-LARGEST CITY BEGINS HOUSTON LIVESTOCK SHOW AND RODEO™ FESTIVITIES

The celebration leading up to opening day of the 2019 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo begins today, Tuesday, Feb. 19, with Rodeo Roundup. Rodeo Roundup & Go Texan Day All are invited to attend this free event in Downtown Houston, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today, at Houston City Hall in Hermann Square. Judge Lina Hidalgo and Mayor Sylvester Turner’s Go Texan Day proclamations will kick off the event, followed by free lunch. Enjoy […]

SPECIAL EVENTS at Katy Library

Friends of the Katy Library Book Sale If your bookshelves are looking slim, stop by our Friends of the Katy Library book sale to fill up. The sale takes place from 9:00am-4:00pm in the library’s meeting room at 5414 Franz Road. For more information, contact the library at 281-391-3509. Financial Foundations at the Katy Library Learn to build strong financial foundations such as setting goals, building a budget, saving money, managing debt, and understanding credit. […]

Fun Family Event Seeks To Raise $100,000 For Katy Non-Profit Organizations

Join us for the 3rd Annual Katy Color Run 5k /10k and 1k Kid’s Dash on Saturday, March 23, 2019 at Kingsland Baptist Church, 20555 Kingsland Blvd, Katy, Texas 77450. This family fun event is a joint fundraiser between Christ Clinic: www.christclinickaty.org , Clothed by Faith: www.clothedbyfaith.org , Compassion Katy: www.compassionkaty.org , The Ballard House : www.theballardhouse.org , Katy Christian Ministries: ww.ktcm.org , and Hope Impacts: www.hopeimpacts.net nonprofits that aid the underserved in the Katy […]

Young Adult Book Club & Advisory Council For Teens At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries offers programs specifically designed for high school-aged teens in grades 9 through 12. The programs provide fun and challenging opportunities for these young adults, who are also encouraged to become active participants in designing and orchestrating new activities for teens in the library system. In March, the Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present the following programs for the Young Adult community. “Introduction to 3D Printing for Young Adults” – Monday, March 4, 3:00-4:30 p.m., Computer […]

Warmer temperatures mean Texas snakes are out again, and some snakebites have already reported

Warmer temperatures mean Texas snakes are out again, and some snakebites have already reported. TwoTexas A&M veterinary experts have tips to keep you and your pets safe. Read on Texas A&M Today COLLEGE STATION, Feb. 18, 2019 – It’s almost springtime in Texas, which means snakes are beginning to slither away from their comfortable winter surroundings and are on the move. Dr. Jill Heatley, associate professor of veterinary medicine at the Texas A&M University College of […]

UHV Athletics Receives $300,000 From Crossroads Bank

Crossroads Bank is donating $300,000 over the next 10 years to support the expansion of athletics at the University of Houston-Victoria, Athletics Director Ashley Walyuchow announced Saturday at the A Night for the Jaguars fundraising event. The gift is the largest cash donation the university ever has received in support of its athletics program and also designates Crossroads Bank a UHV Athletics Sponsor for each of the university’s sports throughout the academic year from 2019 […]

The Katy ISD Athletic Hall of Honor is accepting nominations for the 2019 inductees into its group

The Katy ISD Athletic Hall of Honor is accepting nominations for the 2019 inductees into its group. Nominations are accepted in four categories: athlete, team, coach or individuals with special merit. The deadline for nominations is May 17, 2019. To see the qualification requirements for nominees and to find the nomination form google Katy ISD Athletic Hall of Honor. Under “Quick Links” click on “Requirements” and then click on “Nomination Form” under the forms tab. […]

Houston Council of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority held Sweetheart Ball

The Houston Council of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority held its annual Sweetheart Ball Saturday, February 16th at the Cinco Ranch Golf Club.  Highlight of the evening was the selection of the 2019 Royal Court consisting of  (L-R) Queen, Lynn Redding of Epsilon Chi Master Chapter, Sweetheart, Twyla Woody of Epsilon Omega Master Chapter and Princess, Pam Hardin Zeta Gamma Master Chapter.