Katy News

Candlelight Vigil in memory of Susie Garza, West Memorial Assistant Principle

We will be holding a community candlelight vigil in memory of West Memorial Junior High’s very own Assistant Principle, Susie Garza who was taken too soon. Please stop by, light a candle as we pray for her family and students effected by this loss.

WAREHOUSE PERSON/FORKLIFT DRIVER

The Houston, TX Specialty location of Helena Chemical Company has an immediate opening for a WAREHOUSE PERSON.  Requires a high school diploma or equivalent and ability to operate a forklift. Job responsibilities include loading and unloading vehicles, waiting on customers, and maintaining warehouse operations including inventory, equipment and appearance. Please fax your resume to 936-372-1509 Or Call to set up an interview 936-372-1505 EOE   M/F/V/H *Pre-employment drug screen and background check required.

Barbara Baron, Atria Cinco Ranch Resident To Be Awarded The Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award

The most prestigious award issued by the FAA Who:                BARBARA BARON, ATRIA CINCO RANCH resident will be awarded the most prestigious award the FAA issues to pilots certified under Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR) part 61. This award is named after the Wright Brothers, the first US pilots, to recognize individuals who have exhibited professionalism, skill, and aviation expertise for at least 50 years while piloting aircraft as “Master Pilots”. What:               […]

Get Energized With Bollywood Dance Fitness At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Would you like to become more active and just have fun? If you’re not sure where to start, Fort Bend County Libraries will have a fun, heart-pumping “Bollywood Dance Fitness” demonstration on Saturday, July 14, beginning at 10:30 a.m., in the Meeting Room at the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Fitness instructor Cyndia Rodriquez will show how to incorporate the music and dance of India into your exercise routine with fun, easy-to-follow […]

July Computer-Class Schedule At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy, will present a variety of free, introductory computer classes this month. The classes will consist of a hands-on introduction to basic skills for people who would like to learn more about using these computer programs. All computer classes will take place in the Computer Lab of the library. “MS Word: Intermediate” will take place on Tuesday, July 10, beginning at 10:00 a.m.. This […]

Fulshear Book Clubs Announce July Reading Selections

Share your love of reading with other book lovers at one of the book clubs that meet monthly at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. New members are always welcome. The next meeting of the Fulshear Book Club will take place on Monday, July 16, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is This Side of Paradise, written by F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Fulshear […]

Cinco Ranch Branch Library Book Clubs Announce July Reading Selections  

Literary Lunch League To Meet On Different Night Share your love of reading with other book lovers at one of the book clubs that meet monthly at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. New members are always welcome. The Literary Lunch League Book Club will meet on Wednesday, July 11, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Conference Classroom. The book to be discussed is Beautiful Ruins, a novel written by […]

Career Tips For Teens & Young Adults At Cinco Ranch Branch Library               

Teens and young adults, aged 16 through 24, who would like to get a jump-start into preparing to enter the workforce, are invited to attend a special 5-part series, “Career Tips & Advice for High School Students & Young Adults,” at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library this summer. The weekly workshops will take place on Thursdays, July 12 through August 9, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m, in the Multipurpose Room of the library, located […]

Local Restaurant Serves Local Customers While Donating Meals to African Children

Malawi's Pizza franchisee Frank Franco and management trainee Jenna Archer at the pizza oven. (George Slaughter photo)

By George Slaughter A relatively new Katy restaurant is working both to serve its local customers while donating meals to hungry children in an African country. Malawi’s Pizza, a gourmet pizza restaurant, opened in February. It’s located at 2918 W. Grand Parkway North, Suite 230, in the Grand Morton Town Center. For every meal purchased, Malawi’s Pizza donates a meal to children in Malawi, an African country located in the eastern portion of the African […]

Katy Taste Fest Organizer Brings New Breakfast-And-Lunch Restaurant To Grand Parkway And I-10  

KATY, Texas—A prominent Katy foodie opened a new restaurant concept in the Grand Crossing development near Costco at Grand Parkway and Interstate 10, and if you want to enjoy it, sleeping in is not an option. Cyril Thomas, the organizer behind Katy Taste Fest, opened The Toasted Yolk Café in Katy on Wednesday, June 20. The new restaurant is the popular local chain’s sixth location and first franchise in the Houston area offering the same […]