Katy News

Paetow High School Paraprofessional Charged

March 20, 2019 Dear Paetow High School (PHS) Parents/Guardians and Staff, The purpose of this letter is to inform you that the Harris County District Attorney’s Office has accepted charges of improper relationship between a teacher and a student, a second-degree felony, as well as online solicitation of a minor, a third-degree felony, for a Paetow High School paraprofessional.  The paraprofessional is expected to turn herself into authorities this afternoon. The PHS administration was made […]

Update on ITC Deer Park Incident

What is the danger? Clean up operations continue at the Intercontinental Terminal Company (ITC) plant in the City of Deer Park. Residents are encouraged to monitor and stay informed about ongoing events. Nearby school districts have cancelled classes as a precaution and health authorities continue to monitor air quality. Residents should follow their local offices of emergency management regarding safety information and road closures. Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management is working […]

Fulshear Book Clubs Announce April 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, April 15, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Meeting Room of the library. The book to be discussed is Empire of the Summer Moon: Quanah Parker and the Rise […]

Library To Demonstrate Chilton’s Diy Auto-Repair Online Resource

Keeping your vehicle well maintained can extend its life and help save money on costly repairs. Fort Bend County Libraries has an online resource that illustrates basic maintenance steps that drivers can manage themselves to keep their vehicle performing optimally. The Cinco Ranch Branch Library will have an introductory demonstration of the “Chilton’s Online Auto Repair Library” on Monday, April 8, from 12:15 to 1:30 p.m., in the Computer Lab of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center […]

Learn About Common Garden Pests At Library Program

Fort Bend County Libraries will present the program “Common Garden Pests & How to Treat Them,” on Saturday, April 6, from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m., in the Meeting Room of the Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. Fort Bend County Master Gardener Deborah Birge will share tips on how to identify common garden pests, ways to prevent them from invading one’s yard, and options to control their numbers if an infestation […]

Katy ISD Hosts 34th Annual Folk Life Festival 

KATY [March 21, 2019] –  Ever wondered what life was like in Texas during the late 1800’s?  At the upcoming 34th Annual Folk Life Festival, visitors will get a chance to experience pioneer life by seeing how they dressed, how they survived, the types of foods they prepared and even where their children went to school.  Other activities include:  blacksmith demonstrations, hand quilting, woodworking and roping skills presentations.  Admission is only $1. Visitors will also be able […]

Harris County Emergency Services District 48 To Celebrate Groundbreaking Of New Fire Station  

Join us and be a part of this special occasion Katy, TX, March 20, 2019– Harris County ESD No. 48 Fire and EMS (HCESD 48) is proud to announce our groundbreaking ceremony on March 28th, 2019 at 4:30pm to celebrate the upcoming construction of a new Fire Station No. 1.  The ceremony is open to the public and will be held at the future Fire Station No. 1 location at 24127 Western Centre Drive, Katy, […]

Olson Hosts Listening Tour With Local Veterans

 Olson speaks with veterans at the Katy VFW Post

Sugar Land, TX – Today U.S. Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX), VA Associate Medical Center Director James Eggers and Texas Veterans Commissioner Kevin Barber hosted a listening tour meeting with veterans at Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Posts across the 22nd Congressional District of Texas. They visited VFW posts in Missouri City, Pearland, Katy and Rosenberg. During the listening tour, they discussed healthcare, the Women’s Health Center and infrastructure at DeBakey VA Medical Center. “As a former Naval aviator, […]

Easter Bunny Photo Experience Is Coming Soon To Katy Mills To Delight Families

Save time, skip the line by Reserving Your Magical Moment with the Bunny Online Popular Caring Bunny events and Pet Photo Night Offer Special Opportunities for photos with the Easter Bunny Katy, Tex. (March 20, 2019) — Simon®, a global leader in premier shopping, dining, entertainment, and mixed-use destinations, is hosting its annual Easter celebration festivities at Katy Mills, offering families the chance to participate in traditional and unique seasonal events. Save time and avoid […]

Bahama Buck’s® Expands Partnership with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®

Bahama Buck’s just got a little bit sweeter! Katy, TX, March 20, 2019 – Every year, Bahama Buck’s® takes a step towards fighting childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases by partnering with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®. This year, Bahama Buck’s is taking an even bigger step with the addition of the colorful and delicious Cotton Candy Smoothie. Giving back to the communities Bahama Buck’s serve is an integral part of the mission of Blessing […]