Katy News

Halloween Monster Mayhem

Monstrous mayhem unleashed for two more weeks of Halloween at the Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center Make us your Halloween Hub for safe trick-or-treating! Now to October 31, 2017 Something spooky this way comes to the Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center – A Very Special Project of the Children’s Museum of Houston! A myriad of magic, mystery and monsters have maneuvered their way into the Discovery Center for two more weeks of Halloween! Come partake in spine-tingling […]

Dexter Louis Clay – August 26th 2017

Dexter Louis Clay was born June 12, 1956 and passed away at the age of 61 on August 26, 2017 at 2:32p.m. in Big Bear Lakes, California, in the beautiful mountains that he loved.  He was raised in the White Oak Terrace subdivision in Northwest Houston, Texas.  And graduated from Eisenhower High School in 1975 where he played and loved football.  The first football thrown by him to Tommy George will be inducted in the […]

Dewberry Farm Visitors Discover the Joys of Being on the Farm

Young visitors enjoy feeding the goats at Dewberry Farm (Dewberry Farm photo)

This informative article paid for by Dewberry Farm. By George Slaughter Mary Emerson, of Dewberry Farm, admits she doesn’t have the agricultural background of her husband, Larry. Yet she as much as anyone enjoys watching visitors discover what farm life is all about. “When you see how they enjoy being outside, hopefully with no rain, it’s just such a pleasure to see them experience animals and be able to run free and just enjoy it […]

KATY NEWS – SPORTS NOTEBOOK 10-19-17

CROSS COUNTRY by Tom Behrens Tompkins boys and girls runners swept the district cross country championship last weekend, Oct 14, but also earned two spots at the Region III meet. BOYS: The Falcons and Spartans finished the race with 42 points after five runners, highlighted by Tompkins’ champion and runner-up duo of senior Daniel Figueroa and sophomore Cole Lindhorst. Figueroa finished the three-mile course in 15 minutes, 44 seconds, six seconds ahead of Lindhorst. Jonathan […]

The Seven Lakes Sensations Show Choir presents Broadway in TECHNICOLOR

The Seven Lakes Sensations Show Choir presents Broadway in TECHNICOLOR, featuring selections from various Broadway Musicals made famous by the movies!!  ” Broadway in TECHNICOLOR,” will weave together different exciting Broadway numbers from musicals made famous on the silver screen and will feature performances from the hit movie musicals: La La Land, Singing in the Rain, Annie, Sweet Charity, Sister Act, Chicago, Grease, and Moana among many, many other popular musicals!  We hope you will join us for […]

Olson Thanks Creech Elementary School Safety Patrol (Katy ISD)

Olson with Assistant Principal Gupton, Principal Lucas, Katy ISD Trustee Rebecca Fox and Katy ISD Officer Grima

Rep. Pete Olson (TX-22) visited Creech Elementary School this morning to show his support for students serving as the School Safety Patrol. “Our kids have been through a lot in the past few months,” Rep. Pete Olson said. “With families losing their homes in Harvey flooding, to Creech Elementary School temporarily relocating due to flood damage, the last thing parents should have to worry about is whether their kids get to school safely. The Creech Elementary School safety […]

Inaugural Brooks Ballard Golf Tournament To Benefit Special Olympics Texas

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 HOUSTON (October 19, 2017) – Brooks Ballard and Engel & Völkers Houston are pleased to announce the Brooks Ballard Golf Tournament, which will be held on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 beginning at 8 a.m. at the Wildcat Golf Club. Proceeds from the event will benefit Special Olympics Texas. The tournament will welcome guests to breakfast, courtesy of Engel & Völkers and Special Olympics, and a silent auction of curated and unique items, followed by a shotgun start. The four-person […]

12th Annual Katy Wine Fest to Support the Brookwood Community’s “Center for Learning”

KATY, TX (October 18, 2017) ­–The 12th Annual Katy Wine Fest hosted by the Cinco Ranch Rotary will be held on Friday, November 3, 2017 at Gallery Furniture off Hwy 99 in Richmond. The event will begin at 7 p.m. and end at 11 p.m. An anticipated 300 guests will be in attendance to raise money for The Brookwood Community’s ongoing training and outreach programs and to continue support for the Center for Learning.  As a result, Brookwood will no longer […]

Local Resident To Appear On The Price Is Right**

Local resident will be appearing on an upcoming episode of the longest running game-show in television history, The Price Is Right. Lori Curtis from Katy, TX had a chance to “Come on Down” and won a sensational selection of prizes. This once in a lifetime opportunity for your local resident will be airing on Tuesday, October 24. We’d love work with you to get the word out about your hometown champion and share the news with your local community so that they can tune-in and […]

HPU announces 2017 Homecoming Court

Howard Payne University’s 2017 Homecoming Court includes (left to right) Candace Stark, Djimonii Jackson, Miranda Rice, Karli Conrad, Angelica Ramirez and Shelby Harrison.

BROWNWOOD – October 19, 2017 – Howard Payne University has announced its 2017 Homecoming Court. The Homecoming queen and princess will be crowned this Friday, October 20, at 2 p.m. during Homecoming Convocation in the university’s Mims Auditorium. Homecoming queen nominees are seniors Karli Conrad of Katy, Djimonii Jackson of Beaumont and Miranda Rice of Amarillo. Princess nominees are juniors Shelby Harrison of Abilene, Angelica Ramirez of Austin and Candace Stark of Midland. Karli Conrad, the daughter of Christy McWilliams and […]