Katy News

Cinco Ranch Branch Library To Present Introductory Computer Classes  

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 2010 Survival Basics” will take place on Tuesday, February 6, beginning at 10:00 […]

NCJW Accepting Applications for Scholarships

The National Council of Jewish Women, Greater Houston Section is now accepting applications for the Dr. Lee K. Fein Scholarship. College students maintaining a permanent address in the greater Houston area who will be juniors, seniors, or graduate students for the academic year 2018-19 may apply.  The award is $1,500. It is unrestricted, meaning the student can use the money for books, room, board, or whatever is needed. This scholarship was started by Dr. Feine […]

Bridge Players Invited To Share Tips At Cinco Ranch Branch Library Event

Bridge players of all ages and skill levels – from beginners to advanced – are invited to practice their strategies and share tips with others at a new, monthly “Bridge Night @ Cinco Ranch” on Tuesdays, February 6 and 20, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. On the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month, the library will provide a fun, relaxed setting […]

Cougar bracket belongs to Cinco Ranch; Spartan bracket belongs to Seven Lakes

By Tom Behrens: Cinco Ranch repeated as the Cougar Bracket champion and Seven Lakes closed the action with a thrilling penalty kick victory in the Spartan Bracket at the KYSA I-10 Shootout girls soccer tournament, hosted Jan. 11-13 by Katy ISD. Seven Lakes’ bracket was described as challenging, but a great Spartan defense helped Seven Lakes edged Dawson and Clements by 1-0 margins to reach the final, then took a 1-0 halftime lead against Johnson […]

Seven Lakes Girls basketball finishing up their regular season

By Tom Behrens: “So far, so good,” said Head Coach Angela Spurlock of the Seven Lakes High School girls’ basketball team in response to the team’s success this year. The Lady Spartans are 22-8 overall and 6-0 in district play. Last year the girls made it to the Regional Quarters-finals in the playoffs. In January, Seven Lakes has wins over Taylor, 71-56; Cinco Ranch 58-32; Mayde Creek 60-26 and Morton Ranch 28-21. “Overall I just […]

Katy Challenging Seven Lakes

By Tom Behrens: The Katy Lady Tigers only loss has come against Seven Lakes 41-22 in December. They will play again Jan. 23 at Katy High School. Mark the date as this should be a great game. Katy started 2018 off right with wins over Morton Ranch 58-32 and Tompkins 65-46. With the wind over district rival Tompkins the Tigers improved to 4-1 in 19-6A behind Keke Cleveland’s 21 points, five rebounds and three steals. […]


GIRLS BASKETBALL Katy 58, Morton Ranch 32: The Tigers got 15 points from Alana Thompson. Alexys Morrison dominated the boards. The Tigers move to 3-1 in district play. The Mavs fell to 0-3. Seven Lakes 71, Taylor 56: The Spartans remained undefeated in district, going to 3-0, as the Mustangs fell to 2-2. Cinco Ranch 60, Mayde Creek 38: The Cougars notched their first win of district, going to 1-2, while the Rams fell to 1-3 in district. […]

Enjoy Your Morning At Home, Leave Your Car in the Driveway

Stay at home and off the streets this morning. Have a couple extra cups of coffee and relax under a warm blanket as we wait for this winter storm to pass. Driving is not a good idea this morning. Travel conditions remain hazardous across Precinct 5 and all of Harris County. The residual water from Tuesday’s precipitation has caused extensive freezing on bridges, overpasses and many surface streets, making travel nearly impossible across the region. […]

12th Annual Spring Katy Home And Garden Show Features New Hgtv Stars

Renovate or Rebuild…Discover the latest home design trends Katy, Texas (December 12, 2017) … Ready to turn over a new leaf in 2018?   In January, the 12th Annual Spring Katy Home & Garden Show will be welcoming HGTV’s newest celebrities starring on the hit series “Flip or Flip Fort Worth.”  The largest home show in West Houston, scheduled January 27-28, 2018 at the Merrell Center in Katy, will showcase the latest in renovation, home design, […]