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LIBERTY OPRY – 1816 Sam Houston, Liberty Texas

A SPECIAL 25-year ANNIVERSARY SHOW!  The Liberty Opry, opening our doors to the public in June 1993, we are celebrating our 25th year of entertainment.  Come and join us for a very special afternoon/evening of music and fun. Saturday, JUNE 23, 2018 @ 4 PM Featuring:  Carrie & Debbie MOORE, known as the country duo MOORE & MOORE from Nashville, TN Also appearing:  JD JOHNSON, STEPHEN SWEETEN … Liberty Opry Band & Comedian “Booger Lee” Twin […]

Graduate Forensic Psychology Program Earns Two National Rankings

The University of Houston-Victoria’s graduate forensic psychology program recently was recognized on two lists from a national website for its affordability and academic excellence. The national College Choice website ranked the UHV School of Arts & Sciences Master of Arts in forensic psychology second on its Most Affordable Online Master’s in Forensic Psychology Degrees list and 10th on its Best Online Master’s in Forensic Psychology Degrees list. “UHV’s graduate forensic psychology program is an outstanding […]

Teen Plays Piano For Seniors To Earn Boy Scout Citizenship In The Community Merit Badge  

HOUSTON, June 5, 2018 – Each Saturday during lunch you’ll find Clayton Smith, 15, stroking the keys of the black baby grand piano at Parkway Place (a faith-based senior living community in Houston) while residents clap and sing along to the classical tunes or Broadway hits. The Westside High School student is spending his lunchtimes at the senior living community to earn his Citizenship in the Community merit badge. He has been a Boy Scout […]

Swinging from the Heart…

KCM Raises Nearly $65,000 at the 19th Annual “Swing from the Heart” Golf Tournament! Katy Christian Ministries: 19th ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT Date:  May 7th, 2018 (Monday) Location:  Weston Lakes Country Club,  32611 FM 1093 Road, Fulshear, TX 77441 Facebook Event Page: Hashtags for Social Media: #KCMGolf2018 #KCM #FUNraising #BecauseofYou #SwingFromTheHeart A total of $64,800 was raised for the ministry to perform critical, life transforming work in the Katy/West Houston community. Katy Christian Ministries serves […]

Pecan Pest Alert – Walnut Caterpillar

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By: James Boone Holladay Calls are coming in on infestations of walnut caterpillars on pecan foliage.  Historical data had us assuming that we were on the decline of this localized outbreak, but it looks like favorable environmental conditions will bring us yet another bad year.  Now is the time to study up on their behavior and life cycle. If you have pecan trees in this area, be prepared with an action plan prior to the […]

Morrow Wins 2018 Texas State And Regional Overall All-Around Gymnastic Title

Taylor Morrow, 11, daughter of Joe and Tina Morrow of Columbus , was crowned the 2018 Texas State overall all-around Champion with a winning score of 37.875.  She competed against 24 other competitors throughout Texas on April 15 in San Antonio at the Xcel Texas State Meet. Also was recently crowned the 2018 Regional overall all-around Champion with a winning score of 37.625.  She competed against 19 competitors from 7 different states on May 20 […]

The Sound of Music is coming to Jones Hall

A brand-new production of The Sound of Music is coming to Jones Hall this Friday through Sunday and as a special offer, the Society for the Performing Arts will be offering $30 tickets on May 30 only! It’s the May 30 $30 special! Attendees can expect to enjoy the hit classic, which highlights the spirited, romantic and beloved musical story of Maria and the von Trapp Family. Promotion starts on 5/30 at 9 am CST and will be available through 9 […]

Katy ISD Announces Valedictorians and Salutatorians for its Seven High Schools

KATY [May 24, 2018] – Katy ISD is proud to announce the top two students from each high school who are ranked highest academically in their respective graduating classes.  These students have worked extremely hard from the very first day of their ninth grade year until the last day of their senior year.  Many of them are now moving on to prestigious colleges and universities throughout the nation.  The 2017-2018 valedictorians and salutatorians are: Cinco Ranch […]

Katy ISD Education Foundation Announces Teacher Grant Recipients

$314,691 Awarded This Year; $1.3 Million Over Past Six Years Katy, TX ~ The Katy ISD Education Foundation recently announced its sixth year of Inspiring Imagination teacher grant recipients. Over 300 Katy ISD teachers at 42 different campuses were chosen for grants this year. Grant activities range from school gardens to robotics and extend to all subjects and grade levels. Funding will be provided for the 2018-2019 school year. This school year, the Foundation raised […]

Country Living Easy Commute to Katy

Country living in New Ulm, Austin County Texas: Sitting on 2+ beautiful wooded acres (more available) this unique ranch style country home offers 4 bedrooms, 3 bath, great room with large hill country stone fireplace, matching wet-bar, custom woodwork and cabinetry, viewing porch, mother-in-law wing with private entry, bath, Sun porch. House is 3562 sq ft heated sitting on 6200 sq ft slab. Surrounded by ancient live oaks and plush pasture, wildlife galore. Come see […]