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Katy Area First Responders Agencies Announce Katy Area Safety Fest On Saturday, April 14th In Katy, Texas

The largest multi-agency community safety festival in the State of Texas Katy, TX, April 11, 2018– Harris County Emergency Services District 48 Fire and EMS and our Katy area public safety partners are proud to announce the Third Annual Katy Area Safety Fest hosted by Typhoon Texas.  This year’s event will be held from 10a.m. – 2p.m. Saturday, April 14th, 2018, 555 S. Katy Fort Bend Rd, Katy, TX 77494.  The Katy Area Safety Fest […]

Sen. Cruz Issues Statement Regarding Recent Bombings in Austin, Texas

Stands ready to assist and advocate for resources needed in investigation, urges Austinites to heed warnings of local officials WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today issued a statement regarding the fourth bombing in Austin, and urged residents to heed the warnings of local officials. “I spoke with Mayor Adler and Police Chief Manley today to get an update on the situation on the ground, and stand ready to assist and advocate for […]

Oakbend Medical Center Coming Soon To Wharton, Texas  

  Richmond, Tx– OakBend Medical Center is pleased to announce that it will open its fourth hospital in April 2018, located in Wharton, Texas. After a long journey and many detours, OakBend Medical Center – Wharton will open with services such as OakBend’s signature No Wait Hospital Emergency Room, observation, air ambulance and imaging, including x-ray, CT and Ultrasound and soon after opening, the hospital will provide same day surgery services.  Other services are intended […]

Positions open for 2-yr heavy civil construction project located in Sealy, Texas. 

More openings coming up. Heavy equipment operators, form setters, carpenters, Concrete finishers, skilled laborers.  Positions pay $13.00 to $19+ depending on experience and skill.  Experienced foremen paid more.  All positions are full-time with benefits.  Health, vision, dental, accident and retirement offered. Info@LEMconstruction.com 281-495-9550

Sen. Cruz Celebrates Independence Day in McAllen

Participates in annual Fourth of July Street Parade and Freedom Festival; meets with community leaders and volunteers McALLEN, Texas – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) today participated in McAllen’s annual Fourth of July Street Parade and Freedom Festival. Shortly thereafter, Sen. Cruz attended a brunch, where he met with local community leaders and volunteers. “I was honored to join our friends in McAllen to celebrate Independence Day,” Sen. Cruz said. “This week, as we reflect […]

Fayetteville Jumps into June with Bikers, Music, Art, and Long Shadows for Glorious Summer Nights

Biker Photo by Jerry Brown

If you think that the “Hometown” Texas experience is gone, you haven’t been to Fayetteville, Texas lately.  And what better time to celebrate this National Registry community than summer with music, art, culture, museums, galleries, and preservation taking center stage.  This great little town of Texas kicks off June in a tradition of twenty years with the Annual Good Old Summertime Bicycle Classic. Always scheduled the first Sunday in June (rain or shine and this […]

New Kitchen Tune-Up Franchise Opens Serving Katy, Texas  

Kitchen Tune-Up, a kitchen remodeling company known for its signature one-day wood restoration service, has arrived in the Houston suburb of Katy. Meeting the growing demand from homeowners seeking to update and upgrade the look of their kitchens, Kitchen Tune-Up is serving homeowners with its customized services. Local resident Jonathan Kennedy has launched Kitchen Tune-Up’s operations along with the support of the company’s home office located in Aberdeen, South Dakota. The award-winning company has established […]

Texas, 17 Other States File Lawsuit Challenging New Federal Rules Designed to Push the Obama Administration’s Environmental Agenda

AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced that Texas and 17 other states filed a lawsuit challenging overreaching new federal rules that broadly expand the definition of “critical habitats” for endangered and threatened species. The multi-state lawsuit charges that the stringent rules would allow the federal government “to designate areas as occupied critical habitat, containing the physical and biological features essential to conservation, even when those areas are neither occupied nor contain those features.” […]

Christmas at the Depot and Tannenbaum Tour in historic Burton, Texas!

Come share the magic of a Texas Country Christmas on Sunday, December 4th from 11 am to 6 pm. Eat lunch at the depot, shop local vendors & artisans, tour businesses and one home decked out for Christmas, take a picture with Santa and enjoy a community celebration & tree lighting to cap it all off!   Tickets include meal and Tannenbaum tour.  Adults $10 in advance/$12 day of event; Kids 6-12 $5/ kids under 6 […]

36th Annual Katy Rice Harvest Festival October 8 & 9

Grand Marshall Mayor Fabol Hughes and wife Paula. Photo by Country Park Portraits.

Voted by the Community as the Best Annual Community Event and Named One of Houston Area’s Top Ten Festivals, the 36th annual Katy Rice Harvest Festival will be two big days of excitement and family fun with two stages of continuous live entertainment, craft and food booths, carnival and more. Free Parking and Shuttle service plus no extra charge for the concerts makes the Katy Rice Harvest Festival the perfect family outing. Admission is $10.00 […]