• Rain may be on the horizon in the West as a pattern change raises hope for wet weather

    Rain may be on the horizon in the West as a pattern change raises hope for wet weather

    Rain may be on the horizon in the West as a pattern change raises hope for wet weather The forecast would bring the threat of rain and mountain snow to Northern California early next week as a storm system dives in from the Pacific. AccuWeather Global Weather Center – November 12, 2019 – As firefighters continue their efforts to control blazes across California, there is hope on the horizon for some assistance from Mother Nature early next […]

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  • Jordan Ranch Prepares for Nov. 16 Texana Trot Fun Run

    Jordan Ranch Prepares for Nov. 16 Texana Trot Fun Run

    Fun on the run returns to Jordan Ranch Saturday, Nov. 16, with the goal of raising funds for the Texana Center’s new Fulshear facility for autistic children and adults. Registration and sponsorship opportunities are ongoing for the race, which will help fund the cost of building a playground at the new campus. The race starts at 8 a.m. at The Shed, 30757 Jordan Crossing Boulevard. It is open to all ages and abilities. Friends of […]

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  • Mayde Creek Beats Morton Ranch, 47-27

    Mayde Creek Beats Morton Ranch, 47-27

    By George Slaughter The best thing about Mayde Creek’s 2019 football season is that it will continue in the playoffs. The Rams finished their regular season with a hard-fought 47-27 win over Morton Ranch Friday night at Legacy Stadium. This has been a historic season for the Rams, who with the win improved to 8-2 overall and 4-2 in District 19-6A. This season, Mayde Creek: Enjoyed its first winning season since the 2007 season, when […]

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  • Local Developer Pledges 3-Year Contribution to Katy ISD Education Foundation

    Local Developer Pledges 3-Year Contribution to Katy ISD Education Foundation

    Cane Island supports Inspiring Imagination teacher grant program (Katy, TX) –Cane Island, home to many parents, grandparents and increasing numbers of Katy ISD students, has joined the corps of Keystone Investors contributing to the Katy ISD Education Foundation and its Inspiring Imagination teacher grant program.  The Foundation’s Investor program allows the community, both individuals and business leaders like Cane Island, to provide a sound financial platform for Foundation initiatives by committing to three years or more of support. Cane Island […]

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  • Katy ISD Curriculum Specialist Recognized as Top Texas Foreign Language Professional

    Katy ISD Curriculum Specialist Recognized as Top Texas Foreign Language Professional

    KATY [November 6, 2019] – Last month, Katy Independent School District Languages Other Than English (LOTE) Curriculum Specialist, Cecilia Lara, was named 2019 Administrator of the Year by the Texas Foreign Language Association (TFLA).  A 16-year veteran of Katy ISD, Lara began her career as a Spanish teacher at Morton Ranch High School in 2003, where she also served as a club sponsor and department chair.  In 2014, she joined the District’s LOTE Curriculum and Instruction […]

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Katy ISD Celebrates Veterans and Their Service  

KATY [November 12, 2019] –  A long-standing tradition of honoring former military service members took place on Veterans Day, with student tributes and guest speakers at campuses and facilities across Katy ISD. “So many of our students and staff made it a priority this past Monday to show their appreciation to those who have served our great country,” said Dr. Ken Gregorski, Superintendent of Katy ISD.  “Our school community realizes that without the sacrifices of our […]

Harris County Public Health Releases Report to Transform Health in Harris County

Landmark Report Provides Transformational Recommendations to Improve the Health of County Residents HOUSTON—Harris County Public Health (HCPH) today released a landmark study assessing the overall health of Harris County residents and recommendations for improvement. The first-ever report “Harris Cares: A 2020 Vision of Health in Harris County” provides five transformational recommendations to improve the health of Harris County residents. The ambitious study covered many areas in health and factors that influence health outcomes including access […]

Lacenterra Tree Lighting Presented By: Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus  

KATY, TX (November 11, 2019) – LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch is hosting their annual Tree Lighting Celebration on Friday, November 22nd from 6-9 p.m. This Katy tradition kicks-off the holiday season with the lighting of LaCenterra’s spectacular, 51-foot Christmas tree and interactive Santa experience. Santa Claus will make his holiday season debut just before 7 p.m. to light the huge Christmas tree. Family activities include: two walk-in winter wonder globes, face painting, balloon twisting, inflatables, games, […]

Local Church Announces Staff Changes

Katy, Texas – The Fellowship is undergoing staff changes at their two campuses. Vanessa Cordes will be switching from part time to full time as the Director of Fellowship Kids Ministry. This is a global position where she will give leadership to the Fellowship Kids staff at both campuses: Cinco Ranch and Katy Main Street. Jeff Campbell will be into a part time position as the Student Pastor at the Katy Main Street Campus. Jeff […]

Transitioning into Junior High or High School Legacy Parent Academy to Host Informational Sessions This Wednesday  

KATY [November 11, 2019] – Katy ISD’s November Legacy Parent Academy (LPA) would like to help parents and students prepare for the upcoming transition from elementary to junior high or the move into high school.  On Wednesday, November 13, 2019, you are invited to attend the following two sessions: Transitioning from Elementary to Junior High School      6:00 – 7:00 p.m. o   To ease the transition from elementary to junior high, attendees will learn about the differences in […]

Rotarians celebrating Veterans Day

The Katy Rotarians: George Yeiter Beverly Yeiter David Frishman Jeff Pantle (the General Contractor) Ken Burton.

As we thank them for their service, and observe Veteran’s Day, here we are today at the Freedom Park Memorial Tower.   The VFW Post Commander and VFW Post members and guests were in attendance, and prayers were offerd

Child Advocates of Fort Bend  Christmas Home Tickets Now Available  

Photo courtesy of Child Advocates of Fort Bend

Tickets to the 28th annual Child Advocates of Fort Bend Christmas Home Tour are now available online at www.cafb.org and at several Fort Bend locations including the Randalls locations in Pecan Grove and on Highway 6 in Sugar Land. The Christmas Home Tour features private homes in Fort Bend County beautifully decorated for Christmas. Neighborhoods and homes vary each year, so guests who have been to the Home Tour before are guaranteed to see something […]

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Can Medical Marijuana Help Aging Parents with Dementia?

Source Dementia is a condition that alters your thinking and memory, making it almost impossible to perform daily tasks. Different things from drug abuse to degenerative neurological diseases can cause dementia, which makes it even harder to treat it. Although various medications can help with treating dementia, most of them cause side effects. One alternative that most dementia patients are willing to try nowadays is medical marijuana. Cannabis has proved its efficacy in treating many diseases, […]

6 beginners Full Strength Training Plan For Women

If the fitness bug just got to you, then you know how it feels to catch up on a refreshing workout session every day. The energy and enthusiasm as a beginner are incredible. The entire gym is your ground to experience and enjoy. But as a beginner, the main question is how to exercise correctly. Common problem beginners face in the gym is, not knowing how to utilize the best of the facilities around. You […]