Announcements

Step-by-step Guide by Trial Attorneys: What to Do If You’re in a Crash

Are you concerned about what to do after an accident, significantly higher insurance rates, and accident forgiveness? Do you want help getting your vehicle repaired at a proper repair shop since an accident occurred? Experiencing a car accident can be traumatic, especially if you suffer injury. But you mustn’t panic. Instead, remain calm, and let police respond if possible. Next, after the tow truck and ambulance arrive, take some steps that could protect yourself and […]

How can BTC make a Great Impact on the Economy of Estonia?

Estonia is a small country with a population of just 1.3 million people. But it’s one of the most technologically advanced countries in the world, and it’s also home to some of the most innovative companies. One of those companies is Guardtime, which is working on developing blockchain technology. Blockchain is the underlying technology that powers Bitcoin, and it has the potential to revolutionise many industries. That’s why Estonia is so interested in blockchain technology, […]

Parkway Fellowship Church Celebrates 20 Years Serving and Supporting Fort Bend, West Harris, and Waller County

Parkway Fellowship Church is celebrating 20 years of serving and supporting Fort Bend, West Harris, and Waller County with a celebration for the entire community on Sunday, February 5th, at 9:00, 10:15, and 11:30 AM. The public is invited to join in this fun celebration. Each experience will feature free coffee, donuts, and birthday cake for attendees to enjoy, as well as other activities. There are also separate services uniquely designed for students and kids. […]

Celebrating 100 Years of Texas State Parks, Black History Month with Special Events Throughout February

After a January kickoff with record attendance at First Day Hikes across the state, Texas State Parks’ Centennial Celebration continues with a new round of special community events this month. In February, state parks in North Texas, East Texas, Huntsville and San Antonio will host a variety of events, including several that commemorate Black History Month. Everyone is warmly welcomed to join in the fun. At Ray Roberts Lake State Park in North Texas, find out how […]

Spread the Love by Giving the Gift of Life: Members Choice Hosts Blood Drive Ahead of Valentine’s Day

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Members Choice Credit Union (MCCU) is teaming up with the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center to host a blood drive. Each person who gives blood can save up to three lives with just one donation. As a thank you, successful blood donors will receive a complimentary hoodie. To register, visit this link. WHO:           Members Choice Credit Union Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center Members of the local community WHEN:      […]

Katy ISD Announces New Principal for Leonard Elementary School

Jason Sowders Principal at Leonard Elementary School 

Katy ISD has announced Jason Sowders as the new principal of Olga Leonard Elementary School. Sowders, who has over 20 years of educational experience, will join the Leonard Leopards beginning February 20. “I look forward to working with the staff, students, parents, community, and namesake Olga Leonard, to continue the campus’ vision of Leading the Legacy,” said Sowders.  “Since the school’s inception in 2019, the campus has welcomed many new families to our thriving school district.  […]

It’s Rodeo Time! The 80th Annual Katy ISD FFA Livestock Show Kicks Off Feb. 14

For the last 80 years, the Katy ISD FFA Livestock Show has provided opportunities for students to develop and showcase their talents in a diverse range of agricultural pathways.  This year, the District has once again partnered with the Katy Rodeo Committee to continue this tradition during the week of February 14-18 at the Young Agricultural Sciences Center.  Students will compete in categories including steers, goats, lambs, hogs, broilers and rabbits. “This year, we will […]

Houston Habitat for Humanity Hosts Virtual Homeownership Fair

Houston Habitat for Humanity is set to host its first homeownership fair of 2023 on Saturday, February 25 from 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. The free, virtual event is an opportunity for hopeful homeowners to begin learning and planning for this important process. Sponsored by Veritex Community Bank, the fair will present resources and tools needed to become a Houston Habitat homeowner, as well as build a groundwork of essential knowledge useful for anyone looking to better understand the intricacies of […]

Katy’s Fish City Grill Transforms Into First Half Shells Restaurant In Houston

Fish City Grill and Half Shells are restaurants known and loved for their fresh seafood and welcoming atmosphere. Now, the Houston area will have both. For the first time, a Half Shells is opening outside of Dallas-Fort Worth, where the restaurants were born. The new Half Shells Seafood will open in Katy’s La Centerra at Cinco Ranch, in the same space that Fish City Grill occupied until renovations began on Jan 31. Half Shells will […]

Air Force Veteran Receives New Heart, Now Takes Off Into Sky High Future

Houston VA completes first heart transplant. Air Force Veteran John Graves is a self-described “beast” who has always been happiest when he is running, hiking, or doing any kind of physical activity in the great outdoors. After unexpectedly learning he had heart issues about five years ago, Graves’ health went downhill until he could barely walk to the end of his driveway. This week, after becoming the first Veteran heart transplant patient at Houston’s Michael […]