Education

Fox, Champagne Sworn In As Katy ISD Trustees

Rebecca Fox (Rebecca Fox photo)

By George Slaughter Rebecca Fox and Dawn Champagne were sworn into office Monday night at the Katy Independent School District Board of Trustees meeting. Fox, a motivational speaker, was elected to serve in the Position 6 seat. Fox rejoins the board after losing a reelection bid in 2019. Champagne, who works in retail sales, was reelected to her second term in the Position 7 seat. Following the swearing-in ceremony, trustees selected Greg Shulte as board […]

New HCC Campus to Open in 2022 on Colonial Parkway, Near UH-Katy Campus

By George Slaughter Houston Community College President Dr. Zachary Hodges provided the Katy City Council with an update Monday on the college’s plans to relocate its Katy campus further west, closer to the city itself. The new location will be at 22910 Colonial Parkway, across the street from the University of Houston Katy campus. HCC planned to have the campus opened by now, but weather and pandemic challenges have pushed out the opening to next […]

Looking for a Home Care Worker? Here’s How to Hire One

Watching our loved ones age but not having the time to take care of them during this tough period of their life can be heartbreaking, but fortunately, professional home care workers can be a massive help. When it comes to hiring a caregiver for in-home help, you need to choose someone who gets along with your loved one and is trained to professionally care for them. Finding that ideal person is easier said than done, […]

5 Benefits of Choosing a Carbon Fiber Wedding Band for Men

The men who admire technical lines, beautiful aesthetics, and lightweight performance; carbon fiber is undoubtedly the perfect option. And if you’re searching for a durable yet attractive ring, then a carbon fiber wedding band may be the right choice for you. The carbon fiber material is gaining popularity due to its automotive and aerospace applications. Recently, jewelers have started to use carbon fiber in wedding rings to boost the design. However, some rings are not […]

Understanding The 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund

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The events of September 11, 2001 were horrible to those at ground zero, those around Lower Manhattan, and the world at large. On top of the 2,977 deaths and over 25,000 injuries, thousands of people in the vicinity contracted long-term health conditions. As this was not their fault, the federal government saw it best to offer financial help to victims of the 9/11 attacks and their families. Thus, the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund (VCF) was […]

Were You Injured In A Car Accident? Here’s How To Hold The Responsible Party Liable

Car accidents are no joke, especially the ones where someone gets injured. That is why you have to know how to make the best out of a bad situation and hold the responsible party liable for the crash. A good lawyer can make a big difference in this situation, but there is more to it. Follow this article to learn how to hold the person who caused the accident responsible. How Do You Hold The […]

Heat Pump Buying Tips From the Experts

With modern times comes modern heating and cooling systems, and we should be grateful for the numerous options available. One such system is a heat pump. Installing a heat pump allows houses to be heated and cooled efficiently, with significant savings in terms of electricity bills. Now, in order to buy a pump, you are going to need a professional review. Here are some tips you might find useful when you decide to buy a […]

What is the Meaning Behind Father’s Day?

Father’s Day takes place on 20th June 2021. It’s an annual tradition that gets celebrated in the UK and many countries across the world. The date changes each year because it always falls on the third Sunday of June. Father’s Day is a common calendar occurrence, but this wasn’t always the case. We decided it worth exploring how Father’s Day came to be and how people still celebrate it. History of Father’s Day The history […]

CBD Myths vs. Realities 

Lately, there has been a growing interest in CBD around the world, this is mainly because it has been confirmed through different studies and trials that this compound has many therapeutic benefits for the human body. Nowadays we can find cannabidiol in different products such as best organic CBD oil creams, soaps, capsules, and even in edible form. However, it is true that the consumption of cannabidiol and the proliferation of its various uses, can […]

6 Ways To Lose Weight And Not Feel Deprived

Weight loss is one of those goals most of us set in January, to get on it right after the holidays, but usually fail to do so and just postpone it for the next year. Why is it so hard to lose weight? Well, there are several reasons, many of them psychological, and a few simply a bodily reaction.     The main issue we have is with hunger, creeping up on us daily and […]