Education

University of Houston, University of Houston-Victoria Officially Open Katy Academic Building  

More than 150 guests joined officials from the University of Houston and the University of Houston-Victoria for the official ribbon cutting and grand opening of the Katy Academic Building.  The new three-story, 80,000-square-foot building will be a shared space for the two sister institutes. “I want to thank you all for your friendship, trust and belief that one short year after groundbreaking, students would be here studying business, education, nursing, engineering and more, preparing to become […]

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic earns national recognition for commitment to improve high blood pressure

The American Heart Association and the American Medical Association announce the 2019 list of physician practices and health systems receiving a Target: BP™ Recognition Award for their commitment to prioritize blood pressure control within the communities they serve   Houston, Oct. 11 — Kelsey-Seybold Clinic is pleased to be recognized by the American Heart Association (AHA) and the American Medical Association (AMA) as a leader in the national effort to get patient blood pressure rates […]

$130M Bush Combat Development Complex construction begins at Texas A&M System RELLIS Campus

Facility named after former President George H. W. Bush COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Texas A&M University System, U.S. Army and Army Futures Command (AFC) officials and the Bush family were on the RELLIS Campus today for the official groundbreaking and naming of the new Bush Combat Development Complex (BCDC), named in honor of former President George H.W. Bush. “We face a complex security environment, one that requires we maintain our competitive edge today while simultaneously building […]

Meet 8 Sites You Never Knew You Needed

Did you know that today, the internet comprises of more than 650 active websites that contain all possible types of information? It doesn’t matter who you are, where you live, or what you’re doing for life. You just open up your browser, do some quick typing and here it is – online websites that you’re welcome to use for free in most cases. We’ve done some work for you and collected some websites that will […]

Katy ISD Provides Parents and the Community with Critical Information about Vaping  

KATY [October 11, 2019] –   Vaping is a health epidemic among today’s youth that is sweeping the country. A vape pen, also known as an electronic cigarette/e-cigarette, is a handheld battery-powered vaporizer that simulates smoking and, like smoking, causes harmful side effects to the user’s health. This month, Katy ISD’s Legacy Parent Academy (LPA), is helping parents understand vaping and why the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is advising parents to talk to their children about […]

Things you need to know before getting payday loans

Payday loans have received a lot of attention in the recent past because of their convenience. However, you should only go for a payday loan after careful consideration. In other words, it is always better to have a clear understanding about how the entire process works. This will assist you to stay away from hassle until you settle the obtained loan amount. On the other hand, it can help you to make an informed decision […]

Grow Your Own – Fall & Winter Garden Color

Fort Bend County Master Gardeners Saturday, October 19th Join the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Fort Bend County, along with the Fort Bend County Master Gardeners for the last in the series of six Grow Your Own classes for 2019.  This sixth class about Fall & Winter Garden Color will cover edibles and flowers to add color and interest to your garden during the fall and winter months.  Ethnic edibles will also be covered. The class […]

Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Planned for New Katy Academic Building

The University of Houston and the University of Houston-Victoria officially will open their new academic building in Katy, Monday, Oct. 14. The grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony begins at 2 p.m. at the facility, 22400 Grand Circle Blvd., Katy, Texas. UH System Chancellor Renu Khator, UH at Katy Associate Vice President Jay Neal and University of Houston-Victoria President Robert “Bob” Glenn are among the speakers. “The programs offered here reflect the professional opportunities available to our […]

Rebounding & Walking: Which is better?

Rebounding and walking both are low-impact but ideal exercise. Each has numerous health benefits. But when it comes to making a fair comparison between rebounding and walking, there is a little difference. These two exercises are simple for people of all ages. Also, they are free-hand exercises. So, you don’t need any exercise types of equipment to start your workout. You can take exercise on the rebounder at home even in your bed room. A […]

The RBC Wealth Management Bad Pants Open

The Oil States team celebrates winning the “baddest pants” award- Nikki Mitchell (Bad Apple), Matt Autenrieth (Sleepy), Lloyd Hajdik (Happy), Mike Kief (Sneezy), Allan Taylor (Prince Charming), Ryan Harry (Dopey), Cindy Taylor (Snow White), Chris Drakey (Grumpy), Joey Trahan (Mirror), Eddie Anderson (Bashful), David Osburn (Evil Queen), Chris Cragg (Doc)

More than 300 golfers wore their baddest pants, played their best golf and raised more than $440,000 for Texas Children’s Newborn Center at the Clubs of Kingwood on Oct. 2. The RBC Wealth Management Bad Pants Open, an annual golf tournament now in its 22nd year, has raised more than $7 million over the last two decades to support continued innovation and excellence in the research, treatment and care of critically-ill and premature infants in the neonatal […]