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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, […]

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

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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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 […]

The holiday season brings out best and worst

Christmas brings out the needy, greedy, seedy, and unheedy. It is the best of times. It is the worst of times. The needy. This is the time of year for giving to those who are less fortunate. The charities in this country are phenomenal, both national and local. Top charities include: Toys for Tots, Make a Wish Foundation, Operation Christmas Child, Angel Tree, Salvation Army. And myriad local nonprofit organizations that reach out with warm […]