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GROW YOUR OWN | Creating an Edible Garden in the Home Landscape

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Fort Bend County, along with the Fort Bend County Master Gardeners, present Grow Your Own, a six-class program on creating a productive edible garden in the home landscape.  Participants will learn how to start a garden, the keys to success, what to plant and when, and how to reap the benefits of year-round food production in Fort Bend County. All classes will combine indoor and outdoor lessons, and be held from […]

8-year-old Leukemia Patient Returns to School with a special gift

As the kids returned to school this year, excited to see their old friends, one 8-year-old boy’s appearance at a Katy, TX, elementary school was especially poignant.  He left first grade in February of 2017 to begin a life-saving cancer treatment for leukemia. Ethan Helms was six years old when he was rushed to the emergency room. Lymph nodes on his neck had begun to swell, and an x-ray found a malignant tumor in Ethan’s […]

DICK’S Sporting Goods Plans to Hire 158 Seasonal Teammates in Houston as Part of “National Signing Day” on October 24  

PITTSBURGH (October 17, 2018) – DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S.-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, has announced that it will host its own “National Signing Day” on October 24 to support the Company’s hiring efforts for seasonal teammate positions nationwide. DICK’S is looking for exceptional applicants, passionate about sports, to join the nation’s largest sports team at the following locations in the Houston area: Houston, TX (Galleria, Summerwood, Willowbrook) Friendswood, TX (Baybrook) Humble, […]

Katy ISD Hosts Auxiliary Job Fair  

KATY [September 28, 2018] – Looking to work for one of the best school districts in the Houston-Metro area?  Then you’re invited to the Katy Independent School District Auxiliary Job Fair taking place soon!  The District is looking to fill various positions for the Nutrition & Food Services, Maintenance & Operations, Police and Transportation departments. Interested candidates should complete an application at prior to attending the job fair.  Hard copy resumes are recommended for attendees as well […]

Learn Job-Search Survival Tips At Cinco Ranch Branch Library  

Have you been searching for a job and not having any luck? Maybe it’s time for a change in your game plan. Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library will present a free, two-part series of “Job-Search Survival Tips,” beginning on Monday, October 15, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., in the Multi-purpose Room of the library, located at 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy. The series will continue on Tuesday, October 16, at the same place and time. […]

DPS Increases Traffic Enforcement for Labor Day Holiday

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will be joining law enforcement efforts from across the state to increase traffic enforcement during the Labor Day holiday weekend. From Friday, Aug. 31, through Monday, Sept. 3, DPS Troopers will be looking for drivers who violate traffic laws, including impaired drivers, speeders and safety belt violators. “DPS is committed to protecting travelers on our roadways, and Troopers will be working around-the-clock this Labor Day weekend […]

Katy ISD Education Foundation Announces Sewell Automotive Companies as Platinum Investor  

Sewell Automotive Companies Invest in the Katy ISD Education Foundation.

(Katy, TX) – The Katy ISD Education Foundation is pleased to welcome Sewell Automotive Companies as a foundation Platinum Investor by pledging a three-year annual contribution. The Katy ISD Education Foundation’s sole purpose is to fund innovative classroom programs through our Inspiring Imagination teacher grants. The foundation raises the necessary funding and manages the grant application process. Support from investors makes a difference as together we provide educational resources that propel Katy ISD students to excellence and make a positive […]

Fiscal Notes: Paying for Texas Convention Centers

(AUSTIN) — In the August issue of Fiscal Notes, released today, the Comptroller’s office looks at the complex economics of convention centers, a common yet expensive strategy for local economic development. “A convention center is a big investment, and most never turn a profit,” Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar said. “There’s constant pressure to keep convention centers up to date, with more exhibition space, more hotels and entertainment options, luxurious appointments and the latest electronic features. State and […]

Region’s Largest Law Enforcement Hiring Event Scheduled In Houston

The TX-Houston Law Enforcement Hiring Expo, serving much of the Greater Houston region, will be held on Thursday, August 16th, 2018, from 11:00am – 3:00pm at the Houston Marriott South at Hobby Airport, 9100 Gulf Fwy., Houston, TX 77017 This job fair helps bring law enforcement agencies face-to-face with eager job seekers pursuing careers in the law enforcement industry. Job seekers will have time to meet with several agencies, all in the span of just […]