Katy News

Houston Methodist West Hospital Offers New Minimally Invasive Treatment that Prevents Stroke

Houston Methodist West Hospital now offers an innovative new procedure called TransCarotid Artery Revascularization (TCAR), a minimally invasive and safe approach for patients at risk of stroke due to carotid artery disease. Carotid artery disease is a form of atherosclerosis, or a buildup of plaque, in the two main arteries in the neck that supply oxygen-rich blood to the brain. If left untreated, carotid artery disease can often lead to stroke; it is estimated to […]

New Dental Office Coming Soon to Katy

Sandra Raouf, DDS and Chris Nguyen, DDS will soon be offering dental services to the community of Katy at their brand-new office, Dental Care at Cross Creek Ranch. The new full-service, state-of-the-art family dental practice is set to open on Friday, December 11. Dental Care at Cross Creek Ranch will be fully equipped with the latest products and equipment available in the dental industry, offering Dr. Raouf, Dr. Nguyen and their dental team the opportunity […]

The Institute of Forensic Science is Requesting the Help of The Public to Locate The Next of Kin For The Deceased Individuals

We are requesting the public’s assistance in locating next of kin for the following deceased individuals. We would appreciate you publishing a brief notice in the next few days in the hopes that family or friends may see the information and contact this office.

Amerisleep Mattress Tips For A Better Night’s Sleep

As the pandemic keeps us closer to home, many of us are putting money into our living spaces that we might have spent on entertainment or dining.  One important area getting a second look: the bedroom. Science-driven sleep technologies have dramatically enhanced bed and bedding options, which now include advanced components for temperature control, air flow, surface modification and support, alongside performance fabrics that encourage more restful sleep and faster recovery. With great Black Friday […]

Black Friday Mattress Deals by Amerisleep, Online and In-Stores

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., November 23, 2020 –– There’s no better time to save on better sleep. Now through Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Amerisleep is hosting its Black Friday mattress sale. Shoppers can get 30% off plus free pillows with any mattress purchase using promo code BF30. As one of the earliest pioneers in the bed in a box industry, Amerisleep has spent over a decade engineering sleep-enhancing products from its award-winning memory foam beds to […]

Caliber Auto Care opens fifth Houston-area center this year in Fulshear; prepares to kick off ‘Season of Savings’ event on Black Friday

Caliber Auto Care, formerly Service First Automotive, continues to expand across Greater Houston with a grand opening of the latest Caliber Auto Care center on FM 1093, in the Fulshear-Katy area. In 2020 alone, Caliber Auto Care has opened five centers around Houston, bringing the total number of Caliber Auto Care centers serving Texas’ largest city to 13. The Fulshear center is now open Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturday […]

HCSO Cracks Down on Package Thieves Ahead of Holiday Shopping Season

The Harris County Sheriff’s Office is ramping up efforts ahead of the holidays to combat package thefts across the county. Black Friday and Cyber Monday kick off the holiday shopping season, a gold mine for porch pirates – or thieves who steal packages outside resident’s homes. This year, retailers are anticipating an uptick in home deliveries due to the ongoing pandemic. As Harris County residents start receiving more mail and packages, the Sheriff’s Office’s Burglary […]

DPS Increases Enforcement for Thanksgiving Holiday

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is encouraging drivers to make safety a top priority this holiday, as increased travel can present additional challenges for drivers. As part of the nationwide Operation CARE (Crash Awareness and Reduction Effort) initiative, DPS Troopers will be increasing patrols beginning Wednesday, Nov. 25, through Sunday, Nov. 29. DPS Troopers will be looking for drivers who violate the law, including those who are […]

HCPH Offers Thanksgiving Week Schedule for COVID-19 Test Sites

All Harris County Public Health (HCPH) COVID-19 test sites will be open Monday-Wednesday, 11/23-11/25, before Thanksgiving on Thursday. Some sites will be open Saturday or Sunday after Thanksgiving.  Get tested now for free, and to stay safe during the holiday and avoid large indoor gatherings. If you do plan on seeing people, HCPH recommends your group have 10 people or less and that you gather outside, where there is better air flow and you can stay 6 […]

5 Things to Avoid in Your Essay

Writing a strong essay is no piece of cake. There are students who struggle with those through their whole study and never get to the point of actually enjoying the process. However, there is a way you can do that. You can always be sure to land good marks and avoid tons of stress by learning certain tips and tricks that make essay writing much easier. You can start mastering the craft of academic writing […]