Katy News

How to Stop Living Paycheck-to-Paycheck

The hard reality is that most people live from one paycheck to another. While you might be comfortable at the moment, living this way can be incredibly problematic if something happens to your income. If you lose a job or a loved one gets sick, you’ll find that you struggle to afford bills and keep your family comfortable. For this reason, it’s time to get away from the mentality that it’s fine to live from […]

Simon Youth Foundation Launches Application Period for National Scholarship Program

SYF’s Scholarship Program is part of the national Simon Supports Education initiative. Katy, Tex. (January 16, 2020) – Since the inception of Simon Youth Foundation (SYF) in 1998, shoppers at Simon Malls, Mills, and Premium Outlets have been among SYF’s most ardent supporters, contributing millions of dollars to support SYF’s mission to help students graduate. As a thank you to these loyal supporters, SYF is proud to once again help a deserving graduating senior living near […]

KCM Hosts Super Bowl LIV Watch Party

Watch Party held in conjunction with Souper Bowl of Caring 2020 Food Drive. [Katy, TX, January 16, 2020] The big screens, comfortable seating, a giant inflatable obstacle course, a family friendly setting, good food, and a great cause, all add up to a great game on February 2nd! Katy Christian Ministries (KCM), is set to host their first Super Bowl Faith & Family Watch Party on February 2nd, 2020, at the Waters Church, 2710 N […]

Texas Review Choice Demonstration for Home Health Services “Call to Action” Statement and Background  

Statement Attributable to CMS Administrator Seema Verma “CMS is committed to putting patients over paperwork and protecting taxpayer dollars. To achieve this vision, we must ensure that strengthened enforcement preserves beneficiaries’ choice of services and reduces provider burden. We are continuing to expand implementation of the home health demonstration to providers in Texas to combat fraud and abuse. Providers can choose from three claims review options to ensure the right payments are made at the […]

Kirk Rightmire to be Honored at Celebration of Life Service Friday

Kirk Rightmire

By George Slaughter Kirk Rightmire, 56, who died January 4 after years of battling an autoimmune disease, is being remembered for his community service in the Katy area. Rightmire will be honored with a celebration of life service that is set for 1:30 p.m. in rooms 104-107 at the College of Biblical Studies, 7000 Regency Square Blvd., in Houston. Since July, he had served as director of enrollment services and advising at the college. He […]

February’s activities at the Katy Library

SPECIAL EVENTS Saturday Family Story Time at the Katy Library Family too busy to catch one of the weekday story times? Join us for a fun hour of books, songs, and dances on Saturday, 2/01 at 10:30am! This is a monthly story time on the 1st Saturday of each month. For more information, contact the library at 281-391-3509. The library is located at 5414 Franz Road in Katy, Texas. AARP Tax-Aide at the Katy Library It’s that time again. Stop by to get help filing your taxes every Tuesday from 11:00am-4:30pm. (Signups start […]

Great Investments To Buy If You Spend A Lot Of Time On A Golf Course

If you’re an avid golfer, then you will completely understand not just the art and physics involved in golf. You can also tell exactly just how elated you can be each time a well-struck shot occurs. In fact, you don’t need to be part of Augusta National to be able to relate to the thrill and excitement that comes with playing golf. If you’re among the golf enthusiasts then you know that buying some golfers’ […]

3 Benefits of VoIP That Businesses Can’t Ignore

If there is one thing that businesses simply can’t ignore, it’s the fact that the recent technological advancements have made conducting business much easier. It’s the era of technology, and if you don’t adapt to the changes being made, you and your business will be left behind in the race to excellence. On a daily basis, there are a lot of groundbreaking tools that are being developed to ease the mode of communication and provide […]

7 Successful Sales Tips for Small Business Owners

As a small business, it’s crucial that you have a sales team in place who go above and beyond their call of duty to generate as much revenue as possible for your company. Unlike the large giants who can afford to plow large amounts of cash into marketing and promoting their brand, small businesses need to be more creative in how they sell their products and services. Whether you’re new to the business world, or […]

Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan highlights work of office to Crosby Area Retired Teachers Association

Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan met with the Crosby Area Retired Teachers’ Association at the Riley Chambers Community Center on Jan. 8. County Attorney Ryan visited the group of retired teachers to discuss the work of the County Attorney’s Office.  He discussed the role and responsibilities of the office. The Harris County Attorney’s Office is the largest County Attorney’s Office in Texas employing 115 attorneys and about the same number of support personnel. Ryan said […]