Katy News

Public’s assistance needed to identify next of kin

To Whom It May Concern: 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. Sincerely, Michelle R. Sanford, Ph.D., D-ABFE ID Coordinator Forensic Investigations   MANUEL M. MORAN – Hispanic Male, 63 Years: Mr. Moran died in the 7900 block […]

City Counterproposes Lawsuit Settlement Offer

By George Slaughter The Katy City Council Monday voted to make a counteroffer on a proposed settlement with a former city emergency management coordinator who sued after her March 2018 firing. Maria Horn Galvez filed suit in September 2018 in state district court. Her suit alleged invasion of privacy or intrusion of seclusion in that city officials reviewed her Facebook Messenger posts, some of which were personal in nature, to obtain information to terminate her […]

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 […]

Home for the Harvest Gift Market 

Save the Date… October 19th-20th, 2019 Stafford Centre- 10505 Cash Rd, Stafford 77477 Saturday 10:00-7:00 & Sunday 10:00-5:00 Home for the Holidays Gift Market is coming to the Stafford/Sugar land area on October 19th and 20th at the Stafford Convention Centre! After 12 years in Katy and 10 years in Galveston, we are coming to Stafford/ Sugar Land area. Come shop with our vendors featuring clothing boutiques, handcrafted jewelry, delectable sweets, unique holiday gifts, home décor and […]

$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 […]

Online Omega Luxury Watch Models Collection

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Katy Rice Festival Enjoys Good Crowds

City Hall is the backdrop for Katy Rice Festival booths along Avenue C – George Slaughter photo

By George Slaughter Katy residents and visitors had much to enjoy at the annual Katy Rice Festival, which continues through tomorrow. Friday evening featured live music, food trucks, a beer garden, and a carnival. Saturday’s events began with a parade that ran east on 10th Street to Drexel Drive, when it turned south and proceeded to 5th Street. There, it turned west, passing by the judges’ stage, at the East Avenue intersection, and then turned […]

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 […]