Public Input Sought on Texas Freshwater Fishing Regulation Proposals for 2021-2022

AUSTIN – Changes to length and bag limits for blue and channel catfish statewide and at specific locations highlight this year’s list of proposed freshwater fishing regulation changes. The proposed changes also include minor modifications to passive gear float dimensions. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is taking public comment on the following proposed changes to the 2021-2022 Statewide Recreational and Commercial Fishing Proclamation, with input to be considered before any action by the Texas Parks and Wildlife […]

County Judge Lina Hidalgo Statement on Biden Administration to Increase Vaccine Capacity

Judge Lina Hidalgo statement on the Biden Administration’s announcement to increase COVID-19 vaccine capacity in Harris County: “We’re grateful for the Biden administration’s aggressive push to increase vaccination capacity across our region, and for taking us up on our offer to use Harris County’s NRG Park as a vaccination site. Reaching herd immunity is the keystone to recovering from this pandemic and getting our economy at full force again, but we’ll only get there if we […]

Sen. Cruz: We Need to Focus on Helping Americans Beat this Pandemic, Not Wasting Time on Impeachment

Senator Ted Cruz

Appears on ‘Hannity’ and ‘The Hugh Hewitt Show’ to discuss impeachment and the Biden administration U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) this week appeared on ‘The Hugh Hewitt Show’ and Fox News’ ‘Hannity’ to discuss the Democrats’ impeachment efforts and the Biden administration’s dangerous energy policies. Excerpts are below. WATCH: Cruz on Fox: Democrats Are Using Impeachment as a Form of Petty Retribution On the Democrats’ latest effort to impeach former President Trump, Sen. Cruz said: “The Democrats are […]

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School Board to Consider Placing $676 Million Bond on Ballot

By George Slaughter The Katy Independent School District Board of Trustees will soon consider whether to place a $676 million bond on the May 1 ballot after a bond advisory committee recommended Wednesday that the board do so. The bond package has four propositions: Proposition A: New schools, renovations, safety & security and building component replacements, for $591,368,568. Proposition B: Classroom & campus technology, for $59,755,242. Proposition C: Natatorium for the new High School #10, […]

Katy ISD Virtual Learning School Registration Opens Monday

By George Slaughter Registration for the Katy Virtual School, an online program that enables students to acquire graduation credits and expand their learning opportunities, begins Monday. Susan Richards, instructional technology e-learning manager for the Katy Independent School District, said the virtual school is different from the Katy Virtual Academy, which is the online learning model implemented due to the coronavirus pandemic. “Katy Virtual School provides online learning that offers a flexible, online experience, which helps […]

Houston, Katy Schools Named Prestigious ‘State Schools of Character’

Six Harmony Public Schools campuses named official Texas ‘State Schools of Character’ in total. Six campuses from Harmony Public Schools – including three in Greater Houston – were named official Texas “State Schools of Character” Monday for their outstanding efforts in promoting cultures of character in their schools and communities. The awards were announced Monday by Character.org, a national advocate and leader for character development in schools.  Each year, Character.org certifies schools and districts at the state level […]

Libraries Present Online Genealogy & Local History Programs For Black History Month

In recognition of Black History Month, Fort Bend County Libraries’ Local History and Genealogy Department will present two online programs in February for family-history researchers and local-history buffs, with special focus on African-American history. These online, pre-recorded videos can be viewed on the Fort Bend County Libraries website – www.fortbend.lib.tx.us — by clicking on the “Classes and Events” tab and selecting “Virtual Programs,” and then finding the programs on the dates listed. On Monday, February 8, Genealogy and Local History […]