Top Ideas For Designing The Perfect Coworking Space

A coworking space is a great way for freelancers, entrepreneurs, and independent workers to be more productive. Not only does it give them an office away from home or an inspiring shared workspace, but they also have the opportunity to meet with other like-minded people in a similar position in a space filled with ambient noise-ideal for nailing down creative ideas. The coworking space needs to be beautifully designed to encourage creativity.  It’s not just […]

Katy-Area Week 8 Football Roundup: Katy Defeats Cinco Ranch

Tompkins senior linebacker Bryce Shaink (32) hauls down Morton Ranch running back Santana Scott (3) in the backfield. (Terry Carter/UD Photos.com photo)

By George Slaughter For Katy Tigers fans, Saturday’s cooler weather and the other Saturday attractions, including the monthly Katy Market Day and first annual Katy Heritage Carnival, were welcome. But the Tigers’ 49-3 win over Cinco Ranch Saturday at Legacy Stadium was even more welcome. The win puts the Tigers at 8-0 overall, 4-0 in District 19-6A, going into a bye week. The Cougars are 4-3 overall, 1-2 in district. Katy scored on its second […]

Sen. Cruz Introduces Bill to Disrupt Illicit Metals Mining and Trafficking

Senator Ted Cruz

U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Thom Tillis (R-N.C.), and Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) last week introduced legislation to disrupt illicit gold mining and trafficking of other precious metals that are commonly used to fund terrorist groups and rogue regimes. This bill would empower the United States to take action against those complicit in mining and moving these resources. Sen. Cruz previously introduced this legislation in early 2019. Last month, Sen. Cruz joined […]

Professional Women’s Network Of Houston Names Honoree For FHPW’s Women Of Excellence

JoAnn Cooper

Katy Resident, JoAnn Cooper named as a 2021 Woman of Excellence JoAnn Cooper, Senior Loan Officer and Branch Manager at 1st NWM Corporation, the TX branch of 1st Nationwide Mortgage Corporation, has been named a Woman of Excellence by the Federation of Houston Professional Women (FHPW).  Having been selected by the Professional Women’s Network of Houston (PWNH), Cooper was chosen because she has shown leadership, dedication and service to her organization, her community, and her business. As […]

The Guide for First Time Gamers on Online Casino

Online casinos can be a fun and enjoyable activity. If you’re a first-timer, click here to find out how to start playing. Playing in an online casino can be as daunting as it is exciting, especially for first-timers. After all, there are many things you’ll need to consider before you sign-up on a website, and any oversight or mistake can have a significant impact on your gaming experience. However, the good news is that getting […]

Man in Hospital Following Family Violence Disturbance in Fort Bend County

By George Slaughter A man is in unknown condition at an area hospital following a shooting incident in Sugar Land. Deputies responded to a family violence disturbance involving weapons around 9 p.m. Tuesday. The incident occurred in the 15300 block of Griggs Point in Sugar Land.   Upon arrival, deputies encountered a suspect who displayed a gun before barricading himself within the home.   Deputies said the suspect fired several shots. Meanwhile, the deputies made […]

Fort Bend County Man Charged with Murdering His Mother

Kenneth Ray McMayon (Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office photo)

By George Slaughter A Fort Bend County man is in jail after being charged with murdering his mother. Sheriff’s deputies responded to a reported homicide Sunday morning in the 2500 block of FM 360 in Rosenberg. There, they discovered Jeanette Owens McMayon, 81, had died of an assault that occurred in her home. Deputies investigated, interviewed witnesses, and conducted a search at the home. They arrested and charged her son, Kenneth Ray McMayon, 50, with […]

Handy Tricks To Make Moving To Your New House Easy

Moving to a new house can be difficult, but it doesn’t have to be. With these handy tricks, you will have everything you need for the move, and it will go smoothly! Ask For Help Make sure to ask the people you know for help in your move.  Ask them which items they want when they visit, whether or not you can store some of their old furniture, and what they would like done with […]

Houston Symphony’s October Classical Concerts Promise Berlioz’s Macabre Symphonie Fantastique Just In Time For Halloween

Dame Jane Glover leads Mendelssohn’s Musical Portrait of a Famed Scottish Landmark Houston Symphony Principals Rian Craypo and Aralee Dorough Step Into the Soloist Spotlight The Houston Symphony is observing Halloween this year with a weekend of performances of Hector Berlioz’s masterpiece of the macabre, Symphonie fantastique. This month’s classical subscription concerts feature the famed Berlioz symphonic wild ride, as well as Dame Jane Glover’s and Italian conductor Jader Bignamini’s return to the Jones Hall podium, […]

Katy-Area Week 4 Football Roundup: Katy Defeats The Woodlands

Katy senior receiver Antonio Silva (9) battles for yard after a catch against two Highlander defenders. (Photo by Terry Carter/UDPhotos.com)

By George Slaughter Junior running back Seth Davis rushed for two touchdowns to help lead the Katy Tigers to a 21-14 win over The Woodlands Thursday night at Rhodes Stadium. Davis finished the game with 21 carries for 223 yards. After the Highlanders took an early 7-0 lead, Davis scored the first of his touchdowns on a six-yard run with 6:07 remaining in the first quarter. His second touchdown came on a 49-yard run late […]