The Fascinating World of Replica Wrestling Belts

Introduction In the world of professional wrestling, champions are crowned and celebrated with grandeur and spectacle. One iconic symbol of wrestling success is the championship belt, a tangible representation of a wrestler’s accomplishments and dedication to the sport. These belts are not only coveted by wrestlers but also by fans, who often seek to own their very own replica wrestling belts. This article delves into the world of replica wrestling belts, exploring their history, craftsmanship, […]

Community Celebration honoring U.S. Veterans

Ben & Emily Davis with their daughters, Jada & Adrianna, with Congressman Troy Nehls

Members of the Katy Texas Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints hosted a community celebration honoring U.S. veterans on Saturday, November 11th. Featured speakers included U.S. Congressman Troy Nehls, Fulshear Mayor Aaron Groff and Valerie James of Veteran Advocates, Services & Training. The theme of the celebration focused on thanking the many veterans who sacrificed so much to ensure our current freedoms. President Shad Hanis of the Katy Texas Stake, who […]

Texas A&M University System enrollment increase tops in Texas

The 11 universities in The Texas A&M University System added more students than any other public university system in the state this year, according to fresh data from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. The A&M System’s fall 2023 enrollment of 154,865 students was 5,850 more than last year’s enrollment across all 11 universities. “These enrollment numbers are proof our commitment to making higher education both accessible and affordable is working,” said John Sharp, Chancellor […]

The road to adoption is filled with support, guidance

By Jesse Booher Children and families around the world are celebrating November as National Adoption Month. Those of us who work with children each day are grateful for these families, and during this special month, we recognize the need to continue finding the loving families that all children deserve. The need is certainly there. In Texas over the past year, nearly 4200 children left foster care to adoptive homes. As recently as September of 2023, […]

Texas Master Naturalist Program Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Over the last 25 years, more than 15,300 Texas Master Naturalist volunteers have made their mark by dedicating their time to helping protect and conserve the state’s natural resources. Their impact spans across more than 256,000 acres of Texas’ landscapes from the lush tidal marshes of the Gulf Coast to the arid vistas of the Trans Pecos. Established in 1998 as a partnership between the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD), the Texas […]

The Houston Food Bank Returns to Royal

The Houston Food Bank will be returning to Royal. The dates are as follows, and the flyer is attached. They will join us on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month from 4-7 pm, and food will be available while supplies last. Click here to volunteer. November 15th December 6th December 13th (to replace 12/20 – holiday) January 17th January 31st (to replace 1/3 – holiday) February 7th February 21st March 6th March 20th […]

The Women’s Fund Hosts Holiday Membership Luncheon with Houston Book Author

Friday, December 1, 2023 The Women’s Fund for Health Education and Resiliency, a nonprofit providing Houston-area women and girls with the tools needed to be advocates for their health, is hosting the annual Holiday Membership Luncheon at Tony’s on Friday, December 1, 2023, at 11:30 a.m. The luncheon will feature a presentation titled “Two by Two” by Nancy Bynon, co-author of “Two by Two: Conversations Between Friends Navigating Breast Cancer”. Copies of the book will be available […]

This Veterans Day, Saturday, Nov. 11, McDonald’s restaurants across Houston will honor military servicemen and servicewomen

This Veterans Day, Saturday, Nov. 11, McDonald’s restaurants across Houston will honor military servicemen and servicewomen with a free breakfast combo meal or regular combo meal. Veterans and current members of the military are invited to enjoy their free meal by visiting participating restaurants and showing their Military ID. The offer can be redeemed for a Combo Meal, which includes favorites like the Quarter Pounder with cheese or Filet-o-Fish with medium fries and your choice […]

Free Legal Clinic for Veterans, November 4 in Katy Event part of Texas Veterans Legal Aid Week

(Houston – October 17, 2023) – Veterans can visit a free, in-person legal clinic on Saturday, November 4, from 9:00 a.m.-noon, at the Katy VA Outpatient Clinic, 750 Westgreen Blvd., 77450. Volunteer attorneys will offer advice and counsel on legal issues including family law, wills and probate, consumer law, tax law, property issues, and disability. The clinic is part of Texas Veterans Legal Aid Week, a statewide effort to provide legal clinics and pro bono […]

“Wine & Wander” October 20th at the Oliver Whitener-Roy Winkler Pavilions

Join us for “Wine & Wander” October 20th from 5-7pm at the Oliver Whitener-Roy Winkler Pavilions at the Texas Cotton Gin Museum. Come shop with some great dealers and vendors, enjoy heavy appetizers catered by Blue Willow Cafe, sip local wines from Busted Oak Cellars and meads from Rohan Meadery, all while listening to the soulful music of Samuel Paul Brown! The shopping and fun continues with “Music & Margaritas” at Flown the Coop, plus even […]