Texas

9 Famous Musicians & Artists from Katy, Texas

No other news gets you surprised and swelling with pride at the same time as much as hearing that someone from your city has made it big. A lot of people seem to think that celebrities or musicians like a famous female guitarist, only come from rich cities and neighborhoods, like 90210 and New York. What most people often forget is that talent also exists outside the big cities and new and even more wonderful […]

Historic Rainfall To Continue Deluging South Central States

“Not only is there a likelihood of life-threatening flash flooding during the event but also a slow-motion disaster brought on by rising river levels. High water may take days if not a week or more to recede below flood stage,” AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Alex Sosnowski said.  AccuWeather Global Weather Center – May 19, 2021 –  With heavy rain pounding the South Central states day after day, rainfall amounts have soared to historic levels as residents gear up […]

Texans for Responsible Aggregate Mining (TRAM), forms Partnership with Lawmakers and Industry to Align Texas’s Aggregates Industry

Statewide landowner led coalition, Texans for Responsible Aggregate Mining (TRAM), forms to partner with lawmakers and industry to align Texas’s aggregates industry with the needs of communities across the state. Landowner and resident groups from around the state have formed a coalition, Texans for Responsible Aggregate Mining (TRAM), to work with policy makers, state agencies, and aggregates companies to address the undesirable impacts of Texas’s growing aggregates industry. Fermín Ortiz, a Llano County rancher states […]

Airbnb Initiates Party House Crackdown in Texas, Takes Action Against 80+ Listings for Violations

TEXAS – Airbnb today announced a crackdown on party houses throughout Texas. As a part of this effort, over 80 listings across the state that have received complaints or otherwise violated our policies on parties and events have been suspended or removed from the Airbnb platform.  This follows Airbnb’s policy change to ban parties at Airbnb listings globally until further notice. The vast majority of hosts in Texas contribute positively to their neighborhoods and economy, and they […]

2nd Annual Celebrate the Constitution Rally – Hearne, Texas

Constitution Day Gathering Over the Weekend with Family Day at the Park Hearne, Texas (September 8, 2020) – Politicians, Public Servants, and some in the Military and Law Enforcement all swear an oath to defend our U.S. Constitution, but often it seems that once in office many forget their oath or seem to go out of their way to ignore the Constitution and the supporting amendments to usurp our God-given rights. Celebrate the Constitution Rally […]

PAWZUP Is Coming To Katy, TexaS

The most fun you’ll ever have with your dog. Katy, TX – Peace. Love. Dogs. PawzUp DogFest will bring its next huge Dog Festival to Katy,Texas on April 24, 2021, from 10am – 2pm. WOOFSTOCK: PEACE LOVE DOGS is a summer celebration of community and dogs of all shapes and sizes. Vendors, Food, Drinks, and a DJ spinning a great mix of music from that special summer of 1969 and beyond, are all in store for you and your dogs. […]

In the Midst of Pandemic, The Toasted Yolk Café Opens Franchises in Katy and Cypress, Texas  

The Toasted Yolk Café (TYC) opened two new restaurants in July. These are the first new Toasted Yolk Café restaurants to open since the start of the Covid-19 outbreak, and sales at both started strong and are tracking with pre-Covid-19 TYC openings. “It appears that because TYC is in the breakfast and lunch segment, sales have not been hurt as much as other higher priced restaurants,” said Paul W. Vernon, Executive Vice President in the Retail […]

FIREDISC® Donates Cookers in Support of Katy, Texas, Fire Departments

HOUSTON, TEXAS, April 21, 2020 — During the difficult times our country is currently facing, firefighters continue to risk their lives and health in order to provide the communities they serve with primary fire and emergency medical services. From Thursday, April 16 through Monday, April 20, Griff and Hunter Jaggard, co-founders of FIREDISC® Cookers, visited fire stations in their hometown of Katy, Texas, to deliver brand-new cookers for the crews to enjoy. “As a company dedicated to giving […]

AG Paxton Defends Religious Freedom and Due Process for Churches of Magnolia, Texas

Attorney General Ken Paxton

AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton supported churches in the City of Magnolia as they defend their ability to have their day in court after the city decided to charge houses of worship and other nonprofits higher water rates than everyone else in the city. The churches argue the city’s new water rates for tax-exempt entities violate the Texas Religious Freedom Restoration Act (TRFRA) and other Texas law. The City of Magnolia initiated a lawsuit to […]

AG Paxton Defends Religious Freedom and Due Process for Churches of Magnolia, Texas

Attorney General Ken Paxton

AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton supported churches in the City of Magnolia as they defend their ability to have their day in court after the city decided to charge houses of worship and other nonprofits higher water rates than everyone else in the city. The churches argue the city’s new water rates for tax-exempt entities violate the Texas Religious Freedom Restoration Act (TRFRA) and other Texas law. The City of Magnolia initiated a lawsuit to […]