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Beckendorff Student Among Top Performers at Great Composers Competition

  KATY (Covering Katy News) – Saniya Burman, 13, is a 7th-grade Violist at Beckendorff Jr. high in Katy. She recently won third place in the “Best Debussy Performance” portion of the Great Composers Competition. The Great Composers Competition is a series of international musical events for young instrumentalists, singers, and ensembles. She learned viola from […]

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In-House Music Studio Promotes Healing through Music at Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus

  KATY (Covering Katy) – Families impacted by cancer and blood disorders treated at Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus will benefit from the recently opened Purple Songs Can Fly recording studio at the Katy-area hospital. A first-of-its-kind program, Purple Songs Can Fly, a partner of the Periwinkle Arts In Medicine Program at Texas Children’s Cancer […]

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR – McCaul: ‘United States is finally reclaiming the mantle of leadership on the world stage’

By U.S. Representative Michael McCaul In the absence of American leadership, dangers gather in far-away lands and terrorist threats against our homeland grow. This became explicitly clear as the Obama administration wrapped up its second term, leaving behind a foreign policy legacy that included the establishment and explosion of the Islamic State, a reckless nuclear […]

The location where rescue boats were launched on Westheimer Parkway. CK photo

Congressional Delegation Upset with Proposed Trump Administration Harvey Disaster Aid Request

  WASHINGTON (Covering Katy News) – Congressmen from Katy and surrounding areas are very upset with the amount of federal aid being offered for Hurricane Harvey Relief. The Trump Administration has requested $44 billion from Congress to assist with the Harvey aftermath, as well as the recoveries from other recent hurricanes in Florida, Puerto Rico and […]

Flooding caused by Barker Reservoir overflow. Courtesy David Mann

Mayor Turner after Harvey Disaster Funding Announced: “Houston, we are on our own.”

  HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) – Texas Republicans are not the only people who are upset with the Trump Administration’s proposed funding for disaster relief following the damage left by Hurricane Harvey. “Today’s decision by the federal government to drastically underfund Houston’s flood recovery and flood prevention effort is a formula for future failure,” said […]

Katy ISD Football Schedule and Scoreboard

  This page provides live updated scores during the games, final scores and the upcoming schedules for all 7 Katy ISD football programs.  District 19-6A Standings TEAM OVERALL DISTRICT Katy Tigers 8-0 7-0 Cinco Ranch Cougars 8-1 6-1 Strake Jesuit Crusaders 7-2 5-2 Taylor Mustangs 5-4 4-3 Seven Lakes Spartans 4-6 3-4 Morton Ranch Mavericks […]