Before and after photos of the flooded LaBalance Cuisine

LaBalance Restaurant Hopes to Rebuild after Flooding

KATY (Covering Katy News) – Manuel Atenco considered shutting down his Cinco Ranch restaurant after Hurricane Harvey because his insurance did not cover flooding, and his requests for assistance were rejected by the Small Business Association and FEMA.  Now, a fundraising campaign has him halfway to his goal of raising $10,000 to rebuild and reopen […]

Katy ISD Football Schedule and Scoreboard

This Weekend’s Katy ISD Football Games and the Final Scores Check this page often as it will be updated with schedules, final scores, and standings. This week’s featured game will be Katy vs. Cinco Ranch, set for 6:30 p.m. Friday at Legacy Stadium. Both teams won their respective openers. Cinco Ranch defeated Memorial, 47-10, while […]

From Left: Bridget Parmenter and Emily Poux

St. John XXIII Students Named National Merit Semifinalists

  KATY (Covering Katy News) – Two students from St. John XXIII College Preparatory School in Katy have been named semifinalists in the 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Seniors Bridget Parmenter and Emily Poux were named National Merit Semifinalists for 2018. Overall there are 16,000 students who were named semifinalists. Parmenter and Poux now […]

The Corn Maze at Dewberry Farm - Dewberry Farm photo

Dewberry Farm Offers Free Admission to those Affected by Hurricane Harvey

BROOKSHIRE, Texas (Covering Katy News) – One hundred people who have been harmed by Hurricane Harvey will be given free admission to Dewberry Farm. Organizers are asking people to nominate affected families for free admission to Dewberry’s fall festival. “Hurricane Harvey caused so much devastation. Our hearts broke for those who were displaced because of […]

Portable classrooms at Creech University on Sunday Sept. 17 - CK photo

More Students, Destroyed Files, and a Relocated Elementary School – Dr. Hindt Updates School Board on Harvey Recovery

  KATY (Covering Katy News) – Hurricane Harvey caused the Katy Independent School District to grow in size. In a time of numerous surprises for Superintendent Lance Hindt, he seemed genuinely pleased that 81 additional students were enrolled in the school district when classes resumed on Sept. 11, 2017. It was possible that the school […]

Courtesy Scott Callahan

Katy Strong T-Shirt Sales to Benefit Ballard House and Fort Bend Animal Shelter

  KATY (Covering Katy News) – T-Shirts emblazoned with Katy strong are on sale and proceeds will go to the Ballard House and the Fort Bend County Animal Shelter. The sponsors of the t-shirt fundraising drive are the law firm of Scott Callahan, Covering Katy News, Percento Technologies, Synergen, Shower Doors of Houston, Clarity Glass […]