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Facebook Walks Away from News but Covering Katy has Solutions

  MENLO PARK, California (Covering Katy News) – Facebook is putting less news on your feed these days, so if you’ve seen fewer posts from sites like Covering Katy it’s not because we’re producing fewer stories. “Facebook is basically getting out of the news distribution business, but we’ve been ready for this day for a long […]

Academy is headquartered on North Mason Road in Katy. Covering Katy photo

Academy Names Chief Financial Officer

  KATY (Covering Katy News) – Katy based  Academy Sports + Outdoors has promoted Michael Mullican to be Chief Financial Officer.  It’s a position he has held on an interim basis since September 2017. “I look forward to leading a strong and talented finance team that has the company well-positioned to continue on its trajectory of improved business […]

James Ross was recently appointed general manager of Katy Mills. - Simon photo

Ross brings ‘Fresh Perspective’ to Katy Mills

  CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) –  James Ross was recently named general manager of Katy Mills, replacing Don Massey who held the post for several years. The announcement was made by Simon, the mall’s owner. “Through James’ experience, dedication and leadership, Katy Mills is positioned for continued growth as a premier shopping destination,” […]

The Rouxpour is under renovation at LaCenterra - Covering Katy photo

New Orleans Style Rouxpour Restaurant is Coming to LaCenterra

  KATY (Covering Katy News) – Renovation work is underway at the former Bonefish Grill location at LaCenterra. Construction crews are turning the location into a Rouxpour Restaurant and Bar. It was nearly a year ago that the Bonefish abruptly locked its doors, and the stand-alone building has been empty ever since. The New Orleans-inspired Rouxpour […]

A sign at the former Cycle Bar at LaCenterra.

Cycle Bar Rides Out of LaCenterra Under Cover of Darkness

  KATY (Covering Katy) – The boutique fitness club Cycle Bar in LaCenterra closed its doors on Saturday night Dec. 30, 2017. The sudden and unexpected closing leaves customers who have memberships and gift cards wondering if they will get a refund. Cycle Bar promotes itself as a “premium indoor cycling franchise.” Covering Katy reached […]

Courtesy Embassy Suites Houston West Katy

Mac Haik Opens Katy Area Hotel at Park 10

  WEST HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) – Mac Haik Hospitality has opened the Embassy Suites by Hilton Houston West-Katy, a 208-suite hotel which is managed by Aimbridge Hospitality. The upscale, full-service all-suite hotel is located near the Park 10 Business District just south of Interstate 10, about 2 miles from Katy. Featuring two-room suites, the […]