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Courtney Doyle

Katy School Board Member Courtney Doyle to Run for Re-Election

KATY  (Covering Katy) – Courtney Doyle has announced her campaign for re-election to the Katy Independent School District’s Board of Trustees, Position 4. Mrs. Doyle has served on the Katy ISD Board of Trustees since May 2014. Below is the unedited statement from her campaign. Dedication, Vision, Determination Courtney and her family moved to Katy 8 1/2 […]

An artists drawing of Willowfork Fire Station 3

Willowfork Fire Department to Build Third Fire Station with Cash on Hand

  KATY (Covering Katy) – Fort Bend County Emergency Services District No. 2 and the Willowfork Fire Department will soon begin the construction phase of the District’s third fire station. The station will be built with cash on hand meaning taxpayers will not have to pay interest on bonds. The total cost is nearly $4 million. […]

Dr. Lance Hindt, Katy ISD Superintendent - Covering Katy photo by Dennis Spellman

Hindt Blasts State’s New Accountability Ranking System

  KATY (Covering Katy) – Katy Independent School District Superintendent Lance Hindt is no fan of the new school district ranking system which stamps an A through F ranking on each district in the state. He says the state did not provide school districts the rules before they issued the rankings. “We continue to wait for […]

Katy City Hall - Courtesy: Durotech

City of Katy Adopts Certification Pay Policy

CITY OF KATY (CoveringKaty)—The Katy City Council Monday night passed an ordinance that amends the city’s personnel policies by adopting a certification pay policy. Under the policy, which goes into effect immediately, the city will pay for advanced training and professional development of city employees. In a note to the city council, City Administrator Byron […]

Weapons found during the bust of two men who are not in the US legally. Courtesy FBCSO

Federal Government Failure Leads to Hard Drugs and Weapons in Fort Bend County

FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy) – A man who has been deported from the U.S. twice before is now in the Fort Bend County jail after a major drug, weapons and stolen auto bust and Sheriff Troy Nehls want to know why the man is is able to continue coming back to the United States. […]