Local News

Potential Severe Weather on Wednesday

  HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy) – There is a potential for severe weather in Harris County late morning into the early evening hours on Wednesday. According to the National Weather Service (NWS), there’s a slight risk for torrential rain, damaging winds, hail, and isolated tornadoes. These storms may affect the afternoon commute in some areas. […]

The resort-style Amenity Village in Katy's Cane Island, a master-planned community. Courtesy Rise Communities.

Asian American Real Estate Association Honors Cane Island Developer

  CITY OF KATY  (Covering Katy) – Rise Communities, developer of the Katy master-planned community of Cane Island and the Texas 288 master-planned community of Meridiana, has been named Developer of the Year by the Asian American Real Estate Association. Rise Communities was recognized for the quality of its two new communities and for hosting […]

Chris McGraw and his 4 year old son. Courtesy Go Fund Me

Uncle Speaks Out After Kingsland High-Speed Fatal Crash

  KATY (Covering Katy) – Shortly before James “Christian” McGraw had a high-speed fatal accident on Kingsland Boulevard he’d received a message of congratulations from his 4-year-old son and his son’s mother. “Shelby texted him a couple hours before he died and said how proud they were of him, and he texted back with a […]

The Katy parking lot at I-10 and Westgreen Blvd. where a baby was found in a car seat. Courtesy Google

More is Known about Pair Charged with Abandoning Child In Katy Parking Lot

  HOUSTON (Covering Katy) – The Katy man and Houston woman who are accused of abandoning a baby in a Katy parking lot have a history of legal troubles that include drug possession charges. The baby was found in a parking lot at the corner of I-10 and Westgreen Boulevard. Gary Collins, 39, and Sarah […]

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United States Army Field Band and Soldiers’ Chorus to Perform at Thompkins High School

The internationally acclaimed United States Army Field Band & Soldiers’ Chorus of Washington, DC will continue its long tradition of presenting free public performances when it appears at Tompkins High School ~ Performing Arts Center on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 7:00pm. The Army Field Band’s concert in Katy is sponsored by The Conservatory of […]

Typhoon Texas Announces Park Enhancements, Seeks to Fill 1,200 Seasonal Jobs

  KATY (Covering Katy) – Typhoon Texas is preparing for the upcoming summer season by expanding its on-site parking while installing new shade structures, rotating misters and other enhancements. The water park is also looking to hire 1,200 seasonal workers for 2017. “Everything is about making our great, family-friendly water park experience even better for […]

Two Year Old Richmond Boy Needs Bone Marrow Donor

  HOUSTON (KHOU) – Roman Shen is a happy 2-year-old. You wouldn’t know it, but he suffers from Shwachman Diamond Syndrome, or SDS. That means his bone marrow doesn’t work properly and doesn’t make its own white blood cells. The right bone marrow donor match has been hard to find. “Mostly because he is mixed […]