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Double Shooting on the Katy Freeway Feeder at Westgreen

  KATY, Texas (Covering Katy) – A woman is in critical condition and a man is in serious condition after being shot on Saturday night as they drove along the Katy Freeway feeder road at Westgreen Boulevard. Detectives with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office say it began with an altercation between two motorists. The shooting […]

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AMP Lending Cuts Ribbon on Grand Parkway Office

KATY (Covering Katy) – The Katy Area Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon cutting for AMP Lending.  AMP is located at 410 W. Grand Pkwy Site 250 , Katy, TX  7749.  Their telephone number is  281-391-5363. Below is information taken from the AMP website: We’re a full service mortgage lender with an experienced staff offering expertise […]

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Layoffs at Academy Sports Katy Corporate Office

  KATY (Covering Katy) – Academy Sports + Outdoors announced Thursday afternoon that it is laying off approximately 100 employees at it’s corporate headquarters on North Mason Road in Katy. The company says it’s part of a strategic reorganization. The layoffs are reportedly being spread across numerous departments and employees will be given severance packages. “Today’s announcement […]