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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 […]

Katy residents who were evacuated by boat on Aug. 29, 2017. CK photo

Effort Underway to Help Katy ISD Teachers, Students and Staff Harmed by Flooding

  KATY (Covering Katy News) – The Katy Independent School District Education Foundation has kicked off a $60,000 funding campaign to help students, staff, and family members who have been devastated by the flood waters of Hurricane Harvey. As of 1:30 a.m. Saturday morning, the organization was more than halfway to meeting its goal – […]

Construction on the UHV Katy Commons building began in April. Rendering Courtesy UHV

UHV Names Interim Business School Dean

KATY (Covering Katy News) – A former business school dean and financial bond analyst is the new interim dean of the University of Houston-Victoria School of Business Administration. UHV has a satellite campus in Katy. James Jordan-Wagner started his position at UHV on Monday, replacing former dean Farhang Niroomand, who resigned at the end of […]

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Places to Shelter, Donate, Volunteer

  If your organization wants to be added to this list, send us your contact information to info@coveringkaty.com. Donations: CrossPoint Community Church – 700 Westgreen Blvd, Katy, TX 77450 The Fellowship – 22765 Westheimer Pkwy, Katy, TX 77450. St. Bartholomew Catholic Church -They are providing clothing, bedding, shoes, toiletries, etc. Supplies are available for those who were […]

Flood debris found in a Cinco Ranch neighborhood. - CK photo

Tips to Help Prevent Disaster Fraud

HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) – There is a lot of misinformation circulating about inspections, and disaster cleanup according to the Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management.  Sometimes scam artists use this misinformation to take advantage of people who are attempting to recover from a natural disaster. Here’s how to protect yourself […]

Evacuees at Exley Elementary School. CK photo

Festival of Hope for Harvey Victims

Sunday September 24th 12 p.m.-9p.m. – Willow Fork Drainage District’s Central Green at LaCenterra Shopping Center KATY (Covering Katy News) – The National Hispanic Professional Organization, Katy Rocks, the Katy Contemporary Art Museum, Listo Translating, Bullrito’s Katy, The Amobi Okoye Foundation’s Tackle Hunger program, Clothed by Faith, LaCenterra and the Willow Fork Drainage District have joined […]