Katy ISD School Board. Back Row: George Scott, Charles Griffin, Bryan Michalsky, Henry Dibrell Front Row: Ashley Vann, Rebecca Fox, Courtney Doyle

Four Katy School Board Members Scold their President and Sgt. at Arms

  KATY (Covering Katy) – A longtime observer of Katy School Board politics characterized what happened at Tuesday night’s meeting as epic, which is defined as heroic, grand and monumental. Four of the seven members of the Katy Independent School District Board of Trustees put a stop to what they believed was improper conduct concerning […]

Charles Griffin stands next to the only structure on his Sealy property with a roof. Covering Katy photo

Did Dibrell Want Attempted Fake News Smear of Griffin Amplified by Covering Katy?

  KATY (Covering Katy) – Katy Independent School District board member Charles Griffin believes someone is attempting to spread fake news in order to smear his reputation. His concern came after a Houston Chronicle reporter called him earlier this month questioning whether he was a resident of Katy or had moved to Sealy, where he […]

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Tays Busing: Part II: Hazardous Routes

This is the second in a three-part series concerning busing to Katy Independent School District’s Tays Junior High. In the first story, Covering Katy investigated the district’s claim that sections of the Highland Park neighborhood are ineligible for bus service due to their proximity to the school. In this story, Covering Katy will address parental […]

A rendering of Katy's second stadium which is currently under construction. - Courtesy Katy ISD

Second Stadium Name Recommendation Revealed

KATY (Covering Katy) – The Katy Independent School District Second Stadium Naming Advisory Committee is recommending that the new football stadium not be named after a person, but be named “Legacy Stadium.” The Katy School District has recently adopted the slogan “Be the Legacy.” The name Legacy Stadium would seemingly cement that slogan for decades to […]

Katy ISD Board Election Ballot Set

Story updated to include comments from Candace Perkins. All Incumbents Face Challengers CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy)—The field is set for the Katy Independent School District Board of Trustee races. Filing deadline for the May 6 ballot was Friday afternoon. All three incumbents up for re-election—Henry Dibrell, Courtney Doyle and Ashley Vann—have filed to reclaim their […]