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Katy ISDCinco Ranch High School, Principal James Cross, Tiffany Yu, Trisha Madhaven, Charles Griffin, Katy School Board

Katy ISD Announces Valedictorians and Salutatorians

  KATY (Katy ISD) –  Katy ISD has announced the top two students from each high school who are ranked highest academically in their respective graduating classes. These students have worked extremely hard from the very first day of their ninth grade year until the last day of their senior year. Many of them are […]

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Katy ISD Announces New Assistant Superintendent  

  KATY (Covering Katy) – The Katy ISD Board of Trustees unanimously voted to name Dr. Dawn Carlson-Scruggs as the Assistant Superintendent for Elementary School Leadership and Support. The Katy ISD Board of Trustees unanimously voted to name Dr. Dawn Carlson-Scruggs as the Assistant Superintendent for Elementary School Leadership and Support. Dr. Carlson-Scruggs has worked in the […]

The Untold Relationship between the Katy Area EDC and Katy Magazine

Puffery for a Price: How the Katy Area EDC Buys its Positive Press from Katy Magazine KATY (Covering Katy) – For several years Katy-area leaders have complained to Covering Katy that the Katy Area Economic Development Council takes credit for economic development deals that it has little or no responsibility for delivering. Now, Covering Katy […]

Benjamin Rehfeld, Valedictorian

St. John XXIII Announces Valedictorian and Salutatorian for 2017

  KATY – St. John XXIII College Preparatory has named the Valedictorian and Salutatorian for 2017.  Valedictorian is Benjamin James Rehfeld and Salutatorian is Madison Ann Deane. Valedictorian Benjamin J. Rehfeld will be attending the University of Texas in Austin in the fall, planning to major in computer science. During his time at St. John XXIII College […]

Katy Area EDC Continues Move Away from Helping Katy ISD Taxpayers

KATY (Covering Katy) – The Katy Area Economic Development Council is continuing to seek Waller County development deals. By doing so it has assumed functions that were not a part of its original charter of bringing a new tax base to the Katy Independent School District. Leaders in Waller County and within the Katy ISD […]

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Retiring Katy Mayor Fabol Hughes Reflects on Time in Office

  The Legacy of Fabol Hughes CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy)—For those looking for retiring Katy Mayor Fabol Hughes’ legacy, it’s a question of where to look. Perhaps the first place to look is at how the approximately 180 city employees perform their jobs. Hughes led efforts to establish a city vision statement, mission statement […]