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Waller County’s Houston Executive Airport Shows Strong Growth

WALLER COUNTY (Covering Katy) – Economic development leaders in Waller County and the City of Katy recently convinced Amazon to construct a one-million-square-foot distribution center and employ about 1,000 full time employees, but that’s not the only victory Waller County has seen lately. Covering Katy has learned that the Houston Executive Airport, located in the […]

From Left: Lisa Shumate, Houston Public Media; Raksheet Kota; Shoran Dasari; and Ernie Manouse, Spelling Bee host and Houston Public Media content producer

Katy ISD Student Emerges as National Finalist in Houston Public Media Spelling Bee

  HOUSTON (Covering Katy) – After competing in nine rounds with 56 total spellers representing 42 Texas counties, Shourav Dasari, a resident of The Woodlands and an eighth grader at McCullough Jr. High in Conroe ISD, emerged as the champion of the 2017 Houston Public Media Spelling Bee, making Raksheet Kota, a resident of Katy […]

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William “Bill” Lacy Announces Bid for Katy School Board

  Covering Katy is publishing the unedited campaign announcement  of each school board candidate. Below is the statement of Bill Lacy. KATY – Local conservative financial professional, William “Bill” Lacy, formally announces his candidacy for Katy ISD School Board, Position 5. A longtime resident of the Katy area, Lacy wants to bring common-sense changes to […]

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 […]