U.S. Rep. McCaul reviewing the flood damage. Courtesy Office of Michael McCaul

Congressman McCaul Announces Re-Election Campaign Co-Chairs

  AUSTIN (Covering Katy News)  – Congressman Michael McCaul announced a long list of well known Texans who will serve as his re-election co-chairs. The announcement was made Wednesday in Austin. McCaul is a Republican and district includes a portion of the Katy area. State Representative Mike Schofield of Katy is one of the co-chairs. “When […]

Courtesy Seven Lakes Choir

Seven Lakes Choir Presents Broadway in Technicolor

KATY (Covering Katy News) – The Seven Lakes Sensations Show Choir presents Broadway in TECHNICOLOR, featuring selections from various Broadway Musicals made famous by the movies.   Broadway in TECHNICOLOR, weaves together a variety of exciting Broadway numbers from musicals made famous on the silver screen and will feature performances from the hit movie musicals: […]

Lee Crews, KISD chief operations officer (George Slaughter photo)

Early Voting Begins Monday on Katy ISD Bond Issue

KATY (Covering Katy News)—Voters are being asked to consider approval of a $609 million bond package for the Katy Independent School District to cover construction of six new schools and various renovations of 61 others. According to the school district, the property tax rate will not increase if the bond passes. “As a taxpayer myself […]

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14th Sip N Stroll Set for November 4 at Villagio Town Center – Benefits The Ballard House

KATY (Covering Katy) – The Ballard House was devastated during the  Hurricane Harvey Flood so the next Sip N Stroll is perhaps the most important one ever held. Sip N Stroll benefits Cinco Charities’ The Ballard House, which provides temporary housing for individuals receiving treatment for serious medical conditions and their families. The facility has […]

Final preparations on portable classrooms at Creech University- CK photo

Creech Elementary to Remain Closed until Next Fall

  KATY (Covering Katy News) – Creech Elementary School will not reopen until the next school year due to the extensive damage from the Hurricane Harvey flood. That news comes from Katy Independent School District Superintendent Lance Hindt and Creech Elementary School Principal Euberta Lucas. “We will be here for the rest of the year,” […]

The new Katy ISD Agriculture Pavillion location. Courtesy Google

New Katy ISD Agriculture Pavilion to Open in 2019 – See photos

  KATY (Covering Katy News) – The Katy Independent School District has cleared the land for its new Agriculture Pavilion according to Superintendent Dr. Lance Hindt. “The land has been cleared and we are looking for a February 2019 opening of that pavilion,” Hindt told Covering Katy News. The facility will be located at 5825 […]

Stolen Mercedes. Courtesy FBCP3CO

Stolen Car and Drugs Recovered by Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Deputies

KATY (Covering Katy) – The Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Constable’s Office recently recovered a stolen Mercedes Benz and made a cocaine and a marijuana bust. Both were separte cases. The Mercedes was recovered in good condition in Katy/Fort Bend County after a routine traffic stop by an observant Deputy. “Our deputies observed the vehicle […]