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Dalton Discovery Park Groundbreaking Unites Civic Leaders, Community Members

Close to 100 civic leaders and community members joined together at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Dalton Discovery Park on Friday, May 16th....
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July 2014 – What’s Kickin’ in Katy

By Mary Raines - Summer in Katy is the very best time as so many places are buzzing with activities for the entire family to enjoy. Here are a few...
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absolutely Q & A Pediatric Urgent Care vs. Pediatric Emergency Center

Expert: Dr. Joseph Allen, medical director of the emergency center at Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus Oftentimes, families turn to an...
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Literacy Advance of Houston Celebrates New Computer Literacy Lab

Literacy Advance welcomed guests to its main office in the Westchase District for a ribbon cutting ceremony and reception on May 29th to celebrate...
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Out & About – July 2014

Spotlight Acting Academy introduced the “Doo Wop” girls, formally called The Spotlights, to Katy this spring. The young trio performs music from...
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How to Train Your Dragon 2

FAMILY NIGHT AT THE MOVIE - By Christopher Hill Cartoon movies used to be a child medium targeting wide-eyed youth with less discriminating tastes...
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LaCenterra’s 4th of July Celebration Presented by Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus...

It’s time again for LaCenterra’s 4th of July Celebration! With live music, an interactive Kids’ Zone, food and drinks for purchase and an...
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New Kids on the Block

By Henry Dibrell - s we head into summer, let’s look ahead to another great year in Katy ISD. Let’s take time with our young people, point them...
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