recent posts

A True Legacy: Hall of Fame Coach Gary Joseph

By Brandon Ebrecht – In 1982, Head Coach Gary Joseph came to Katy High School from Austin Westlake. The main reason for his move was to be at...
read more

The Fort Bend County Fair: 80 Years of Tradition

By Barbara Magana Robertson – September in Fort Bend County is Fair time. This year, the tradition of the Fort Bend County Fair and Rodeo will...
read more

Microcephaly 101

Expert: Dr. Gary Clark is the Chief of Neurology at Texas Children’s Hospital. Q: What is microcephaly? According to the Centers for Disease...
read more

September 2016 – What’s Kickin’ in Katy

By Cyd Wright – September is packed with everything from back-to-school activities, weekend fun, sporting events and more. Whether you are back...
read more

Katy ISD Students Receive Scholarships from Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital

Six Katy Independent School District (KISD) athletic trainers were recently awarded Sports Medicine scholarships from Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital,...
read more

September 2016 – Out & About in the Heart Katy

Thanks to a visit by the  Ben & Jerry’s #TexasChurned Ice Cream Truck, Firethorne residents indulged in free ice cream, as well as free books,...
read more

popular posts
recent comments
recent from Publisher's Preview September 2016 – Exclamation Points
September 2016 – Exclamation Points Can you believe it is already September and the kids are back in school? In this issue, you will meet James McCoy Taylor. If you watch the popular ABC television shows The Bachelor and The Bachelorette, then you know local Katy boy James McCoy Taylor was on this last season. While he didn’t win...
recent from Auto Review 2016 FIAT 500C Abarth Cabrio
2016 FIAT 500C Abarth Cabrio absolutely! AUTO REVIEW | By Steve Kursar – The 2016 Fiat 500C Abarth Cabrio is the affordable cure to a mid-life crisis. One of the most stylish compact cars on the road, it has no practical back seat, and the trunk space is laughable, but get behind the wheel, and you won’t want to let go. The...
recent from Feature Stories A True Legacy: Hall of Fame Coach Gary Joseph
A True Legacy: Hall of Fame Coach Gary Joseph By Brandon Ebrecht – In 1982, Head Coach Gary Joseph came to Katy High School from Austin Westlake. The main reason for his move was to be at a school that allowed spring training since Westlake – then 4A – didn’t. Though he didn’t initially intend to make it a permanent stop, his son Jeff was...
recent from High School Hotshot Meet Victoria Ukoh
Meet Victoria Ukoh By Joan Frances – James E. Taylor High School in the Katy Independent School District is in partnership with parents and the community. The school’s mission statement explains that it is “committed to providing a balanced program of academic study and extra/co-curricular programs in a safe and...
recent from Seen on the Scene A Derby Day Party
A Derby Day Party A Derby Day Party Benefiting Reining Strength Therapeutic Horsemanship May 7, 2016 • Safari Texas...
recent from Newsworthy Westside Homeless Prevention Expands Services to Katy
Westside Homeless Prevention (WHP) recently expanded its nine-month Hand-Up Housing program to the Katy community.  Families who are homeless or on the verge of homelessness and have a child enrolled in Katy ISD are eligible to apply for the nine-month program and embark on the life-changing work of...