Katy Native Participates in World’s Largest International Maritime Warfare Exercise

A 2013 James E. Taylor High School graduate and Katy native is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of the world’s largest international maritime warfare exercise, Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC). Petty Officer 3rd Class Christopher Sladic is a sonar technician (surface) aboard USS William P. Lawrence, currently...

Houston Metro Area Students Win National Speech and Debate Championships

Houston metro area students won big at this year’s National Speech and Debate Championship, taking finalist placement in high school Congressional Debate and 11 middle school awards. Jun-Yong Kim, from Seven Lakes High School, made it to the prestigious final round of the national tournament. ...

KCM Raises Nearly $65,000 at the “Swing from the Heart” Golf Tournament!

A total of $64,800 was raised for the Katy Christian Ministries (KCM) to perform critical, life transforming work in the Katy/West Houston community. Katy Christian Ministries serves 12 local zip codes, providing emergency assistance to families and individuals who find themselves in crisis or financial...

Thirty-One Katy Boys Attend Texas Boys State 2018

Thirty-one boys from Katy-area high schools attended the week-long Texas Boys State 2018 convention in Austin in June. The Katy boys were among more than 1,100 young men from across Texas.  They learned about various forms of government and were divided into 24 cities, eight counties and four districts. ...

Katy ISD Police Officers Honored for Demonstrating Bravery Behind the Badge

This summer two Katy Independent School District students will enjoy their school break thanks to the quick thinking of three Katy ISD Police Officers. Officer Christopher Pickering, Officer Michael Seiss and Officer Jose Gonzalez used their law enforcement and crisis management skills to save the lives of...

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