Katy Area News

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Katy ISD Student Becomes Semifinalist in NASA Artemis Moon Pod Essay Contest

It was a big dream of Katy Independent School District student Aditi Gokhale to participate in NASA’s one-week student expedition to the moon. That big dream may quickly become a reality for this creative and hardworking student.

Like many of the students at Adam’s Junior High, Aditi has... Read More »

Stop Wishing, Start Buying with Lennar

Hurry and find your new Lennar home before prices and historically low interest rates go up! Our highly limited inventory won’t last long, don't miss out!

Contact your Lennar in Young Ranch New Home Consultants for more information. 

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Katy ISD: Seeking Feedback on the Possibility of Virtual High School Option for the 2021-2021 School Year

Katy ISD is sending out a survey to parents of 8th-11th grade students to get feedback on whether or not they would like to see their district offer an option for virtual high school, for the 2021-2022 school year.

In their meeting on March 29th, the Katy ISD board of trustees discussed... Read More »

Texas Selects Two Katy ISD Principals as Texas National Distinguished Principal Finalists

TESPA (The Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors Association) has nominated five Houston Metro Area principals as finalists for the Texas National Distinguished Principal awards.

Among those outstanding academic leaders were two principals from Katy Independent School District: Dr.... Read More »

Lucky You, Low Interest Rates Will Save You a Pot of Gold!

Hurry and find your new Lennar home before prices and interest rates go up! The highly limited inventory won't last long. 

Contact your Lennar in Young Ranch New Home Consultants for more information. 

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Houston Home Sales Remain Hot, Even After Recent Winter Storms

The winter storms in February brought Texas to a screeching halt, but even that wasn’t enough to slow down the boom in Houston’s housing market.

Winter Storm Uri unleashed abnormally frigid and inclement weather conditions across the entire state, leaving millions without power for days... Read More »

Pre-K Registration: Katy ISD's 2021-22 School Year Starts April 1

In a recent press release, the Katy ISD announced that online registration for their prekindergarten program will begin on April 1st.

Parent’s must use Katy ISD’s PowerSchool Registration Website to complete the registration process. Registration must be completed through this website in... Read More »

2021 Discovery New Home Tour March 13 through April 18, 2021

Friendswood Development Company has announced the 2021 Discovery New Home Tour event, which will run from Saturday, March 13, 2021 through Sunday, April 18, 2021.

The event will spotlight the company's 24 new home communities and 61 furnished model homes throughout the Greater Houston... Read More »

Hank's Crab Shack Brings the Heart and Soul of New Orleans Cuisine, to Katy

You wouldn’t expect Houston to be one of the top cities in the country to get Cajun cuisine, outside of New Orleans cuisine. Louisiana locals might laugh in disbelief if you told them that.

It may surprise you to hear that Hank’s Crab Shack is a Cajun culinary treasure, with a new... Read More »

Federal Relief for Residents Impacted by Winter Storms

President Biden approved a Texas Disaster Declaration to provide federal assistance for individuals and businesses affected by the recent winter storms.

The President signed the declaration on February 19th, approving federal relief for 77 counties across the state of Texas. This federal... Read More »


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