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| May 1, 2014
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| April 1, 2014
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Around Katy Texas March 2014

| March 1, 2014
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Around Katy Texas Feb 2014

| February 1, 2014
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Around Katy Texas Jan 2014

| January 1, 2014
Around Katy Texas Jan 2014

Katy Native Serves in Navy. Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Handling) Airman Leah Strech from Katy is currently moored and home ported at Naval Base Coronado on the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76). Strech graduated from Montgomery High School and attended Lone Star Community College in The Woodlands. She has been in the Navy for […]

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Around Katy Texas Dec 2013

| December 1, 2013
Around Katy Texas Dec 2013

LOCAL ELKS ATTEND FALL CONFERENCE. Approximately 20 members of Katy Elks Lodge No. 2628 attended the annual Fall Conference in Kerrville. One of the highlights of the conference was visiting with and learning from Tom Brazier, the immediate past exalted ruler (president) of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks.  His one-year term ended at […]

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Around Katy Texas Nov 2013

| November 1, 2013
Around Katy Texas Nov 2013

KATY VFW District Commander  Earns Honors. After being elected as Commander for Texas Veterans of Foreign Wars District 17 for 2012-13, Peyton Lumpkin subsequently led District 17 to rank No. 1 both in the state of Texas and at the National level. At the State level, his District achieved All State and top District honors.  […]

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Around Katy Texas, News and Info July 2013

| July 1, 2013
Around Katy Texas, News and Info July 2013

ROBERT RANKIN CHAPTER BEST IN STATE. The Robert Rankin Chapter (Katy area) was awarded the Outstanding Texas Chapter by the Texas Society of the Sons of the American Revolution for the ninth time in 11 years for its efforts to encourage patriotism,

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Around Katy Texas, News and Info May 2013

| May 1, 2013
Around Katy Texas, News and Info May 2013

MENDED HEARTS AT METHODIST WEST HOUSTON HOSPITAL. Mended Hearts, a community based organization with 270 chapters nationwide dedicated to connecting heart patients with others who have undergone a heart procedure, marked its first full year of activity for Methodist West Houston Hospital’s Mended Hearts support program. At Methodist West Houston, the program provides a forum […]

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Around Katy Texas, News and Info April 2013

| April 1, 2013
Around Katy Texas, News and Info April 2013

KATY CRITIQUE DONATES BOOKS TO SCHOOL. Katy Critique donated several books to a Katy area elementary school. The group meets weekly to discuss children’s literature and to provide each member with manuscript feedback. Most individuals in the group also belong to the Houston chapter of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators including Dee […]

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Around Katy Texas, News and Info March 2013

| March 1, 2013
Around Katy Texas, News and Info March 2013

(Front row) Megan Simmons, Maranda Becci; (second row) Rebecca Goenner, Gabrielle Deckelman, Caroline Lynch, Sadie Butler, Valerie Giles, Kylie Cole; (third row) Jaylee Inlow, Kendall McElhaney, Madison Scott, Lauren Huisman, Christen Inman, Aubrey Baker, Courtney Lovett; (fourth row) Camille Brooks, Kristen Sides, Madeline Harkins, Elisabeth Hill, Marly Adams and Mikayla Sheppard. NCL STAR CHAPTER CELEBRATES […]

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Around Katy Texas, News and Info Feb 2013

| February 1, 2013
Around Katy Texas, News and Info Feb 2013

WEST KATY NETWEAVERS SUCCESSFUL NETWORKING PARTY. The West Katy Netweavers held a Christmas networking party at Essence Café in Cross Creek Ranch. The group has 55 members and meets every other Wednesday, 7:30-8:30 a.m. at Essence Café. _________________________________________________________________________________ DEEP DOWN HOSTS SPORTING CLAY EVENT TO BENEFIT IMPACT A HERO. Deep Down Inc. hosted a sporting clay […]

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Around Katy Texas, News and Info Jan 2013

| January 1, 2013
Around Katy Texas, News and Info Jan 2013

KATY ELKS HOST ANNUAL BEST BUDDIES CHRISTMAS DANCE. Katy Elks hosted its Annual Best Buddies Christmas Dance that consisted of food, fun and  dancing for the 100 participants. The evening also included a visit from Santa. Katy Elks member Don Accord subbed for the North Pole Santa, with each student having an opportunity to have […]

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Around Katy Texas, News and Info Dec 2012

| December 1, 2012
Around Katy Texas, News and Info Dec 2012

PIECEMAKERS QUILTING GROUP PROVIDES QUILTS FOR THE KRAUSE CENTER. Members of the Piecemakers quilting group from Living Word Lutheran Church took a break from making quilts for Lutheran World Relief to make quilts for the children at The Krause Center in Katy. This year, they presented Tawana Goodwin from Krause with 20 quilts. Each child […]

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Around Katy Texas, News and Info Sep 2012

| September 1, 2012
Around Katy Texas, News and Info Sep 2012

A BANNER YEAR FOR PIN OAK HORSE SHOW AND ITS CHARITIES.  With over 67 years of history under its belt, the Pin Oak Charity Horse Show (POCHS) closed the gate on another year, thanking its sponsors and exhibitors for the largest and most successful Pin Oak show ever. In particular, the 2012 POCHS did much outreach […]

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Around Katy Texas, News and Info August 2012

| August 1, 2012
Around Katy Texas, News and Info August 2012

KCWC HOSTS PRAYER COFFEE. The Katy Christian Women’s Connection hosted a  prayer coffee at La Madeleine’s in Katy. The ladies enjoyed fellowship, sharing and prayers with other women who were in attendance. Joanne Dyer shared her inspiring testimony of how the Lord has worked through her life, with abundant blessings for her family. _________________________________________________________________________________ SURVIVORSHIP […]

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Around Katy Texas, News and Info July 2012

| July 1, 2012
Around Katy Texas, News and Info July 2012

PIECEMAKERS DONATE QUILTS TO CHRIST CLINIC. Members of Piecemakers, a Living Word Lutheran Church mission ministry which is open to the community, delivered a gift of 24 quilts to the Christ Clinic for use by their clients. The quilting group meets four times a month in The Gathering Place at Living Word. Volunteers are needed […]

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Around Katy Texas, News and Info Jun 2012

| June 1, 2012
Around Katy Texas, News and Info Jun 2012

FORT BEND SENIORS MEALS ON WHEELS EXPANDS SERVICES IN KATY. Fort Bend Seniors Meals on Wheels is expanding its services in the Katy area. In 2011, Fort Bend Seniors Meals on Wheels formed a partnership with Katy and T.W. Davis YMCAs in an effort to serve nutritious meals to senior adults in the Y’s Active […]

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Around Katy Texas, News and Info, May 2012

| May 1, 2012
Around Katy Texas, News and Info, May 2012

KATY TOASTMASTERS ANNOUNCE CONTEST WINNERS. Katy Toastmasters held its Spring Club Contest at The Carriage Inn. Receiving awards in International Speech – Deborah Cerkovnik, first place; Jody White, second place; Omar De La Cruz, third place; and For Tall Tales Contest – Xiuli Wang, first place; and Heleane Stabenau, second place. ————————- KATY MAYOR PRESENTS […]

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