Beasley, TX

Katy-Area Sees Multiple Fires Linked to Fireworks

Katy-area residents celebrated Fourth of July with fun fireworks making it a busy night for local authorities. Firefighters contained multiple fires but still caution residents of ongoing dry conditions. Elyson resident Wayne Westbrook took this picture of a grass fire last night. Photo credit: Wayne Westbrook. Local Firefighters Stayed Busy...
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A Katy man was arrested Friday for outstanding warrants. Brenham Police report that Friday afternoon at 12:25, responded to the Brenham Police Department, in reference to a warrant service. Upon arrival Camron Wayne Hennon, 19 of Katy, was taken into custody for two warrants for Theft of Property between $100 and $750. Hennon was taken into custody and transported to the Washington County Jail where he was booked in.

Gunman wanted after teen shot while taking out trash, deputies say

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — Deputies are looking for a gunman who shot a teen while he was taking out the trash from his Katy-area home. This happened Tuesday at about 5:15 p.m. near the 5500 block of Dunbrook Park Lane, which is near the intersection of North Fry Road and Kieth Harrow Boulevard.
Fort Bend Star

Sheriff’s Office mum on fatal shooting

More than two weeks after a Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office deputy shot and killed a man during a traffic stop in Fresno, officials with the office are declining to answer any questions about the incident. Investigators allege that at about 10:15 p.m. June 23, a deputy tried to...

The Baking Cup opens in Richmond

Located in the The Shops of Bella Terra, the business also offers a variety of coffee. (Courtesy The Baking Cup) The Baking Cup—a family-owned bakery specializing in custom cakes and sweet treats baked daily from scratch—opened a location in Richmond in April. Located in the The Shops of Bella Terra, the business also offers a variety of coffee. The Baking Cup now operates at 5614 W. Grand Parkway S., Ste. 100B, but has been operating in owner Estrella Canales' home since 2011. 832-253-8260.

Houston’s Sugar Land Suburb Is One of the Most Diverse, and Exciting, Places To Eat in Texas

Increasingly over the past decade, Houston, Texas has become known as a haven for people who love to eat well. The city offers much more than just barbecue and Tex-Mex, although, let’s be clear, the barbecue and Tex-Mex are fabulous. However, there’s one specific suburb that deserves the spotlight: Sugar Land restaurants reflect a community of immigrants with impressive culinary chops.

Popeyes opens new Sugar Land location in Telfair

Popeyes opened a new fast-food restaurant on May 18 at 137 Citadel Way, Ste. A, Sugar Land. (Hunter Marrow/Community Impact Newspaper) American multinational fried chicken chain Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen recently opened a new location in Sugar Land's Telfair neighborhood. Located at 137 Citadel Way, Ste. A, Sugar Land, Popeyes opened...

47th Annual Vintage Glass and Antique Show

Come on out to the 47th Vintage Glass and Antique Show and Sale on August 20th and 21st at the Fort Bend County Fairgrounds, located at 4310 Hwy. 36 South in Rosenberg. Early shopping hours are 8 am to 10 am with an admission fee of $10, which is also good for regular shopping hours both Saturday and Sunday. Regular shopping hours are 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday and 11 am to 4 pm on Sunday. Admission for regular hours is $6 and good for both days.

Katy's Painted Tree Boutique celebrates one-year anniversary

Painted Tree Boutiques feature vendors selling gifts, decor and clothing. (Courtesy Unsplash) Painted Tree Boutiques will celebrate the one-year anniversary of its Cinco Ranch location at 6729 S. Fry Road, Katy, on July 4. Hundreds of vendors sell gifts, decor and clothing under one roof. The boutique has locations around Texas and the United States. 636-888-2667.

Texas Master Naturalists Complete Major Project

Members of the Coastal Prairie Chapter of the Texas Master Naturalist Program recently completed a project to construct roosting racks for the incredible native birds that live and move through our community. The racks were built on an island in the middle of the Wetland Pond at Seabourne Creek Nature Park in Rosenberg, an ideal place for several species of birds that have chosen the spot as their nesting site. The crew braved the early summer heat to ferry all the supplies across the pond via canoe. Chapter members Jerry Trenta, Don Parkhouse, Elaine Whitely, Phil Ward, Bob Naeger, Garrett Engelhardt, Sal Cardenas, Kevin Engelhardt, John Cooper and Janis Leavitt all pitched in to make this project happen.

5 Rivers Katy Families Love to Float Down

Grab your inner tube and sunscreen, and take part in a tradition that's as "Texas" as bluebonnets and BBQ. Here's our Top 5 favorite "toobing" locales that Katyites love!. Opening photo of the Frio River, Andy's on River Rd. 1. Andy's on River Road (Frio ) Highway 127 & CR...