The Cookshack opened its newest location in Katy on Aug. 8. (Courtesy Cookshack)
The Cookshack, a Texas-based eatery known for its fried chicken and ribs, opened a new location in Katy on Aug. 8. The restaurant is located at 233 Mason Road, Katy and serves a variety of chicken plates along with sides such as french fries, macaroni and cheese, and Texas caviar. 346-637-3100. www.thecookshack.com
Asia joined Community Impact Newspaper in February 2022. She studied journalism at Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri. Before relocating to Houston Texas, Asia was a freelance reporter for the Seattle Medium, one of the city's eldest and longstanding African American newspapers. She covers dining, transportation, government, business, development, education and more for Katy, Texas and South Houston. When she's not writing, she's likely trying a new restaurant or tv show.