Nonprofit organization Texas Litter Control opens new Humble clinic
Texas Litter Control will also offer dog and cat adoptions at its new Humble clinic. (Courtesy Texas Litter Control)
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By Kelly Schafler |
Editor, Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood
Kelly Schafler is the editor for the Lake Houston, Humble and Kingwood edition of Community Impact Newspaper, covering public education, city government, development, businesses, local events and all things community-related. Before she became editor, she was the reporter for the Conroe and Montgomery edition for a year and a half.
Texas Supreme Court declines to review high-speed rail case, freeing company up to use eminent domain
Texas Central, the company looking to build a 236-mile high-speed rail line connecting Houston and Dallas, has been given a big win in an ongoing legal battle over whether the company is legally recognized as a "railroad company" under state law.
The fast food chain offers fried chicken and biscuits, and will be coming to The Woodlands, Humble and Conroe.
Officials with the Texas Department of Transportation said the completion date has been delayed to the second quarter of 2022 due to weather and the ongoing utility issues.
The project has been in development for over 50 years and broke ground in 2017.
Lone Star College can now have up to five bachelor programs, up from its current three.
After Department of Housing and Urban Development denies request, Texas General Land Office drafting plan to subaward Harris County $750M for flood mitigation
The Texas General Land Office now plans to subaward Harris County flood mitigation funding after the county was left out of recent Hurricane Harvey relief funds.
Fountainwood at Lake Houston opened its independent-living units in May, but the assisted living and memory care options will open soon.
Wild West Brewfest coming to Katy; Masterpiece Desserts to open in Cy-Fair and more Houston-area news
Read the latest business and community news from the Houston area.
The district’s budget includes a 3% average raise for all employees, a $1,400 retention stipend added to base pay for teachers, a $1,000 stipend for other staff and raises the minimum hourly wage for full-time auxiliary staff members to $11.50. The district is also bumping its starting teacher salary from $56,700 to $59,000 annually.
Harris County Pets has exceeded its capacity to house its growing pet population, officials said.
Online spending in the U.S. was up 44% from 2019 to 2020, and transportation expert Bill Eisele said this uptick has put a strain on the region’s transportation system.
Texas General Land Office says it is 'not feasible' to request $750M in federal flood aid within 30 days
Houston-area officials ask for 30-day-dealine on the Texas General Land Office's formal request for $750 million in federal flood aid funding, but GLO says it is not possible.