CROSS CREEK RANCH NEWS
September 28 2023
Greater Harris County 9-1-1 Emergency Network Offers 9-1-1 Tips
Be prepared with these saving tips about 9-1-1 including when to call, educating your children about 9-1-1 and texting 9-1-1.
September 27 2023
Featured Katy Area Park: Willow Fork Park
It's the perfect time to explore the outdoors at this local gem.
September 21 2023
What to Do if You Find Injured Wildlife
Learn how you can help injured wildlife found in your yard or local park. Be ready for the unexpected!
September 20 2023
Easy DIY Hummingbird Nectar for Migrating Hummingbirds
Hummingbirds are migrating across the Greater Houston Area! Make this easy hummingbird nectar to attract and marvel over these beauties at home.
Cross Creek Ranch / September 20 2023
Construction Underway on New Amenity Complex
Located in the last 300 acres to be developed at Cross Creek Ranch, this will be the final large amenity complex.
September 19 2023
Katy ISD's Automotive Program Gives Students Hands-On Experience
Katy ISD's automotive program helps students get their hands dirty with real world experiences while saving you money. Learn more!
September 11 2023
Fort Bend County Master Gardener Offers Pro Planting Tips for Trees and Shrubs This Fall
Hear from a local horticulture expert about best practices and benefits of planting trees and shrubs in the fall.
Cross Creek Ranch / September 10 2023
New Pool Hours for September
Check out the new fall pool hours for Adventure Island, Greenthread Park and Flewellen Creek Pool.
September 07 2023
Where to Donate Outgrown Clothes Near You
Do you have bags containing your kids' outgrown clothes and shoes? Donate them to these worthy nonprofits in your area!
September 06 2023
Tips to Get Your Front Door Instagram-Ready for Fall
Get your front door ready for seasonal decor and charming photos of the kids with these top tips!
August 31 2023
5 Ideas for Community Service on Labor Day
Give back, make memories and deepen relationships while engaging in community service this Labor Day.
August 30 2023
How To Save Your Lawn During Water Restrictions and Drought
Our area has implemented Mandatory Water Restrictions leaving our yards looking dry and brown. Here are some tips for saving your yard.
August 23 2023
Have You Signed Up For Everbridge?
Did you know the City of Fulshear has a MASS NOTIFICATION system called Everbridge?
August 23 2023
Live Stream Katy ISD Athletic Games!
Can't make it to your favorite Katy ISD team's game? Watch the game live through Texan Live!
August 20 2023
Start Planning Your Neighborhood Events
Talk to your HOA or Management to become part of a committee or even to start an events committee!
Cross Creek Ranch / August 13 2023
Fulshear High School 2023 Varsity Football Schedule
It's time for some Texas football! Check out the schedule for your favorite LCISD school!
August 13 2023
School Started This Week - Follow Safety Rules!
School started back this week! Keep children safe by driving slow through the neighborhood, and stopping for busses.
August 10 2023
Katy ISD 2023 Varsity Football Schedule
Everyone get ready! It's time for some Texas Football! Click here to find out your favorite Katy school's schedule!
August 09 2023
Tax Free Weekend Is THIS Weekend - August 11-13
Get ready for school with Tax Free Weekend where you can get all your necessities and pay NO TAXES!
Cross Creek Ranch / August 01 2023
Cross Creek Ranch Events - August, September and October
Cross Creek hosts lots of events year round. Check out what's happening through October!
July 27 2023
Brown Spots & The Signs of Summer Lawn Stress
Some simple detective work can uncover the culprits behind brown summer lawns. Learn what to look for when lawn brownouts occur and what to do to keep grass healthy.
July 26 2023
Stage 1 Water Conservation in the City of Fulshear
Due to the extreme heat, lack of rain, and high demand on the Water System, the City of Fulshear has entered STAGE 1 Water Conservation Measures
July 26 2023
Back to School Bash at Central Green Park - August 5th
Get ready for some fun and entertainment at the Back to School Bash at Central Green Park!
July 18 2023
Help Reduce Crime with FBCSO's Neighborhood Watch Program
Curious about forming a Neighborhood Watch program in your neighborhood? Click to learn more.
July 17 2023
Disaster Emergency Plan
Be prepared for a big disaster with the help of this Disaster Preparedness Guide by the City of Houston Emergency Management.
July 11 2023
Heat Stroke or Heat Exhaustion?
Can you tell the differences between heat stroke and heat exhaustion? Harris County Public Health explains.
July 07 2023
Calling All Katy ISD Volunteers!
It's time to register for the 2023-2024 school year! Including all KEYS mentors, booster club members, business & community partners - anyone who gives their time to Katy ISD campuses.
July 07 2023
Lamar Consolidated ISD Bond Update
Lamar CISD wants to share fresh progress for technology and construction projects taking place during the summertime. Changes are being made both inside and out!
June 29 2023
Tell Your Story and Inspire Your Neighbors
My Neighborhood News wants to share your stories of triumph, perseverance and lending a helping hand. Click to learn more.
June 27 2023
Events & Firework Safety in Fort Bend County
It's almost the 4th of July and celebrations will be happening all over Fort Bend County. Be sure to keep safety a priority while setting off fireworks. Click here for recommendations on ways to stay safe. Looking for somewhere to watch fireworks? You can find that here too!
June 21 2023
A Breakdown of the 5 Types of HOA Meetings
Read on to learn about the five different types of meetings, what happens at them, who attends, why they're important, and more.
June 15 2023
June is National Homeownership Month
National Homeownership Month is in June. It celebrates the value that owning a home brings to families, communities, and neighborhoods across America. Read more...
June 09 2023
Keeping Your Backyard Pool Clean and Cool
Backyard pools make the hot summers a little more bearable. Click here for some tips on keeping your pool clean and cool as the days get hotter and hotter.
June 09 2023
Summer Activities for Teens
School has only been out for a short time. If your teen or tween is already yelling "I'm bored!", here are some ideas for keeping them busy.
May 31 2023
Katy ISD First Responder Mock Full Scale Exercise - June 7th
Local first responders will be at Tompkins High School on June 7th simulating an emergency incident. More details here.
Cross Creek Ranch / May 31 2023
Upcoming Events in Cross Creek Ranch - June 2023
Get ready for some great events coming up in June!
May 25 2023
School's Out... Tips for Keeping Kids Safe This Summer
Kids are out of school for summer! Be sure to go over safety rules for staying home alone, online safety and safety in the community.
May 25 2023
Protect Your Dog's Paws From Getting Burned
Many owners like taking their dogs on walks to enjoy the warm summer weather with them, but many of them forget about one important detail: hot pavement can and will burn a dog's paws. Here are some tips to keeping your dog's paws from getting burned.
May 17 2023
2023 Katy ISD & Lamar Consolidated ISD Graduations
Lamar CISD graduations are this week, and Katy ISD graduations are coming up next week! Click here to see a full schedule.
Cross Creek Ranch / May 07 2023
Cross Creek Ranch May Pool Hours
It's swim season! Check out the hours in May by clicking here.
Cross Creek Ranch / May 06 2023
Randolph Elem Senior Clap Out - May 19th
Join us in a celebration honoring our Randolph Elementary High School Seniors!
May 06 2023
Cinco Ranch Ladies Club
Cinco Ranch Ladies Club is open to ladies in the Katy and surrounding areas. Join now!
May 03 2023
National Hurricane Preparedness Week
Hurricanes are a very real possibility in our area. We want you to be ready and prepared for these events. Here are a few tips.
May 03 2023
Fulshear Fishing Club End of Year Tournament
Fulshear High School's End of Year Fishing Tournament is this weekend! Registration ends May 4th, so get your registration in today!
April 27 2023
Summer Camps & VBS in Katy/Fulshear Area
It's almost summer! Time to make plans for summer camps and VBSs! Click here to see what fun activities your child could be doing this summer!
April 19 2023
Katy ISD Breakfast of Champions - April 28th
Calling all Katy ISD Volunteers! We want to celebrate YOU!
April 17 2023
Fun Food Friday at Leaman Junior High - April 28th
Don't miss out on the final Fun Food Friday at Leaman! Click here for the QR Code to order!
April 16 2023
Town Hall Meeting at Leaman JH - April 26th
All incoming and returning parents are welcome to attend the Leaman Junior High Town Hall Meeting on April 26th!
April 16 2023
Jordan High School String QuartetÂ Awarded Silver Medal at Music Competition
The ensemble is also the very first group to represent Katy ISD at the UIL State Chamber Music Competition.
April 15 2023
LCISD 23-24 Instructional Calendar Now Available
Mark your calendar and make plans! The 23-24 Calendar is out!
April 09 2023
Warrior Acappella presents Java Jive - April 14th
Join JHS Warrior A Cappella for an evening of music, coffee, and sweets!
April 05 2023
Leaman Junior High Color Guard Tryouts - April 21 & 28
Interested in joining the Fulshear High School Color Guard? Click here for important information.
April 04 2023
Does Your Front Door Need To Be Refinished?
Has your front door seen better days? If you are ready to take on a new project, refinishing your front door could be next on your list! Click here for step by step instructions for those Do-It-Yourselfers!
April 04 2023
Fulshear HS Presents The Sweet Science of Bruising - April 10th
Join us for the final fights!
Cross Creek Ranch / March 31 2023
New Fire Station Coming to Cross Creek Ranch
Construction will begin on April 3.
March 30 2023
The Importance of House Numbers During an Emergency
Will first responders be able to find your home during an emergency?
March 27 2023
Katy ISD Academic Decathlon TeamsÂ Among Top Contenders in State Meet
Jordan HS students among 73 KISD Academic Decathlon who qualified for the state tournament.
Cross Creek Ranch / March 23 2023
Randolph Elementary Student Spells His WayÂ to Competition
This student is one of the District's top spellers out of a field of 62 student participants from across Katy ISD this past February.
March 22 2023
Spring Cleaning 2023
To make your Spring Cleaning easier, we found a checklist that covers everything in the whole house!
March 18 2023
Boy Scout Troop 230 Flag Program
Troop 230 is very proud to provide an annual American flag subscription service to local neighborhoods. Show your patriotism by having an American flag placed at your residence on each specified flag display holiday.
March 16 2023
Make Sure Your Irrigation System Is Ready for Spring and Summer
Keeping your yard irrigated during warmer months is so important to the beauty and health of your lawn and flower beds. Be sure to maintain a healthy irrigation system!
March 15 2023
Parking on Neighborhood Streets
Parking on neighborhood streets is a concern for many residents. It can cause issues for emergency vehicles trying to get through, along with school buses, garbage trucks, utility vehicles, and more. Please be courteous and only park in the street when absolutely necessary.
March 08 2023
Cleaning Pollen From Outdoor Surfaces
Pollen is literally everywhere! Here are some tips to making your life a little easier while pollen is trying to make it harder.
March 02 2023
Spring Break Vacation Watch, Safety and Camps
Get the scoop on registering your home for vacation watch with local law enforcement, plus spring break camps and more offered in your area!
February 27 2023
When Should You Replace Your Roof?
Though a good roof will last for decades, chances are you'll be tasked with planning a roof installation during your time as a homeowner. Picking the right time to install a roof is vital to having a successful and efficient construction process.
Cross Creek Ranch / February 20 2023
Jordan & Tompkins HS Athletes Sign with Colleges and Universities During National Signing Day
Congratulations to the Jordan & Tompkins High School athletes that signed letters of intent on National Signing Day!
February 16 2023
Mia Huckman Named 2023 Grand Champion at Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Art Show
Congratulations to these talented artists on their beautiful artwork and well deserved awards! Students are from Foster High School & Fulshear High School.
February 07 2023
Home Maintenance Tasks For Your February To Do List
Tired of winter and eager for spring? Tackle those forgotten chores while waiting for spring to officially begin!
February 06 2023
Crape Myrtle Pruning
Stop committing "Crepe Murder". Click here to learn how to prune your crepe myrtle properly.
February 02 2023
Fort Bend Master Gardeners - This Month in the Garden
Late winter is here and so are a host of opportunities to improve your garden. Here are some tasks that might keep your gardener engine purring this busy gardening month.
January 23 2023
Quick Tips for Pet Ownership in Fort Bend County
We want our pets to remain safe as well as those around us. Here are some quick tips and links from Fort Bend County Animal Services.
Cross Creek Ranch / January 23 2023
Upcoming Events in Cross Creek Ranch
Cross Creek Ranch is the place to be and we have the activities to back it up! Check out what is coming up the rest of January through March 2023!
January 18 2023
"The Lost Boy" by Tompkins HS Theatre
Join the OTHS Black Box in the production of The Lost Boy!
January 18 2023
Fulshear HS presents "Into The Woods"
Follow us Into the Woods for a musical fairy tale in Fulshear !
January 16 2023
Fulshear HS Cheerleaders Win First Runner Up in UIL Spirit State Championship
The team also brought home an award for best Fight Song!
January 08 2023
January Gardening Calendar by Harris County Master Gardeners
Hear from a local gardening expert on what, how and when to plant this month.
January 05 2023
Removing Holiday Lights and Decorations
With the holiday season behind us, it's time to put our beautiful decorations away for safe keeping.
January 04 2023
January Home Maintenance Checklist
Check out these helpful tips to help you organize, plan and keep your home safe this month.
December 27 2022
Enjoying a Safe New Year's Eve
New Year's Eve is a time for celebrating the upcoming year. Start your New Year safely with these tips from the American Safety Council.
December 27 2022
Fireworks Safety for 2023 from the Fire Marshal
Keep safety and courtesy in mind as you celebrate with fireworks this New Year's Eve! Click here for Rules and Safety regarding fireworks from the Fort Bend County Fire Marshal.
December 22 2022
Merry Christmas from My Neighborhood News
Your My Neighborhood News team wishes you and your family a very Merry Christmas!
December 12 2022
Campbell Elementary Receives Sewing Machines Through Katy ISD Education Foundation
The school's sewing club recently got to try their new machines, courtesy of the Katy ISD Education Foundation.
December 07 2022
Advertise With Us!
Learn more about how you can advertise your business on your neighborhood webpage. Affordable solutions, targeted audience!
November 30 2022
Missed Giving Tuesday? It's not too late!
Tuesday, November 29th was Giving Tuesday. Find out how you can still make a difference through the gift of giving today!
November 22 2022
Jordan HS Student Receives Perfect Score, Qualifies for Nationals
Congrats to Jordan HS student Motewogbola Awobokun in qualifying for nationals with Texas Thespians!
November 16 2022
Things To Do While The Kids Are Out of School for Break
Thanksgiving Break is a great time for fun, crafts and spending time with family! Click here to get ideas on what you can do to make the most of it!
November 09 2022
Honor Our Veterans Breakfast at Weston Lakes Country Club
All Veterans, spouses, and veteran supporters are invited and welcome to join us
November 09 2022
How to Show Gratitude to Your Neighbors
Click here to find suggestions to help you become the kind of neighbor everyone wants to have.
October 16 2022
Pumpkin Carving and Seed Recipes
Carving a pumpkin can be great family fun! Here are some tips to make it easier to carve and some yummy recipes for your leftover pumpkin seeds.
September 21 2022
Lamar CISD's Skylert Reporting System
Did you know that Lamar CISD offers an anonymous tip submittal service? Learn more.
September 20 2022
Katy ISD SpeakUP Reporting System
Did you know that Katy ISD has a user-friendly, anonymous tip reporting system to share info about safety threats? Learn more.
September 19 2022
Support Your Neighbors & Local Businesses
Many of your neighbors live and work in your community. Be sure to show them support! - Have a business and want to promote it? Click here to learn ways you can advertise right here on this site!
August 24 2022
Fulshear Athletic Booster Club
The Fulshear Athletic Booster Club has one main goal, and that is to support our student athletes. See what you can do to help!
April 01 2022
We Want to Hear from YOU!
Are you promoting an event in your area, or do you have area news you would like to submit? We'd love to help!
April 01 2022
Latest Site Enhancements
Your My Neighborhood News team has been hard at work rolling out enhanced features across the site. Click to learn more!
April 01 2022
Subscribe and Stay Connected
Subscribe to your neighborhood webpage and stay connected to your community. Neighborhood news, community news, events and more!
Cross Creek Ranch / March 22 2022
Cross Creek Ranch Art Market & Home Tour
Join us on April 23 for our Art Market & Home Tour. Local artwork, entertainment, 15 model homes - you won't want to miss this!
February 23 2022
Keep Fulshear Beautiful - Don't Mess With Texas Trash-Off
Join us on Saturday, April 2nd for our Don't Mess With Texas Trash-Off organized by Keep Fulshear Beautiful.
Cross Creek Ranch / February 22 2022
CCR Amenities to Enjoy This Spring
Cross Creek Ranch is teeming with life throughout its many parks, lakes, trails and more. See how to enjoy all that nature has to offer this spring, right in your own backyard.
Cross Creek Ranch / February 03 2022
Fishing Enthusiasts Wanted
Want to explore fishing opportunities within Cross Creek Ranch? Let's connect!
January 05 2022
Babylonian Chess Club
Love to play chess? We play Every Saturday at 1:30 PM at the Katy Library - all of Katy is welcome!
Cross Creek Ranch / January 05 2022
Writing Advice Group
Want to improve your writing with other talents writers in your area? Join us twice per month and let's grow together.
January 04 2022
Special Events at Bob Lutts Library in Fulshear
Stay connected with your community and check out these fantastic local events for adults and kids at Bob Lutts Library!
January 03 2022
Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library
Calling all book lovers, all ages! Come check out your local library and discover a treasure trove of good reads.
Cross Creek Ranch / December 13 2021
Flags Across America
Join in with CCR and other residents to support your local Boy Scouts Troop and enjoy seeing all the flags flying!
Cross Creek Ranch / December 07 2021
Wildlife in Cross Creek Ranch
The natural beauty of Cross Creek Ranch is what draws many residents to the community. Let's do our part to stay safe while respecting our wildlife "neighbors".
Cross Creek Ranch / December 01 2021
On-Going Events at the Fitness Center
Stay fit all year around by plugging into small group training sessions at the Cross Creek Ranch Fitness Center.
December 01 2021
KISD Dates to Remember & Employee Compensation News
Katy ISD will have early dismissal and a two-week winter holiday this month, plus exciting compensation news for KISD employees.
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June 30 2023
Fort Bend County Master Gardeners' Vegetable Garden Education Center Wins First Place at Texas Master Gardener State Conference
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June 05 2023
Two HCSO Deputies Honored by Justice Department in 6th Annual Attorney General's Award for Distinguished Service in Community Policing
19 law enforcement officers and deputies from 15 jurisdictions across the country were honored, including two Harris County Sheriff's Office deputies.
May 08 2023
Bayou City Art Festival Now Accepting Applications for Collegiate Art Collective forÂ Houston Area College Art Students
Houston area college visual art students are encouraged to apply to represent their school, and showcase and sell their art at Houston's signature art festival this fall.
February 20 2023
National Charity League, Inc. the Lady Bird Chapter, Recognizes its Senior Class for Achievement
National Charity League, Inc., Lady Bird Chapter, proudly honored 13 members of the Class of 2023 during Senior Recognition on Sunday, February 19, 2023 at the Bayou Place in Houston, TX.
January 23 2023
Houston Zoo Announces Opening Date of GalÃ¡pagos Islands Exhibit, Exceeds Centennial Campaign Fundraising Goal
The first major exhibit of its kind in the world, the GalÃ¡pagos Islands exhibit will showcase California sea lions, GalÃ¡pagos tortoises and a colony of Humboldt penguins.