fbpx

Latest News

The latest news from the Kingwood Connection.

 

 

Lonestar College - Kingwood to Host Transfer Fair

Lonestar College - Kingwood to Host Transfer Fair

Anyone interested in obtaining their bachelor or graduate degrees are invited to attend Lone Star College-Kingwood’s Transfer Fair.

 

Lonestar College - Kingwood Celebrates Black History Month

Black History Month is a time to learn, celebrate, and highlight achievements and events that are rooted in the African American culture.

 

HCFCD Receives Federal Funding for Voluntary Home Buyouts

HCFCD Receives Federal Funding for Voluntary Home Buyouts

Harris County Flood Control District (HCFCD) recently announced it will receive $25.6 million in federal funding to begin buyouts of homes identified to have a significant flood risk.

 

Bob Cat Sightings at Jesse Jones Park

Bob Cat Sightings at Jesse Jones Park

Ever spot a bobcat at Jones Park? With its tufted ears and stubby tails, bobcats have an exotic appearance that make them a welcome site in many parks and natural areas.  Although common throughout Texas, these reclusive creatures tend to stay hidden during the day, preferring to venture out at night to hunt rodents and other small creatures.

 

Texas Bound, iNaturalist, and Wildlife Rehab at Jones Park

Texas Bound, iNaturalist, and Wildlife Rehab at Jones Park

Nature loves can enjoy a wide range of activities this summer at Jesse Jones Park.

 

Registration Now Open for Jr. Ranger Camp at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve

Registration Now Open for Jr. Ranger Camp at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve

Children ages 10 to 13 are invited to learn what it takes to become a park ranger this summer during Jr. Ranger Camp Monday, July 16 through Friday, July 20 at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve.

 

Feeding the Hungry at Mercer Gardens

Feeding the Hungry at Mercer Gardens

It was a labor of love for a group of volunteers at Mercer Botanic Gardens. Volunteers spent the morning harvesting hundreds of pounds of winter greens to donate to the Houston Food Bank.

 

Flood Control Tunnels in Harris County?

Harris County Flood Control District (HCFCD) has long relied on its abundance of bayous, basins, and reservoirs to control flooding across the county. In the wake of multiple, countywide flood events within the last three years, new flood control options may be on the table.

 

Kingwood Library Now Open

Kingwood Library Now Open

Kingwood Library is now open with a full line-up of popular children’s programming.