K.A.T. Excavation & Construction

Sour Lake hopes school district, new housing additions will attract residents and businesses alike

The city of Sour Lake is banking on a string of new construction projects to attract new residents to the town of around 1,800 people.
Touting its school district as a means to attract new residents — Hardin Jefferson High School ranks 243rd out of 589 public high schools ranked in the 2017 U.S. News Best High Schools rankings (none of Beaumont’s high schools made the list) — Sour Lake is seeing new development to support its growing population.

BBB names 2016 Torch Award winners

CASA of Southeast Texas, Sparkling Roof, LLC and K.A.T. Excavation and Construction Inc. were named winners of the 2016 Torch Awards for Marketplace Trust. Sparkling Roof won the Torch Award in the For-Profit Small Business category, K.A.T. Excavation & Construction Inc. won the Torch Award in the For-Profit Large Business category, and CASA of Southeast Texas won the Torch Award in the Not-For-Profit Charity category.