In WordPress sometimes you will want to show the most recent post from a specific category.
To do this use the following code:
//change the category=1442 to the category number you want to pull the content from
//change numberposts=1 to the number of posts you want to return from the category
$myposts = get_posts('numberposts=1&category=1442&order=DESC');
foreach($myposts as $post) :
$catpost= " ". get_the_title() ."";