Around 1,200 people lost power in Galveston on Friday morning, after a Waste Management trash truck took down a utility pole near Seawall Boulevard.
After hosting 110 teams and raising more than $3,000 during the inaugural Cougar Beach Bash, the sand volleyball tournament returns to East Beach with more than 150 players preregistered for the event.
Except for the heat, near-perfect conditions for fishing prevailed over the Galveston area on Friday. Anglers on the water early had the best luck and just about all of the typical summertime hot spots paid off.
The Island Jazz Project is the headliner at The Tremont House Jazz Series, which runs every Thursday through Dec. 19 in the Toujouse Bar. Members include Reginald “Reg” Loudermilk, from right, Bryan Lee Guevin and Jake Walsdorf. Dr. Giovanni Piovesana, left, is the regular fourth man in this trio.
Jake Walsdorf, Bryan Lee Guevin and Reginald “Reg” Loudermilk perform at The Tremont House.