A woman struck by a truck while walking on state Highway 3 on Thursday evening died on Friday, officials confirmed Monday.
Car thefts increased 15 percent in Galveston County in 2017 as an international criminal gang made its way into the area from Houston, according to law officers battling auto crimes.
Page Rander, president of the Clear Creek Independent School District board of trustees, is facing a challenger this May who argues the district hasn’t been fiscally responsible enough.
With the Friendswood Mustangs and the Alvin Yellowjackets locked up at second place in District 24-6A, scoring chances were few and far between, as the district foes battled to a 0-0 draw Friday night at Alvin High School.
As a member of the Friendswood Independent School District school board since 2008, I understand how important the values of honesty and integrity are to our communities. That's why I'm supporting Billy Enochs for Galveston County Commissioner of Precinct 4.
I have raised my family in Friendswood for the past 25 years. With my children grown, I have tried to give something back, joining many other Friendswood volunteers. It is heartening to see so many donate their time and talents improving the city with their only reward a better place for all…
Moody National Bank filed a lawsuit against the Galveston County Republican Party Executive Committee this week, asking a district court judge to decide who is in control of the party's finances.
The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department will close a portion Galveston Bay to commercial and recreational oystering starting Monday, the department said in a Thursday press release.
Priests and faith leaders from Trinity Episcopal Church in Galveston gathered on the seawall near 21st Street for the celebration of Ash Wednesday. This is the fifth year Trinity Episcopal Church has led an Ashes to Go service on the Seawall.
The Congressional budget deal passed by Congress last week includes $3.2 billion for the start of the construction of a coastal spine.
A budget released by the White House on Monday proposes cuts to a number of federal coastal programs, including one that has helped put tons of sand on Galveston's beaches in recent years.
According to the Texas School Survey, marijuana use among secondary students is increasing, with 38.2 percent of 12th-graders reporting that they have used marijuana at least once. Despite recent legalization movements in other states, marijuana remains a threat to public health and safety. …
The U.S. Congress early Friday approved a massive budget agreement that includes almost $90 billion in disaster relief that will send more money to Texas to aid Hurricane Harvey recovery.
I am supporting Mike Foreman for mayor of Friendswood. Mike and I worked together as NASA astronauts for nearly 15 years and our families both worship at Friendswood Methodist Church.
Galveston County Precinct 4 Commissioner Ken Clark has served in his position for 20 years, making him one of the longest-serving elected officials in Galveston County.
A TV news report on Monday revealing the existence of a 2017 campaign finance complaint against Galveston County Judge Mark Henry on Tuesday led to a series of dirty tricks accusations.
The National Weather Service on Tuesday said a tsunami alert sent to some phones in the Gulf Coast area was just a test, that was accidentally sent out.
The past few days have seen periods of dense fog, light rains and temperatures seesawing between bouts of chilly weather and somewhat milder conditions. The weather pattern promoting these fluctuations will likely persist at least through early next week.
The Texas Department of Transportation will hold a public meeting on Tuesday to gather input of the design of a highway project that will be completed on Interstate 45 between the Galveston Causeway and FM 1764.
The proposed special election to fill Councilman Mike Foreman's seat would be the same day as the already scheduled May 5 election for a new mayor and two other council positions.
A bipartisan group of Texas representatives on Friday sent a letter to the top leaders in the U.S. Senate to ask for action on stalled legislation that would send billions of dollars to states ravaged by hurricanes and other natural disasters last year.
Galveston County residents in Bacliff and Bayview were asked to conserve water Wednesday after a water main break in that area of the county required emergency repairs.
In the 76th minute of the game, Friendswood junior Jessica Kidd's shot found the back of the net, and the Lady Mustangs defeated the Knights by a final of 1-0 Tuesday night at Henry Winston Stadium.
With the first weekend of Mardi Gras looming and Mardi Gras events continuing on through Fat Tuesday, February 13, a number of Galveston County residents have keen interest in what the weather will be over the coming two weeks or so.
It's been a decade since the last time the 2017 District 24-6A champion Dickinson Gators champions beat the Friendswood Mustangs and the streak continued Friday night as the teams, behind great goal keeper efforts, settled for a 0-0 draw at Henry Winston Stadium.
The Texas City Stings beat the Friendswood Mustangs by the final score of 2-1 Tuesday night, led by outstanding keeper play by senior Alex Ramirez, at Stingaree Stadium.