The Friendswood Mustangs beat down the Clear Creek Wildcats on homecoming by the final score of 52-21 to improve to 6-1 overall and 4-0 in District 24-6A on Friday night.
Two teams out-performing preseason expectations will clash under the Friday night lights as the Friendswood Mustangs (5-1 overall, 3-0 in District 24-6A) host the Clear Creek Wildcats (3-2, 2-1) at Henry Winston Stadium.
A Galveston County man Wednesday pleaded guilty in a child pornography case that uncovered 107 videos and 638 still images, U.S. Attorney’s Office officials said.
Near ideal autumn weather continued yesterday as cool temperatures finally brought a real touch of fall. Temperatures dipped well into the 50’s overnight across inland areas of the County and a 61° low yesterday morning in Galveston was the coolest temperature there since a 60° degree readin…
Local oceanographers fear that a massive freshwater plume in the Gulf of Mexico could cause harmful conditions at a marine sanctuary 100 miles east of Galveston.
Considering how tough the district is, the Chargers can rest easy now knowing that their spot in the playoffs is secured in the final matches of district play.
U.S. Rep. Randy Weber holds a sizable fundraising lead over the four other people that have said they plan to challenge him for his Congressional seat in the 2018.
The Friendswood Mustangs' strong start (5-1 overall, 3-0 in District 24-6A) has been a testament to strong performances from an offensive line led by senior Max Yarbrough.
A Houston woman is suing Victoria’s Secret in the Galveston County District Court, accusing her boss at the Baybrook Mall store of abusing her and giving her anxiety attacks and chest pains.
Initial assessments in Galveston County have not found widespread road damage from Hurricane Harvey, but problems caused by the extreme flooding could appear later, engineers and city officials familiar with major floods said.
The Galveston County Commissioners Court has packaged a countywide bond for your vote on Nov 7. The total amount of the county bond is $80 million with $56 million designated for transportation, $18 million for county facilities updating and repair and $6 million for drainage projects. You c…
Students in low-income families are most hurt by cuts the Texas Legislature made to education funding in 2011, according to a study released this month.
The Friendswood Mustangs improved to 3-0 in District 24-6A with a dismantling of their crosstown rival Clear Brook Wolverines by a final score of 35-7, last night at Henry Winston Stadium.
Crews this week began renovations of a complex that will house people fleeing domestic violence, three years after the proposed project became a source of contention among residents of a nearby neighborhood who cited safety issues and fears about property values.
Friendswood’s march toward an undefeated District 24-6A championship season hit a rocky road Tuesday night at Clear Brook High School, but the Lady Mustangs survived a stiff challenge from a tough Wolverines squad to record a 25-21, 19-25, 25-22, 29-27 win.
The plan to build a barrier along the Texas coast still has many forms, and it will be some time until leaders settle on a final version of the plan.
Currently, October, 2017 is on track to become the warmest October since observations began in 1871, possibly surpassing October, 2006 and last October as the first or second warmest ever.
Several of the state’s insurance associations are upset after comments by the newly appointed “recovery czar” about how agents have been handling Hurricane Harvey claims.
Texas law gives several protections to apartment renters whose homes were flooded in Hurricane Harvey, but many landlords for the first time are using special provisions to make residents leave on short notice, legal experts said.
The Friendswood Mustangs jumped on the Clear Falls Knights early by taking advantage of great field position, and then played their characteristic mistake-free (but not pretty) brand of football en route to a 38-0 win.
Clear Creek was almost unstoppable on offense in a 55-42 win over previously unbeaten Clear Brook on Friday at Challenger Columbia Stadium.
Tropical Storm Nate continues to strengthen and move rapidly north-northwest in the general direction of Cozumel and the Gulf of Mexico.
Even now, weeks after Hurricane Harvey stalled over southeast Texas dropping historical amounts of rain and causing unprecedented flooding, the full extent of the damage has not been fully realized. Galveston County officials estimate 20,000 homes were flooded, many very severely. As many as…
The versatility and exuberance of senior linebacker Calvin Whitaker has been an X-factor the the Friendswood Mustangs football team.
The Friendswood Independent School District Education Foundation as of Tuesday had raised $82,000 for its Hurricane Harvey relief fund, officials said.
Clear Lake Regional Medical Center in Webster is one of four area hospitals that will pay $8.6 million as part of a settlement in a lawsuit over claims they received illegal kickbacks from ambulance companies for lucrative Medicaid and Medicare-funded transports, according to the U.S. Distri…
As I suggested in my blog on Monday, an area of low pressure in the southwest Caribbean was upgraded to Tropical Depression 16 by the National Hurricane Center.
It didn’t take long for Galveston County teams to throw district title and playoff races into disarray, as a pair of upsets scored by the Friendswood Mustangs and Santa Fe Indians in their district openers stunned many onlookers over the weekend.
A complex weather pattern involving weak disturbances tracking west across the Gulf, an influx of deep moisture, high pressure to our east and persistent low pressure to our south will contribute to a good chance of rain through early Wednesday.
Members of the Texas House of Representatives will meet today, in one of the first meetings of the state’s legislative body to be held since Hurricane Harvey.
The District 24-6A favorite Dickinson Gators were upended by a scrappy, tenacious Friendswood squad, as the Mustangs scored a 27-24 double-overtime win Friday at Henry Winston Stadium.
Several Galveston County school districts have changed the start and end times of the school day in response to a recent study that concluded teenagers need more sleep to improve academic performance, their health and their moods.
Sept. 26 marked one month since devastating flooding occurred in Galveston County as a result of Hurricane Harvey. The water has receded, but left many homes and businesses damaged, and destroyed cars and other property in communities all over the county. During the flood, our photographers captured numerous images in places that were almost hard to recognize. They recently returned to some of those places to compare how they look now to what they looked like four weeks ago.
In a match to gain an advantage in the District 24-6A title chase, the Friendswood Lady Mustangs triumphed over the Clear Falls Knights.
A weak cold front should slide through Galveston County late Thursday into Friday. There will be a slight chance of rain along and ahead of the front, but it appears as though most of the rain over the next 2-3 days will remain west of Southeast Texas.