Clear Creek ISD teams defended their home courts with championship wins Saturday in both the Peggy Whitley Classic girls basketball tournament and the Carlisle-Krueger boys basketball tournament.
If you missed the article, Hallisey told The Daily News on Tuesday he intended to get an item on the agenda for a Dec. 13 meeting calling for the council to consider firing the two.
A beautiful, vivacious, young woman with potential for being a productive citizen in our society has been snatched away by a very ugly epidemic — bullying.
In a scene more historically accurate of 19th century Victorian England than expected, vendors and visitors sat huddled under downtown awnings, listening to music, looking at merchandise and enjoying one another’s company.
A powerful winter storm drowned out two of Galveston County’s main events Saturday and left severe flooding and road closures in its wake.
Despite being just 17 years old and a senior in high school, Dickinson resident Sarah Bryan is an accomplished pianist.
Rain continued to pound Galveston County throughout Saturday.
The officer was wearing a functional body camera, police said.
Seldom do we get to report good news about an animal shelter.
The city of Friendswood is postponing its Flapjack Fun Run until Dec. 10.
Local resident launched rebuilding effort with $10,000 gift
Officials have identified a man who died in a hospital Tuesday after being shot by a Friendswood police officer on FM 518 near West Willowick Avenue.
Applications by seven federally licensed ship pilots for the right to guide vessels into local ports could be headed to litigation, said an attorney representing the Board of Pilot Commissioners, to which the applications were made.
A Houston man was sentenced Tuesday to 30 years in prison for sexually assaulting a girl starting at age 3 until she was 16.
A Harris County judge denied the election challenge Nov. 22.
Rains of 4-5 inches are not out of the question for many localities in Galveston County and various advisories are likely to be issued as the weekend nears.
Thank you musketeers for shedding some light on the farm subsidy programs in America ("Less regulation and a free market really works," The Daily News, Nov. 7). Your column only scratched the surface of this kind of "rich man's welfare."
A man was sentenced Monday to two years in prison for the sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl.
The coming holidays are a difficult time for victims of violent crime and their families, but they can also be a time of reflection.
Electronic signs could help spread emergency messages from the city, but not all council members are convinced of the benefit.
Already hampered by injuries, Friendswood lost the one player they could not afford to lose as Cinco Ranch ended the Mustangs’ playoff run in the Class 6A, Division II regional semifinals with a 34-7 win Saturday at NRG Stadium.
Clear Brook battled in the first half, but saw the Cy-Ridge Rams control the second half as the Wolverines were topped, 49-14, in Saturday’s Class 6A, Division II regional semifinal game at NRG Stadium, ending their unlikely deep playoff run.
The Friendswood Mustangs faced off with the Katy Cinco Ranch Cougars in a UIL 6A Region III Divison 2 semifinal on Saturday afternoon at NRG Stadium in Houston. The Mustangs were dealt a blow when quarterback Tyler Page left the game due to injury after the first offensive play, and the fell to the Cougars 34-7.
Are online deals to blame for lighter Black Friday shopping crowds?
With the two teams bringing similar approaches and looks, Friendswood and Cinco Ranch will each try to be just a little bit better at what they do best when they meet 2 p.m. today at NRG Stadium.
Joshua Benjamin Andrews, 24, was charged Monday with sexual assault of a child, law enforcement officials said.
A judge in Harris County has dismissed an election challenge against the city of Friendswood that had put new sales taxes for road and downtown improvements on hold.
Houston artist Anat Ronen is wrapping her mural around the back of the Sherwin-Williams Paint Store, 607 S. Friendswood Drive, as downtown revitalization turns a corner in Friendswood.
Tommy Holloway, 53, needs a job.
One place in Texas has more active license holders than the rest of the state, and its Zip code is 77573.
Galveston employers say they can’t find enough people to hire, yet there are plenty of unemployed residents. The conundrum arises from a reliance on foreign seasonal workers through the J1 visa program and a need for skilled workers. Retiring baby boomers, ever-changing technology and underemployed workers complicate the problem.
Bob Pagan, who built a network of car dealerships, including Sand Dollar Autoplex on the island, and who was known for community service in Galveston, died Tuesday morning in Houston. He was 78.
Friendswood is hosting a Flapjack Fun Run Dec. 3 in Stevenson Park.
Friendswood police charged two teens following a traffic stop Saturday.
Eight Friendswood voters want a Harris County judge to void the May city election.
Port of Galveston officials voted Monday to table an agreement authorizing The Goodman Corporation to pursue grant funding for transportation related projects.
This week brings one of the longest and busiest holidays of all with Thanksgiving and the long Thanksgiving week looming. With many people planning to travel during this holiday, I thought it would be good to see what kind of weather we may have during this time.
Friendswood City Council would rather see half of the roadwork done the right way than skimping on the overall project.
With just weeks until the 85th session of the Texas Legislature convenes in Austin, the Galveston County Commissioners Court has yet to have a meaningful discussion about using power to police illegal gambling halls it was given two years ago during the 84th session.
Harold Fattig and Bobby DeSanto were part of a group of friends who wanted to deep-fry turkeys for their families the day before Thanksgiving some 20 years ago.
In just another typical Tyler Page performance, the Friendswood Mustangs dominated the La Porte Bulldogs in the area round of the Region III-6A, Division II playoffs, 56-35, Friday at Challenger Columbia Stadium.
The Friendswood Mustangs defeated the La Porte Bulldogs 56-35 in a UIL 6A Region III Area Playoff on Friday night at Challenger Columbia Stadium in League City.
Judge John Froeschner of the U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas denied bond Thursday for Deadrian Quincy Morrison and Patricia Madison Cope, who are charged with sex trafficking and conspiracy to commit sex trafficking.
Preview of Friday's Class 6A area round playoff games featuring Friendswood and Dickinson.
Sharon Gillins, Darnell Ray, Cheryl Sue Johnson and Helen Mooty were recipients of a diversity scholarship to attend the National Historic Trust for Historic Preservation conference, which was Nov. 15-18.
Maritime groups and the Board of Pilot Commissioners for Galveston County Ports failed Wednesday to reach a mediated settlement in a lawsuit over tariff rate increases.
Two areas of Galveston County will benefit from the latest round of grants funded by settlements from the 2010 BP Oil Spill.
After careful perusal of the Galveston County voter results, The Daily News should come to the realization that your county votes for more conservative or Republican candidates almost 2 to 1.
The city of Friendswood is suing its former attorneys in effort to recoup about $735,000.
During the months of September, October and November, the Friendswood Chamber of Commerce welcomed several businesses into its family.
Dickinson police Tuesday were warning businesses about a scam involving labor law compliance posters.
The U.S. Coast Guard air-lifted a 66-year-old woman Monday after she fell down some stairs aboard the cruise ship Disney Wonder.
Nicholas Ryan May, 20, and Wyatt Samuel Gensemer, 19, were charged with cocaine possession after an incident Thursday at a Whataburger.
Friendswood police are looking for a woman who robbed a customer service clerk at the Kroger store on West Bay Area Blvd. and FM 528 about 2:40 p.m. Sunday.
The Bay Area Pet Adoptions recently raised $27,800 for the Galveston County no-kill shelter during its Barktoberfest fundraiser.
Friendswood police arrested three people on gun and drug charges after a Sunday traffic stop.
Unless you are a gardener or ready for real fall weather to set in, this week should be near ideal. Mostly sunny skies, with cool to mild nights and mild to warm afternoons will continue through Thursday or Friday. In fact, temperatures may even reach 80° over inland areas of the County by Thursday or Friday.
The Alpha program offers students identified as gifted and talented a variety of mini-courses to explore certain content areas in deeper detail than what time permits in their regular classrooms.
The Friendswood Mustangs defeated George Ranch in the Bi-District round of the State Football Playoffs at Henry Winston Stadium in Friendswood Friday, Nov. 11, 2016.
Quarterback Tyler Page and the Mustangs O-line Union pushed around the defending Class 5A state champion Richmond George Ranch Longhorns.
Two 14-year-old students are in juvenile custody after one of them took a stolen gun to school and alluded to a possible Columbine scenario on social media.
A new Friendswood Independent School District board member takes office Dec. 12 in a swearing-in ceremony during the board meeting.
Police arrested an Anderson County man on a felony warrant for aggravated sexual assault of a child. A traffic stop led to the arrest.