Galveston County law enforcement officials say they have no plans to decriminalize marijuana
The Friendswood Mustangs gave it all they had against the talented, long and athletic Pearland Dawson Eagles, but fell in the bi-District round of the Region III-6A playoffs by the final score of 49-35 Tuesday at Manvel High School.
Junior shooting guard Tanner Bandini took over the game in the fourth quarter, bombarding the Clear Springs Chargers with clutch shooting from downtown, to send the Mustangs into the Region III-6A playoffs with a come-from-behind victory, 63-60, Friday at Dickinson High School.
An upper-level disturbance tracking east across Texas and northern Mexico will keep showers and occasional thunderstorms around for most of the day. Although the bulk of the precipitation is expected to move out some time this evening, there is a chance that parades scheduled tonight in Galv…
Vocational Guidance Services is preparing for its seventh annual Talent Has No Boundaries job fair for people with mental and physical disabilities. This job fair will showcase the skills and talents of workers with disabilities who represent a diverse and vibrant talent pool for hire.
In a marquee District 24-6A matchup in girls soccer, the third-place Friendswood Lady Mustangs and the second-place Clear Springs Lady Chargers dueled to a 0-0 draw Wednesday night at Henry Winston Stadium.
While the Clear Springs Chargers controlled the ball for the majority of the match, the Friendswood Mustangs came through with big plays to post a 3-0 win Wednesday in District 24-6A action.
A costly mistake and a couple missed chances saw Friendswood come up short against District 24-6A leader Clear Lake in a 2-1 loss Saturday afternoon.
With wind playing a major factor in the game, the Friendswood Mustangs and Clear Lake Falcons had plenty of chances to pull out a win, but tough defense won out in the end as the two teams battled to a 1-1 draw, Saturday afternoon at Henry Winston Stadium.
The Clear Springs Chargers kept their 24-6A district playoff hopes alive on Friday night as they defeated the Friendswood Mustangs, 67-64, in front of a roaring crowd at Friendswood High School.
Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush told state legislators Thursday that he planned to meet with President Donald Trump's administration to advocate for federal funding to build a protective hurricane barrier along the Texas coast.
A Galveston County jury Wednesday found Cassel Mary Clement, 58, of Texas City, guilty of hindering officers in finding a suspect in an attempted murder.
The Clear Brook Wolverines had a strong second half to turn a close game against the Clear Springs Chargers into a comfortable 67-48 win Tuesday night.
Trish Hanks, longtime superintendent at Friendswood Independent School District, announced her retirement Monday during a training session with the district’s board of trustees.
The Friendswood Mustangs could not find their shot from long range and could not contain Clear Lake’s junior Ajare Sanni as they went on to lose, 63-41, Tuesday at Kruger Field House.
A zonal (mostly straight west to east) wind pattern aloft will keep warmer than normal weather around for most of the next 6-7 days. A zonal pattern tends to keep cold weather bottled up well to our north and in many circumstances brings drier than normal conditions.
K’Ellen Dezern knew she was going to the Super Bowl months ago, before she knew whether her beloved Green Bay Packers would be in the game or not.
In a three-way tie for the fourth place playoff spot in District 24-6A entering Friday's game, the Friendswood Mustangs grinded out a hard-fought victory, getting clutch baskets late to defeat the Clear Creek Wildcats, 51-48.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver and Ball High alum Mike Evans joined the NFL Experience — a sort of theme park for football fans housed in the George R. Brown Convention Center as a part of Super Bowl LI week festivities — on Friday to sign autographs on various memorabilia for a throng of fans.
If your kayak has gone missing in the last six months, you may want to check in the property room at the Galveston Police Department.
The state’s windstorm insurer of last resort has yet to pay many millions of dollars to school districts, cities and a community college for Hurricane Ike damage because of an appraisal clause in their contracts, an attorney representing the districts and cities said.
Heart disease is America’s leading cause of death and the statistics are startling. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, heart disease contributes to about 610,000 deaths every year in the United States. That’s approximately one in every four deaths.
On the final day of the month, it appears likely that this month will be the warmest January in Galveston since 1950. The 62.6° average for Galveston (unlikely to change much with today’s mild weather) will also rank as the 4th warmest ever for the Island. League City, with a 60.3° average (…
Three men dressed in all black, wearing beanies on their heads, broke into a residence in the 400 block of Stadium Lane at 1:11 p.m. Jan. 23, Friendswood Police said.
As part of The Mary Kay Foundation’s annual shelter grants program, local women’s shelter Resource and Crisis Center of Galveston County has received a $20,000 unrestricted grant to further the organization’s efforts to combat domestic violence and provide rehabilitation services throughout …
The Friendswood Mustangs did all they could behind a stellar 33-point performance by senior Griffin Schneider, but blew a 12-point lead in the final 4 minutes of the fourth quarter, and the Dickinson Gators went on to win, 73-70, to remain undefeated in District 24-6A, Tuesday at Friendswood High School.
A Gale Warning for gusts up to 50-mph has been issued for Galveston Bay and off-shore waters on Sunday. In addition, a Wind Advisory is effect for Galveston County with winds of 20-30 mph expected and gusts to 35-mph (or higher right along the coast).
Wednesday was the first day for candidates to apply for a spot on ballots for the May 6 election. A number of cities and school districts in Galveston County plan to hold elections this year.