Beach construction, wetland restoration and conservation are among Texas’ top strategies to protect its coast and the people who live there from hurricanes and other threats from the Gulf of Mexico, according to a planning document released Wednesday.
Opponents of a proposed $487 million bond issue criticized Clear Creek Independent School District’s debt and questioned claims about how fast the student population is growing. Proponents in a separate presentation talked about the district’s smart spending and community need.
The Clear Springs Chargers and the Alvin Yellowjackets baseball teams battled in a scoreless pitchers' duel late into the night Tuesday, which reached the 12th inning before a two-run walk-off double by Dalin Stanton gave Clear Springs a 2-1 win.
Bright yellow and lettered with decals proclaiming them property of Clear Creek Independent School District, buses are like moving billboards, Ezell Brown, director of transportation, said.
The Clear Falls Knights bounced back from a tough loss to district leader Alvin to out-duel what many consider to be the best offense in District 24-6A in the Dickinson Lady Gators for an 8-6 win Tuesday.
Few will argue with the observation that the weather over the past few days has been near ideal. Fairly light winds, abundant sunshine, mild nights and warm afternoons have stirred spring fever in most people I’ve encountered. This is reflected by increased interest in outdoor activities fro…
In a matchup that had trap game written all over it, the Clear Springs Chargers finished strong, despite having been off for 10 days and already clinching the District 24-6A title, to shut out the Clear Lake Falcons, 2-0, on Monday at Challenger Columbia Memorial Stadium.
State officials want to hear from League City residents with questions about extending Landing Boulevard from FM 518 to Interstate 45 in Galveston and Harris counties.
The Texas Association of Basketball Coaches released its all-region teams over the weekend, with nine Galveston County players earning the prestigious all-region honor.
Three of Galveston County’s top football players from the past season were further honored by scout.com with recent selections to their all-state team.
Sen. Larry Taylor, R-Friendswood, recently filed a bill that would see several changes to a new Texas Education Agency school accountability system opposed by many districts in Galveston County.
The Clear Falls Knights’ baseball team was sporting green on its uniforms, but it was the Clear Brook Wolverines who appeared to have all the luck as pinch-hitter Preston Tee hit a walk off RBI-single in the bottom of the 8th inning to hand the Knights a 5-4 St. Patrick’s Day loss.
Two special political action committees disagree about the numbers in Clear Creek Independent School District’s proposed $487 million bond issue in the May 6 election.
So, Leonard Woolsey is concerned about journalists being attacked — as a result of their biases ("Journalists are under fire," The Daily News, March 5). Journalists’ lives sure floated along nicely over the last eight years, didn’t they? No conflicts, nothing got messy, just clean living. We…
I enjoyed reading Stephen Hodgson’s guest column (“Will Trump have support when he needs it?” The Daily News, March 14); however, while referencing the U.S. Constitution, one should realize it applies to U.S. citizens.
In a low-scoring extra-inning game for the second straight outing, this time the Dickinson Lady Gators prevailed, 2-1, against Clear Creek on Wednesday thanks to a walkoff hit by freshman designated player Mia Terry in the bottom of the eighth inning.
With wins over district playoff contenders Clear Creek and Dickinson in her collection, Alvin pitcher Rachel Hertenberger set her sights on another contender in the Clear Falls Knights, pitching a seven-inning shutout with 13 strikeouts on six hits to down the Knights by the final score of 6-0 at Clear Falls High School.
Yes! March 10, was refreshing reading letters from local Patriots expressing opposition to the liberal spin from our paper and supporting our president. Not a day goes by without some sort of president bashing or liberal bias of nearly any issue.
Area school district officials are optimistic about a bill by state Rep. Wayne Faircloth that would cut payments property-rich school districts must make to the state under the Robin Hood funding process.
Behind a no-hitter thrown by ace pitcher Blake Schultz and a four-RBI effort by first baseman Drew Minter, the Clear Springs Chargers claimed a 6-1 win over the Clear Creek Wildcats on Tuesday in the teams’ District 24-6A opener.
I was on the internet recently and came across some very interesting articles describing how “volcano mulching kills trees.” The articles were written by Texas A&M Forest Service, The Washington Post, Clemson University and others. I was amazed at what the articles said about volcano mul…
Certainly spring break week has begun on a much cooler note than many would want. In fact, the 51 degree low this morning in Galveston equaled the coolest temperature seen during the entire month of February.
Laser-focused on defense and swinging hot bats early, the Clear Falls Knights remained unbeaten in District 24-6A play with a 6-1 win over the crosstown rival Clear Springs Chargers on Monday.
The U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Texas announced his resignation Friday from the position as one of 46 total federal appointees asked to resign.
Close to the Gulf of Mexico and drained by a series of bayous that flow into Galveston Bay, the Houston region is intimately familiar with water. Perhaps a little too intimately — we are gaining a reputation as “America’s flood capital” thanks to the torrential rain events that routinely shu…
Every time someone references the Berlin Wall when talking about the wall along our southern border, I cringe. The Berlin Wall divided a country, wherein the wall along our border will be between two countries.
Raising her game to a whole new level, Clear Springs junior point guard Dymond Gladney emerged as a leader for her Chargers and played a standout season to earn Galveston County girls basketball player of the year honors.
State Rep. Greg Bonnen’s decision to withhold pro forma support for a senior housing project to which the League City council had granted initial approval raises some interesting questions — academic, perhaps, but still interesting.
In a wild second half, the Clear Springs Chargers overcame two deficits to reclaim the 24-6A district title, defeating the defending district champion Friendswood Lady Mustangs by a final score of 3-2 on Friday at Clear Springs High School.
Galveston Police Department has found a future home for a 7-foot Colombian red tail boa constrictor that was seized in a League City animal cruelty case.
Behind a strong pitching performance by Cali Dolfi and a four-RBI game by designated player Erica Riley, it took only four innings for the Clear Falls Knights to beat the Friendswood Lady Mustangs, 10-0, on Wednesday at Clear Falls High School.
The Dickinson Gators out-passed and out-ran the Clear Creek Wildcats to log a 1-0 win Tuesday at Veterans Memorial Stadium, winning their fourth game in a row to lock up their first playoff-birth since the 2013 season, ending a four-year drought.