A Galveston Police Department Officer was arrested Friday as part of a drug investigation.
Trial is set to begin at 9 a.m. today in a case against a Galveston police sergeant who is accused of illegally searching a civil rights activist’s car.
GALVESTON—Ernestine Gaines age 62 of Galveston received her eternal wings on Friday, January 6, 2017 at John Sealy Hospital in Galveston, Texas. Funeral Services are 11:00 am Saturday, January 14, 2017 at First Union Baptist Church, Pastor David L. Everson, Sr. officiating. Burial will follow at Lakeview Cemetery under the direction of Carnes Brothers Funeral Home of Galveston. The family will receive visitors at the church beginning at 10:00 am Saturday.
To honor Bruce’s legacy, there will be a celebration of his life on January 21, 2017 at 2:00 PM at the American Legion Post 89, 3028 29th St N, Texas City, TX 77590.
The car was upside down when medics arrived. The driver, a male, was unharmed and was not transferred to the hospital.
The Galveston police officer arrested Friday was the subject of a sting operation, according to an affidavit released Tuesday.
What do you do when your support system breaks down? Check out this story about Bacliff-area parents that created a unique shuttle service for working parents called K&G Ride Along.
A visitation will be from 9-10:55 AM, followed by a celebration of life at 11:00 AM, on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, at Fields-Johnson Family Mortuary with Rev. Paul Wingate officiating. Burial will follow at Lakeview Cemetery.Sign his guest book at www.filedsjohnson.com
Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 20, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Crowder Funeral Home in Dickinson, TX. Interment will follow services at Galveston Memorial Park in Hitchcock, TX.
Galveston's representative in Washington, D.C. is not a fan of CNN"s Jim Acosta.
The Galveston County Daily News' annual Press Run over the Causeway benefitting Newspapers in Education.
"One Mississippi," which filmed scenes in Galveston and Texas City earlier this year, will be available to stream Sept. 9 on Amazon Video.
MASSIV, Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark's newest attraction, opened to the public on Wednesday.
A video from a neighbor's home security system captured Hugh "Rocky" Hudson, 80, leaving his home in Friendswood at approximately 3:45 p.m. on June 15, 2016.
Dickinson Police Department is asking for assistance in identifying a male involved in a shooting on Friday, January 22, 2016 at about 2:30 am. The shooting occurred at the Shell Station located along the south bound feeder road of IH45 at FM 517. The suspect was fueling a black four door Mercedes at the gas pumps. The victim, driving a green Chevrolet pickup truck, pulled into the station and made a purchase at the station’s store. When the victim returned to his truck, he and the suspect exchanged some words. The suspect entered his car and as he began to drive away, he pointed a silver handgun towards the victim and fired at least four times, striking the victim’s truck. The victim was not injured. The truck sustained significant damage to the radiator and engine. The suspect was last seen driving south onto IH45 feeder road. Officers recovered .40 caliber shell casings from the scene. The victim said he did not know the actor and described him as a male black. Detectives were able to recover surveillance video from the business security cameras. Anyone with information about the actor or the vehicle is asked to contact Dickinson Police Department Sergeant John Lopez at 281-337-6335.
The Oak Ridge Boys cover the White Sripes' "Seven Nation Army."
"Break the Cycle" by you+me, made up of Dallas Green and Alecia Moore (P!nk.)
"Young Cardinals" by Alexisonfire
City and Colour's "Wasted Love" of the new album If I Should Go Before You.
To Whom It May's official music video for "Ghost."
Heavy rains on Tuesday Sept. 1 caused widespread flooding across Galveston Island. This is video taken by Galveston County Daily News Managing Editor Michael Smith and Business Editor Laura Elder on Broadway between 51st Street and 39 Street at about noon.
This is what a "Slider" looks like courtesy of the League City Police Department.
Texas City Corporal Randall Johnston had to wrestle a calf to the ground after a chase.
Kim Hubbard talks about being rescued from an apartment fire in Galveston.
Galveston County residents react to the Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage.
So far Tropical Storm #Bill has not been a huge weather maker for Galveston County. High tides have covered roads, but not much rain. Our apologies for vertical video.
A 12-year-old Houston girl was presumed drowned after she went missing in surf near 57th Street and Seawall Boulevard on Thursday. Officials said the Houston Kipp Academy charter school student was on a field trip with about 20 classmates, when she went missing around 3 p.m. Rescuers ended their search around 8:30 p.m.
On Wednesday, May 27, NOAA, the Houston Zoo and Moody Gardens partnered to release 50 sea turtles on Stewart Beach in Galveston. Despite rainy weather, dozens of onlookers showed up to watch the release. Most of turtles released on Wednesday were brought to Galveston from Massachusetts last November. The turtles had been stunned by the cold waters off Cape Cod and were brought to NOAA’s Galveston Sea Turtle to be treated and recuperate.
Raw security camera video from the shooting at H.T.'s Lounge on December 26, 2014. A Galveston County grand jury on May 21, 2015 declined to place charges against a Texas City police officer who shot and killed a 20-year-old man December 26, 2014. The Galveston County District Attorney’s Office withheld this video until the investigation and grand jury proceedings had concluded.
Raw dashcam video and audio from Texas City Police Officer Bradley Macik from the shooting at H.T.'s Lounge on December 26, 2014. A Galveston County grand jury on May 21, 2015 declined to place charges against a Texas City police officer who shot and killed a 20-year-old man December 26, 2014. The Galveston County District Attorney’s Office withheld this video until the investigation and grand jury proceedings had concluded.
Raw dashcam video and audio from Texas City Police Officer Christopher Ham from the shooting at H.T.'s Lounge on December 26, 2014. A Galveston County grand jury on May 21, 2015 declined to place charges against a Texas City police officer who shot and killed a 20-year-old man December 26, 2014. The Galveston County District Attorney’s Office withheld this video until the investigation and grand jury proceedings had concluded.