A panel appointed to regulate pilots who navigate vessels from the Gulf to ports in Galveston County approved a steep rate hike Wednesday on a tariff charged to shippers and cruise lines.
A La Marque teenager accused of strangling and stabbing his pregnant mother more than 20 times will face a charge of capital murder as an adult.
A local bank is warning its customers about fraudulent text messages being sent to local cellphones.
A Santa Fe teenager was found dead Thursday, apparently from electrocution, after his family reported him missing.
SANTA FE — The man police identified as a “person of interest” last week has been arrested in connection with a hit-and-run that killed a Santa Fe teenager, according to a news release.
A Galveston County nurse has been indicted on a charge of Medicaid fraud after an investigation by the Texas Attorney General's Office.
A man whose body was found Tuesday off the beach in Galveston had been shot twice in the chest, and detectives were awaiting autopsy results Wednesday, police said.
A Texas City middle school has edited a poster after it upset some people on the Internet earlier this week.
Dr. Ted Tsung-Che Huang, an innovative plastic surgeon who brought hope and help to severely burned children, died Friday.
Jordan Grigg and Myles Lewis needed just 12 minutes to reassure Gators fans the offense would be just fine after losing all 11 starters from last season.
There was plenty of preseason hype in the area about Friendswood quarterback Tyler Page heading into his senior season.
A woman kidnapped from outside an ATM on the Galveston College campus was forced to have sex with her abductor before being released, a probab…
One of the United States’ all-time Olympic greats grew up in East St. Louis, one of the all-time most economically disadvantaged communities i…
The United Way of Galveston and United Way Galveston County Mainland kicked off their fundraising campaigns Wednesday with the goal to collect…
The Coast Guard rescued two people after their boat flipped over in Galveston Bay on Wednesday morning.
The Galveston County Health District will begin going door-to-door in Galveston later this month, as part of an assessment of the city's publi…
A community meeting will be held today in Santa Fe to discuss the $35 million bond election recently proposed by the Santa Fe Independent Scho…
The Galveston Arts Center named Dennis Nance as its new curator on Monday.
Departing League City Councilwomen Geri Bentley and Heidi Hansing have more than gender in common: Both are involved with the Clear Lake Tea P…
The Galveston Police Department is investigating a reported kidnapping and sexual assault that occurred at Galveston College on Saturday evening.
A League City man was sentenced Monday to two years in prison for possessing child pornography.
Galveston County officials have widened the pool of poor people who can qualify for its indigent health care program.
Four for-profit developers are seeking federal grant money in the first phase of funding to build scattered-site public housing in Galveston.
The rate of women in Texas who died from complications with pregnancy or within a year of having a baby doubled between 2000 and 2014, accordi…
A tropical depression the Gulf of Mexico isn't expected to come to Texas, but that doesn't mean the state won't feel some effects from it.
New research from the University of Texas Medical Branch has determined that the Zika virus passes from adult female mosquitoes can pass the v…
A new recommendation from the Food and Drug Administration requires that all blood donated in the United States be tested for the Zika virus.
Oyster companies are celebrating new Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission rules that will allow fewer days to harvest and limit the size of cat…
The area pictured in the photo — at 22nd and Strand — is not entirely brick and the city did not place asphalt over the brick sections, he said.