The suspect in a La Marque woman’s slaying apparently killed himself during a high-speed police chase in Houston hours after her death Monday, authorities said.
La Marque police were investigating a deadly shooting Monday morning that left one woman dead.
A 47-year-old Texas City man is dead and police are searching for the robbers who pushed their way into his home Monday night, authorities said.
A Public Visitation will be held Saturday, September 24, 2016 at 9:00 AM followed by a Service to Celebrate His Life at 11:00 AM. Both Services will be held at Carnes Funeral Home 3100 Gulf Freeway Texas City, TX. There will be a Private Burial.
A Galveston County judge has dismissed about 20,000 cases in a massive lawsuit filed against BP after a failure at the company’s Texas City refinery caused 500,000 pounds of chemicals to spew into the air.
Hooters, a chain known for chicken wings and sexy waitresses in orange short-shorts, this week confirmed it would return to the island eight years after Hurricane Ike smashed to pieces its popular Seawall restaurant that operated on a pier over the Gulf of Mexico.
Phyllis's family will receive visitors beginning at 5:00 pm, Monday, September 19th, at Malloy & Son Funeral Home, Galveston, Texas. A memorial service will be held at 6:30
A judge sentenced a La Marque man to 90 years in prison Thursday for raping a 5-year-old girl.
City Manager Mark Rohr in an email to council members last week accused Mayor Pat Hallisey of breaching the city’s charter by publicly discussing an economic development prospect that was supposed to be confidential.
Officials of the union representing more than 900 workers at Marathon Petroleum Corp.’s Galveston Bay Refinery in Texas City say they are alarmed about recent accidents resulting in serious injuries and a fatality, the union’s vice president said.
After months of rumors, The ITEX Group this week confirmed its intentions to develop a 232-unit Class A apartment complex and a six-story parking garage at the site of a badly deteriorating building in the island’s downtown.
A Galveston County jury Thursday found a San Leon man not guilty of murder in the fatal shooting of his 31-year-old neighbor.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, September 26, 2016 at 10:00am at the Texas City Missionary Baptist Church in Texas City (2402 32nd Avenue N., Texas City), with friend and Pastor Carl Strickland officiating; interment to follow at Grace Memorial Park in Hitchcock.
Galveston County, with a population of some 322,000 people — more than 42,000 of whom are 65 years of age or older — has but a single Social Service Administration office, which is in League City.
The funeral mass in his honor will occur on Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at 10:00am at St. Helen’s Catholic Church in Pearland, Texas, and will be followed by burial at Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery in Dickinson, Texas.
Sea Scout Base Galveston is suing the construction company that built the foundation’s $44 million facility on Offatts Bayou, claiming the contractor overcharged and violated its contract.
Planting seeds: Will a long-vacant Broadway building in Galveston soon be home to a garden? If Mayor Jim Yarbrough and city officials have their way, it will. City officials are considering buying the building formerly occupied by Simp’s Kitchen and years ago by a Dairy Queen, 2528 Broadway. Most recently a group had plans to open a Cajun concept at the building, but those never came to fruition.
Visitation will be on Monday, September 19th at 2:00 pm, followed by a Memorial Services at 3:00 pm at Carnes Funeral Home-Texas City.
On Tuesday, after years of talk and planning, the city officially broke ground on its new, $4.1 million municipal pool.
Visitation will begin at 9:00 AM on Saturday, September 17, 2016 at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church followed by a Service Celebrating His Life along with his brother, George E. Denton, Jr. at 11:00 AM, with his Pastor A.W. Colbert, officiating.