A man was shot and killed on FM 517 this morning, and police are still looking for the suspected shooters.
The Galveston Park Board of Trustees on Tuesday approved an island-wide beach cleaning program, despite almost unanimous dissatisfaction with the federal requirements fueling the plan.
Area maritime leaders gave thanks to mariners and celebrated the industry at a ceremony Monday marking National Maritime Day.
League City council agreed in September to pay Dallas-based Gateway Planning Group $49,000 to develop a form-based code for League City’s downtown redevelopment plan.
In 2016, at least 35 people in Texas were killed in boating accidents in Texas, according to the Texas Park and Wildlife Department. There were hundreds of more accidents involving injuries and property damage.
Geri Bentley, former League City council member and a founder of the Clear Lake Tea Party, made the front page of The Bristol Press during a trip to Connecticut in April.
Contestants in vintage swimwear hit the catwalk for the Galveston Island Beach Revue Bathing Beauties Contest at the Hotel Galvez and Spa in Galveston on Saturday, May 20, 2017. The annual event is the official kickoff to the summer season on the island.
The mayors of the county's two largest cities say they're not worried about how changes in Washington will affect responses to a hurricane locally.
A driver accused of being intoxicated made headlines in late April when he plowed through traffic traveling along Seawall Boulevard before hitting a mother and daughter who were walking by and striking three parked cars.
We’re willing to wager most teachers don’t pursue their careers to abuse their power. In fact, most are likely inspired by altruism to enter a field not known for high pay or prestige. And most teachers are positive influences.
In this series, we’ve looked at bullying in schools. We’ve mostly focused on students who are bullied or who bully others, but research and interviews show educators and other adults often are relentlessly harassed by students, parents or other staff.
The lone finalist for superintendent of the Texas City Independent School District met Friday with residents at a chamber of commerce event.
Galveston public school trustees on Wednesday approved putting a new administrative team at Central and Weis middle schools in hopes of steering the schools out of academic malaise.
A Texas City man was sentenced Friday to of 35 years in prison for aggravated sexual assault of a child and possession of child pornography.
The state's highest court sided with the county in a long-running dispute that's influenced county politics and cost taxpayers more than $1 million.
Agencies on Thursday released a draft plan that would allocate $45.7 million in Deepwater Horizon recovery funds to 13 coastal restoration projects.
Several Galveston Independent School District schools could be slated for renaming, including one mascot, for the upcoming school year based on a conversation at Wednesday’s board of trustees meeting.
Stephen G. Bowen, a NASA astronaut, will make a special appearance during Meet a Mariner Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Sea Star Base Galveston, 7509 Broadway, in Galveston.
Before a packed house, the Galveston Independent School District board of trustees settled on a daily schedule for next year that includes an earlier start time for elementary-aged children and a later one for secondary students.