Lacy Alexander, 10, listened to her fourth-grade teacher talk about bullying during social studies class one day and got an idea.
Tourists have been flocking to Galveston County in greater numbers in recent years. With Memorial Day weekend kicking off the summer season, area tourism experts are optimistic those numbers will continue to grow.
A man suspected in participating in the killing of another man on FM 517 earlier this week has been taken into custody, the Galveston County Sheriff's Office said.
Mosbacher Odyssey Academy's inaugural graduating classes, from the Galveston and League City campuses, received their diploma's Friday, May 26, 2017, during a ceremony at College of the Mainland in Texas City.
A Galveston jury on Thursday found a 40-year-old man guilty of being a sexual predator, committing him to a state institution after serving his prison term.
Aldo, a golden retriever who works as a canine counselor, sat in his usual spot by Amy Killgore, a prevention specialist for Clear Creek Independent School District.
It sounds like a TV script, something you might binge watch on Netflix: Brilliant teenagers in white lab coats do real-world research while attending high school. But in Galveston, it’s not fiction — it’s a scientific fact.
This year couple see a higher-than-average number of tropical storms and hurricanes in the Atlantic Ocean, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said on Thursday.
A former correctional officer for the Department of Corrections was sentenced to five years probation after an incident in which he had sex with an inmate at a Galveston hospital.
James Avant, 82, remembers being in the old Heights Elementary School building, at the same spot as the new building, when the school was rocked by explosions from the 1947 Texas City disaster.
Questions about the fate of Dickinson’s city administrator, fueled by recent rumors swirling on social media, remain unanswered after a city council meeting Tuesday night.
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.