The U.S. Coast Guard is searching the San Luis Pass for a teenager who was apparently swept under the water while fishing this morning.
Tropical Storm Cindy, the first named tropical storm to appear in the Gulf of Mexico this year, formed on Tuesday, and Galveston County is among the places on the Texas Coast that could feel its effects in coming days.
The National Hurricane Center has issued a tropical storm warning for part of the Louisiana coast, with a storm watch in effect from west of Intracoastal City, Louisiana to High Island.
The Texas Press Association at its annual convention Saturday named Coast Monthly best in the state for a third year in a row and honored The Daily News with eight other awards.
More than 2,000 people gathered at Galveston's Pier 21 to witness the commissioning of the USS Gabrielle Giffords. The ceremony itself is a naval tradition that stretches back to the birth of the U.S. Navy in 1775.
The Galveston Independent School District Board of Trustees will hold a workshop meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday to discuss budget numbers for the most recent school year and the upcoming one.
Two men were arrested and charged with aggravated kidnapping early Saturday morning, after they allegedly attempted to force a woman into a van at a north county parking lot.
Dignitaries from across the country were in Galveston on Saturday, June 10 for the commissioning of the United States Navy Littoral Combat Ship USS Gabrielle Giffords. Giffords, a former United States Congresswoman, was wounded during a deadly shooting in 2011, spoke at the event.
The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department will hold a public meeting on Monday to gather public input on a possible extension of the federal recreational red snapper season.
The Dickinson City Council on Tuesday fired longtime City Administrator Julie Robinson and named Police Chief Ron Morales as her interim replacement.
The Galveston Island Humane Society is packed with small dogs this week after an animal cruelty case led authorities to seize dozens of pets from a single home.
Graduates of The University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine celebrated formally entering the medical profession at the school's 2017 Commencement ceremony at Moody Gardens in Galveston on Saturday, June 3, 2017.
Clear Springs High School's graduating seniors celebrated their accomplishments at the school's 2017 Commencement ceremony at Challenger Columbia Stadium in Webster on Friday, June 2, 2017.
The body found by searchers late Thursday has been positively identified as Jecobi Cox, 24, who went missing Wednesday while swimming in the Gulf of Mexico, according to the Galveston County Medical Examiner’s Office.
Clear Falls High School graduating seniors celebrated their accomplishment at the school's 2017 Commencement ceremony at Challenger Columbia Stadium in Webster on Thursday, June 1, 2017.
Overcast skies and rain forecasts forced the ceremony inside, but more than 200 people still showed up to mark the day at the post's hall on Independence Avenue.
With the stroke of a pen, and probably the push of a keystroke, the number of ride-hailing companies available on Galveston Island doubled on Monday.
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.