The jail's population is likely to swell as a fight between county commissioners and judges heads toward more legal action.
The outlook for the remainder of the weekend is excellent, especially for anglers fishing the surf, jetties and around the passes.
Two county rivals move on from thinking about “what ifs” to focusing on “what now” as the Texas City Stings (1-3, 0-1 in District 23-5A) host the Santa Fe Indians (2-2, 0-1) tonight.
The schooner America, a replica of the fabled racing yacht that coined the phrase America's Cup, will visit Galveston late next month.
Judge Christopher Dupuy, of Galveston County Court at Law No. 3, was arrested Wednesday on two felony and six misdemeanor charges of obstruction or retaliation, official oppression and abuse of official capacity. He posted a $19,000 bond and was released from the county jail. A lawsuit was also filed Wednesday seeking his removal from the bench.