Around 1,200 people lost power in Galveston on Friday morning, after a Waste Management trash truck took down a utility pole near Seawall Boulevard.
After hosting 110 teams and raising more than $3,000 during the inaugural Cougar Beach Bash, the sand volleyball tournament returns to East Beach with more than 150 players preregistered for the event.
Except for the heat, near-perfect conditions for fishing prevailed over the Galveston area on Friday. Anglers on the water early had the best luck and just about all of the typical summertime hot spots paid off.
The Ball High boys varsity golf team won third place in the Galveston Ball Boys Varsity Spring Classic at Moody Gardens on Feb. 24. Jordan Kleinecke placed third individually among 36 players. Pictured, front row, from left, are Konnor Chapman, Bryson Bassett, Anthony Boening, Trey Termini, Jordan Kleinecke and Allen Hopkins. Back row, from left, are Pano Koutrouvelis, Baine Schoenvogel, Brett Rutledge and Brant Schoenvogel.