University of Texas regents have awarded the system's highest honor to The Sealy & Smith Foundation for donating more than $900 million since its creation to build hospitals, fund research and bring premier health care to Galveston County.
Texas A&M University at Galveston and university researcher Christopher Marshall signed a new one-year contract Tuesday with ExxonMobil Research Qatar to continue studying dugongs, an order of sea cows distantly related to manatees, in the Arabian Gulf.
Water temperature is a very important factor when determining where to fish and what species will be biting.
The Clear Creek and Dickinson boys basketball teams clash Friday in Dickinson for an all-important District 24-6A contest that could determine the league crown.
The Galveston Central Appraisal District estimates the Port of Galveston’s value at $105 million. A market return of 7.5 percent, usual for real estate, would generate income of about $7.9 million.
When President Theodore Roosevelt presented the National Park Service initiative to Congress he met great opposition. After making little progress with Congress, Roosevelt focused on the public by hosting The Conference of Governors in 1908. Roosevelt’s agenda was to achieve his conservation efforts and to cast conservation as a public, rather than private, and moral, rather than economic, issue.
MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Ronnie Drinnon scored 17 points and grabbed 16 rebounds and St. Francis (Pa.) defeated Robert Morris 68-57 on Thursday.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Third-seeded Donald Young beat Marcel Granollers 6-1, 7-6 (2) in the second round of the Memphis Open on Thursday.