Spring will officially arrive on Wednesday, accompanied by a full moon and probably clear enough skies to make for a fine spring evening. Sunny skies through the end of week may also cheer up those weary of the persistent clouds, fog and rain that have prevailed over the past couple of month…
Deputies late Friday took Orlando Martinez, 24, into custody after a jury found him guilty of criminally negligent homicide at the end of a week-long trial.
President Donald Trump on Friday nominated Texas Supreme Court Justice Jeffrey Brown to serve in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District in Texas.
Parents, you may not think your teen is listening, but you make the biggest difference. Research from the Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (www.samhsa.gov) shows that the No. 1 influence on youth behavior is still parents.
Brittany McCutcheon used stolen information to set up department store accounts and then resell fraudulent purchases, a jury decided Wednesday.
The Board of Pilot Commissioners for Galveston County has found itself thrust into the spotlight as fights erupt over rising rates and fog delays greatly affecting waterfront commerce.
A strong cold front sent overnight temperatures plunging to as low as 30 degrees over inland parts of the county. Fortunately, as predicted, Galveston Island and areas close to the bay, avoided freezing temperatures with morning lows of 35 degrees at Scholes International Airport in Galvesto…
The Galveston County Criminal District Attorney’s Office has received federal funding to promote community awareness of crime victims’ rights and services during National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, which will be April 7 through April 13.
Norman Lee Schlotter, 39, has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, Sheriff Henry Trochesset said. He was in the Galveston County jail as of late Thursday on $80,000 bond, Trochesset said.
U.S. Coast Guard crews late Wednesday towed a disabled sailing vessel with two people aboard from 92 miles off the coast back to Galveston, officials said.
On Feb. 10, former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christy said “the richest 10 percent of Americans pay 58 percent of the income tax.” What he didn’t tell you is that the rich make 93 percent of all the money in America. That leaves only 7 percent for the rest of us.
With many weekend events planned, including the second week end of Mardi Gras, there is plenty of interest in what the weather will bring for the next five to seven days.
A Galveston County judge has decided to move the trial of accused Santa Fe shooter Dimitrios Pagourtzis out of Galveston County, attorneys confirmed on Wednesday afternoon.
The last couple of days have seen another round of cloudy, windy, wet weather as our El Niño influenced weather pattern persists. The good news is that we shall see some sun this afternoon as drier air and high pressure filters in behind our latest Pacific cold front.
Galveston County commissioners have called on the Texas Department of Transportation to get moving on a long-stalled plan to build a major highway through part of League City.
Our routines can make life seem monotonous and maybe even boring. What if there is another way to live, a way that leads to greater happiness and life satisfaction?
Hundreds of people showed up at a Bacliff meeting on Wednesday to express their concern about new proposed regulations on county RV dwellers
Galveston County Commissioner Ken Clark is publicly stumping for the creation of a new, nearly county-wide drainage district with taxing authority.
A modest cold front moved across Southeast Texas last night bringing rainfall amounts from a quarter of an inch to three-fourths inch over much of the County, along with cool, west to northwest winds. The good news is that this front is rather modest compared to our last one and that a warm …
The number of traffic fatalities on Texas roads had increased more than 34 percent since 2010, according to Texas Department of Transportation data.
Dense fog advisories were again necessary as sea fog continued to visit coastal areas in Southeast Texas. This is not unusual for this time of year. Locations along the Upper-Texas coast typically receive 33 to 40 days of heavy fog a year (defined as reducing visibilities to ¼ mile or less),…
Another group of civil rights organizations filed a federal lawsuit on Monday over attempts to check the citizenship status of thousands of registered Texas voters.
State officials plan a four-phase project, with the first phase, expected take more than a year, to include widening the northbound side of the bridge between Seabrook and Kemah.
A week after state Rep. Mayes Middleton announced he would hold a public meeting to talk about idea of moving the peninsula to Chambers County residents of Bolivar seemed intrigued, if not fully invested, in the idea.
A civil rights group sued Galveston County Voter Registrar Cheryl Johnson in an attempt to block the review of tens of thousands of voter registrations.
A raid Wednesday at a Bacliff residence that netted almost a pound of methamphetamine is the latest evidence that the highly addictive stimulant is fast becoming popular in the county, sheriff’s office officials said.