The county plans to do away with the mishmash of buildings and replace it with a new complex funded by money from a bond voters approved in 2017.
Highlighted by a slew of superlatives, several Galveston County athletes earned all-district honors in District 24-6A’s postseason awards.
Manuel Lopez Vargas initially was charged with continuous sexual abuse of a child under 14 and indecency with a child by sexual contact, but a jury found him guilty of the lesser-included offense of aggravated sexual assault on the first charge.
I’m Mark Salinas, and I'm running to be your next sheriff of Galveston County. Born and raised on Galveston Island, I'm a Ball High School graduate with an associate’s degree from Galveston College. I went to the University of Houston Downtown for my bachelor’s degree in criminal justice.
During this special time of the year, our loved ones are never far from our minds. Special holiday memories fill our hearts with great joy, as we think about those who have completed their life’s journeys.
By working with organizations that help veterans transition back to civilian life, locals hope they can make a difference.
The strongest cold front yet this season should reach the coast by sometime this evening, prompting a Wind Advisory for Galveston County as well as Low Water Advisories for the Bay and Gale Warnings for the immediate coast and offshore waters, for winds gusting to 45-mph or high behind the front.
A cold front currently moving southward across Texas will bring showers and thunderstorms to our area later today and tonight along with markedly cooler temperatures. Rainfall could average 2 inches or more over much of the County with precipitation lingering near the coast much of tomorrow.…