There have been no local cases of the disease, but health officials have started to identify buildings that could be used for large-scale quarantines.
A reinforcing cold front due to reach the coast tonight will bring a touch of winter back to the area. With this front, wind gusts to 35-mph and temperatures dropping into the 30’s over the mainland and the low-40’s at the coast are expected by Thursday morning. This will result in rather ch…
Tax assessor-collector candidate Jackie Peden says the ad shows a possible illegal voter. Incumbent tax assesor-collector Cheryl Johnson calls the ad "despicable."
The Jerry J. Esmond Juvenile Justice Center needs at least 32 more beds and a possibly another recreation area, director says.
Nineteen people are running for Galveston City Council; five people are running for mayor in Dickinson; a former mayor is running for a council seat in Kemah.
We'll see more clouds and fog than sun over the next few days as an upper-level low and trough to our west and an advancing cold front reaches the coast by early Tuesday, before stalling and heading back northward as a warm front.
The state's congressional delegation will have to work to sell the rest of Washington, and the White House, on spending billions for a storm-surge system, Texas' senior senator said.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Texas sued the county in 2018 over its bail practices, with Aaron Booth's previous arrest at the heart of its case.
About 16,000 registered voters have address issues, according to the Galveston County Tax Assessor/Collector's office. There's still time to fix the problems, they said.
I was somewhat surprised when I analyzed the data for January. Even though I knew it was a relatively mild month (no freezes and all), it still felt somewhat chilly and gloomy and many of the people I’ve talked to felt the same way. But, January, 2020 goes into the record books at the 8th wa…