The State Fair of Texas is known for its over-the-top, deep-fried renditions of practically everything edible. This year, the fair has been canceled because of the pandemic. But the deep fryers bubble on through a trio of inventive ways to clog the state’s collective arteries without the ann…
Galveston County Judge Mark Henry said he isn't opposed to the Oct. 13 start to early voting, just to the way that date was chosen.
October will soon arrive, and after a long hot summer, most people look forward to fall weather. The arrival of October and more consistently cooler temperatures will provide a reinvigorating lift to the spirit.
A promising therapy for heart attacks uses stem cells to repair the damaged areas of the heart. However, getting the transplanted cells to stay at the site is a challenge. Now scientists have created a new type of off-the-shelf cardiac patch that overcomes these limitations.
The first truly robust cold front of the fall season rolled through Galveston County yesterday bringing wind gusts to 40-mph and scattered thundershowers. These were light, however, generally depositing less than 1/10 inch of rain in most spots, excepting an 0.18” total measured on the East …
It won’t be a district game, as the two teams are long accustomed to playing, but it should still be a red-hot rivalry game atmosphere as the Ball High Tors take on the Texas City Stings.
The health district also announced three new COVID-19 related deaths over the weekend, bringing the countywide total to 143.
The tournament is coming up fast, with a curious date of Oct. 19-22. Curious because this is the first time in tournament history that it will be contested over four days.
Our first cool spell blew in Monday afternoon. Not much rain but north winds gusting to close to 40 knots held things down on the fishing scene.
Despite his ineptitude, the Texans franchise has sought fit to reward head coach/general manager Bill O'Brien with rich contract extensions and increased power and responsibilities within their organization. So, this is what you’re stuck with Texans (0-3) fans.
Fishing action is picking up with more varieties of fish appearing. While reds have been the most common fish caught from the surf lately.