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…
La Marque Cougars senior Malik Holmes is certainly no stranger to the wide world of sports, and now he’ll get the opportunity to compete on the state level in one of his multiple sports of choice — powerlifting.
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.
Galveston, please come out and support the Sunshine Center. On April 13, we will have our annual Spring Fling fundraiser. You can purchase tickets by calling the center at 409-763-5029.
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.
A young La Marque Lady Cougars team will have plenty on which to build next season with multiple 24-4A all-district awards earned this season.
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.
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.
The Clear Creek Wildcats had the ball with 8 seconds left, but two attempts to tie and win the game fell short in a 39-37 loss to Richmond George Ranch in a Region III-6A bi-district game Tuesday night at Pearland High School.
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?
Trail riders with the Texas Independence Trail Ride Association passed through La Marque on their way to the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019. The riders camped Friday night at Mac McGaffey Highland Bayou Park and left Saturday morning. Over a hundred riders of all…
Junior post Willie Johns scored eight of his 18 points in the fourth quarter, including a huge basket that finally gave the Cougars the breathing space it needed to hold off Brazosport 64-52 to win the District 24-4A championship.
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.
What once looked like a blowout for heavily-favored North Forest turned out to be a game of survival for the Bulldogs on Tuesday night as La Marque forced them to make all 32 minutes matter.
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.