The council on Tuesday will consider about $765,900 in design contracts for the city’s first three bond-related projects since the May election.
A three-time all-state player, three-time all-district first-teamer, district MVP, team co-MVP and academic all-district player, Clear Falls goalkeeper Maddy Anderson can now add her greatest honor yet to a long and growing list of achievements — All-American.
The first time I visited Arlington National Cemetery in 1995, I was a 2nd Lt. in the U.S. Marine Corps. I went to pay respects to those who had gone before me, many of who paid the ultimate price in battle for the United States’ continued independence and liberty as a nation. I thought then …
Over the course of the morning session, consultants laid out plenty of examples of other fast-growing communities like League City that have leaned into growth to build infrastructure, and what happens when they fail to do so.
Third-grade students from Heights Elementary School in Texas City gathered Friday at Galveston County Memorial Cemetery in Hitchcock to pay respects to military veterans.
Niko Nebout followed a solid opening round of 71 with a three-under par 69 on Day 2 of the Class 6A golf championship tournament Tuesday to earn a bronze medal at Legacy Hills Golf Club in Georgetown, just north of Austin.
Low pressure over the Oklahoma Panhandle and high pressure to the east is creating a strong pressure gradient and strong southerly winds over the Galveston area. Winds early this morning gusted to 39-mph in Galveston with gale force gusts common over offshore waters. This has led to a Coasta…
Groups, such as food pantries that provide services to low-income people, say numbers are on the rise in Galveston County’s wealthiest communities.
Galveston County is well represented as round one of the University Interscholastic League Class 6A State Championship golf tournament gets under way Monday at Legacy Hills Golf Club in Georgetown.
In their moment of need, and vulnerability, Galveston County residents can rest assured knowing Galveston Area Ambulance Authority (GAAA) is there to help and provide the highest quality of emergency medical care.
The number of Galveston County baseball teams still left standing in the UIL playoffs is down to three, as Santa Fe, Clear Springs and Dickinson will all face stiff competition in their respective regional quarterfinal matchups.
It should come as no surprise that the first two weeks of May have been exceedingly wet in Galveston County. The National Weather Service Office in League City/Dickinson has measured 10.26 inches of rain through the first 14 days of this month (8.49 inches more than would be anticipated for …
Bill Koster knew Clear Springs High School's Alli Schwartz had a future in the game of tennis. Just how quickly Schwartz would catch on has been a pleasant surprise to both.
Officials also closed the Houston Ship Channel because of the collision, but by late Sunday it reopened to some travel. About 47 outbound vessels and 48 inbound vessels are still waiting to travel through the channel, but one-way ship traffic and two-way barge traffic resumed by Sunday afternoon, according to U.S. Coast Guard officials.
Clear Springs' Kirk Collins won gold in the 110-meter hurdles and silver in the 300-meter hurdles, and La Marque's Jackeria Woodkins won gold in the 400-meter run to highlight Galveston County athletes' performances at Day 2 of the state track and field championships in Austin on Saturday.
“They don’t look like what you think of drug addicts,” said Galveston Sheriff’s Office Lt. Shawn Lozica. “It’s a lot of older people, on limited incomes, trying to supplement their income.”
After splitting two close games Friday, the Clear Springs Chargers exploded for eight runs in the third inning Saturday to blow by the Humble Summer Creek Bulldogs and win Game 3 of their Region III-6A area round playoff series, 9-1.
With both teams displaying excellent pitching and defense, only one run was needed to decide Game 2 of the best-of-three area round series Saturday at Humble High School, as the No. 3 state-ranked Kingwood Mustangs eked by the Clear Falls Knights, 1-0, to advance to the next round of the playoffs.
Showers and thunderstorms continue to develop along and off the Texas coast this morning. The storms are associated with a stationary frontal boundary along the coast and a 1010 MB low moving slowly northeastward along middle and upper-Texas coast.
“While we understand that speed counts to an extent — we all want the channel reopened — we have to find a way to lessen and eliminate the risk to the environment," officials said of when the spill might be cleaned. "We are taking a measured, cautious approach to this.”
Galveston County residents awoke Friday to assess the damage from overnight rains, the heaviest of which were in the north communities.
The Kingwood Mustangs used a little combination of everything to shut out the Clear Falls Knights, 6-0, in Game 1 of their best-of-three Region III-6A area round playoff series at David Sitton Field.
The Clear Springs Chargers split a pair of highly competitive playoff games Friday afternoon against Humble Summer Creek, setting up a deciding Game 3 in their best-of-three Region III-6A area round series.
After a night of pouring rain and howling wind, Galveston County residents awoke Friday morning to asses the damage of what forecasters warn was only a first round of storms expected to pass through the area.
Showers and thunderstorms will develop again tonight and into Saturday morning. Heavy rainfall will be possible and could result in flash flooding. There could be as much as another 5 inches of rain over the next day, according to the weather service.
Voters on Saturday overwhelmingly approved $145 million in bonds, the city’s first propositions in 27 years, but work on the projects, in some cases, actually predates the May election, city officials said.
Olivia Lueking will be the lone Clear Creek track and field athlete competing at the UIL State Track and Field Championships, punching her ticket to Austin two Saturdays ago with a gold medal finish at the Region III-6A Championships.
Thunderstorms rolled across Galveston County yesterday afternoon into this morning. Rainfall amounts varied quite widely from less than an inch on Galveston Island to 3-4 inches across northern parts of the County, where some localized flooding was reported.
When asked what is a common thread they share, the Clear Falls girls 4x400-meter relay team’s members agree its their self-described goofy personalities, but their playful nature belies a group dead serious about improving upon their sixth place finish at state last year at this year’s UIL State Track and Field Championships.