Drivers on Interstate 45 faced two obstacles Monday afternoon after a 18-wheeler jackknifed into a concrete divider and a half naked man ran into the traffic lanes, authorities said.
After a season that saw Friendswood, Santa Fe and Ball High all make the playoffs with Texas City in close contention, local volleyball players were well represented in the All-District 18-5A awards.
In their 2022-23 regular season opener at home Saturday afternoon, the young La Marque basketball running Cougars overcame early struggles and surged in the second half to come away with a 61-45 win over the Santa Fe Indians.
The Galveston County Health District has seen a surge in the cases of RSV in the county, an illness that predominantly targets children.
It wasn't the most deadly year for the rally, which draws many thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts to Galveston from across the country, but the toll was higher than most recent years.
The rain held off until the last Santa Fe huddle of 2022. After defeating Willowridge 32-7, the Indians took a knee while head coach Blake Ryder fervently said he loved them and how he will never forget them.
Needing a win to keep their playoff hopes alive, the Stingarees allowed just 107 total yards of offense as they downed Santa Fe 23-7 at TCISD Stadium on Friday night. The victory improved Texas City to 5-4 overall and 4-3 in District 9-5A-II heading into next Friday's regular season finale at Nederland.
Some voters were apprehensive about new technology billed as a way to make voting more secure against fraud. Some said they doubted the technology made voting any more secure, but most agreed the new machines were user-friendly and only slightly more complicated.
About 150 students in the high school's band, drill team and cheerleading squads were in three buses headed to Delmar Stadium in Houston for a football game against Waltrip High School when the crash happened about 11 a.m. Saturday, officials said.
Mothers of the victims of the 2018 Santa Fe High School shooting say they're frustrated by a school board decision to find a place other than the campus for a memorial to the 10 killed there.
Santa Fe, which took an early 21-0 lead, needed a few big plays on both sides of the ball to put away Galena Park 33-21 Thursday night at Galena Park ISD Stadium.
Santa Fe (4-2) gave Nederland (1-5) its second consecutive loss at Friday’s homecoming game at Joe Raitano Field with a 41-18 victory.